Archive for November 13th, 2009

  • Firepower: Pacquiao vs. Cotto Weigh-In

    Firepower: Pacquiao vs. Cotto Weigh-In

    by John Juan, Jr. | Boxing LAS VEGAS, Nevada – After months of training and fight hype, Manny Pacquiao and Miguel Cotto weighed in Friday night for the fight of the year at the catch weight of 145 pounds.  About 6,500 fans were in attendance, […]

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  • War and Peace and Vietnam

    War and Peace and Vietnam

    Andrew Lam, Vietnamese-American Author and Co-Founder of New America Media, was keynote speaker on the occasion of the 14th Anniversary of Peacetrees Vietnam, whose aim is to renew relationships with the people of Vietnam and promote a safe, healthy future for its families & children. […]

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  • Local Mom Wins Raytheon Math Hero Award for Inspiring Kids

    Local Mom Wins Raytheon Math Hero Award for Inspiring Kids

    Los Alamitos Math Coach Presented Raytheon’s “MathMovesU – Math Hero” Award Chia-Ho Lee, mother of two students at Christa McAuliffe Middle School in Los Alamitos and the school’s math club coach, has been named Raytheon Math Hero – a distinction given to an outstanding math […]

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  • International Taiko Festival Rising Stars Q&A

    International Taiko Festival Rising Stars Q&A

    It was on a visit to the Cherry Blossom Festival in San Francisco’s Japantown in 1967 that Grand Master Tanaka discovered his calling. Tanaka was surprised to learn that there was no Taiko drumming at the Cherry Blossom festival in San Francisco — or, for that […]

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