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Herbert and Virginia Kee at a function of the political club they helped co-found, the United Democratic Organization, in 2015. (Photo via The Villager)

Chinatown Leader Herbert Kee Dies

East Asian, Manhattan, Social Services April 12, 2018 at 3:33 pm

The Villager describes the numerous contributions of Dr. Herbert Kee who, along with his wife Virginia, founded the Chinese-American Planning Council, the largest Asian-American social services organization.

Yuh-Line Niou (second from the left in the front row) visits the Chinese Chamber of Commerce. (Photo via Sing Tao Daily)

A Close Election Turns Confucius Plaza Into a Battle Zone

East Asian, Elections 2016, Manhattan, Politics April 13, 2016 at 4:57 pm

Confucius Plaza Apartments has served as fertile ground for votes during election season. This time, two of the candidates – who are fighting for Sheldon Silver’s seat – have close ties to the largest residential building in Chinatown, reports Sing Tao Daily.