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Federal Student Debt Cancellation Still A Possibility

by Edwin QuinaboOver 44 million college graduates are saddled in student debt ranging from an average of $30,000 to as high as over $200,000 for...

Right To Question Accuser Saying Marriage Is Fake

by Emmanuel S. Tipon, Esq.Ching, a native of China but a citizen of the Philippines, lawfully entered the United States as a nonimmigrant visitor. She...

Mompreneur: Managing a business during the pandemic

by Seneca Moraleda-Puguan“Hi, Seneca! I want to invite you to a zoom presentation and share with you a wonderful business opportunity.”In the past months, I...

Duterte faces ICC investigation

by Perry DiazBack in 1989 when Rodrigo Duterte was Mayor of Davao City, he gave a shocking – and explosive – order to his death...

FilAm Sienna Aczon Debuts First Solo Show, “Do You Speak?”

by Jim Bea SampagaHawaii-born and raised Filipino American Sienna Aczon debuted her first solo show film “Do You Speak?” at 59E59 Theaters’ East to Edinburgh...

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FilAm Sienna Aczon Debuts First Solo Show, “Do You Speak?”

by Jim Bea SampagaHawaii-born and raised Filipino American Sienna Aczon debuted her first solo show film “Do You Speak?” at 59E59 Theaters’ East to Edinburgh...

BOOK REVIEW: FILIPINO TATTOOS – Ancient to Modern

by Rose ChurmaThis is the first study of ancient Filipino tattoos, a cultural practice connected with ancestral and spiritual beliefs. It is also an art...

BOOK REVIEW: THE STATE DEPARTMENT BOYS – Philippines Diplomacy and Its American Heritage

by Rose ChurmaIn commemoration of the 75th anniversary on July 4th of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the United States and the Philippines, this...

Filipino Organization in Maui Awards $24,000 In Scholarships

Twenty-one Maui high school graduates will receive $24,000 in scholarships from Maui-based Filipino organization, Binhi at Ani.The non-profit will award three top students with $2,000...

Fatherhood, Memories, Father’s Day Tips and Gift-giving

Isaiah Matanza with his Dad by Edwin Quinabo (with contributions from Carlota Ader)When the first Father’s Day was celebrated in Spokane, Washington on June 19,...

Local Chefs Whip Up Dishes For Filipino Food Week

Seated from left to right: HFC writer Carlota Ader, Deputy Consul General Angelica Escalona and Consul Grace Anne Bulos. While standing from left to right:...