Boston general election shows strong turnout

Michelle Wu stopped by the Metropolitan polling station on Nov. 5 to greet supporters Tony Yee (center) and Henry Yee (left). (Image courtesy of Ling-Mei Wong.)

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. Continue reading

New England Gee How Oak Tin Family Association rings in Chinese New Year


The Gee How Oak Tin Family Association of New England celebrated the Year of the Snake during its annual banquet Feb. 16 at the China Pearl and Hei La Moon restaurants with 107 tables. The family association represents Chinese individuals with the surname of Chan, Woo and Yuen, including “Uncle Bill” and “Uncle Frank” Chin. Continue reading