Questions were raised by the public about missing ceramics and other artefacts at the Bujang Valley archeological site in Kedah during a 'Penang Story' talk yesterday evening. This is serious as the Bujang Valley is a national treasure. As one...
The century-old family cemetery of Penang's first 'Kapitan Cina' Koh Lay Huan in Batu Lanchang has been dug up to make way for a property development project in a move that has alarmed heritage enthusiasts. http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649 The plot is behind...
Go here to watch Fahmi Reza's outstanding film on the 1947 hartal - the winner of the 2007 Freedom Film Festival. It's worth the watch.
For a long time, Bukit Mertajam was one of those places where time seemed to stand still and memories frozen in the past could be savoured in the present. Tang Loon Kong took a stroll down memory...
Why rush to the top of Penang Hill, when the ride up in the slow ol' wooden train was itself a priceless multi-sensational experience. A ride up Penang in the 1960s by tunglang The old, steady and trusty way up to the...