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Jan. 6 – The Day Our Nation Capitol Fell To American Radicalism

by Edwin QuinaboJan. 6, 2021, will go down as one of the darkest days in US history as Trump supporters stormed and breached the US...

Filipinos Know Why Trump’s Inciting A Mob Is Impeachable

by Emil GuillermoAs House Speaker Nancy Pelosi began the impeachment debate on Jan. 13, she quoted Abraham Lincoln, “We cannot escape history.”Still, Republicans tried in...

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

The American Academy of Ophthalmology has named January Glaucoma Awareness Month. Glaucoma is a leading cause of irreversible blindness in the United States and often...

BOOK REVIEW: Bamboo Whispers — Poetry of the Mangyans

by Rose ChurmaThe eight ethno-linguistic tribes in Mindoro—an island south of the Luzon in the Philippines, are collectively known as Mangyans. The Mangyans are part...

Martin Luther King’s Impact in Hawaii

Retired Judge Simeon Acoba Jr. by Jim Bea SampagaOn Monday Jan. 18, the nation celebrated the life and legacy of civil-rights activist Rev. Dr. Martin...

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January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

The American Academy of Ophthalmology has named January Glaucoma Awareness Month. Glaucoma is a leading cause of irreversible blindness in the United States and often...

BOOK REVIEW: Bamboo Whispers — Poetry of the Mangyans

by Rose ChurmaThe eight ethno-linguistic tribes in Mindoro—an island south of the Luzon in the Philippines, are collectively known as Mangyans. The Mangyans are part...

Martin Luther King’s Impact in Hawaii

Retired Judge Simeon Acoba Jr. by Jim Bea SampagaOn Monday Jan. 18, the nation celebrated the life and legacy of civil-rights activist Rev. Dr. Martin...

HFC’s Biggest Stories of 2020 in Review

by Edwin QuinaboYEAR-IN-REVIEW: 2020 will be a marker in history, the year COVID-19 devastated communities around the globe with the US posting the highest infections...

Fil-Am West Point Cadet Receives Prestigious 2021 Rhodes Scholarship

Cadet Tyrese Bender by Elpidio R. EstiokoAs we approach 2021, the new year has many surprises to us Filipino-Americans!Recently, a fraternity brother living in Hawaii...

Filipino-American Named New President of Mortgage Bankers Association of Hawaii

Pete Castillejos by Jim Bea SampagaMortgage Bankers Association of Hawaii (MBAH) recently named Filipino-American Pete Castillejos as its new president.A mortgage industry veteran with 17...