NEW YORK - Ner Martinez emerged victorious as president of the Philippine Independence Day Council, Inc. (PIDCI) after a rowdy afternoon that marked its annual election meeting held last Saturday at the Church of the Holy Trinity in the upper ea ...

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NEW YORK - Former treasurer of the Philippine Independence Day Council, Inc. (PIDCI), Violeta McGough, was arrested by U.S. Postal inspectors and criminal investigators with the U.S. Attorney's Office on Oct. 5 at her home in Bergenfield, NJ. Sh ...

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NEW YORK - PIDCI candidate for president Gani Puertollano has withdrawn his candidacy effective Oct. 3, 2017. He sent his notice of withdrawal to Comelec chair Raul Estrellado on the same day. The Philippine Daily Mirror has also learned that Ta ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) Marilou Danley, 62, a Philippine-born Australian, arrived at the Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday, Oct.3, from the Philippines. Danley is the girlfriend of Stephen Craig Paddock, who opened fire at thousands of concert ...

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SINGAPORE - On a small farm in Singapore, a relatively cheap and simple new technology is being tested that could benefit farmers throughout the region hit hardest by climate change. Anti-thermal nanoparticles that reflect the sun’s powerful inf ...

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NEW YORK - Another senseless act of violence has struck America which surpassed last year's record of 50 people killed and 53 injured in a nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida. At a Las Vegas, Nevada mayhem Sunday evening, October 1, 59 people ...

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NEW YORK - Hot, fireworks, explosive, shocking, frustrating, unbelievable were some of the words expressed by the community at the Philippine Independence Day Council Inc. (PIDCI) Candidates Forum event sponsored by the Filipino American Press C ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) — Like any human being, the Filipino American Council of Greater Chicago (FACGC), which took a life of its own when it was incorporated on March 5, 1953 under the name of The Filipino National Council of Chicago (FNCC), cannot be r ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) - The martial law regime in Cavite allowed the people to vote but prevented them to watch the canvassing recalled Sally Richmond during the candle-light vigil of the Memorial Service and Forum held at the Hana Center on 4300 N. Cal ...

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MANILA - Reigning ONE Lightweight World Champion, Eduard "Landslide" Folayang will defend his title against ONE Featherweight World Champion Martin "The Situ-Asian" Nguyen in a cross-divisional showdown in the main event on Nov. 10 at the Mall o ...

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NEW YORK - On October 7, 2017, about 98 member-organizations will go to the polls and elect a president and 7 board members. Three candidates are contesting the presidency and sixteen contenders are vying for a board of director seat. Raul Estre ...

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NEW YORK - A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked Mexico Tuesday, Sept. 19, and sent dozens of buildings crumbling into massive piles of rubble. The Philippine Embassy was badly damaged according to the Department of Foreign Affairs. As of Sept. 20, ...

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NEW YORK - Nine days after the current board of directors met and considered the applications of all candidates, PIDCI has now released the official list. For president: Olivia C. David, Antero "Ner" Martinez, and Isagani C. Puertollano. For boa ...

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NEW YORK - It took 75 years of injustice and humiliation before Filipino World War II veterans regained their honor and dignity when Congress passed the Congressional Gold Medal Act — a historic bill which former President Barack Obama signed in ...

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NEW YORK - Roy "The Dominator" Doliguez, 35-year-old native of Sarangani Province, has been a top contender in the ring or inside the cage. And yet, he still feels that he has something more to prove as he attempts to sparkplug his professional ...

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