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PROPOSED CON-AM FOR AN EDUCATION SURCHARGE ON INVESTMENT PROPERTY TAXES

Voters will be weighing in on two State Constitutional questions in the November General Election. First, voters will be asked whether a Constitutional Convention should be held. The last Constitutional Convention in 1978 resulted in key amendments protecting natural resources,...

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Maui Celebrates Filipino-American History Month

Philippine Flag Is Raised at County Building. Maui Fil-Am Heritage Festival on October 20. Alfredo G. Evangelista | Assistant Editor Maui no ka oi! Maui is unparalleled! Maui is the best! Its beaches, stately Haleakalā, the winding lush road to...

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The NFL Season Kicks Off… Who ya got?

Fil-Am Voice Staff The National Football League (NFL) remains the American sports juggernaut. With only thirty-two NFL franchises, Hawai‘i is one of twenty-eight states without a professional football team (when the Raiders move to Las Vegas in 2020, there will...

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The Silver Tsunami

Caregiving for our aging population. Alfredo G. Evangelista | Assistant Editor Maui’s growing aging population increasingly impacts lifestyle and healthcare options over generations. While multi-generational households persist for many reasons, the challenges posed by senior caregiving are requiring families to...

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Let Our Children Go: Families Belong Together

A first person account. Two months later, this is still a hot issue… Vince Bagoyo, Jr. | All photos courtesy Vince Bagoyo, Jr. On Saturday, June 23, 2018, I went to a border detention facility located at Otay Mesa, south...

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Changing of the Guard

Bobby Andrion moves up to head ILWU Local 142 Maui Division. Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran When I asked if I could email Bobby Andrion some topics I wanted to cover in a profile, the newly elevated head of ILWU Local 142’s...

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