Attend a Nisei Veterans Leadership Series Lunch at Kahili Golf Course on Sunday, December 16th. For this edition, the guest speaker will be Linda Lingle (Governor of Hawai‘i from 2002-2010). Lingle will share thoughts and observations on leadership. She’ll also welcome governors Ariyoshi, Waihee, Ige, and Abercrombie. Ticket price includes a buffet lunch. Call or email … [Read more...] about Nisei Veterans Leadership Series Lunch at Kahili Golf Course
It’s hard to believe sometimes that we’ve been around for two decades. Sure, we’ve changed a lot in that time (what hasn’t?). But in that time, we’ve brought you a lot of stories–some good, others not so much, but all with the goal of publishing interesting, readable and honest stories about what’s really going on in Maui County. That commitment remains the same today as it was … [Read more...] about MauiTime celebrates 20 years of independent journalism
Elmer Cravalho was a rare individual who made a mark on both Maui and Hawaii history. A man of considerable intelligence and energy, he wielded tremendous power on state and county stages for 25 years. But in the days following his death on June 27 at the age of 90, the obituaries for Cravalho that appeared in The Maui News and Honolulu Star-Advertiser amounted to thin … [Read more...] about Using newly declassified documents, we examine the legacy of Elmer Cravalho, Maui County’s most important political leader.
Well, the first day of the 2016 Republican National Convention made it into the history books. And yeah, the five-day long coronation of Donald Trump as the party's presidential candidate was every bit the dumpster fire that pundits predicted. What we didn't expect was that (a) former Hawaii Governor Linda Lingle would speak and (b) she'd be the catalyst for some of those … [Read more...] about Former Hawaii Gov. Linda ‘Cunning’ Lingle makes headlines at Republican National Convention
1. According to a June 29 news release from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average worker in the U.S. earns $23.23/hour. How much does the average worker in Kahului earn by comparison? A. $19.83/hour B. $20.83/hour C. $21.83/hour D. $22.83/hour E. $23.83/hour 2. Last week, for unannounced reasons, former Hawaii Governor Linda Lingle resigned from her post as … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: What do you know about former Hawaii Governor Linda Lingle’s recent resignation?