Archive for September 23rd, 2008

  • CDC Announces New Testing Recommendations

    CDC Announces New Testing Recommendations

    SAN FRANCISCO – With the S.F. Hep B Free’s “B a Hero” ad encouraging people to get tested for the disease as a backdrop, members of the campaign joined Dr. John Ward, director of Viral Hepatology for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, at the […]

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  • DJ AM, Travis Barker Survive Deadly Crash

    DJ AM, Travis Barker Survive Deadly Crash

    After holding a free concert in South Carolina, Blink-182′s former drummer Travis Barker and DJ AM (aka Adam Goldstein) survived a horrible jet crash that killed four others. Both AM and Barker will be hospitalized for a few weeks and are suffering from second- and […]

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  • Bill Disaggregating API Students Awaits Governor’s Approval

    Bill Disaggregating API Students Awaits Governor’s Approval

    Bill would separate ethnic subgroups in education databases A bill requiring the state to separate Asian/Pacific Islander students into ethnic subgroups in education databases passed the Senate on Aug. 21. The bill, sponsored by state senate majority leader Gloria Romero, would help educators develop strategies […]

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  • Daily Dose: 09/23/08

    Daily Dose: 09/23/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » Congresswoman Hirono Votes in Favor of Credit Cardholders’ Bill of Rights » New York’s Asian Elderly Population is Booming » Julie Lee Receives Jail Sentence » Lifemark Group and Transplant Donor Network Join CYC Dragon Boat Team » JCCCNC Presents […]

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  • Chinese Community Says No to Prop H

    Chinese Community Says No to Prop H

    SAN FRANCISCO — Representatives from four longstanding Chinese community groups gathered at the Far East Café Restaurant in Chinatown on Sept. 16 to voice their outrage against Proposition H. The initiative on the November ballot would authorize the Board of Supervisors to issue bonds that […]

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