Filipino-American

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Activists from the Student Immigrant Movement march in support of the DREAM Act.  (AP photo)

 

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has joined top congressional Democrats in urging Congress to pass a small piece of immigration legislation known as the DREAM Act before it adjourns for the year.

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Images of what Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers see on airport security monitors.

 

With all the hullabaloo over heightened airport security screening measures — full-body X-ray scans which sees through clothing or the rigorous physical pat-down for those who refuse to pass the scanning machine — Winnie Ner of Jersey City, N.J. is fidgety about her upcoming trip to the Philippines with her husband Rene.

Nov. 19, 2010



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Masbate Gov. Rizalina L. Seachon-Lanete.


The Masbate Association of America, Inc., in its continuing efforts to accomplish its objectives to help and improve the quality of life in the province of Masbate, has invited the newly elected leadership of the province for a comprehensive dialogue. The association is sponsoring an open forum on Saturday, Nov. 27, at The Lovin’ Life Learning Center, 4 West 43rd Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues, New York, N.Y., from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Nov. 19, 2010


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                   GEORGE WILLARD GRISMORE

 

SALT LAKE CITY — The remains of a United States serviceman missing in action in the remote jungles of Leyte in the Philippines during World War II have been identified and returned to his family on Nov. 13 for burial with full military honors.

Nov. 19, 2010


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DR. FELIX F. LANTING


An 83-year-old Filipino-American family practitioner pleaded not guilty to charges of selling thousands of prescriptions for the painkiller oxycodone from a makeshift medical office at the New Dorp neighborhood of his Staten Island, N.Y. home.

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