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Aug 20, 2014

Chinatown landlord under investigation over complaints of forcing tenants out of apartments

ALBANY — The state is investigating a major Chinatown landlord over complaints the firm used “abusive behavior” to force Asian-American tenants out of their rent-regulated apartments, the Daily News has learned...

Aug 23, 2014

Chinatown Neighborhood Council looks at local safety

The Chinatown /South Cove Neighborhood Council met on August 18 for its monthly meeting to discuss new business approvals and keeping Chinatown clean, particularly alleys...

Aug 07, 2014

Datebook: Artist comedy, a Chinatown bar rebuilt and everything Nagel

The ladies of L.A.’s graffiti scene, a 1980s graphic icon, a defunct artist bar that gets new life, and two artists who examine the abandoned worker city tied to Chernobyl. There’s plenty to do while we pray to the heavens for rain. Here’s what’s goi...

Aug 27, 2014

Scientists recreate old beer they dug up in Chinatown

A beer bottle from the 1800s was unearthed by archaeologists in Chinatown — inspiring them to revive the rare old brew. The scientists discovered the glass “California Pop Beer” bottle.....

Aug 27, 2014

Asia's old communities vanishing amid rapid growth

(AP) -- Century-old shop houses, twisting alleyways and temples scented with incense still pulsate with the pursuit of old trades and time-honored rituals of families who have lived in Bangkok's Chinatown for generations. But probably not for much lo... #Vietnam #Bangkok #Thailand #Khmer Rouge #Phnom Penh

Aug 15, 2014

Chinatown has dragon art

Details such as symbolic, green waves and a symbolic, chunky sky are evident, artistic elements in this close-up view... #Vietnam #Bangkok #Thailand #Khmer Rouge #Phnom Penh

Aug 21, 2014

'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' review: Sillier than the original

"Metal screams. Something hits me square in the chest. I've done something again. I wish I could remember what." That's the opening monologue of "Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For," and it's delivered by Marv, the psychotic bruiser from 200... #Frank Miller #Jessica Alba #Clive Owen #Mickey Rourke #Jeremy Piven #Joseph Gordon-Levitt #Eva Green #Josh Brolin #Powers Boothe #Lady Gaga #Christopher Meloni

Aug 17, 2014

Mattapan Man Arrested In Chinatown Shooting That Wounded Four

Boston police have arrested a Mattapan man in a Chinatown shooting early Sunday morning that sent four people to the hospital... #Frank Miller #Jessica Alba #Clive Owen #Mickey Rourke #Jeremy Piven #Joseph Gordon-Levitt #Eva Green #Josh Brolin #Powers Boothe #Lady Gaga #Christopher Meloni

Aug 17, 2014

Dorri McWhorter, CEO, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago

Dorri McWhorter, the shoe-obsessed, Beyonce-referencing, financially minded CEO of the YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, leans on the kitchen island of her Chinatown loft as she draws arrows on a piece of paper... #YWCA #Beyonce Knowles

Aug 04, 2014

Former Republican foe backs Rauner for governor

Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner urged Asian-Americans to vote for him over Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn during a stop in Chinatown today, with a former member of a rival GOP ticket encouraging voters to look beyond party labels... #Pat Quinn #U.S. Republican Party