(818) 552-4503
off

Piolo Pascual’s Impressive Easter tribute to family and fans in LA

As we enter the highlight of the Lenten Season on Palm Sunday, this writer is reminded of Euripedes’ famous lines that said: “the greatest pleasure in life is Love.” Though defined in various ways, “Love” was impressively shown by actor/producer, heartthrob 37 year-old Piolo Jose...
off

Filipino-American to host World Championship Robotics Competition

LOS ANGELES, C.A.,  - We are pleased to announce that Filipino-American, Jojo Aguilar, is returning as the Master of Ceremony for the 2014 First (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics World Championships in St. Louis, Missouri on April 23-26, 2014 at...
off

Edison International Awards $1.2-M in scholarships to scholars

ROSEMEAD, Calif.– Congratulations to 30 high school seniors across Southern California Edison’s (SCE) service territory who have been named 2014 Edison Scholars, each winning a $40,000 scholarship offered by Edison International, parent company of SCE. The scholars live in or...
off

Four-time Olympic Gold-Medalist Janet Evans to speake at LA Go Red For Women luncheon

LOS ANGELES, April 14, 2014 – Celebrated U.S. Olympic swimmer, Janet Evans, will be the keynote speaker at the American Heart Association’s 10th annual Los Angeles Go Red For Women Luncheon on May 9, 2014 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. Evans is widely regarded as the greatest...
off

Ray An Fuentes in Christian Fellowship concert April 20

One of the most revered performers in the Philippines, Ray An Fuentes, will showcase his singing and dancing talents on stage in An Easter Concert: We Exalt You Jesus! on April 20 at Praise Christian Fellowship in Los Angeles. The live concert featuring music and life testimony...
off

American Heart Association recognizes Union Bank as the 2013 Top National Heart Walk Team

RIVERSIDE – The American Heart Association’s (AHA) longtime supporter, Union Bank, N.A, has been named the 2013 Top National Heart Walk Team, making it the third time the bank has earned this distinction. Union Bank was also the Top National Heart Walk Team in 2012 and 2010. Bank...
off

Out of Borneo: The role of slavery in the peopling of the Philippines

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 9:30 am – 10:45 am Fowler A139 UCLA Campus Los Angeles, CA 90095 Free and open to the public. Lecture by Roderick G. Orlina, PhD Candidate, Asia Research Centre, Murdoch University (Australia) One of the most glaring omissions in Philippine...
off

UCLA Thai Smakom Culture Night “Before Summer”

Saturday, April 26, 2014 7:00 PM Schoenberg Hall Auditorium UCLA Campus Los Angeles, CA 90095 Free and open to the public but tickets required.  Further information available at www.facebook.com/events/621377741279666/. Come join us for our show filled with drama, fight scenes,...
off

Permanent Resident Does Not Require Job to Sponsor Spouse

By Atty. Henry Moyal Q. I’m a permanent resident of Canada. I landed in Ottawa, Ontario in 2005 and had a good paying job. In 2011, I returned to the Philippines to care for my ailing father and I have not returned to Canada since. During my stay in the Philippines I met a woman...
off

PHL no longer blacklisted

‘Hardwork’ pays off as more carriers poised to fly to US MANILA, April 10, 2014 (AFP) – The US Federal Aviation Administration has removed the Philippines from its air safety blacklist, Manila said Thursday, opening the door for its airlines to expand services to the United...