Do you think Maui County ought to encourage industrial hemp farming? Do you have an opinion on people smoking at bus stops? Then you might want to check out tomorrow's Maui County Council meeting. There's a lot on the meeting agenda (click here to read it), but two items caught my eye. First is a resolution titled "URGING CONGRESS TO PASS THE INDUSTRIAL HEMP FARMING ACT OF … [Read more...] about Maui County Council taking up industrial hemp, bus stop smoking at Sept. 4 meeting
The 21st birthday milestone will soon evolve for Hawaii residents. It will not only mark the day they’re legally allowed to purchase alcoholic beverages, but tobacco products as well. On June 19, Gov. David Ige signed Act 122, making Hawaii the first state to prohibit the sale, purchase, possession and consumption of cigarettes, other tobacco products and electronic smoking … [Read more...] about What it means that Hawaii will soon raise the legal smoking age to 21
Eh Brah! So, you like to vaporize or smoke E-cigs on the bus and in the mall? This product is too new and there isn’t enough research done to determine the long term health effects. I bet 90 percent or more of the users don’t even know what the ingredients are! It’s not fair for keiki or the health-conscious to breathe in nicotine-laced, scented e-liquid in an enclosed space … [Read more...] about Eh Brah, No Vaping On Da Maui Bus!