Category Archives: Asian Community News

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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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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Fatal Shooting at SE Houston HEB Parking Lot

Updated January 23, 2018 Houston Police are looking for 2 suspects involved in the fatal shooting of 75-year-old That Huu Le in the parking lot of the H-E-B grocery store on Saturday afternoon. Police say it happened at 9828 Blackhawk … Continue reading

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Suspects Arrested in Lams Double Murder

  Harris County Sheriff Office investigators have arrested 3 people in connection with the murders of Bao and Jenny Lam, a Spring, Texas couple. During a welfare check on Saturday night, January 13th, the Lams were found bound and shot … Continue reading

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HOPE Clinic Benefit Luncheon

Future home of HOPE Clinic HOPE Clinic celebrated its 15th anniversary today with a luncheon at the Junior League in Houston. Community supporters, donors and medical staff volunteers also came together to honor the faith-based clinic’s history of helping Houston’s low-income families … Continue reading

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Missing Dallas Area Child

Sherin Mathews (3 years old) – Photo courtesy: Missing.com An Amber Alert is in effect to find 3 year-old Sherin Mathews.  The child was last seen on Oct 7, 2017  today in Richardson, Texas near Dallas. Police believe Sherin Mathews to … Continue reading

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Mid-Autumn Festival

  Chinese are celebrating the end of the summer harvest this month or on October 4th.  It’s the Mid-Autumn Festival and also known as the Moon Festival or Lantern Festival –a time for family and friends to get together to celebrate … Continue reading

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