“I believe the remaining Filipino veterans who fought alongside with the Americans during World War II deserve this legislation to pass,” said Bergenfield, N.J. Fil-Am Councilman Arvin Amatorio (3rd from left), after his Resolution in support of two separate pro-Filipino veteran bills pending in the U.S. Congress was approved by the Bergenfield Council.


Former President Fidel V. Ramos (seated, 5th from left) with the Filipino-American community during a photo opportunity at the New York Philippine Center on May 21. Also in photo is Consul General Mario L. de Leon, Jr. (seated, 4th from left).


Biographer-writer Nelson A. Navarro’s “There Not There: The Filipino in Exile,” a fictional account of his American exile years in defiance of the Marcos dictatorship, goes back to the city where it was written in 1980-81.

His Excellency, Archbishop Bernardito “Barney” Cleopas Auza (right), with the Filipino Reporter’s Manny Caballero.


Filipino Roman Catholic Archbishop Bernardito “Barney” Auza (2nd from left), Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations, met recently with organizers of the Bohol Restoration Group (BRG) led by Mrs. Vicky Cuisia (2nd from right).

Latest comments