Category Archives: Asian Community

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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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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Super Bowl Sunday 2018

It’s not always about football on Super Bowl Sunday. On their way to church services and Sunday School classes this morning, hundreds of Houston Astros fans and visitors got a chance to see the Astros World Series Championship Trophy in the lobby of … 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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Missing Houston Teenager Found

Update:  Wilson Stratton has been found safe.   Posted earlier today: Houston Police and Equusearch volunteers are looking for 17-year-old Wilson Stratton missing since last Friday. On Monday, January 29th, a full active search is underway for the teenager. The staging … Continue reading

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