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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.

    CHIU’S WINNING COALITION

    CHIU’S WINNING COALITION If June 3 results hold up after counting of remaining mailed and provisional ballots, David Chiu took one step forward to being the first Asian Pacific American (APA) to win and represent the 17th Assembly District seat of eastside San Francisco in Sacramento. Chiu if […]

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  • Happily receiving proclamation from City of Saratoga City Council were members of the Organization of Chinese American Women –Silicon Valley Chapter

    On the Scene

    Names in the News  The City of Saratoga celebrated Asian Pacific Heritage Month by honoring two well recognized organizations inSilicon Valley.  On May 21, Mayor Emily Lo presented a proclamation to the Organization of Chinese American Women – Silicon Valley Chapter, which was founded in 1986. With a membership of about 200 members, […]

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  • “Scholarship Selection Committee”

    On the Scene

          In the Spirit of Giving It always gives me great pleasure to write about non-profit organizations with a giving spirit. This was the atmosphere at the Chi Am Circle Scholarship Awards Dinner on May 16 when 30 high school seniors were happy […]

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  • A fitting end to wonderful cruise is visiting Berlin's  famed Brandenburg Gate.

    On the Scene

    Let’s Go Cruising People are always asking what is the difference between a voyage on an ocean liner versus a cruise in a  smaller boat going down a river.  This year I tried both so would like to share my conclusions.  In January I went […]

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  • San Jose mayoral campaign volunteers for Madison Nguyen and Dave Cortese hoist lawn signs after Vietnamese American community debate.

    TRUST AND APOLOGIES IN SAN JOSE

        TRUST AND APOLOGIES IN SAN JOSE Major divide between Vietnamese American supporters of San Jose mayoral candidates as older generation backed Santa Clara County Supervisor Dave Cortese while younger generation of VietAms supported San Jose Vice Mayor and Councilwoman Madison Nguyen. Outside Evergreen […]

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  • Police Commissioner and Asian Law Caucus attorney Angela Chan introduces embattled Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi at his Jan. 8 inauguration. Mirkarimi is accused of domestic violence against his wife.

    THAT’S THE TICKET – RUN HWANG RUN IN 2016

        One of the criticisms of ousted Police Commissioner Angela Chan – a staff attorney for Asian Law Caucus – was that she didn’t focus enough on Chinatown issues according to this week’s reportage. Chan focused too much on issues such as undocumented immigrant […]

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