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Clare Wheeler keen to test the USA in her hometown at McDonald Jones Stadium with Matildas | Newcastle Herald

newsletters, selection list of editors, Newcastle’s Clare Wheeler plans to “feed” on the energy of a crowded McDonald Jones stadium on Tuesday night as the Matilas seek to turn the tide on the might of the United States’ global superpowers. The 23-year-old midfielder has won four caps for the Matildas …

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Olympic heroes help light Christmas lights in West Cork city

There was a lot of party spirit in Skibbereen tonight as Olympic heroes Fintan McCarthy and Emily Hegarty along with local elementary school student Keela Hourihane officially turned on the Christmas lights. Keela Hourihane won a coloring contest run by the local Chamber of Commerce that saw her turn on …

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Dalian people love their Japanese city, but online reviews want us to think otherwise

~~ ~ In my work, I frequently consult Weibo, the microblogging social media platform in China. An essential tool for knowing what’s going on in China, Weibo was where a doctor in Wuhan, Hubei province, first sounded the alarm bells about the spread of a new coronavirus. In China, where …

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Australia sends troops to Solomon Islands: Chinatown again attacked

Australia sends troops to Solomon Islands: Chinatown again attacked Sawako Utsumi and Kanako Mita Modern times of Tokyo The tense situation in Honiara, the capital of the Solomon Islands, has led Australia to send troops there. Thus, reputable peacekeeping troops hope to calm the situation after two days of riots …

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Renowned Distillery Creates Whiskey Only For Hokkaido City

AKKESHI, Hokkaido – A distillery produced a whiskey that is only available in this city as a “thank you” for the community’s support and its generous nature. Akkeshi Distillery, operated by Tokyo-based food importer Kenten Co., has won praise at home and abroad for its whiskeys, and top-selling products are …

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An anime’s association with a Japanese town of Onsen causes public outcry

In Japan, many real-world objects and locations have been anthropomorphized into anime characters, creating perfect opportunities for promotional ties and collaborations. One project, for example, turned the main hot spring areas of Japan into Onsen Musume, cute goddesses who also act as idols, competing with each other to become the …

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PHOTO REPORT: Tokyo Disneyland 11/11/21 (Christmas is coming to town, no more distance markers removed, no Christmas bears, etc.)

The Christmas season has finally arrived and all the Disney parks are having fun! Even those that are not owned or operated by the Walt Disney Company. That’s right, on our last visit to Tokyo Disneyland we saw that the spirit of the season has taken hold, the rooms are …

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Banksy’s Street Art paints the city | Tokyo Art Beat

Banksy, “The girl with the pierced eardrum” (2014, Bristol, United Kingdom)Photo: © Alma Reyes Graffiti has been around for thousands of years in the form of cave paintings. He decorated the walls of ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman buildings as protest poems and illustrations. Since the 1960s, it has adorned …

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Santa Claus is coming back to town

Santa and Mrs Claus won’t be arriving in their Grosse Pointe-themed sleigh this year – it was recently auctioned off by Grosse Pointe Park – but they will still wave to the crowd from a special vehicle during the Santa Claus Parade de Grosse Pointe November 26. Advertising GROSSE POINTE …

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Banksy’s Street Art paints the city | TABlog

Graffiti has been around for thousands of years in the form of rock paintings. He decorated the walls of ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman buildings as protest poems and illustrations. Since the 1960s, it has adorned tunnels, subways and building facades, especially in New York and Europe. Qualifying graffiti as …

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