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    Immunization Program Protects Babies From Hepatitis B

        By Janet Byron, Senior Communications Specialist, Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research The transmission of hepatitis B from mother to child has been virtually eliminated in Kaiser Permanente’s Northern California region, thanks to a program which ensures that babies receive all recommended […]

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    Hill Physicians Asian Heritage Street Celebration Honored Local Community Groups and Schools

        The AsianWeek Foundation and the Tenderloin Economic Development Project hosted the Hill Physicians Asian Heritage Street Celebration Honorees Reception and Volunteer Appreciation Party on Wed. Aug. 13 at Twitter. The event sponsored by Twitter, honored several not-for-profit organizations for their work in the Asian Pacific […]

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    CAAMFest San Jose Returns September 4-7, 2014

        SAN FRANCISCO – The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) is thrilled to announce the return of CAAMFest San Jose, taking place September 4-7, 2014. CAAMFest San Jose brings the innovative sprit and forward thinking of CAAM’s annual CAAMFest to the South Bay for […]

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    Six of the Baddest Asian Pacific American Comedians Come to Knock on SF’s Door

    Are you the one who knock-knocks? If you are, you just might be bad enough for the BAD ASIANS comedy showcase. Presented by API Cultural Center, Bindlestiff Studio, and The Colossal Show on Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 8:30 p.m., Bad Asians is featuring the […]

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    San Francisco’s Asian Art Museum Announces 2014-2015 Exhibition Schedule

      Art of Adornment: Southeast Asian Jewelry from the James and Elaine Connell CollectionThrough Aug. 3, 2014On view in the Southeast Asian galleries, this display features 41 rare objects from a broad range of Southeast Asian cultures—all drawn from a recent donation of jewelry from […]

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    The Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco Presents the 5th Annual Chinatown Music Festival

      The Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco in association with Asian Improv aRts, API Cultural Center, Chinatown Community Development Center and Chinese Progressive Association present the 5th Annual Chinatown Music Festival on Saturday, August 16 from 11:00am to 5:00pm at Portsmouth Square on Kearny Street between Washington Street […]

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    Fifth Laotian National Conference Set for This Weekend

            Atlanta, Georgia – UPS Headquarters in Atlanta, is the place to be on Friday and Saturday, August 1st and 2nd, 2014. LANA and its community partners, the Laotian American Society and Asian Pacific American Historical Society will hold the Fifth Laotian […]

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    S.F.’s Annual Japanese Pop Culture Extravaganza Attracts Huge Crowds For Music, Anime, Film, Fashion And Ramen

      San Francisco, CA – The 2014 J-POP SUMMIT Festival, San Francisco’s premiere celebration of Japanese pop culture, music, fashion, games, art, food and film, broke all previous attendance records during its recent 6th annual weekend-long event. More than 120,000 people attended the two-day Festival that took […]

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    Misfortune Cookies: MH-17, Student and Professor Murdered

    Putin’s Boys (Did Not) Shoot Down Another Malaysian Airliner The world still hasn’t picked up on any of the obvious clues as to who might be hiding who hijacked MH370 when another Asian and Malaysian airliner ended up crashing straight into the Ukraine conflict. It […]

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    AVALOS PAID LOVER $30K FROM CAMPAIGN

        John Avalos paid his former paramour and his soon-to-be former legislative aide Rachel Redondiez more than $30,000 from his failed mayoral campaign according to SF Ethics Commission 2011 filings. Likely being Avalos’ highest paid campaign staffer, she received $28,888 in salary or fees and another $2,806 in miscellaneous […]

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