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Lore Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran Photos courtesy Gil Keith-Agaran Mom avoids taking pictures with only two other people. She will pose with one or with three others or more. Three in a photo is never an option. She never explains why...

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Our US Military on Maui Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran Growing up on Maui, the military was something in Honolulu or on TV or the movies. I had relatives in the armed forces and a number of my dad’s HC&S buddies and...

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Who Dey! Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran I’m a Cincinnati Bengals fan. And I’m not a bandwagon jumper. The dictionary defines a “fanatic” as a “person who is extremely enthusiastic about and devoted to some interest or activity.” The etymology is from...

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Who Day! Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran By the time this issue is published, I am confident Joe Burrow will have led my AFC North Division Cincinnati Bengals to a convincing win over the Raiders in the NFL WildCard Round! That will...

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Passion in Paradise Reviewed Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran Former West O‘ahu State Senator Will Espero has written his first novel (he earlier released a collection of his haikus). Set firmly in today’s Honolulu, Espero writes about what he knows well—Hawai‘i politics,...

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Total Recall Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran A few days before All Hallow’s Eve, some people held a rally announcing a petition drive to recall Maui Mayor Michael Victorino. Under the Maui County Charter, in the next month or so, they will...

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