Milpitas: Pacific Mall Silicon Valley project

.A big Asian=themed shopping center is planned to build at the location of McCarthy Ranch Marketplace in Milpitas…

Urban farming at Brooks Park helps culture exchange

Brooks Park in San Francisco Ingleside Heights neighborhood has become a thriving community garden. It’s also a place for social and culture exchange between friends and nieghbors…

Parents of Ye Mengyuan files claim against City of San Francisco

The parents of Asiana crash victim, Ye Mengyuan, files a legal claim against the City of San Francisco, saying rescuers were reckless and poorly trained…

US smoking warning marks 50th anniversary

This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of the frist surgeon general’s report warning americans of the dangers of smoking…

Cold weather in Indiana impacting people’s daily life

The extreme cold weather in Indiana causes people to stay home for days. The food and waters in supermarket have been sold out…

Commuter shuttle pilot program to benefit Muni

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and Municipal Transportation Agency joined by commuter shuttle providers today, announce to launch a commuter shuttle bus pilot program that will minimize…

SF: New Year baby is a Chinese boy

The new year baby was born at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco is a Chinese boy, weighted 6 pounds 15 ounces at birth. His mother is 30 years old from Beijing, China…

Stress-relief therapy dogs at SFO terminals

The San Francisco International Airport (SFO)launches a new program to bring therapy dogs into the airport terminals to make passenger travel more enjoyable…

Court hearing on CCSF’s accreditation

The San Francisco Superior Court hears two injunctions requested by City Attorney and the California Federation of Teachers to block the revocation of accreditation of City College of San Francisco…

How to protect your credit information from being misused

After the security breach that led to the credit and debit card information of Target shoppers being stolen, what should consumers do to protect their information from being misused…

Live Healthier: Unhealthy air quality increases asthma risk

The Bay Area air quality has reached unhealthy level for more than one week. What should people with allergies and asthma do to protect their health…

Bay Area dry weather breaks December records

San Francisco, San Jose, and Santa Rosa are two weeks away from shattering the all-time records for driest calendar years…

NYC college freshman dies in Pa. fraternity ritual

Police in Pennsylvania are investigating the death of a New York City college student during a fraternity ritual…

NTSB: Ye Mengyuan run over by two rescue vehicles

The report released by National Transportation Safety Board states that Asiana crash victim, Chinese student Ye Mengyuan was run over by two fire rigs…

World Tree of Hope lighting ceremony at SF City Hall

Dedication ceremony to unveil “The World Tree of Hope”, a display of 10,000 white origami cranes and silver stars with wishes for the future from people around the world…

Long line for SF property tax payment before deadline

The deadline to pay property tax in SF is tomorrow December 10. A lot of homeowners found their checks have not been cashed by the city of SF tax collector…

888 auto scam victims share their stories

Eugene and Maria Chen, husband and wife, have been exporting luxury cars to China by scamming innocent people up to 100…

Bay Area’s freezing weather impact on produce

A Chinese farmer in the south bay talks about the damages to the crops caused by the freezing weather…

SF proposes distribution fee on sugary drinks

Supervisor Eric Mar introduces a ballot measure to charge distributors 2 cents per ounce of soft drinks in fees…

Covered California reaches out to Asian consumers

Covered California starts to reach out to Asian community in order to get them enrolled. The Asian-language advertising on billboards, transit shelters…

Groundbreaking for new SF high rise

Mayor Lee joins Jay Paul Company to break ground on 181 Fremont, a 54-story mixed use commercial & residential tower adjacent to Transbay Transit Center…

Anthem Blue Cross delays cancelling individual policies

Anthem Blue Cross of California will allow 104,000 of its individual policyholders to stay on their current plans through Feb. 28…

49ers build bikes for underserved youth

The San Francisco 49ers and Optum will team up with Turning Wheels for Kids to build 49 bikes for underserved youth from EHC LifeBuilders in Santa Clara County…

Network picketed over “Kill everyone in China” joke

More than a thousand people picketed ABC’s Burbank headquarters over the weekend to protest a “Jimmy Kimmel Live” show…

SF strengthens massage parlor rules & enforcement

San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved legislation that introduced by Supervisor Katy Tang to strenghten massage parlor regulations and enforcement…

Vietnamese-Chinese was murdered in his SF home

A man who was found dead Tuesday at a home in San Francisco’s Portola neighborhood in a case police are treating as a homicide…

Jimmy Kimmel apologized to Chinese and Chinese-American communities

Jimmy Kimmel apologized to Chinese and Chinese-American community outside his studio in Los Angeles…

Santa Clara County ballot measures

The Santa Clara County November ballot has seven measures that need its voters to decide on Novmeber 5…

SF voters to decide four ballot propositions

The November 5 San Francisco ballot has four propositions including the most debating Prop B and Prop C that need San Francisco voters to decide…

Sheriff’s deputies earn huge overtime pay at SFGH

According to San Francisco Chronicle, sheriff’s deputies at San Francisco General Hospital have been getting overtime pay for years. Some deputies’ annual salary is over $180,000…