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November 20, 2014

As a member of the Keihanshin industrial zone along with nearby Kyoto and Kobe, Osaka may be more famed internationally as Western Japan’s hub of business and commerce. Make no mistake, however, this energetic worldly city of 2.68 million offers...

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Microbreweries near your base

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November 20, 2014

Oirase Beer
(Near Misawa AB)

Oirase Beer is located near Aomori Prefecture’s famous Oirase Stream, Lake Towada and Mount Hakkoda. It boasts using local mountain river water and...

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  Lexi Vermeire spends time volunteering to teach and mentor second grade students of Ramstein Air Force Base elementary school before her own classes start in high school on Jan. 28, 2013    Bennie J. Davis III/U.S. Air Force

Military brats or CHAMPS? Authors' proposed name change riles up locals

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November 17, 2014

(MCT) — Area military families seem less than enthused about a proposed replacement for the term “military brat.”

For about a year, the USO and other military organizations have worked with two women who wrote a book for elementary-...

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