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Milestone in American History: Two Cambodian Americans Elected To Lowell City Council

By Soben Pin On Tuesday, November 5, 2019, Lowell residents elected Vesna Nuon and Sokhary Chau to the city council, making it the first time in Lowell and anywhere else in the

MRT Presents Cambodian Rock Band

A Play By Lauren Yee a co-production with Victory Gardens Theatre in Chicago and City Theatre in Pittsburgh By KhmerPost USA LOWELL, MA – Merrimack Repertory Theatre (MRT) will presents the East

Cambodian American Filmmaker to Screen New Documentary at MCC

Middlesex Community College will host Cambodian American filmmaker Kalyanee Mam for a screening of her documentary, “Lost World,” on Saturday, November 2, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Richard & Nancy

Vesna Nuon topped the ticket in Lowell City Council preliminary election

Lowell, MA — Vesna Nuon topped the ticket in Lowell City Council prelmimarny election on Tuesday, September 24. “I’d like to thank you our brothers and sisters for coming out to vote

2019 LOWELL KINETIC SCULPTURE RACE IS SET FOR SATURDAY, SEPT 21

Lowell, MA — Lowell’s Kinetic Sculpture Race — is an all day day-long free event and one of the “must see” events in Lowell. It is the 4th Annual that attracts thousands

Lowell Pollard Memorial Library Offers Discount Passes to Museums and Parks

Lowell Pollard Memorial Library offers discount passes to museums and parks in Lowell and Boston area. From the lowelllibrary.org, KhmerPost USA learned the discounts can be as much as $15 off from

DIY Lowell asks Lowell to Vote on 60 Ideas Submitted by the Community:Vote ends September 9, Winners Launched at Community Idea Summit on September 26

Lowell, MA– Do-it-Yourself Lowell (DIY Lowell) is collecting votes for their fourth annual Community Idea Summit through an on-line portal at diylowell.org. The group has previously helped community members create popular projects

33rd Annual Lowell Folk Festival is Set for Friday July 26-28, 2019

Lowell Folk Festival will hold its 33rd Annual celebration on July 26-28, a 3 days of festivities of music, dance, food, crafts, and artisans. Lowell downtown will be closing off several streets

SEE YOU YESTERDAY – US Premiere in Boston

By KhmerPost USA Staff Boston, MA – ArtsEmerson is welcoming See You Yesterday, a moving performance by Global Arts Corps which explores the painful history of the Khmer Rouge genocide in Cambodia.

Learn How To Weave During Lowell Kids Week

Lowell Kids Week is an annual festival of free family fun that takes place during February 18 -24 school vacation week. The week features dozens of free activities for children and families

Robert Garcia Became Long Beach’s First Sitting Mayor To Visit Cambodia

Long Beach, CA – Mayor Robert Garcia and representatives of Long Beach Port Authority recently went on a 10-days business and investment trip to Asia. They visited Singapore, Cambodia, and Vietnam. In

40th Year Anniversary: Remembering The Fall Of Khmer Rouge Regime January 7, 1979

Stepping into 2019, I like to remind our readers of some important benchmark in Cambodian history. It is a year for all the Cambodian people around the world to pause and observe

A Review of Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley, A Play at the Merrimack Repertory Theatre

This holiday season, I would like to applaud the Merrimack Repertory Theater its current play, Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley which is an adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. Set in

 HEALTH CENTER WINS ASIAN HERITAGE AWARD

 The Lowell Community Health Center will be honored at a gala commemorating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in Lowell on May 18. Center CEO Susan Levine will accept the award at the special event

Knyum Wins Applause at MRT

“I been given such a warm welcome in Lowell!” said Vichet Chum, the writer and actor of “Knyum,” the world premiere play currently performed at the Merrimack Repertory Theatre. “I was aware

“First They Killed My Father” – A Film about the Cambodian Genocide is to Preview on Dec. 9 at Lowell High

By KhmerPost USA “First They Killed My Father” (FTKMF) the Original Netflix movie based on the renown memoirs of Loung Ung, co-directed and produced by actress Angelina Jolie and Rithy Panh to

HOME HEALTH COMPANYAGREES TO PAY MORE THAN $1 MILLION FOR NOT PROVIDING OVERTIME WAGES TO AIDES More Than 600 Home Health Workers Will Receive Their Unpaid Wages

-by KhmerPost USA and Translation by Sokharatha Koy BOSTON – A home health care company has agreed to pay more than $1 million in restitution and penalties after failing to pay overtime

ARTSEMERSON WELCOMES BANGSOKOL: A REQUIEM FOR CAMBODIA TWO PERFORMANCES ONLY | DECEMBER 19 and 20, 2017 EMERSON PARAMOUNT CENTER’S ROBERT J. ORCHARD STAGE

Boston, MA—ArtsEmerson, Boston’s leading presenter of contemporary world theatre, proudly welcomes Bangsokol: A Requiem for Cambodia—for two performances only — a collaboration by Rithy Panh and Him Sophy, survivors of the Khmer

Advance Manufacturing Training Opportunity is Open for Free Enrollment at the Lowell Career Center

Class Starts on October 30 By Soben Pin The career in modern manufacturing is much more different than it used to be in the past. “It is not the tedious work and

Community Teamwork Announces YouthBuild of Greater Lowell Receives Department of Labor Funding

  Lowell, MA–More than 130 at-risk youth will have the opportunity to participate in alternative education programs in Lowell while mastering critical job skills thanks to a $1.1 million grant from the

Healthy Eating for Lowell

by Soben Pin | sobenpin@khmerpostusa.com Healthy eating has become one of the main concerns in urban families. As the food chains are trying to promote more organic labels in their supermarkets in

IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF MASSACHUSETTS

CHANMONY HUOT, VLADIMIR SALDAÑA, CHAMPA PANG, LIANNA KUSHI, THOEUN KONG, DENISSE COLLAZO, SUE J. KIM, SOADY OUCH, TOOCH VAN, CARMEN BERMUDEZ, KEI KAWASHIMA-GINSBERG, DANIEL K. UK, and FAHMINA ZAMAN, Plaintiffs, v. CITY

Angelina Jolie: A Divisive Star

by George Wright | August 4, 2017 Angelina Jolie greets King Norodom Sihamoni at the premier of the film ‘First They Killed My Father’ in Siem Reap City in February. Amanda BouryDivisive Star Seventeen

Dr. Kem Keyism’ Anniversary of His Political Assassination July 10th.

By Tooch VAN, Cambodian-American and Community Activist who currently lives and works in Lowell MA, USA. Considering one of the founding fathers; who tirelessly fights for democratic building process in Cambodia, searching for

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