Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Eligible immigrants strongly urged to take the first step now to have a chance of becoming a U.S. citizen before November election   Over 300,000 Asian immigrants in L.A. County currently eligible to naturalize and become a U.S. Citizen LOS ANGELES – Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA), in close partnership with community-based organizations and […]

13.08.2016 · Filled under: Local News, Promotions, Services ·
Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Eligible immigrants strongly urged to take the first step now to have a chance of becoming a U.S. citizen before November election Over 300,000 Asian immigrants in L.A. County currently eligible to naturalize and become a U.SLOS ANGELES – Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA), in close partnership with community-based organizations and local government, announced […]

06.08.2016 · Filled under: Asian News, Offers, Promotions, Services ·
Local health groups launch ‘Rethink Your Asian Drink’ campaign

Local health groups launch ‘Rethink Your Asian Drink’ campaign

A coalition of health and community organizations recently launched the “Rethink Your Asian Drink” campaign, in an effort to bring awareness to various Asian drinks such as Boba and milk tea, that are sugary and have literally little or no value. The goal of this campaign is to empower the public and bring awareness and health concerns […]

04.08.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Offers, Promotions ·
NaFFAA calls for nominees to the Alex Esclamado Memorial Award for Community Service

NaFFAA calls for nominees to the Alex Esclamado Memorial Award for Community Service

Washington, D.C. Now in its second year, the Alex Esclamado Memorial Award for Community Service will be a main highlight at NaFFAA’s 2016 National Empowerment Conference in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania on August 4-6. The awards are open to all Filipino and Filipino American organizations and associations in the United States, including those that are not members of NaFFAA. […]

05.07.2016 · Filled under: Local News, Promotions ·
Philippine Department of Tourism-LA and Majestic Vacations launch “Philippine Travel Gems” Facebook Photo Contest

Philippine Department of Tourism-LA and Majestic Vacations launch “Philippine Travel Gems” Facebook Photo Contest

LOS ANGELES, CA (Mabuhay) -– Beginning July 1 through November 30, 2016, the Philippine Department of Tourism-Los Angeles and Majestic Vacations are holding an exciting online promotional campaign: “Philippine Travel Gems” Facebook Photo Contest. These travel and tourism industry partners are teaming up with Philippine Airlines to get Facebook users and travelers to the Philippines […]

29.06.2016 · Filled under: Art, Contests, Destinations, Happenings, Offers, Online, Photos, Promotions ·
Boracay resort finalist at World Spa Awards

Boracay resort finalist at World Spa Awards

BORACAY ISLAND, Aklan  (PNA) – A spa and wellness resort in this tourist island was chosen as one of the nominees for the 2nd World Spa Awards. Mandala Spa and Resort Villas has been nominated in two categories, particularly, Asia’s Best Wellness Retreat and Philippines’ Best Wellness Retreat. Situated in a private area in this […]

02.06.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Contests, Destinations, Health & Fitness, Services ·
Cebuana Lhuiller launches National Pilipino Protektado Day, to give free microinsurance to 1M Filipinos

Cebuana Lhuiller launches National Pilipino Protektado Day, to give free microinsurance to 1M Filipinos

MANILA  (PNA) –- Cebuana Lhuillier, the country’s largest microfinancial institution, launched Wednesday the National Pilipino Protektado Day, an initiative that promises to provide more security to different communities in the Philippines. During the unveiling of the project on today at the Fairmont Hotel Makati, the company, in partnership with Pioneer Insurance, announced that it will […]

02.06.2016 · Filled under: Offers, Promotions, Services ·
Bigger, better now tour 2016 announces new dates, fun-filled program for next-gen Fil-Ams

Bigger, better now tour 2016 announces new dates, fun-filled program for next-gen Fil-Ams

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Next generation Filipino-Americans aged 18 to 44 looking for excitement and adventure in the Philippines may now sign up for the “Now Philippines Tour” or simply, NOW Tour 2016, to be held on new dates 26 August – 3 September 2016 in Manila, Cebu, and Dumaguete. The NOW Tour 2016 is organized by The […]

31.05.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Offers, Promotions, Services ·
Vote now for AARP’s Asian American & Pacific Islander Community Hero Awards; Pinay among candidates

Vote now for AARP’s Asian American & Pacific Islander Community Hero Awards; Pinay among candidates

WASHINGTON, D.C  – Vote now for AARP’s inaugural Asian American and Pacific Islander Community Hero Awards to acknowledge the hard-working staff and volunteers of non-profit organizations serving AAPIs age 50-plus. Visitfacebook.com/AARPAAPICommunity to cast your vote during Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month until May 31, 2016 at 11pm ET. Three heroes and their organizations […]

10.05.2016 · Filled under: Contests, Local News, Services ·
Taiwan launches tourism campaign in LA

Taiwan launches tourism campaign in LA

By Abner Galino A campaign to attract North American tourists, dubbed as “Best of Taste Taiwan,” was recently launched in Los Angeles by the Taiwan Tourism Bureau. The campaign, which emphasizes Taiwan’s “heart of Asia” geographical location, strives to convince people why the country is a “perfect destination for both long-haul and stopover visits.” At the center […]

17.04.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Offers, Online, Promotions ·
Earn Less Than $13,870? California Rewards Low-Income Tax Filers.

Earn Less Than $13,870? California Rewards Low-Income Tax Filers.

SACRAMENTO–The Golden State’s poverty statistics are grim: Two in five people live just over the federal poverty level (FPL), and the state has the highest child poverty rate in the nation. But this year, for the first time, California’s working poor will get to keep more of their earnings in their pockets thanks to the […]

13.04.2016 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Services ·
30 Edison scholars to receive $1.2-M; Each scholar gets $40,000

30 Edison scholars to receive $1.2-M; Each scholar gets $40,000

ROSEMEAD, Calif.,   — Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison, congratulates 30 high school seniors who have been named 2016 Edison Scholars, each winning a $40,000 scholarship. Students will learn of their scholarship award April 11-15 when SCE staffers make notifications that will include surprise visits to some schools. “Congratulations to these deserving Edison Scholars,” said Janet […]

06.04.2016 · Filled under: Offers, Services ·
2nd Lakambini Ng Kalayaan Cultural Pageant calls for participants

2nd Lakambini Ng Kalayaan Cultural Pageant calls for participants

Los Angeles – The Lakambini Ng Kalayaan 2016 is back in its full glory. And organizers of The Lakambini Ng Kalayaan 2016 are calling for participants to join the cultural pageant of community organizations that will take place on June 3 in Los Angeles. The winner of The Lakambini Ng Kalayaan will be the muse of the […]

18.03.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Contests, Happenings, Local News ·
AARP seeks nomination for Asian American & Pacific Islander Community Hero Awards

AARP seeks nomination for Asian American & Pacific Islander Community Hero Awards

WASHINGTON, D.C – AARP is pleased to announce its new Asian American and Pacific Islander Community Hero Awards to acknowledge hard-working staff and volunteers of non-profit organizations. The call for nominations is open now until March 31, 2016 at AARP’s AAPI Community Facebook page. “We encourage everyone to nominate the passionate and committed individuals in […]

06.03.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Offers, Promotions, Services ·
World Book Day – Nanie Guanlao and his free library in Manila

World Book Day – Nanie Guanlao and his free library in Manila

In the Makati district of Manila in the Philippines, there’s a large sign outside the front of an otherwise unassuming house stating “free reading to the public”. Over the last fifteen years, Ernando ‘Nanie’ Guanlao has transformed his home into a library, open to anyone and everyone. Starting with only 100 books, the 63 year-old former accountant has […]

03.03.2016 · Filled under: Apps, Books, Offers, Online, Promotions, Services ·
SBA economic injury disaster loans available to small businesses

SBA economic injury disaster loans available to small businesses

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Small, nonfarm businesses in all 58 California counties and neighboring Arizona, Nevada and Oregon counties listed below are now eligible to apply for low‑interest federal disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). These loans offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused by the drought that began January 1, 2016, announced […]

02.03.2016 · Filled under: Offers, Services, U.S. News ·
Fun and self-discovery await next-gen Filipino-Americans on now tour 2016

Fun and self-discovery await next-gen Filipino-Americans on now tour 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Filipino-Americans aged 18 to 44 have the chance to rediscover their roots while taking on an exciting adventure in the Philippines by joining the “Now Philippines Tour” or simply, NOW Tour 2016, to be held on 7-14 April 2016 in the key destinations of Manila, Dumaguete and Cebu. “Wherever I go in the United States, […]

22.02.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Offers, Promotions ·
Shiseido introduces White Lucent, Bio-Performance, Ibuki, Sun Protection, and Makeup for the upcoming season

Shiseido introduces White Lucent, Bio-Performance, Ibuki, Sun Protection, and Makeup for the upcoming season

NEW YORK – Shiseido, one of the oldest cosmetics companies in the world, introduced its Spring 2016 collection, including several products from its White Lucent and Ibuki lines. The collection also features a new foundation and sun protection lotion for sensitive skin and children. Products from the Spring 2016 collection are formulated with breakthrough technologies […]

22.02.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Offers, Promotions ·
The Godiva Valentine’s Day Collection

The Godiva Valentine’s Day Collection

GODIVA is encouraging its customers to share their love and create lasting memories this Valentine’s Day with the following new and unique collection of products created especially for the holiday: Coupes d’amour Collection: With whimsical packaging designed by French artist Charlotte Gastaut, the Coupes d’amour chocolates are little “cups of love,” with flavors including ganache and caramel layered in […]

11.02.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Holidays, Offers, Promotions, Valentine's Day ·
UC launches DREAM Loan Program to help undocumented students

UC launches DREAM Loan Program to help undocumented students

More than 3,000 undocumented undergraduate students will have access to a system-wide student loan program for the first time as the University of California implements the California DREAM Loan Program it sponsored, UC President Janet Napolitano announced last Friday. The financial aid offices of UC’s nine undergraduate campuses will be reaching out to undocumented AB 540 undergraduates with offers […]

03.02.2016 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Promotions ·
Celebrate Lunar New Year of The Monkey with lucky red envelopes promo, lion dance at Pechanga Resort & Casino

Celebrate Lunar New Year of The Monkey with lucky red envelopes promo, lion dance at Pechanga Resort & Casino

Lucky Red Envelopes Swipe & Win To enhance the festive atmosphere at the property, Pechanga lets players become even luckier with the “Lucky Red Envelopes” promotion this February. On Tuesdays and Thursdays in February from 1:00p.m. to 9:00p.m., Pechanga Club Card holders can swipe their member card at kiosks across from the Pechanga Box Office […]

OCA 2016 Summer Internship applications are now open

OCA 2016 Summer Internship applications are now open

WASHINGTON, D.C. – OCA-Asian Pacific American Advocates is now accepting applications for its 2016 Summer Internship Program. As OCA continues with its 26th year of its signature internship program, we invite student advocates from all across the nation to apply for the opportunity to be engaged in advocacy and professional development through a national organization. “Over these past […]

17.01.2016 · Filled under: Offers, Services ·
Limited edition ‘Year Of The Monkey’ collection

Limited edition ‘Year Of The Monkey’ collection

The collection features exclusive Asian tea-inspired chocolates  and kicks off the chocolatier’s 90th Anniversary New York (Jan. 11, 2016) – In celebration of Lunar New Year, legendary Belgian chocolatier GODIVA debuted the Year of the Monkey collection in North America. Building off of the success of its previous Lunar New Year collections, including last year’s […]

Knights of Rizal-Historic Filipintown (KOR- HFT) announces The First Rizal Memorial Essay Writing Contest 2015

Knights of Rizal-Historic Filipintown (KOR- HFT) announces The First Rizal Memorial Essay Writing Contest 2015

Los Angeles – Calling All Filipino-American Youth and Student writers in California. The Knights of Rizal-Historic Filipinotown (HFT) announced on November 15, 2015 that will hold the first ever Rizal Memorial Essay Writing Contest for 2015. In California. Knights Commander Arturo Garcia of Historic Filipinotown (HFT) announced that the Rizal Memorial Essay Writing Contest will […]

01.12.2015 · Filled under: Contests, Happenings, Local News ·
AARP launches National Caregiving Awareness Campaign: Show Kindness to 40 Million Caregivers

AARP launches National Caregiving Awareness Campaign: Show Kindness to 40 Million Caregivers

Campaign will include a new AARP caregiving book, Random Acts of Kindness contest, caregiving fair, and a special AARP The Magazine report featuring an intimate look into ‘24 hours in the life of caregivers’ WASHINGTON, DC—November is National Family Caregivers Month and AARP is launching a national campaign to bring awareness to the important role that […]

Fourth Annual Verizon Innovative App Challenge seeks problem solving ideas from students nationwide

Fourth Annual Verizon Innovative App Challenge seeks problem solving ideas from students nationwide

Bill Nye, the Science Guy, helps Verizon uncover the next world-changing app idea; Tablets, $20,000 and more for winning teams BASKING RIDGE, NEW JERSEY – The Verizon Innovative App Challenge – the no-coding-skills-needed contest that gives middle and high school students a chance to bring their problem-solving app ideas to life – is back! In […]

29.09.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Contests, Science & Technology ·
Help us BOX A SMILE for 3,000 kids this Christmas

Help us BOX A SMILE for 3,000 kids this Christmas

The LBC Foundation, in cooperation with Project Pearls, aims to move love this Christmas through its project BOX A SMILE. The LBC Foundation is the Corporate Social Responsibility arm of LBC Express. Together with Project PEARLS, a non-profit organization, whose vision of seeking to protect and provide the basic human rights of the poorest of the poor […]

29.09.2015 · Filled under: Offers, Promotions, Services ·
Celebrate Harvest Moon Festival at Pechanga Resort & Casino with 2015 Mini Cooper and $100K Cash Giveaway

Celebrate Harvest Moon Festival at Pechanga Resort & Casino with 2015 Mini Cooper and $100K Cash Giveaway

Harvest Moon Table Game Promotion with Grand Prize Drawing of the 2015 Mini Cooper In celebration of the Harvest Moon Festival, Pechanga promotes the thrilling September Table Games Promotions that will light up your smiles like the crescent moon. Join us from September 1 through 25, when getting a “Dragon Bet” or any “Natural Tie” […]

07.09.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Happenings, Offers, Promotions ·
Lucky winners picked to see Lani Misalucha live at Pechanga

Lucky winners picked to see Lani Misalucha live at Pechanga

Two lucky raffle winners will see Lani Misalucha perform live at Pechanga Resort & Casino on May 22, 2015. The winners, whose names were chosen from several raffle participants, are among the latest of lucky participants who have seen live concerts of Filipino artists in the prestigious resort located just south of Los Angeles. The raffle contest begun last […]

Get free tickets to see Lani Misalucha at the Pechanga Theater

Get free tickets to see Lani Misalucha at the Pechanga Theater

If you are interested in seeing Lani Misalucha live at Pechanga Resort & Casino, then perhaps this is your lucky day.  Pechanga Resort & Casino announced a raffle contest, which will giveaway two pairs of tickets to Lani Misalucha’s Concert at the Pechanga Theater on May 22, 2015  at 8:00 PM. The raffle contest will […]

Get free tickets to see Lani Misalucha at the Pechanga Theater

Get free tickets to see Lani Misalucha at the Pechanga Theater

If you are interested in seeing Lani Misalucha live at Pechanga Resort & Casino, then perhaps this is your lucky day.  Pechanga Resort & Casino announced a raffle contest, which will giveaway two pairs of tickets to Lani Misalucha’s Concert at the Pechanga Theater on May 22, 2015  at 8:00 PM. The raffle contest will begin on April 11 and […]

DOT caps Mega Fam Tour for travel agents with product presentations highlighting tourism opportunities in the Philippines

DOT caps Mega Fam Tour for travel agents with product presentations highlighting tourism opportunities in the Philippines

Asian-American and mainstream American travel agents immerse themselves in a 7-day Philippine experience MANILA – Beaches are just the beginning… The Mega Fam Tour organized by the Philippine Department of Tourism (PDOT) featured not only Boracay, the number one beach destination in Asia, but also historic and cultural elements, adventure travel, good food and lots of surprises […]

01.04.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Promotions ·
Celebrate Asian New Year with the Lucky Lion Dancers At Pechanga Resort & Casino

Celebrate Asian New Year with the Lucky Lion Dancers At Pechanga Resort & Casino

Lunar New Year Table Game Promotions If winning a brand new car sounds like a great way to ring in the New Year, make plans to come to Pechanga Resort & Casino. Between February 1 and February 27, table games players who win certain hands in Baccarat, Pai Gow, Blackjack, 3-Card Poker, Let It Ride and […]

17.02.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Happenings, Offers, Promotions ·

Get Free Tickets to see Gary V at Pechanga Theater

If you are interested in seeing Gary V live at Pechanga Resort & Casino, then perhaps this is your lucky day. Pechanga Resort & Casino announced a raffle contest, which will give away a pair of tickets to see Gary V at the Pechanga Theater on March 8 at 7 p.m. The raffle contest will […]

06.02.2015 · Filled under: Contests, Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings, Hometown ·
Disney pitches adult-only Valentine’s Day ideas

Disney pitches adult-only Valentine’s Day ideas

(Relaxnews) – Disney is trying to convince couples that its theme parks and properties aren’t just for kids, with special Valentine’s Day promotions geared for adult-only fun. Though better known for being the ‘happiest place on earth’ for children, Disney is hoping to entice couples who are young at heart with grown-up activities such as […]

Feb. 1 is deadline to apply for $1.2-M Edison Scholars Program

Feb. 1 is deadline to apply for $1.2-M Edison Scholars Program

ROSEMEAD, Calif. – Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison (SCE), reminds high school seniors that there’s still time to apply for the 2014-15 Edison Scholars Program, which offers $1.2 million in scholarships to high school seniors planning to pursue college studies in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) fields. The application deadline is […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Services ·
Cara Mia Gelato launches ‘Pennies For Education’

Cara Mia Gelato launches ‘Pennies For Education’

Cara Mia Gelato (CMG) Eagle Rock Plaza is proud to announce the launching of their first loca community program called “Pennies For Education” benefiting educational program of Filipino American Associations in the Los Angeles, CA area. For details of the program, contact Rene Ramos | call or text 310.259.6418. Also, CMG Eagle Rock Plaza is pleased to name […]

15.01.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Promotions ·
Get Free Tickets to see Sarah Geronimo at the Pechanga Theater

Get Free Tickets to see Sarah Geronimo at the Pechanga Theater

If you are interested in seeing Sarah Geronimo live at Pechanga Resort & Casino, then perhaps this is your lucky day. Pechanga Resort & Casino announced a raffle contest, which will give away two pairs of tickets to see Sarah Geronimo at the Pechanga Theater on January 17th at 8:00 PM. The raffle contest will […]

06.01.2015 · Filled under: Contests, Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Promotions ·
Holiday Make-up by Colina Salon

Holiday Make-up by Colina Salon

The holiday season gets busy with parties and events. Let your beauty stand out, and let the “celebrity make-up artist to the stars”  Marlou Colina of Colina Salon take care of it. From conventional make-up technique to the high definition coverage airbrush make-up, Colina Salon offers top-notch hair and make-up design that made celebrities trust its […]

04.12.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Holidays, Marlou Colina, Promotions ·
Binibining Pilipinas USA seeks licensees for U.S. regional pageants

Binibining Pilipinas USA seeks licensees for U.S. regional pageants

Los Angeles – In preparation for its upcoming 3rd annual BINIBINING PILIPINAS USA 2015 Pageant (“Your Destiny Awaits!”), scheduled for August 2015, in Los Angeles, CA, the Binibining Pilipinas USA organization announced today that it is seeking regional/local pageant directors from various regions around the United States to operate, manage, and conduct official local pageants or candidate searches, […]

04.12.2014 · Filled under: Local News, Promotions ·
Covered California’s open-enrollment period gets off to a strong start as Holidays Approach

Covered California’s open-enrollment period gets off to a strong start as Holidays Approach

Consumers can enroll at local events and storefronts It is clear that at the top of the holiday wish list this year for many Californians is having quality and affordable health coverage. Covered California, the state agency charged with administering the Affordable Care Act in California, announced that nearly 70,000 consumers submitted applications for health […]

02.12.2014 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Offers, Promotions, Services ·
LBC opens brand new branch in City of Carson

LBC opens brand new branch in City of Carson

LBC continues to deliver smiles all around the world by opening a bigger and better branch in Carson City. The grand opening was held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 21636 Figueroa St. Carson, CA 90745. This is actually not the first time LBC has opened a branch in Carson. In fact, […]

28.11.2014 · Filled under: Local News, Promotions, Services ·
Homestead students speak out

Homestead students speak out

Homestead Schools in Torrance, Calif. offers vocational nursing, nurse assisting and medical assisting programs. Recently, the school surveyed its recent graduates to learn about their impressions of the program, instructors, facilities and overall dedication of the school to help students achieve their dream of becoming a nurse. Here’s what they had to say: I am […]

23.11.2014 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Services ·
Pechanga Resort ‬& ‬Casino’s dedicated Filipino host team

Pechanga Resort ‬& ‬Casino’s dedicated Filipino host team

Pechanga Resort & Casino entitles VIP valued customers access of exclusive offers and promotions to experience the VIP privileges. Our Filipino host team can assist you with advanced booking of hotel rooms, restaurants reservations, entertainment & shows tickets, preferred golf tee times and more. Join the Pechanga Rewards Club to enjoy the friendly and attentive […]

Filipino film ‘EDSA Woolworth’ looks into blended family issues and values

Filipino film ‘EDSA Woolworth’ looks into blended family issues and values

TFC@theMovies offers must-see “different” family entertainment film to 41 US and Canada theatres starting this Friday, Nov. 14 “EDSA Woolworth is a film that looks into a blended Filipino and American family whose members, at first glance, have everything clashing – personalities, lifestyles, life goals, name it. If you were to match a whole family, this […]

PHL Embassy launches mobile app for Radio Tambuli

PHL Embassy launches mobile app for Radio Tambuli

Los Angeles  – The Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles informs the public that as part of the commemoration of first anniversary of Typhoon Haiyan in November 2013, the Embassy of the Philippines in Washington D.C. has launched the “Radyo Tambuli” mobile application.  Radio Tambuli is a virtual radio station seeking to deliver news about the Philippines to the Filipino-American Community in the United States.  This mobile app is now available […]

07.11.2014 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Promotions ·
Wells Fargo offers free credit scores to customers until Nov. 16

Wells Fargo offers free credit scores to customers until Nov. 16

Offer promotes financial health and wellness as a third of Americans are more worried about financial than physical health SAN FRANCISCO – In an effort to help customers succeed financially, Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) is offering its customers their free consumer credit score and complimentary credit report through Nov. 16, 2014. For more information about this […]

02.11.2014 · Filled under: Offers, Promotions, Services ·
Timeless MD for skin lightening by Dr. Tess is cutting edge

Timeless MD for skin lightening by Dr. Tess is cutting edge

Timeless MD by Dr Tess is a collaboration between Dr. Tess and award-winning skincare pioneer Jan Marini of Jan Marini Skin Research. Timeless MD by Dr Tess has 29 of the most cutting edge technology for skin lightening, anti-inflammatory, anti- oxidants and anti-aging all in one easy to use kit! It can even help those with acne! The products are made with […]

19.10.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Promotions, Services ·
Application period begins for $1.2-M 2014-15 Edison Scholars Program

Application period begins for $1.2-M 2014-15 Edison Scholars Program

ROSEMEAD, Calif.,  — Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison (SCE), announces the application period for its 2014-15 Edison Scholars Program begins today and runs through Feb. 1. The $1.2-million program, which offers 30 scholarships valued at $40,000 each paid over four years, is for Southern California high school seniors with a 2.8 GPA or […]

13.10.2014 · Filled under: Offers, Promotions, Services ·
Pechanga Resorts & Casino presents the amazing dance performance of ‘My Dream’

Pechanga Resorts & Casino presents the amazing dance performance of ‘My Dream’

Internationally known for their beautiful dance performance of “Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva,” the world famous China Disabled People’s Performing Art Troupe will be returning to Pechanga for two shows on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 4pm and 8pm. The China Disabled People’s Performing Art Troupe uses its unique artistic charm and profound spiritual connotation that is beyond […]

23.09.2014 · Filled under: Art, Books, Destinations, Entertainment, Film, Happenings, Promotions ·
Vigan finalist for New 7 Wonder Cities of the World

Vigan finalist for New 7 Wonder Cities of the World

Los Angeles    – Vigan, the Heritage City  makes it to the Top 21 Official finalist in the search for New 7 Wonder Cities of the World.  Vigan is the only city in the Philippines that has been chosen for this prestigious search, giving our country and the Filipino people pride and honor. The 21 Official Finalists that have […]

15.09.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Promotions ·
More reasons to smile this season

More reasons to smile this season

The company that guarantees to deliver smiles and move more than just sea cargo and money remittances is once again making the upcoming holidays more exciting. In the spirit of spreading more smiles this season, LBC is giving away over two hundred fifty thousand dollars ($250,000) worth of prizes through their Smile and Drive promo […]

12.09.2014 · Filled under: Offers, Promotions, Services ·
Celebrate Harvest Moon Festival at Pechanga Resort & Casino

Celebrate Harvest Moon Festival at Pechanga Resort & Casino

Makibahagi rin sa $100,000 Cash na Ipamimigay! Sa pagdiriwang ng Harvest Moon Festival, isinusulong ng Pechanga ang nakakaexcite na September Table Games Promotions na inyong katutuwaan gaya ng Autumn’s full moon. Halina kayo mula September 1 hanggang 26, kung saan ang pagkakaroon ng “Straight“ hand sa Ultimate Texas Hold’em, “Isang Qualifying Pair “ sa Let […]

26.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Happenings, Hometown, Promotions ·
Pacquiao-Algieri promo tour begins

Pacquiao-Algieri promo tour begins

LAS VEGAS, NV (August 20, 2014) – Fighter of the Decade Congressman MANNY “Pacman” Pacquiao, boxing ‘s only eight-division world champion, defends his World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight title against New York’s undefeated WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri, who has Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Management, a Masters degree in Clinical Nutrition and a Ph.D. in Upsets Inside the […]

20.08.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Local News, Promotions, Sports & Recreation ·
TFC Europe launches ‘Juan EU Konek’: Inspiring Stories of Pinoys in Europe

TFC Europe launches ‘Juan EU Konek’: Inspiring Stories of Pinoys in Europe

LONDON, United Kingdom  – ABS-CBN’s The Filipino Channel (TFC) explores the rich and varied stories of Pinoy expatriates in Europe in a new, monthly magazine program, Juan EU Konek. Airing every first Sunday of the month on TFC in Europe and Middle East and on TFC.tv worldwide,Juan EU Konek brings to life the passions, adventures and success stories of […]

05.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Local News, Promotions, Services ·
Journey at Pechanga at state’s largest resort/casino offers guests green-saving stay & play package

Journey at Pechanga at state’s largest resort/casino offers guests green-saving stay & play package

Journey at Pechanga championship golf course, one of the many high end amenities for guests on site at Pechanga Resort & Casino, is consistently rated among the top public courses in the country. A challenging and rewarding course for golfers of every level, it presents a range of topography – canyons, ravines, open fairways and […]

30.07.2014 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Happenings, Offers, Promotions ·
AARP launches search for America’s top boomer talent with Boomer Superstarcontest powered by American Idol Live!

AARP launches search for America’s top boomer talent with Boomer Superstarcontest powered by American Idol Live!

Contest will search for undiscovered baby boomers with star quality and amazing voices WASHINGTON, D.C. – Calling all Baby Boomers looking to become America’s next big singing sensation!  AARP is launching a national search to make one lucky person’s dream a reality while showing that talent is ageless. Powered by American Idol Live!, AARP’s Boomer […]

09.07.2014 · Filled under: Contests, Entertainment, Happenings, Music, Online ·
Filipino Veterans Foundation presents Bataan Legacy April

Filipino Veterans Foundation presents Bataan Legacy April

Los Angeles, CA –  In commemoration of the 72nd Anniversary of the Fall of Bataan (A Day of Valor), the Filipino Veterans Foundation will present Bataan Legacy on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 11:00AM at the Bob Hope Patriotic Hall, 1816 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90015. Admission to the Program is Free.  Doors will open at 10:00 AM.  A reception will […]

05.04.2014 · Filled under: Contests, Happenings ·
Balita announces Easter Makeover raffle promo

Balita announces Easter Makeover raffle promo

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (March 19, 2014) – Weekend Balita and the US Asian Post, in cooperation with REFRESF Aesthetic and Lifestyle Medicine, Lucky Gloves Gym and Colina Salon present the “Easter Makeover” raffle promotion from March 15 to April 18, 2014. Eight lucky participants may have the chance to win any of the following prizes: a 1st prize of beauty salon services, […]

22.03.2014 · Filled under: Offers, Promotions ·
Village Buildah to Hold International Car Raffle Fundraising Event for Charity

Village Buildah to Hold International Car Raffle Fundraising Event for Charity

Event to give away nearly $40,000 in prizes, including 2014 Mercedes C250 Los Angeles, California – Village Buildah, a nonprofit group dedicated to educating, sheltering, and feeding the underprivileged of the world, is proud to announce its first-ever international Car Raffle Fundraising Event to fund four global charities. Those in the United States and Canada can purchase […]

13.03.2014 · Filled under: Happenings, Promotions ·
Got a mile-high love story? United Airlines is looking for you

Got a mile-high love story? United Airlines is looking for you

(Relaxnews) – If you’re a couple who found romance aboard a United Airlines flight, the US carrier is inviting you to share your love story for the chance to win two roundtrip tickets to the destination of your choice. Couples who found their soulmate in their seat partner aboard a United Airlines flight, or staged […]

Celebrate lunar New Year at Pala, Jan. 31-Feb. 15, with $30,000 good luck, good fortune drawing

Celebrate lunar New Year at Pala, Jan. 31-Feb. 15, with $30,000 good luck, good fortune drawing

PALA, CA – Blackjack, Pai Gow Poker and Baccarat players at Pala Casino Spa & Resort can celebrate the Lunar New Year, The Year of the Horse, January 31 to February 15, and win extra cash in the casino’s $30,000 Good Luck & Good Fortune Drawing. Privileges Card Club members can start earning entries into the $30,000 Saturday, February 15, […]

25.01.2014 · Filled under: Happenings, Promotions ·
ABS-CBN FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL SAGIP KAPAMILYA – For U.S. & Canada -Telethon EXTENDED!

ABS-CBN FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL SAGIP KAPAMILYA – For U.S. & Canada -Telethon EXTENDED!

Due to high call demand, TFC is extending the hours of  Sagip Kapamilya Telethon for Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) until 10:30 pm Pacific / 1:30 am Eastern. Call the HOTLINE : 1 (877) 992-2429  to make your donation.   Magkasama tayo sa kwento ng pagbangon! Share/Post/Tweet #TFC #SagipKapamilya Telethon EXTENSION for #YolandaPH #TyphoonHaiyan till 1030pm Pacific/130am Eastern. HOTLINE to DONATE: 1-877-992-2429 ABS-CBN International’s StarKargo accepts In-Kind Donations The following […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Promotions, Services ·
Great way to Experience Korea: Koreastay

Great way to Experience Korea: Koreastay

For anyone who wants to visit Korea at a competitive price and also experience the family culture of Korea first hand, this is the perfect program. In a nutshell, this program provides Korean families who welcome foreign tourists for short/extended stay at their homes. Of course, each of these homes are carefully examined and certified […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Promotions ·
Organic MC Hair Care 15% Off Promo!

Organic MC Hair Care 15% Off Promo!

21.10.2013 · Filled under: Discounts, Promotions ·
For Thanksgiving, Colina Salon is giving back with glamorous discounts

For Thanksgiving, Colina Salon is giving back with glamorous discounts

15-50 % off on beauty treatments & products  COLINA Salon is enjoying a banner year, thanks to the support of its loyal clients. First, it has expanded with three salons running in 2013, the latest in Rancho Cucamunga. All its major promos – Bonanza Savers, Colors of Spring and Summer Sizzlers—were wildly popular. So were […]

18.10.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Discounts, Promotions ·
Kuala Lumpur & Manila 6 nights + air via Philippine Airlines From $1,699

Kuala Lumpur & Manila 6 nights + air via Philippine Airlines From $1,699

Malaysia and Philippines – Rich heritage & tropical paradise Experience Malaysia and the Philippines in a six-day trip to each country’s iconic scenery and natural wonders. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, enjoy a tour that includes the National Monument, Independence Square (the heart of downtown Kuala Lumpur surrounded by impressive historical buildings), and a drive around […]

10.10.2013 · Filled under: Promotions ·
Kuala Lumpur and Bohol  5 nights + air via Philippine Airlines from $1,799

Kuala Lumpur and Bohol 5 nights + air via Philippine Airlines from $1,799

MALAYSIA AND PHILIPPINES – RICH HERITAGE & EXOTIC FAUNA Experience Malaysia and the Philippines in a five-night trip to each country’s iconic scenery and natural wonders. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, enjoy a tour that includes the National Monument, Independence Square (the heart of downtown Kuala Lumpur surrounded by impressive historical buildings), and a drive around […]

30.09.2013 · Filled under: Promotions ·
Free Social Security Disability Screenings at Exposition Park Saturday

Free Social Security Disability Screenings at Exposition Park Saturday

Allsup sponsors Walk to Stop Lupus Now; will provide consumer information for individuals with disabilities Belleville, Ill.—Sept. 25, 2013—Allsup, a nationwide provider of Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) representation, will offer free SSDI eligibility screenings at Exposition Park, Saturday, Sept. 28, during the Lupus Foundation of America’s Walk to End Lupus Now, beginning at 9 a.m. About 1.5 million people […]

26.09.2013 · Filled under: Giveaways, Services ·
Kuala Lumpur and Cebu 5 nights + air via Malaysia Airlines from $1,939

Kuala Lumpur and Cebu 5 nights + air via Malaysia Airlines from $1,939

Malaysia and Philippines – Rich heritage Experience Malaysia and the Philippines in a five-night trip to each country’s iconic scenery and natural wonders. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, enjoy a tour that includes the National Monument, Independence Square (the heart of downtown Kuala Lumpur surrounded by impressive historical buildings), and a drive around Chinatown (a vibrant […]

25.09.2013 · Filled under: Promotions ·
Refresh Aesthetic and Lifestyle Medicine is proud to offer PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) Therapy

Refresh Aesthetic and Lifestyle Medicine is proud to offer PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) Therapy

September 20, 2013: Glendale, CA – The latest treatment in natural, anti-aging, facial rejuvenation therapy and regenerative injection treatment for joint pain, known as PRP, is now available at Refresh Aesthetic and Lifestyle Medicine under the direction of Dr. Larry Vigilia, M.D. Michelle Cheatham, Business Development Manager of PRP Life Lift™ stated, “The doctors at […]

22.09.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Promotions, Services ·
The Broad To Offer Free General Admission

The Broad To Offer Free General Admission

Eli and Edythe Broad Preview New Contemporary Art Museum, Set to Open in Late 2014 LOS ANGELES —The Broad, Los Angeles’s newest contemporary art museum on Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles, will offer free general admission when it opens in late 2014, founders Eli and Edythe Broad announced today. At a hard hat tour […]

19.09.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Giveaways, Videos ·
Visit Malaysia and the Philippines for 5 nights starting at $1,950

Visit Malaysia and the Philippines for 5 nights starting at $1,950

Experience Malaysia and the Philippines in a five-night trip to each country’s iconic scenery and natural wonders. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, enjoy a tour that includes the National Monument, Independence Square (the heart of downtown Kuala Lumpur surrounded by impressive historical buildings), and a drive around Chinatown (a vibrant bustling destination with tasty delicacies and […]

18.09.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Discounts, Promotions ·
LA 18 KSCI-TV Harvest Moon Festival 2013

LA 18 KSCI-TV Harvest Moon Festival 2013

Family Entertainment & a Chance to Win a Brand New Car + Cash Giveaways! Arcadia, CA – LA 18 KSCI-TV celebrates the 18th Annual Harvest Moon Festival on Sunday, September 22 at the beautiful Arcadia County Park from 11am to 5pm. Drawing large crowds from across Southern California, LA 18 hosts the most exciting festival of the season. The Harvest […]

11.09.2013 · Filled under: Giveaways, Happenings ·
Winners announced for FPAC 22 ticket giveaways

Winners announced for FPAC 22 ticket giveaways

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (September 6, 2013) – Five lucky winners were picked for the Family 4 Pack Giveaways raffle promo for the City of Los Angeles’ 22nd Annual Festival of Philippine Arts & Culture (FPAC 22).  Each winner will receive four admission tickets to the festival which will be held on September 7 and 8, […]

06.09.2013 · Filled under: Giveaways ·
Five lucky winners will win Family 4 Pack tickets to FPAC 22

Five lucky winners will win Family 4 Pack tickets to FPAC 22

The Association for the advancement of Filipino Amecian Arts and Culture (FilAmARTS) in cooperation with Balita Media, Inc. is giving away tickets to the City of Los Angeles’ 22nd Annual Festival of Filipino Arts & Culture (FPAC 22). The promotion entitled “Family 4 Pack Giveaway” will run from August 24 – September 5, 2013. Five […]

23.08.2013 · Filled under: Promotions ·
KUALA LUMPUR AND BOHOL  5 NIGHTS + AIR VIA PHILIPPINE AIRLINES FROM $1,799

KUALA LUMPUR AND BOHOL 5 NIGHTS + AIR VIA PHILIPPINE AIRLINES FROM $1,799

MALAYSIA AND PHILIPPINES – RICH HERITAGE & EXOTIC FAUNA Experience Malaysia and the Philippines in a five-night trip to each country’s iconic scenery and natural wonders. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, enjoy a tour that includes the National Monument, Independence Square (the heart of downtown Kuala Lumpur surrounded by impressive historical buildings), and a drive around […]

14.08.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Promotions ·
KUALA LUMPUR & MANILA 6 NIGHTS + AIR VIA PHILIPPINE AIRLINES FROM $1,699

KUALA LUMPUR & MANILA 6 NIGHTS + AIR VIA PHILIPPINE AIRLINES FROM $1,699

MALAYSIA AND PHILIPPINES – RICH HERITAGE & TROPICAL PARADISE Experience Malaysia and the Philippines in a six-day trip to each country’s iconic scenery and natural wonders. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, enjoy a tour that includes the National Monument, Independence Square (the heart of downtown Kuala Lumpur surrounded by impressive historical buildings), and a drive around […]

14.08.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Promotions ·
KUALA LUMPUR AND PALAWAN  5 NIGHTS + AIR VIA PHILIPPINE AIRLINES FROM $1,899

KUALA LUMPUR AND PALAWAN 5 NIGHTS + AIR VIA PHILIPPINE AIRLINES FROM $1,899

MALAYSIA AND PHILIPPINES – RICH HERITAGE & NATURAL BEAUTY Experience Malaysia and the Philippines in a five-night trip to each country’s iconic scenery and natural wonders. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, enjoy a tour that includes the National Monument, Independence Square (the heart of downtown Kuala Lumpur surrounded by impressive historical buildings), and a drive around […]

13.08.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Promotions ·
Let Dr. Tess, Patricia Javier take care of your skin

Let Dr. Tess, Patricia Javier take care of your skin

Celeb esthetician to do hydrafacials for lucky clients Aug. 18 at M Beauty Glendale MOST of her fans know her as a movie actress, singer, beauty titlist, model, and mom to two boys. Recently, she has been making waves as a DJ with the monicker “G-Love.” TFC viewers may also have caught her inviting ladies […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Filipino Stars, Promotions, Services ·
Balita Media, Inc. and Pechanga Resort & Casino announces the winners of the Anne Curtis “Annebisyosa” No Other Concert Contest

Balita Media, Inc. and Pechanga Resort & Casino announces the winners of the Anne Curtis “Annebisyosa” No Other Concert Contest

On June 7th, Balita Media, Inc., in cooperation with Pechanga Resort & Casino concluded its Anne Curtis “Annebisyosa” No Other Concert ticket giveaway and selected eleven winners. The first eight of these eleven winners will see Anne Curtis perform live with her special guests, Nina and Derek Ramsay at the Pechanga Theater. The remaining three […]

11.06.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Happenings ·
Get free tickets to see Anne Curtis: No Other Concert at the Pechanga Theater

Get free tickets to see Anne Curtis: No Other Concert at the Pechanga Theater

Pechanga Resort & Casino Philippine Independence Day Raffle Competition On June 15th, Anne Curtis, one of the Philippines’ most well known, multifaceted entertainers will be performing live at the Pechanga Theater. The event is part of Anne Curtis’ 2013 world tour titled, “No Other Concert.” Weekend Balita, in conjunction with Pechanga Resort & Casino will be […]

01.05.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Happenings ·
Refresh: Aesthetic & Lifestyle Medicine Raffle Contest

Refresh: Aesthetic & Lifestyle Medicine Raffle Contest

Refresh: Aesthetic & Lifestyle Medicine, Glendale’s premier destination for aesthetic health and beauty treatments will be holding a multifaceted raffle contest throughout the month of April. The contest will have three winners, each of whom will have a choice of several prizes. The prize distribution can be seen below: Grand Prize: Chemical Peel treatment OR laser hair removal (upper lip/under […]

11.04.2013 · Filled under: Contests ·
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 gets US launch date

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 gets US launch date

(Relaxnews) – The company’s latest 8-inch tablet, conceived as a direct competitor to the iPad Mini will go on sale in the US on April 11. The tablet, which doesn’t feature a high-resolution screen, but does boast S-Pen stylus support, a 1.6GHz Quad Core processor and 2GB of RAM plus 16GB of internal storage (which […]

09.04.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Promotions, Science & Technology ·
TFC, COMELEC and DFA-OAVS partner to promote overseas voting for  2013 Philippine elections

TFC, COMELEC and DFA-OAVS partner to promote overseas voting for 2013 Philippine elections

Kim, Robi, Maan, Atom and Ted are the faces of a new global campaign calling for overseas Filipinos to vote from April 13-May 13 March 25, 2013 (QUEZON CITY, PHILIPPINES) – After a record-breaking turnout of Filipinos during the registration period in 2012 as a result of a multi-platform campaign mounted by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) and the […]

03.04.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars, Philippine News, Promotions, Videos ·
Colina Cosmetics: The Colors of Spring

Colina Cosmetics: The Colors of Spring

There’s no stopping Colina Salon from its marketing ventures, this time the beauty experts of LA comes up with another name for its popular beauty product: THE COLINA COSMETICS.  This newly branded make up line promises real and true colors that LASTS for a long time: it can last the whole day.  Probably no touch […]

01.04.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Promotions, Services ·
Explore the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles with Weekend Balita

Explore the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles with Weekend Balita

Meet Thomas the T. Rex.  He weighs nearly 7,000 pounds and is 34 feet long.  He is a giant dinosaur that lived over 65 million years ago.  He is one of the stunning exhibits at the Dinosaur Hall at the Natural History Museum in Los Angeles, California. The Natural History of Museum of Los Angeles […]

18.03.2013 · Filled under: Contests ·
Natural History Museum teams up with Balita Media for the Easter Egg Drawing Contest

Natural History Museum teams up with Balita Media for the Easter Egg Drawing Contest

On March 6, 2013 Balita Media, Inc. and the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County collaboratively launched their Easter Egg Drawing Contest. In celebration of the upcoming Easter holiday, participants can create and draw their own personal rendition of the classic “Easter Egg.” The drawing should be done on a standard 8.5 X 11 […]

06.03.2013 · Filled under: Easter, Offers ·
LAUSD STUDENT’S WINNING BREAKFAST RECIPE TO BE FEATURED IN NEXT YEAR’S CAFETERIA MENU

LAUSD STUDENT’S WINNING BREAKFAST RECIPE TO BE FEATURED IN NEXT YEAR’S CAFETERIA MENU

LAUSD Launches Breakfast Recipe Contest for National School Breakfast Week LOS ANGELES — In honor of National School Breakfast Week (Mar. 4-8, 2013), Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is launching a Breakfast Recipe Contest in search of the next student-inspired dish to start the morning right.  Sponsored by the District’s “I’M IN” campaign, an all-inclusive […]

04.03.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Happenings ·
Pechanga Resort & Casino give away $100,000 “Lucky Red Envelope” for Lunar New Year

Pechanga Resort & Casino give away $100,000 “Lucky Red Envelope” for Lunar New Year

In celebration of the Lunar New Year, Pechanga Resort & Casino will be holding numerous of New Year celebration events. To enhance the festive mood on property, Pechanga promotes the “Blackjack, Pai Gow Poker and Baccarat Table Games Prize Drawings” and the “Lucky Red Envelope” drawing. From Monday, February 4th to Friday, February 22nd, at […]

15.02.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Happenings, Lunar New Year, Promotions ·
Lunar New Year Celebration with Red Money Envelope Giveaway

Lunar New Year Celebration with Red Money Envelope Giveaway

In celebration of the Lunar New Year, Pechanga Resorts & Casino is holding numerous of New Year celebration activities. First of all, to add more Lunar New Year mood to the property, Pechanga will enhance the property with “The Year of the Snake” themed decorations starting February. When the time comes, there will be banners […]

29.01.2013 · Filled under: Giveaways, Happenings ·
Ready for Romance: Valentine’s Day 2013 Raffle Contest

Ready for Romance: Valentine’s Day 2013 Raffle Contest

Valentine’s Day has, throughout the years, been one of our society’s most anticipated holidays. It is a day filled with a nuanced combination of passion, interest, intrigue, excitement, nervousness and new horizons. For many, it is a start to their New Year with their significant other, or maybe it is their first date with someone […]

25.01.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Contests, Giveaways, Offers, Promotions ·
Metta World Peace of LA Lakers to Judge Student Suicide Prevention Video Contest!

Metta World Peace of LA Lakers to Judge Student Suicide Prevention Video Contest!

Metta World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest, star forward for the Los Angeles Lakers leads the roster of judges for the statewide high school student video contest called Directing Change. The contest is part of statewide efforts to prevent suicide, reduce stigma and discrimination related to mental illness, and to promote the mental health […]

23.01.2013 · Filled under: Contests ·
Balita Media announces winners of Sharon Cuneta Up Close raffle contest

Balita Media announces winners of Sharon Cuneta Up Close raffle contest

On January 17th, Balita Media Inc. raffled two pairs of tickets to see Sharon Cuneta Up Close with KC Concepcion at the Pechanga Theater on January 18th. Balita Media Inc. and Pechanga Resort & Casino would like to cordially congratulate the following winners: Emeline Vermillion from Ontario, California and Diana Pamela M. Nepomuceno from Murrieta, […]

18.01.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Filipino Stars, Giveaways, Music, Promotions ·
Pechanga Resort & Casino announces free tickets to “Sharon Cuneta Up Close” Contest

Pechanga Resort & Casino announces free tickets to “Sharon Cuneta Up Close” Contest

On January 18th and 19th at 8pm, the “Megastar” of the Philippines, Sharon Cuneta will perform at the world-renowned Pechanga Theater. The performance will also feature a guest performance by Sharon’s eldest daughter, KC Concepcion. In recent times, Pechanga Resort & Casino’s Theater has given host to a multitude of talented Filipino performers; in November, […]

Colina Salon Branches out in Rancho Cucamonga

Colina Salon Branches out in Rancho Cucamonga

New Year ushers new outlet for Colina Salon inside Island Pacific 2013 looks bright and busy for Marlou Colina, owner of Colina Salon. He drives from Long Beach to Rancho Cucamonga to supervise the construction of the newest Colina Salon in Island Pacific. The sign is already up , now he is looking at the […]

11.01.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Discounts, Local News, Promotions ·
Balita Media announces the winners of the “Free Trip for 2 to the Philippines” raffle contest

Balita Media announces the winners of the “Free Trip for 2 to the Philippines” raffle contest

On December 20th, Balita Media Inc. held its annual raffle contest on LA-18’s Kababayan LA, hosted by Janelle So with guest, Joy Marino from Balita Media. The raffle contest gave away ten consolation prizes and a grand prize, which includes two round-trip tickets to the Philippines courtesy of Balita Media and Philippine Airlines and a […]

26.12.2012 · Filled under: Contests ·
Free trip for two to the Philippines raffle drawing on December 20th

Free trip for two to the Philippines raffle drawing on December 20th

Weekend Balita and The Us Asian post in conjunction with their sponsors would like to announce the “Free Trip for Two to the Philippines” raffle contest.  The drawing will be held on December 20, 2012 on LA-18’s Kababayan LA, hosted by Janelle So.  The grand prize includes two round0-trip tickets to the Philippines from Philippine […]

07.12.2012 · Filled under: Contests ·
COLINA SALON’S CHRISTMAS BONUS!

COLINA SALON’S CHRISTMAS BONUS!

03.12.2012 · Filled under: Discounts ·
“SMILES FOR THE WORLD”: A FILIPINO ESSAY CONTEST ON CALIDAD HUMANA

“SMILES FOR THE WORLD”: A FILIPINO ESSAY CONTEST ON CALIDAD HUMANA

Los Angeles, 28 November 2012 – The national photography essay competition dubbed as “Smiles for the World”, has been jointly organized by the Embassies of Chile and Brazil in the Philippines, together with the Cultural Center of the Philippines, University of Santo Tomas, University of Asia & the Pacific, University of the Philippines, Ateneo de Manila University, […]

03.12.2012 · Filled under: Contests ·
Time Warner Cable announces new Triple Play Packages with global calling – allowing customers to call around the world for 1¢ per minute

Time Warner Cable announces new Triple Play Packages with global calling – allowing customers to call around the world for 1¢ per minute

Los Angeles, CA – November 20, 2012 – Time Warner Cable today announced the launch of its first ever Triple Play Package with the Global Penny Phone Plan that features calling to land-line phones in over 40 countries worldwide for as little as one penny per minute and competitive rates to other parts of the […]

29.11.2012 · Filled under: Discounts, Services ·
Colina salon fall back prices in the fall season

Colina salon fall back prices in the fall season

Prices are falling on special salon deals  The Season of Fall is now felt with the sudden rains and cold winds. The colors of the landscape changes with reddish and golden hues. As the world changes its colors and climate, so does fashion and hairstyles.In Colina Salon, they  welcome the Fall Season with special savings and […]

10.11.2012 · Filled under: Discounts, Promotions, Services ·
Get free tickets to see Richard Gomez, Rico Puno and Patricia Javier at Pechanga

Get free tickets to see Richard Gomez, Rico Puno and Patricia Javier at Pechanga

Pechanga Resort and Casino will be giving away 3 pairs of free tickets to see Richard Gomez, Rico Puno and Patricia Javier at the world famous Pechanga Theater on November 16th at 8 PM.  The contest will begin on November 3rd and will end on November 12th, 2012.  Complete this Rico J. Puno song for a chance […]

04.11.2012 · Filled under: Contests, Giveaways, Promotions ·
Free trip for 2 to the Philippines extended until Dec. 21st

Free trip for 2 to the Philippines extended until Dec. 21st

By: Nicholas Scolari   Weekend Balita and The Us Asian post in conjunction with their wonderful sponsors announce the extension of  the “Free Trip for Two to the Philippines” raffle contest, which will send two individuals on a free trip to the Philippines and cover the cost of sending Balikbayan boxes, salon services, and a […]

15.10.2012 · Filled under: Contests, Giveaways, Promotions ·
Ipagdiwang ang Harvest Moon Festival na may Fiat 500C, pera at mooncake na ipamimigay sa Pechanga Resort & Casino

Ipagdiwang ang Harvest Moon Festival na may Fiat 500C, pera at mooncake na ipamimigay sa Pechanga Resort & Casino

Sa selebrasyon ng Harvest Moon Festival, iniimbitahan kayo ng Pechanga Resort & Casino na sumali sa promosyon ng “Table Games Prize Drawing.” Mula ngayon hanngang Setyembre 28, sa bawat “Dragon Bet hand” sa EZ Baccarat, ang mga manlalaro na kasali ay makakakuha ng tiket para sa bolahan.  Heto pa, sa bawat “Straight” o “Flush hand” […]

27.09.2012 · Filled under: Promotions ·
Celebrate Harvest Moon Festival with Fiat 500C, cash and mooncake giveaway at Pechanga Resort & Casino

Celebrate Harvest Moon Festival with Fiat 500C, cash and mooncake giveaway at Pechanga Resort & Casino

In celebration of the Harvest Moon Festival, Pechanga promotes the “3-Treasure Table Games Prize Drawing”.  From now until September 28th, when getting a “Dragon Bet” hand at EZ Baccarat, every player at the table will earn a drawing ticket.  In addition, when getting a “Straight or Flush” hand in Pai Gow or a “Suited Blackjack” […]

22.09.2012 · Filled under: Giveaways, Promotions ·
Join Pechanga Resort & Casino’s in celebration of the Harvest Moon Festival with Prizes and Cash Giveaway

Join Pechanga Resort & Casino’s in celebration of the Harvest Moon Festival with Prizes and Cash Giveaway

In celebration of the Harvest Moon Festival, Pechanga Resort & Casino invites you to join them in the promotion of the Table Games Prize Drawing. Starting from September 1st until the 28th, when getting a “Dragon Bet” hand at EZ Baccarat, every player at the table will earn a drawing ticket. In addition, when getting […]

12.09.2012 · Filled under: Giveaways, Happenings, Local News, Promotions ·

TIME WARNER CABLE TO PROVIDE 3 MONTHS OF FREE FILIPINO PROGRAMMING FOR TRIPLE PLAY SUBSCRIBERS

Enjoy Three Free Months of Filipino Programming For a Limited Time with Triple Play Subscription Los Angeles, CA – Time Warner Cable, the second largest cable provider in the U.S., introduces a limited time offer which includes free Filipino programming for three months for those who sign up for our Triple Play TV, Internet and […]

28.08.2012 · Filled under: Giveaways, Promotions, Services ·
Win a FREE trip for 2 to the Philippines!

Win a FREE trip for 2 to the Philippines!

Weekend Balita The US Asian Post Philippine Airlines Philippine Department of Tourism The Law Offices of Paul M. Allen And Victory Cargo Present Win a FREE trip for 2 to the Philippines! For the 8th Annual Ambassadors, Consuls General and Tourism Directors Tour of the Philippines* Join our Thanksgiving raffle contest from August 1 – […]

24.08.2012 · Filled under: Contests, Giveaways, Happenings, Local News, Promotions ·
$5 milyon ang jackpot ngayong Linggo sa “Luck of the Draw”

$5 milyon ang jackpot ngayong Linggo sa “Luck of the Draw”

Ang “ Luck of the Draw “ sa Pechanga Resort and Casino ay magtatapos ngayong Linggo, Agosto 19.  Ang promosyong ito ay nagsimula noong Hulyo 14, na may jackpot na $300,000.  Ang jackpot ay tumaas ng tumaas kada linggo, hanggang sa ito ay umabot sa $1 milyon noong nakaraang lingo, Agosto 11.  Ang pinakahuling jackpot, […]

13.08.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Giveaways, Happenings, Local News, Promotions ·
$1 milyong jackpot ngayong linggo!

$1 milyong jackpot ngayong linggo!

Ang Pechanga Resort and Casino ay may papremyo na may halagang $1 milyon ngayong linggo, Agosto 12, mula sa “Luck of the Draw” na tuloy-tuloy hanggang Agosto 19.  Ang jackpot sa Agosto 19 ay $5 milyon! Kung ang jackpot ngayong linggo na $1 milyon ay mapanalunan man o hindi,  siguradong ilalabas pa rin ng Pechanga ang […]

07.08.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Local News, Promotions ·
Free admission ticket raffle promo winners for the US-Philippines Expo 2012 named

Free admission ticket raffle promo winners for the US-Philippines Expo 2012 named

  Weekend Balita and the US Asian Post have recently concluded a raffle promotion giving away 100 free admission tickets to the US-Philippines Expo 2012. The raffle draw was held at Balita Media’s office in Glendale, California on July 31, 2012, where 50 winners were randomly selected to receive two free admission tickets each.   […]

02.08.2012 · Filled under: Giveaways, Happenings, Promotions ·
US-Philippines Expo 2012 free admission ticket raffle promo is extended to July 31

US-Philippines Expo 2012 free admission ticket raffle promo is extended to July 31

Weekend Balita and the US Asian Post are holding a raffle promotion to give away 100 free admission tickets to the US-Philippines Expo 2012.  There will be 50 winners who will receive two free admission tickets each. The raffle draw, which was originally scheduled to end on July 27, 2012, will be extended for four […]

25.07.2012 · Filled under: Happenings, Promotions ·
(Aug. 4) Join the 3-Mile Walk for a cause at the U.S.-Philippine Expo 2012

(Aug. 4) Join the 3-Mile Walk for a cause at the U.S.-Philippine Expo 2012

A 3-Mile Walk will be held on August 4, 2012 in Pomona, CA to kick-off the festivities at the U.S.-Philippines Expo 2012. The fundraising walkathon will be benefiting the Beautiful Day Foundation and Sagip Kapamilya – ABS-CBN Foundation, Inc. City of Pomona Mayor, Elliott Rothman will be hosting the event which begins at 8:00 AM […]

12.07.2012 · Filled under: Happenings, Health & Fitness, Promotions ·
Get the crew together for eMotion dance competition!

Get the crew together for eMotion dance competition!

Image: Jean-no (FAL), via Wikimedia Commons eMotion (Ethnic Motion) is a Hip hop dance competition taking place at the U.S. Philippines Expo 2012. Group dancers or dance crews are invited to showcase their creativity, talent, technique and uniqueness for a chance to win a cash prize of $3,000 and media exposure.  The winners will be […]

12.07.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Promotions ·
(August 4-5) US-Philippines Expo 2012 is set to be the “best ever”

(August 4-5) US-Philippines Expo 2012 is set to be the “best ever”

Bigger and better than ever, the first and one of the largest Filipino festivals returns to Fairplex Pomona on August 4-5, 2012. The organizers are giving away a brand new car to a lucky patron through a grand raffle draw, as the highlight of the “International Speed Meet” exhibit which will feature an extensive collection […]

25.06.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Happenings, Promotions ·
Mr. Pure Energy still has it! Gary V. Live at Pechanga Resort and Casino

Mr. Pure Energy still has it! Gary V. Live at Pechanga Resort and Casino

Temecula, CA – As part of the Mabuhay Philippines Independence Day at Pechanga Resort and Casino, Gary Valenciano entertained the crowd of die-hard Filipino fans with a 2-hour set, two-day concert event held June 14-15. It was at least five years since he had a concert at Pechanga and he didn’t disappoint. With almost 30 […]

15.06.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Promotions, Services ·

Ipagdiriwang ng Pechanga ang Araw ng Kalayaan ng Pilipinas mula ika-12 hanggang ika-16 ng Hunyo

Temecula, CA – Ito na ang pinakamalaking pagdiriwang ng Pechanga Resort & Casino para sa Araw ng Kalayaan ng Pilipinas!  Limang araw na paggunita sa Kalayaan ng Pilipinas mula sa Espanya noong taong 1898 ang sisimulan sa ika-12 ng Hunyo hanggang sa katapusan ng linggo. Pinamagatang “Mabuhay” at kasama si “Mr. Pure Energy” na si […]

11.06.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Local News, Promotions, Services ·
Vote for the ‘most delicious’ magazine cover of 2011

Vote for the ‘most delicious’ magazine cover of 2011

(Relaxnews) – From towering, multi-deckered sandwiches stuffed senseless with deli meats, cheeses and red chili peppers, to a close-up of a medium-rare steak still quivering with bloody juices, gourmands are being invited to vote for their favorite food porn cover from US magazines. In the American Society of Magazine Editors’ annual Best Covers of the Year […]

09.04.2012 · Filled under: Home Food, Promotions ·
New site latest to promise savings for travelers ahead of the summer season

New site latest to promise savings for travelers ahead of the summer season

(Relaxnews) – Right ahead of the summer travel season, a new tool called Tingo has been released with a grand promise that it could save travelers hundreds of millions of dollars. The reasoning behind Tingo, which is owned by TripAdvisor, is simple — hotels often change rates dependent on demand (i.e., how many rooms they have sold), […]

27.03.2012 · Filled under: Money & Business, Promotions ·
Eight ways to bag a hotel bargain online

Eight ways to bag a hotel bargain online

(Relaxnews) – The recent launch of TripAdvisor-owned Tingo has added yet another option for vacationers keen to snag a deal on hotels. But with so many types of hotel booking sites out there, which ones offer what? Here, a handy guide to the sites. Flash sale sites Sites such as Jetsetter, Voyage Privé, Tablet and SniqueAway specialize in selling discounted hotel […]

27.03.2012 · Filled under: Destinations, Promotions ·
Virgin’s airlines hook up for loyalty points

Virgin’s airlines hook up for loyalty points

(Relaxnews) – Virgin’s major airlines — Virgin America, Virgin Atlantic Airways and Virgin Australia — are to allow loyalty point swaps between them for the first time. The deal, announced March 19, allows ‘earning and burning’ virtually without restrictions, allowing  each airline’s loyalty program members to redeem miles or points when flying on any of […]

22.03.2012 · Filled under: Promotions ·
‘Star Wars: The Old Republic’ free for 3 days

‘Star Wars: The Old Republic’ free for 3 days

(Relaxnews) – Starting Thursday, March 15, Star Wars‘ latest foray into the world of online adventures will be free for a three day period. The PC game’s open doors event starts at one minute past midnight, US Central Time (18:01 Central Europe, 1:01am Friday 16 in Singapore) and runs until Monday the 19th, 2am (8:00am Central […]

15.03.2012 · Filled under: Promotions ·

Time Warner Cable teams up with with Will.I.Am for launching of ‘Wouldn’t It be Cool If…’

National Competition Challenges Kids across America to Dream Up Their Coolest Invention Idea (San Diego, CA) –Pina-a-alam ng Time Warner Cable ang official launch ng Wouldn’t It Be Cool If…, isang kampanyang unang pinahayag sa 2012 White House Science Fair ,upang mag isip ang mga  kabataan na ang Science ay Math ay kaiga-igaya, isang makabagong […]

06.03.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Promotions, Services ·
Saveur opens up nominations for annual Best Food Blog Awards

Saveur opens up nominations for annual Best Food Blog Awards

(Relaxnews) – US-based gourmet food magazine Saveur has opened up nominations for its 3rd annual Best Food Blog Awards, which highlights the best in the foodie blogosphere. Beginning March 6, readers can nominate their favorite food blogs in categories that include Best Cooking Blog, Best Food Photography, Best Culinary Travel Blog, and Best Baking & Desserts Blog. […]

06.03.2012 · Filled under: Home Food, Promotions ·
PlayStation users invited to vote on 2011’s best

PlayStation users invited to vote on 2011’s best

(Relaxnews) – Visitors to the North American PlayStation Network Store can cast their votes in the 2012 Gamers’ Choice Awards starting February 28, with results announced March 6. Effectively, users of the PSN Store are voting on upcoming sale titles, as each category winner will then be given a one week discount of 30% from […]

28.02.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Promotions, Videos ·
International cookbook competition adds blog and website categories

International cookbook competition adds blog and website categories

(Relaxnews) – In a move that recognizes the wide ranging impact of food blogs, websites and videos for foodies, an international cookbook competition has added a new media and broadcast category led by chefs like Jacques Pépin, Ming Tsai, and GiltTaste. Finalists for the 2012 International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP) were announced February 16 and, in […]

18.02.2012 · Filled under: Promotions, Videos ·
KFC launches Twitter campaign and gives away free chicken

KFC launches Twitter campaign and gives away free chicken

(Relaxnews) – In an effort to promote the notion that it uses only fresh chicken, KFC has launched a Twitter and Facebook campaign that will give away free gift certificates to followers in the US. Launched February 13, the world’s largest chicken chain announced that it’ll be issuing 20 random tweets from @KFC_Colonel until the end of […]

14.02.2012 · Filled under: Promotions ·
Paul McCartney to stream free concert Thursday via iTunes

Paul McCartney to stream free concert Thursday via iTunes

(Relaxnews) – Announced this week, famed former Beatle Paul McCartney is offering a live free stream performance this Thursday, February 9, at 10 p.m. EST/7 p.m. PST via theiTunes Store and over Apple TV. The performance — set to take place at Capital Studios in Hollywood, California — comes right on the heels of the release of McCartney’s […]

09.02.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Happenings, Promotions ·
Create your own wine label on Facebook

Create your own wine label on Facebook

(Relaxnews) – If you’ve ever fantasized about becoming a winemaker, a California wine company is launching a virtual contest that gives oenophiles a chance to create and market their own label. Crushpad, a custom crush facility for winemakers in Sonoma, California, announced the launch of a Facebook contest this week that allows ordinary wine lovers in the […]

05.02.2012 · Filled under: Promotions ·
Gourmet chocolate maker teams up with writer Nicholas Sparks in love story contest

Gourmet chocolate maker teams up with writer Nicholas Sparks in love story contest

(Relaxnews) – Like the sweeping love stories Chocolat and Like Water for Chocolate, inspired by perhaps one of the most mythologized foods in literature, a confectionery brand has partnered with New York Times bestselling novelist Nicholas Sparks in a contest that seeks the sweetest love story. In the lead-up to Valentine’s Day, when store shelves groan with heart-shaped […]

05.02.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Promotions ·
‘If I could travel in time…’ – Google targets US kids with Doodle challenge

‘If I could travel in time…’ – Google targets US kids with Doodle challenge

(Relaxnews) – On January 18 Google announced the beginning of its fifth annual US Doodle 4 Google competition, asking school-aged children to design one of Google’s iconic images. The competition, which is open to US K-12 (5-18-year-old) students, challenges entrants to create a design for a Google Doodle this year based around the concept “If […]

19.01.2012 · Filled under: Promotions, Videos ·