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With spoofing technology improving for scammers, people receiving such phone calls should be wary. Generally speaking, utility companies will not demand payment over the phone or threaten customers. (Photo via World Journal)

Caller ID Spoofing Scam Hits Flushing

Business, Crime, Queens September 18, 2014 at 4:06 pm

Scammers spoof a caller ID to defraud one business in Flushing, and the owner warns non-English speaking businessmen may be an easier target, reports World Journal.

Will fierce competition cause Chinese-owned liquor stores to end up like the restaurants and supermarkets no longer in operation? (Photo by Hubert Lu via World Journal)

Competition Intensifies among Chinese-Run Liquor Stores

Business, East Asian October 27, 2014 at 7:26 pm

With more and more Chinese-run liquor stores getting licensed, fierce competition may drive some out of business, reports World Journal.

De Chen and his wife Lupita show off their creations. (Photo by Hubert Lu via World Journal)

A Learning Center for STEM Opens in Queens

East Asian, Education, Queens February 20, 2014 at 5:32 pm

A new kind of “cram school” in Queens offers Lego block construction and other creative tools to introduce children to STEM education, World Journal reports.

With her husband still in prison, Ms. Ni (left) worries about her and her children's uncertain future.

The Sad Story of an Undocumented Chinese Couple

East Asian, Immigration, In the News February 13, 2014 at 3:00 pm

A border arrest separates members of a Chinese family in the U.S. yet again, reports World Journal.

Ivy (left), Tan and Ada hope to share their stories in order to show the flaws of the current immigration system. (Photo by Hubert Lu via World Journal)
Ivy (from left), Tan and Ada hope to own immigrant story, highlighting the errors of the current immigration policy. (Reporter Lu Yin repair, / photography)

Asians Rally for Immigration Reform Ahead of DC March

Asian, Immigration, Politics April 4, 2013 at 6:10 pm

Asian immigrants told a town hall audience of experiences as diverse as their backgrounds, from being undocumented college students to having a son arrested on charges of terrorism, reports World Journal.

Co-owner of the German’s Soup in East Flatbush, Clinton Urling holds a bowl of his late father’s famous chicken soup. He says he and his older brother Hubert Urling Jr., who runs the flagship Georgetown location, make the soups following their father’s recipe. (Photo by Jason Speakman via Caribbean Life)

Offering Cow Heel Soup in Brooklyn

Brooklyn, Business, Food, South American May 30, 2018 at 4:40 pm

German’s Soup, a restaurant based in Guyana, has opened its first international branch in East Flatbush with the founder’s son as the co-owner, reports Caribbean Life.

Maria Torres-Springer (Photo via The FilAm)

Torres-Springer on Affordable Housing, Federal Funding and More

Government, Housing, New York June 5, 2017 at 5:15 pm

NYC Housing Commissioner Maria Torres-Springer met with community and ethnic media to discuss housing issues in the city.

More than 100 people attended the memorial service for Peter Kwong. (Photo via Sing Tao Daily)

Hundreds Bid Farewell to Peter Kwong

East Asian, Labor, Manhattan April 17, 2017 at 2:35 pm

At a memorial held in Chinatown, hundreds remembered Peter Kwong, the director of the Asian studies program at Hunter College, and an immigrant and labor advocate, reports Sing Tao Daily.

St. Frances de Chantal in Borough Park (Photo by Anna Arciszewska via Nowy Dziennik)

Polish-American Churches and Their Communities

Brooklyn, Eastern European, Metro Area, New York, Queens, Religion March 24, 2016 at 2:18 pm

Polish churches in the tri-state area have seen the number of parishioners shrink, but they remain a lively part of their communities, reports Nowy Dziennik.

Haiti; masculine or feminine?

Uncategorized November 20, 2002 at 12:00 am

To the Editors of “Le Petit Robert de Noms Propres” (The Petit Robert Dictionary of Proper Nouns) The Robert Dictionaries 107, Avenue Parmentier 75001 Paris France Dear Sirs: French reference works in general, and your dictionaries in particular, indicate that “Haiti” is of the masculine gender. First, this is surprisingRead More