Archive for February 17th, 2010

  • Angel Island’s Goals Introduced to Silicon Valley

    Angel Island’s Goals Introduced to Silicon Valley

    Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation initiated its Centennial Year Celebration in the South Bay with a private luncheon for Silicon Valley movers and shakers in the Asian American community at the Santa Clara Hilton. Guest Speaker Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren discussed the importance of remembering the […]

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  • Stand and Be Counted in US Census

    Stand and Be Counted in US Census

    This month, ten questions are coming to your mailbox. Amid the myriad of mail, this is one you will not want to toss. It is the constitutionally mandated decennial Census, which dictates congressional representation, determines how $400 billion in federal funding is spent on hospitals, […]

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  • Pacific Renaissance Phase II Grand Opening

    Pacific Renaissance Phase II Grand Opening

    The East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation and Metro Bay Realty are pleased to announce that the first phase of Pacific Renaissance Plaza’s Below-Market-Rate condos have sold out. A grand opening and open house event for Phase 2 will be held on Saturday, February 20, […]

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  • Free Exhibit Explores Jewish Experience in China

    Free Exhibit Explores Jewish Experience in China

    A unique and little known chapter in Chinese and Jewish history comes to life in a new exhibit opening at the Presidio Officers’ Club. Through dozens of photographs, documents and other memorabilia, The Jews in Modern China traces the experience of Jewish refugees who sought, […]

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  • Cooking With The Ancients: “Today’s Special”

    Cooking With The Ancients: “Today’s Special”

    By Annabelle A. Udo-O’Malley There is an allegorical painting called “The Vinegar Tasters” which shows the three founders of China’s renowned philosophers, Confucius, Buddha, and Lao-tse, each dipping his finger in a vat of vinegar, each with individual expressions on his face that offers three […]

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