Ann Arbor Weather:
Friday September 22, 2017
Follow us: facebook twitter RSS feed
drawing of Mr. Shiji with helpers

The Strange Tale of Mr. Shiji

Homeless and mentally ill, he finally made it back to Japan.

From the December, 2016 issue

The elderly Asian man who walked into the Delonis Center homeless shelter in the spring of 2011 had no identification, but spoke English well. He gave his name as Yashukiko Shiji. At his intake interview, he said that he had a business in Japan that would provide income, but would need a private place at night to make long-distance calls. Staff found one for

 
Bookmark and Share
>> next page
all on one page

You might also like:

Wildlife
Nightspots: Conor O'Neill's
Ulrich's Is Still in Limbo
But momos and macaroons are in the works.
Sabine Bickford
Post Offices and Secretary of State
Deet Deetle Deet, by Gene Gaunt
Beethoven for Refugees
"Ode to Joy" at Hill
Davi Napoleon
Restaurants with prices $10 To $20
A clickable zoomable map
Nightspots: Bona Sera
Artisan Knitworks Moves to Chelsea
Hand-spun yarns from a husband-and-wife team
Shelley Daily
Photo: Sunlit Eve (view of Main St.)
Regent Hotel
only cycling studio on the University of Michigan's Campus
spark ann arbor