Lao New Year celebration is this weekend

19 April 2019, 7:22 am

BREWSTER — The public is invited to celebrate Lao New Year 6 p.m. to midnight Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Brewster American Legion Hall, 825 Third Ave. The free event, sponsored by ...... Read More »

Lawmaker Renews Push to Get Vietnam-Era Airman Medal of Honor

18 April 2019, 7:27 am

but for a history of events," Capps told McClatchy. "He's an example of the kind of veteran who deserves attention." His actions occurred in Laos, where the United States was not officially in ...... Read More »

Merced poet will read from his new book on Friday at the MAC

18 April 2019, 6:32 am

Pos lost his grandparents, aunts and uncles, and most of his paternal relatives in the karst mountains of Laos during the Secret War. While fleeing to Thailand, Pos also lost a sister to starvation, ...... Read More »

Music events worth seeking out in San Diego this week

17 April 2019, 8:37 am

When: Friday, April 19, 8-11 p.m. Celebrate the official release for EraNetik's upcoming release "Era" at the third annual Lao New Year party on Friday night. The night will feature performances ...... Read More »

Laos new year pageant pits ‘king’s daughters’ as rivals

17 April 2019, 1:40 am

“Everyone wants to be Miss Laos New Year,” said spectator Kini ... The city is taken over by holiday events: elephants are paraded through the streets, sand stupas are carved on the banks ...... Read More »

Blessed beauties: Laos new year pageant pits 'King's daughters' as rivals

16 April 2019, 10:14 pm

"Everyone wants to be Miss Laos New Year," said spectator Kini ... The city is taken over by holiday events: elephants are paraded through the streets, sand stupas are carved on the banks of ...... Read More »

Thousands gather in southwest Fresno to celebrate Lao New Year

14 April 2019, 8:04 am

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A gorgeous display of culture drew thousands to southwest Fresno to celebrate the Lao New Year. The Lao Community Cultural Center of Fresno celebrated the year of the pig ...... Read More »

Andre Soukhamthath wants to ring in Lao New Year with win at UFC 236

13 April 2019, 6:00 am

one day before the start of Lao New Year. The 30-year-old who is known as “The Asian Sensation” didn’t realize that the events were lining up when he initially agreed to the bout, but he recently told ...... Read More »

Thai Nguyen celebrates Laos’ traditional New Year festival

12 April 2019, 3:24 am

Thai Nguyen (VNA) – A get-together was held in University of Education under Thai Nguyen University on April 12 to celebrate the traditional New Year of Laos – Bunpimay. The event drew ...... Read More »

New Year festival of unity for Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Myanmar celebrated in HCM City

11 April 2019, 7:21 pm

HCM CITY — The celebration of the traditional New Year Festival of Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Thailand 2019 kicked off yesterday at Phổ Minh Pagoda in HCM City. The event featured the typical New Year ...... Read More »

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