Archive for April 18th, 2013

  • Rep. Mike Honda (center) with Santa Clara University students and their underwater research vehicle in 2010. Photo courtesy of Rep. Honda office.


          The “one percent” of activists was in Sacramento for the California Democratic Party annual convention last weekend. For his 17th Congressional District run in 2014, Ro Khanna on Sunday afternoon was evangelizing to more than 150 of the ninety-nine percenters at Cupertino’s DeAnza College, calling to reinvent politics […]

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    SOMArts Cultural Center Presents FEAST OF WORDS: A LITERARY POTLUCK

        San Francisco, CA  — SOMArts Cultural Center presents Feast of Words: A Literary Potluck, an intimate monthly dinner party where writers and foodies come together to eat, write, and share. Head to Feast of Words: A Literary Potluck on the third Tuesday of […]

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    35th Annual Carnaval Set for May 25 and 26 in SF

          SAN FRANCISCO, CA – For over three decades, Carnaval San Francisco has been an event for many cultures to come together in one spirit to share their creative expression. Come celebrate with us at the 35th annual Carnaval San Francisco, a FREE 2-day […]

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    Bay Area Man On a Mission to Supply North Korea With Wheelchairs

      By New America Media‘s Peter Schurmann and Aruna Lee SAN FRANCISCO – Despite a mountain of international sanctions and grinding poverty, North Korea’s leaders have proven adept at procuring everything from the latest in digital toys to nuclear technology. But for the country’s disabled population, […]

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  • Cherry Blossom Queen 2013, Kelly Yuka Walton and her court.

    46th Annual Cherry Blossom Queen Selected

        The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival hosted its 46th program this past Saturday at the Sundance Kabuki Cinema. The theme for this year’s program was “Back to Basics.” Returning to the stage to emcee the event was Jana Katsuyama of KTVU and George Kiriyama […]

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