FilAm ARTS’ newest initiative, The Saysay Project, to be featured at FPAC

The Saysay Project, a new story-telling initiative from FilAm ARTS, will be prominently featured at the 22nd annual Festival of Philippine Arts & Culture (FPAC) at the all-new Saysay Pavilion. The word “Saysay” (pronounced sigh-sigh), is Tagalog for “having...

‘Discover Two Cultures’ in Philippines-Malaysia tour packages

by : Rhony Laigo The two Southeast Asian countries are arguably the best performing nations as far as their economies are concerned. Both Philippines and Malaysia, each made up of several islands, are also becoming the tourist havens in Asia because of their resorts and beaches,...

Meat-Free Favorites : Panzanella

By Elena Johnson Panzanella is an Italian bread salad. Crusty bread mixed with delicious fresh summer vegetables and herbs makes a hearty summer dish perfect for dinner outdoors – or al fresco, as they say in Italy. I like to toast the bread first to keep it from getting soggy...

Meat-Free Favorites : Vegan Party Mix

By Elena Johnson When I need a healthy, homemade snack I like to mix up a big batch of vegan party mix. I prefer this to store bought mixes because I can control the calorie and fat content and can avoid unhealthy ingredients like animal products and artificial preservatives....

Meat-Free Favorites : Curried Pumpkin Risotto

By Elena Johnson Curried Pumpkin Risotto Some people think that risotto is a difficult dish that can only be made in a professional kitchen. In fact, if you’re able to stay near the stove during the cooking process, it’s a very simple dish that can be whipped up rather quickly....

Facebook rallies thousands to Luneta graft protest

MANILA (AFP) – Tens of thousands of people gathered in a central Manila park on Monday to protest against embedded corruption in the Philippine political system after a rallying call on Facebook and Twitter. The so-called “million people march” is one of the largest public...

The Gollayan sisters receive accolades from the Filipino community for winning WCOPA top awards

by : Alex Llorente LOS ANGELES, CA – The Gollayan Sisters were awarded the 2013 Senior Grand Champion Vocal Group of the World award at the 17th Annual World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA) competition held at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel from July 12-21, 2013. For this...

National Science Club Month 2013 “NATUREADY”

Pambansang Kapisanan ng mga Kabataan Samahan ng Agham (Philippine Society of Youth Science Clubs), Inc. Something big is making a landfall this September! In celebration of the National Science Club Month in the Philippines, the Philippine Society of Youth Science Clubs (PSYSC),...

Iza Calzado not yet ready to settle down

MANILA, Aug 27 (Mabuhay) -– Actress Iza Calzado is not yet ready to walk down the aisle even if she considers herself blessed when it comes to her love life. Calzado said she still has so many things in her to-do list that she wants to accomplish. “No [wedding bells], just bells...

Anti-pork sentiment a boost for FOI — Grace Poe

MANILA, Aug 27 (Mabuhay) -– Senator Grace Poe believes that the current public sentiment against the “pork barrel” is another reason why the Freedom of Information (FOI) bill must be passed in the 16th Congress. Poe, chair of the Senate public information and mass...
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