Monthly Archives: May 2018

Small cleanup of the Tokyo community on Saturday

Last year’s Little Tokyo Sparkle volunteers included Nisei Week Court. (JK YAMAMOTO / Rafu Shimpo) Little Tokyo Sparkle / Nancy Kikuchi Volunteer Day will take place on Saturday May 12 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Join the effort to clean up Little Tokyo and continue the process of building …

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For coffee lovers, a city of Tokyo worth a visit

For a country widely known for its many varieties of tea, Japan’s appetite has slowly shifted towards coffee. In recent years, possibly due to Japan’s ever-growing interest in Western trends and fashions, the country’s coffee imports and sales have steadily increased since its introduction around 1877. In Japan, a “cafe” …

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