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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 13, 1989
Mayor Tom Bradley flew to Japan on Wednesday to participate in a centennial celebration for the city of Nagoya, which has been one of Los Angeles' sister cities for 30 years. Nagoya, Japan's third-largest city, has a population of 2.5 million and is located in the center of the country. It is noted for its strong emphasis on city planning and urban design.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 17, 1994 | MAKI BECKER
The Japanese Garden has received a traditional stone lantern as a gift from Nagoya, Japan's sister city to Los Angeles. The stone snow-viewing lantern, called a yukimi doro , was presented to the Japanese Garden, located at the Tillman Water Reclamation Plant in Van Nuys, on Saturday. Weighing just under a ton, the lantern has been placed where it can be seen from almost everywhere in the 6 1/2-acre garden.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 17, 1994 | MAKI BECKER
The Japanese Garden has received a traditional stone lantern as a gift from Nagoya, Japan's sister city to Los Angeles. The stone snow-viewing lantern, called a yukimi doro , was presented to the Japanese Garden, located at the Tillman Water Reclamation Plant in Van Nuys, on Saturday. Weighing just under a ton, the lantern has been placed where it can be seen from almost everywhere in the 6 1/2-acre garden.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 13, 1989
Mayor Tom Bradley flew to Japan on Wednesday to participate in a centennial celebration for the city of Nagoya, which has been one of Los Angeles' sister cities for 30 years. Nagoya, Japan's third-largest city, has a population of 2.5 million and is located in the center of the country. It is noted for its strong emphasis on city planning and urban design.
SPORTS
March 5, 1990
Wanda Panfil of Poland won the Nagoya, Japan, International Women's Marathon in 2 hours 31 minutes 4 seconds.
SPORTS
February 4, 1991 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Kiyoshi Hatanaka of Japan was knocked down in the first round but got up and stopped Pedro Decima of Argentina in the eighth at Nagoya, Japan, to win the World Boxing Council super bantamweight title.
SPORTS
June 18, 1985 | United Press International
A record 41 nations have entered the Women's Federation Cup team tennis competition scheduled for Oct. 6-13 in Nagoya, Japan, the International Tennis Federation announced. Defending champion Czechoslovakia will send the foursome of Hana Mandlikova, Helena Sukova, Iva Buderova and Marcela Skuherska that has produced two straight championships.
BUSINESS
June 27, 2008 | From Times Wire Services
Southwest Airlines Co., the only big U.S. carrier that's still profitable, will add nine flights while United Airlines exits three cities as it struggles with this year's 41% surge in jet fuel prices. Southwest's expanded service includes Denver, Oakland and Fort Lauderdale, Fla., where rivals are shrinking. UAL Corp.'s United said it was ending service in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, Fla., and Nagoya, Japan.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 24, 1989
Sixty-thousand dollars for a Japanese version of the Hollywood Walk of Fame was approved Wednesday by the Los Angeles Harbor Department's Board of Commissioners as a gift to Nagoya, Japan, the sister city of Los Angeles. The money will be used to buy 25 prefabricated stars to be placed in Los Angeles Square in Nagoya. The gift is intended to commemorate the 30th anniversary of Nagoya's sister-city relationship with Los Angeles and also to mark Nagoya's centennial.
SPORTS
September 13, 1995 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Jeff Tarango, who became a household name in tennis by accusing an official at Wimbledon of favoritism, pulled off a major upset at the Romanian Open when he defeated second-seeded Michael Stich 7-6 (7-5), 6-3 in the first round of $1.38 million ATP tournament in Bucharest. Australian Kristin Godridge struggled to a 6-4, 6-7 (3-7), 6-4 victory over second-seeded Kyoko Nagatsuka of Japan in the first round of the TVA Cup women's tournament in Nagoya, Japan.
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