The little trains that keep chugging on down the line…

Way back in 2005, I rode a small two-car train in the rural countryside of Fukushima (Fukushima Line, I believe), from Koriyama to Fukushima. I had always thought all the trains were as big, modern and busy as the ones in Tokyo...but I soon learned different. There's something nostalgic about the rural trains, and I …

Working to Save Miu…

Miu is a vibrant, energetic eight year-old, who lives in my area of Saitama, Japan. Miu was diagnosed with restrictive cardiomyopathy, a heart condition, and is currently needing donations for a heart transplant planned to be taken place at Baylor College of Medicine Texas Children's Hospital. Alex and I saw her family and supporters at …

Some Changes Coming To rbbaileyjrinternationalmedia.com…

Hello everyone...how are you? First of all, a HUGE THANK YOU to all of our new subscribers!! We hope that you enjoy our site and sister pages!! We've had much success, thanks to you!! However, there will be some changes to the layout of the site, within the next month. We are changing our plan …

History Flight Inc.

History Flight is a privately-owned, non-profit organization who locate, identify and repatriate the remains of American service members listed as missing in action or non-recoverable. The organization has repatriated over 100 members so far...but there is still much more work to do. Many families are waiting for their loved one to come home. As an …

Lending a Hand, Or Giving Back In Singapore

I had actually committed myself to a bit of charity work in Singapore....in the Summer of 1992. My ship had pulled into Singapore for a two-week stay, and some of us were asked if we wanted to spend a morning with some children at a local orphanage. Several of us went and had a great …

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