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AABANY congratulates Glenn Magpantay as recipient of the New York State Bar Association’s Haywood Burns Memorial Award

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NEW YORK, February 2, 2015 -- The Asian American Bar Association of New York (AABANY) is proud to announce that AABANY’s LGBT Committee Chair Glenn Magpantay was the recipient of the 2015 Haywood Burns Memorial Award, presented by the New York State Bar Association (NYBSA) on January 29, 2015 at the New York City Hilton Midtown as part of their Annual Meeting.

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5-Week Adult Conversational Filipino, Level I

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The Filipino School of New York & New Jersey in partnership with FANHS Metro NY will offer a 5-week program for Adult Conversational Filipino, Level I.

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NaFFAA Commends Family Reunification Legislation

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA) commends Congressman Mark Takai (D-HI) for introducing the Filipino Veterans Family Reunification Act of 2015 (H.R. 483). This bill would amend the Immigration Act of 1990, which led to the naturalization of Filipino World War II veterans. However, the law did not apply to their spouses and children.

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FilCom in New York Discuss State of Affairs and Future of Filipino-Americans in Symposium

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NEW YORK, 4 February 2015 -- The National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA) led a discussion among organization leaders, Filipino-American local government officials, youth and senior community members on the current state of affairs and the future prospects of the Filipino community in the US at a symposium last 31 January 2015 at the NYU Palladium in New York City.

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President Obama Signs Workforce Development Bill into Law

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WASHINGTON, D.C., July 22, 2014 --Earlier today, President Barack Obama signed into law the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, which passed both the House and the Senate with overwhelming bipartisan support.

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AARP presents Gary V. as he hits 30 years in showbiz

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AARP has announced it is presenting Gary Valenciano, 11-time winner of the prestigious and much coveted Philippine entertainment industry Awit Award for “Best Male Performer,” in celebration of a milestone achievement – his 30th Anniversary as a world entertainer, in a limited engagement live concert at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, New Jersey on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.

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More Foreign Nurses May Qualify for H-1B Visas

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More foreign nurses may be able to come and work in the U.S. sooner than usual, following the release of a recent memo by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) describing how they can be sponsored for the H-1B temporary work visa.

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Chino Roque, the First Filipino Astronaut and the future space travel

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Washington, DC.,  July 20, 2014 -- Chino Roque has his highest dreams come true, not only to be an astronaut, but the bonus of the being the first Filipino astronaut.

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Jersey City Ranked in the Top 10 of Best U.S. Cities for Singles by Rent.com

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JERSEY CITY, June 9 -- Mayor Steven M. Fulop announced that Jersey City was ranked as one of the top ten cities for singles by Rent.com and as reported in Huffington Post.  Jersey City was ranked ninth in a list of the largest and most notable American cities. 

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Jersey City Residents Graduate From Boston College

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CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. (Grassroots Newswire) June 10, 2014 -- The following Jersey City residents have graduated from Boston College.

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