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Letter: Kokua Market needs community support

  • BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Kokua Market natural foods coop store is frustrated by its new neighbor, a collegiate housing apartment tower that opened in August, and claims tower construction hurt business to the tune of 20 percent since July, though new competition from Whole Foods and Down to Earth could also be factors.

If Kokua Market, after 47 years, is forced to close its doors and go the way of Honolulu Weekly and our bookstores, it would be a great community loss (“Kokua Market struggles to stay afloat,” Star-Advertiser, Nov. 14). Read more

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