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15 December 2018

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  • Candidates Sought for 2015 NC Cherry Blossom Queen

    by - Sep 27, 2014
    The 2015 Northern California Cherry Blossom Queen Program Committee seeks enthusiastic, community-minded, young Nikkei women to participate in the 2015 Northern California Cherry Blossom Queen Program. Held in San Francisco’s historic Japantown, the 48th Annual Northern...
  • Obon Season Draws to a Close

    by - Aug 11, 2014
    By Lauren Kawana On a cool August evening, several hundred people gathered at the Buddhist Church of Oakland to pay homage to loved ones that have passed on—nearing the end of a string of festivals held...
  • Definitive Japantown History Book Goes to Print

    by - Aug 10, 2014
    By John Sammon The most definitive history of San Jose’s Japantown ever published prints this month and its authors said the book would present as never before the rich culture of Japanese immigrants and generations of...