Bay Area Archive

  • Photo courtesy of Rubén Lizardo.

    Spotlight on API Boys and Young Men at Legislative Hearing

          Asian Pacific Islander youth leaders and community experts brief legislators on the status of API young men in the areas of health, workforce, and higher education. San Francisco, CA – The California Assembly Select Committee on the Status of Boys and Men of Color, chaired […]

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  • Board of Equalization member Betty Yee, John Burton and former Assembly Pro Tempore Speaker Fiona Ma. Photo courtesy of Fiona Ma.

    BETTY YEE COUNTING VOTES IN CONTROLLER’S RACE

      The California Controller’s race is in recount territory as Democratic candidates Betty Yee and John Perez closed in on 870,000 votes each and were fighting for second place to qualify for the November election under California’s “Top Two” rule. As of early Thursday, 16 days after the election, Board of Equalization member Yee […]

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    Parangal Dance Company Performs at SF Ethnic Dance Festival

      Come see Parangal Dance Company in the 36th Annual San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival! This extraordinary World Premiere of ancient and contemporary Filipino dance brings the rich imagination of the Sulu Archipelago close-with mesmerizing chant, bell-like gongs, and elaborate props and regalia, extraordinary dancers retell […]

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  • TokyoGirls

    Japanese Pop Teen Idol Group Tokyo Girls Style Launches Crowdfunding Project for J-POP Summit Concert

    Phenomenal Teenage Pop Idol Act Launches Fundraiser To Produce A Special TV Documentary Capturing The Group’s U.S. Live Concert Debut With A Sea Of Sunflowers At The Annual Bay Area Japanese Pop Culture Extravaganza In July  San Francisco, CA – In conjunction with their upcoming appearance […]

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  • APAture

    Call for Artists: APAture 2014

      Early Deadline: Monday, July 7, 11:59 PMSecond Deadline: Monday, August 4, 11:59 PMKearny Street Workshop’s APAture is a multidisciplinary arts festival presenting and examining the work of emerging Asian Pacific American (APA) artists living or working in the San Francisco Bay Area. Now entering […]

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  • Origami

    Origami-Palooza: Join San Francisco’s Only Paper Party!

    Sunday, June 22, 2014, 1 to 5 p.m. Japan Center Malls1737 Post St.San Francisco’s JapantownOrigami-Palooza will feature an origami exhibit, tables with instructors to show you new folds for all ages, a table dedicated to folding Paper Cranes for the World Tree of Hope in […]

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    Provocative New Play Calls for Need to Clear National Rape Kit Backlog

    - The Haze is set for July 24 at the Open Square Space at Futures Without Violence in San Francisco -   SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Former State Assembly Speaker pro Tempore Fiona Ma and supporter Patricia Lurie present The Haze, by award-winning Filipino-American playwright, Heather Marlowe. The evening will be comprised of […]

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  • LuangPrabang

    Villa Maly Rolls Out Red Carpet for 2nd Luang Prabang Half-marathon

      LUANG PRABANG, Laos – On a misty morning in mid-October, Luang Prabang’s daily procession of barefoot, saffron-clad monks will cross paths with a troupe of trainer-sporting, neon-clad runners who will hit the scenic streets of the UNESCO Heritage Town to raise money for a […]

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    Nakayoshi Young Professionals Welcome BBQ

    Sunday, June 22 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.Hellman Hollow, Golden Gate ParkCome out and join Nakayoshi Young Professionals at their annual BBQ! Join Nakayoshi for food, fun activities, and great friends. Meet Nakayoshi members, learn more about Nakayoshi, and make new friends from the community. […]

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  • GrannyCartGangstas

    Granny Cart Gangstas Back for No Happy Endings Show June 28

      The Grannies are back for another one-night stand. The name Granny Cart Gangstas is derived from some of our founding members’ pedestrian lifestyle in San Francisco; it’s ‘gangsta’ (a reappropriation of the word to connote high approval) to be able to use a ‘granny […]

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