|Dragon dance, Chinese New Year parade, Hong Kong 2014. Communities across Asia are coming together to welcome the Year of the Fire Monkey 2016 (Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty).|
|No, I'm actually excited about this year. Can you imagine all the bananas to eat?|
|My own year, huh? Well, I'm busy and wet.|
|I'm on fire. I'll take this year. Banana?|
Take Two's A Martinez spoke with two young Asian-Americans -- Joz Wang, CEO of the culture site Eight-Asians.com and Tom Xia, a filmmaker based in Arcadia, to find out how their traditions are changing. More+AUDIO
|Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations are going on all over Asia (Larissa Lingad).|
|Revelers do a Lion Dance during the annual Chinese New Year parade in Manhattan’s Chinatown, New York City, Feb. 22, 2015 (Bryan Thomas/Getty Images).|
- For the first time, New York schools close in honor of Lunar New Year Students at New York City public schools will not have school Monday [Feb. 8th] for the Lunar New Year. This is the first time public schools will be closed to honor the holiday that is celebrated by several Asian communities.
- New York City Public Schools To Close On Lunar New Year (CBS) Jun 23, 2015 ...Lunar New Year Becomes Official Holiday On NYC School Calendar ... honoring the extraordinary diversity of our students,” said Schools Chancellor ... Jersey school districts in closing its public schools on Lunar New Year.
- Reminder: All NYC Schools are Closed Monday, Feb. 8th in honor of Lunar New Year...Posted on February 7, 2016. This entry was posted in General News.
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|Monks pray near list of patients by collapsed building, Tainan, Taiwan (Lam Yik Fei/Getty).|