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A taste of home in San Diego

THE 40TH anniversary of Samahan proves that no matter where they  are, Filipinos love to celebrate—and share—their roots and traditions.

The bamboo poles are laid out criss-crossed on the floor as agile performers hit these against the ground in rhythmic fashion.

Posted: September 14th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Global Pinoy,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Keeper of Afghan culture cited

Omara Khan Masoudi  AP PHOTO

For Omara Khan Masoudi, the National Museum of Afghanistan is his second home, and he guards it with his own life.

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Honolulu night of kundiman to call out domestic violence

Kundiman 808

This year, the “Annual Kundiman 808” evening of love songs and live art will be dedicated to raising awareness about domestic violence, the Filipino Community Center announced.

Posted: July 22nd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Canadian wants to be Filipino: Just call him Kulas

KYLE JENNERMANN samples local transportation... FACEBOOK PHOTOS

Canadian Kyle Douglas Jennermann is on a mission. The 26-year-old native of Comox, British Columbia, is building a to-do list that, when fulfilled, he hopes would make him become something he is not quite just yet—a Filipino.

Posted: July 2nd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

16th Paaralan sa Konsulado for Fil-Am kids starts in New York


Paaralan sa Konsulado, a summer workshop to give Filipino American children aged 6 to 16 a better understanding of their heritage and culture will run for five Saturdays — June 28, July 12, 19, 26 and Aug. 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Philippine Consulate.

Posted: June 19th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »