Category Archives: English

A Lowell Resident’s View of Asia

KhmerPost USA – April 3, 2015 – By Richard P. Howe Jr. Like most people who grew up in Lowell in the 1950s and 1960s, I knew very little about Asia and

“កុំ​ស្មាន​បង​ភ្លេច” ខ្មែរ​បាត់​បង់​តន្រ្តី​រ៉ក់

ដោយ​ ស្តាយ បុណ្យ “… ស្តាយភូមិ​កំណើ​ត​ ស្តាយ​អនុស្សា​ ស្តាយ​ញាតិកា​ ធ្លាប់​រស់សុខ​សាន្ត ស្តាយ​ដូរតន្រ្តីដ៏សែន​មនោរម្យ ខ្លួនខ្ញុំ​ឃ្លាតឆ្ងាយ​ ឆ្ងាយ​ដាច់​អាល័យ។ ស្តាយ​អ្នក​ចម្រៀង​ដែល​បង់​បាត់ ស៊ីន ស៊ី​សាមុត រស់ សេរី​សុទ្ធា ប៉ែន រ៉ន សុះ ម៉ាត់ អ៊ិន យ៉េង អ៊ឹង​ ណារី ក្លាយជាធុលីលា​ចាក​លោកា…” ខាង​លើ​នេះ គឺជាទំនុក​ច្រៀង​ ក្នុងបទចម្រៀង “ស្តាយ​ភូមិកំណើត” របស់លោក កែវ សារ៉ាត់។

PRESS CLUB to be held on April 9th

KhmerPost USA next PRESS CLUB is scheduled to be held on Thursday, April 9, 2015 from noon until 2 pm at Lowell Telecommunications, 246 Market St in Lowell, Massachusetts. The first portion of this PRESS

Lowell: Home Values Increasing

March 18th, 2015 — The values of homes in Lowell are slowly increasing. There are several causes for this. First, there is a lack of homes that are for sale so those

Hearing on Market Street Bridge Repairs

A public hearing on plans to replace the Market Street Bridge over the Western Canal is today, Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 7:00 P.M. at the Pollard Memorial Library Meeting Room, 401

ក្លឹបសារព័ត៌មាន‹ខ្មែរផុសស.រ.អា.

ថ្ងៃអង្គារទិ ០៦កុម្ភៈ ឆ្នាំ២០១៥ ផ្សាយដោយ ឌីក ហាវ កាសែតខ្មែរផុសស.រ.អា. ផ្សាយចុះឡើងនៅឆ្នេរខាងកើត ជាភាសានៅឡូវែលខ្មែរនៅឡូវែល បានប្រារព្វព្រឹត្តិការណ៍‹ប្រែសក្លឹប›របស់ខ្លួនថ្មីមួយទៀត នាថ្ងៃនេះ នៅ LTC ។ រ៉ជ័រ ពិន ជាសហនាយកការផ្សាយ បានពន្យល់ដោយផ្តើមថា លោកបានបង្កើត‹ប្រេសក្លឹប›នេះឡើង តាំងពីឆ្នាំ១៩៩៤ នៅពេលដែលលោកកាន់ដំណែងជាប្រធានសមាគមអ្នកសារព័ត៍មាខ្មែរ ។ អត្ថន័យរបស់ព្រឹត្តិការណ៍នេះ គឺណែនាំឱ្យប្រជាពលរដ្ឋជួបគ្នា ដើម្បីបង្កើនទំនាក់ទំនងរវាងគ្នានឹងគ្នា ដោះស្រាយបញ្ហា្ដដែលប៉ះពាល់ដល់ពួកគេ ។ រ៉ជ័រ ជាមួយសហនាយកការផ្សាយ សូបិន ពិន ជាភរិយារបស់គាត់

KhmerPost USA Press Club

Feb. 6th, 2015 – The KhmerPost USA, Lowell’s Cambodian language newspaper which circulates up and down the East Coast, held another of its Press Club events today at Lowell Telecommunications Corp.  Roger

A Cambodian-American became a rural Georgia Judge

January 15th, 2015 — Meng Lim of Tallapoosa became the first Cambodian-American elected Superior Court Judge in west Georgia. Judge Lim was born in Cambodia shortly before Khmer Rouge broke in 1975.

Lowell: the Snowiest City in America

Feb. 21st, 2015 – In a normal winter, Lowell would have received 36 inches of snow by now. But this is not a normal winter. As I write this, we already have

Election Results

By Richard P. Howe Jr. Rady Mom’s victory in his race to become Sate Representative for the 18th Middlesex District was the big Lowell news from the November 4th state election. Mom

Maura Healey, Candidate for Attorney General

By Soben Pin Maura Healey, a candidate for Attorney General of Massachusetts, visited with me and Roger during her recent stop in Lowell.  In past elections, I have never written or stated

Tourist Map in Lowell

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Voting Places 2014 in Lowell

By Richard Howe The Lowell Election Commission has changed the location of many of the voting places in Lowell.  The new places will be used for the State Primary Election on Tuesday,

Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards Dinner

Dear Mr. and Mrs. Pin: It was an honor to include you among the nominees for The Immigrant Learning Center’s 2014 Immigrant Entrepreneur of the Year Awards. You can see more photos

After fire tragedy at Branch Street, Lowell raised money

By Moniphal Bing – KhmerPost USA Intern. LOWELL- The city council reported on July 22nd that Cambodian Mutual Assistance Association has raised $54,000, and “Branch Street Fire Victims Relief Fund” at Jeanne

Celebration of Independence Day in Lowell

By Richard P. Howe Jr.       Independence Day is a holiday in the United States that celebrates the adoption on July 4, 1776 of the Declaration of Independence  by representatives

Selecting a New City Manager

by Richard P. Howe Jr. At noon on Monday, March 10, 2014, Bernie Lynch ended his seven years as City Manager of Lowell.  City Clerk Michael Geary immediately took over as Acting

Culture meets Creativity with Flying Orb Productions

By James Ostis It started with book covers. Around 2005, Lowell photographer Jim Higgins needed models to appear in cover images he was shooting for various publications.  A longtime friend of Angkor

Clemente Park

by Richard P. Howe Jr. Clemente Park is an important part of Lowell’s Cambodia Town neighborhood and the scene of intense volleyball games and many other fun activities.  More than 100 years

Linda Sopheap Sou delivers Lowell Women’s Week keynote address

By James Ostis “Redefining Wellness” was the theme at the 19th Annual Lowell Women’s breakfast held at Lenzi’s on March 3, 2014.  For keynote speaker, Linda Sopheap Sou, a key component of

ដោយ​ ជិន វិសាល, អនុបណ្ឌិត​សុខភាព​សាធារណៈ ( ដាក់រូបថត ជិន វិសាល ) ១៥ កុម្ភៈ ២០១៤

  ជម្ងឺ​បាក់ស្បាត ឬ ចាញ់​ច្រាប គឺ​ជា ​បញ្ហា​សុខភាព​សាធារណៈ​​មួយ​ ដែល​មនុស្ស​គ្រប់​វ័យ​ត្រូវ​​ស្វែង​យល់​ និង​ យក​ចិត្ត​ទុក​ដាក់ ។ នៅ​ពេល​រំលឹក​ដល់​បញ្ហា​សុខភាព មនុស្ស​ម្នាក់ៗ នឹក​​ឃើញ​ត្រឹម​​តែ​ការ​មាន​​កាយ​សម្បទា​ល្អ ឬ​ រាង​កាយ ​ដែល​រួច​ផុត​​ពី​​ជម្ងឺ​តម្កាត់​ផ្សេងៗ ដែល​ញាំញី​រាង​កាយ​ប៉ុណ្ណោះ ។ ​ពួក​គេ​​​កម្រ​នឹក​ឃើញ​​ដល់​បញ្ហា​​សុខភាព​ផ្លូវ​ចិត្ត​ណាស់​ កុំ​ថា​ឡើយ​​​នឹក​ឃើញ​ដល់​ជម្ងឺ​បាក់​ស្បាត​​​ ។ សុខភាព​ល្អ​ ​មិន​មែន​​មាន​ន័យ​​ត្រឹម​តែ​​ការ​មាន​​សុខភាព​រាង​កាយ​ល្អ​ប៉ុណ្ណោះ​ទេ ប៉ុន្តែ​​​​​​រាប់​បញ្ចូល​​ទាំង​ការ​​​មាន​​​សុខភាព​ផ្លូវ​ចិត្ត​ល្អ​​ផង​ដែរ ។ ​​​កាល​ពី​ឆ្នាំ ១៩៤៦ អង្គការ​សុខភាព​ពិភពលោក ​បាន​កំណត់​និយមន័យ​​​ សុខភាព​ ​ថា​​ជា​ “​​​ស្ថានភាព​​​​នៃ​សុខុមាលភាព​​​​ពេញ​បរិបូណ៌

Human Dogsleds highlight a wild Winterfest ’14 weekend

By James Ostis On February 22nd, crowds of spectators descended upon a single spot to watch the elite competition taking place on snow and ice.  No, it was not Sochi, Russia—but Lowell,

Governor Patrick hosts Ethnic Media Roundtable

by James Ostis On February 20th, for the first time, KhmerPostUSA was in attendance at Governor Deval Patrick’s Ethnic Media Roundtable discussion at the Massachusetts State House.  Since first taking office in

Greater Lowell Chamber of Commerce Legislative Breakfast

by Richard P. Howe Jr. On February 25, 2014 several hundred members of the local business community gathered at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center for the annual Greater Lowell Chamber

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