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Sec. Dureza: peace process moving forward

NEW YORK — Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Secretary Jesus Dureza met with the Filipino-American media and some leaders of the Filipino-American community at a Lunch Forum held last week at the Kalayaan Hall Annex of the Philippine Center. … Continue reading

December 16, 2016

Jersey City honors Fil-Am Paralympics Gold Medalist Ray Martin

JERSEY CITY — Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop and the City Council honored Raymond Martin, a Filipino-American multiple gold medalist at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, during the Jersey City … Continue reading

November 23, 2016

Filipina dies in fatal Times Square subway push

MTA official says platform barriers have to be installed CONNIE Watton, a 49-year-old woman died after she was pushed in front of an oncoming 1 train at the 42nd Street-Times Square station last week, according to eyewitness sources and authorities. … Continue reading

November 17, 2016

PH officials look forward to ASEAN’s 50th anniversary, PH hosting summits and meetings

ASEAN @ 50 in 2017 NEW YORK – Department of Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Enrique Manalo led visiting DFA-ASEAN officials in a Filipino community townhall meeting Wednesday, Sept. 28 to promote the Phiippines’ chairmanship next year of ASEAN in its golden … Continue reading

September 29, 2016

Amb. Yparraguirre denies maid’s abuse charges

NEW YORK – Ambassador Lourdes Yparraguirre has denied abusing her former maid, 59-year-old Milagros Braza, who filed a complaint of maltreatment against the ambassador. According to reports, Department of Foreign Affairs spokesman Charles Jose said they were looking into the … Continue reading

September 22, 2016

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