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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Lead. Grant relief. Don’t take more. Please.

We are in trying times now, folks.  Much of the state is closed.  The Capitol and many government offices, including the Department of Taxation, are...

Lockdown Review: LOWA’s Innox Pro Lo–a trail running and hiking hybrid you can wear...

As I post this article, Honolulu is in "lockdown" mode. Our health professionals tell us to eat nutritious food, keep a social...

Who’s Watching the Store?

It seems like every year we have a legislature, we have dozens of legislative tax proposals to wade through.  Some would lessen the burden...

An Excerpt from Wave Woman, a new memoir from Hawaii author, Vicky Heldreich Durand

Vicky Heldreich Durand has had a life-long love affair with surfing. She recently launched a memoir, Wave Woman: The Life and Struggles...

Green Fees – But Not the Golfing Kind

Senate Bill 2696, which the Senate has just given to the House for consideration, is a bill “Relating to Green Fees.”  These green fees have...

Just a Technical Change

Some of the bills making their way through our Legislature are sponsored by executive departments.  One such department, the Department of Taxation, is behind a...

Proposed State Improvement Surcharge

In the past few legislative sessions, there always had been one or two proposals to raise taxes in a big way.  Some of them...

Putting It Into Perspective: Is the Coronavirus Panic Politically Motivated?

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST “In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.”– Sun-Tzu

How Social Media Echo Chambers Dupe the Public

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST Social media has become a staple in our society. Through these platforms we stay connected with...

Product Review: Vortex Razor makes the cut

First introduced a few years ago, the Razor is Vortex’s top of the line red dot optic. The Razor occupies the...