Health chief seeks to boost vaccination rate for kids

Health chief seeks to boost vaccination rate for kids

MANILA – Health Secretary Dr. Francisco Duque III has sought the help of various stakeholders in improving the vaccination rate for children, which was at 70 percent in 2016, far from the health department’s target. “Today, our vaccination coverage for fully immunized children or FIC is far from the 95 percent target and, in fact, has […]

25.11.2017 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Hometown ·
Free Oil Filter & Motor Oil Recycling Event!

Free Oil Filter & Motor Oil Recycling Event!

ATTENTION ALL GARDENA AND WEST CARSON RESIDENTS – Everyone is invited to bring in their used motor oil and used oil filters. All those who recycle their used oil filter will receive one FREE new Oil Filter. Recycling motor oil and filters helps save our environment and keeps our water clean. So don’t miss out […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: Environment, Happenings, Lifestyle ·

Dela Rosa sees no reason to extend martial law in Mindanao

MANILA – Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa sees no more reason to extend again martial law in Mindanao. In a press conference in Camp Crame on Monday, Dela Rosa said now that the war in Marawi is over, the priority of the PNP is the reconstruction of the Marawi police station which […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News, Philippine News ·

Lacson says revolutionary gov’t threat just one of Duterte’s ‘impulsive’ remarks

MANILA, Oct 16 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte’s threat to declare a revolutionary government is just one of his “impulsive” statements, Senator Panfilo Lacson said Monday. “By now, we should already be accustomed to PRRD’s impulsive statements. I don’t believe he will declare a revolutionary government – not now, not anytime during his term,” Lacson […]

20.10.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News, Philippine News ·

No new offer of monetary aid from UK, says DFA after Duterte remark

MANILA, Oct 14 (Mabuhay) – The Department of Foreign Affairs on Friday said there was no “new offer of direct monetary assistance” from the United Kingdom, contrary to President Rodrigo Duterte’s remark that he had refused $18 to 20 million from the European country. “At the moment, there is no new offer of direct monetary […]

20.10.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News, Philippine News ·
Dela Rosa cries while assuring senator there’s no state policy on killings

Dela Rosa cries while assuring senator there’s no state policy on killings

MANILA, Sept 5 (Mabuhay) — Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa on Tuesday cried, seemingly out of frustration, during the Senate hearing after a senator alleged that there was a government policy to kill drug suspects. “I am grieving for the majority of my men na nakataya ang buhay nila tapos i-accuse n’yo kami […]

15.09.2017 · Filled under: Asian News, Hometown, Legal Matters, Local News, News ·
Witness tells Senate probe:‘Walang putukang nangyari’

Witness tells Senate probe:‘Walang putukang nangyari’

MANILA, Sept 5 (Mabuhay) –A witness in the killing of Kian Loyd delos Santos positively identified on Tuesday two of the three Caloocan police officers allegedly involved in the August 16 incident. The witness identified as “MC” pointed to Police Officer 3 Arnel Oares and Police Officer 1 Jeremias Pereda when Senator Risa Hontiveros asked […]

15.09.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News ·
Lee Torres, First-Ever General Manager Promoted from within Pechanga Resort & Casino

Lee Torres, First-Ever General Manager Promoted from within Pechanga Resort & Casino

The Pechanga Development Corporation’s Board of Directors has named the first-ever general manager to be promoted from within Pechanga Resort & Casino, voted the #1 casino in the country by the readers of USA Today. Mr. Lee Torres, with nearly 20 years of experience in the gaming industry, has been an integral part of our leadership […]

24.06.2017 · Filled under: Asian News, Happenings, News ·
Saksihan sa Pechanga ang Pagtatanghal ng DIVAS live sa Pebrero 18

Saksihan sa Pechanga ang Pagtatanghal ng DIVAS live sa Pebrero 18

  Itinatampok ang apat na sikat sa larangan ng musika— Kyla, Angela, KZ, at Yeng na tinaguriang DIVAS Live in Manila— sa isang kakaibang pagtatanghal na masasaksihan live sa Pechanga Resort & Casino sa Pebrero 18 alas-7:30 ng gabi. Ang Pechanga Resort & Casino sa Temecula, California ay kilala sa pagtangkilik ng magagaling at mahuhusay […]

13.01.2017 · Filled under: Happenings, Lifestyle ·
Nurses at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital in Glendale approve new contract

Nurses at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital in Glendale approve new contract

Includes significant gains that will improve patient care Registered nurses have voted overwhelmingly to approve a new contract covering 200 RNs in the bargaining unit at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital in Glendale, Ca. The RNs, affiliated with the California Nurses Association (CNA), say the contract includes significant improvements and workplace protections that will enhance their ability to provide quality patient care. “Everyone […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: Lifestyle, News, Science & Technology, Services ·
Come celebrate the holidays with us at Pechanga Resort & Casino

Come celebrate the holidays with us at Pechanga Resort & Casino

Celebrating the holidays is made easy at Pechanga Resort & Casino. Just about every day in December, Pechanga Resort & Casino gives guests the opportunity to get a gift for loved ones, or perhaps better yet, for themselves. Pechanga’s Upcoming Holiday Promotions Every Sunday in December, Pechanga Club members can earn and multiply their Club […]

23.12.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Lifestyle, Offers, Promotions ·
Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Eligible immigrants strongly urged to take the first step now to have a chance of becoming a U.S. citizen before November election Over 300,000 Asian immigrants in L.A. County currently eligible to naturalize and become a U.S. Citizen LOS ANGELES – Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA), in close partnership with community-based organizations and local […]

05.11.2016 · Filled under: Asian News, Lifestyle, News, Services ·
DOTr eyes additional routes for P2P bus service to ease traffic congestion

DOTr eyes additional routes for P2P bus service to ease traffic congestion

MANILA, Oct. 18 (PNA) – The Department of Transportation is seeking to expand the areas serviced by the premium point to point (P2P) buses as part of efforts to improve public transportation and ease the traffic congestion in Metro Manila. DOTr Assistant Secretary for Land Transportation Mark De Leon stated that the department is evaluating […]

26.10.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News, Services ·
Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Eligible immigrants strongly urged to take the first step now to have a chance of becoming a U.S. citizen before November election Over 300,000 Asian immigrants in L.A. County currently eligible to naturalize and become a U.S. Citizen LOS ANGELES – Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA), in close partnership with community-based organizations and local […]

22.10.2016 · Filled under: Asian News, Local News, News, Philippine News, Services ·
City of Carson culminates Filipino-American History Month celebration  with special Tribute to Larry Itliong

City of Carson culminates Filipino-American History Month celebration with special Tribute to Larry Itliong

On October 22, the City of Carson and various organizations will join the entire community in honoring the life’s work and legacy of Larry Itliong – a Filipino-American labor leader and organizer. A tribute march will start at 9 a.m. on October 22 around the vicinity of Veterans Park located at 22400 Moneta Avenue in Carson followed […]

19.10.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film, Happenings, Hometown ·
Game show appearance turns Pinoy into instant celebrity

Game show appearance turns Pinoy into instant celebrity

By Abner Galino A 39-year-old Filipino from Mississippi turned into an instant celebrity after appearing in a popular TV game show “The Price is Right” and winning about $8,600 worth of giveaways from the show. Ernesto Paras Jr., a physical therapist, has been in the local newspapers, local TV and radio stations in Greenville, Mississippi. […]

19.10.2016 · Filled under: Contests, Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·
20 foreign language Oscar contenders to screen at Asian World Film Festival in Culver City

20 foreign language Oscar contenders to screen at Asian World Film Festival in Culver City

Los Angeles  2016 — – Twenty films submitted to represent their countries in the Motion Picture Academy’s Foreign Language Film category will be among the 34 motion pictures at the  which runs from October 24 to November 1 at the ArcLight Theater in Culver City. In association with CJ Entertainment, this year’s festival will include a special screening track […]

19.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Happenings ·
Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Eligible immigrants strongly urged to take the first step now to have a chance of becoming a U.S. citizen before November election Over 300,000 Asian immigrants in L.A. County currently eligible to naturalize and become a U.S. Citizen LOS ANGELES – Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA), in close partnership with community-based organizations and local […]

15.10.2016 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Services ·
UCLA Pilipino Alumni Association Announces the Awardees for its 2016 Benefit

UCLA Pilipino Alumni Association Announces the Awardees for its 2016 Benefit

Los Angeles, CA – The UCLA Pilipino Alumni Association (UCLA PAA) will hold its 2016 benefit themed, “OURSTORY:  Celebrating Our Past, Creating Our Future” on Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Covel Commons on the campus of UCLA. This event celebrates UCLA PAA’s 25th anniversary, Samahang Pilipino’s 45th Anniversary, and the […]

13.10.2016 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Los Angeles celebration underway for Filipino American History Month

Los Angeles celebration underway for Filipino American History Month

LOS ANGELES, CA — October is Filipino American History Month, and thousands of Filipino Americans from the Los Angeles area are expected to take part in one of the city’s biggest events celebrating their culture and history. The Filipino American History Month Los Angeles (FAHMLA) Coalition will host a diverse array of intergenerational and trans-intercontinental talent at the […]

12.10.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings, Music ·