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Frank Shyong

Frank Shyong covers the San Gabriel Valley and other topics for the Los Angeles Times. He grew up south of Nashville, Tenn., and moved to Los Angeles in 2006 to study economics at UCLA. He speaks Mandarin Chinese and has reported for the Taipei Times, Entertainment Weekly and the Orange County Register.  
At a storied Chinatown bakery, four generations labor to learn lessons of family

80 years later, a Chinatown bakery survives and keeps a family together.

Chinatown's only hospital will reopen as an outpatient clinic

An outpatient clinic will replace the shuttered Pacific Alliance Medical Center, often called the French Hospital, marking the second time a group led by Chinese doctors has rescued the historic property from closure.

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