“When God closes one door, He opens another.” -- Isaiah  22:22 CHICAGO (JGL) — After many years of frustrations by the Filipino veterans who could not find their names in the rolls of the National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis, Mi ...

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MELBOURNE, Australia – Rain did not stop the celebration of the 35th Anniversary of the Philippine Fiesta. Nor did it dampen the spirit of joy and camaraderie of Fiesta revelers. When it rained again on the second day, the festivities continued ...

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SINGAPORE - Filipino standout April Osenio, a Philippine national Wushu champion and a ONE Championship atomweight contender, has added another feather to her cap. Although it is devoid of martial arts competition, it is a milestone in itself as ...

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SINGAPORE - These past few weeks have been quite emotional roller coaster ride for Japanese martial arts veteran Mei "V.V." Yamaguchi as she was originally slated to challenge Angela "Unstoppable" Lee for the ONE Women's Atomweight World Champio ...

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NEW YORK - On its sixth year, the Fil-Am Press Club of New York announced the launch of a Journalism Scholarship program for high school students across the New York metropolitan area. The launch was announced November 3 at the Philippine Center ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) – The first Filipino-Canadian Sen. Tobias C. Enverga, Jr. died of heart attack on Thursday, Nov. 16, while on a parliamentary trip in Colombia. He would have turned 62 on Dec. 2nd. In Senator Enverga’s website, his staff James Camp ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) – On Sunday (Nov. 12) before 4 p.m. in Manila, while President Trump was speaking, members of the White House press covering Trump witnessed an aide of President Duterte handing Trump a pill, which he swallowed with water from a st ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) – The United States Congress on Thursday (Nov. 9) gave President Trump a “gift with strings attached” that he can present to President Duterte when they hold summit talks in the Philippines over the weekend as it gave the U.S. Defe ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (JGL) - A small group of Filipinos who may look like Americans is hoping to meet President Trump when he travels to the Philippines between Nov. 12-13. They would like to ask for his help to locate their fathers who abandoned th ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) – Visiting Filipino Sen. Antonio “Sonny” F. Trillanes, IV said Thursday (Oct. 26) that the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands is now reviewing documents a group has filed April against President Rody Duterte and ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (JGL) — After 75 years, Celestino Almeda, the 100-year-old Filipino World War II veteran, has finally gotten his due — the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest expression of national appreciation for distinguished achievements ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - With barely 13 days to go before voters cast ballots, Filipinos organized a Pulongbayan (town meeting) to shore up a unity of support behind the re-election of  Filipino American Rolando Lavarro and Team Steven Fulop. Lavarro i ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - In a room regularly used by the Philippine American Friendship Committee (PAFCOM) for its meetings at the University Charter High School on West Side Avenue, members elected their 2018 executive officers. Linda Rupel, president ...

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SINGAPORE - Filipino fan-favorite Eugene Toquero will be making his fourteenth trip to the cage as a professional mixed martial arts competitor on 3 November, and he will be doing so in front of a passionate crowd in Yangon, Myanmar. The fans at ...

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NEW YORK – The Filipino American Press Club of New York (FAPCNY) will be celebrating its sixth founding anniversary as the first organization for Filipino journalists in the New York area. The theme of its anniversary is “Celebrating the People ...

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