Interview: The Fall Of Saigon & The Rise Of An American Dream

Today, on April 30, 1975, the city of Saigon fell. After a violent and devastating battle, it was invaded by communist North Vietnamese troops, and the┬áVietnam War was lost. Just forty-eight hours before The Fall, a young family fled for their lives along with thousands of their countrymen. They were rushed aboard an America-bound cargo ship by U.S. Military service …

Houston Chronicle Photo by Tony Bullard 2013, Freelance Photographer

Houston Chronicle: Rescued From Saigon, Pham Family Gives Back To Men & Women In Uniform

A local hair salon is showing support for members of the military, veterans, police, firefighters and emergency medical technicians by offering free haircuts each Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in September.┬áThe Visage Salon and Day Spa, 11910 Louetta Road, represents the Pham family’s American dream, and they want to give something back to those who made it possible.