The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 29 Nov 2015 07:05:50 EDTSun, 29 Nov 2015 07:05:50 EDT reasons to be thankful this editorial is written before Thanksgiving and, therefore, without the benefit of a stomach full of turkey and stuffing, one aspect of the holiday seems destined to have occurred: At some point on Thursday, all of us who live on Maui...Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTThanksgiving and charity - call it aloha - played a crucial role in the first American Thanksgiving celebration. Although not unique to Western culture, thanksgiving or harvest festivals have been held in many countries for hundreds of years.Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTBelieving in miracles years ago this holiday season, an elderly woman lay dying in a hospital bed. Her two sons stood by as the doctor, a family friend, told the old woman there was nothing more that could be done for he.Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDT'Tis the season week marks the kickoff of the 2015 holiday season. Many of us will be dusting off the Christmas decorations, getting them ready or perhaps even putting a few up this week.Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTWelcome to basketball fans week is always an exciting time on Maui - and not just because we're getting ready to give thanks for all our blessings and fill the ol' tank with turkey and stuffing.Sun, 22 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDT