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Well-paid assistants to mayor fail at responding

September 19, 2014 On Aug. 12, I called the Mayor’s Office regarding a missed trash pickup with no next-day pickup. I left a message. Eight business days later, still no callbac. more »»

Bill O’Reilly owes people of Hawaii an apology

September 19, 2014 Bill O’Reilly, host of “The O’Reilly Factor” on Fox News, owes the state of Hawaii an apology. On Labor Day, in the section called “Water’s World,” there was a piece about the state of Hawaii. more »»

Chemical giants are putting poison in your food

September 19, 2014 Talk about misinformation, or disinformation. The upcoming genetically modified organism moratorium ballot initiative is to halt growing of GMO plants and that is all. more »»

Those who oppose GMOs refusing to accept facts

September 19, 2014 The anti-genetically modified organism crowd reminds me of the neocons who refuse to accept facts and natural evolution. more »»

Government manipulated to benefit insiders

September 19, 2014 Maui County government has three equal branches of government. The purpose of that arrangement is to provide checks and balances so as to prevent wrongdoing. It is, by design, an adversarial syst. more »»

Electricity bills should show detailed expenses

September 19, 2014 Hawaiian Electric Cos./Maui Electric Co. have the highest per capita renewable power, yet electricity costs tripled from 2002 and used less fuel. more »»

Farming on Maui protected by GMO moratorium bill

September 19, 2014 The Maui County GMO Temporary Moratorium bill would be better served if it were simply called “The Protection of Farming on Maui Bill,” for that is what it is designed to do. more »»

Arakawa makes bad decisions; elect Paltin

September 18, 2014 It takes more than just experience to lead Maui County well. Mayor Alan Arakawa has a lot of experience but can’t seem to make good decisions for the people of Maui. more »»

Research continuing to unveil the hazards of GMOs

September 18, 2014 DNA from genetically modified crops can be transferred into humans who eat them. more »»

Wording on ballot question for GMOs is confusing

September 18, 2014 While I agree wholeheartedly with the Sept. 12 “Today’s Editorial” that we must oppose a ban on genetically modified organisms in Maui County, I disagree with the proposed wording for the Nov. more »»

Government threats to family are shocking if true

September 18, 2014 So, maybe now we can end the trash talk on Maui and the focus on our small issues about the mayor vs. the County Counci. more »»

Resist development, keep Cochran on the council

September 17, 2014 What do you want Maui to look like in 50 years? Do you want it to look like Oahu, with two-hour-plus commutes during rush hour? Do you want a million-plus people spread across the land in buildings... more »»

Mokulele Airlines pilot’s heroic actions recalled

September 17, 2014 We are approaching the one-year anniversary of the Mokulele Airlines flight losing its engine over the ocean and landing safely on Piilani Highway with 10 people aboar. more »»

Those in power the force behind military spending

September 17, 2014 In response to a Sept. 6 letter writer’s question about why the U.S. engages in fights it cannot win: There are millions of Americans that feel the same way. more »»

Change the watering time for Kihei soccer field

September 17, 2014 Can someone please tell me why the new soccer field in Kihei, just off Highway 31, is being watered at 12:50 in the afternoon and not after the sun goes down? And why not put another stage for solar... more »»

Re-elect Cochran and allow our voices be heard

September 17, 2014 Maui is at an ecological tipping point and we desperately need a mayor and a council that understand smart growth and sustainability. more »»

Include the cost of trash service in property tax

September 17, 2014 The best way to save a lot of money collecting trash is to simply do what the City and County of Honolulu does. The City of Los Angeles and many other cities do the same thing. more »»

Housing ordinance is in serious need of reform

September 17, 2014 I strongly support the need to reform the county’s Workforce Housing Ordinance. more »»

NFL commissioner doesn’t deserve to lose his job

September 17, 2014 It’s sad to witness this whole Ray Rice ordeal, and now it seems the NFL commissioner will be fired. It’s really not fair since he was just doing his job (although $42 million a year seems excessive). more »»

Homosexuals deserving of rights, but not marriage

September 16, 2014 A Sept. 8 letter writer lamented Gov. Neil Abercrombie’s primary loss, blaming it on “narrow-minded” voters. more »»

 
 

 

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