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Lion Rock News: HK’s on Holiday!

HK’s On Holiday! Tourists flocking to the SAR this week were disappointed to discover that the city was closed ‘for vacation’. Those arriving at the airport were encouraged to ‘go … Continue reading

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impactHK: Event 5 Announcement!

Hello everyone! I’m excited to announce that we will be hosting another JUNK BOAT FUNDRAISER PARTY to help those living in caged homes!  And especially today, on my birthday!!!  I … Continue reading

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impactHK: Event 5 Announcement!

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Hello everyone! I’m excited to announce that we will be hosting another JUNK BOAT FUNDRAISER PARTY to help those living in caged homes!  And…

August 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

myHK: Feelings Smeelings!

Good day everyone, As many of you know, I’m a primary school teacher here in Hong Kong at a local public school.  I’ve actually been at my current school for … Continue reading

July 16, 2014 · 3 Comments

Lion Rock News: HK’s Intangible Cultural Heritage

Following the release of a list of 480 items embodying Hong Kong’s intangible cultural heritage last month, criticisms have emerged over the omission of some seemingly obvious cultural phenomena: such … Continue reading

July 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

impactHK: Event 4 Recap

    This past Tuesday night, we had 38 volunteers go to Nam Cheong to hand out bags for the homeless! Event 4 was a bit different from our previous … Continue reading

July 12, 2014 · 4 Comments

QQQQQ: Meet the Comedian!

  Hi.  I always suck at writing these for myself.  When people want to interview me, why do I have to do all the work?  I’m Michael Dorsher, and I’m … Continue reading

July 11, 2014 · 3 Comments

streetSNAP: Hidden in Hong Kong Park

How many times have you been to the Hong Kong Park? I’ve certainly been there more than a dozen times and each time I go I find something interesting to … Continue reading

July 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

myHK: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly! HONG KONG EDITION!

Alrighty folks! Let’s play!!  Let’s hear your best examples of the good, the bad and the ugly in Hong Kong! Here are mine! The Good For this nomination, I had … Continue reading

July 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

by JAR: Country Heather

  Looking for a simple way to alter your extra large white floor to ceiling wardrobe? How about painting a geometric shape on 3/4 of the doors like the Country … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · 2 Comments

Lion Rock News: The SHOCKING TRUTH About Chicken Feet!

Perhaps you’ve been there: gone to dim sum with a local, maybe in your first months in Hong Kong. Enjoyed the delights of Cantonese cuisine served in bite-sized portions. Left … Continue reading

July 7, 2014 · 4 Comments

impactHK: Event 4 is 3 days away!!

  Hey everybody! We are so close to event 4!! And it’s shaping up very nicely!! We have had a lot of interest from young and old, plus we have … Continue reading

July 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

QQQQQ: Meet the Instagrammer!

  My name is Stephen Wong.  I was born in Hong Kong and spent my early years here before my family immigrated to Canada when I was a teenager.  I … Continue reading

July 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

streetSNAP: Phuket in Black and White

Tomorrow is my last day in Phuket. I’ve been here 3 weeks now and can’t believe how fast the time has flown. However, I do believe that I have explored … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

myHK: Woke Up Feeling Guilty…

  Morning folks! Yes, as the title says, I woke up this morning feeling quite guilty… Not because I’m exhausted from watching both full football matches last night, (with both … Continue reading

July 2, 2014 · 2 Comments

Lion Rock News: Cockroaches Complain About HK Apartment Sizes

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The Union of Cockroaches has today launched a formal complaint to the government about ‘the cramped conditions we are forced to live and work…

June 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

QQQQQ: Meet the Football Star!

  Hi, I’m Eric and I’m a football player with the Hong Kong Dragons Football Club.   Hi Eric.  Thanks for doing this interview with me!  What’s your favorite sport? … Continue reading

June 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

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