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  1. Hotel, restaurant planned for Honolulu's iconic Wo Fat building in ChinatownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Business Journal

    The owners of the iconic Wo Fat building in Honolulu, the inspiration for the name of a "Hawaii Five-0" villain, plan to redevelop the 80-year-old building into a new restaurant and boutique hotel in the center of Chinatown. The Mighty Wo Fat LLC, a group of Hawaii and Mainland investors led by former University of Hawaii football coach June Jones , bought the shuttered restaurant building at the corner of Hotel and Maunakea streets in July 2017 for $3.99 million, according to public records.

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  2. Jersey Mike's Subs to open seventh Hawaii location this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | Business Journal

    Jersey Mike's will open its seventh Hawaii and second Maui location on Wednesday at 140 Hookele St. in Kahului. This opening comes one month after the New Jersey-based sub chain opened its Pearl City location at Highlands Market, Pearl Highlands Center's newly renovated food court that is also home to Il Gelato Hawaii, Maui Tacos, Ming's Canton Food, The Elephant Shack and UpRoll Cafe.

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  3. Territorial Savings Bank donates $100K to UH for medical student scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | Business Journal

    Honolulu-based Territorial Savings Bank donated $100,000 to create a new scholarship for medical students at the University of Hawaii's John A. Burns School of Medicine. The scholarship, which is specifically intended for Hawaii students who want to stay and practice in Hawaii, will be available starting with the 2020 academic year.

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  4. Central Pacific Bank reports $14.2M profit in Q2 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | Business Journal

    Central Pacific Financial Corp., the Honolulu-based parent of Central Pacific Bank, reported net income of $14.2 million, or 48 cents per diluted share, for the quarter ending June 30, compared to net income of $12 million, or 39 cents per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2017. "Our continued focus is on building our customer relationship and growing loans," Catherine Ngo, president and CEO of Central Pacific Financial , told Pacific Business News.

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  5. Sixth Hawaii Jersey Mike's opens this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Business Journal

    The sub sandwich restaurant is circulating 7,500 coupons throughout the community offering a free regular sub for a minimum $2 amount contribution to American Red Cross for its grand opening, taking place between June 27 and July 1. The proceeds will be allocated to those impacted by the eruption on the Big Island. "We are very excited to be opening our sixth Hawaii store in Pearl City," franchise owner Alvaro Garcia said in a statement.

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  6. YMCA of Honolulu goes to court to collect arbitration awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Business Journal

    The YMCA of Honolulu has filed a lawsuit in federal court to collect on $1.9 million awarded by an arbitrator earlier this year over a California developer's failed attempt to redevelop the nonprofit's Central Branch property near Ala Moana Center into a condominium. The lawsuit against Aloha Kai Development LLC, California-based MB Property Acquisitions LLC and its principal, Michael Blumenthal , Tama Home America LLC and Japan-based Tama Home Co.

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  7. First Person: a PBN 40 Under 40 family storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | Business Journal

    Editor's note: Some time after making our 40 Under 40 selections this year, we learned that for one of honorees, Kainoa Danes , this was not the first time he and PBN have crossed paths. Then we received a letter from his father, Ron Daines, with a little more backstory and a nice glimpse into work and life at this publication in the 1970s.

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  8. Oahu median home price posts largest increase in 4 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Business Journal

    The median price of a single-family home on Oahu jumped 10 percent in April to $795,000, the largest percentage increase for any month in four years, according to a new report by Honolulu real estate firm Locations. The last time there was a double-digit increase in median price for single-family homes was in February 2014 , when the median price rose by 13.2 percent to $679,000, from $600,000 the year before.

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  9. Hawaii's 10th Wendy's restaurant planned for Windward Oahu siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Business Journal

    Hawaii's 10th Wendy's restaurant will open next year in Kailua, on a site leased from Alexander & Baldwin that was once a Tesoro gas station. Cotti Foods Inc., the franchisee for Wendy's and Pieology in Hawaii, recently inked a deal for the half-acre parcel at 1143 Kailua Road, next door to Koolau Farmers garden center and across from the YMCA of Honolulu's Windward Branch.

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  10. Waze rates KC high as a drivers' cityRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2017 | Business Journal

    Kansas City drivers can rest a little easier knowing that they're navigating one of the nation's best cities for driving.

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  11. a Boeing Roundup: Plans to boost 787 productiona Dreamliner about to hit milestoneRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2017 | Business Journal

    Boeing has operations around the country. Here are recent stories reported by The Business Journals.

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