For six years, Wen has lived in an orphanage in rural China. She was left at the gate when she was only 5 and in all those years, the only person she considers family is her best friend, Shu Ling, the girl who befriended her the day she arrived.
By Assunta Ng Northwest Asian Weekly Many Chinese Seattleites visit British Columbia, Canada in search of great Chinese food, even though it’s a three-hour drive. Gone are the days when I would drive enthusiastically for hours just for one meal. In the past five years, I have been there only twice to see friends. Of […]
In a letter to the editor last week, a member of the Chinatown-International District Public Safety Task Force, Karen Yoshitomi, wrote, “What is it going to take, if not the deaths of innocent people, for our city leaders to wake up!” She was writing in response to the June 23 meeting to update the public […]