Alameda Fire Department

Courtesy AFD  An Alameda firefighter is illuminated against the night sky as he works to put out a fire at one of Alameda’s longest-standing and most-popular Japanese restaurants.

Favorite Sushi Spot Scarred by Flames

Jan 19,2017

Restaurant owner, 92, says this will only make her stronger

Faith Akiko Yamato will celebrate her 93rd birthday in March. Instead of looking forward to the occasion, though, she will be spending her time helping rebuild Kamakura restaurant that she’s owned since 1981. 

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