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  • Its Live! Go to SmithsonianAPA.org! "A Day in the Life of Asian Pacific America" Exhibition

    Posted by Suzanne Kai

     Update July 4, 2014 It's Live! Check out A DAY IN THE LIFE OF ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICA! Curated by Eddie Wong for SmithsonianAPA.org! www.smithsonianapa.org. Update May 22, 2014 Eddie Wong's bright idea to produce and guest curate an online digital exhibition "A Day in the LIfe of Asian Pacific America" is now in preparation to open on July 4, 2014 at SmithsonianAPA.org. Submissions are now closed, and the curators are busy making selections to include in the online exhibition. The ambitious exhibition is the largest open-submission project for the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, which attracted 300 creatives from all over the world, contributing 1500 pieces.  Update May 11, 2014 Post the images or videos you shot on May 10 by May 14!   The steps to upload are ...
  • Dr. Herb Wong Pioneer Jazz Journalist & Educator 1928-2014

    Posted by Suzanne Kai

    Update May 11, 2014 Menlo Park, CA Memorial services announced: Dr. Herb Wong's Memorial Services will be held on Tuesday, May 13th, at Menlo Presbyterian Church: 950 Santa Cruz Ave., Menlo Park, at 2:00 PM Photo: Dr. Herb Wong at home July 18, 2012 Photo by Frank Jang.  Legendary jazz journalist, broadcaster, educator, and record and concert producer Doctor Herb Wong, 88, passed away at home in Menlo Park, California April 20, 2014.  He hosted his own jazz show on KJAZ radio which aired from 1959 to 1996. He interviewed many artists at the Monterey Jazz Festival and at other jazz concerts in the Bay Area. He co-founded the Palo Alto Jazz Alliance, produced the Palo Alto Jazz Festival, and was a president of the International Association for Jazz Education, and elected to it...
  • Witness: The Legacy of Heart Mountain A Documentary by David Ono

    Posted by Suzanne Kai

    Portland, Oregon March 5, 2014 "Witness: The Legacy of Heart Mountain," a documentary film by ABC7 "Eyewitness News" anchor and broadcast journalist David Ono, and producer Jeff MacIntyre was screened in Portland, Oregon on March 5, 2014 and also in Los Angeles on February 22, 2014 at the Japanese American National Museum.  "Witness" tells the history and legacy of the World War II internment camp outside Cody, Wyoming, where more than 10,000 Japanese Americans were imprisoned, the majority of them from Los Angeles. The film is a moving look into the Japanese American experience, told by those who witnessed it firsthand and complemented by photos from inside the camp. Documentary Screenings: Portland - March 5, 2014 at 7:00pm at the Hollywood Theatre, 3122 N Sandy Blvd, Portland, Orego...
  • Son Surprises Mom with a new house on Mother's Day

    Posted by AC Team

    Las Vegas May 13, 2013   Photo credit: DIYMike's Youtube.com Channel videoMother's Day was a very special day for a Mom in Las Vegas. Her son, known as "DIYMike" on YouTube.com with his own channel of helpful do-it-yourself videos, decided to surprise his Mom with her dream come true. Click the top headline to the YouTube.com video or here. ...