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  1. Cindy Adams is new president and CEO of Aloha United WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Business Journal

    Aloha United Way has picked Cindy Adams , a veteran marketing executive who was the founding executive director of the Hawaii Meth Project, to be the agency's next president and CEO. Adams, who started her new job last week, comes to Hawaii's largest community fundraising organization from CBI Polymers Inc., a company launched from entrepreneur Hank Wuh 's Skai Ventures that moved to Dallas.

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  2. Sale of Hawaii's Aloha Petroleum to Susser Petroleum makes sense, industry experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Business Journal

    Houston, Texas-based Susser Petroleum Partners is buying Aloha Petroleum, the state's largest independent gasoline station owner and one of the biggest convenience store operators in the Islands for $240 million in cash in a deal that's expected to close by the end of the year, the companies announced on Thursday. Bill Haywood , former CEO of Hawaii Independent Energy, the subsidiary of Houston-based Par Petroleum, which bought Tesoro Hawaii's operations last year, told PBN Thursday that Susser is a good company, and that they know what they're doing in the retail area.

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  3. Hawaiian Electric takes former OHA space at Honolulu's Pacific Park PlazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Business Journal

    Hawaiian Electric Co. is leasing most of the Office of Hawaiian Affairs' former office space at Pacific Park Plaza in Honolulu.

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  4. Kaiser Hawaii plans to build new medical clinic in KapoleiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Business Journal

    Kaiser Permanente Hawaii plans to build a new full-service medical clinic, including a pharmacy, laboratory and diagnostic imaging, on a five-acre parcel of land in the City of Kapolei near the Hawaii State Judiciary complex. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports Kaiser's new Hawaii president, Mary Ann Barnes , said the health maintenance organization is growing and has the capacity to add another 70,000 members to its current roster of 230,000 members.

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  5. Kapolei Trade Center industrial park in Hawaii sold to New York, Los Angeles investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Business Journal

    TruTag Technologies consolidated its Hawaii operations earlier this year in a 12,500-square-foot facility at the Kapolei Trade Center. The 12-acre industrial complex was sold to a partnership of New York and Los Angeles firms.

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  6. Hawaiian Electric installs smart grid technology in several Oahu neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Business Journal

    A Hawaiian Electric Co. customer checks out her energy usage as part of the smart grid technology that the utility has just installed in several Oahu neighborhoods.

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  7. AlohaCare to drop Medicare Advantage plan in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Business Journal

    AlohaCare is dropping its Medicare Advantage plan in 2015, following losses of some $18.5 million since launching the health insurance plan for seniors eight years ago. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports the decision to discontinue the Medicare Advantage plan will affect 1,300 seniors; AlohaCare's other 60,000 members won't be affected.

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  8. CorePower Yoga to open second Hawaii location at Ward Village Shops early 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Business Journal

    CorePower Yoga is opening its second location beneath T.J. Maxx, seen here, at the Ward Village Shops in Honolulu early next year. CorePower Yoga is opening its second Hawaii location on the ground floor of the Ward Village Shops in Honolulu beneath T.J. Maxx in early 2015, the spokeswoman for the landlord told PBN Tuesday.

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  9. Howard Hughes Corp. to present plans for Honolulu high-rise, Whole Foods Market storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Howard Hughes Corp. plans to present its plans in November for a new mixed-use condominium high-rise in Kakaako at the former spot of Hawaii's first Nordstrom Rack store, which will include a planned Whole Foods Market as part of the project. The project, which will be located at 330 Kamakee St. and is part of the Texas-based developer's Ward Village Master Plan, includes about 466 units in the tower, which will be built on a platform structure, according to the Hawaii Community Development Authority , the state agency that oversees the redevelopment of the Honolulu neighborhood.

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  10. RadioShack deal with supplier to cut costs falls throughRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Business Journal

    RadioShack Corp.'s recent discussions with a major vendor failed to change terms between the two companies that could have helped the retailer with its financial restructuring. The Fort Worth-based retailer said that discussions between the company, some of its largest creditors and the vendor are continuing, according to a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission on Monday.

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  11. Colorado couple sues Hilton Hawaiian Village over bedbug disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    A Colorado couple are suing the Hilton Hawaiian Village Beach Resort & Spa, alleging that the resort had a bedbug problem and failed to tell them about it last year when they stayed at the hotel. Aaron and Sharon Tucker of Aurora County, Colorado, booked their stay at the Hilton Hawaiian Village on July 30, 2013, and were not told about a bedbug infestation, they said in the lawsuit.

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  12. D.R. Horton plans 2015 start on Hawaii solar farm with new contractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    D.R. Horton - Schuler Homes LLC, which had planned to enlist the now-defunct Hoku Solar firm to construct a major solar farm adjacent to its planned $4.6 billion, 11,750-home Hoopili subdivision in West Oahu, is hoping to start on the project with a different contractor sometime next year. Bob Bruhl , the head of the Texas-based home-building giant's Hawaii division, confirmed the plans to PBN this week in an exclusive interview.

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  13. Honolulu residents, tourists give each other 'A' grades in tourism report cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Business Journal

    Tourists are seen outside the popular Eggs 'n Things restaurant in Waikiki in this undated file photo. Some 94 percent of local residents in Honolulu said they could spot a tourist in Priceline.com's 2014 Tourist Report Card.

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  14. Owner of Honolulu radio station KSSK changes name to iHeartMediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    Clear Channel , which owns seven radio stations in Hawaii, said Wednesday that it has changed it name to iHeartMedia Inc. to reflect the company's emphasis on digital media. The iHeartMedia company includes 859 radio stations in more than 150 markets, including Honolulu, iHeartRadio Digital, Premiere Networks, the Total Traffic and Weather Network, live music events, related companies including Katz Media Group and the Clear Channel Outdoor advertising company.

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  15. CEO says Honolulu Seawater A/C project to start construction in August 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    Eric Masutomi, president and CEO of Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning, speaks to the audience about the project at the 2014 Asia-Pacific Resilience Innovation Summit and Expo on Wednesday in Honolulu. The long-planned $250 million Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning project, which will cool Downtown Honolulu office buildings and condominium towers with cold water from the ocean, is slated to start construction by Aug. 1, 2015, and be operational by the first quarter of 2017, the head of the company said Wednesday.

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  16. 14 candidates named for University of Hawaii Board of RegentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Candidate Advisory Council for the University of Hawaii Board of Regents on Tuesday released a list of 14 candiates for four vacant seats on the governing board of the state's largest university system. The candidates will be presented to Gov. Neil Abercrombie for interim appointments that will then be subject to confirmation by the Senate.

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  17. HECO down to finalists in LNG developer selection processRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Business Journal

    Hawaiian Electric Co.' s incoming president and CEO, Alan Oshima, speaks to PBN in his first media interview since being named to the top post of the state's largest electric utility.

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  18. Sears to borrow $400M from own CEO's hedge fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Business Journal

    Sears Holdings Corp. will borrow $400 million from its own CEO's hedge fund after failing to turn around its long-term struggles in the first half of this year. With the money from Edward Lampert 's ESL Investments, plus about $665 million Sears pulled in from spinning off Lands' End and selling some real estate, the Wall Street Journal reported that the retailer has raised about $1 billion this year .

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  19. Hawaii Kai luxury condo project to move forward as family rentals under new developerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Business Journal

    A residential project planned for a four-acre lot in Hawaii Kai will include two mid-rise buildings with 215 rental units. The original developer had planned a luxury condominium high-rise for the site, but those plans were scrapped.

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  20. Hawaii economist says Honolulu rail agency 'shuffling the deck chairs' to pay for rail stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    A Hawaii economist said that it appears that the the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation is "shuffling the deck chairs" after the rail agency decided last week that it would reject three offers for a proposal to build nine stations for the $5.16 billion Honolulu rail project. "The core issue is that the longer one delays, the higher it costs if you are going into a construction and investment growth phase as appears true now," Paul Brewbaker , an economist with TZ Economics, told PBN. 14 comments

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