More than 300 students, parents, staff members and teachers tasted and evaluated a variety of food items to help the Alhambra Unified School District plan its school menu for the next semester. The director of the school district's nutrition and food services, Vivien Wang, explained that the
"Old Country Cafe, one of the oldest Taiwanese restaurants in the San Gabriel Valley, is a charming hole-in-the-wall tucked inside a not-so-charming office-plex," reports Gastronomy. "We grabbed two stools along the counter and settled in with sweet drinks: salty plum for me and
In a city packed with foreign names, growing up in Alhambra with the name Nasrin Aboulhosn was not always easy. Not so in the Lebanese mountain village of Btekhnay.
Following special rituals during a month of rest after giving birth can have profound effects on the mother’s health, according to Cantonese tradition.
Alhambra Source high school journalists talked to their immigrant mothers about first thanksgivings, blended food traditions, and being grateful.
The Alhambra Source couldn't get enough sweets and green beans at the Thanksgiving table -- and heads to the Sunday morning farmer's market for more.
With Thanksgiving approaching, Chinese restaurants are entering the final preparation for Thanksgiving turkey dinners. Yum Cha Cafe in Montery Park has already received 200 turkey orders this year. Alhambra resident Ms. Ling told World Journal that she had bought a frozen turkey from Ralphs and
Once again the Alhambra Source is back from a visit to the Sunday morning farmer's market, with tips and recipes, from lemon basil simple syrup to poached persimmons.
The World Journal has received multiple calls from people who are reporting food poisoning from the bitter luffa vegetable they bought from the 99 Ranch Market. The company's manager, Jennifer Cao, told World Journal that the administration contacted the supplier of bitter luffa as soon as they