Anni Chung honored at citizenship ceremony

USCIS recognized Anni Chung, executive director of San Francisco’s Self Help for the Elderly, as an Outstanding American by Choice….

2011 record year for domestic violence deaths in Santa Clara

Sixteen people died as a result of domestic violence in Santa Clara County last year…

Tips for hiring contractors

in an Attempt to save money, many homeowners hire unlicensed contractors to perform home repairs and improvements…

US to raise human rights when China’s Xi visits

China’s Vice President Xi Jinping’s trip would be for him to understand issues that are important to America…..

Bone marrow drive for Jack Chin

Jack Chin was diagnosed with Acute lymphoblastic Leukemia in July 2011….

Constipation in Children

Constipation is more common in children than people may think….

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Syncbak unveiled its mobile app at Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

Appeals court: California’s voter-approved ban on same-sex marriages is unconstitutional

A federal appeals court on Tuesday declared California’s same-sex marriage ban to be unconstitutional, putting the bitterly contested…

Chinese-Language Engagement Series focuses on US Citizenship

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will conduct its first national Chinese-language public engagement on Feb. 16….

Bone marrow drive for Janet Liang

KTSF had a phone interview with Janet Liana who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia…..

Call for hearings into military hazing

Local Rep. Judy Chu held a press conference today, calling for a hearing on the military’s hazing and harassment prevention policies……

Santa Clara County launches campaign to protect youth from tobacco

The Santa Clara County Public Health Department launches its Lame Reasons to Smoke 3D animated video as part of its comprehensive strategy against tobacco in Santa Clara County…

Santa Clara County launches health information websites

The Public Health Department and Department of Aging and Adult Service celebrate the launch of innovative, local-delivery websites that help improve the health and well-being of Santa Clara County residents…..

A search for a bone marrow match

25-year-old Janet Liang was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2009 in her last semester in UCLA…

Two local Chinese students are finalists in Intel’s science contest

Forty students from around the nation were recognized as finalists in the Intel Science Talent Search 2012 and two Bay Area Chinese students are among them…..

Lunar New Year in Taiwan

Even though Lunar New Year celebrations last only several days, beginning on New Year’s Eve, the festival itself is actually a few weeks long…

San Jose Unified hopes to offer Transitional Kindergarten this fall

San Jose Unified School has been hosting its first parent information meeting regarding Transitional Kindergarten program (TK) in fall 2012….

Tech community protests SOPA

Wikipedia, Reddit and others were shut down today,Opponents also held a protest in San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza against SOPA….

Santa Clara County launch Ecstasy prevention initiative

Responding to a growing epidemic of Ecstasy drug use among teens and young adults in Santa Clara County…

Bay Bridge President Day weekend closure

The upper deck of the Bay Bridge will be closed over Presidents Day weekend to make way for construction…..

Top 10 dragon product searches

This is the Year of the Dragon. To no one’s surprise, dragon-related products have become popular….

Google Science Fair

Google is announcing an open call for global entries to its second annual online Science Fair competition….

No new funding for CSU

California State University (CSU) and its 23 campuses received no new funding in the Governor’s 2012-13 budget…

A resolution in honor of Danny Chen

Today, New York City Council member Margaret Chin proposed a resolution in honor of private Danny Chen…

New Year’s resolutions

As the busy holiday season comes to a close, many Californians are making New Year’s resolutions…

SJ plastic bag ban takes effect on New Year’s Day

Starting Jan. 1, 2012, don’t forget to bring your own bag when you shop in San Jose…..

“Oughta be a Law ” Contest

State Assemblyman Jerry Hill is encouraging his Peninsula constituents to submit ideas for new laws….

Evacuation center set up for S.F. fire victims

The American Red Cross has set up an evacuation center to assist residents who were affected by 5-alarm fire….

Sutter nurses strike

Thousands of nurses at nine San Francisco Bay area hospitals are planning a one-day strike over contract talks with Sutter Health…..

49ers celebrate the season day at Global Winter Wonderland

The San Francisco 49ers Foundation hosted “49ers Celebrate the Season Day” at Global Winter Wonderland for under-served youth from the local community….