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‘The King and I’ goes onstage in the Bay Area

Fil-Am artists Brian Rivera and Joan Almedilla take lead roles Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “The King & I” goes onstage at the Center for the Performing Arts in San Jose from February 20-25.  The Lincoln Center Theater’s critically acclaimed production is … Continue reading

February 22, 2018

Making it work: The ups and downs of long-distance relationships

by Ritchel Mendiola & Bianca Cruz / AJPress Being in a long distance relationship is a struggle, and given the choice, most people would steer clear away from it. Unfortunately, in this fast-paced world, there is a pretty good chance … Continue reading

February 14, 2018

‘Kung hei fat choi’: All about the Lunar New Year

The Lunar New Year, also known as the Chinese New Year or Spring Festival, is the most important holiday in Chinese culture and it is celebrated around the world. Said to have begun during the Shang Dynasty (1766-1122 B.C.), the … Continue reading

February 08, 2018

Stories of creatures from Philippine folklore come alive in ‘Aswang, Mga Kwentong Halimaw’

Growing up in the Philippines we always hear from our elders stories of creatures from our folklore.  Most of the time, they use these tales to scare us, but oddly, we yearn for those stories that piqued our curiosity.   … Continue reading

January 25, 2018

SF Magazine’s top 10 covers for 2017

A look back at Filipino newsmakers, successes and heritage The year 2017 was an interesting and exciting year for Filipinos and Filipino-Americans alike.  Apart from the negativity we read and hear in the media, there are stories that celebrate Filipino … Continue reading

January 04, 2018

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