Fil-Am News Photograph of Marc Anthony Nicolas with the hosts of The Talk on CBS – (L-R) Sheryl Underwood, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Aisha Tyler, and Julie Chen - is credited to CBS Photos.

Lifestyle Networks celebrates a successful first season of On Your Marc! »

Producer-turned-host Marc Anthony Nicolas has Hollywood abuzz Redwood City, Calif. (Jul. 25, 2014) – The first Filipino American Hollywood celebrity talk show, On Your Marc!, wraps up its first season…

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Vigan City makes Top 21 Finalists for New7Wonders Cities of the World »

Los Angeles, 10 July 2014 – Vigan, the Heritage City makes it to Top 21 Official finalist in the search for New 7 Wonders Cities of the World. Vigan is…

Jul 13 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
The Filharmonic (Photo from the group’s Facebook page)

Fil-Am group joins ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ »

By: Marjorie S. Duran Manila Bulletin Anna Kendrick’s hit American movie “Pitch Perfect” finally gets a sequel. Adding a bit of Filipino flavor to the proceedings, the film’s cast now…

Jul 9 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
Events

The Legacy of F/Pilipino Organizing & Today’s Challenges »

Start: October 18, 2014

End: October 18, 2014

Location: Carson Library, located at 151 West Carson Street in Carson, California

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On Saturday, October 18, 2014, the Los Angeles Chapter of the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) is inviting the…

Oct 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

FilAmFest Marking Milestone by Celebrating 10 Years »

Start: October 04, 2014

End: October 04, 2014

Location: Paradise Valley Road between Woodman Street and Gilmartin Road in San Diego.

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Saturday, October 4, 2014 8:00 am to 7:00 pm This upcoming October will mark a milestone for the Filipino American…

Aug 3 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Kita Tayo sa SIPA: Pagdiwang ng Pamilyang Pilipino »

Start: August 09, 2014

End: August 09, 2014

Location:

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[flagallery gid=4] Saturday, August 9, 2014 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm Search to Involve Pilipino Americans (SIPA) willl be hosting…

Jul 31 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Fiesta in America »

Start: October 16, 2014

End: October 17, 2014

Location: Meadowlands Exposition Center, 355 Plaza Drive, Secaucus, NJ 07094

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SATURDAY & SUNDAY, AUG. 16 & 17, 2014 IN SECAUCUS, NEW JERSEY at Meadowlands Exposition Center, 355 Plaza Drive, Secaucus,…

Jul 29 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
Blogs

Prayers, donations pour in for children of Jersey City couple killed in tornado »

American dad says his daughter offered her personal savings in the amount of $160. Photo by Ledy Almadin

By Cristina DC Pastor Americans and Filipinos alike are opening their hearts, and wallets, to three children who lost their parents July 24 when a tornado swept through a campsite in Cheriton, Virginia. The tornado hit a tree that toppled on the tent of sleeping…

Aug 3 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

How could you, K Brosas? »

Stand-up comic K Brosas. Photos by Yetbo Love Rita

By Cristina DC Pastor On Saturday July 19, I watched my first Filipino showbiz concert in America. Although the Apo, the Eraserheads, Sharon Cuneta and other big names from the Philippines have performed in the Tri-State in the past, I have never gone to any…

Jul 29 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Makilala TV celebrates milestone, looks forward to Year 2 with bigger shows »

Makilala TV hosts (from left) Rachelle Ocampo, Cristina DC Pastor, and Jen Furer. Flowers courtesy of Ivie Joy Florals.

By Cristina DC Pastor Makilala TV, the first Filipino American television talk show in New York, celebrated its one-year anniversary with a July 19 taping at its home studio at Queens Public Television (QPTV) in Flushing. The three hosts, Jen Furer, Rachelle Ocampo, and Cristina…

Jul 29 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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News from the Motherland President Benigno S. Aquino III receives a copy of the masterplan for the rehabilitation of areas hit by the world’s strongest typhoon to make landfall.

President Aquino welcomes submission of ‘Yolanda’ Comprehensive Rehabilitation and Recovery Plan

Source: Presidential Communications Operations Office(PCOO) President Benigno S. Aquino III welcomed the submission of the ‘Yolanda’ Comprehensive Rehabilitation and Recovery Plan (CRRP) by Secretary Panfilo Lacson, Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr. said on…

Aug 3 2014 / Read More »
Entertainment Toni Gonzaga knows the pulse of the audience so well

It’s the heart that matters

By: Jojo Panaligan Manila Bulletin Toni Gonzaga believes a factor called backstory is not about pandering to the audience but a reading of the Pinoy psyche Many think her wit, humor, talents and gift of gab…

Aug 3 2014 / Read More »
Sports MARK Anthony Barriga

Suarez, Barriga boost bids for Asiad berths

By: Nick Giongco Manila Times Gold medal prospects Charly Suarez and Mark Anthony Barriga strengthened their respective bids for spots in the Philippine team that will compete in the 17th Asian Games in Incheon following the…

Aug 3 2014 / Read More »
Business KIM HENARES

BIR won’t initiate cigarette floor price bill

By: Chino Leyco Manila Bulletin The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) is not inclined to initiate a legislation that will set a minimum floor price on cigarettes, the government’s chief tax collector said yesterday. BIR Commissioner…

Aug 3 2014 / Read More »
Philippine Consulate Photo above shows (2nd frm L) WCOPA Director Gerardo Mercado, (4th frm L-R) Consul General Leo
Herrera-Lim and Mr. Jed Madela.

PHL World of Champions Performing Arts pays courtesy call on Consul General Herrera-Lim

Los Angeles, 23 July 2014 – World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA) Philippines’ National Director Gerardo Mercado accompanied by Mr. Jed Madela paid a courtesy call on Consul General Leo Herrera-Lim on 16 July 2014. Mr.…

Jul 29 2014 / Read More »
Immigration Atty. Reuben Seguritan

Employment-based Priority Dates Continue to Advance

By Reuben S. Seguritan The August 2014 Visa Bulletin shows that the Philippine employment-based third preference (EB-3) cut-off date will jump by seventeen weeks from January 1, 2009 to June 1, 2010. China will advance by…

Jul 24 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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