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Tuesday, March 31, 2015         

Business

Hawaii Direct Mail
 Event organizer leases Fisherman's Wharf site
The local organizer of food, entertainment and shopping events including Hono­lulu Night Market and Eat the Street is expanding to a waterfront location at the former Fisherman's Wharf restaurant site at Kewalo Basin.  Story »
Unicold Corp. has agreed to pay $197,000 in penalties and to make health and safety improvements at its refrigerated food warehouse in Hono­lulu's airport area.  Story »

The head of Hawaii's largest public employee union sharply criticized Sen. Roz Baker for "bullying" rank-and-file union members who testified earlier this month against a controversial bill to privatize three Maui County hospitals.  Story »

BUSINESS BREAKING NEWS
 Business Briefs
Solar installations top isle home projects • McDonald's to test all-day breakfast • Century-old N.Y. matzo factory to go high tech • Consumer spending up 0.1% in February; and more Story »
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved the sale of Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. to NextEra Energy Inc., a step experts said was expected.  Story »


BUY LOCAL
Darlene Mandel has been collecting, designing and creating one-of-a-kind jewelry, fashion accessories such as hats and headpieces, up-cycled clothing, beach totes and other items since 1979. She may be best known for her so-called Esther Williams jewelry. Story »


WEALTH OF HEALTH
Simplicity is underrated. Instead, modern civilization is habituated to productivity and consumption. We send our children to school and ply them with extracurricular activities while maintaining a view toward higher education and good jobs. Story »


REARVIEW MIRROR
Yesterday was Kuhio Day, and I thought I'd write about the "Citizen Prince" in my column this week. A hundred years ago he was the bright, shining light of Hawaii, a man everyone looked up to, a leader of the Hawaiian people. Story »


TECH VIEW
We all know a healthy person when we see one, and we also know a sick person when we see one. In recent years, however, health care professionals have taken to address the group of folks who fall in the middle. Story »


TheBUZZ
And you thought eating gourmet popcorn couldn't possibly get more fun. Story »


AKAMAI MONEY
“Akamai Money” seeks out local experts to answer questions about business in Hawaii. If you have an issue you would like us to tackle, please email it to business@star- advertiser.com and put “Akamai Money” in the subject line.  Story »

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2015 First Hawaiian International Auto Show
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