Earth Day Fukushima with Peach Heart NPO. Photo courtesy of Carl Williams

Retired airman draws on relief work, Olympics to build bridges

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March 25, 2015

Moved both by the tragedy of a natural disaster and the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games, a retired airman hopes to build cultural bridges between U.S. and Japanese youths through sports, character building and community service. 

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Thomas family photo - Connor (back left), his dad Casey (back right), his sister Kirstin (front left), and his mom Janel (front right). Photo courtesy of Connor Thomas

Ohio teen reaches out to military veterans

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March 24, 2015

Connor Thomas, 15, grew up loving everything about the military. The uniforms. The mission. The call to duty. He respected the men and women who defended their country, and learned that some struggled when they left service.

So the Ohio...

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Catholic youth group members from Kadena Air Base, Japan, examine the contents of a geocache near Araha during their monthly outdoor activity, March 21, 2015. Geocaching is like a high-tech treasure hunt using GPS to locate hidden containers. The thrill of the game can be getting to the destination or in actually finding the treasure itself. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Marcus Morris)

Finding the hidden treasures of Okinawa

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March 27, 2015

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- The Kadena Air Base Catholic Youth Group took a new spin on exploring the hidden treasures of Okinawa by going geocaching March 21.

Geocaching consists of individuals competing with one another to find hidden...

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