Bay Area apartment rents hit record high

According to the data released by RealFacts, the Bay area apartment average rental rate is $2,043 during the first quarter of this year…

San Francisco plans to regulate short-term rentals to primary residence

San Francisco is proposing to regulate short-term rentals to primary residence (KTSF)

Board of Supervisors President David Chiu introduced legislation that would regulate a resident’s ability to rent their principal place of housing on a short-term basis…

Chinese garlic dumping hurting US garlic industry

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According to San Francisco Chronicle, a single Chinese comapany has dumped more than 60 million pounds of cheap garlic into the U.S. Market…

Shrimp Boy’s supporters say he is a good man

Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow's attorney, J. Tony Serra  at press conforence (KTSF)

Supporters of Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow hold a press conference to tell the media that Chow is a good man…

Fatal pedestrian accidents in San Jose and Alameda

聖荷西一名26歲的路人被車撞倒, 傷重不治, 肇事車輛在逃 (KTSF)

Two fatal car accidents in San Jose and Alameda killed two pedestrians at early Wednesday morning…

“Raymond Chow is innocent,” says his attorney

Tony Serra, Raymond Chow's attorney is making comments after the court hearing. (KTSF)

The new lawyer of the notorious Chinatown gangster Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, Tony Serra who is a famous civic right lawyer, says Chow is innocent…

EcoReco electric scooter for last mile commute

EcoReco Scooter, the last mile electric vehicle (KTSF)

Two Chinese engineers in Silicon Valley designed an electrical scooter to help commuters to connect from public transportation to their work place…

Ft. Hood Chinese soldier speaks about deadly shooting

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A young Chinese female soldier of Fort Hood in Texas, Susan Deng who is from the Bay Area, speaks about the deadly shooting and her observations…

San Francisco to legalize in-law units

The new legislation would allow San Francisco property owners to legally put their in-law units on the housing market. (KTSF)

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors by a 8-2 vote approved legislation that would allow property owners to legalize their in-law units…

Six shootings in San Jose

One of shootings occured at this location about 5:15 pm Monday (KTSF)

San Jose police are investigating six shootings since last Thursday, including multiple drive-by shootings…

United Airlines launches direct flight from San Francisco to Taipei

Ribbon cutting ceremony for United Airlines San Francisco to Taipei flight inauguration (KTSF)

United Airlines is expanding its extensive trans-Pacific network this weekend, connecting its San Francisco hub with Taipei, Taiwan, beginning Saturday, March 29, 2014…

Fix a leak campaign helps consumers save water and money

Fixing leaks is one of the best, easiest ways to conserve water and save money on water bills. (KTSF)

Fixing leaks is one of the best, easiest ways to conserve water and save money on water bills. Most importantly, fixing leaks will help stretch limited water supplies…

Senator Leland Yee released on $500k in bail

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California State Senator Leland Yee among 26 defendents are charged in federal criminal compliant…

California food employee bare hand law dispute

有餐飲業者認為酒保無須強制戴手套 (KTSF)

Since going into effect in January, California’s ban on ready-to-eat food with bare hands of food employees has been opposed by many chefs and bartenders…

Winners of Silicon Valley Water Conservation Awards

Google, Business Winner of Silicon Valley Water Conservation Awards (KTSF)

The Silicon Valley Water Conservation Awards are presented to organizations, agencies, businesses and individuals whose programs and leadership have advanced water conservation…

Drought tolerant plants reduce water usage up to 90%

Flower and Garden Show in San Mateo County Event Center (KTSF)

Many cities have declared the mandatory water restrictions due to California drought. To have drought tolerant plants in your garden would help you reduce the water usage up to 90 percent…

“I’m In” campaign to help increase diversity in clinical trials

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I’m In campaign launches to educate underrepresented populations about clinical trial participation…

Feng Mi’s first court appearance

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Castro Valley man Feng Mi, alleged to kill his wife, appears in court today after he surrendered on Monday, March 17…

CA: Hydrogen fuel cell and CNG vehicles expand lease service

Honda Nature Gas and Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles (KTSF)

The nation’s first-ever school bus from Kings Canyon Unified School District in San Joanquin Valley debuts in the Bay Area. In the next few years, more and more hydrogen fuel cell vehicles…

AltCar Expo offers free public ride, drives and lectures

AltCar Expo on March 14-15 at Craneway Pavilion in Richmond, CA (KTSF)

AltCar Expo…AltCar Expo, the free event at Craneway Pavilion in Richmond, CA, features public ride and drives paired with accompanying rebate and infrastructure information…

Asian gang suspected in credit card scheme

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Asian gang suspected behind credit card skimming scheme in East Coast…

1st anniversary of San Jose’s $10 minimum wage law

The event to celebrate 1st anniversary of implementation of $10 minimum wage in San Jose (KTSF)

The City of San Jose markes one year anniversary of implementation of $10 minimum wage…

More than 20 US company employees on missing flight MH370

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Malaysia Airlines missling flight MH370 had more than 20 passengers who work for the US company…

Apple Union Square flagship store gets final approval

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Apple gets final approval for its new flagship store on San Francisco’s Union Square…

Two men guilty in sale of trade secrets to China

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A federal jury has found two men guilty of economic espionage involving the theft and sale of a U.S. company’s technology to a competitor controlled by the Chinese government…

Just Holiday closure victims can report to police and file a claim with TCRC

稱心旅遊門外張貼著受害者發出的告示 (KTSF)

The victims of Just Holiday can report to police and file a claim with Travel Consumer Restitution Corporation…

SF: Front Yard Ambassadors Program

Paved front yards replaced with vibrant gardens to manage stormwater (KTSF)

Supervisor Katy Tang of District 4 and the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) kick off the Front Yard Ambassadors Program to replace 2500 feet of paved residential front yards with drought tolerant gardens…

Chinese art historian James Cahill dies at age 87

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James Cahill, an art historian who played a key role in expanding the study and teaching of Chinese painting in the West has died at his home in Berkeley, California at the age of 87…

AAJA and CPJ comment on Ming Pao editor attack

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The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) condemns the attack on a journalist in Hong Kong and calls on authorities to conduct a thorough and efficient investigation…

CA: SJR13 to protect family reunion for americans

移民社區代表支持加州SJR13聯合決議案 (KTSF)

The passage of Senate Joint Resolution 13 (SJR13)by California Senator Leland Yee urges federal legislators to stop the proposed elimination of family reunion…