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  • ... /Flickr/ Creative Commons License Two separate neighborhoods vied to take its place. China City, located across the street ... was funded and controlled by the Chinese American community . The two ventures opened in 1938, three weeks apart. Less than a ...
  • Departures : Chinatown Student Producers share the story of how their families got to ... with friends in Alpine Park, eat meals at Pho 87, and do community work at the Chinatown Service Center. This is a vibrant ...
  • ... far out of fashion as dining in the former tourist trap of Chinatown has become, eating a curry beef pie amid the neighborhood's ... even notice at all unless we look carefully enough. Take Chinatown : some regularly use and even enjoy it, while most seem to have only ...
  • ... - not just for greater Los Angeles, but for the Chinese community itself. With every subsequent migratory wave to Los Angeles - and ... With the help of the Chinese American Museum , the KCET Departures team ventured into Chinatown to record its deep social and ...
  • New Chinatown was a fresh start for the Chinese, but it was like much like the ... renewal was the plan to create a business hub for the community , recreating the " idyllic charm of Old China " to attract ... that could house the aspirations, hopes, and growth of the community . But, at its core, it was much like the rest of Los Angeles: a ...
  • ... a look at how food played an important role in shaping Chinatown . For many, Chinatown is not much more than a place to eat ... where Union Station currently stands. It's a tight-knit community with a sense of pride, having experienced many difficulties--from ...
  • Setting up shop in Chinatown was the logical conclusion after fleeing Communist China. ... growth of Chinatown and bring money back into the community . He worked tirelessly on revitalization projects, fundraisers, city ... Latinos, Chicanos, etc. have been an integral part of this community for a long time. For a while, we've held on and nurtured this part ...
  • ... The Public School - a school with no curriculum - invites community members to propose, teach and take classes in open academic ... to more affluent areas of the city's Chinese American neighborhoods . George Yu , president of Chinatown's Business ...
  • ... from Chinatown to Culver City in 2010. | Photo: KCET Departures . Over at the Chinese American Museum, an ongoing ... we've gotten to know a good amount of people in the community who have welcomed us with open arms," he writes. "We felt like it ...
  • Chinatown is becoming L.A.'s most interesting culinary neighborhood . None ... political manuevering and a whole lot of violence. L.A.'s Chinatown also has a half-glamorous, half-sad Hollywood background: the ... used as sets on the 1937 film The Good Earth.) Chinatown is also where many people experience Chinese food for the first ...

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