Archive for November 23rd, 2007

  • Calendar: 11/23/07

    Calendar: 11/23/07

    Comic Relief With Dat Phan EVENT: Free comedy night DESCRIPTION: NBC’s Last Comic Standing winner Dat Phan, Chris Clobber and Guam Felix perform DETAILS: Free, Nov 23-24, 10 p.m., Tommy T’s Comedy & Steakhouse, 5104 Hopyard Rd., Pleasanton, Calif. CONTACT:, R.S.V.P. at

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  • Thanksgiving, Chinese Style

    Thanksgiving, Chinese Style

    SAN FRANCISCO — Chinese Newcomers Service Center, a local nonprofit agency located in Chinatown, held the 11th annual Community Food Distribution to celebrate Thanksgiving in the Chinese community. The community food distribution was based in Chinatown’s Willie “Woo Woo” Wong Playground and Visitacion Valley’s Hans […]

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  • George Lam Concert To Benefit S.F. Hep B Free

    George Lam Concert To Benefit S.F. Hep B Free

    SAN FRANCISCO — What Billy Joel was to the United States in the ’80s, George Lam was to China. The Canto-pop singer will hit the stage this Dec. 8 at San Francisco’s Nob Hill Masonic Auditorium. “Always” will be Lam’s first concert in the United […]

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  • New Hotel Kabuki Opens O Izakaya Lounge

    New Hotel Kabuki Opens O Izakaya Lounge

    SAN FRANCISCO — The new Hotel Kabuki (formerly the Miyako Hotel) and O Izakaya Lounge were unveiled at a grand opening event on Nov. 15 in Japantown. Joie de Vivre Hospitality CEO Chip Conley, the hotel’s General Manager Jim Gerney and Supervisor Ross Mirkarimi, participated […]

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  • Chinatown YMCA on Verge Of Major Renovation Project

    Chinatown YMCA on Verge Of Major Renovation Project

    Outdated and old, the Chinatown YMCA is in need of an extreme home makeover to make it modern and fresh in the 21st century. It will hopefully be getting one as soon as the planning commission approves the Chinatown YMCA renovation and expansion project. The […]

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  • OCA-Chicago Celebrates 30th Anniversary

    OCA-Chicago Celebrates 30th Anniversary

    CHICAGO, Ill. — The Organization of Chinese Americans, Greater Chicago Chapter celebrated its 30th Anniversary at its 2007 annual gala, “Honoring the Past, Looking to the Future,” on Nov. 17 at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile.

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