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Culture

Kyoei Glass offers Ryukyu glassware workshops

Ryukyu glassware is a traditional Okinawan art form. Many readers may have already had the chance to take a look at the delicate craftsmanship involved in producing Ryukyu glassware at souvenir and gift shops throughout the island.   Read More!

OPG to stage Ryukyu Kingdom Festival

In preparation for the G8 Summit Meeting in Nago City next year, the Okinawa Prefectural Government (OPG) has decided to stage a Ryukyu Kingdom Festival. Scheduled to run from Thursday October 7 until Sunday October 17 and to include events in Naha, Ginowan and Urasoe cities, the main event will be held at the outdoor stage at Tomarin Hotel, Naha City.   Read More!

Okinawa Craft Exhibition slated for this weekend

The Okinawan Convention Center will be holding the sixth annual Okinawa Craft Exhibition from October 8 - 10. The event is designed to introduce the various traditional crafts of Okinawa to all visitors, providing them with a chance to purchase different items, as well as learn more about the art to making each craft.   Read More!

Entertainment

Prague Chamber Orchestra to pay homage to Mozart

"Offer the Mozart concert that everyone can enjoy." With this idea firmly in mind, a series of concerts dedicated to Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be held by the famous Prague Chamber Orchestra at Sugar Hall in Sashiki Town on Thursday October 14 and Friday the 15th at the Gushikawa Citizen Art Theater.   Read More!

Diamantes reaches higher plateau with new CD

Diamantes is back! Okinawa's premiere Latin pop music sensation celebrated the release of their new CD "AZUCAR" last Sunday night in front of a packed house of both new and old fans. The group proved that they still have the "stuff" that took them to the top of the local music scene several years ago.   Read More!

Health

Beach volleyball tourney highlights growing interest in the sport

Ever since beach volleyball became an Olympic sport, its popularity has grown rapidly. This dramatic surge in the sport was clearly in evidence Saturday September 26 when 81 teams competed in the 1999 Coca-Cola Beach Volleyball Tournament, held at the Sun Marina Hotel, where players from 18 to 40 took part.   Read More!

Community

Growing coffee in the quiet, green hills of Yambaru

High in the mountains of Yambaru, in the village of Takae - one of Okinawa's most northern regions - a farm stands out from the surrounding pineapple and sugar cane fields. Early each morning Hiro Adachi walks out in to the breaking sunlight and tends to a crop that leaves most farmers on Okinawa scratching their heads.   Read More!

Foster and Kadena Salons receive Dudley Training Seminars

For many cultures throughout the world, African American hair is a mystery. For international hair stylists, creating new styles on African Americans is no mystery, as long as you possess the experience, the knowledge and the expertise.   Read More!

FEW to host training symposium, auction

Federally Employed Women (FEW) will host a Training Symposium and Beanie Baby Auction Fund-raiser Saturday, October 16, from 8 a.m.   Read More!

Shopping

AAFES salons a cut above the rest

Clifton Choy, AAFES Services Business Manager recently asked the Dudley Company to give a seminar at their AAFES beauty salons in Korea, mainland Japan, and Okinawa. With more than 32 years in the business, Dudley is one of the leading beauty companies.   Read More!

Localbeat

Issue of new ¥2000 bill to celebrate staging of G8 Summit

One of Okinawa’s most famous landmarks, the Shuri-mon gate at Shuri Castle will adorn the new ¥2000 bill, to be issued from July 2000. The Japanese Prime Minister, Keizo Obuchi, made the announcement during the first meeting of his reshuffled Cabinet Tuesday.   Read More!

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