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Make It In Brooklyn Served Up Food For Thought

This year's Make It In Brooklyn confab was stuffed to the brim with heady ideas. Fortunately for attendees, there was a lunch that was...

New Ambulance Service To Provide Chinese Language Health Care And Jobs...

By Heather Chin Brooklyn’s Chinese American community now has its own ambulance company — the first on the East Coast — to address a growing...

Lunar New Year Symbols & Customs Explained

Gung Hay Fat Choy! Tlin Ne Fai Lok! Lunar New Year celebrations began on Monday, February 8 this year – the Year of the Monkey...

Music, Dancing, Food & More At Kings Bay Y Chinese Moon...

Paper lanterns and brightly colored balloons were strung from the ceiling of the Kings Bay Y's auditorium Friday for the Moon Festival celebration held...

Job Alert: Coney Island History Project Seeks Chinese, Turkish & Spanish...

The Coney Island History Project is looking to hire several part-time interviewers for an oral history project focusing on Coney Island, Bensonhurst, and Gravesend. According...

Job Alert: Coney Island History Project Seeks Chinese, Turkish & Spanish...

The Coney Island History Project is looking to hire several part-time interviewers for an oral history project focusing on Coney Island, Bensonhurst, and Gravesend. According to the job...

Leo Lee: Serving Our Community For 66 Years, From The Kitchen...

My niece is graduating high school. I want to send a card. The kind that you lick to seal, the kind that can hold...

Lunar New Year Becomes Official New York City School Holiday

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced Tuesday that New York City will become the second major urban school district in...

Asian American Orgs Condemn Support Of Officer Liang, Call For Justice...

In the wake of calls for justice for indicted NYPD Office Peter Liang, more than fifty Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) groups from across...

Bite Of The Day: Tempura, Wontons & More At Ginger Vegetarian...

Thanks to a neighbor who tipped us off about the deliciousness at Ginger Vegetarian House, we tried the relatively new restaurant at 310 Ditmas Avenue...

Bite Of The Day: Yam & Pumpkin Tempura, Soy Cheese Wontons...

After we wrote about the deliciousness at Flatbush Avenue's Zen Vegetarian House last week, a neighbor told us about a relatively new restaurant at 310...

Gung Hay Fat Choy! Community Celebrates Lunar New Year With Annual...

Many of our neighbors braved the cold on Sunday to watch cultural performances, lion dancers, firecrackers, and more during the annual Sunset Park Lunar...

Yiddish And Chinese Are Third-Most-Popular Languages In Fort Greene-Clinton Hill

Is English your native language? No? What about Spanish? Well, it turns out that -- to just about no one's surprise -- these are the...

With The Mid-Autumn Festival Here, The Mooncakes Have Arrived – What...

School’s back in session, summer’s winding down and with that comes the mid-autumn festival, the second most important of Chinese holidays. The mid-autumn festival falls...

Gentile Travels To Taiwan For Diplomatic Exchange

Councilman Vincent Gentile is gallivanting around Taiwan, a.k.a. the Republic of China, on a diplomatic exchange with Taiwanese government officials and tech entrepreneurs. He...