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BRYAN BERKOWITZ / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER
                                A cane hauler returned from the field at HC&S on Maui.

Work goes on as usual at HC&S even as the company prepares to end production

Updated on  August 24, 2016 at 10:45 pm

Work goes on as usual at HC&S even as the company prepares to end production

Updated on  August 24, 2016 at 10:45 pm

Business Breaking News

Dwayne Johnson tops Forbes list of highest-paid actors

Briefs

COURTESY PHOTO
                                Ed Sawai

Don Quijote picks retail veteran Sawai president

COURTESY PHOTO
                                Ed Sawai

Updated on  August 24, 2016 at 8:54 pm
Ed Sawai has been appointed president of Don Quijote (USA) Co. Ltd. Read More

Akamai Money

COURTESY COLDWELL BANKER PACIFIC PROPERTIES
                                Trase Wagner

To afford isle home, consider buying with a friend

COURTESY COLDWELL BANKER PACIFIC PROPERTIES
                                Trase Wagner

Updated on  August 14, 2016 at 12:29 am
Question: When is a good time to consider purchasing a home rather than continuing to rent? Read More

Tech View

Hawaii could take lessons from European rail system

Honolulu’s rail system is a reality. Or at least it might be, one day. I’ve been a rail supporter because theoretically it could improve our public transportation system. Whether it will work the way it is planned remains to be seen. My own experience with rail has been in Japan, with one of the best rail systems and decades of urban integration with efficient public transportation. Read More
Updated on  August 22, 2016 at 9:13 pm

Rearview Mirror

COURTESY RALPH STEENSEN / DATES UNKNOWN
                                Before playing in the National Football League in 1934-36 for the Chicago Cardinals, Harry Montague Field was an ILH all-star and team captain at Punahou School (then Oahu College), a player under coach Otto Klum at the University of Hawaii and a member of Oregon State University’s 1933 “Iron Men” team, which upset USC.

Isle football star may have been first kamaaina in NFL

COURTESY RALPH STEENSEN / DATES UNKNOWN
                                Before playing in the National Football League in 1934-36 for the Chicago Cardinals, Harry Montague Field was an ILH all-star and team captain at Punahou School (then Oahu College), a player under coach Otto Klum at the University of Hawaii and a member of Oregon State University’s 1933 “Iron Men” team, which upset USC.

Updated on  August 19, 2016 at 12:09 pm
Who was the first person from Hawaii to play in the National Football League? For a long time I thought it was Kahuku standout Al Lolotai, who played for the Washington Redskins in 1945. Read More

Hawaii Real Estate Sales

Hawaii real estate sales

Updated on  August 21, 2016 at 1:50 am

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 calendar

Tuesday: Commerce Department releases new-home sales for July. Read More