All posts tagged "Chicago"

  • Block B U.S. Tour 2015 (SubKulture Entertainment)
    Block B prepares for three-city US tour in fall

    One of K-pop’s highest-energy acts, Block B, is making their return to America for a three-city tour in November. According to organizer SubKulture Entertainment, the seven boys will make stops in San Francisco, Chicago and Los Angeles....

    • Posted September 24, 2015
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  • Chicago's Won
    Chicago Koreans celebrate moon festival with tradition

    By The Korea Times Chicago A moon festival event put on by Won Buddhism of Chicago brought out hanbok, traditional board games and food to Bunker Hill Forest Preserve Sunday. Now in its 18th annual year, the...

    • Posted September 22, 2015
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  • Sergeant Hagarty of the Chicago Police Department offered a meal to a homeless man and was unknowingly caught on tape. (Courtesy of the Chicago Police Department)
    Good News: Police sergeant unknowingly filmed buying food for homeless man

    By Brian Han Nowadays any headline that involves a police officer usually comes with controversy, but Chicago Police Department Sergeant B. Hagarty bucked that trend unknowingly when he decided to lend a helping hand to someone in...

    • Posted September 10, 2015
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  • James Kyson (Newsis)
    James Kyson joins cast of Chicago Korean filmmakers’ project

    A low-budget film produced by Chicago-based Korean American filmmakers, “Banana Season,” will begin shooting early next month with a newly cast lead actor, James Kyson. The story, written and directed by Sanghoon Lee, an assistant professor in...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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  • Singers Yangpa and Na Yoon-kwon performed in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., Saturday in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of Korean liberation. (Korea Times)
    The 70th anniversary of Korean liberation celebrated across the US

    The Taegeuki flew high in Korean American communities across the United States this weekend as celebrations for the 70th anniversary of Korean liberation drew out thousands to dozens of events. In Los Angeles, the weekend kicked off...

    • Posted August 17, 2015
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  • The 20th Chicago Korean Festival unfolded this weekend. (Korea Times)
    Chicago holds 20th Korean Festival

    By The Korea Times Chicago staff Bryn Mawr Avenue in Chicago was awash in music, fun and food this weekend for the 20th Chicago Korean Festival. First organized by the Chicago Korean American Chamber of Commerce in...

    • Posted August 11, 2015
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  • chicago
    Chicago adopts comfort women resolution

    The city of Chicago adopted a resolution to recognize the need to spread awareness about human rights issues concerning the comfort women from World War II. City Councilman Alderman Margaret Laurino, who presented the resolution, plans to...

    • Posted August 6, 2015
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