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On Aljur -Kylie controversy – a relationship that has gone awry

The Manila Times 23 Oct 2021
"The Fabulous Filipino Brothers," is the debut directorial job of Filipino-American actor, writer, producer and poet Dante Basco ... He is hoping that his fellow Pinoys will like the story of The Fabulous Filipino Brothers. "I made the film for the world but I also made it for us, Filipinos.
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Fil-Am techpreneurs shine in Silicon Slopes Summit in Utah

Manila Bulletin 23 Oct 2021
Tech entrepreneurs (techpreneurs) of Filipino heritage made waves in the Silicon Slopes Summit held on October 14 to 15, 2021, in Utah ... Consul Vanessa Bago-Llona, who represented the Consulate General, also met Hunter Sebresos, a Utah-based Filipino-American owner of startup Bacon.work.
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Edinburg to Host Filipino Festival

Texas Border Business 22 Oct 2021
October is Filipino American history month and to celebrate, the City of Edinburg is hosting its 7th Annual Filipino Festival at the Edinburg City Hall Courtyard on October 24th starting at 5 pm. The City of Edinburg, ANAK, and the Philippine-American Chamber of Commerce-RGV ...
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Community leaders celebrate Filipino culture, history

The Signal 22 Oct 2021
Inside the community center, more than 100 Filipino-American SCV residents sat with friends and families to listen to Fil-Am’s presentation on Filipino-American history — both national and local history. “We have a long history of Filipinos and Americans working together — ...
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Fil-Am Gabi Bade shines in Cyprus women’s basketball league

The Philadelphia Inquirer 22 Oct 2021
The Filipino-American forward scored more than half of her team's offense as she finished with 28 points and 16 rebounds.
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How a PWC alumna and former journalist becomes Hawaii senator

Sun Star 22 Oct 2021
So because it was honed into our hearts and minds at an early age, giving back and serving others just came to me naturally,” said Misalucha, who was also among the top Ten Women Volunteers in Hawaii in 2011 and one of the 100 Most Influential Filipino Americans in 2020.
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How we raised P500k to help children learn how to read

The Philadelphia Inquirer 22 Oct 2021
Their vision is to empower every Filipino child to read. As Marian Wright Edelman, an American activist for children's rights, once said, ...
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‘Project Runway’ Contestant Meg Ferguson Quits After Confrontation With 2 Nonwhite Designers

The Wrap 22 Oct 2021
Project Runway” contestant Meg Ferguson has pulled out of Bravo’s afashion competition show following an explosive race-related confrontation with fellow designers ... to design a streetwear look ... This inspired Filipino-American contestant Kenneth Barlis to seek out an Asian model to wear his design ... .
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The death of journalism; Rappler's pompous 'thought leaders'

The Manila Times 22 Oct 2021
There are serious people out there who are not bamboozled by this Nobel award; it's not just Filipinos who feel insulted and let down by the Nobel committee. The letter in my email came from an American foreign resident in the country, Mr ... 'American view-from-nowhere ...
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Where else can you find Chance the Rapper, MJ, Al Capone, Mr. T and Cooky ...

Chicago Sun-Times 22 Oct 2021
A stretch of murals between Damen and Wolcott avenues celebrates Chicago and its iconic characters ... Robert Herguth / Sun-Times The mural at left by Christopher Gallevo, a 40-year-old Jefferson Park artist, features a woman he knows who is a DJ known as DJ King Marie who’s also a model and active in the Filipino American community around Chicago ... “Mr.
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American Association of the Philippines 'Men and Women Who Matter' honors CEO Sam Verzosa

The Manila Times 21 Oct 2021
Established 74 years ago, AAP is composed of Americans, Filipino Americans, Filipinos and other nationalities and celebrates the partnership of its members — the American community, the US Embassy, and the American corporations — which in 1949, helped the struggling local Americans displaced by World War II in the Philippines.
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Concepcion: No quarantine travel eyed

The Manila Times 21 Oct 2021
Romualdez noted that 90 percent of US-based Filipinos have been vaccinated. "We are also receiving inquiries from a lot of Filipinos, Filipino Americans, and even American businessmen on when they will be allowed into the country with less restrictions.
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No quarantine, advance test for travelers from North America eyed

Manila Bulletin 21 Oct 2021
A “no quarantine” pilot test and frontloading of RT-PCR test for returning Filipinos and visitors from North America are being eyed for easier time traveling to the Philippines ... “We are receiving inquiries from a lot of Filipinos and Filipino-Americans on when they will be allowed to go home with less restrictions.
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Concepcion bent on helping ease quarantine rules for Pinoy travelers from North America

Manila Bulletin 21 Oct 2021
Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship and Go Negosyo founder Joey Concepcion is batting for relaxed quarantine protocols for Filipinos visitors originating from North America ... “We are receiving inquiries from a lot of Filipinos and Filipino-Americans on when they will be allowed to go home with less restrictions.
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Open letter to the Senate

The Manila Times 21 Oct 2021
But it is not just President Duterte that the Nobel insulted through that award to an American Filipino; it is all of us ... no democratic traditions, as one in which only one American Filipino and the gang of obscure journalists she is leading are fighting a bloody dictatorship.
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