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Upper West Side »

What You Need to Know Before Sending Your Child to a Dual Language Program

Dual language programs are on the rise in the city's schools. Here's what you need to know about them.

Chinatown »

Egg Rolls and Egg Creams Festival Celebrates Chinese and Jewish Culture

Sunday will mark the 13th annual Egg Rolls and Egg Creams Festival on the Lower East Side.

Sunset Park »

Where to Eat Brooklyn Chinatown's Best Asian Fare

DNAinfo.com New York's rundown of the top spots in Sunset Park's Chinatown.

East Harlem »

East Harlem Leaders Reach Out to Wary Asian Residents After Muggings

Jason Commisso was charged in one of eight muggings targeting Asian residents.

New York City »

RECIPE: Soy and Sherry Grilled Steak and Bok Choy Heat Up Winter

The smoky and tender steak is paired with spicy honey mustard, caramelized shallots and earthy shitakes.

Lower East Side »

Nydia Velazquez's Name Mistranslated on Chinese Ballots

A translation error of Nydia Velazquez's name could confuse voters, her campaign said.    

Manhattan »

Lieutenant Charged in Danny Chen Death Next to Face Afghanistan Hearing

Lt. Daniel Schwartz is the third soldier to face a hearing in the bullying death of Pvt. Danny Chen.

Manhattan »

Danny Chen Bullying Death Sergeant Faces Afghanistan Hearing

Sgt. Travis Carden is facing assault charges in the bullying death of Army Pvt. Danny Chen.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Eggs Rolls and Egg Creams Festival Celebrates Best of Chinese and Jewish Culture

Sunday's event at the Museum on Eldridge Street highlights the traditions of both Lower East Side cultures.

Midtown & Theater District »

Giant Bronze Animal Heads Mounted in Plaza Hotel Fountain

The sculptures, by Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, were unveiled Wednesday to mixed reviews.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Lower East Side Senior Centers at Risk Under Budget Proposal

Special programs like translation services and kosher meals are at risk unless funding is restored, local officials said.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Murder Trial Exposes Chinatown's Ethnic Tensions

Victor Fong's murder trial didn't attract much attention, but residents say Hispanic-Asian distrust remains.

Manhattan »

MTA Service Changes Confound Riders in Chinatown

Signage for new bus routes does not include translation into Chinese for many non-English speakers.