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Around 100 people turned out on Danny Chen Way, on a stretch of Elizabeth Street, to commemorate the sixth anniversary of the soldier’s death.

Chinese Community Commemorates Danny Chen

East Asian, Manhattan October 6, 2017 at 5:04 pm

On the sixth anniversary of the death of Pvt. Danny Chen, many gathered on a stretch of road named after the soldier to remember the Chinatown native, reports World Journal.

“Orchard Street Scene”: Tenement houses lined Orchard Street on the Lower East Side in the early 1900s (Photo via Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, NYPL Digital Collections)

‘In the Irish Tenement Kitchen

History, Manhattan, Western European September 28, 2017 at 4:47 pm

An educator at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum will speak at Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University about domestic life for immigrants in the tenement buildings, reports Irish Central.

Nadine Malouf (starring in the upcoming production) (Photo by Pavel Antonov)

Looking for Kitchens to Stage a Refugee Story

Culture, Food, New York June 9, 2017 at 3:00 pm

The theatre production company PlayCo is seeking private and community kitchens across NYC to stage an immersive one-woman play inspired by the plight of Syrian refugees, reports Bushwick Daily.

After the memorial service for Pvt. Danny Chen, attendees marched to the stretch of Elizabeth Street that was co-named for the soldier in 2014. (Photo by Wellington Chen)

Remembering Danny Chen, Five Years On

East Asian, Manhattan October 6, 2016 at 4:04 pm

Chinatown residents attended a memorial for Pvt. Danny Chen, held every year since his death while stationed in Afghanistan, reports Downtown Express.

‘The Five Elements’ of Ching Ho Cheng

‘The Five Elements’ of Ching Ho Cheng

Culture, East Asian, Manhattan, Video May 13, 2015 at 1:04 pm

The late Chinese-American artist Ching Ho Cheng was well-respected for his work at a time when almost no Asian-American artists were visible in the New York City art scene. SinoVision visits Shepherd Gallery where his pieces are on display through May 16.

Mohinga, virtually the national dish of Burma, usually eaten for breakfast. (Photo by Kinue Imai Weinstein for Voices of NY)

Burmese Home Cooking – in a Queens Kitchen

Two immigrant friends demonstrate the complex ingredients and fragrant flavors of Burmese home cooking.

(Photo courtesy of Hot Bread Kitchen Staff via The Jewish Daily Forward)

Hot Bread Kitchen Bakes Up Nourishing Futures

Food, Immigration, In the News, Jewish, Manhattan September 23, 2014 at 11:10 am

The success of Hot Bread Kitchen is attributed to its all-immigrant staff and founder Jessamyn Rodriguez, who tells The Jewish Daily Forward that being Jewish has instilled in her the values behind the initiative.

Scene of a court hearing. (Production photo via Sing Tao Daily)

Watching the Opera of Pvt. Danny Chen’s Life and Death

Culture, East Asian, In the News June 20, 2014 at 8:04 pm

The premiere on June 14 provoked strong reactions, Sing Tao Daily reports.

Ludy and her pasteles (Image via video)

Into the Kitchen for Ludy’s Pasteles

Food, In the News, Manhattan, Seniors, Video June 18, 2014 at 12:22 pm

In another installment posted on The Lo-Down of a video series of seniors each making a family recipe, Ludivina Morales teaches how to make pasteles, a dish of Puerto Rico and other Latin American countries.

Playwright David Henry Hwang (Photo by Lia Chang, Creative Commons license)

Pvt. Danny Chen’s Tragedy Comes to the Stage

Culture, East Asian, Immigration, In the News May 19, 2014 at 12:13 pm

The story of Danny Chen, who killed himself in 2011 after suffering from racist hazing by fellow soldiers, is the subject of a new opera written by David Henry Hwang and composed by Huang Ruo. Sing Tao Daily reports on a discussion of their work by the two artists.

JVL Principal Donald with students in the "grow room" (Photo by Ben Shanahan via The Hunts Points Express)

Bronx and CA Students Join Forces in Kitchen

Bronx, Education, Food, Youth May 2, 2014 at 10:00 am

Students from California recently joined students in the Bronx to prepare meals and learn about urban farming, The Hunts Point Express reports.

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The MiMA Tower, at 460 W. 42nd St. (Photo courtesy of Related Management)

High Rises Remaking Hell’s Kitchen

Housing, Manhattan, Real Estate December 6, 2013 at 4:50 pm

Sleek skyscrapers are remaking Hell’s Kitchen, a once gritty neighborhood, and some community members are unhappy about the transformation, reports Chelsea Now.

Relatives of Pvt. Danny Chen, including his parents, father Yan Tao Chen. mother Su Zhen Chen, led the march through Chinatown on Thursday night. (Photo by Serena Solomon/DNAinfo)

Anger at Latest Verdict in Danny Chen Bullying Trials

Crime August 20, 2012 at 5:06 pm

The “light sentence” in the third conviction of a soldier implicated in the hazing suicide of Pvt. Danny Chen has upset community advocates, reports DNAinfo. Staff Sgt. Blaine Dugas’ sentencing to a reduction in rank and time served has angered some advocates, who say he was in a position to stop the bullying.

Sgt. Adam Holcolmb and Pvt. Danny Chen (Photo from OurChinatown)

30-Day Sentence in First Danny Chen Bullying Trial

Crime August 1, 2012 at 11:58 am

In the first of eight military trials in the death of Pvt. Danny Chen, Sgt. Adam Holcomb was sentenced yesterday to 30 days in military jail and allowed to stay in the military after he was found not guilty of the most serious charges against him on Monday, DNAinfo reported.

Army Pvt. Danny Chen, 19, died on October 3, 2011. (U.S. Army via DNAinfo)

Voices in Focus: Danny Chen’s Mother Denies Disowning Him

Crime, Culture July 27, 2012 at 6:55 pm

In our end-of-the-week roundup: the testimony of Army Pvt. Danny Chen’s mother; the occupations least-filled by African-Americans; a showing of Haitian art; a new book on LGBT youth of color; an unsettling study on condom use among black teens; the religious beliefs of Korean-Americans; and a capoeira school in the Bronx.