Jul 6, 2020
The Itoshima-based soy sauce maker Mitsuru-Shoyu recently debuted a new soy lees product. The fourth-generation owner of the company, Yoshinori Jo, turned his idea of waste-free pr...
Jun 10, 2020
Itoshima City has appropriated an additional ¥561 million budget for anti-coronavirus measures. Education-wise, the city developed a package of ¥264 million to distribute tablet de...
May 22, 2020
Itoshima Shima Shima Project, a local group delivering Itoshima-produced vegetables to disaster-hit regions, started a meal give-away project to support local families with childre...
Apr 29, 2020
Itoshima City has announced that some local facilities and services will be either closed or operating in a reduced capacity during Golden Week to prevent the spread of the COVID-1...
Apr 25, 2020
To prevent further spread of the COVID-19 virus, Itoshima City is discouraging visitors from outside Itoshima to visit its sightseeing spots. The city firmly asks people to coopera...
Apr 24, 2020
Buying freshly cut flowers can make a stay-at-home weekend more pleasant and support local growers at the same time. JA Itoshima will hold special flower sales on this coming Frida...
Apr 17, 2020
The Itoshima City Tourism Association created the “Itoshima Takeout Map” on Google Map to support local food businesses. The association listed up sixty-six local shops that offer ...
Mar 30, 2020
It was an internship gig back in 2001 that put Andrew on his first-ever airplane ride and brought him to Japan. He’d studied to be a greenkeeper, but had no idea that one day he’d ...
Mar 18, 2020
Itoshima City opened a disaster-preventional website for smartphone users. To secure swift access to accurate information during disasters, the city gathered items such as...
Feb 28, 2020
From Russia With Love! We never ceased to be amazed at the diversity of passionate and talented people in Itoshima. Yoshiko Misaka is another example. While living in St. Petersbur...