Filipino-American Newswire (Page 9)

Filipino-American Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Filipino-American. (Page 9)

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  1. NBA: OKC's Steven Adams in ManilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    OKC Thunder center Steven Adams is in Manila to attend the NBA 3X festivities alongside former NBA coach Reggie Theus and the Laker Girls that will be held at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall from July 22-23. the 12th overall pick of the 2013 NBA draft by the Thunder earned his stripes and was recently rewarded with a new contract worth $100 Million for four years.

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  2. Neepawa responds to racist graffiti with town's largest-ever potluckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | CBC News

    The welcome sign in Neepawa, Man., was painted with a racial slur, blurred by CBC News, over the Canada Day long weekend. After racist graffiti turned up earlier this month in Neepawa, Man., residents in the small town are coming together to fight hate with a big potluck dinner.

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  3. New Dating App, Filipina, Will Match Western Men with Single Filipino WomenRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | PRWeb

    An app especially for western men looking for ladies from the Philippines is now available to download and use for free on the App Store. Filipina has been designed to match men and Filipino women over 18, whether they are looking for love, companionship or something more long-term.

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  4. Fun night at 'Super Pop' concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    Seven K-pop idols including Filipino-American Kriesha Chu performed together at the "Super Pop Concert Music Festival 2017 Mission I" held recently at the SM Mall of Asia Arena. B1A4, BTOB, B.A.P, VIXX, B.I.G and Pentagon performing at the concert B.A.P, B1A4, BTOB, VIXX, Pentagon, B.I.G and Chu elicited cheers and screams from fans as they performed at the two-and-a-half hour concert also aimed at spreading the word on the partnership between Kirin and PDP-Laban in building more drug rehabilitation and renewal centers in the Philippines.

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  5. Black homeowners struggle in housing marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Finance and Commerce

    ... Francisco, the child of a Filipino father and an African-American mother. He and his wife, Buena, who is Filipino-American, must now sell their own home of two decades to pay off a debt that stemmed from a "pick-a-payment" loan with World Savings ...

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  6. Farmed oysters are unloaded in Bluff after being pulled from the water.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Southland Times

    OPINION: Sometimes it's useful to remember we can only control so much - and that we are often judged on how we react to what the world throws at us. But I'm definitely from the glass half-full mould and approach every issue with one idea in mind: How do we get a better result for Southland? A few people have looked at this as a purely tourism-focused project but while there will be an upside for visitors to the area, the over-riding benefit will be one of road safety for all users.

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  7. Female rebel, firearms apprehended in Abra firefightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Sun-Star

    A FEMALE rebel and several high caliber firearms were seized by authorities following an almost one hour firefight between troops and members of communist guerillas at Sitio Tinalban, Kilong-olao village, Boliney, Abra. The rebel was identified as Alyas Joana, who is member of New People's Army's Kilusang Larangang Guerilla North led by Alyas Payas.

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  8. First Filipino-American judge appointed in Contra Costa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Inside Bay Area

    Benjamin Reyes, Union City and Pinole's city attorney, has been appointed to serve as a Contra Costa County Superior Court judge - the county's first Filipino American in that role. Gov. Jerry Brown chose Reyes to fill the vacancy left by retiring Judge Thomas M. Maddock.

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  9. Filipino Cuisine Continues to Grow in Los Angeles, and More A.M. IntelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Eater

    LAist has a retrospective on Filipino food culture in LA, followed by a tight set of restaurants and eateries that feature homestyle cooking in town. It's a nice look at one of LA's most unsung cuisines and ethnic enclaves, with light shed on places like Point-Point Joint in East Hollywood to L.A. Rose, a longtime standby for those in the local Filipino community.

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  10. Halo-Halo: Calling All Filipino Food FoodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | World News Report

    JERSEY CITY, N.J., USA, July 5, 2017 / EINPresswire.com / -- Curious about kinilaw? Want to show off your sisig? Have a hankering for halo-halo? If so, the FilStop Filipino Food Blog wants to feed your interest. For decades, Filipino food store FilStop has been providing a taste of home to the Filipino community in and around Jersey City, New Jersey, and since the advent of its online shopping site, to customers around the globe.

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  11. The Filipino dish you'll be craving soon45 minutes | DiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    ... population - more than 17 percent or nearly 5,000 of the residents of Bergenfield, aka Little Manila, are Filipino-American. (Filipinos are the third largest Asian group in New Jersey, after Indian and Chinese). As a happy result there are a slew of ...

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  12. A Yankee doodle dandy .. 104 times overRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | The Daily Commercial

    The Fourth of July is more than fireworks and picnics for U.S. Army veteran Dominador “Danny” Vigilia.

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  13. Balweg: Fangasan, Morgan bring out historical highlights on Fil-Am Friendship DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Sun-Star

    A SIZABLE gathering of Baguio people converged at the Baguio Rizal park Tuesday July 4, to celebrate Filipino-American Friendship Day, thanks to the efforts of the major elderly organizations FBASECA, PGREA, BARP, and Philippine Veterans CAR Indomitable "Nars" Padilla effectively banded these nongovernment organizations together with the active participation of the BCNHS band members and various dance and singing outfits. What caught my attention to the Part II of the scheduled program were two of the speakers, namely, Elizabeth Fangasan of the Department of Social Welfare and Development Office and denominational missionary Pastor Morgan.

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  14. Palmes-Dennis: FACC holds Silent Walk For Marawi CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Sun-Star

    LAST Saturday, July 1, more than 20 members of the Filipino-American Community of the Carolinas Inc. joined in a Silent Walk For Marawi City that covered three miles back and forth. The participants gathered at the greenway of the Asian Library at Baxter Street at downtown Charlotte for the walk.

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  15. Fil-Am lawyer: Support government's war on terror in MarawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Sun-Star

    A visiting United States-based Filipino-American lawyer called on all Filipinos to support the government's war on terror, warning that if left unchecked, the tentacles of terrorism will engulf the entire Asia-Pacific region. Lawyer Arnedo Valera, executive director of the Migrant Heritage Commission based in Washington, DC, on Friday, June 30, said all Filipinos - both Christians and Muslims - must give their unconditional support to President Rodrigo Duterte's all-out war against the Maute terror group that has been laying siege to Marawi City for more than a month now.

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  16. Celebrate 4th of July at PusoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Sun-Star

    ON Tuesday, July 4, there will be a grand all-American fete at the Puso Bistro & Bar to celebrate the Filipino-American friendship day. An extensive selection of one's Western favorites from hearty meats to delicious sweets will be the highlight for both lunch and dinner buffet.

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  17. Outstanding Filipinos in Qatar honouredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Peninsula

    Nearly 19,000 people have attended the grand Philippine Independence Day Celebrations capped by the first-ever awards ceremony honouring outstanding overseas Filipinos in Qatar. The three-day celebrations, considered the biggest annual gathering of Filipinos here, saw a successful conclusion on Tuesday night with the AFJQ Gawad Parangal para sa Natatanging Overseas Pinoy awards.

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  18. Obesity in our midstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Sun-Star

    IT would be great if you knew already of this statistic. However, if you did not, you will benefit in knowing it today and doing something about the likelihood of Filipino men and women toward obesity.

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  19. Arayat beauty crowned Miss Global PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Sun-Star

    PAMPANGA. Mary Ann Mungcal of Arayat town leads her court in blowing kisses to the crowd after she was crowned Miss Global Philippines 2017 on Saturday at Newport Performing Arts Theater, Resorts World Manila.

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  20. Filipino watch group starts up with the help of the Bear Clan PatrolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | CBC News

    Leila Castro, left, who started 204 Neighbourhood Watch, says she learned a lot out with the Bear Clan Patrol. A new neighbourhood watch group made up of the city's Filipino community says they've been inspired by the Bear Clan Patrol and they're set to hit the streets of Winnipeg.

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