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Righteous Reggae Show Ep60

Righteous Roger celebrates 420 with some of his favorite ganja tunes. Classics from Bob Marley, Eek-a-Mouse, Rita Marley, the Mighty Diamonds and much more.  It’s time to reggae and chill with Episode 60.  Listen now exclusively on the MAUIWatch Radio Network.  If you have any requests, questions, or want to send your music for airplay consideration email Righteous Roger, roger@mauiwatch.com. …

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BREAKING: House GOP abruptly pulls troubled health care bill

WASHINGTON (AP) – Speaker Paul Ryan has abruptly pulled the Republicans’ troubled health care overhaul off the House floor. The decision was a humiliating setback for President Donald Trump and congressional leaders. The bill had appeared all but certain to be defeated Friday. The roll call was on track to occur in about an hour. The measure has been a …

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Hawaii asks Federal Court to block implementation of new travel ban order

Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin announced yesterday that the state of Hawaii has filed a motion for a temporary restraining order in its federal lawsuit against President Donald Trump, following the new executive order banning travel from six Muslim-majority nations issued earlier this week. Yesterday’s filings ask the court to declare that sections 2 and 6 of the March 6, …

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Netflix comedy tour brings Sandler, Spade, Schneider to Maui

Netflix Presents comedy times three live on stage. Adam Sandler, one of the most endearing goofballs to ever grace the stages of Saturday Night Live, will be joined by his friends David Spade and Rob Schneider all live on stage as Sandy Wexler’s Here Comes The Funny Tour makes a stop at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater …

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Movie Princess Leia “Carrie Fisher” has Died

Carrie Fisher, the actress best known as Star Wars‘ Princess Leia Organa, has died after suffering a heart attack. She was 60. Family spokesman Simon Halls released a statement to PEOPLE on behalf of Fisher’s daughter, Billie Lourd: “It is with a very deep sadness that Billie Lourd confirms that her beloved mother Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning,” …

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Singer George Michael died on Christmas Day

80’s mega hit singer “George Michael” Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou (25 June 1963 – 25 December 2016), known professionally as George Michael, was an English singer, songwriter, and record producer, who rose to fame as a member (with Andrew Ridgeley) of the music duo Wham!. He was best known in the 1980s and 1990s with his style of post-disco dance-pop, with best-selling …

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We remember 9/11, a brief history and tribute to those who fallen

On September 11, 2001 at around 02:40 AM Hawaii Standard Time while most of us were sleeping, the events of the 9/11 terror attacks were just getting started. BACKSTORY NEW YORK CITY-MANHATTAN: On the morning of September 11, 2001, the people of New York City was just waking up and getting their days going. At the FDNY Fire Houses, the …

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G Money’s Movie Review: The Shallows

Movies about the terror of shark attacks are frightening and gut wrenching. The feeling of helplessness and being dragged down into the dark abyss by the gaping maw of a razor teeth beast as the light of day fades and your last breath leaves your body is a nightmarish vision. The movie “Jaws”, to this day, has no equal when …

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Water main break reported in Maalaea

The Department of Water Supply is repairing a mainline break in Maalaea, fronting the Maui Electric Maalaea Power Plant on North Kihei Road. The Department is asking that all residents and businesses in the area conserve water and avoid any unnecessary water use until 12:00 noon today. We regret any inconvenience this may cause. Please call the 24-hour service line …

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