Lahaina Newshttp://www.lahainanews.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 21 Nov 2014 14:02:39 EDTFri, 21 Nov 2014 14:02:39 EDT looking forward to basketball, politics - Kapano Gecko, the fictional character who sometimes writes for this column from the new computers at the Lahaina Library, is declaring island fever - the desire of some to get away from Maui because it is boring.Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTWrapping up September, October - It has been an amazing two months on once sleepy Maui with great festivals, an unprecedented election campaign and Kaanapali becoming a more happening place. It is no longer hard to find things to do beyond the beach.Thu, 13 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTCandidates focus on jobs, housing and budget at forum - What would Alan Arakawa or Tamara Paltin do if elected mayor next Tuesday? Answers emerged from a variety of questions posed to candidates for county mayor at a forum sponsored by the Rotary Club of Lahaina Sunset recentl.Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTCandidates for mayor state views in fast-paced exchange - One of the luxuries of a column is you can go in-depth more than in a news story.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTWhy it has been a great month... almost - At the recent TEDxMaui forum founded by highly talented Katie McMillan, the first speaker suggested that a good way to start each day after popping out of bed is to say, "It is going to be a great day!" In retrospect, September was a...Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT