Oakland Police Arrest Suspect Who Allegedly Made Online Threats To Asian AmericansAmid a surge of violence targeting Asian-Americans, the Oakland Police Department announced late Monday they have arrested a Berkeley resident for allegedly posting online threats against the community.
Asian, Black Communities Unite In Wake Of Vicious Chinatown AttacksHundreds turned out at the "Love Our People, Heal Our Communities" rally at Madison Park in Oakland Saturday.
Year Of The Ox: Bay Area Crowds Gather To Celebrate Lunar New Year Despite COVID-19 PandemicCommunities throughout the Bay Area are celebrating the Lunar New Year despite pleas from public health officials for smaller, safer gatherings as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage.
Oakland Police Intensify Patrols In Wake Of Chinatown Attacks; Fear Overshadows Lunar New Year CelebrationsNew Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong returned to Chinatown late Thursday, walking the streets he once patrolled as a beat officer, assuring local residents that security has been heightened in the district in the wave of attacks on elderly victims.
COVID-19: Santa Clara County Leaders Urge Lunar New Year Celebrants To Comply With Health OrdersAs the Lunar New Year approaches and those celebrating on Friday get ready to usher in the year of the ox, Santa Clara County officials and local Vietnamese leaders are urging residents to shift how they celebrate.
Oakland Police Identify 'Person Of Interest' In Chinatown AttacksInvestigators believe they have identified a person of interest in three brutal assaults that occurred in the Oakland's Chinatown last Sunday.
Oakland Chinatown On Edge Over Violent Attacks Ahead Of Lunar New Year CelebrationsThe week before Chinese Lunar new year is supposed to be the busiest time of the year for businesses in Oakland Chinatown. But fear of violence has kept a lot of people from shopping there. Many business owners said because of the spike in crime, they now close their stores a couple of hours early.
Oakland Police Warn Of Increased Chinatown Crime; Incidents Against Asian Americans IncreasingWith Lunar New Year approaching this week, Oakland police said they have been warning residents that robberies and burglaries are on the rise in the city's Chinatown.
SF Chinese New Year Parade Attendees Urged to Stay Safe, Take Flu PrecautionsAs San Francisco prepares for its Chinese New Year parade this weekend, city officials on Thursday announced measures being taken this year to help keep event-goers safe.
Coronavirus Watch: Bay Area Residents Urged to Take Precautions During New Year FestivitiesHealth officials throughout the Bay Area are reminding residents how to take precaution against the coronavirus, which has already killed 25 people worldwide.
Local Dance Company Performs Lion Dance Ahead of Lunar New YearSan Francisco's Leung's White Crane Lion & Dragon Dance Association performed a special Lion Dance inside the KPIX studios, ahead of the Lunar New Year.
Alameda County Fire Station's New Year Card Slammed as Racially OffensiveA Lunar New Year card depicts firefighters from Station 22 in San Lorenzo wearing bamboo hats and reinforcing racist stereotypes.
Thousands Ring In The Year Of The Pig At Chinese New Year Festival And Parade In SFColorful floats, marching bands, Chinese acrobats and a 288-foot dragon weaved their way through San Francisco as thousands of people lined the streets to watch the Chinese New Year parade on Saturday.
Chinese New Year Parade Attendees Urged to Sign Up for Text AlertsPeople planning to attend the Chinese New Year Parade Saturday night in downtown San Francisco are being encouraged to sign up for text alerts from the city's Department of Emergency Management.
Year Of The Pig Ushered In At Lunar New Year Celebration In SF's ChinatownThe Chinese Lunar New Year kicked off in San Francisco's Chinatown on Tuesday with a festive celebration and a procession down city streets.