“YEAR” IS A HOT YEAR FOR AN EXPANDING LOCAL RAMEN SHOP. IN LESS THAN FOUR YEARS, HISASHI “TEDDY” UEHARA HAS OPENED FIVE AGU RAMEN SHOPS ON O’AHU AND THREE IN HOUSTON, TEXAS. AND HE SAYS HE’LL NEXT BE EXPANDING TO AUSTIN, POPULARITY OF JAPAN’S MANGA, OR ANIMATION, IS HELPING TO