The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 3 Mar 2015 09:42:42 EDTTue, 3 Mar 2015 09:42:42 EDT arrive, spur economy's visitor industry remains a marvel and the backbone of our economy. According to reports from the Hawai'i Tourism Authority, our island kicked off 2015 showing a .Sun, 1 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTA dangerous political game one agrees or disagrees with President Obama's unilateral executive action on immigration, the Republican threat to shut down the Department of Homeland Security in retaliation is lunacy.Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTMoratorium a good idea are longtime supporters of the efforts to simplify the process for short-term vacation rentals to obtain permits.Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTProductivity and pay interesting column in The Wall Street Journal addressed the decoupling of compensation from productivity that is shrinking the American middle class. "Closing the Productivity and Pay Gap" by William A.Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTStill behind closed doors inner workings of county government are somewhat confusing.Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT