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  • Beach Bum Cafe, which opened a second location in Downtown Honolulu in the former Cafe Central space in the First Hawaiian Center lobby last month, is closing its original cafe on Friday after about four years in business, the owner told PBN. Beach Bum Cafe Owner Dennis McQuoid said that its First Hawaiian Center location will remain open, although he didn’t specify why he decided to close his original spot in a ground floor space at the Executive Centre at 1088 Bishop St. Both cafes are within…

  • As we once again count down the region's fastest-growing companies in our annual Fast 50 section, there's a certain beauty to the diversity of industries represented. This is our 16th year of this awards program, and each iteration is significantly different in terms of the companies and sectors of the economy represented. This year, for example, you’ll see more contractors and construction-related companies than we’ve seen in quite some time, including a few on the residential side. That’s…

  • Now that Larry Ellison, the founder and head honcho at Oracle Corp. has announced that he is stepping down from his CEO role, talk has been rampant about the role he will play on one of his biggest real estate purchases he has made thus far. I’m talking about 98 percent of the Hawaiian Island of Lanai, which the 70-year-old technology billionaire bought for a reported $300 million back in 2012. That’s something on the mind of State Sen. Gil Keith-Agaran, a lawmaker from Maui County, which includes…

  • Mayor Kathy Sheehan says tax breaks are all about risk versus reward, especially in Albany, New York. That's why she supports the $32.5 million in tax exemptions approved for the Park South mixed-use development in downtown. "The purpose is to make the numbers work to take the risk and undertake this huge project," Sheehan said. She even stumped herself when seeking a comparison to the project, which is redeveloping an entire neighborhood near Albany Medical Center's campus on New Scotland Avenue. Along…

  • HEB Grocery Co. has broken ground on a new store in Wimberley. It's the first HEB in the quaint hamlet southwest of Austin. Wimberley has about 2,600 residents based on 2012 U.S. Census Bureau statistics and only one other major grocery store — Brookshire Brothers. an East Texas-based company. HEB is headquartered in San Antonio. The new 46,000-square-foot store is located at 14401 Rural Route 12 on the site of the former Bowen Intermediate School. Local art and large pane windows will be major…