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NWAW’s top 10 favorite stories of 2011

NWAW’s top 10 favorite stories of 2011

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For the end of the year, we wanted to run our top 10 favorite stories of the year — the stories that we are the most proud of. Some of the stories are even award-winning. We are afraid that these stories didn’t get enough attention the first time around, so we’re giving them another chance to shine.

These stories are not breaking news stories. Rather, they are thought-provoking feature stories that may help you see your world a bit differently.

1. Is smoking an epidemic for APIs?

2. Who owns the design of your clothes?

3. How prevalent is human trafficking in our backyard?

4. Is being a lawyer no longer as appealing as it used to be?

5. Who are the invisible people in our country?

6. Who are the women construction workers?

7. To eat shark, or not to eat shark?

8. What does it mean to be cyber-bullied?

9. APIs look for love by logging on

10. Do Asian parents prefer boys over girls?

Posted in Community News, Features, Vol 30 No 52 | 12/24-12/30Comments (0)

BLOG: 8 offbeat holiday traditions you can start right NOW

BLOG: 8 offbeat holiday traditions you can start right NOW

By Assunta Ng
Northwest Asian Weekly

If you lament being alone and lonely during the holiday, here are some suggestions for you to rewrite your holiday routines with meaning and fun. Read the full story

Posted in Publisher Ng's blog, Vol 30 No 52 | 12/24-12/30Comments (1)

EDITORIAL: See ya, plastic bags. Welcome, 520 tolls.

There are two changes coming that aren’t thrilling many. One is the tolling on the 520 bridge, slated to begin Dec. 29. The other is a plastic bags ban, which will likely be implemented in July. Read the full story

Posted in Editorials, Vol 30 No 52 | 12/24-12/30Comments (0)


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