Category Archives: Asian Community Houston

Early Voting Underway for March 6th Primary

Bayland Community Center, 6400 Bissonnet in southwest Houston is one of 46 Early Voting locations in Harris County. With last week’s Florida school mass shooting and other issues on voters’ minds, early voting has begun for the March 6th Primary. … Continue reading

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CBC Chinese New Year

Houston’s Chinese Baptist Church celebrated Chinese New Year and the Year of the Dog with a potluck of roast, steamed, baked chicken, noodles and vegetables,steamed rice, desserts, candy and hot tea. The church’s Cantonese choir sang a popular New Year’s folk song. … Continue reading

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Lunar New Year Celebration

Video runs: 1:38 0:12 –Maggie Sun, Chinese Cultural Center Staff Houston turned out to celebrate the Lunar New Year at the Chinese Community Center.  Despite the light rain showers this morning, a colorful and festive celebration to welcome the Year … Continue reading

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Community Events

Now through Flu Season –Free flu shots at all Target and CVS pharmacies.  The Target free flu shots include a $5 Target coupon at Target only. Check with your local health departments on where you can get free flu shots, too. Some … Continue reading

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Parkland Florida High School Shooting

Photos: Twitter     The Broward Sheriff’s Office says 17 people were killed yesterday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The school shooting, one of the deadliest, happened on Valentine’s Day. Some 14 people were injured and a … Continue reading

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Houston’s First Chinese Families

Volunteers searched through part of Houston’s Asian Archive, a collection of Rice University’s Chao Center, for a book project. HAA is housed at Rice University’s Fondren Library. The proposed book project is about the first Toison and Cantonese immigrant families … Continue reading

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Mandarin Café Houston

Large proportions are served at the Mandarin Café in the Spring Branch area of northwest Houston.  The cozy Christian family-owned restaurant offers Korean and Chinese dishes, noodle soups and appetizers.  Weekday lunch specials with a can of soda and egg/spring roll are … Continue reading

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