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Pinay gymnast punches ticket to Paris Olympics

The Manila Times 04 Oct 2023
FILIPINO American gymnast Aleah Finnegan has earned her ticket to the Paris Olympics next year ... Finnegan joined Asian Games pole vault champion Ernest John "EJ" Obiena and fellow gymnast and two-time world titlist Carlos Yulo on the list of Filipino athletes who sealed their Olympic spots in Paris.

Pinoy Pride: This 13-year-old Fil-Am actor leads upcoming Pixar Film 'Elio'

Manila Bulletin 04 Oct 2023
Another Pinoy pride as Filipino-American Actor Yonas Kibreab leads the upcoming Disney and Pixar's 28th feature film "Elio.". "Elio" is a captivating sci-fi animated movie that takes place in outer space ... Kibreab's voice will bring the character of Elio to life ... .

Film: 2023-2024 Greater Columbia SC Arts Calendar

The Post and Courier 04 Oct 2023
Luminal Theater screens The Preacher’s Wife on Nov. 25. Luminal Theater. Blythewood, Black-focused film series held on a farm. Oct. 14. The Wiz. Nov. 25. The Preacher’s WifeThe Nick. 1607 Main St., 803-254-8234, ... Public screening of Harana in partnership with the Filipino American Association of Greater Columbia ... .

HEADLINES: 'Govt ready to lift rice price cap' | Oct. 4, 2023

The Manila Times 04 Oct 2023
Good day. Here are the stories for The Manila Times for Wednesday, October 4, 2023 ... READ. 'Govt ready to lift rice price cap' ... in Malacañang on Tuesday morning ... READ. Comelec to probe 2016 poll contract bidding ... READ ... 6, 2017 ... FILIPINO American gymnast Aleah Finnegan has earned her ticket to the Paris Olympics next year ... They outscored the Filipinos, 29- 11.

Local group to celebrate Filipino American History Month with feast, dancing

The Spokesman-Review 03 Oct 2023
The Filipino American Northwest Association will be hosting its second annual event celebrating Filipino American History Month this weekend ... “We celebrate it every year,” said Jacqueline Babol, president of Filipino American Northwest Association ... “We are more than a Filipino group.

Biden, Harris thank Fil-Am community's contributions to US

Manila Bulletin 03 Oct 2023
US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris have thanked the Filipino-Americans for their contribution to the US as the White House celebrated the Filipino-American History Month ... "During Filipino American History Month, our Administration celebrates the important ...

US president, VP honor Fil-Ams on history month

The Manila Times 03 Oct 2023
"Jill and I are thrilled to celebrate Filipino American History Month, honoring the rich heritage and traditions of millions of Filipino Americans," Biden wrote ... During Filipino American History Month, our ...

Filipino student dies days after teacher 'slaps' him; investigation launched

Khaleejtimes 03 Oct 2023
Some of the victim's classmates said the Filipino teacher "pulled his hair before slapping him on the ear" because of unruly behaviour, news reports added ... ALSO READ ... Filipino-American Anne de Guzman sparkles in America's Got Talent Filipino flight instructor, Indian student killed in plane crash .

Holt, Terrafirma about to reach PBA deal

The Manila Times 03 Oct 2023
Terrafirma coach John Cardel is confident that the Dyip management will be able to strike a deal with Filipino-American guard Stephen Holt, more than two weeks after making him the top overall pick in the 2023 PBA Rookie Draft ... The Filipino-American guard could easily bring in ...

Dubai designer Michael Cinco unveils collection in Paris with Miss Universe

The National 03 Oct 2023
Filipino designer Michael Cinco returned to Paris to showcase his latest collection inspired by the city ... “Paris is more than just a city ... Gabriel is the first Filipino-American to be crowned Miss Universe. READ MORE ... In 2016, Cinco made history when he became the first Filipino designer to be invited to Paris Haute Couture Week ... Weekender ... ....

PH gymnast Finnegan secures Paris Olympics’ seat

Manila Standard 03 Oct 2023
Aleah Finnegan. By Peter Atencio. Filipino American gymnast Aleah Finnegan became the third Filipino athlete to qualify for next year’s Paris Olympics. The 20-year-old Finnegan earn a seat to the Olympiad on Tuesday following the outcome of her campaign in the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Antwerp, Belgium ... ....

Cone wants Gilas to have 'next game mentality' vs Iran

The Manila Times 03 Oct 2023
That mentality is something the American mentor would like the Filipinos to carry considering the critical game Gilas has in its quarterfinal match. Tim Cone CONTRIBUTED PHOTO ... Fortunately, the Filipinos played against a Qatari side that is fielding some inexperienced players, leading to a massive blowout win. "We don't worry about Jordan anymore ... ....

Olympic-bound Filipina gymnast thankful for saying yes to Philippines

The Philippine Star 03 Oct 2023
When Aleah Finnegan failed to advance to the United States Olympic trials three years ago and eventually kissed her Tokyo Games chances goodbye, the Filipino-American artistic gymnast from Missouri thought her Olympic dream was over ....

Fil-Am Finnegan joins Yulo in Paris Olympics

The Manila Times 03 Oct 2023
Filipino American artistic gymnast Aleah Finnegan will be joining fellow gymnast Carlos Yulo to the 2024 Summer Olympics next year, which will be held in Paris, France ... Aleah Finnegan PHOTO FROM LSU GYMNASTICS INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT. In a video posted on the Olympic Games' social media handles, Finnegan said it was a dream come true ... ....

Exercise 'SAMA SAMA' ensures 'free, open' Indo-Pacific - US Navy

Manila Bulletin 03 Oct 2023
Vice Adm. Karl Thomas, commander of US Navy's 7th Fleet (Photo by Philippine Navy) ... Vice Adm ... 2, at the PN headquarters in Manila ... However, he clarified that the exercise is "not necessarily intended for a particular adversary", but a part of their effort to strengthen the technical competencies of Filipino and American sailors and marines. .

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