Help may be on the way for one of SF Chinatown's oldest restaurants. The owner of Far East Cafe was planning to shut down permanently Dec. 31, but is being asked to stay open and wait for a relief plan in the works.
Help may be on the way for one of San Francisco's oldest restaurants. The owner of Chinatown's Far East Cafe was planning on shutting down at the end of the month because of the challenges brought on by the pandemic. Supervisor Peskin says he's working on a relief plan to help Chinatown restaurants and has asked him to stay open.
The Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Factory says they are looking forward to celebrating future anniversaries with their customers.
KTVU's Sal Castaneda spoke to Malcolm Yeung, executive director of the Chinatown Community Development Center.
For anyone familiar with San Francisco's Chinatown it's clear something is off. Parking is easier, the sidewalks clear, the shops largely empty. Businesses say they've seen a dip in business since Covid-19 first appeared.
Christien Kafton reports.
The incident took place at 9 a.m. as the 55 year-old woman was walking into the Stockton Street Tunnel at Sacramento Street.
Andre Senior reports.
In Arizona, a burgeoning Asian American community fields xenophobic calls about a planned night market featuring Asian street foods. In New York, a dim sum restaurant owner worries he won't make rent. In the San Francisco Bay Area, a local Asian American-owned restaurant chain is mulling temporarily shuttering one of its properties because of the downturn in trade.
Amber Lee reports from San Francisco.
Christien Kafton reports from San Francisco.
The parade through Chinatown typically attracts hundreds of thousands of people.
The Chinese New Year Parade starts at 6 p.m. on Saturday.
The sound and smoke from firecrackers is already filling the air in San Francisco's Chinatown, as the city prepares to ring in the new year.
A second arrest has been made in a brutal robbery caught on video in San Francisco's Chinatown over the summer.
San Francisco city leaders joined dozens of Chinatown residents late Tuesday afternoon for a rally in the wake of a violent attack that injured three elderly men.
A shocking crime caught on video shows three men beaten up, one knocked to the ground apparently out cold, by a group of men who launched a violent attack.
The latest attack was caught on cell phone video and involved three victims
San Francisco Police say they've made a major break in a case that shook Chinatown.
Business owners in San Francisco Chinatown say their businesses are hurting after dark and the vibrancy that a healthy nightlife once brought to the area is now gone.