The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Blogsen-usTue, 3 Mar 2015 17:42:06 EDTTue, 3 Mar 2015 17:42:06 EDT "Kona Club" and Staying Together In the Big City"Kona-Club"-and-Staying-Together-In-the-Big-City.html<p>Many years ago I spoke of a Honolulu banker to a friend of mine (A.). When he heard the name, A. said "Yes, he is a Kona Club member".Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:00:49 EDTMass Transit and Paying for It<p>There is a lot of news, mostly about the budget, regarding the mass transit project on the Island of Oahu.Sat, 7 Feb 2015 21:22:33 EDTThree Dishes that I Can't Forget't-Forget.html<p>Lobster Roll (Boston, Massachusetts) Summer Shack is a unpretentious restaurant, not up-scale at all, but close to major hotels, like the Sheraton, in the Back Bay section of Boston.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:24:33 EDTTiny Geckos and Giant Whales<p>Last year about this time we noticed in the evenings, about 8 PM, that a gecko, just over an inch, would start a journey from behind our Japanese <i>tansu</i> cabinet above the living room windows, then across a long wall to the bathroom adjacen...Mon, 19 Jan 2015 17:43:51 EDTBell's palsy and Me's-palsy-and-Me.html<p>On a Sunday morning this fall, after waking up, I felt strange. <p> As I ate breakfast, my spouse C. commented that my eyes were not blinking in a synchronized fashion, as my eyes usually did: my right eye was open during my left eye "blink.Sat, 13 Dec 2014 20:33:19 EDT