Archive for November, 2013

  • Representative Nancy Pelosi, Mayor Ed Lee, and Senator Dianne Feinstein.

    Mayor Lee’s In China, But He’s Probably Staying In SF

      MAYOR LEE’S IN CHINA, BUT HE’S PROBABLY STAYING IN SF  Having his name circulated for President Obama’s Ambassador to China in Washington DC isn’t a bad idea. His ambassadorial skills were reinforced further as Mayor Ed Lee missed the President’s visit to SF while […]

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  • Image: Richard Aswad, Untitled, 2012, Oil on Canvas, 20"x24". Courtesy of the artist.

    Home Is Where The Art Is

      OAKLAND, CA – Kearny Street Workshop, the country’s oldest Asian Pacific American multidisciplinary arts organization, in partnership with East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC), proudly presents Artists in Residence: Creative Works from the Residents of EBALDC, a group exhibition that celebrates art created by the […]

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  • From left to right: Anni Chung, Self-Help for the Elderly; Brenda Lee, Chinese Hospital; Malcolm Yeung, Chinatown CDC; Tom Linton, Morongo Band of Indians; and Rose Pak

    Morongo Band of Mission Indians Donates Free Turkeys to Chinatown Community Development Center

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA –  Chinatown Community Development Center received 300 turkeys from the Morongo Band of Mission Indians.  The tribe also presented to Chinese Community Hospital, Self Help for the Elderly, and Chinatown Community Development Center with free turkeys which will be used to prepare […]

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    Lantern of Hope, Enlightenment for All

        San Francisco – The Philippines is in the news. The sight of devastation and ravaged brought about by the super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) is seen around the world. The estimated death toll, destruction of properties, devastated cities, towns and villages are beyond compare. […]

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    Mr. Tyrus Wong, a Disney Legend

    Chinese American Heroes introduces one of our youngest Chinese American heroes, Mr. Tyrus Wong, who recently celebrated his 103rd birthday.  The truth is, he is the youngest 103 year old member in this heroes’ website.   He was in San Francisco on October 3, 2013 and […]

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    Jazz for Leyte: Benefit Concert for the Philippines

      Members of the Pinoy-Pinay Jazz community in the Bay Area will be featured at a Benefit Concert to raise funds for the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda in the Philippines. This special performance will be on Saturday November 30th at the Piedmont Piano Company in Oakland. The […]

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  • L-R: Consul Reginald Bernabe, Mr. William Kim, Ms. Angela Lee, Deputy Consul General Jaime Ramon T. Ascalon and Mr. Jun Il Hyun during the ceremonial presentation of the check donation from the Federation of Korean Associations, U.S.A. for the relief operations in the aftermath of Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan).

    Korean Americans Express Their Support to Victims of Typhoon Yolanda

    The Federation of Korean Associations, U.S.A. ceremonially presented a check of USD 3,000 for the Philippine Red Cross as their contribution to the relief operations for the victims of Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan). Led by the Association’s President, Ms. Angela Lee, the group met with Deputy […]

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    Melissa Morgan: Jazzing Up a New Generation

    “She is the one we have been waiting for” says Dr. Herb Wong, Asian American jazz pioneer, disc jockey, historian, critic, and “cool cat” icon. Those are high expectations that could intimidate the average artist but not Melissa Morgan who has a mesmerizing stage presence […]

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    On the Scene: A Chinese Nutcracker is Coming to Town

      For some of us who have lovingly taken our families to see the traditional Nutcracker productions each year, this season you have a special alternative that your families might find a wonderful change.  It comes from Dalian, China titled THE TERRACOTTA PRINCE and will include Tchaikovsky’s music as background for the Dalian Acrobatic […]

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  • ABC 7 anchor Kristen Sze (back to audience) interviews Asiana Flight 214 survivors Zhang Jing (left) and Yang Lin (right).

    My Asiana Flight 214 Crash Survivors Interview on ABC7: What It Taught Me

        By Kristen Sze, ABC7 News Anchor Mom is always right. That I learned first and foremost from working on one of the most impactful stories of my career. On Tuesday Nov. 26 on ABC7 News at 11PM in the San Francisco Bay Area, […]

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