JERSEY CITY, NJ - On a chilly and windy day of November, community leaders and members including Jersey City officials, Mayor Steven Fulop, and Council President Rolando Lavarro, gathered at the Philippine Plaza in Jersey City to honor war veter ...

Read more

NEW YORK - Fil-Am Ana Julaton, the first woman to break the glass ceiling in a male-dominated arena of boxing, was honored at the 5th Annual Shadow League Awards at the Edison Ballroom in Manhattan Oct. 30. She was the first Filipina boxer to wi ...

Read more

NEW YORK - After a much awaited new service feature, Philippine Airlines (PAL) flight PR 127 finally took off from the JFK International Airport at 2:10 A.M. on Oct. 30 to a nonstop journey bound for Manila flying across the North Polar regions. ...

Read more

NEW YORK - If there's Chickenjoy, there's Carol Joyce Pena. Even a Nor'easter would not stop her from having it. A fan since she was a kid, she was among the patrons who were at the opening of Jollibee's newest location at 609 Eighth Avenue near ...

Read more

NEW YORK -- The wait is over. Popular fast-food restaurant Jollibee, which has over 1,300 stores across the world, is opening its first Manhattan location near Times Square and Port Authority on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Manhattanites can look ...

Read more

NEW YORK - BackApp, a mobile app that provides an around-the-clock staffing solution connecting healthcare facilities and professionals, home-based patients, and staffing agencies that need top-notch nurses and caregivers, was recently launched ...

Read more

NEW YORK -- In the past few days, the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has announced the issuance of a sweeping new set of rules, regulations, and guidance to US consulates worldwide that could adversely impact some 1.1 million potential ...

Read more

NEW YORK - Philippine Secretary of National Defense Delfin Lorenzana met his US counterpart, Secretary Jim Mattis at the US capital on Sept. 18 for a bilateral meeting on a range of bilateral cooperation on counterterrorism, maritime security an ...

Read more

NEW YORK - The Major League Baseball (MLB) has announced Friday, Sept. 21 that Filipino-American Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell is on administrative leave after his former wife, Melisa Reidy-Russell, wrote about alleged abused by Addison ...

Read more

NEW YORK - Tapos na! (It is finished!) That's how some people in the community reacted to the recent notice of the membership committee of the Philippine Independence Day Council, Inc. (PIDCI) on the status of five member-organizations which wer ...

Read more

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.-- Craving for a Filipino food or looking for a grocery store? Believe it or not it will now be easier and faster with a newly launched web search application. In mere seconds on your smartphone, you can locate a Filipino re ...

Read more

JAKARTA, Indonesia -- In a highly-anticipated main event, ONE World Title challenger Joshua Pacio of Team Lakay of the Philippines defeated grappling wizard title-holder Yoshitaka Naito of Japan in a unanimous decision Saturday, Sept. 22. as the ...

Read more

TORONTO, Canada - Canadians joined the international community to rush aid to the Philippines this week after Typhoon Mangkhut (also known as Ompong) devastated parts of the Southeast Asian nation before barreling into Hong Kong and mainland Chi ...

Read more

NEW YORK -  Goyo: Ang Batang Heneral (The Boy General), a film that took three years to produce, will finally have its US premiere screening in New York and New Jersey starting Friday, Sept. 21. For many post-war Filipinos, they remember this da ...

Read more

NEW YORK - Two artists and a technology entrepreneur from the Philippines have been named Asia Society's Asia 21 Young Leaders Class of 2018, Asia Society President and CEO Josette Sheeran has announced. Jam Acuzar, an art enthusiast; Xyza Cruz ...

Read more