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An Evening with Distinguished Filipino Women

In commemoration of International Women’s Month, the Philippine Consulate General in New York gathered the community to observe, commemorate and celebrate four distinguished Filipina-American achievers who have carved a name in their respective fields of endeavor. Consul General Tess Dizon-De … Continue reading

March 24, 2017

Top Chef’s Sheldon Simeon on finding his voice and cooking with his heart

We let the cat out of the bag early and asked Filipino-American Chef Sheldon Simeon how he felt about the last season of “Top Chef,” the one that had its finale earlier this month in Mexico. “It was disappointing to … Continue reading

March 10, 2017

Jon Jon Briones, Rachelle Ann Go achieve their American Dream as Miss Saigon marks its return on Broadway

THE HEAT IS ON -  Miss Saigon Pinoy Night set for April 13 It is that season again, the most awaited among theater fans in New York City. Broadway musicals and plays are opening left and right. Some, like Sunset … Continue reading

March 03, 2017

Filipino brands Mele + Marie and Ann Ong bring global flare to NY NOW Winter 2017 Market

A couple of Filipino-owned companies were among the almost 400 international exhibitors that participated in the winter 2017 edition of NY NOW, the Market for Home, Lifestyle + Gift, held at the Jacob Javits Convention Center earlier this month. Mele+Marie … Continue reading

February 25, 2017

Jordan Clarkson on embracing basketball and his Filipino roots

IN just his third season with the National Basketball Association (NBA), Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson has already made a name for himself as a viable asset for the franchise.  The 24-year-old belongs to a crop of Filipino Americans … Continue reading

February 22, 2017

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