Archive for April 17th, 2008

  • Daily Dose: 04/17/08

    Daily Dose: 04/17/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » Berkeley Chiropractor Lau Pioneering Member of New Organization » Union Bank of California Supports Cherry Blossom Festival With $10,000 Grant » Chinese Americans Discuss Fate of Unearthed Remains » Assembly Health Committee Passes Lieu Bill to Alleviate Emergency Room Overcrowding […]

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  • Toons on the March: The Cherry Blossom Parade

    Toons on the March: The Cherry Blossom Parade

    SAN FRANCISCO — The Cherry Blossom Parade features a bevy of beauties, from the Cherry Blossom Festival queen and princesses to girls in kimonos — and even Sailor Moon. The 10th annual Anime Costume Parade will take place on April 20 during the 2008 Cherry […]

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  • ‘Top Chef,’ ‘Dancing’ Heat Up

    ‘Top Chef,’ ‘Dancing’ Heat Up

    Last week Top Chef contestant Dale Talde and his team, comprised of Lisa and Stephanie, created a dish inspired by the element fire, but instead tempers flared between “self-proclaimed a——” Dale and “I can be that b—- everyone hates” Lisa. When Lisa suggested strictly Asian […]

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  • Reflections after the Rain on the Torch Parade

    Reflections after the Rain on the Torch Parade

    With a sleight of hand, San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom staged the Olympic Torch parade without any ugly incidents, but also left demonstrators and spectators alike unfulfilled. They showed up at one announced venue, and the relay took place at another.

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  • S.F. Olympic Torch Run: The emergence of Asia America (new photos)

    S.F. Olympic Torch Run: The emergence of Asia America (new photos)

    In the face of a vociferous and well-publicized spectacle of screaming and at times intimidating antics by Tibetans and their largely non-Tibetan group of supporters, San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom and Chief of Police Heather Fong deserve the immense gratitude of the city, if not […]

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  • Presidential Campaign Update

    Presidential Campaign Update

    Congratulations to Jay Chen, Serena Kirk, Jenn Pae, Brian Wang, Roger Hu and others, on winning Democratic National Convention delegate seats from California pledged to Barack Obama.

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