ABAOC Business Matching and Procurement Conference : Providing the necessary tools for the enterprising

The Asian Business Association of Orange County has been for the past many years been at the  forefront  of educating its members on how to navigate the complex business environment of Orange County through its signature information-laden events where participants gain more in...

The ‘American Dream’ is still alive

As millions of Filipinos join the celebration of their adopted country’s 239th year of Declaration of Independence, many will share the spirit of national thanksgiving in the welcoming arms of a country that had made a difference in their lives in many aspects. Lured by the...

Knott’s Berry Farm adds ‘Voyage to the Iron Reef’ to its attractions

A horde of media practitioners from Southern California descended on the grounds of Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park Wednesday for the opportunity to be the first to experience the thrill of putting a battle against mechanical sea monsters at its newest attraction “Voyage to the...

Biggest losers win big in MP’s contest leading to the big fight

It takes more than discipline and determination to land on top of the heap of the weight loss contest sponsored by boxing great Manny Pacquiao for his team. Sixty three finalists made it to the challenge to lose 15 percent or more of their body weight with some confessing to the...

Biggest loser is biggest winner in Manny Pacquiao’s weight loss contest

With a week to go before the winners of Manny Pacquiao’s Biggest Loser  is known, the boxing champion tried to break down the will of the 153 contestants  at the Temptation Night 2015 last April 11 at the Glendale Community Center by eating in front of them. Amidst the aroma of...

Pacquiao, Mayweather Fighting for their good reasons

The richest purse in boxing history that unfolds at the MGM Garden in Las Vegas on May 2 will feature two hardened gladiators with two different styles and different motivations to annex the crown of supremacy over their heads. Floyd Mayweather Jr. unbeaten in his 47 professional...

Pacquiao-Mayweather fight fever heats up

Since five years ago the heat has been building up from both camps of Filipino eight world title holder Manny Pacquiao and unbeaten Floyd Mayweatther Jr. to bring them into the ring. Amid the back and forth negotiations to smoothen out some issues, finally the two great boxing...

Love for Tacloban Fundraiser in Whittier reaches out

A little over a year after the devastating visit of Supertyphoon Yolanda, Tacloban City slowly rises up from the ashes of destruction like the proverbial phoenix. The typhoon’s hort visit left behind a toll of destruction never experienced before in such magnitude and one that...

Pacquiao- Mayweather bout: A rallying event for Filipinos

Boxing hero Manny Pacquiao whose bout with unbeaten Floyd Mayweather at the MGM Grand Arena on May 2 maybe the biggest fight of his life. True to form, the Filipino boxing icon exudes a solid confidence resulting from many rounds of squaring off with grizzled boxers of varied...

OC Fil-Am Chamber, Tacloban execs, GMA Foundation in fundraiser

More than a year after Super Typhoon Yolanda unleashed her fury on residents of coastal towns along its path in the Visayan area of the Philippines, many victims still grapple with the reality of not being able to return to normal living. Dozens of countries and well-meaning...