Mee Moua, president and executive director of Asian Americans Advancing Justice, addressed the significance of immigration reform for those in the Asian American community on Nov. 4 at the Asian American Civic Association.
Mayor-elect Marty Walsh won 52 percent of votes in the general election on Nov. 5, beating city council at-large John Connolly by 4,908 votes. Chinatown’s District 2 city councilor Bill Linehan won reelection against former Josiah Quincy School principal Suzanne Lee.
The Chinatown Safety Committee and the Chinatown Resident Association met Nov. 6 for their monthly meetings.
The Wang YMCA held its fifth legacy dinner at Empire Garden on Nov. 9. About 500 guests attended the event, enjoying a 10-course banquet, raffle and auction.
A Hudson Street Reunion was the theme of Asian Community Development Corporation’s annual meeting and dinner on Nov. 12 at Hei La Moon Restaurant.
Boston’s mayoral candidates and city council candidates were busy campaigning across the city ahead of the Nov. 5 election.