• June 28, 2019

    L.A. Life: Part II

    Tak Kikuchi (bottom right), Dennis Kikuchi (top right) and staff. (Photo: Courtesy of Tak Kikuchi) Taks’s: From hashbrowns to hardware, it all stems from memories and traditions...

  • June 28, 2019

    Preserving Salt Lake City’s Historic Japantown

    Intermountain Buddhist Church cabinet members, circa 1935, in Salt Lake City. Community efforts are needed to help keep Japantown Street a viable cultural center. By JACL 2019...

  • June 14, 2019

    Welcome to the ‘Crossroads of the West’

    Salt Lake City, home to the Salt Lake Temple, will host the 2019 JACL National Convention. Salt Lake City, home to this year’s JACL National Convention, offers a vibrant city...

  • May 31, 2019

    Living in South L.A. Today as a Japanese American

    Tak’s Hardware on Jefferson Boulevard in South Los Angeles is a vestige of a once-vibrant Japanese American community that resided in the city’s largely African...

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