(Yo! Media)
  • Stories
  • Food
  • Culture

Philip Hirose

Born and raised Los Angeles. Dedicated to continuing a family legacy of community-based business, volunteerism, and activism.

Philip Hirose

Born and raised Los Angeles. Dedicated to continuing a family legacy of community-based business, volunteerism, and activism.

Posts by This Author

Bringing Sports into Little Tokyo with Terasaki Budokan Director Ryan Lee

Issue:
All in the Game
,
April 11, 2021

The long awaited Little Tokyo Recreation Center, aka the Terasaki Budokan, is finally going to open. Read our interview with Director Ryan Lee to learn more.

Anzen Hardware Celebrates its 75th Anniversary

Issue:
One Year Indoors
,
March 24, 2021

This year will mark the 75th Anniversary of my grandparents' hardware store, and I don’t know what its future holds. 

Dressing up for the Digital World

Issue:
A Thing of Beauty
,
March 24, 2021

Dressing down for the pandemic world but dressing up for the digital world - some of my favorite video games give me opportunities to go all out in flashy outfits when I barely make an effort anymore in real life.

The Hottest People We Know

Issue:
A Thing of Beauty
,
March 24, 2021

Attraction is subjective, but hotness is not. Here are the hottest people that we know.

Nikkei Diaspora: Oshogatsu

Issue:
Home for the Holidays
,
March 24, 2021

Starting the new year with friends and family... around the world.