Category Archives: Asian Community News

Chinese Baptist Church in Houston

  Chinese Baptist Church at 1823 Lamar Street in Houston in the new sanctuary completed in June 1962. The church was dedicated in 1962. The choir, members, Pastor Lok-Tin Cheung, Pastor Travis Key and music director T.K. Eng were here for an afternoon service and … Continue reading

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Chinese Exclusion Act Film Presentation

Above Flyer Courtesy: Asian Pacific American Heritage Association On Tuesday, May 29th, the PBS documentary on The Chinese Exclusion Act will be live-screened at the Chinese Community Center, 9800 Town Park in Houston, Texas from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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Hawaii Volcanoes

May 9, 2018 Aerial Video Courtesy: Paradise Helicopters Twitter On May 11, 2018, the USGS tweeted this Kilauea volcano morning update: “Unrest related magma in Lelani Estates continues but lava currently erupting. Steaming ground cracks near Hwy 130. Lava lake level continues … Continue reading

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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Jenniffer Chiang credits her family, friends and deep Christian faith for her life in public service.  Chiang, a Republican, is a Fort Bend County, Texas Municipal Court Associate Judge. The Chinese American and fifth generation Texan owns a law firm specializing in business law, … Continue reading

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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

During the American-Chinese Veterans lunch in Houston this week, Texas State Representative Gene Wu shared his thoughts on Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May and the challenges they face. State Representative Gene Wu is representative of the diverse population … Continue reading

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Asian Pacific Heritage Month

When Houston traffic is seriously snarled, a ride with Houston Police Patrol Officer Tom Ng could be full of  laughter.  The upbeat patrol officer joined the Houston Police Department in 1993 when there were few, if any Asian American police officers in the … Continue reading

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American Chinese Veterans Honored

Runs: 1:46 0:24  Lt. David Kang, Navy Pilot during Vietnam War Houston’s Chinese American families showed their support for their family members who served and died while serving in America’s wars. Some came as far as New Orleans and the Midwest … Continue reading

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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Yinyoung Yang was getting breakfast at Summit Donuts in Spring Branch to start off this week.  Yang is a graduating senior at School of the Woods and a native Houstonian. “I’m Korean American. My parents came here when they were … Continue reading

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Barbara Bush Public Visitation

Video runs: 2:09 0:15  June Chin/Spring, Texas 1:11  Selena Marshall/Conroe, Texas Updated 5/21/18 9 a.m. –  The Barbara Bush public visitation also was live-steamed. Thousands had visited Mrs. Bush lying in repose from noon to midnight on Friday. There are … Continue reading

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Unofficial March 6th Primary Results

The unofficial Harris County (Houston, Texas) Republican and Democratic Party March 6, 2018 primary results are in with 1,012 precincts (100%) reporting. For a look at the winners and those facing runoff elections before the November 6, 2018 Mid-Term Election, … Continue reading

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