A drop in the gas price

After months of volatility in California gas prices, the Golden State is now experiencing a drop in the price of gas. According to the latest report from AAA Northern California, which tracks gas prices as a service to consumers, every metro area in Northern California saw a decrease of at least 69 cents over the past month…

Former astronaut looks for asteroids

Ed Lu, a former astronaut, leads a non-profit organization B612 to build, launch, and operate the world’s first privately funded deep space telescope to identify the current, future locations and trajectories of Earth crossing asteroids…

Arrests made in SF jewelry scam

San Francisco police arrested four supects who were alledgely involved with jewelry scam targeting Asian elderly women…

Tzu Chi fund-raising

Volunteers for Tzu Chi, a non-profit organization, raise money on the streets in San Francisco Bay Area for people who suffer because of Hurricane Sandy…

The 13th Annual San Francisco World Music Festival

The 13th Annual San Francisco World Music Festival is held in Jewish Community Center until Sunday…

No more class cuts expected at CCSF

No more classes at CCSF should be cut…

News citizens are sworn in & vote

More than 1,200 people swear in today as U.S. citizens in Paramount Theatre in Oakland and they can register to vote immediately…

Proposition 36 suggests revising “three strikes law”

Proposition 36 suggests revising “three strikes law.” Life sentence is imposed only when new felony conviction is serious or violent…

E.Bay Chinatown travel agency alleged fraud

A travel agency in Oakland Chinatown is allegedly involved in a fraud case which has at least 8 victims. The amount of money lost is over $30,000…

Proposition 34 eliminates executions

California will become the 18th state to ban executions if Proposition 34 passes. Life without the possibility of parole will apply instead of death penalty…

Susie Ko’s funeral

The funeral of Susie Ko, a beloved member of the Chinese Apostolate and mother of four,is held today at Saint Patrick’s Church in Rodeo…

Great California ShakeOut

Today is Great California ShakeOut, which is an earthquake drill for people to practice how to “drop, cover and hold on”…

Grab bars in SRO’s restrooms

The installation of grab bars in SRO’s restrooms may be a requirement soon…

Spending public funds at a strip club

James Kwon, a high-ranking Port of Oakland official, is under investigation for spending thousands of dollars in public funds at a Houston strip club while entertaining about a dozen shipping industry executives in 2008…

Car burglaries and thefts on the coast

The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office issues a warning to residents and visitors because of the recent car burglaries and thefts on the San Mateo County coast.。。

The police believes Darnell and Tania Washington are suspects

After Hercules Police Detectives have interviewed the subjects and reviewed the items recovered from Susie Ko’s stolen vehicle, the police now believes Darnell and Tania Washington are suspects in the Ko Homicide case…

Central Subway Project gets approval of federal funds

Mayor Edwin M. Lee and several key officials announced Federal approval of an agreement dedicating $942.2 million in federal funds to the Central Subway Project today…

Proposition B – the Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond

Proposition B – the Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond – would provide seismic and safety improvements to recreation centers, pools and playgrounds…

Oakland Chinatown Citizens on Patrol

One person was killed and three were injured in three separate shootings in East Oakland Friday afternoon and evening, according to the police…

Tip Watch for anonymous tippers

Oakland Police launched a service called Tip Watch that allows anonymous tippers to text the department with information on criminal investigations…

Missing fisherman: One body found, one still missing

A San Francisco man who was found dead one day after he went missing off the San Mateo County coast was identified by a sheriff’s spokeswoman today as 62-year-old Carl Deng.
The second fisherman, Ping Yau Tsang, of San Francisco, remains missing. ..

No signs of missing fishermen

Searchers did not locate any sign of two missing fishermen yet since a wave flipped their boat during a fishing outing off the San Mateo County coast Sunday morning…

Aung San Suu Kyi takes questions from local Burmese

Aung San Suu Kyi takes question from Burmese in San Francisco…

BART starts its earthquake early warning system

BART starts its earthquake early warning system.

Home insurance may not cover all losses of a burglarized home

Home insurance may not cover all losses of a burglarized home.

2013 World Baseball Classic in San Francisco

The final games of 2013 World Baseball Classic are going to be held in San Francisco AT&T Park.。。

911 may not be the best number to call for non-emergency

The house of Ho’s family who lives in San Francisco was burglarized last Thursday. Mrs. Ho was frustrated that the police officers came two hours after she called 911. The police explained that they work according to the nature of crime, and the case of Ho’s family has no immediate danger…

More room for creativity in indy films

(中文) 舊金山(三藩市)日本埠這個週末舉行香港電影節,作品包括獨立電影。 雖然獨立電影的製作成本少,但創作空間較大…
[:enMore room for creativity in indy films…

Today is World Alzheimer’s Day

Today is World Alzheimer’s Day…

Chinatown Neighborhood Court panelists are honored

法庭審理案件既花錢又花時間,以非正式審訊處理罪行輕微的案件,可以加快效率。舊金山(三藩市)社區法庭正在扮演這個重要角色。今日地區檢察官George Gascon表揚多名為社區法庭擔任仲裁員的華裔…