Category Archives: Asian Community

Heights Burglary Suspect Arrest and Free Gun Locks

A serial burglary suspect is off Houston streets after he was arrested by Harris County Sheriff’s deputies. Alan Alavardo, 34, was identified as the suspect in a burglary that happened on June 28, 2018 in the 200 block of Malone in … Continue reading

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Miracle Cave Rescue of Thai Soccer Team

The Thai Navy Seals announced the good news on their Facebook page this morning. All 12 boys and their soccer coach are out of the cave they were trapped in northern Thailand. “Hooyah!   12 wild pigs and coaches our of the … Continue reading

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Thai Soccer Team

Monday, July 9, 2018  10:36 p.m. CDT Tesla and Space X’s Elon Musk tweeted this update 5 hours ago: “Just returned from Cave 3. Mini-sub is ready if needed. It is made of rocket parts & named Wild Boar after kids’ … Continue reading

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U.S. China Trade War in the Wok

As the U.S. China trade war ramps up, it could affect what’s in your wok, stock in the kitchen pantry or buy at grocery stores to cook Asian dishes. Above, items found in our kitchen pantry: dried Canton noodles, wheat starch to make … Continue reading

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Kilauea Volcano

Photo: USGS For more than a month, the Kilauea volcano has been a slow moving disaster on the big island of Hawaii. The lava has destroyed hundreds of homes, Kapoho Bay, a popular vacation spot and blocked roads as Kilauea spews … Continue reading

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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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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 American Heritage Month

Tina Leung chose medicine as a career. She is a first generation Chinese-American and native Houstonian. During her 12 years in pediatrics, Dr. Leung and her husband juggle family life with their medical work.  During a Sunday morning break at … Continue reading

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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

After Hurricane Harvey hit Houston last year, Cookie Joe’s large dance school was a refuge from the storm. “I was able to use my school as a shelter. That was exciting.” Joe said. While she was not personally impacted by Harvey, … Continue reading

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