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Panunuluyan: Reviving a Filipino Christmas tradition in New York


The decision to ban holding masses in the Philippine Center may very well be a blessing in disguise.

Posted: December 24th, 2012 in Americas,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Jose Antonio Vargas on TIME Magazine cover

Image by TIME Magazine

It is safe to say that every journalist worth his (or her) salt here in the United States dreams of seeing his byline on Washington Post, New York Times and TIME. As a young journalist, Jose Antonio Vargas entertained those dreams.

Posted: June 19th, 2012 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Fil-Ams take over Madison Avenue to celebrate PH Independence Day

PIDCI president Fe Martinez, Mrs. Eleanor de Leon, Consul General De Leon, Ambassador and Mrs. Cuisia, Ambassador and Mrs. Cabactulan at the flag-raising ceremony

The celebration of Philippine Independence in New York City — touted as the biggest independence day gathering outside of Filipinos outside the Philippines — came early this year as thousands of community members who live in the northeastern United States gathered along Madison Avenue Sunday, June 3.

Posted: June 12th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Fil-Ams celebrate 114th anniversary of Philippine Independence


The first weekend of June is fast becoming the busiest two days in the Filipino-American community’s social calendar. From summit to parade, from ball to festival, the community was abuzz with activities. Since 1990, Filipino American organizations have come together to plan, design, and prepare for an all-day parade, cultural show and street fair along [...]

Posted: June 12th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Vancouver-based Filipina wins Fur-Free Fashion Competition

Photo by AJPress

Johana Zara, a Filipina-Canadian fashion design student from The Art Institute of Vancouver emerged as the grand prize winner of the seventh annual Cool vs. Cruel Fashion Design Competition, a national design contest sponsored by The Humane Society of the United States and The Art Institutes.

Posted: May 29th, 2012 in Headlines | Read More »

Roberto Villanueva: Dancing through life


Even at a very young age, Roberto Villanueva has always liked to dance. In fact, he used to imitate dancers that he sees on television, mainly through variety shows and music videos. The love for dancing remained in his heart as he grew up and went to school. Back then, he didn’t realize that dancers [...]

Posted: April 18th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Thomas: It’s more fun in the Philippines

Former US Ambassador to the Philippines Harry Thomas Jr.

United States Ambassador to the Philippines Harry K. Thomas, Jr. reiterated what he said in a recent forum with Filipino-American students in San Francisco: “As they say, it’s more fun in the Philippines!”

Posted: March 28th, 2012 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

2 Fil-Am women recognized for outstanding work


The entire month of March is being celebrated in the United States as Women’s History Month, where the struggles and achievements of American women throughout the history of the United States are honored.

Posted: March 20th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »



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