Families hit by the housing downturn now have a new place to call home. A new low income housing project opens tomorrow in Salinas, other wise known as the Salad Bowl of the World for its big lettuce crop in the heart of Steinbeck country.
Census figure projections says the populations of communities of color in the United States will grow significantly over the next 50 years. This is the opposite of white Americans whose population is expected to peak in 2024, and then decline. Whites will eventually be outnumbered by minority communities but will still make up the … Read more
If you think its hard to get news about Asian Americans in the United States, news is even more scarce in Asia. The Jakarta Post recently published on interesting blog on Asian Americans from an Indonesian perspective. Rarely do they get news back in Indonesia on what Indonesians think as Americans. When Indonesian Americans are … Read more
The Asian community in Toronto came out in full force Sunday for Lin’s return, with no less than 12 Chinese & … Read more
Carmelo Anthony may have to sit out Jeremy Lin’s return to Madison Square Garden. Anthony did not play in yesterday’s win against Cleveland because of a sprained ankle and sore knee, but the Knicks say there is a possibility he could be available for tonight’s game, reported the Daily News.
This will be Lin’s … Read more
Chris Tang doesn’t like the comparisons, but he’s already being called the next Jeremy Lin. The 6’3″ point guard is just 16 years old and plays for his high school basketball team. But this is no ordinary high school. It’s been compared to a basketball factory and has produced such NBA Stars as Keven … Read more
LA’s Filipinotown is looking a lot like Christmas. Marchers paraded with parols or star shaped lanterns down the street Friday night. Celebrants were served lechon or roasted pig along with a sweet ginger drink known as Salabat, according to a report in the LA Times. A Filipino chicken congee rounded out the meal. … Read more
Oh, what a tease. Glee star Darren Criss created quite a buzz when his producer shared a photo on line of the star going shirtless. Producer Ryan Murphy tweeted ” “Merry Christmas. Men of McKinley calendar coming soon, ” the Examiner reported. Was this a joke or was this for real? Ryan Murphy isn’t saying.… Read more
Nonito Donaire successfully defended his super bantamweight title Saturday night by knocking out Jorge Arce in the third round. Donaire who is known as the Filipino Flash told USA Today. he was thinking about last week’s defeat of Manny Pacquiao the whole time.
“There were a lot of fans that said, you got … Read more
It was just for one night, but it was spectacular. It was the return of Linsanity. Jeremy #Lin had that look, that feeling that nothing could stop him. He scored 38 points against the San Antonio Spurs. But it happened when James Harden was on the bench with an ankle injury. The next night … Read more