Press Releases

Harold K.L. Castle Foundation Selling All of Its Land Holdings to Alexander & Baldwin

The Harold K.L. Castle Foundation announced today that it has reached an agreement with kamaʻāina company Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (A&B) for the sale of the Foundation’s Kailua land portfolio, which constitutes all of its land holdings. Continue reading

Kaneohe Ranch Company LLC Selling Substantially All of Oʻahu Properties to Alexander & Baldwin

Kaneohe Ranch Company LLC is selling substantially all of its Oʻahu land holdings to kama‘āina company Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (A&B) for $260 million. Continue reading

New Swimwear Boutique to Make a Splash In Kailua

October 17, 2013 KAILUA – Splash! Hawaii, one of the Islands’ premier swimwear boutiques, is opening shop early next year in Kailua Town. The new store will be about 740 square feet and located at 143 Hekili St., a building … Continue reading

Crepes No Ka ‘Oi Moving To Larger Kailua Location

September 26, 2013 KAILUA – Crepes No Ka ‘Oi, a popular spot for crepes in Kailua, will move to a larger space by early January. The new restaurant, to be located at 143 Hekili St. in Kailua Town, will be … Continue reading

Peet’s Coffee & Tea Coming To Kailua

Popular California-based coffee chain Peet’s Coffee & Tea expands from Waikiki to the Windward Side, opening a Kailua cafe in 2014. Continue reading

Harold K.L. Castle Foundation Unveils 2013 Lineup for Popular ‘I Love Hula in Kailua’ Series

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 Residents from around O‘ahu will be drawn to the Windward side in 2013 for the popular “I Love Hula in Kailua” hula series, featuring many of the hula halau and kumu hula with roots in or … Continue reading

Kaiholu Kicks Off 2013 Kanikapila in Kailua Concert Series January 19

Monday, January 7, 2013 KAILUA, Hawaii — The popular Kanikapila in Kailua music series continues in 2013 with the renowned Hawaiian quartet “Kaiholu” taking the stage for the Saturday, Jan. 19 performance from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on the second … Continue reading

Harold K.L. Castle Foundation Gives $168.5 Million Over 50 Years

Wednesday, December 26, 2012 KAILUA — The Harold K.L. Castle Foundation announced today that it has made grants totaling $168,541,264 since its inception 50 years ago. That amount equates to 2,345 different checks being cut to Hawaii nonprofit organizations and … Continue reading

Brazilian Show Room Hawaii Opening in Kailua

Monday, July 9, 2012 KAILUA — Brazilian Show Room Hawaii, a local retail company specializing in bikinis and swimsuits from Brazil, is expanding its business beyond its Honolulu space by opening a store in Kailua Town Center. “We have so … Continue reading

‘Kanikapila in Kailua’ Kicks Off Third Concert with Del Beazley

Here you can place any excerpt you desire…The Harold K.L. Castle Foundation continues its popular music series Kanikapila in Kailua with a performance by six-time Na Hoku Hanohano-award-winning singer Del Beazley on Saturday, July 21. Continue reading