It's remarkable that websites like Maui Now and MauiWatch describe themselves as "news organizations." Maui Now "is 100% focused on covering news that matters to Maui," it says. Maui Watch says it's "the model for high quality crowd sourced news in the 21st century." Sorry, I just laughed so hard I fell on the floor. Seriously though, Maui Now and MauiWatch are what we call … [Read more...] about Maui ‘news’ organizations ‘cover’ Hawaii AG prosecuting deputy prosecutor for dog leash violations
BEST LOCAL FACEBOOK FAN PAGE MAUIWATCH Maui’s 24-7 News Source, MAUIWatch, definitely knows what’s up on Maui right when it’s happening. Acting like Maui’s eye in the sky, these guys must have a tiny army of ambassadors strategically positioned around the island to get the news to Maui Facebook followers so quickly. Whether it’s traffic, power outages, surf reports, shark … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2016: Best Facebook Fan Page on Maui: MAUIWATCH
This was a year of great storms, both political and climatic. It’s the year we got the new governor that apparently everyone wanted, and the year some of Maui’s most powerful and infamous police officers decided to hang up their badges (some more willing than others). This was the year Kimo Apana attempted to make a big comeback, while voters made Governor Neil Abercrombie take … [Read more...] about 2014 Maui Year In Review
Yes, kids, it's true: Maui Police Officer Keith Taguma, a 30-year veteran of the force, will retire this week. Drivers in Wailuku can now rest a bit easier: Taguma's parking ticket reign of terror is nearly at an end. Rumors of Taguma's impending retirement have been flying around Wailuku for months. I even asked Lt. William Juan, the Maui Police spokesman, about it back in … [Read more...] about Report: Maui Police Officer Keith Taguma To Retire This Week
1. According to the Aug. 11 Maui News, Alexander & Baldwin’s second quarter report shows that the company’s agribusiness division made $400,000 in profits. What did their ag bring in profit-wise during the same quarter last year? A. $506,000 B. $1.8 million C. $3.1 million D. $5.9 million E. $8.3 million 2. Though Neldon “AZD” Mamuad, the founder of the … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: What do you know about Chris Pratt?