Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2013

Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2013

May 2-12, 2013 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2013 Various times and venues Ticket prices vary.  Student and senior discounts available. Website: asianfilmfestla.org/2013/ There are numerous short films from/about many Southeast Asian countries.  The following are the SEA feature films in the program: A RIVER CHANGES COURSE May 04 – 12:15 PM  Directors Guild of […]

12.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Vietnamese International Film Festival (VIFF)

Vietnamese International Film Festival (VIFF)

Irvine, Santa Ana, Los Angeles, CA More information at www.vietfilmfest.com/. Numerous short and feature-length films by and about Vietnam and the Vietnamese diaspora.  Most venues in Orange County. Thursday, April 11 will see both short and feature films and discussion at UCLA. DAY OF THE BRUINS Free and open to the public. But tickets should be printed […]

12.04.2013 · Filled under: News ·
Cambodia Town Culture Festival

Cambodia Town Culture Festival

Saturday, May 4, 2013 Cambodia Town Culture Festival 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM MacArthur Park 1321 E. Anaheim Street Long Beach, CA 90813 Free and open to the public. For general information: Susan Needham, sneedham@csudh.edu or Pasin Chanou, Cambodia Town, Inc.,cambodiatown@yahoo.com Cambodia Town Culture Festival is a lively celebration of Long Beach’s Cambodian community, the largest concentration […]

12.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Cherry Blossom Princesses

Cherry Blossom Princesses

The 2013 Cherry Blossom Princesses visited the Philippine Embassy today as part of their weeklong education and cultural exchange program, which provides an opportunity for young women from across the United States and around the world to come together and network.  The mission of the program is to have the Cherry Blossom Princesses participate in […]

12.04.2013 · Filled under: Local News, Photos ·
The Music Center Announces 2013-14 Season

The Music Center Announces 2013-14 Season

 Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center to Feature Six Major Premieres; World City Introduces LA to Renowned World Music, Dance, and Theatre Artists; Nationally Recognized Active Arts Gives the Community 25 Different Ways to Engage Directly with the Arts – – Renae Williams Niles Named New Head of Programming –           April […]

12.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings, Photos ·
See the Introvoys in One Night for a Cause at NoyPitz Glendale

See the Introvoys in One Night for a Cause at NoyPitz Glendale

The Introvoys will be performing in “One Night for a Cause,” a benefit event on April 22nd at 7:00 PM at NoyPitz Bar & Restaurant in Glendale, California.  The show will be hosted by special guest, Ms. Antoinette Taus, a multitalented singer and actress from the Philippines. Singer-songwriter Kathleen Palma Farless will be opening the show. […]

12.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Refresh: Aesthetic & Lifestyle Medicine Raffle Contest

Refresh: Aesthetic & Lifestyle Medicine Raffle Contest

Refresh: Aesthetic & Lifestyle Medicine, Glendale’s premier destination for aesthetic health and beauty treatments will be holding a multifaceted raffle contest throughout the month of April. The contest will have three winners, each of whom will have a choice of several prizes. The prize distribution can be seen below: Grand Prize: Chemical Peel treatment OR laser hair removal (upper lip/under […]

11.04.2013 · Filled under: Contests ·
Get Milk; get sleep!

Get Milk; get sleep!

Did you know as many as 2 out of every 5 persons are suffering from insomnia? This statistic is according to the National Institutes of Health. Millions of others are also suffering from sleep disorders such as snoring, sleep apnea and nighttime wakening, even if they sleep the appropriate number of hours every night.  With […]

11.04.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
LA Autism Walk Expects 40,000 Attendees, including High Profile Supporters

LA Autism Walk Expects 40,000 Attendees, including High Profile Supporters

PASADENA, CA—40,000 community autism supporters are expected to unite for a single cause at the 11th annual Los Angeles Walk Now for Autism Speaks at the Pasadena Rose Bowl on Saturday, April 20, 2013. Last year’s LA Autism Walk raised $1.8M and was named the highest fundraising autism walk in the country for 2012. The […]

11.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Journey at Pechanga, hosts the prestigious Sing Tao’s 3rd Annual Golf Tournament  and the exclusive KoreAM 2013 Pro-AM

Journey at Pechanga, hosts the prestigious Sing Tao’s 3rd Annual Golf Tournament and the exclusive KoreAM 2013 Pro-AM

Journey at Pechanga is home to Pechanga Resort & Casino’s premiere championship golf course.  Dedicated to marketing this fabulous course to their many Asian golfers and casino patrons, Pechanga proudly sponsored Sing Tao’s 3rd Annual Golf Tournament on April 1, 2013.  Boasting a full field of over 130 golfers, car giveaways and many other prizes, […]

11.04.2013 · Filled under: Photos, Sports & Recreation ·
Felix Reginald Lopez declared Order of Demolay, National Ritual Champion

Felix Reginald Lopez declared Order of Demolay, National Ritual Champion

Reginald Lopez, Master Councilor of Walt Disney Chapter, Order of Demolay, Anaheim, California, was recently declared the 2013 Frank Marshall Tournament of Champions for the Open Division of Ceremony of Lights in Dallas, Texas on March 24, 2013. Representing the Southern California Jurisdiction, he defeated competitors from Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado and Arkansas, with […]

11.04.2013 · Filled under: Local News, Photos ·
Plastic chemical may expose foetuses to cancer: agency

Plastic chemical may expose foetuses to cancer: agency

(PARIS-AFP) – France said Tuesday it would call for Europe-wide controls on a paper product containing bisphenol A after a watchdog agency said the widely-used chemical may expose unborn children to breast cancer later in life. Bisphenol A, or BPA, is a common component of plastic bottles and the linings of food cans, but some […]

10.04.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Want to be a sports star? Look in the mirror

Want to be a sports star? Look in the mirror

(PARIS-AFP) – The shape of a man’s face can help predict his sporting acumen, according to a study on Wednesday that found Japanese baseball players whose faces were relatively broad rather than long were most likely to hit a home run. University of London psychologists measured the facial width-to-height ratio, or fWHR, of 104 batters […]

10.04.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Sports & Recreation ·
Dina speaks up about Vic-Pauleen romance

Dina speaks up about Vic-Pauleen romance

Actress Dina Bonnevie finally broke her silence over the reported relationship of her former husband, actor Vic Sotto, with actress Pauleen Luna. Bonnevie said she is hoping that Luna will remain by Sotto’s side even if the actor gets older. “I would opt for somebody older kasi masyadong malaki ang age gap eh. Baka naman […]

10.04.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
N. Korea border crossing shut to tourists: China official

N. Korea border crossing shut to tourists: China official

(DANDONG, China-AFP) – The biggest border crossing between North Korea and China has been closed to tourist groups, a Chinese official said Wednesday as nuclear tensions mounted, but business travel was still allowed. “Travel agencies are not allowed to take tourist groups to go there, since the North Korean government is now asking foreign people […]

10.04.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, World News ·
ANNUAL MUSICAL THEATRE BENEFIT S.T.A.G.E. RAISES OVER $285,000 FOR AIDS PROJECT LOS ANGELES

ANNUAL MUSICAL THEATRE BENEFIT S.T.A.G.E. RAISES OVER $285,000 FOR AIDS PROJECT LOS ANGELES

The event, which features Grammy® and Tony® Award-winning cast, remains the world’s longest running musical theatre benefit to fight AIDS and key private source of HIV funding   Los Angeles, Calif (April 9, 2013) – A company of more than 25 stars of stage and screen entertained a packed house at the historic Saban Theatre in […]

10.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Maja slowly opens up about Gerald

Maja slowly opens up about Gerald

It seems that Maja Salvador is slowly opening up about her relationship with fellow Kapamilya star Gerald Anderson. In her official Instragram account on Wednesday, Salvador posted an underwater picture of her and the actor with the caption: “Hawak kamay di kita iiwan sa paglakbay.” Anderson also posted his version of the photo in his […]

09.04.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
PHL asking $1.4-M from US for Tubbataha reef damage

PHL asking $1.4-M from US for Tubbataha reef damage

MANILA, April 6, 2013 (AFP) – The Philippines will ask the United States to pay 58 million pesos ($1.4 million) in compensation for damage caused by a US warship to a protected coral reef, the manager of the reef said Saturday. The amount is based on studies by Philippine agencies including the coast guard that […]

09.04.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Americans consumed record amount of wine in 2012: report

Americans consumed record amount of wine in 2012: report

(Relaxnews) – Wine consumption in the US is steadily on the rise, as new figures reveal that Americans drank more wine last year than in 2011, tipping back a new record of 360 million, 9-liter cases, most of which hailed from California. According to the latest stats from wine industry consultant Fredrikson & Associates, an […]

09.04.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining ·
Sarah G thanks fans for movie’s success

Sarah G thanks fans for movie’s success

Singer-actress Sarah Geronimo thanked those who supported her movie “It Takes A Man And A Woman” with John Lloyd Cruz, which earned P32.6 million on its first day. “Muli po maraming, maraming salamat sa inyong pagsubaybay sa love story nila Miggy at Laida! Maraming salamat para sa inyong nag-uumapaw na suporta at pagmamahal sa dalawang […]

09.04.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars, Film, Videos ·