The price of paradise: Why many Hawaii residents are forced to leave home

This article was originally published Nov. 26, 2019 by Niagara Frontier Publications, of Grand Island, New York. ••••••••••••••• By Lausei Kozub Special to Niagara Frontier Publications Hawaii is often referred to as “Paradise on Earth.” Located in the Pacific Ocean,

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“Why we left Hawaii”

Hawaii is notorious for its high taxes and excessive regulations. Hawaii’s cost of living is the highest in the U.S., and it’s resulted in more residents leaving the state than moving in. These are the stories of residents who made the difficult decision to leave the place the islands they once called home.