Filipino-American Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Janella sings HK Disneyland's anniversary theme songRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Salvador recalled celebrating her seventh birthday at the Hong Kong theme park 10 years ago when it had just opened. That's why the young actress is thrilled to have been chosen to represent the Filipino community for the 10th anniversary of Hong Kong Disneyland, theme song "Happily Ever After," which was launched on Tuesday.

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  2. Unique International College: Amarjit Khela to appeal against accreditation cancellationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | The Age

    The ACCC and NSW Fair Trading say the CEO of Unique International College pushed illiterate and disabled students to sign up for courses worth up to $25,000. A Sydney businessman accused of recruiting disabled, illiterate students from Aboriginal missions and putting them into tens of thousands of dollars worth of debt will appeal against the cancellation of his college's accreditation by the Australian Skills and Quality Authority.

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  3. Fil-Am inspired by Parisians' bravery amid deadly attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    CALIFORNIA A Filipino-American has related her ties with one of the victims of the deadly, horrific attacks that left over a hundred dead in Paris. Dawn Buholano Mabalon, a Filipino community leader and college professor from the San Francisco Bay Area, said the incident was very personal to her after Nohemi Gonzales, a Cal State University student, was among those killed in the attacks.

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  4. Embassy hosts forum on addressing violence against women and childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Weekend Balita

    As the world prepares to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women on November 25, Embassy personnel and members of the Filipino-American community gathered for a forum on a Campaign to End Violence Against Women . In his welcome remarks, Minister Patrick Chuasoto, ChargA d'Affaires of the Philippine Embassy, pointed out the importance of discussing the issue of VAW.

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  5. Washington Fil-Ams remember HaiyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Weekend Balita

    ... Inaugurated on 24 February 2014, the Philippine Humanitarian Coalition is composed of national and local Filipino-American community organizations that have undertaken the mission to assist in rebuilding lives and contributing to the restoration of ...

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  6. Acapella group Filharmonic has close ties to SpokaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Acapella group Filharmonic has close ties to Spokane SPOKANE, Wash. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1NRqC0f SPOKANE, Wash.

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  7. It's final: Parks officially included in Texas Legends rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    THE ROSTER IS SET! Our opening night roster is finalized! Check it out: https://t.co/4MOCeMwcO3 pic.twitter.com/0SBGzNpXaB Filipino-American player Bobby Ray Parks has made the final cut of the NBA D-League's Texas Legends. Parks, a former UAAP Most Valuable Player, will be joining the Legends for its opening night lineup.

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  8. Fil-Ams hold balut-eating festival in NJRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... on who can eat the most balut in the shortest possible time. The first ever balut eating contest at the Filipino-American Festival in Ridgefield, New Jersey challenged 10 contestants to eat 20 balut in the least possible time. "We used to eat a lot ...

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  9. Fil-Ams hold rockfest to build schools in PHRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Successful Filipinos in the east coast know how to party and when they do, they always think of their less privileged kababayans back home. The Filipino-American Amateur League in Connecticut or FALCONN holds an annual Rockfest for Charity event.

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  10. Pinoys in London remember 'Yolanda' with artRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    A special Remembrance Day service was held on November 8 to pay tribute to those who have died fighting for Britain, and also to commemorate the second anniversary of Super Typhoon Yolanda which hit the Philippines two years ago. The service, held at the Temple Church, was attended by members of the British public, staff from the Philippine embassy, as well as various Filipino community leaders and representatives.

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  11. Filipino 'comfort women' survivors call for justice at Manila rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Six Filipino victims of alleged Japanese military sexual abuse during World War II staged a rally Thursday in front of the Japanese Embassy over what they say is the continuing disregard by the leaders of the Philippines and Japan of their plight and cries for justice. The members of Lila Pilipina reiterated their demand for justice from the Japanese government ahead of the arrival of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation meetings in Manila next week.

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  12. San Bruno CA: Through My Father's Eyes: The Filipino American...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... daughter, Janet Alvarado after his death. This exhibition offers a rare view into the daily life of the Filipino-American community in the post-World War II era in the Bay Area. Through My Father's Eyes debuted at the Smithsonian Institution's ...

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  13. Cher Calvin returns to ABS-CBN with new TFC Balitang America segment, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | PRWeb

    Cher Calvin with ABS-CBN North America News Bureau Chief Paul Henson, Global COO Raffy Lopez, Managing Director Olivia De Jesus & Global Head of Theatricals & NA Head of Production John-D Lazatin With Cher's successful career on US mainstream TV, backed up by her true-blue ABS-CBN training, she reaches out to a whole new Filipino-American audience. Watch out! Cher is sure to give us great interviews with trend-leaders that are truly share-worthy! From one-on-one interviews of big personalities to action-packed adventure shows, the career of Cher Calvin as a journalist has spanned across the Philippines and in the U.S. The New York-born and raised daughter of Philippine leading man Roger Calvin, Cher was once a beauty queen.

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  14. Taste LolaRosa's Filipino Fusion: November pop-up at BedlamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | City Pages

    By now we've come to believe we have everything under the sun to eat in the Twin Cities. We have a real-deal ramen shop with a Japanese proprietor and chef, we have a best-in-class fried chicken and BBQ restaurant with a chef who was raised in Lexington, North Carolina, which many believe is the high and holy crucible of all things BBQ.

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  15. Fil-Am community reflects on 'Yolanda' effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... in Washington DC. "Shortly after super typhoon Haiyan struck in the Philippines in November 2013, the Filipino-American community heeded the call to action of the embassy and stepped up to assist in the recovery, rehabilitation, and rebuilding ...

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  16. Pinoys urged: Respect Bataan Death March markersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    The private organization maintaining the markers on the Bataan Death March route is calling on Filipinos to be more respectful of the markers and the history behind them. In a post on the website of Filipino-American Memorials , the group's second vice president Robert Hudson showed a photo of marker 67 in Hermosa, Bataan removed and cast aside in the dirt due to a road widening project of the Department of Public Works and Highways .

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  17. Developer on Major SoMa Project Agrees to Increase Affordable Units to 40 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | SF Appeal

    The developer of a major new housing development in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood that is set to come before the Board of Supervisors next week has agreed to make 40 percent of the units in the project affordable, city officials said today. The 5M project, which won unanimous approval from the Board of Supervisors' Land Use and Transportation Committee today, had previously included 33 percent affordable housing units.

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  18. Utah Pinay makes history after winning City Council electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Jewel Allen made the switch from political activist to politician last week. In a six-person race for three city council seats in Grantsville, Utah, Allen received the third-most support with 20 percent of the ballot.

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  19. Elderly woman nabbed for carrying bullets freedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... OFW who missed her flight after being apprehended for bullet possession; Santiago Penaflorida, a Filipino-American bound for Los Angeles; Milagrosa Cadiente, who admitted to bringing to an airport a bullet she considers as an amulet; and Gloria ...

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  20. 'Kinulob na itik' dish brings honor to PH embassy in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    The Philippines bagged two awards at the recently concluded 2015 Embassy Chef Challenge held in Ottawa, Canada. The Philippine Embassy was represented by Filipino-Canadian Jil Aranas.

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