Archive for October 20th, 2008

  • Family Meals, Western Style

    Family Meals, Western Style

    Family-style meals are common all over the world. For Americans, it is most traditional during our celebration of Thanksgiving. Although it’s similar to how we Chinese eat our meals, there are few distinct subtleties to keep in mind. Do I PASS TO THE RIGHT OR […]

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  • Daily Dose: 10/20/08

    Daily Dose: 10/20/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » New York City to Pay $3.5 Million to Wrongfully Imprisoned Asian Man » Application Deadline Approaches for Ethnic Scholarship » Asian Americans Overwhelmingly Against Outlawing Gay Marriage » Asian Citrus Psyllids Detected in Imperial County » Moloka‘i Film Festival 2008 […]

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  • Verizon Wireless Awards 60K to Asian American Domestic Violence Organizations

    Verizon Wireless Awards 60K to Asian American Domestic Violence Organizations

    SAN FRANCISCO — In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Verizon Wireless recently awarded a total of $60,000 to five Bay Area community-based organizations that focus on fighting domestic violence in the Asian American community.

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  • Droodles

    Droodles

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  • Survey Results Show Asian American Presidential Preferences

    Survey Results Show Asian American Presidential Preferences

    Poll finds heavy support for Obama Recent polls of the Asian American population about this year’s presidential race indicate both strong support for Sen. Barack Obama and the existence of a large proportion of undecided voters.

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  • Finding the Right Fit: Entrepreneurs and funders connect at Bay Area conference

    Finding the Right Fit: Entrepreneurs and funders connect at Bay Area conference

    Quincy Yu has helmed four successful start-up companies, and she knows an opportunity when she sees one. “Seventy-one million households currently have pets” Yu says. “By 2010, it will be a $50 billion industry. We did not see any [pet-cleaning product] that was pet-safe or […]

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