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Group wants Postal Service to honor singer Alfred Apaka

Updated on  June 24, 2016 at 7:55 pm

Group wants Postal Service to honor singer Alfred Apaka

Updated on  June 24, 2016 at 7:55 pm

Business Breaking News

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                                Trader John Romolo worked on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange today.Global stocks and the pound plunged after Britons voted to leave the European Union.

U.S. stocks tumble the most in 10 months after U.K. Brexit vote

Updated on  June 24, 2016 at 10:20 am

U.S. stocks tumble the most in 10 months after U.K. Brexit vote

Updated on  June 24, 2016 at 10:20 am

Briefs

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Honolulu Coffee to open cafe in Canada

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Honolulu Coffee will open its first North American location Thursday with a cafe in Vancouver, British Columbia. Read More

Akamai Money

Donna Jones

New salary threshold will affect many businesses Dec. 1

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Updated on  June 12, 2016 at 1:00 am
Question: What was the final decision by Fair Labor Standards Act regarding the minimum wage? Read More

Tech View

Keep in touch overseas via phone carrier or SIM card

The advent of the smartphone has created a state of “always online” in which many folks live today. Always connected, information readily at your fingertips, always reachable. While this situation has its pros and cons, the fact is that many people have become used to this condition as a way of life. Nowadays it is easy to maintain this state virtually anywhere in the U.S. What, then, is one to do when traveling abroad? Read More
Updated on  June 20, 2016 at 8:22 pm

Rearview Mirror

COURTESY THE BEACON MAGAZINE / 1965
                                Jack de Mello with his wife, Penny, and son, Jon.

A look back at 3 individuals whose contributions live on

COURTESY THE BEACON MAGAZINE / 1965
                                Jack de Mello with his wife, Penny, and son, Jon.

Updated on  June 23, 2016 at 10:30 pm
This week I thought I’d write about three other people whose stories appeared in the Beacon: James A. Michener, Jack de Mello and Patsy Mink. Read More

Hawaii Real Estate Sales

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Hawaii Real Estate Sales

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Updated on  June 19, 2016 at 12:34 am
For the week of April 24-29. Derived from Hawaii Bureau of Conveyances tax data. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Read More

Wealth of Health

Accepting death as natural would alleviate fear, stress

Society continues to have difficulty accepting death as a natural part of life. We go on hoping it won’t happen to us, at least for now, and when death raises its head, we look the other way. The result is fear, confusion, denial, poor decision-making and an unskillful use of resources. Read More
Updated on  June 3, 2016 at 9:41 pm

Business Calendar

Business

Kamehameha Toastmasters: Experience what’s it like to be in a Toastmasters meeting. 6 p.m. at Abe Lee Seminars location, 1585 Kapiolani Blvd., Room 1518, Honolulu. For more information, email Charles at d49charles@gmail.com. Read More
Updated on  June 5, 2016 at 8:31 pm