Bay Area Archive

  • Laofood

    Lao Pop-up Restaurant To Open in SF

        The Center for Lao Studies wants to bring to San Francisco authentic cuisine from Laos through a pop-up restaurant. Lao Lanxang, a Lao food project, sponsored by the Center for Lao Studies (CLS) is as much about educating the public about Lao culture […]

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  • 5th Annual Hep B Gala.

    Join Fight Against Hep B at the 7th Annual B a Hero Gala on Wed. Oct. 8

      Did you know that the San Francisco Bay Area has the highest rates of liver cancer in the nation? Many liver cancers are caused by hepatitis B infection. Hep B disproportionately affects the Asian and Pacific Islander community. Hep B is vaccine preventable and […]

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    9th Annual Sake Day Celebration Set for Sept. 27 in Japantown

        The 9th Annual SAKE DAY 2014  – The Party that is all things Sake is set for Saturday, September 27, from 4:00 – 8:00 PM at the Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California located at 1840 Sutter Street in San Francisco’s Japantown. […]

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    San Francisco Labor Council Endorses James Fang for re-election to BART Board

          San Francisco, CA – Last night, the San Francisco Labor Council officially endorsed James Fang for re-election to the BART Board of Directors. The Labor Council, representing more than 100,000 workers in the city of San Francisco, joins SEIU BART Local 1021, AFSCME […]

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  • OACC

    OACC Hosts Harvest Moon Festival on Sept. 6

        The Oakland Asian Cultural Center is excited to invite the public to attend their Harvest Moon Festival on September 6 at 7 p.m. The event will be an excellent way to enter the Fall season with an abundance of exhilarating, high quality performances.  Harvest Moon will […]

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    Project by Project Hosts 5th Annual Plate by Plate

    Project by Project’s 5th annual fundraising food and wine gala, Plate by Plate, will feature tastes from 30 acclaimed restaurants including notables such as Campton Place, Farallon, and Socola Chocolatier, as well as a large selection of beverages that include Boutique Sake, Peju Province Winery, […]

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  • TheHazeSeptRun

    Fil-Am’s New Autobiographical Solo Play Calls for End of Rape Kit Backlog

      SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The bizarre aftermath of being drugged and raped after attending San Francisco’s Bay to Breaker’s is spotlighted in THE HAZE, a provocative new autobiographical play by Filipino American writer and performer Heather Marlowe. This piece will be performed 12 times during […]

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  • SF Entertainment Commissioner and The Grand owner Steven Lee (left) with Mayor Lee (Courtesy of Steven Lee on Facebook)

    SUGAR & SPRITE, OR WAS THAT SPITE

        American Beverage Association’s $5,000 donation this spring to non-partisan, non-profit Chinese American Voters Education Committee makes for interesting dynamic. ABA’s been spreading goodwill in SF to fight Supervisor Eric Mar’s two cents per ounce soda tax. Among them was David Lee, director of CAVEC, a non-partisan voter registration and […]

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    ‘Future is Rich’ for City College of San Franciso, Says Chancellor

      SAN FRANCISCO – This week marks the start of the fall semester at City College of San Francisco, which celebrates its 80th anniversary next year. Even as the fight to retain its accreditation continues, school administrators say they are working to ensure CCSF’s survival […]

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  • Event guests.

    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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