Dominic Lim

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21 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Bowling fun for special kids

SPECIAL students from SMK Pendidikan Khas Persekutuan Pulau Pinang enjoyed a friendly bowling game with WA Isports, a non-profit organisation from Bunbury, Australia.

Dr Lim (black suit) and Dr Anthony (baju kurung) posing with WA Isports members from Australia at Penang Bowl, Lebuh Farquhar in Penang.— Photos: GEORGE CHEAH/The Star
21 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Youth and retiree recognised for selfless deeds

THE contributions of two selfless people were recognised by the Penang Council of Datuk-Datuk during its Patrons’ Night.

Yang Di-Pertua Negri Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas (centre) handing the Outstanding Youth award to Hui Li during Patrons’ Night.
12 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Jitters for Miami Green residents

THE Penang Island City Council’s (MBPP) cannot assure that safety would not be compromised by the development of a mixed development project behind Miami Green Resort Condominium in Batu Ferringhi, said Miami Green Resort Condominium management corporation vice-chairman Gerhard Leschke.

(From left, back row) Leng, Aziz Noor, committee member Jack and Leschke at the press conference at the MSOGO Co. Workspace in Prangin Mall, Penang.
11 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Deaf entrepreneurs refuse to allow their condition hinder their aspirations

THE Penang Deaf Association’s (PDA) charity jumble sale returned for the sixth consecutive year to raise funds by selling donated goods ranging from clothes, food and even beauty products.

Mohd Yunus (second right) showing some of the wedding gowns which he donated to raise funds at the charity jumble sale.
10 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Home rewards its bright sparks

THE St Nicholas Home awarded seven of its blind and visually impaired (BVI) trainees who achieved outstanding results in the 2017 STPM and SPM examinations with respective scholarships of RM500 and RM300.

Dr Sharom congratulating a BVI trainee at St Nicholas Home in Jalan Bagan Jermal, George Town.
26 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Torch run to herald multi-sport event

THE Asia Pacific Master Games (APMG) Torch Run will kick off this Saturday, covering a journey of 3,908km all over Malaysia.

(From left) Yew, Farizan and Chong Eng showing the torch for the run. With them is APMG mascot CUN.
22 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Teens bake their way to scholarship

GEORGE TOWN: Two months of practice and trays of burnt tau sar pneah later, a baking duo from the Penang Chinese Girls’ Private High School have earned a full scholarship worth as much as RM40,000 to study any hospitality course at KDU Penang University College.

Sweet victory:Ling Hui and Neesha holding their trophies and mock cheque at KDU Penang University College, George Town.
21 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Enthralled by sweet harmonica music

AN ensemble performance by SMJK Heng Ee Harmonica Band left its listeners spellbound at Dewan Sri Pinang.

SMJK Heng Ee Harmonica Band performing at Dewan Sri Pinang, George Town, Penang.
19 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Mandarin orange logo just for Hokkiens in Datuk Keramat

GEORGE TOWN: Instead of just the Barisan Nasional “dacing” emblem, a Gerakan politician has picked a logo that appeals to the local Hokkien population in the Datuk Keramat constituency.

17 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Tucking in for a good cause

DROVES of hungry visitors visited the Eden Handicap Service Centre’s 2018 charity food fair to feast on a selection of home-cooked food and hawker fare offered at 100 different stalls.

Goh (fourth left) and other committee members volunteering at Eden Handicap Service Centre’s 2018 charity food fair at the Han Chiang Indoor Stadium in George Town.