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Pangasinan Fil-Ams collaborate to produce FIL-AM song

By | News, Overseas, People & Events, Punch Gallery

THE officers of FIL-AM Association of Santa Maria Valley, Inc. will launch the “Fil-Am Song” during their induction of officers on February 7, 2015 at the Magic Dragon Restaurant in Santa Maria, California. The Fil-Am song, an original composition as a result of a two-and-a-half-month collaboration among four of its…

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Pangasinan Fil-Ams collaborate to produce FIL-AM song

Esteves wins 6th term as Milpitas mayor

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MAYOR Jose “Joe” Esteves, a Dagupeño, won overwhelmingly in his quest for his sixth term as mayor of Milpitas City, California, USA in a three-cornered fight in their Nov. 4 elections. He garnered 60.78 percent of the total votes over his Caucasian opponents. Esteves, in an email to The PUNCH…

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Esteves wins 6th term as Milpitas mayor

By November 9, 2014News, Overseas, Punch Gallery

Forster, Tuncarry: Australia’s jewel twin towns

By | News, Overseas

By Leonardo V. Micua   FORSTER, New South Wales–“Wow, are you kidding?” This was the excited reaction of doctors of St. George Medical Center in Kogarah when our daughter-in-law Dr. Maryjane Quevedo-Micua told them she and family are transferring to Forster. One even said rather astonishingly, ” Forster? That’s the…

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Forster, Tuncarry: Australia’s jewel twin towns

By August 17, 2014News, Overseas

Lots of Filipino food flood Australian markets

By | News, Overseas, People & Events

By Leonardo V. Micua   SYDNEY, Australia –Do you know ” Boy Bawang”? If you don’t, “Boy Bawang” is the crispy and crunchy garlic-flavored cornick made from corn grit that is a favorite junk food of young and adults in the Philippines and surprisingly, Filipinos in Australia. Imported from the Philippines by Sunnation…

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Lots of Filipino food flood Australian markets

Australians savor the gift of winter under the sun; but where are the Filipinos?

By | News, Overseas

By Leonardo V. Micua (First of Series) SYDNEY, Australia–It is winter Down Under with last July at its peak but is expected to taper down by August as springtime nears. However, instead of shivering from the cold in the confines of their homes, most Australians are out there enjoying the…

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Australians savor the gift of winter under the sun; but where are the Filipinos?

By August 3, 2014News, Overseas

MRS. FARSOC

By | News, Overseas, People & Events, Punch Gallery

MRS. FARSOC— Eleanor Quinto Sober, this year’s Mrs. Filipino-American Retirees of Southern California (FARSOC), is joined by crowning guests 2nd District of Pangasinan Rep. and Mrs. Leopoldo Bataoil, and husband Jimmie Sober during  lavish ceremonies held at the  San Diego Marriot Marquis & Marina in San Diego, California. Eleanor is the…

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MRS. FARSOC

Pangasinan to join Business Expo in California

By | Business, News, Overseas

LINGAYEN—The province’s producers and manufacturers of quality products will have an opportunity to showcase their goods in California, USA during the Diversity Business Exposition on October 4. A Technical Working Group (TWG) for Product Development and Export Promotion chaired by Provincial Administrator Rafael F. Baraan was recently formed to assist…

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Pangasinan to join Business Expo in California

By March 23, 2014Business, News, Overseas