Ergonomic tips for ‘computer neck’
May 26, 2016 Do you spend a lot of time working at a computer or slumped over a desk? Do you have chronic neck and upper back pain from prolonged computer use? For many computer workers, improper work station... more »»
Are you square?
May 19, 2016 Need to start taking credit cards for your business? Everyone is talking about the new credit card slider device called Square that plugs in the headphone jack on top or underneath the iPad or the... more »»
Is it safe to crack your own neck?
April 28, 2016 You’ve been sitting at your computer all day, and your neck feels stiff. You roll your head around and hear a pop in your neck that makes it feel better. more »»
Two new complaints
April 14, 2016 I’ve been informed by several people who visited a store that sells and repairs Apple products, and they were told the store won’t repair any Apple device over three years old. more »»
John T., Twinkies and 200,000
April 14, 2016 KAHULUI — How many people does it take to pick up and deliver 200,000 books? Answer: One. How many miles do you have to drive to do that? Answer: 13,00. more »»
Lahaina loses town treasure
April 7, 2016 LAHAINA — There are starving writers and starving artists, and art galleries from time to time that struggle to do well. more »»
Investors plan mega changes in Lahaina
March 31, 2016 LAHAINA — Inspired by the committee studying whether the County of Maui should have a county manager to run things instead of the mayor, a group of wealthy Lahaina residents (who made fortunes on th... more »»
New tracking device launched
March 31, 2016 Kickstarter projects are inspired by entrepreneurs and backyard inventors. One that I invested in last year arrived in my mailbox the other day. more »»
Get your head on straight
March 31, 2016 Have you ever been involved in an auto accident — even a minor fender-bender — and whiplashed your neck? Have you ever hit your head or suffered a concussion? Have you engaged in any high-impact... more »»
We can eat with men, queen declares
March 10, 2016 LAHAINA — Near the King’s Road (now Front Street) on the makai (ocean) side, the first western-style dwelling in the islands went up in Lahaina in 1798. more »»
The fascinating life of Queen Ka‘ahumanu
March 3, 2016 LAHAINA — She was considered sprightly and beautiful. She loved to paddle in canoes, swim and surf, and fly kites. She loved board games, especially checkers, and once beat 20 men on a shi. more »»
Singing the same song for visitors
February 25, 2016 KAPALUA — Answer this: on any given day in winter here, which state populates Maui with more visitors than any other? You would be surprised to know it is Alaska. more »»
A little about me
February 25, 2016 Around 1986, while in dry dock, I had to sleep on board a fishing boat in Kewalo Basin — smelling the aku factory make cat food 24/7 — while my boss stayed in a luxury hotel. more »»
Does spinal trauma cause migraine?
February 25, 2016 If you are currently living with migraine headaches, you are familiar with the classic symptoms of intense, throbbing pain on one or both sides of the head accompanied by nausea, vomiting, dizziness... more »»
Big changes for West Maui?
February 18, 2016 LAHAINA — Another big change for Maui beyond the end of sugar may be in the offing. Three reliable county officials have said rumors are afloat that Kaanapali Land Management Corp. more »»