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Dinengdeng & Pinakbet

Judge Alfred Laureta’s life and legacy honors our shared Filipino ancestry and community. Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran Photographs of past Directors of the State of Hawai‘i Department of Labor and Industrial Relations line the walls of a conference room at the...

Google Is Not Everything…

The Coup D’état Crisis Alexis Joy Viloria | Maui High School January 6th, 2021. This day in history will forever be remembered as a remarkable one. From the runoff election in Georgia to the counting of electoral votes and a...

Iti Salun-At Yo

Vaccine for the COVID-19 Virus What you need to know! Errol Buntuyan, M.D. Our nation and our local Maui community have been hit hard with increased COVID positive cases in the last two months. It is undeniable the COVID-19 virus...

Kwento Kwentuhan

Support Local Small Businesses in 2021 Liza A Pierce of “A Maui Blog” | All photos courtesy Liza Pierce Happy New Year! With the New Year comes many new opportunities. Opportunities for self-improvement and opportunities to serve and support our...

Let’s Talk Pinoy!

Goodbye 2020. What a year to remember or forget! It’s the year that didn’t turn out the way we expected it would be. Was surviving the global pandemic on your plan or goal? It’s been a tough year for many...

Ating Kabuhayan

Faith: In Evidence—Securely Knowing You’re in God’s Hands John A.H. Tomoso† A formal definition of faith is “the theological virtue defined as secure belief in God and a trusting acceptance of God’s will.” For Christians, this definition is not just...

Dinengdeng & Pinakbet

For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour … Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran How do you safely celebrate what are, at heart, family holidays in a pandemic? While government and health leaders advised caution, apparently a...

Community Briefs

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Community... in action

Editor’s note: Send your community briefs to info@filamvoice.com. This month’s column was compiled by Assistant Editor Alfredo G. Evangelista. BAHAY KUBO HERITAGE FOUNDATION With the renovation of the roof of the Bahay Kubo at Kepaniwai Park completed through a grant...

Community... in action

Editor’s note: Send your community briefs to info@filamvoice.com. This month’s column was compiled by Assistant Editor Alfredo G. Evangelista. BAHAY KUBO HERITAGE FOUNDATION The renovation by the Bahay Kubo Heritage Foundation of the roof of the Bahay Kubo at Kepaniwai...

Community... in action

Editor’s note: Send your community briefs to info@filamvoice.com. This month’s column was compiled by Assistant Editor Alfredo G. Evangelista. BAHAY KUBO HERITAGE FOUNDATION The renovation by the Bahay Kubo Heritage Foundation of the roof of the Bahay Kubo at Kepaniwai...

Community... in action

Editor’s note: Send your community briefs to info@filamvoice.com. This month’s column was compiled by Assistant Editor Alfredo G. Evangelista. BAHAY KUBO HERITAGE FOUNDATION The Bahay Kubo Heritage Foundation continues the rehabilitation of the Bahay Kubo at Kepaniwai Park. The roof...

Community... in action

Editor’s note: Send your community briefs to info@filamvoice.com. This month’s column was compiled by Assistant Editor Alfredo G. Evangelista. Bayanihan One definition of Bayanihan is helping a neighbor as a community; doing a job together, lesseing the workload and making...

Editors Desk

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Welcoming the New Year

Welcoming the New Year Enjoy you, so others can, too! I believe we all agree 2020 was wild and crazy with the pandemic we now want to forget. I don’t know about you but I certainly will not miss year...

The Meaning of Christmas

The Meaning of Christmas Reason to Celebrate … 2020 was a challenging year due to the pandemic that altered the way we celebrate special holidays like not meeting in person with our families and friends for dinner. Despite the health risks...

Turning the Page, Beginning Anew …

Whew! What a dramatic ending to the 2020 presidential election! The Biden and Harris team are projected as president and vice president elect. This is a very historic moment for our nation—with Harris as the first woman and a person...

Open Our Economy Safely

Open Our Economy Safely Our Working Families Need to Get Back to Work … Oh, what a relief. After over seven months of shutting down our Maui economy, we are finally beginning to somewhat see a light at the end of...

Make Your Voice Heard… VOTE!

The 2020 elections are like no other in Maui’s history—one that will be transformational. During this election, voters can change how and who will manage Maui’s governmental operations. The choice is between activist candidates and policies versus moderate and pragmatic...