The Consulate General of Japan in Los Angeles held a ceremony for the conferment of the 2020 Foreign Minister’s Commendation upon Teruko Weinberg, president of Teruko Weinberg, Inc. and Los Angeles-Nagoya Sister City Affiliation chairperson, on Jan. 8. The Foreign Minister’s Commendations are awarded to individuals and groups for outstanding achievements in international fields, to […]
Former Los Angeles City Councilmember Tom LaBonge, who died Thursday at age 67, was an enthusiastic supporter of Little Tokyo and the sister-city programs, including the L.A.-Nagoya Sister City Affiliation. In 2008, he joined Teruko Weinberg of LANSCA in presenting a proclamation to Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura. Known as Mr. Los Angeles for his knowledge […]
On Saturday, February 8, 2020, LANSCA formally welcomed in the Year of the Rat at a luncheon held at the restaurant Azay in Little Tokyo. Opened last year, Azay is the home of Chef Akira Hirose, formerly of Maison Akira in Pasadena. Chef Akira has prepared his signature dishes for two LANSCA events: the August […]
[October 26, 2019] VIP Reception and Dinner At Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House After the daytime event “Nagoya Day”, LANSCA had VIP Reception and Dinner at Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House in Westfield Century City to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Los Angeles and Nagoya’s sister city affiliation.
NAGOYA DAY 2019 -EXPLORE NAGOYA AND CENTRAL JAPAN- OCTOBER 26, 2019 WESTFIELD CENTURY CITY, LOS ANGELES Detailed Description This presentation supplements the description of the “Nagoya Day 2019” event in the Sponsorship Brochure which is included in this website. EVENT BACKGROUND The Los Angeles – Nagoya Sister City Relationship Sixty years ago, Los Angeles and […]
On July 5, 2019, four high school students departed for Japan to stay there for 3 weeks. They will be attending a high school in Nagoya and stay with their host families to experience Japanese culture. LANSCA appreciates the support for this student program from Japan Airlines. Japan Airlines celebrates its 60th anniversary of its […]