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Cover Story - February 3, 2012

Welcoming the year of the dragon

Chinese New Year is celebrated throughout the month

by photographs Veronica Weber / Eric Van Susteren

As a boy growing up in the Hubei province of China, Ken Wang's favorite parts of the Chinese New Year were delicious balls made from rice and meat and the candy he'd get going door-to-door in his neighborhood.

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Staff Photographer Veronica Weber can be emailed at vweber@paweekly.com. Editorial Assistant Eric Van Susteren can be emailed at evansusteren@paweekly.com.


Posted by Anonymous, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Feb 4, 2012 at 8:37 am

If the city wants to celebrate the Lunar New Year, how about making it a school holiday?