Renew your subscription
What’s Next
Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Rope A Dope
Most of you may have heard about a fundraising program for Special Olympics called “Over the Edge.” People raise a minimum of $1,000 in donations...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Car Toon
As busy as my staff is here at MidWeek, I always try to find ways to lighten things up. One way is to feed them....

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Of Mice And Men
So the other morning I was going to blend myself a protein shake for breakfast. One of the ingredients I throw in is a banana....

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Drop In The Bucket
Although the weather really sucked with the passing of Hurricane Ana, the good news is no one was seriously hurt. Still, there was a lot...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Hello Dolly!
I may have mentioned that several weeks ago my wife’s family was in town. That included her 7-year-old niece. For the most part, she hung...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Wet Blanket
The other evening, as my wife and I headed for bed, she paused and asked me where Buddy’s blanket was. First of all, with the...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // In The Moment
I would like to commission some doctors and scientists to do a study on the way my wife thinks. The problem with that is I...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Breakfast Of Champions
I have to say that perhaps my most-favorite meal of the day is breakfast. Maybe because it is a meal that celebrates that I’m still...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Special Delivery
People who read my column often ask me if I have to get permission before I write things. The answer is yes, I have to...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Sweat Shop
I recently celebrated my 56th birthday. Right, I celebrate fiber. Seriously, lately I’ve really been feeling older than my age although my body feels like...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // All Washed Up
Man, I had a pretty busy weekend the other week. And by busy I mean I was inundated with chores that had to do with...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Dodging Bullets
The past couple of years, I haven’t done much travel off the island. I, however, recently made a single-day business trip to a Neighbor Island....

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Toast Of The Town
I think because I write in such a public forum, people assume that I am a good public speaker. I do all right, I guess,...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Hero Is A Sandwich
We had the pleasure of a major family visit last week: my wife’s sister and her family, plus my wife’s older brother and his family,...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Guilt By Association
There is nothing I wouldn’t do for my wife. In our years together, she has always put me first, and so I hope I have...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // No More Screeching
Even though as publisher of MidWeek, I’m technically the boss, in my office I’m more like the opposite of boss. I’m the opposite of boss...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Driven To Tears
Time flies when you have kids. We have two so I feel like I’ve been in a forward-moving time machine — blink and a year...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // At Your Disposal
“Ron, I need you!” Those are words that I believe most husbands would like to hear from their wives. That is, unless they are followed...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Looking Back At 30 Years Of ‘MidWeek’
July 18, 1984 That was the date of our first issue of MidWeek 30 years ago. When we started, we actually had a weekly competitor...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Demand And Supply
I realize this column has become my outlet for venting the woes of my domestic life. Let me make it completely clear that I am...


MidWeek Newsletter
2013-2014 Ilima Awards