Tag: Chinatown

SF prosecutors warn of gold scam targeting Chinese residents

A public education campaign is underway in San Francisco to warn people about a gold scam that targets Chinese residents,…

9 months ago

New Golden Era dragon unveiled at Chinatown New Year Ceremony

Hundreds of people who gathered at Chinatown’s Portsmouth Square Friday to usher in a new year also witnessed the unveiling…

9 months ago

Senior attacked in early-morning Chinatown robbery

A 71-year-old woman was attacked during a robbery on Dec. 26, and was transported to the hospital. SFPD reports the…

2 years ago

Peskin faces one challenger in quest for four-year term as supervisor

After defeating Mayor Ed Lee’s appointee to the Board of Supervisors last year, Aaron Peskin served for just one year…

2 years ago

Litquake author reveals SF legacy of martial arts master Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee was known for Hong Kong moves and Hollywood glamour, but not many people know about his deep San…

2 years ago

Green card holders: Become citizens and vote

The Portsmouth Square Club House, near Chinatown, was packed with Chinese immigrants who chanted phrases to memorize for their upcoming…

2 years ago

Services scheduled for Rose Pak, late SF community leader

Services for Rose Pak, one of San Francisco’s most well-known and consequential Chinese-American community leaders who died Sunday, were announced…

2 years ago

Chinatown leader Rose Pak, a ‘champion for everyone,’ dies

Longtime Chinatown community leader Rose Pak, whose influence shaped San Francisco politics for decades, died of natural causes Sunday morning…

2 years ago