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U-N-I-T-Y In the Year of the Ox Together with Wells Fargo

The Lunar New Year is filled with happy greetings, giving blessings, and celebrating the auspicious times. It is a time to reconnect with family and friends while welcoming new and exciting opportunities.  As we bid the year of the Rat farewell, we are hopeful for the possibilities in the future. This year, Lunar New YearContinue reading “U-N-I-T-Y In the Year of the Ox Together with Wells Fargo”

Rain on My Parade

Rain on My Parade by Karin Hu We all hope to have good weather on the night of the parade.  Don’t rain on my parade, right? But what are the chances when you hold a parade in the middle of the winter? To increase the chance for good weather, my Dad, Parade Director Jackson Hu,Continue reading “Rain on My Parade”

The Three Amigos

The Three Amigos by Karen Eng I grew up in the 50s in San Francisco’s North Beach District, which is about a 15-minute walk to Chinatown.  I remember the Chinese New Year Parade used to be on Grant Avenue and we watched it sitting on the sidewalk curb covered with a piece of newspaper.  TheContinue reading “The Three Amigos”

Parade Heroes

Parade Heroes by Beverly Lee The Chinese New Year Parade, exhilarating live entertainment for a combined viewership of over one million street spectators and television audiences annually, is realistically organized by a group of about 200 people.  These folks, most of whom are volunteers, attend weekly or monthly meetings during the period September-March.  The coreContinue reading “Parade Heroes”

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