Homeless man saved by Chinese doctor gets a second chance: Part II

Mike Williams 是個發明家,東山再起,靠的也是他新發明的專利,您能猜猜這是甚麼東西嗎…

Chinese doctor gives homeless man 2nd chance

Mike Williams, a 60-year-old medical inventor, lost everything during economy downturn and had became a homeless since 2009. For almost three years, he barley survived the hardships of living

Interview with outgoing SF Chinese Council-General

中國駐舊金山總領事高占生,回顧他到灣區的五年三個月又28天,與僑界共同歷經北京奧運、中共建國六十週年、上海世博和辛亥百年等大事,充滿了…

Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng visited Bay Area

陳光誠和太太袁偉靜,昨晚應中國民主教育基金會和人道中國等組織之邀,在北灣 Novato 和灣區人士餐敘,來美快一年的他表示…

VivAsia promotes fitness aerobic dance and Asian cultures’ exploration

一種融合了亞洲文化的有氧舞蹈,正悄悄的在南灣流行起來,而且不分老中青都能輕易跟著跳,研發這套健身舞蹈的解瑛,曾經是高科技公司的 軟體工程師,轉行後將她對亞洲文化以及舞蹈的熱情

Citizenship Day offers free assistance to apply for citizenship

免費服務包括,申請入籍講座、申請費用的援助資料提供、ESL英語班和入籍班的推薦、並提供免費法律評估…

Golden Gate Bridge goes all electronic for tolls

Toll takers on the Golden Gate Bridge soon will be a thing of the past, as the span prepares to become the first in California to do away with toll collectors and go all-electronic.

‘Enforcer’ sentenced to prison in Vegas slaying

A 26-year-old Chinese immigrant convicted of being an enforcer for a Taiwan-based criminal gang will spend the rest of his life in a Nevada prison for killing one person and wounding two others in a bloody knife attack

The dark side of surrogacy

Crystal Kelley是個代理孕母,當初一對夫婦開開心心找上她幫忙代孕孩子時,她也非常高興,而最終也成功懷上一個小女嬰…

SFSU volunteers offer free tax filing service to people in needs

加州物稅局委員余淑婷,今天造訪舊金山州大的免費報稅中心,呼籲年入低於五萬一千元的人士、長者以及不懂英文的居民,踴躍利用這項服務來申請報稅…

Expert explains the disadvantages of cashing out money from retirement funds to pay for college

全國最大的學生貸款機構 Sallie Mae ,進行一項 “美國人如何為上大學存款” 研究,訪問超過1600個 家中有18歲以下孩子的家長,其中有四分之三的受訪者,有同時為退休和孩子上大學儲蓄…

Local Taiwanese organizations mourn the February-28 Incident

Local Taiwanese organizations in the Bay Area mourn the February-28 Incident which happened in 1947…

San Jose’s Cinequest Film Festival

Cinequest will unleash a thrilling 23rd edition of Cinequest Film Festival in San Jose from February 26…

How to deal with fraudulent mail address

民眾在搬家的時候,都必須向郵局申請更換地址,假如你發現有人以你的名義改了你的地址,該怎麼辦呢?

Chinese community react to Ang Lee’s Oscar victory

來自台灣的華裔導演李安,繼斷背山之後,二度拿下奧斯卡最佳導演獎,讓灣區許多華人,從昨晚到現在都興奮不已…

OSHA issues sanctions for 2012 death of worker at lab

After leaving work the day before, Din started feeling sick and was taken to the VA medical center where he died due to meningococcal sepsis…

Housing values in Bay Area projected to have strong growth

Housing values in Bay Area projected to have strong growth this year…

TECRO Representative Pu-tsung King visited South Bay

金溥聰表示,美台關係是過去三十年來最穩定最好的狀態,他擔任駐美代表的使命,就是讓互信更深化落實,台灣駐美代表金溥聰表示 : ” 我們也會努力的…

TECRO Representative Pu-tsung King visited Bay Area

Taiwan TECRO representative, King Pu-tsung, is visiting the Bay Area…

Local Catholics comment on Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation

Catholics in the Bay Area were shocked to learn that Pope Benedict XVI’s has resigned…

Worshippers burn incense to celebrate CNY

People burn the first incense for good luck in the new year ahead…

SF: Woman punched by robbers

A 59-year-old woman was hospitalized after getting punched in the back of the head during a robbery…

Preview of the terracotta warriors exibition at the Asian Art Museum

這次來到灣區展出的兵馬俑,來自中國陝西的秦始皇帝陵博物院,在當地收藏的八千多件展品中,精心挑選出質量最好的十件兵馬俑,讓灣區的民眾欣賞…

Proposed legislation mandating seismic retrofitting

根據舊金山市物業檢查處的初步名單,過去三年在舊金山檢查出,有將近三千個,疑似有地震安全隱患,稱為”軟層建築”的物業…

Pilot program reduces prices at Oakland Chinatown parking garage

平常富興中心的停車費一律為每小時兩元,優惠期間星期一到星期四晚上五點到十一點,不論停車多少小時,一律收費兩元,星期五的優惠時間從晚上五點到午夜,也同樣一律兩元…

San Mateo County Superior Court announces cuts

The Superior Court of San Mateo County today announced further reduction in staff and court services due to the ongoing State budget cuts to the trial courts…

CNY Feature- the art of calligraphy

The history of Chinese calligraphy…

Ed Lee places Super Bowl bet against Baltimore mayor

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is making one of his biggest bets yet on the 49ers when the team takes on the Baltimore Ravens in the Super Bowl this Sunday, city officials said. Lee has agreed on a friendly wager with Baltimore Mayor

Different generations celebrate Chinese New Year in the South Bay

鑼鼓聲響起,傳統的喜慶氣氛登場,賣力舞動的大獅小獅們,其實今天才現買現賣,初次粉墨登場。在美國要感受過年氣氛,除了春節期間到中國城走一遭,可能就只能…

Tmall and USDA promote American food to China online shoppers

Chinese consumers are buying American food online to celebrate the lunar new year…