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Fil-Am group joins ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ »

By: Marjorie S. Duran Manila Bulletin The Filharmonic (Photo from the group’s Facebook page) Anna Kendrick’s hit American movie “Pitch Perfect” finally gets a sequel. Adding a bit of Filipino flavor to the…

Jul 9 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
Ismael ‘TehIster’ Ramos (anipiano2014.com)

Fil-Ams perform against bullying »

By: Pau Aguilera Manila Bulletin Ismael ‘TehIster’ Ramos (anipiano2014.com) Filipino-American musicians and YouTube artists converged at an anti-bullying concert in Los Angeles, California today. This year’s “AniPiano” at Club Nokia will help fund Jade…

Jul 3 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
PINOY GOLF TOURNEY FOR A CAUSE: Celebrating victory at the 3rd Bayanihan Cup are Ricky “Kadok” Tejada, Ed Salaguban (PAGA President), Johnny Francisco, Rudy Paez (Hampas Lupa President) and members. The tournament raised funds for a medical patient under the care of ABS-CBN Foundation International's Bantay Bata Program. (Joseph Bornilla)

ABS-CBN Foundation International, Phil-Am Golf Association & Mango Tours partner for 3rd Bayanihan Cup to benefit Bantay Bata »

Golf tournament with a cause raises $8k to assist medical patient under Bantay Bata in the Philippines PINOY GOLF TOURNEY FOR A CAUSE: Celebrating victory at the 3rd Bayanihan Cup are…

Jul 2 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
Events

World-renowned UST Singers Returns to the Bay Area »

UST Singers Photo

[ July 30, 2014 7:30 pm to August 2, 2014 7:30 pm. ] The two-time Choir of the World winner,…

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Award-Winning Jazz Vocalist Mon David Headlines an Evening of Filipino Pop, Jazz, Choral and Rock Music at the Ford »

Harana 3 AJ PRESS DING CARREON

[ August 17, 2014; 1:00 pm; ] On August 17 at the lovely Ford Amphitheatre in Hollywood, an exciting blend…

Jul 8 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

“Mga Bokalista Ng Mga Banda Ng Dekada Nubenta” »

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[ August 1, 2014; 7:30 pm; ] THE PINOY BAND EVENT OF THE YEAR: ‘MGA BOKALISTA NG MGA BANDA NG…

Jul 6 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Philippine Chamber Singers – Los Angeles presents: I WIll Sing Forever »

IWillSingForever

[ August 16, 2014; 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] Saturday, August 16, 2014 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm Music Center's…

Jul 6 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Binibining Pilipinas USA Pageant »

Coronation Night is on July 19, 2014 and it will be held at the Centinela Valley Center for the Arts in Los Angeles, CA.

[ July 19, 2014; 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ] Saturday, July 19, 2014 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm Centinela Valley…

Jul 2 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Filipino TNTs say they’re no less courageous than Jose Antonio Vargas »

‘Life in hiding takes courage too.’

By:Cristina DC Pastor
thefilam.net
‘Life in hiding takes courage too.’
Two Filipinos who watched “Documented” on CNN saw themselves as being similar yet vastly different from its storyteller, Jose Antonio Vargas.
Like Vargas, both are living in the country with expired travel documents, and are currently out of status. Unlike Vargas, they remain safely hidden in the shadows protected [...]

Jul 9 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Friends remember Robert Martirez as karaoke fan; NYPD urges witnesses to come forward »

Robert Martirez’s favorite song in karaoke is Eric Clapton’s ‘Wonderful Tonight.’ Photo by Efren de Leon

By Cristina DC Pastor
thefilam.net
Robert Martirez’s favorite song in karaoke is Eric Clapton’s ‘Wonderful Tonight.’ Photo by Efren de Leon
Four days before he was killed in what appeared to be an unprovoked attack, Robert Martirez, 56, was chilling at a friend’s house and singing karaoke.
“Walang bisyo, he just loved to sing,” said a friend from Woodside, [...]

Jul 2 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Which Propaganda to Believe? »

Erick San Juan

By Erick San Juan
Erick San Juan
Veteran strategic analyst George Friedman of Stratfor wrote at the Businessmirror(6/29/14) about the US unfinished business in Ukraine and Iraq. He said that some of the international systems unfinished business has revealed itself. He believes that Ukraine’s fate is not yet settled. Neither is Russia’s relationship with the European peninsula. [...]

Jul 2 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Designer bag mom ventures into travel marketing »

Jessy Daing-Musbeh earned this brand new BMW after only six days!

Jessy Daing-Musbeh earned this brand new BMW after only six days!
By Cristina DC Pastor
Ever wondered what that “You Should Be Here” blue sign that is going viral all about? It’s all over social media and if you’re a friend of Jessy Daing-Musbeh, it’s all over her wall as well.
Jessy is the first to introduce this [...]

Jun 28 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Fukushima’s Plague »

Erick San Juan

By: Erick San Juan
Erick San Juan
President Benigno S. Aquino III went to Japan the other day to re-affirm a collective self-defense agreement between the Philippines and Japan in their territorial disputes with China. China’s leadership has metamorphosed from a sleeping dragon into a fire dragon behaving like a bully to cover its internal problem which [...]

Jun 27 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
Videos

UPLOADED: The Asian American Movement (Official Trailer) »

UPLOADED: The Asian American Movement (Official Trailer)

For more information or to Pre-order DVD's: http://uploadedtaam.com/…

May 22 2012 / No Comment / Read More »

American Idol Top 4 Review 05/09/2012 »

American Idol Top 4 Review 05/09/2012

My recap and commentary about the top 4 on season 11 of American Idol. California Dreamin, and Songs You Wish You Had Written were…

May 10 2012 / No Comment / Read More »

TV5′s Big Launch in the USA with “Wil Time Bigtime” »

TV5′s Big Launch in the USA with “Wil Time Bigtime”

"Wil Time Bigtime" on May 26, 2012 at Shrine Auditorium (Los Angeles) and June 2, 2012 at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium (San Francisco). For tickets,…

May 10 2012 / No Comment / Read More »
Headlines Sen. Ramon Revilla Jr. leaves the Sandiganbayan after attending a pretrial on his plunder case. Photo By Ruy Martinez

Bong wants Mar as witness

Source: Manila Times Sen. Ramon Revilla Jr. leaves the Sandiganbayan after attending a pretrial on his plunder case. Photo By Ruy Martinez The Office of the Ombudsman (OMB) has dismissed Cagayan State University (CSU) President Roger Perez for…

Jul 10 2014 / Read More »
Senator Pia Cayetano

Cayetano wants ‘moral character’ included in selection of national artist

Source: Manila Times Senator Pia Cayetano Senator Pia Cayetano felt it is high time to revisit the rules of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) to possibly include moral character as among considerations in the…

Jul 9 2014 / Read More »
Entertainment Iñigo and Piolo Pascual (Instagram)

Piolo, son share first on screen moment

By: Jecelyn V. Macahindog Manila Bulletin Iñigo and Piolo Pascual (Instagram) Piolo Pascual and his son Iñigo are currently making waves on YouTube, with the latter posting on Friday a video of them together for the first time. The vlog,…

Jul 10 2014 / Read More »
Kris Aquino (Screengrab)

Kris says a little prayer for PNoy

By: Pau Aguilera Manila Bulletin Kris Aquino (Screengrab) Kris Aquino had a lot to pray for during her first visit to the Macau Cathedral recently, chief among them her brother, President Noynoy Aquino. “Siya talaga ang ipinagdasal ko kasi, in…

Jul 9 2014 / Read More »
Sports San Mig Coffee coach Tim Cone, the winningest mentor in PBA history.

PBA: San Mig completes grand slam

Source: Manila Times San Mig Coffee coach Tim Cone, the winningest mentor in PBA history. San Mig Coffee completed a grand slam with a 92-89 win over Rain or Shine in a do-or-die Game 5 of the 39th…

Jul 10 2014 / Read More »
Brian Viloria

Viloria faces Zuniga on July 19

Brian Viloria FORMER unified flyweight champion Filipino-American Brian Viloria (33-4 win-loss record with 19 knockouts) will fight Mexican Jose Alfredo Zuñiga (11-5-1 with five knockouts) on July 19, at the Cotai Arena in Venetian Hotel in Macau,…

Jul 9 2014 / Read More »
Business ContinentalTemic

Continental Temic makes PH its Asian hub for new auto parts

Source: Manila Bulletin German-owned Continental Temic Electronics (PhilS.) Inc. will manufacture additional new automotive sensor products at its plant in Calamba, Laguna creating 1,500 jobs and making the Philippines its export production hub for the Asian market. Bernhard…

Jul 10 2014 / Read More »
STRATEGIC ALLIANCES — Two industry giants have recently forged a partnership to revolutionize e-Reading in the Philippines: Leading publisher Summit Media and mobile leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) have joined forces to offer e-Books and e-Magazines via the former’s Buqo app using only the subscribers’ cellphone load. In photo are (from left) Hand Interactive General Manager Chad Rosario, Summit Media President Lisa Gokongwei-Cheng, Smart Innovation and Product Development (IPD) Group Head Mellissa Limcaoco, and Smart IPD Senior Manager Blue de Venecia.

Smart, Summit Media alliance seen to revolutionize digital content landscape

Source: Manila Bulletin Two industry leaders recently came together to forge a strategic alliance that will revolutionize the e-Book and e-Magazine landscape in the Philippines. Philippine mobile leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) announced that it has signed an…

Jul 9 2014 / Read More »
Philippine Consulate Photo above shows (L-R) Deputy Consul General Imelda Panolong, Consul General Leo Herrera-Lim, Sculptor & Painter Toym Imao and Edgardo Lim with the background mural made by Toym.

Toym Imao – sculptor and painter pays courtesy call on Consul General Herrera-Lim

Photo above shows (L-R) Deputy Consul General Imelda Panolong, Consul General Leo Herrera-Lim, Sculptor & Painter Toym Imao and Edgardo Lim with the background mural made by Toym. Los Angeles, 03 July May 2014 – PHL Sculptor…

Jul 8 2014 / Read More »
Immigration Atty. Reuben Seguritan

What You Need to Know Before Renewing DACA

By Reuben S. Seguritan Atty. Reuben Seguritan Young immigrants whose two-year deferred action under President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is about to expire are reminded to submit their renewal applications. The USCIS recently released…

Jun 20 2014 / Read More »
Malacanang Press Office mmda

Government prepared to handle transport strike

Presidential Spokesman Edwin Lacierda said in the press conference on Thursday that the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has prepared counter measures to help the public in case of a trasnport strike. He said the government’s…

Sep 15 2011 / Read More »

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