Monthly Archives: August 2022

Visual Summary: Saying Goodbye to the Giant Ferris Wheel at Palette Town in Odaiba, Tokyo – Nippon News | Editorial Photos | production department

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn An aerial view of the Koto district. Aomi Station, Rainbow Bridge and Tokyo Tower can be seen in the photo. (Photo by Hisao Osonou/AFLO) August 31, 2022 – Today is the last day to ride one of Odaiba’s famous attractions, the Giant Sky Wheel, also known as …

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[Herald Review] SM Town Live in Tokyo: SM Entertainment’s Multi-Year Milestone

(SM Entertainment) TOKYO — Under the majestic, starry dome of Japan’s largest concert hall, it was made crystal clear in a concert that lasted more than four hours with a massive 41-song lineup: SM Entertainment, one of Korea’s top entertainment agencies, not only successfully recaptured the spirit of its early …

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Japanese city that spent 25 million yen in COVID money on giant squid statue says it paid off big

Huge squid statue gave huge boost to economy, city says. The Japanese government has provided various aids to communities to help them cope with the hardships of life during the pandemic, including grants to help sustain and revitalize local economies. One of the more unique plans to use this money …

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Four Seasons includes Hoi An in a luxury jet tour

Foreign tourists take photos on a street of lanterns in Hoi An. Photo by Tran Hung Canadian hotel company Four Seasons has announced the launch of a luxury private jet tour in 2024, passing through seven Asian destinations, including the ancient town of Hoi An. The tour titled New Asia …

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Los Angeles City Council Honors Photographer Rafu for Chronicling JA Community

Rafu editor Mario Gershom Reyes and queen of the week Nisei Kristine Yada receive proclamations from council member Kevin de Leon on August 16. (GWEN MURANAKA/Rafu Shimpo) By GWEN MURANAKA, Rafu Editor-in-Chief “I’m not used to that. I’m usually behind the camera,” said Rafu photographer Mario Gershom Reyes, who has …

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The skating community across Australia is thriving and everyone

MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to Twelve Board Store, the leading skateboard retailer, after skateboarding made its debut at the Tokyo Olympics last year, interest in the sport skyrocketed . Once upon a time, skaters were considered misfits, but today the skating community is thriving and …

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Dance “Made in J-Town” for the benefit of Terasaki Budokan

Kokoro will be the dance group. “Made in J-Town” will take place on Saturday, September 10 at Terasaki Budokan, 249 S. Los Angeles St. in Little Tokyo. Doors open at 5 p.m., followed by music and dancing at 6:30 p.m. The outdoor party, a fundraiser for Terasaki Budokan, begins with …

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What are the factors driving the payday loans market? Technavio’s market analysis reports answer key questions

NEW YORK, August 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “payday loan market by type (storefront payday loans and online payday loans) and geography (North America, EuropeACPA, South America, Middle East and AfricaWE, ChinaUK, Japanand Germany) – The “Forecast and Analysis 2022-2026” report has been added to Technavio’s offering. With ISO 9001:2015 …

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Japan’s Fukushima city lifts evacuation order 11 years after nuclear disaster

Tokyo CNN — More than a decade after Japan’s worst nuclear disaster, the city that is home to the disused Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant finally lifted its evacuation order on Tuesday, allowing former residents to return home. The city of Futaba, previously considered forbidden, is the last of 11 …

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Fukushima nuclear power plant city rescinds evacuation order after 11 years

An evacuation order in a city housing the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant was lifted on Tuesday for the first time since the March 2011 disaster 11 years and five months ago, as the municipality prepares for the return of some of its inhabitants. The order for the city …

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…Promises community involvement at store launch

Meanwhile, the world’s largest sports shoe supplier Nike opened its Nigerian flagship store at the Ikeja City Mall in Lagos last week.The first Nike retail store was launched in the presence of media and sports personalities. The launch revealed that Nike had serious plans in Africa and particularly in Nigeria.The …

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Antwerp shock Ub to win FIBA ​​3×3 World Tour in Debrecen

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Inside the Rise of Expensive Pawnbrokers – and Affordable Alternatives

IF money is tight, you may have considered pawning something valuable. It can be jewelry, a watch or a handbag. 1 We investigate pawnbrokers and provide advice on affordable alternatives The cost of living crisis has seen a boom in pawnbroking – where money is made available in exchange for …

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Monster Ramen Tower, now open in Logan Square

Monster Ramen, the new noodle bar from a Strings alum – one of Chicago’s most beloved ramen spots – has overcome months of delays to finally open with bowls of rich, fragrant ramen in rarely regional varieties. seen in Chicago. Already open for a few weeks at 3435 W. Fullerton …

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Marc Leishman agrees to play Australian Open and Australian PGA Championship

Australia’s summer of golf has been given a big boost with Marc Leishman committing to play the two biggest events on the calendar. The six-time PGA Tour winner has been signed to play in the Australian PGA Championship in Brisbane on November 24 and the Australian Open in Victoria on …

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Lisa’s Wanderings Around Japan/Kusatsu hot springs: An onsen town that still evokes memories of the good old days

I completely agree with the folk song originating from Kusatsu Onsen, Gunma Prefecture: “Kusatsu Yoitoko Ichido wa Oide” (Kusatsu is a good place, come here at least once). There are hot springs scattered all over Japan, but few have retained the vibe and spirit of what “onsen-gai” towns should be …

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After years of community efforts, will Anaheim officially put Little Arabia on the map?

Start your day with LAist Sign up for How To LA, delivered weekday mornings. On a hot recent afternoon, lunch patrons enjoyed the shaded patio of a Lebanese restaurant on Brookhurst Street in Anaheim, as staff brought out plate after plate of dishes like shawarma and lahm bi ajeen, meat …

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What are Christmas loans? – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. From vacation trips to gifts under the tree, Christmas costs can add up quickly. If you’re feeling strapped for cash, you may be considering a loan to …

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Once again, Cape Town is voted the 11th best city in the world

We are delighted to hear that Cape Town ranked in the top 20 in the Timeout Index 2022 quiz and was ranked the 11th best city in the world. Very close to reaching the top 10. The results are based on the city’s hiking sites, food, culture, beaches and nightlife. …

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In a normally quiet town, the shock of Rushdie’s attack lingers

When Emily Sack saw a young man leap to Salman Rushdie on the stage at a cultural center in Western New York, it happened so suddenly she barely realized she was attending an attack on the author’s life, AFP reported. Like many other residents of the Chautauqua facility — a …

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THROUGH FIRE: Historic Little Tokyo Tour

By BILL WATANABE Little Tokyo traces its beginnings to 1884, when a Japanese sailor named Hamanosuke Sugita jumped ship in San Diego and traveled to small but growing Los Angeles. Sugita opened a Western-style restaurant around this time on First Street; he was pretty much the only Japanese in town …

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Adam Scott leads after Round 2

Adam Scott, the 2013 Masters champion, shot a two-under 69 on Saturday (AEST) to take a one-shot lead after Friday’s second round of the BMW US PGA Championship. The 42-year-old Australian, chasing his 15th career PGA win, was eight under 134 after 36 holes at Wilmington (Delaware) Country Club. It’s …

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NetCredit Personal Loans Review 2022

Insider experts choose the best products and services to help you make informed decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. The bottom line: NetCredit is a …

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Vic Mensa launches 93 Boyz to reinvest in his community

Vic Mensa is shaking things up with his new initiative called 93 Boyz, which is the first black-owned cannabis company in Illinois. Core to the company’s mission is to reinvest in communities and individuals who have been historically and disproportionately impacted by outdated laws and biases regarding cannabis use, while …

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Why a Japanese city is full of antique vending machines

In the Tokyo suburb of Sagamihara, there’s something of a sanctuary for vending machine enthusiasts, where you can also get your tires changed if you need to (via TimeOut). Tatsuhiro Saito is the owner of the Rat Sunrise Tire Shop, but his deepest love is Japan’s antique vending machines. He …

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Over 16,000 Birmingham 2022 gear donated to community groups

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Must Read: Michelle Yeoh Covers ‘Town & Country’, Gen-Z TikTokers Boycotts Amazon

Photo: Ruven Afanador for Town & Country/Courtesy of Hearst These are the stories that make fashion headlines on Wednesday. Michelle Yeoh is the September cover star of City & CountryThe actress, best known for her last role in ‘Everything Everywhere All At Once’, was photographed by Ruven Afanador and styled …

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Preview, route, riders and how to watch Vuelta a España 2022

The men’s road cycling season continues, after the Commonwealth Games and the European Championships, with the third and final Grand Tour of the 2022 men’s season, the 77th Spain cycling Vuelta or Tour of Spain, which extends from August 19 to September 11, 2022. Primoz RoglicSlovenia three-time defending champion of …

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3 bad credit loans to avoid at all costs

/EIN News/ — GLENDALE, Calif., Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Getting bad credit loans is tough, especially in an emergency. And some lenders take advantage of this fact to extort more in terms of fees and interest, associated with a lesser loan amount. Thorough research is needed to weed …

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Higgins pays tribute to WWII vet Bob Ramos as community celebrates 101st birthday

Shown is a collection of medals earned by US Navy Firefighter First Class Bob Ramos. (Photos courtesy of Office of Congressman Brian Higgins) Tue August 16, 2022 2:10 p.m. Ramos witnessed the aftermath of Hiroshima and Nagasaki while serving in the US Navy 78 years ago Congressman Brian Higgins honored …

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Radelaide – from “big country town” to the towers of “Sad Gimignano”

Urban form is often an indicator of a place’s deep appeal; think of the towers of New York and its bustling urban lifestyle; the historical fabric of many medieval centers and their dignified rest; the striking architecture and bustling street life of downtown Melbourne. Is there a connection between Adelaide’s …

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Programming, tickets, presale, where to buy and more

The Millennium Tour was announced for this month of October by American rapper Bow Wow. The Millennium Tour kicks off Oct. 7 in Hampton and ends Nov. 27 in Oakland. The tour will also make stops in cities such as Chicago, Houston, Atlanta, New York, and Miami, among others. In …

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Arlo Parks on tour: ‘I’m just gobsmacked by the life I’ve lived’

British singer-songwriter and Mercury Prize winner Arlo Parks visited New Zealand for the first time this week and found time to talk to Charlotte Ryan about life on the road. His first studio album Collapsed in the rays of the sun was released in 2021 to critical acclaim. She chats …

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A gunman goes on a rampage in the city of Montenegro, killing ten people

Google Maps The shooting occurred in the Medovina district of the city of Cetinje, near the seat of the former royal government. A man went on a shooting spree in the streets of a town in western Montenegro, killing 10 people, including two children, before being shot dead by a …

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The design community reflects on the legacy of Issey Miyake

It’s an almost impossible feat to talk about the work of Issey Miyake without using the word architectural. The famed Japanese fashion designer, who died on August 5 at the age of 84, practically sculpted fabric, creating puffy origami-like silhouettes that embodied the experimental as much as they evoked ease. …

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The All Blacks will face Japan in Tokyo on the 2022 Northern Tour » allblacks.com

The All Blacks will take on Japan at the National Stadium in Tokyo on Saturday, October 29 for the new Lipovitan-D Challenge Cup 2022. Announced today by the Japan Rugby Football Union (JRFU) and sponsored by Taisho Pharmaceutical, the test will precede the All Blacks Northern Tour which will include …

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‘Bullet Train’ Features Cartoonish Violence and a Confusing Plot

‘I’ ON CULTURE New movie High-speed train reminds me of an old Road Runner cartoon. The star continues to run as his nemesis Wile E. Coyote and all explode around him in a nihilistic frenzy. There’s a lot of weird, cartoonish violence in this movie, but if you want to …

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Take out payday loans during inflation

Inflation in the United States has reached a 40-year high in June. Although the rate of inflation eased slightly in July, consumers are feeling the pressure of higher prices, and there is no guarantee that the current inflation problem has peaked. Given the current economic conditions, many Americans are looking …

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Fig Personal Loans Review 2022

Insider’s experts choose the best products and services to help you make informed decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. The bottom line: Fig is a …

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Documenting the Diaspora: Kim Hak Shoots at the Khmer-Japanese Community

Artworks that tell stories few have heard about the life of Cambodian refugees in Japan will be on display at “ALIVE IV” in Tokyo and Yokohama, Japan in August and September. Kim Hak, a photographic artist, took photos of refugee camp musical tapes and passports from over 40 years ago …

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The stats behind Nick Kyrgios’ untouchable week of service in Washington | ATP circuit

Nick Kyrgios made Citi Open history on Sunday by becoming the first man to win the singles and doubles titles in the 53-year history of the ATP 500. But the Australian also made history with his flawless service performance in the singles competition. With 64 consecutive service takes, Kyrgios has …

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Live Review: Nick Lowe and Los Straitjackets • Old Town School of Folk Music • Chicago: Illinois Entertainer

Nick Lowe Nick Lowe and the Los straitjackets Old Town Folk Music School, Chicago, IL Thursday, aAugust 4, 2022 Review by Jeff Elbel Photo: Nick Lowe at Riot Fest 2019 (by Curt Baran) Nick Lowe and Los Straitjackets kicked off a lengthy tour of opening dates for Elvis Costello by …

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How to get tickets for the 2022 1975 Tour – “The 1975: At Their Very Best”

Matty Healy is back on social media, frequently posting memes to his Instagram Story. Almost as exciting as that: The 1975 is releasing new music from Being funny in a foreign languagealso announcing their 2022 North American tour. Here’s how to get tickets to “The 1975 – At Their Very …

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Little Tokyo: A community with declining traditions

Up a narrow staircase, hidden above the bustle of the streets of Little Tokyo, lies a largely unexplored corner of this popular Los Angeles tourist district. This is where Dane Ishibashi, surrounded by shelves filled with books of Japanese literature, exhibits the treasures of his heritage. Sitting at a small …

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Jacob Collier Announces Asia-Pacific Tour Dates – Bangkok, Manila,

Jacob Collier Announces Asia-Pacific Tour Dates – Bangkok, Manila, First post: August 5, 2022 Last update: August 5, 2022 Jacob Necklace is back in Asia later this year. Keeping his promise in 2020, the multi-instrumentalist has just announced that he will take his DJESSE World Tour in the Asia-Pacific …

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Personality: Vanessa Evans | Richmond Free Press

Sorority life is a pride for Vanessa Evans. The North Chesterfield resident joined Delta Sigma Theta Sorority in 1986 while enrolled at North Carolina Central University. Having no previous experience with sororities, she was “hypnotized” by the group’s active role on campus and in the community at large, which prompted …

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Pakistan urges the UNSC and the international community to support its words for justice in the IYOJK

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) and the international community should back their words with concrete actions in the name of justice and human dignity in the illegally occupied Indian Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK). This was stated by the Chargé d’Affaires of the Pakistani Embassy in Tokyo, Ms. Ismat Hassan …

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Payday Loans Market Size, Scope and Forecast | Key Players – Cashfloat, CashNetUSA

Allied Market Research released a report titled, “Payday Loans Market by Type (Storefront Payday Loans and Online Payday Loans), Marital Status (Married, Single, and Others), and Customer Age (Under 21, 21 -30, 31-40, 41-50 and Over 50): Global Opportunities Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2021-2030”. @ https://www.alliedmarketresearch.com/request-sample/10377 The report offers an …

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Behind the Scenes of Gran Turismo 7’s Tomica Town Photo Scapes – GTPlanet

Hiroshi Kanzaki – member of Polyphony Digital’s Scapes development team – shared more information and behind-the-scenes photos from Gran Turismo 7the newest and weirdest place in Scapes. It’s fair enough to say that no one has seen the location of Tomica Town Scapes in Gran Turismo 7 coming. The Scapes …

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Cyclist Amber Pate joins the Team BikeExchange-Jayco World Tour women’s team

Amber Pate had a bike growing up in a small town in the Northern Territory, but there were no competitions, no academies and, as far as sports go, she was a swimmer. Key points: Amber Pate juggled between two jobs, college and an intense training schedule Australia’s only Women’s World …

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Tokyo Electric Power: Holdings Prior consent from Fukushima Prefecture, Okuma City and Futaba City to install ALPS treated water dilution/discharge facilities, etc. at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant on the basis of the agreement to ensure safety during dismantling

August 2, 2022 Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. Considering the basic policy of the Japanese government announced in April 2021, TEPCO had reviewed the details of the design and operation of the ALPS treated water dilution/discharge plant and related facilities regarding the handling of the ALPS treated water at …

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Community Open Day and Night announced for opening of Sydney’s new Allianz Stadium

62288 With the last piece of grass now laid and the final seats in place, the NSW Government has announced that tickets are now available for a free community open day and night on Sunday August 28 at the new Allianz Stadium in Sydney, headlining Australian music stars Guy Sebastian …

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2022 Tour de France cycling race goes live on stream and hits broadcast records in 50 European markets – Reuters

Denmark’s Jonas Vingegaaard wears the leader’s yellow jersey in Paris during stage 21 of the 2022 Tour de France. (Getty images courtesy of Warner Bros. Discovery) Erik Gruenwedel August 1, 2022 Warner Bros. Discovery Sports on August 1 announced record streaming and broadcast audience engagement in 50 markets across Europe …

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