THE STUFF OF NIGHTMARES Frank Lyko is a biologist at the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg with a narrow field of study: the marbled crayfish. But as Dr. Lyko and his colleagues report in a study published Feb. 5, there’s more to the six-inch crustacean than meets the eye. Until about 25 years ago, […]
Illustration: Andrew Miller
Alex Nakajima has been named the new general manager at Maui’s Kapalua Golf. Nakajima joins the Maui Golf Club directly from Princeville Makai Golf Club, located at the St. Regis Princeville Resort in Kauai; Nakajima served as general manager of the Kauai Golf Club since 2009. In addition to his GM role at Makai, Nakajima […]
Husbands, now you will actually have a charitable excuse for your annoyed wife to go golfing. Or vice-versa. Golf obsession can overtake any person even if he or she is not a 55-year-old dad; it’s still perplexing to anyone on the outside, sort of like a cult or Tupperware party. Take your Callaway drivers […]
CANADIAN SEX CHANNELS NOT SUFFICIENTLY CANADIAN The Canadian Radio-television & Telecommunications Commission in March reprimanded three pornography broadcast stations–not for excessively erotic fare, but for violating Canada’s protectionist, patriotic rules requiring that at least 35 percent of all content be of Canadian origin. According to its notice, the 24-hour AOV Adult Movie Channel, XXX Action […]
THURSDAY, JAN. 3 PROTECT KAHO‘OLAWE FILM – Puka Puka presents George Helm Kaho’olawe Aloha ‘Aina. In collaboration with Protect Kaho‘olawe Ohana and produced in 1977, George Helm Kaho’olawe Aloha ‘Aina documents the early days of the Protect Kaho’olawe ‘Ohana and the speeches and performances of George Helm, one of the founders of the organization, who […]
THURSDAY, NOV. 8 BRUNDIBAR THE BULLY – Calling all keiki: The Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA) will present Brundibar the Bully, a story of perseverance, resilience and courage based on a Czechoslovakian children’s opera. Recommended for ages five and up, the 40-min show will be filled with puppets and live performance. Don’t miss out […]
Eh Mr. Angry Golfer Man: Guess you didn’t get da memo that we go at a different speed here. You roll up to the shave-ice stand with your snot-nosed grandkid and immediately start mumbling under your breath that the line’s moving too slow. Turn around! There’s a gorgeous ocean right behind you, palm trees swaying […]
The Kanaka Hekili Motorcycle Club is hosting their 4th Annual Golf tournament/fundraiser on January 23rd at the Ellair Maui Golf Club.
Sponsoring a golf hole (you receive an advertisement by the golf hole) costs $100.
The club is also asking for donations of prizes or gift certificates for the