Archive for the 'VIDEO' category

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2012 Bay Area Olympians

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

2012 Bay Area Olympian profiles by the Mercury News photographers LiPo Ching and Jim Gensheimer.
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Bharatanatyam in Motion

Saturday, July 16th, 2011

Bharatanatyam dancer Rasika Kumar. The performance was demonstrated in the Mercury News studio.
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The Chance to Survive

Sunday, June 12th, 2011

Computer class gives Vietnamese orphans a window to the world.
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Rebuilding the Memories of Home

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

The Vasquez family take the first step to rebuild their San Bruno home.
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Art of Shinkendo

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

Eric Lambert spreads the art of Japanese swordsmanship.
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Lady Sharks

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

Passionate about their sport, these Lady Sharks are devoted athletes who live for the thrills on the ice.
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China’s Migrant Students

Friday, December 24th, 2010

Migrant children in China face an uphill battle for education.
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A Train Passion

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

Every Saturday, train enthusiasts gather at Santa Clara Railroad Depot to watch and run model trains.
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Wishbook: Amanda’s story

Friday, November 26th, 2010

From early childhood, Amanda Madrid moved from one foster care family to another. At 22 she is putting her life together.
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Latin Dance: Keeping Culture Alive

Monday, November 8th, 2010

Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month through old and new dance styles. Please press play.
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Torn Apart

Monday, September 27th, 2010

As the nation debates illegal immigration in the abstract, a Bay Area family lives the raw anguish of deportation and the intense fight to stay together. This is their story.
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Nisei Graduate

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Bessie Kawachi Chin, 87, fulfills her dream of a college degree after Japanese-American internment prevented her from finishing her studies nearly 70 years ago. (more…)

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Wheelchair Lacrosse

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

San Jose hosts the first wheelchair lacrosse clinic in the country.
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Caring For Ella

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

The day that Ella Cho was born her parents were advised to start making funeral arrangements.
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China Quake

Friday, November 20th, 2009

Tech companies and NGOs help school children recover from the 2008 Sichuan earthquake.
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Resisting Arrest

Monday, November 9th, 2009

A look at California Penal Code 148 and its use by the San Jose Police Department.
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