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  1. Court orders Dole Food CEO David Murdock to pay $148M in buyout lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Business Journal

    It may cost California billionaire David Murdock , who owns Castle & Cooke in Hawaii, and a former Dole Food Co. exec $148.1 million to settle charges that they drove down the value of the company to save money when Murdock led a buyout of Dole.

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  2. $40M spent thus far on major Central Oahu agriculture initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Business Journal

    Nearly $40 million has been invested in a $200 million plan to revitalize farming in Central Oahu by providing farmers with land, water, housing, packaging and shipping facilities, one of the plan's major stakeholders said. The state's Agribusiness Development Corp., along with Sen. Donovan Dela Cruz , D-Mililani Mauka-Wahiawa, and others, are leading the charge to help bring to life the Whitmore Project.

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  3. Hawaii regulators shelve proposed SunEdison solar farm on OahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Business Journal

    Hawaii regulators have denied SunEdison's application to build a major solar energy farm in Central Oahu mainly because of concerns about the change in the project's plans fromfour different developers to one, according to public documents. In June, the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission originally struck down the 20-megawatt Mililani South PV I project, citing this concern, and said that it could set a dangerous precedent.

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  4. New Hope Central O'ahu wants to turn hole in the ground into new Mililani Mauka churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | KITV-TV

    ... Board, said in an interview with KITV4. New Hope purchased the undeveloped parcel from developer Castle and Cooke in April for $100 . Pastor Michael Palompo and members of the architectural firm Group 70 presented their plans to the Mililani ...

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  5. New Hope wants to turn hole in the ground into new Mililani Mauka churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | KITV-TV

    ... Board, said in an interview with KITV4. New hope purchased the undeveloped parcel from developer Castle and Cooke in April for $100 . Pastor Michael Palompo and members of the architectural firm Group 70 presented their plans to the Mililani ...

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  6. Costa Rica, Dole and NCRC Launch Banana and Pineapple PhD ProgramsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Freshnews

    There are college students in Costa Rica balancing long hours in the laboratory with high-level science classes who are wondering where their education will take them. For at least two students, the answer is North Carolina.

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  7. Costa Rica, Dole and NCRC Launch Banana and Pineapple PhD ProgramsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Business Wire

    For at least two students, the answer is North Carolina. Dole Food Company is sponsoring banana and pineapple PhD programs in partnership with NC State University , the NC Research Campus and the Costa Rican government and universities.

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  8. Rowan Cabarrus offers first tour of new Cosmetology SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | WBTV

    Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees, staff, faculty, and community members were treated to a tour of the new Cosmetology facility in downtown Kannapolis, according to a press release provided to WBTV. The new West Avenue Center, located at 120 West Avenue in downtown Kannapolis, houses the College's cosmetology, manicuring and esthetic programs, as well as other classes such as nurse aide and resume and interview support services for those looking for work.

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  9. Information regarding Lanai wind farm to remain confidential, state agency saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Business Journal

    A state agency has rejected a request by the Friends of Lanai that would have given the community group access to confidential information on the terms and conditions of an agreement between Oracle Corp. founder Larry Ellison and Castle & Cooke Inc. regarding a planned wind energy farm on the Pineapple Island. When Ellison acquired 98 percent of Lanai from Castle & Cooke CEO David Murdock in 2012, the reported $300 million purchase price did not include the rights to develop the 200-megawatt portion of the so-called "Big Wind" project.

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  10. Castle & Cooke partners with Optimal BlueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Housing Wire

    Optimal Blue , a cloud-based provider of managed-content, pricing and product eligibility, secondary marketing, consumer engagement, data and analytics, and compliance services, announced a partnership with Castle & Cooke Mortgage , an independent mortgage lender, to provide a pricing engine for Castle & Cooke's new loan origination system. According to Danny Jasper, Castle & Cooke's senior vice president of capital markets, the ease-of-use of Optimal Blue's Banker pricing engine was a significant driving factor.

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  11. Hawaiian Electric opening first fast electric vehicle charger at Dole PlantationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Business Journal

    Hawaiian Electric will open its first fast charger for electric vehicles this week at Dole Plantation in Central Oahu, the Honolulu-based utility said Wednesday. The utility hopes the fast charger will eliminate "range anxiety" for EV drivers traveling between Honolulu or West Oahu and the North Shore.

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  12. SunEdison wants Hawaii regulators to reconsider major Oahu solar farm projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Business Journal

    SunEdison is asking Hawaii regulators to reconsider its major solar energy farm in Central Oahu after its bid to develop the 20-megawatt project was struck down by regulators earlier this month, according to a public filing by the California-based firm. The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission based its ruling on concerns about the change in the solar farm's plans from four different developers to one.

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  13. Hawaii regulators deny SunEdison's bid to build new solar farm on OahuRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Business Journal

    Hawaii regulators have struck down SunEdison's 20-megawatt planned solar energy farm in Central Oahu, mainly because the California-based company changed the configuration of the project, according to a ruling this week. The Hawaii Public Utilities Commission also deferred decisions on the seven other Oahu solar farms that reached power purchase agreements with Hawaiian Electric Co.

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  14. Undiscovered Hawaii: Lanai, Kahoolawe, and NiihauRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Google Sightseeing

    Hawaii is one of the world's great tourist destinations, with millions of people from around the world streaming into the islands each year. While most tourists lounge their time away on the beaches of Maui, Oahu, Molokai, Kauai, and the Big Island of Hawaii, many forget that there are eight major islands in the archipelago.

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  15. Castle & Cooke promotes Ernie Martinez to branch managerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Housing Wire

    Castle & Cooke Mortgage announced the promotion of Ernie Martinez to the position of branch manager for its El Paso, Texas location. In this new role, Martinez will lead the team at the company's El Paso branch.

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  16. Higgs new director of Castle & CookeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | WBTV

    From the North Carolina Research Campus: David H. Murdock, chairman and chief executive officer of Castle & Cooke North Carolina, LLC and builder and founder of the NC Research Campus , appointed Clyde Higgs to the position of executive vice president of operations and business development for Castle & Cooke North Carolina, LLC and Atlantic American Properties, Inc. In his new position, Higgs directs the daily operations of the NCRC and the Kannapolis-based offices of Castle & Cooke North Carolina, LLC, the NCRC's developer, and Atlantic American Properties, Inc. He will also continue to oversee NCRC business development as he has done since 2006.

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  17. Hawaii Senate approves Suzanne Case to lead land departmentRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | West Hawaii Today

    Case is a 28-year veteran of the Nature Conservancy. She has a background in coastal, marine and native forest preservation.

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  18. Nature Conservancy veteran confirmed as DLNR chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Case is a 28-year veteran of the Nature Conservancy. She has a background in coastal, marine and native forest preservation.

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  19. Mortgage matters: Everyone wants to live in one of the 'Safest Cities' in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Especially for first time home buyers, the myriad issues to consider comprise a long list. What's my budget? Do I need help from mortgage companies? One garage or two? Do I want to build or fix up an old home? "Besides mortgage and money questions, the safety factor is probably one of the most important things first time buyers will ask themselves," according to Castle Cooke.

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  20. President of NC Research Campus resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Local Tech Wire

    Lynne Scott Safrit has resigned as president and chief operating officer of Castle & Cooke, the company developing the NC Research Campus on the former Cannon Mills site in Kannapolis. In her resignation letter posted on the NC Research Campus News site , Safrit, who has been with the company 33 years, said she will "be involved as requested by Castle & Cooke in transitioning my responsibilities to others."

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