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Winter on Maui

Mar. 3, 2010 (3583 views)

Its been really cold the last week on Maui.  We had to sleep in our PJs.  I think there are 8 houses on Maui with heating systems but I just heard that through the grapevine.We're all thankful that the tsunami fizzled out.  We were probably safe at 3,000ft though...

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Posted By tross

Hawaiian Telcom Wireless Portout Fee

Feb. 11, 2010 (3159 views)

02/11/2010Hawaiian Telcom Wireless charges a fee to move your phone number to another provider (it's hidden in the fine print). The customer service agent I spoke with said there was no charge to simply close the account but to close your account and move your number they charge $25 plus tax per number. Does it sound like they care about their customers?Verizon DOESN'T charge this fee:

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Posted By Listen-up

Our Honeymoon in Mauii

Dec. 31, 2009 (2599 views)

Hey guys, my husband (wow thats the first time I have written that :)) and I just got back from 10 days in Mauii where we went for our Honeymoon.I have to say, we couldn't have picked a better place to celebrate our marriage and start our new life together.The only bad thing I can say is that it was over way too soon. We are thinking about making it a yearly tradition to take a break each year and celebrate our many many anniversaries to come.I have even just started with...

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Posted By AmeliaJ

Pineapple Aloha

Dec. 27, 2009 (2820 views)

There's a time in our lives when we have to seek new practices in which we could learn something from it. Our world is a multi-faceted place inhabited by people known for their dynamism and spunk - I, too, belong to this category and may I say that embracing another foreign tradition is a must to my small business.I've recently targeted Hawaii for my next business expo - my business partners urged me to participate in a culture...

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Posted By lindapenny

Maui Weddings Spousal Relationship in a Truthful Sense

Dec. 8, 2009 (3529 views)

Human beings lead their whole life with different kinds of relationships. If there is no relationship existed, then the very existence of mankind will be under severe threat. The relationship between father and son, mother and daughter, husband and wife are put to litmus-test during different phases of life. The relation between husband and wife is quite demanding of them all. Two unknown souls tie nuptial knot to spend the rest of their lives together. Better understanding, making compromises on...

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Posted By Morgan

Small number of people responsible for alcohol ban

Sep. 14, 2009 (8707 views)

Is anybody really seeing the big picture here? Let me try to give you the Reader's Digest version of what is going on with banning alcohol at Charley Young Beach. Ninety-eight percent of the time, the beach is being used with an unsaid cooperation and understanding for other beachgoers and everything is just another day at the beach. Now enter the other 2 percent who have not a care in the world for anybody but their own arrogant selves and who also have no respect for the residents and...

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Posted By Friends of Charley Young Beach

One "wing nut whacko" on a campaign

Sep. 4, 2009 (3595 views)

Since my "snatching" of the up-side down flag from the county council chambers, many people have shared their opinions with me, some in support, and some not, regarding my action.  Everyone has been civil about expressing their opinions, all except one person.  He calls himself "MauiMatt", and has embarked on a one man campaign to discredit me. He hides behind a blank bio with no picture and spews his hate filled...

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Posted By Friends of Charley Young Beach


Sep. 4, 2009 (1659 views)

well im doing a maui project in my history project and i need info on the main facts on maui...

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Posted By NA HUAZ

Slight of hand, the political shell game

Aug. 27, 2009 (3387 views)

So, on Tuesday, August 25th, the Maui county council passed the ban on alcohol consumtion at CYB.  Three members of the council, including council president Danny Mateo, were not present to record their vote, for or against.  And yet again, Jo Anne Johnson, author of the bill, pontificated about the conduct of beach goers.  It was just one week ago that Ms. Johnson told the attendee's at the Kihei Community Association meeting that, that was not her motive for "supporting",...

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Posted By Friends of Charley Young Beach

Up-date got lost...

Aug. 9, 2009 (3080 views)

Aloha friends,I attended the County council meeting on Friday, August 7th.  At that meeting, I took extreme offense to Wayne Nishiki's up-side down flag and took the occassion to remove it.  I spent about two hours drafting a post for this blog to cover the CYB issue, and to address my removal of the offending flag.  When I clicked "post", it took me back to the sign in page, and my post was lost.Rather then try to rewrite it, I am submitting a letter to the editor,...

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Posted By Friends of Charley Young Beach