This animal system is used as a means of numbering days and years, not just in China, but also in other East Asian nations like Japan, Korea, and Vietnam. The animal system is also important in astrology
Super China Buffet, in Shoreline, and King Buffet, in Everett and Marysville, were found to owe 83 employees $420,000 in back wages and liquidated damages
In 1999, President Bill Clinton was in office, the United States was in the midst of the dot-com boom, and the world was facing the turn of the century.
There is more to the Chinese Zodiac than a hippety hop into year 4708 for people born under the sign of rabbit.
Editor’s note: This month, Northwest Asian Weekly and the Seattle Chinese Post celebrate its 29th anniversaries. Each year, Publisher Assunta Ng
Mei Lau and Toshi Mei
Did you know that children born in 2011 will be articulate, talented, and ambitious? This is according to the Chinese zodiac, which is based on the lunar calendar.
Wishing you a warm and merry Christmas & a happy new year!
— Northwest Asian Weekly
This year, for the Northwest Asian Weekly and Seattle Chinese Post’s annual holiday contest, staff members paired up to make a Christmas card for the community. To help us select the best card, judges were brought in from the Refugee Women’s Alliance, the Asian Health Program of the University of Washington, and Dr. Sing Lam’s office. Additionally, we’ve opened up the judging to YOU, our readers.