Filipino-American Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Davao City mayor calls for vigilance on Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Sun-Star

    DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio encouraged Dabawenyos to be vigilant and to always fight for anything that "imprisons" them during her 119th Independence Day message Monday, June 12. She added that the gift of liberty is a gift by our forefathers which will likewise be a heritage we can pass on to our children. Duterte-Carpio said that Independence Day is an occasion to pay tribute to the heroic deeds of brave Filipino men and women who fought for the country's sovereignty and "that it is but a reminder that we all share in the accountability of preserving of freedom and peace for our nation."


  2. Anthony Bourdain has anointed this Filipino street food dish as 'the one'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Mashable

    ... years later than expected . The celebrity chef's predictions come after Bad Saint - a restaurant run by Filipino-American chef Tom Cunanan - was named second in Bon ApA tit 's ranking of America's Best New Restaurants in 2016. Bourdain - who's ...


  3. Through prayer, kin of abducted Filipino priest seek end to Marawi nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Asian Correspondent

    Teresito "Chito" Suganob can do at this point as they continue the long wait for news of his capture amid fighting in Marawi, the Philippine city that's now become synonymous with Islamic State terrorism. It's been nearly three weeks but Chito and several other captives remain in the clutsches of the IS-inspired Maute group who are holding them as human shields until the Philippine government agrees to withdraw its troops.


  4. Dara attends PH Independence Day celebration in SeoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    Singer and actress Dara, former member of K-pop girl group 2NE1, attended the 119th Philippine Independence Day and Migrant Workers Day celebration in Seoul, South Korea. Philippine Ambassador to Korea Raul Hernandez led the twin celebration called "Bayanihan sa Korea 2017" held June 11 at Banpo Park in Seoul together with embassy officials.


  5. Doctors offer tips for healthy aging at expoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 |

    Holy Name Medical Center doctors are offering free health tips for Filipino Americans on how to live long, healthy lives. Doctors give advice on a long and health life, with a Filipino twist Holy Name Medical Center doctors are offering free health tips for Filipino Americans on how to live long, healthy lives.


  6. Heritage museum part of Megaworld projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Sun-Star

    ... Hizon. Hizon was a Kapampangan revolutionary general who fought for Spanish independence and latter in the Filipino-American war. Lozano said that they are also in talks on how to retrieve one of the historic steam locomotive of the Pampanga Sugar ...


  7. Protesters rally vs Martial LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | The Philipine Reporter

    The May 23, 2017 declaration of Martial Law in Mindanao by President Rodrigo Duterte, alongside his declaration of the suspension of the privilege of writ of habeas corpus, have successfully mobilized a united protest among various sectors of the Filipino community in Toronto. The suspension of the writ of habeas corpus, as survivors of Ferdinand Marcos's martiual law know, effectively authorizes the military to dispense with warrants of arrest, and immediately arrest and detain anyone on the simple suspicion of rebellion.


  8. Kristeel Marie Toral is 2017 Miss Maria ClaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | The Philipine Reporter

    Rose Cruz KR Inc President. Officers and members of the Kababihang Rizalista and the Order of the Knights of Rizal and officers and members of the various Filipino community associations in Ontario are expected to attend the coronation.


  9. Three extraordinary women expatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    ... And for every Filipino, needing assurance and hope during these times of despair and anxiety. A Cuban-born Filipino-American, Jessie's life has indeed been, as aptly captured in the title, one of curiosity, love, and adventure. She had travelled ...


  10. ArthouseRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... English subtitles. (2016, Hong Kong/Japan, Philippines, U.K., Macao, 1:35) Jessie Lichauco, a Cuban-born Filipino-American, left the U.S. in the 1930s for the Philippines, where she experienced a lifetime of love, war and discovery. In Tagalog with ...


  11. Fil-Am woman named as one of Houston's '50 Most Influential'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | ABS-CBN News

    HOUSTON, Texas A Filipino-American woman was the only Filipino to make it to the list of Houston's 50 Most Influential Women of 2016 by the Houston Woman Magazine. Among those selected was Fil-Am Carla Kuaiwa, currently the director of hospital operations, community relations, community benefits and volunteer programs for Memorial Hermann Health System.


  12. June 8 Vallejo A&E Source: Pioneer Fil-Am comic back in VallejoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... - plus a DVD, “The Comedy of Rex Navarette.” Since he started, “there are a lot more Filipino-American comedians,” Navarette said. “Maybe too many of us fighting for same venues, same audiences.” ...


  13. Where do we go from here? Chefs weigh in on Portland's cultural appropriation debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 |

    ... the community coordinator at the Portland Mercado about their thoughts and experiences. Carlo Lamagna is a Filipino-American chef who came to Portland from Chicago and took over the kitchen at downtown Portland's Clyde Common. Later this year, he ...


  14. Outgoing Mayor, Alderman Hilary McClintock, says serving the people...Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2017 | Derry Today

    The outgoing Mayor of Derry and Strabane, Alderman Hilary McClintock, spoke of the tremendous honour of acting as the representative and servant of the people of the entire council district over the past year. Reflecting on her busy year in office, Alderman McClintock, shared some of the highlights with fellow members during the AGM, and said it had been a privilege to act as first citizen.


  15. 3 groups push for federalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Sun-Star

    Datu Abubacar Gunang of the National Muslim Commission in Central Visayas said that federalism will not only solve bickering over differences, but will also lessen terror attacks. "It will help minimize, if not stop, terrorism because it will allow each region to deliberately express their identities.


  16. Gary V World Tour 2017 hits Pechanga Resort & Casino Theater on June 3 All tickets are now sold outRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Weekend Balita

    ... and entertainment , Pechanga Resort & Casino wish to provide the ultimate experience especially, to Filipino-American patrons. Thus, Gary V, with 31 years of solid international exposure in the field of singing and dancing will 'wow' the crowd in ...


  17. Terror attacks strike heart of London; 6 people killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Armed police stand over what is believed to be a suspect shot at the scene of a terror attack outside Borough Market A BBC reporter who was on the bridge at the time said the van was driving around 50 miles per hour. "He came down the stairs and went to the bar", Dee, 26, who was visibly in shock and declined to give her last name, told AFP .


  18. DFA still confirming if Filipinos among London attack victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Foreign Affairs is still confirming whether there are any Filipino victims in the England terrorist attack during the weekend that claimed at least seven lives. "Our Embassy is closely monitoring the situation and is in touch with the Filipino community in the area to ascertain whether any Filipino is among the casualties," the DFA in a statement on Sunday said.


  19. DFA closely monitoring the London - terrorist' incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    The Department of Foreign Affairs said its embassy in the United Kingdom is currently in touch with the Filipino community in central London to ascertain whether any Filipino is among the casualties in the terrorist incident in the British capital Sunday morning Manila time. The DFA said that the Philippine Embassy in London is closely monitoring the situation but that so far no information is available on the identities and nationalities of the casualties.


  20. Filipino American Ben Gonio cast as lead in ArtsWest's "Sweeney Todd"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    On June 1, ArtsWest will feature its production of "Sweeney Todd", but the production will not just be the classic "Sweeney Todd" that everyone knows, says actor Ben Gonio, who is casted as the play's lead. Gonio tries to avoid getting too political, but states that such exploration of power, control, class structure, and empathy will inevitably cause audiences to draw inferences to modern day issues.