Tags : Bow On Tong

‘Last man in Chinatown’ bids farewell to Lethbridge legacy

Albert Leong spent almost all of his 80 years of life living at the Bow on Tong in Lethbridge’s Chinatown.  That was up until 2013, when he had to move out temporarily while his property underwent restoration as a historic site. Leong, known amongst the Chinese community as the ‘Last (Chinese) man in Chinatown’, says […]Read More

Galt Museum CEO gives insight into Lethbridge’s Asian History

May is Asian Heritage month.  It is an opportunity for all Canadians to learn more about the achievements and contributions of Canadians of Asian descent who, throughout our history have done so much to make Canada the country it is today.  Darrin Martens who is the CEO and Executive Director of the Galt Museum and […]Read More