Coconut Poll Readers Survey: Has Hawaii's high cost of living affected your physical and/or mental health? This week we talked about research that shows increases in the minimum wage will lead to decreased suicide rates. See our article: https://mauitime.com/news/health/raise-the-minimum-wage-and-reduce-suicide-study-says/ Vote and leave a comment below for a … [Read more...] about Coconut Poll: Cost of Living and Your Health
If you’ve stepped into Joy’s Place Live in Pukalani, chances are you were met by the smiling faces of either Joy White or Tyua Sereda, working hard as they prepared ingredients behind the counter. A very small pick-up shop that originated as a production kitchen, Joy’s Place Live has become an island favorite for its simple and genuine approach to healthy eating. “The bottom … [Read more...] about Joy’s Place LIVE! – Healthy Take Home in Pukalani
How medical marijuana dispensaries handle money is a huge problem nationwide. Just. Plain. Huge. In January, the Los Angeles Times reported that the whole industry is on track to bring in about $7 billion in revenue in 2018, which means the problem's only going to get worse. The problem is very simple: though many states, including Hawaii, have legalized the sale of … [Read more...] about Hawaii unveils ‘banking solution’ for state’s medical cannabis dispensaries
I’m a medical marijuana patient. I have a brain tumor and residual health issues from the brain surgeries and cancer treated in the last five years. But the other night, someone waltzed into my yard and took my three plants that were in my greenhouse. I’m just super bummed, feeling stupid for not trusting my instincts and beefing up my security. If you find out any groms on the … [Read more...] about Eh Brah! The marijuana plants you stole were my medicine!
ARAKAWA AND WHITE FIGHT A LAND WAR! The ongoing war between Maui County Mayor Alan Arakawa and the bulk of the Maui County Council really got heated today over a huge stretch of West Maui coast. At issue is the Arakawa Administration’s proposed purchase of 186 acres of oceanfront property stretching from the Pali to Puamana that’s currently owned by the Makila Land Company … [Read more...] about Mayor Alan Arakawa and Councilman Mike White Fight A Land War Over West Maui Coast While Hawaii Health Connector Is On Life Support