Hibiya Park celebrates first 110 years this weekend

Jun 1, 2013

Hibiya Park celebrates first 110 years this weekend

by Masaaki Kameda

Hibiya Park in central Tokyo, the scene of numerous historic events in both the pre- and postwar periods, is marking its 110th anniversary Saturday, with various commemorative celebrations planned for this weekend. Planned events for Saturday and Sunday include “Hibiya Akari Terrace,” in which ...

Hibiya rally tries to keep nuclear foes on message

Mar 12, 2013

Hibiya rally tries to keep nuclear foes on message

by Kazuaki Nagata

Far away from disaster-hit Tohoku, people gathered Monday in Tokyo’s Hibiya Park to offer silent prayers on the second anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake. “Let’s think of those who lost their lives. Let’s remember that each of their lives was precious,” singer ...