Archive for February 6th, 2008

  • Nation Briefs

    Nation Briefs

    Miss Wash. Snags Second Runner-Up At Miss America YAKIMA, Wash. — Elyse Umemoto won second runner-up in the Miss America 2008 pageant. Miss Michigan, 19-year-old Kirsten Haglund, was crowned the new Miss America at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on Jan. […]

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  • Liu’s Left Her Heart in S.F.

    Liu’s Left Her Heart in S.F.

    An adorable baby crane emerging from its shell is the centerpiece of Bay Area resident Hung Liu’s heart sculpture titled, “For a New World.” “The crane is coming out of its shell to face a new world, like immigrants who come to the United States […]

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  • Self-Help’s Luncheon

    Self-Help’s Luncheon

    Self-Help for the Elderly’s Employment Training and Economic Development Department held its annual luncheon, recognizing housekeeping and home health aide workers on Jan. 27 at the Four Seas Restaurant in San Francisco.

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  • Hep B Bill Moves to Senate

    Hep B Bill Moves to Senate

    SACRAMENTO — By the time you finish reading this article, four people will lose their lives to hepatitis B. Fortunately, political leaders like Assemblywoman Fiona Ma, D-San Francisco, are creating policies to change such disturbing statistics. On Tuesday, Jan. 29, legislation authored by Ma moved […]

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