Stars and Stripes
Stethem sailor fined for elementary school break-in
A USS Stethem sailor was fined 100,000 yen Wednesday by a Yokosuka court for breaking into a Zushi city elementary school.
Veteran regains love for country
When Rick Rogala stands on stage and looks into the crowd at the Tribute to Heroes Parade this weekend, he will think of the last man to travel south down the Bridge of No Return.
Mon May 13, 2013
Three-star flag nominations announced
Vice Adm. Scott Swift was nominated for reappointment to the rank of vice admiral, which allows three-stars to serve for longer than 38 years without being promoted.
Thu May 09, 2013
Flag officer assignments announced
Rear Adm. Terry B. Kraft will be assigned as commander, U.S. Naval Forces, Japan/commander, Navy Region Japan, Yokosuka, Japan.
Wed May 08, 2013
U.S. Department of Defense
Flag Officer Announcement
Navy Vice Adm. Scott H. Swift for reappointment to the rank of vice admiral and for assignment as director, Navy Staff, N09B, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Pentagon, Washington, D.C. Swift is currently serving as commander, Seventh Fleet, Yokosuka, Japan.
Mon May 06, 2013
The Honolulu Advertiser
Navy appoints new commander for Pearl Harbor sub fleet
Rear Adm. Phillip G. Sawyer has been chosen as the new commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet Submarine Force at Pearl Harbor.
Marine Corps Gazette
Australian Frigate Embeds With U.S. Navy At Yokosuka, Japan
Just wanted to let you know that I got the sword yesterday with time to spare. It showed up unscathed due to the excellent packing job despite the rough postal process.
Sun May 05, 2013
Chance to make master chief stays at 10-year high
If you're afraid that long-past scrape with the law will keep you from landing a job, there's some... The cover of a master chief is held prior to a promotion ceremony last year in Yokosuka, Japan.
Wed May 01, 2013
Music City Miracles
Where in the world are Titans fans?
About four years ago, I posted an editable map to see how spread over the world MCM fans are.
The Epoch Times
Director of Research Institute: Shen Yun Spreads Essence of Chinese Culture
Mr. Shiraki Daigoro , director of Japanese Corporate Risk Research Institute, says Shen Yun spreads the essence of traditional Chinese culture to countries around the world.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
The Epoch Times
Classical Pianist: Classical Chinese Music Has A Transcendent Brightness
Safarova Gulnara , a classical pianist from Azerbaijan, and her husband, Daisuke Azuma, are excited after the performance, saying that they are extremely fortunate to have learned so much about Chinese culture.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Allied bands to serenade Seoul
South Korean and U.S. naval bands will stage joint concerts in Seoul and Busan on Friday and Sunday, respectively, to mark the 60th anniversary of the armistice agreement and their alliance.