Flooding for some Chinatown merchants

(中文) 這星期大部分時間, 預測會下雨, 舊金山(三藩市)華埠有不少商店在地庫, 商戶有甚麼準備去應付可能會發生的水浸呢…

EPA and L’Oreal to develop testing alternatives

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and cosmetics corporation L’Oreal announced research collaboration that may end animal testing…

Clean Tech Competition

Ten teams of high school students did presentations today in Santa Clara University about how to make use of clean energy…

Oakland celebrates Women’s Day

Oakland t oday celebrated International Women’s Day by recognizing the achievements of women of different ages and professions.

Requests free MUNI pass for the youth

Members of the public request for free MUNI pass for the youth…

BART development to benefit Chinese community

Chinese community members in Oakland call for community benefits from the BART Lake Merritt development…

Day care cuts for seniors

Under a new program some seniors may loose day care services because they will no longer be considered eligible…

What is “Specified Foreign Financial Assets”?

What is “Specified Foreign Financial Assets”?

The Bay Bridge is back open

The Bay Bridge is back open, providing relief to drivers who stayed in town over the Presidents Day weekend…

Free tax service in Oakland

Free tax service in Oakland…

San Jose students want minimum wage increase

(中文) San Jose州立大學一群學生正努力爭取把San Jose市的最低工資由八元增加至十元…

Refresh your love with flowers

(中文) 今日是情人節, 不少人會送花來傳情達意。 而收花再非單身女士的專利, 老夫老妻也需要花來 增添情趣,維繫感情…

New manpower for green industry

(中文) 舊金山一個非牟利機構提供免費的環保建築工業訓練給低收入的居民。 今天有二十名青年準備好,投身環保行業…

LGBT youth video

SFPD Chief Greg Suhr unveils first of its kind LGBT youth video today…

Reaction to Prop. 8 ruling  

“Happy Valentine’s Day,” shouted people who gathered outside a San Francisco courtroom waiting for a ruling on Prop. 8…

Shark fin suppliers sues state over ban

A lawsuit was filed in San Francisco Superior Court today arguing that the ban recently passed on the sale, distribution or use of shark fins,

Smoother roads coming to San Francisco

Well, road repair work starts in March thanks to a $248 million dollar bond measure that voters approved last November…

Increase in robberies near UC Berkeley

(中文) 東灣柏克萊加大校園以南,上個月發生多宗劫案, 比去年同期的情況嚴重了很多…

Teen dating violence

According to Liz Clairborne Inc. and Futures Without Violence, a family-violence prevention organization, nearly 1 out of 3 teens has been in an abusive or violent relationship…

Occupy Oakland Aftermath

Oakland City Hall is open for business after a group of Occupy protesters broke into the historic building and smashed glass display cases and windows, spray-painted graffiti and burned the American and California flags…

“Occupy Oakland” comes back

Police tear gassed Occupy Oakland protesters this afternoon near Lake Merritt and warned them to leave an area where they had gathered…

Computer clubhouse for S.F. teens and parents

Community leaders gathered at the San Francisco Community Youth Center (CYC) today to announce new computer classes available for both parents and teenagers. The Computer Clubhouse and Technical Academy was made possible thanks to a $50,000 donation by AT & T…

CNY Second Day Meal

Today is the second day of the year of the dragon. And, according to the tradition in Canton, China, family members or employees have to take a meal together with dishes symbolizing good wishes..

New stamp featuring dragon

The U.S. Postal Service today issued a new Forever Stamp featuring a dragon, which is the fifth of 12 animals associated with the Chinese lunar calendar…

A single young man’s CNY

27 year old Ivan doesn’t have many Chinese New Year decorations in his San Leandro home…

SF 49ers vs. NY Giants

SF 49ers vs. NY Giants…

Two SF bus lines to be rerouted

Two San Francisco bus lines will be rerouted near Union Square starting this coming Saturday due to construction work on the Central Subway project…

Yu Ming Charter School

Yu Ming Charter School, the only school in Oakland that offers a Mandarin immersion program, opened last August…

Counterfeit bills sentence

A San Francisco judge has sentenced a Chinatown merchant, Peter Cheng, to three years and four months of incarceration due to ten counts of counterfeit bill charges…

Jack in the Box wants to operate 24 hours

The Jack in the Box on Geary Boulevard and 11th Avenue in San Francisco is seeking the city’s permission to operate around the clock…