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Mandarin classes immerse in Chinese culture

Mandarin classes immerse in Chinese culture

Halie Kim, Reporter

February 8, 2016

The Mandarin classes’ celebrations of  “Xin Nian,” or Chinese New Year, will extend over the week as they engage in Chinese culture. The whole Chinese program, except the AP class, will take a field trip to Chinatown, where they will eat a traditional Chinese lunch and study the architecture in Ol...

Lesser-known Lunar New Year celebrations commence

Lesser-known Lunar New Year celebrations commence

Halie Kim, Reporter

February 4, 2016

Most Americans return to work or school just days after Jan. 1, but for Asian cultures following the Lunar Calendar, New Year’s celebrations have not even begun. “We celebrate the New Year Jan. 1, but Lunar New Year is when we go all out,” Jane Lee, who teaches Korean language and culture at...

Central Subway Project alters downtown traffic

Central Subway Project alters downtown traffic

November 10, 2011

Rebecca Lee Editor-in-Chief Construction surrounding Union Square and throughout downtown San Francisco could pose a problem to shoppers during the upcoming holiday season due to the $1.5 billion Central Subway Project, a light-rail connection of Chinatown to central Market Street and onto the 4th ...

San Francisco Chinatown faces decline in youth interest and authenticity

San Francisco Chinatown faces decline in youth interest and authenticity

February 11, 2010

Jovel Queirolo Managing Editor Feng Wong starts his morning with breakfast at home before bussing 40 minutes from the Sunset to Chinatown to shop for bargain fresh fruit and vegetables, digging through the piles of bok choy and Chinese broccoli for the best bunches at a few stands on Stockton Street. ...

‘White Rabbit’ may cause illness, death

February 6, 2009

Isabelle Pinard Reporter ''The Lunar New Year is celebrated with fireworks, traditional dances, and plenty of food, but this year the most popular sweets will be banned from the United Sates because of health concerns. White Rabbit candy, which has been exported to Chinatowns around the world si...

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