The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Blogsen-usFri, 31 Oct 2014 03:15:32 EDTFri, 31 Oct 2014 03:15:32 EDT License Tests and 'Olelo Hawai'i'Olelo-Hawai'i.html<p>"<i>Tr gan teanga, tr gan anam</i>." (In the Irish language from Patrick Henry Pearse, an Irish nationalist leader)* <p> Translation to English: "A country without its language is a country without its soul.Sun, 26 Oct 2014 17:42:57 EDTThe Most Famous Hawai'i Architect Was from Haiku'i-Architect-Was-from-Haiku.html<p>The Wailuku Library is rather unassuming, like somebody's old house-but you should look carefully at this prominent historic building built in 1928 -- designed by C.W. Dickey, perhaps the greatest "regional" architect of Hawaii.Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:29:04 EDTA Positive Mood Lifts the Economy<p>It is late September, a few days until real "fall" in October, and it is still hot and still. Walking in an asphalt mall from the parking lot to an air-conditioned supermarket is an excruciating experience.Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:27:49 EDTWhat 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 EDT