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  • Sitting atop Marina Sands three buildings is a boat-like structure featuring an infinity pool up 58 stories.

    On the Scene: Adventures Abroad and at Home

        ADVENTURES ABROAD AND AT HOME   Following a Southeast Asia cruise on the Crystal Cruises’ Millennium ship last month, our disembarking port was Singapore which gave me an opportunity to return for my first visit back after 20 years. The welcome I received at the Fairmont Singapore made the […]

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    Hyphen Hoedown: Issue 26 Release Party

      Get down with the Hyphen Hoedown! Support your go-to news & info source for Asian American issues & relevant stories within your community with  the  Issue 26 Release Party on March 2 from 9pm-1am. To celebrate the release of Issue 26: The South, we […]

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    New Asian Owned 4×5 Gallery Opens in SF Today

        San Francisco, CA – Today marks the Grand Opening of 4×5 Gallery, San Francisco’s newest photography space, and the opening of their inaugural exhibition denatured, featuring the work of Erik Auerbach. Located in the Lower Haight and sharing a retail space with Glass Key Photo, co-founders […]

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  • Smiler Greely and his family.

    AAJC Welcomes President Obama’s Plan for Immigration and Family Reunification

      WASHINGTON – Today President Barack Obama unveiled his plan for commonsense immigration reform. In reiterating his commitment to fix our broken immigration system, he outlined four general themes: update our antiquated immigration system to keep families together, strengthen border security, hold employers accountable for unfair […]

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    Vietnam and the Cell Phone Revolution

        Vietnam, a police state where freedom of expression can come with a multi-year prison term, is awash in cell phones. Whether for talking, texting or taking photos, Vietnamese are buying up mobile devices at a rate exceeding the country’s own population. A sign […]

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  • Men visit Taiwan scenic park.

    On the Scene: Visit to Taiwan

        TAKING A TIMELY VISIT TO TAIWAN       For my annual trek to Far East with a group of friends, we decided let’s include Taiwan, a destination most of the 20 of us hadn’t ventured to for over four decades.   Yes, we found many changes […]

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  • Nohelani Cypriano is surrounded by Silicon Valley fans at her Santa Clara Hawaiian Divas concert.

    On The Scene: October 30

    ON THE RUN IN OCTOBER  It was a grand night of Hawaii music and entertainment when Hawaiian Divas Malveen, Nohelani Cipriano, and Ho’omana performed in Santa Clara University Music Building in front of an enthusiastic small group of fans and friends. Lori Wong and her […]

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  • Longtime Cal Bears Warren and Jennie Louie Chin celebrate 7 years of happy marriage.

    Universal Love Versus Translation Gaps

    In a brilliant play, currently making its West Coast Premier at the Berkeley Rep’s Roda Theatre, Playwright David Henry Hwang held a capacity audience in awe with tears of laughter and gasps of anguish and surprise. The comedy “Chinglish” has many scenes of doing business, […]

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  • Symphony Supper diners enjoy ambiance of City Hall Rotunda Balcony.

    On the Scene: Sept. 25

    BEAUTY ALL AROUND US When the San Francisco Symphony Gala Opening Night is announced, all the ladies of the area must swarm to their favorite designers to choose their gowns, for this year’s event brought the brightest and best designed dresses of the season.  In tune […]

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    Shiseido Launches New Fall 2012 Skincare and Makeup

    Join Dick Page and his team as they introduce Shiseido’s newest launches and top products for the season. The event will take place Thursday, Sept. 20 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Shiseido Beauty Counter located at Nordstrom in the San Francisco Centre. Shiseido […]

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