Aichi city looks to become the yo-yo mecca of Japan

Oct 12, 2017

Aichi city looks to become the yo-yo mecca of Japan

Iwakura in Aichi Prefecture is striving to make the city a mecca of yo-yos, which were a big hit in the country in the 1980s and 1990s when more than 10 million people nationwide were thought to be fans. Iwakura, located about 10 minutes north ...

Jun 13, 2017

Aichi city assembly is open to public, except for school children

A city assembly has refused to allow elementary school students to observe one of its plenary sessions, calling into question its self-declared label as "an assembly that is open to the public." Officials of Gamagori, Aichi Prefecture, said Tuesday that about 10 public school students ...