Category Archives: Global Community

Paynor exhorts Filipinos to ‘lose your egos’ and ‘be good Filipinos’

By Lydia V. Solis   GARDEN GROVE, Calif. – Filipinos in the Southland, led by Kalayaan Incorporated, celebrated the 119th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence with the theme, “Kalayaan 2017:

Filipino single mom gets 70 years in jail for human trafficking

KOTA KINABALU– A 30-year-old Filipino woman was slapped with a 70-year jail sentence for trafficking seven women related to sex exploitation. Juvy Banting Del Rosario was handed the sentence by Sessions Court

Former Pinoy dishwasher now owner of pizzeria in Italy

MILAN, Italy – In 1999, Marvin Aguda saw a bleak future in the Philippines and went to Italy to search for a greener pasture.  Just like other overseas Filipino workers, he had

Paynor exhorts Filipinos ‘to lose ego’

By Lydia V. Solis   GARDEN GROVE, Calif. – Filipinos in the Southland, led by Kalayaan Incorporated, celebrated the 119th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence with the theme, “Kalayaan 2017:

JESSA ZARAGOZA in concert August 12 in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The family that sings together, stays together. No other Filipino showbiz family embodies this saying than Jessa Zaragoza, known as the “Phenomenal Diva”, her husband Dingdong Avanzado, known as

FilAm from San Diego area among 7 sailors killed in US destroyer

SAN FRANCISCO — Fire Controlman 2nd Class Carlos Victor Ganzon Sibayan, 23, a Filipino American from Chula Vista, California was among the seven sailors discovered dead in the berthing areas of destroyer