A call to (bakers’) arms

塵も積もれば山と成る chiri mo tsumoreba yama to naru Even dust amassed will grow into a mountain. As I try to wrap my head around the scale of the events in Japan this proverb has been bouncing around in my mind. I think it is fair to say that if you have any Japanese relatives that at one […]

Yu-Ai Kai annual crab feed set for Feb. 12

SAN JOSE — Yu-Ai Kai Japanese American Community Senior Service will  hold its annual crab and spaghetti dinner on Saturday, Feb.  12 at the San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin Annex, 640 North Fifth St. in San Jose’s Japantown. Attendees can choose to dine-in or take-out. The take-out service begins at 4 p.m. Doors open at […]

Spaghetti and Crab Feed

Volunteers from the JACL and the Nichi Bei Weekly at the SF JACL’s annual Spaghetti and Crab Feed fundraiser, Sat. Dec. 4, at the Christ United Presbyterian Church in SF. Ken Sogabe, Rod Suzuki, Haruka Roudebush, Doug Nakatani Nancy Satoda, Elizabeth Hayashi, Brigid Sogabe, Marie Rinne, Hiroshi Shimizu, Julie Nakatani, Yo Hironaka, Greg Marutani, Nikki […]

Nichi Bei Foundation Day

Celebrating Nichi Bei Foundation Day with the Oakland A’s on Sept. 6. At the game, which took place in Oakland, Japanese American catcher Kurt Suzuki of the Oakland A’s took on Japanese baseball legend Ichiro Suzuki of the Seattle Mariners.