9th Annual Springfield-Isesaki Softball Exchange

Japanese softball team visits Springfield June 27- July 2 An all-star men’s fast pitch softball team from Springfield’s sister city, Isesaki, Japan, will visit Springfield later this month, playing several…

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Kellswater at Lindbergh’s on June 1

Our friends The Kellswater Band will be playing an Irish concert at Lindbergh’s, 318 W Commercial Street, tomorrow night (Friday, June 1st) at 6:00 p.m. The event is a fundraiser…

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Yotsuba Farewell Party and Japan Night

Photos by Mika Logan - The farewell party at Greenwood for the Yotsuba Gakuen students from Isesaki, Japan was full of Japanese cultural activities. Students played Ayatori, a traditional girls'…

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Japan Relief Fund totals over $54,0000

During a June trip to Isesaki, Springfield Sister Cities Association Coordinator Cindy Jobe presented Mayor Kiyotaka Igarashi with a ceremonial check for more than $54,000 collected in the Sister Cities…

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