The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Blogsen-usTue, 23 Sep 2014 22:43:36 EDTTue, 23 Sep 2014 22:43:36 EDT Our Family Owes Governor Abercrombie<p>In the fall of 1983, when I returned from Massachusetts just as the leaves were turning yellow and gold to a bright and sunny Honolulu (where I would eat Japanese <i>bento</i> lunches at a then-new mall named "Ward Warehouse"*), the President of...Thu, 14 Aug 2014 02:49:49 EDTCandidate David Ige and Changing Demographics<p>Hawai'i State Democratic Party gubernatorial Primary candidate winner David Yutaka Ige was raised in Pearl City, now a very urbanized part of Honolulu, and was in the first graduating class at Pearl City High School in the mid-1970s.Sun, 10 Aug 2014 05:00:08 EDTThe Maui Grand Hotel, the Grandness of Wailuku,-the-Grandness-of-Wailuku.html<p><a href=', 26 Jul 2014 22:19:14 EDTFriday, 4 5 PM: Stuck Between Lahaina and Kihei,-4--5-PM--Stuck-Between-Lahaina-and-Kihei.html<p>I had heard about the sudden mass traffic pile-ups along the highway to Lahaina from Kihei, but I did not experience it first-hand until yesterday late afternoon.Sat, 12 Jul 2014 19:44:27 EDTCaptain Honolulu and 1960s Childhood TV Memories<p>If a visiting family flew into Kahului Airport on July 4th, rented a SUV, dashed into Costco and bought $600 worth of bottled Kirkland water, Kirkland milk, bread, huge packages of ham, cheese, several dozen eggs, slabs of BBQ ribs, and bags of...Sun, 6 Jul 2014 04:43:04 EDT