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Dorothy Toy & Paul Wing were one of the top all-Asian dance acts of the 1930s and 1940s. (CBS)

Famed Dancer Dorothy Toy Reveals How Rival Sabotaged Career

Known as the “Chinese Ginger Rogers,” Dorothy Toy was one of the most famous dancers in the Bay Area. But a deep, dark secret revealed by a jealous rival sabotaged her dreams.

05/21/2013

Norman OwYoung Jang of San Francisco (left) was the first Chinese-American to participate in an NBA tryout, training with the Warriors in 1964. (CBS)

Decades Before Lin, SF Man Paved Way For Asian-Americans In NBA

Long before the national obsession with Palo Alto native Jeremy Lin, another Bay Area hoopster was paving the way for Asian-Americans in the NBA.

03/01/2012

Ed Lee, San Francisco Mayor

San Francisco Activists Call On Candidates To Stop Bashing Ed Lee

Activists in San Francisco’s large Chinese American community gathered in Chinatown Wednesday to call on mayoral candidates to stop bashing Mayor Ed Lee.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/11/2011

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