Japanese pop sensation ARASHI has a big surprise for fans as they near their planned hiatus at year’s end: a collaboration with Bruno Mars on their first all-English single.
Chinese company says coronavirus vaccine ready by early 2021
A Chinese pharmaceutical company said on Sept. 24 the coronavirus vaccine it is developing should be ready by early 2021 for distribution worldwide, including the United States.
Justice Department seeks immediate ban on WeChat in U.S.
The Justice Department is seeking an immediate ban on downloads of WeChat in Apple and Google app stores, saying the Chinese-owned messaging service is a threat to the security of the United States.
Making good use of the pandemic Pt. 2: Slow your body’s internal clock during the pandemic
There is no rule book about how to cope during a pandemic. Surprisingly, many have gotten benefits out of COVID.
The art of the mask comes to Seattle’s Museum of Museums
On a recent Thursday afternoon at the Museum of Museums, an art enthusiast approaches a flamingo-pink mask clothespinned to a neon-yellow cord.
InterIm CDA pivots due to pandemic, reaching out to those in need
InterIm CDA has been a part of Chinatown since 1969, offering housing assistance to those in need. With a vulnerable population to serve during the pandemic, InterIm, moved quickly to ensure that it continued serving low-income, Asian and Pacific Islanders, and immigrant and refugee communities.
Second legal clinic for DACA recipients, undocumented immigrants
The City of Seattle will host the second in a series of workshops providing undocumented immigrants and DACA-recipients an opportunity to meet with an immigration attorney.
King County investing $50,000 in final push of 2020 Census
King County announced on Sept. 23 that it is investing $50,000 for a strategic push in the final weeks of the 2020 Census to ensure a fair count of all King County residents, and help boost return rates in SeaTac and Tukwila.
‘When the Red Gates Opened’ published
Journalist, author, and speaker Dori Jones Yang released her first memoir, “When the Red Gates Opened: A Memoir of China’s Reawakening,” on Sept. 22.
Mask donation to Chinese seniors
Julia Douthwaite Viglione made and donated 70 masks for Chinese seniors in the Chinatown-International District