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Open Bank debuts in Las Vegas, marking first Korean American bank in Nevada

  Open Bank, under the leadership of CEO Min Kim, established its presence in Las Vegas, Nevada, becoming the first Korean American bank to open...

LAUSD partners with KCCLA to offer 1,200 students free taekwondo classes

  Around 1,200 students within the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) are set to embark on a 10-week journey into the world of taekwondo....

California designates Hanbok Day on October 21, with unanimity

  "This iconic attire is steeped in a tradition, gracing joyous occasions such as holidays, weddings, and especially to cherish milestone of a child's first...

Korean-owned pharmacy robbed amid surge in drugstore thefts

  With robberies on the rise across Los Angeles, a Korean American-owned pharmacy in Koreatown was recently robbed. The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) confirmed that...

Dr. Jung-Ah Lee of the UC Irvine school of nursing, elected as president of AAPINA

Dr. Jung-Ah Lee has been elected as the next president of the Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association (AAPINA). The announcement came during AAPINA's...

South Korea ranks top 3 after China and India for producing PhDs in U.S.

  According to a recent data analysis, over 1,000 Koreans earn doctoral degrees in the United States each year. Specifically, South Korea ranks among top...

Young students to showcase talent in LA, marking 40th U.S. performance

  Student performers from South Korea will take stage at Hollywood High School. After the event, they will participate in the Global English Leadership Camp...

Prism Kru wins K-Pop Cover Dance Festival held in Buena Park

The Korean Cultural Center Los Angeles (KCCLA) held the U.S. finals for the 2023 K-Pop Cover Dance Festival at Source Mall in Buena Park...

Labor Day travel for Koreans doubles from last year amid surging demand

The Korean American travel industry is experiencing a remarkable surge in demand as the number of Koreans traveling for the Labor Day holiday increases. Korean...

Using pandemic as an opportunity, TikTok photography influencer David Suh

"Don't take photos for others, but to explore beauty of yourself." With having impressive 5.7 million followers across Instagram and TikTok, David Suh (29) made...