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"Mr. Miyagi was the ideal surrogate father that everybody wished they had," Avildsen said in the sun piece. "He was wise, he was generous, he was funny.
... visit to the Nordic nation. Crown Prince Frederik visited the city of Higashimatsushima, Miyagi Prefecture, in June 2011 to offer donations collected from the private sector.

"It is regrettable to learn that an official U.S. military website advertises the falls," said Kunigami Village Mayor Hisakazu Miyagi when alerted to the sites by Stars and Stripes. "In response to this latest accident, I would like to urge the U.S ...
An eight-bedroom aparthotel could open on Bold Street in Liverpool city centre under new plans. Proposals to convert space above Fast Food outlet Subway and the neighbouring e-cigarette shop into serviced accommodation have been submitted to Liverpool ...
Salt Lake City - A century of history will be commemorated on June 23 and 25 as Sacred Heart Parish celebrates its 100th anniversary with a concert and a Solemn Mass of Thanksgiving.
A 29-year-old high school teacher has been arrested on suspicion of indecent exposure in a convenience store in Kesennuma City, Miyagi Prefecture. According to police, Masaru Chiba, who teaches at a public high school in Miyako City, Iwate Prefecture, ...

Ito's acclaimed Sendai Mediatheque building, in Miyagi, survived the devastating quake of March 2011, in part because of the innovative use of tree-like flexible supporting tubes within the building.
SENDAI - A high school boy in Miyagi Prefecture was missing Sunday after waves swept him and a friend from their dinghy while trying to return to shore, police said.
A bear warning sign is seen near the site where a man was attacked by a bear in the Akita Prefecture town of Ugo in May 2017.
Tokyo (Yomiuri Shimbun/Asia News Network) - Do you think of public Libraries as solemn places where talking, eating and drinking are frowned upon?
The Yamato municipal government, aiming to create a "healthy city," dedicated the fourth floor of the new library to health when the city relocated and rebuilt the facility. The floor offers about 10,000 books and other items related to health, while ...
SENDAI--Almost 30 years after the Hosokura mine closed, amateur photographer Eiko Terasaki didn't want the precious images she snapped of the lives of the miners also vanishing forever.
After the 2011 disaster in Japana, the uitemate was a concept developed that helped in the survival of residents from Higashimatsushita, Miyagi Prefecture. Also, the hinanjo unei game was created by the Shizuoka Prefecture that Tohoku University ...
In June, researchers from Okinawa and Kansai will set up a new organization to tackle the issue of human remains not yet being returned to Okinawa.
The Yamato municipal government, aiming to create a "healthy city", dedicated the library's fourth floor to health when the city relocated and rebuilt the facility. The floor offers about 10,000 books and other items related to health. Measuring ...
But just as Miyagi revealed to Daniel what he was actually learning, so too does Mr. Hepler. Day eight is basically a classroom day.
"Move to the left while saying 'right,' " an instructor said to 15 women during a workout session on the fourth floor of the Yamato City Library in Kanagawa Prefecture, which opened in November. In a space called the "Kenko [Healthy] Terrace," events ...

British American Tobacco's first launched glo in the city of Sendai in Japan last December. In just six months, the electronic cigarette took up 7 percent of the region's market share.
One pithy passage reads, "In the 1980s Municipalities were encouraged to build resorts; in the 2000s they were encouraged to build narratives.
As you can see in this trailer, Kenji takes on the Mr. Miyagi role from Karate Kid as he mentors his own badass fighter. But as the tagline so boldly points out, 'he is no Mr. Miyagi'. Because this dude is a true killer ... Also on the cinematic side ...
In Japan, taking the train often means being squeezed in with other commuters heading to or from the schools and offices clustered around the city center. So there's a special appeal to rail travel that lets you ride in more amenity-rich ... The ...
Tournament Coordinator John Friedrich and his partner Gary Goodman tore it up with a net 26 in flight 1, followed by the teams of Findlay/David and Miyagi/Curney who shot a net 27. Flight 2 was lead by ... Special thanks to the pro shop staff for all ...
Seven prefectures and four major cities that will be home to venues for some events of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics will be required to shoulder a combined 35 billion yen of the costs of organizing the games, according to the latest estimate ...
Editor's Note - The Grill Whisperer is a fly-by-night grilling expert that travels the world in a constant search of grilling techniques, recipes, and spices to perfect his craft.
Miyagi Prefecture topped the list last year, with 180,930 visitors, followed by Aomori Prefecture with 145,370. Only 56,810 stayed in Akita Prefecture over the period.
Marissa G. Muller started out interviewing indie artists for her radio show at 89.7 KRUI in Iowa City, but after a freelancing at a few big names like Rolling Stone, she eventually landed at Conde Nast as an editor.
Marc Francoeur, Susan Kohler, Miyuki Miyagi and Michael Yapujian star in this powerful and bold theatrical experience that was a sensation when it opened off-Broadway in 1968.
There are several versions of the sport, ranging from a city slackliner to highlining. Highlining is a ... Remember how Mr. Miyagi (from the Karate Kid) was getting Ralph Macchio's character to perform seemingly useless chores around the home? The most ...
(The special was recorded in the city on Minhaj's request.) Through carefully ... As a young comic, he is au courant with the latest pop culture references, and the sketch is peppered with mentions of icons as diverse as Drake and Mr Miyagi. His ...
Chieko Aizawa, a 58-year-old woman who came to the castle with her granddaughter from Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, said she wanted to see the Licca-chan of her "own generation.
It's hard to resist the appeal of this 1946 silver dining train car that sits along the town's main drag - as evidenced by the line of people that typically stretches to the sidewalk in summertime.
"I think for our standpoint, it's really the critical infrastructure, the power plants, the sewage treatment plants," Miyagi said. "City and County (of Honolulu) has the sewage treatment plants on Sand Island. Then DLNR (Hawaii Department of Land and ...
IWAKI CITY, Fukushima Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Japan - On March 11, 2011 at around 2:46 in the afternoon, Takeo (not his real name) was just getting off his boat after a day out fishing when he felt his boat shaking.
In her early 20s, Ameru moved to a mountain village in Miyagi Prefecture and married a woman. They had two children, a boy and a girl.
These works gradually shift from the calm of Mr. Miyagi and sensitivity of Marty - who only fight defensively - to the likes of Freddy Krueger and hitmen whose deadly strength nurtures and then unleashes their mentees' simmering rage.
Tokyo - Humanoid robots and advances in information technology are helping to improve the quality of life for the elderly, especially those with dementia.
Like, literally, it took a village. She was around people that loved her and were there for her, and I was this brown kid who was alone in America with his dad.
Electronic quartet Fujiya & Miyagi are another at the heart of the city's current success rate - if on a less heralded scale - with the release of their self-titled sixth studio collection.
His hit list today would include chefs James Lowe (Lyle's, London), Fabian von Hauske and Jeremiah Stone (New York City's Contra and Wildair), Jeremy Fox (Rustic Canyon, California), Carlo Mirarchi (Blanca, NYC) and Lee Tiernan (Black Axe Mangal, ...
In one example, a nursing home in Natori, Miyagi Prefecture, has enlisted the help of the Telenoid robot via which people can communicate remotely with an elderly person using a microphone and camera.
On a beautiful but chilly morning at the end of March 2017, a major engineering project was taking place in northeastern Miyagi Prefecture. But despite the ambitious scale of this operation, it attracted little national or international attention. The ...
The scene from Acts 17:22-31 doesn't sit well with me. Paul stands up, provoked by anger, believing he has something important to say.
The community is invited to join in the festivities surrounding Paint the Town, which is celebrating 35 years of volunteers donating their time and resources each year to fix up and paint homes for neighbors unable to do it themselves.
"Anti American, I'm pro Assata/I write rhymes like a scholar/All about a dollar, dollar equals Allah/Put away the scouters/You won't see my power, this your final hour/On Nefertiti, this is for the city/Cut throat, you shouldn't fuck with my committee ...
Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture--Residents here have finally agreed to preserve part of an elementary school building that was ravaged by tsunami and fire following the 2011 Great East Japan earthquake as a symbol for future generations.
March 11, 2011 is a date that will forever be etched in my memory, as the day I stood in my home watching TV as the horror of the magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami transpired.
The blaze has consumed about 20 hectares (50 acres) of forest on a mountain since it started April 29 in the Tohoku region close to the town of Namie in a no-go zone near the damaged nuclear power plant. fire ... The fire near Fukushima Daiichi is just ...
SENDAI - police said Tuesday that a bonfire may be the source of a forest fire that broke out Monday in Kurihara, Miyagi Prefecture, which temporarily forced nearly 400 residents from 117 households to evacuate.
SENDAI - Nearly 400 residents from 117 households in Kurihara, Miyagi Prefecture, were ordered to evacuate Monday after a fire broke out in a forest around noon and spread to nearby houses.
... Miyagi Prefecture, on May 8, 2017. (Mainichi). SENDAI (Kyodo) -- Nearly 400 residents of 117 households were ordered to evacuate in the northeastern city of Kurihara after a fire broke out in a forest around noon on Monday, spreading to nearby houses.





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