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                                Charlie Hunter is creating a boat storage lot on 2 acres of vacant land near Costco in Hawaii Kai. His daughter, Maggie, pictured, helped clear the parcel and plant naupaka bushes that Hunter said will eventually screen the fenced property from the street.

Vacant Hawaii Kai parcel to be boat storage lot

Vacant Hawaii Kai parcel to be boat storage lot

Business Breaking News

CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL /DEC. 4, 2014
                                Jim Robo, President & CEO, NextEra Energy

Former HEI suitor NextEra buying large Texas utility for $18 billion

Updated on  July 29, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Former HEI suitor NextEra buying large Texas utility for $18 billion

Updated on  July 29, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Briefs

Foodbank gets $60K for keiki program

The Walmart Foundation has given a $60,000 grant to the Hawaii Foodbank that will support the Food 4 Keiki Program for the 2016-17 school year at Kaiulani Elementary School in Kalihi. Read More
Updated on  July 30, 2016 at 12:32 am

Akamai Money

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                                William Doom

Brexit will have serious fiscal and social repercussions

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                                William Doom

Updated on  July 8, 2016 at 10:28 pm
Question: Will you explain Brexit? Read More

Tech View

State must be more willing to back local tech startups

Last month the local startup community didn’t get the news it was hoping for from the Hawaii Legislature. A request for $5 million from the Hawaii Strategic Development Corp. to help fund startup companies received only about $1 million. Read More
Updated on  July 25, 2016 at 9:32 pm

Rearview Mirror

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                                Hilo Boarding School was a model for the Hampton Institute in Virginia and Tuskegee Institute in Alabama.

Hilo Boarding School story reaches across U.S. history

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                                Hilo Boarding School was a model for the Hampton Institute in Virginia and Tuskegee Institute in Alabama.

Updated on  July 28, 2016 at 9:07 pm
People ask me all the time where I get my stories. Sometimes I bump into something by accident, while I’m looking for something else. Read More

Hawaii Real Estate Sales

Hawaii Real Estate Sales

For the week of May 30-June 4. Derived from Hawaii Bureau of Conveyances tax data. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Read More
Updated on  July 23, 2016 at 8:51 pm

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

Smart Home Open House: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at RevoluSun Smart Home, 273 Ulua St. Call 748-8888 or visit revolusun.com. Read More
Updated on  July 25, 2016 at 1:18 am