Study finds link between loneliness and health in elderly

有研究發現,長者感到孤單,對他們的健康會有負面影響…

CDPH Reports First Human West Nile Virus Case

加州發現今年首宗人類感染由蚊子傳染的西尼羅病毒個案,當局呼籲民眾做好防蚊措施…

The House expresses regret for the 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act

聯邦眾議院通過由加州華裔眾議員趙美心提出的議案,為1882年國會通過排華法案而致歉…

SF Opera’s “Nixon in China”

舊金山(三藩巿)歌劇團今個夏季演出以前總統尼克遜訪華為題材的劇目”Nixon in China”,歌劇上星期首映…

SF to recruit more police and firefighters

舊金山(三藩巿)巿長李孟賢宣布,計劃未來6年繼續增聘警員及消防員…

Seismic sensors in SF skyscraper collects quake data

為更有效了解地震和協助建築物抗震研究,專家在全舊金山(三藩巿)最高的住宅大樓安裝大量感應儀器,收集研究數據…

Immigration archives to be kept permanently

40,000多份主要有關20世紀初亞裔移民的檔案,移交灣區的國家檔案館永久存放,並讓公眾查閱…

PG&E warning about new scam

PG&E nb

近日有騙徒假扮太平洋煤電公司PG&E的職員,訛稱協助用戶申請優惠,騙取用戶的個人及信用咭資料…

UC tuition likely to increase if deficit deepens

因應州政府預算赤字可能擴大,加州大學計劃今年秋季再提高學費6%…

Asian Pacific Islander support group for Obama

The Democratic National Committee is calling on Asian American and Pacific Islander voters to participate in the upcoming presidential election…

First U.S. reports of hand-foot and mouth disease

First U.S. reports of severe Hand-foot-mouth disease…

Sunday parking meters in SF

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency passed a 2-year budget for 2013 and 2014…

CSU faculty: Strike over contract ?

Over 20,000 CSU faculty members are voting on whether or not to go on strike if contract talks with school administrators reach an impasse…

Study finds toxic polish at nail salons

Many nail polish products sold exclusively at nail salons are advertised as toxic-free, but a reports finding reveals that some actually contain high levels of toxic chemicals…

Oikos University memorial for shooting victims

A memorial service was held on campus at Oakland’s Oikos University for victims killed in the shooting rampage last Monday…

Documentary on racism against Chinese Americans

The short documentary “The Chinese Gardens” explores the lost Chinese community in Port Townsend, Washington, and shows similarities between racism in the 19th century Pacific Northwest and today…

Parents oppose charter school closure

(中文) 奧克蘭校區教育委員會今晚開會表決,七成五學生為華裔、學術成績優異的屋崙American Indian特許公立學校會否關閉;大批家長到校區辦事處抗議,反對關閉學校…

The Giants make fans happy at fundraiser

The San Francisco Giants held an annual fundraiser for the Giants Community Fund …

Criticism over plans between S.F.and CPMC

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and CPMP announced agreement to rebuild two hospitals, expecting the project will inject $2.5 billion into the city’s economy…

Chinese Hospital hopes to raise $40 million for improvements

During the final stage of seeking rebuilding approval, the Chinese Hospital is organizing a fundraiser with the support of local Chinese media….

Stormy weather in the Bay Area

A high wind advisory has been issued on the Bay and Richmond-San Rafael bridges this morning as a series of rainstorms make their way through the Bay Area this week..

Help for Chinese problem gamblers

An increasing number of problem Chinese gamblers are asking for help. But, a local community group says the number is still low compared to those needing this type of help…

Oakland recruits youths for summer jobs

Summer job recruitment started in Oakland where the city and local agencies are providing over 700 job opportunites this year…

Know your options under health care reform

California leads the nation in taking advantage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, but many who could benefit are not aware of their options…

Widespread violations found among SF foreclosures

An audit shows that 84% of San Francisco foreclosures involved at least one count of violation in the foreclosure laws of California…

Local hospital educates staff thru CNY events

El Camino hospital in Mountain View celebrated Chinese New Year with cultural events and food in an attempt to educate staff on how to better serve Chinese patients…

Avoiding winter illness

If you are feeling sick this winter, there are multiple steps you can take to recover and avoid a relapse…

Cantonese Lunar New Year Traditions

Getting prepared for the Chinese New Year, many Cantonese people visit markets to buy candy, fruit, flowers, and red pastes for good fortune…

Mold clean up and prevention

Special cleaners are not necessary for cleaning mold. Health experts say common detergents are sufficient…

Mold causes allergic reactions

Mold is an allergen that causes asthma and other allergic responses. If found within a household, it should be dealt with as soon as possible…