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…

Stores with multiple convictions of sell tobacco to minors will have licenses revoked

州長簽署法例,對於多次售賣香煙給未成年人士的店舖會永久取消其牌照…

Bay Area Chinese Americans protest over Diaoyu Island dispute

今日在舊金山(三藩市)華埠舉行保釣大遊行,響應全美其餘十個城市同樣的活動。主辦單位估計有過萬人參加,而警方估計有數千人參加。參加者表示,希望美國明確表態,放棄支持日本…

WOMEN exhibition at the Chinese Culture Center

舊金山(三藩市)中華文化藝術中心將會由明日開始,舉行一個展覽,以華人角度探討 ‘性’ 的議題…

Jewelry scam case: Is “extortion” charge valid?

舊金山(三藩市)祈福黨騙案的初審今日繼續進行。 控辯雙方主要爭論警方是否有足夠理由拘留被告以及勒索控罪是否應該保留…
Is “extortion” charge valid…

The boat with the father who allegedly kidnapped his own children was spotted

一個男人在南舊金山(南三藩市)走了自己的子女,然後再在Alameda偷了一艘船離開,之後有人報警求助,警方已經把案件列作綁架案處理。今日凌晨有漁民表示發現到他們的蹤跡…
The boat with the father who allegedly kidnapped his own children was spotted…

Police asks for help to identify suspects targeting older Chinese Women

日前舊金山(三藩市)警方公開一段祈褔黨犯案過程的片段。警方拒絕透露這片段的來源,但呼籲民眾上網瀏覽該片段,協助警方辨認疑犯…

Proposition A: $79 parcel tax to support CCSF

舊金山(三藩市)的A提案建議向屋主增收79元地稅來資助一直被削減經費的舊金山市立大學。反對人士不滿政府經常向屋主開刀…

Middle class shrinks

有調查指,在過去十年中產階級的人數減少了,連他們的收入和財富也大「縮水」。 在今日勞工節,梁慧珊會和大家說說…
Since 2000, the middle class has shrunk in size. The biggest hit for them is falling home and asset values…

Low wage jobs dominate the U.S. recovery

經濟復甦不等於復原。有調查報告指全國的新增工作職位的收入大不如前。 在勞工節長週末,梁慧珊會和大家探討打工仔心聲…
About 58% of the jobs created during the recovery of economy have been low-wage positions, according to a new report by the National Employment Law Project. These low-wage jobs pay $13.83 an hour or less.

Millbrae plastic bag ban is in effect tomorrow

明日開始,中半島Millbrae市的零售店禁止使用膠袋,是San Mateo縣第一個城市有此限制。但餐館,乾洗店等店鋪則豁免…

SFPD make arrests in Richmond robberies

舊金山(三藩市)列治文區最近發生多宗持械行劫案,對象包括珠寶店和餐館。警方已經拘捕了三個疑犯,懷疑他們和合共四宗劫案有關…

Cell phone tracking application helps locating the suspects

舊金山(三藩市)昨天早上發生智能手機搶劫案。警方在追捕疑犯期間曾經開槍,警方先後拘捕了五名疑犯。目前已經起訴當中三人,其餘兩人在接受問話後獲得釋放 …

Home burglaries in S.F. Taraval district increase by 20%

包括舊金山(三藩市)日落區在內的 Taraval 警區今年的入屋爆竊案增加了兩成,而且大約一半案件以華人為對象…
The number of home burglaries has increased by 20% this year in San Francisco Sunset District…

historical relics collected for the 67th anniversary of war victory

為了紀念中國抗日戰爭勝利67週年,灣區「金山之路」團體在美國多個城市蒐集了一些文物,紀念海外華僑,支持中國抗日戰爭。 文物中包括記載當年”一碗飯運動”的報紙…

Some Chinese people have collected historical relic remembering the campaign of fund-raising to support the war against Japan more than sixty years ago…

Houses value increases in Mission Bay

由於科技和生物技術公司的職位在舊金山(三藩市)增加了,吸引了更多人住在市內。最新數據顯示Mission Bay South of Market等地區的 房屋價值也上升了…

“doctors of acupuncture” requirement

只有獲得博士學位的針灸師才可稱為針灸醫生doctor of acupuncture。違例者有機會被吊銷牌照,法案目前正等候州長簽署…

San Jose homicide may be related to gangs

昨晚San Jose發生了可能和幫派有關的兇殺案。一個拉美裔23歲男人死亡。今年San Jose已經發生了30宗兇殺案…
The San Jose Police Department is currently investigating the homicide happened Monday in the 1900 block of Poco Way in East San Jose…

Preliminary hearing of Asian scam continues

震撼華裔社區的祈福黨騙案的初審今日繼續進行。辯方律師在庭上嘗試證明警方當日是不合法地拘捕被告…

A home filled with debris would add fuel to the fire

昨日在舊金山(三藩市)Vienna街一間房屋起火。屋內囤積的雜物阻礙救火工作。不少華裔長者習慣在家中囤積雜物。紅十字會提醒大家保持家中出入通道無阻…
A home filled with debris would add fuel to the fire…

Two vehicles crashed into houses in Saratoga

兩名華裔青少年在昨日凌晨開車撞了入南灣Saratoga市的民居,兩個司機受傷送院,沒有生命危險。而屋內的人沒有受傷…

Relocating utility lines on Columbus Avenue

在未來資金不明朗的情況下,耗資總值十六億元的中央地鐵興建工程的準備工作今日依然在舊金山(三藩市)北岸區展開,估計工程會對附近環境和交通造成影響…
Pre-construction work associated with the Central Subway tunnel begins today in North Beach. The work involves relocating utility lines on a half-block section of Columbus Avenue between Union and Powell streets. Construction hours will be Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m…

What is the most impressive about London Olympics?

倫敦奧運即將結束。有甚麼片段最令灣區運動員難忘呢…
What is the most impressive about London Olympics…

The Emergency Preparedness Fair will be held in Sunset district

下星期六,舊金山(三藩市)日落區將會舉行健康以及災難準備日,教導民眾拯救生命的技能…

Lawsuit Against North East Medical Services

聯邦司法部向服務舊金山(三藩市)灣區的東北醫療中心提出訴訟,指東北涉嫌虛報年度收入,以便向加州醫療補助計劃Medi-Cal申請超額補貼…
The United States has joined a whistleblower action pending in the Northern District of California against the federally-qualified health center (FQHC), North East Medical Services (NEMS), alleging that the center under-reported income it received from a managed care organization in order to artificially inflate reimbursements it received from the California Medicaid program, the Justice Department announced today.

National Night Out

今日是「全美打擊犯罪之夜」,宗旨是加強警民合作,共同打擊罪案。灣區多個城市也響應,一些華裔民眾有何反應…National Night Out Events are all around the Bay Area. The campaign is aimed at connecting the community and law enforcement to fight crime…

Man trying to rob marijuana grow shot and killed

奧克蘭(屋崙)華埠一間種植大麻的房屋內,今日零晨四時多發生槍擊事件,一個涉嫌企圖打劫大麻的男人中槍死亡。另外兩個疑匪在警方到場之前已經逃走…