Archive for October 5th, 2012

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    Three Women Charged in Jewelry Scams Targeting Chinese Seniors Must Stand Trial

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA –  District Attorney George Gascón announced today that three defendants who were charged in their involvement in jewelry scams or “ghost scams” targeting women and elderly victims in the Chinese community must stand trial.  Three women are charged in connection with stealing over $100,000 worth of […]

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    Iwasawa Oriental Art Hosts 30th Anniversary Celebration

    Iwasawa Oriental Arts is presenting a digital publication on Japanese lacquered arts centered on the tradition of 写 utsushi and will be hosting an exhibition to celebrate the 30th Anniversary Celebration of its gallery on Nov. 1. The event begins at 5 p.m. and will take place at 75 University […]

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  • Civil rights pioneer and Chinatown City College campus dinner emcee Henry Der tries to rein in Ling-Chi Wang's remarks.

    WHAT WOULD CURIOSITY THINK?

    Supervisor could join the Mars Rover if San Francisco’s Richmond voters take up the “Return Mar to Mars” suggestion from a three and one-half minute satire (tinyurl.com/8dtguen) on Eric Mar’s stances. The SF Association of Realtors, which is led by President Jeff Woo and Executive Director Jim Fabris, is poking fun […]

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