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Agluto Tayo!

“Let’s Cook!” Pinoy Recipe of the Month Compiled by Lucy Peros Arroz Valenciana This month’s recipe is by Melba Machacon...

Ating Kabuhayan

Letting the Beatitudes Become Your Attitude John A.H. Tomoso† The Beatitudes, as recorded in Chapter Five, verses 1–12 of Matthew’s Gospel, are best understood as descriptive and not prescriptive or telling us what to do but rather telling us about...

Dinengdeng & Pinakbet

Gloria Evangelista Cajigal: A Second Mom to Good Shepherd’s Youth & Young Adults. Gilbert S.C. Keith-Agaran On All Saints Day weekend, Gloria Evangelista Cajigal passed at the age of 66. The Baldwin High School Class of 1972 graduate left behind...

Google Is Not Everything…

The College Application Process In a Pandemic Alexis Joy Viloria | Maui High School As high school seniors all across the country are still settling into virtual learning, there is another force they must overcome: college applications. In this new...

Kwento Kwentuhan

Gift Giving During the COVID-19 Pandemic Liza A Pierce of “A Maui Blog” Christmas is just around the corner. As the feature story in this month’s Fil-Am Voice explores how COVID-19 changes how we celebrate our holidays, particularly on how...

Let’s Talk Pinoy!

It’s my favorite month! Why is that? It’s because it’s my birth month. I am happy when November comes because I am going to be a year wiser and older. I am forever grateful for the gift of life. Four...

Agluto Tayo!

“Let’s Cook!” Pinoy Recipe of the Month Compiled by Lucy Peros Arroz Valenciana This month’s recipe is by Melba Machacon...

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Community... in action

Editor’s note: Send your community briefs to info@filamvoice.com. This month’s column was compiled by Assistant Editor Alfredo G. Evangelista. BAHAY KUBO HERITAGE FOUNDATION The renovation by the Bahay Kubo Heritage Foundation of the roof of the Bahay Kubo at Kepaniwai...

Community... in action

Editor’s note: Send your community briefs to info@filamvoice.com. This month’s column was compiled by Assistant Editor Alfredo G. Evangelista. BAHAY KUBO HERITAGE FOUNDATION The renovation by the Bahay Kubo Heritage Foundation of the roof of the Bahay Kubo at Kepaniwai...

Community... in action

Editor’s note: Send your community briefs to info@filamvoice.com. This month’s column was compiled by Assistant Editor Alfredo G. Evangelista. BAHAY KUBO HERITAGE FOUNDATION The Bahay Kubo Heritage Foundation continues the rehabilitation of the Bahay Kubo at Kepaniwai Park. The roof...

Community... in action

Editor’s note: Send your community briefs to info@filamvoice.com. This month’s column was compiled by Assistant Editor Alfredo G. Evangelista. Bayanihan One definition of Bayanihan is helping a neighbor as a community; doing a job together, lesseing the workload and making...

Community... in action

Editor’s note: Send your community briefs to info@filamvoice.com. This month’s column was compiled by Assistant Editor Alfredo G. Evangelista. Bahay Kubo Heritage Foundation Work continues on the rehabilitation of the Bahay Kubo at Kepaniwai. To volunteer contact Zaldy Ugalino at...

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Turning the Page, Beginning Anew …

Whew! What a dramatic ending to the 2020 presidential election! The Biden and Harris team are projected as president and vice president elect. This is a very historic moment for our nation—with Harris as the first woman and a person...

Open Our Economy Safely

Open Our Economy Safely Our Working Families Need to Get Back to Work … Oh, what a relief. After over seven months of shutting down our Maui economy, we are finally beginning to somewhat see a light at the end of...

Make Your Voice Heard… VOTE!

The 2020 elections are like no other in Maui’s history—one that will be transformational. During this election, voters can change how and who will manage Maui’s governmental operations. The choice is between activist candidates and policies versus moderate and pragmatic...

No Professional Sports to Watch During COVID-19 Lockdown …

When the suspension of professional sports was first announced at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic a few months ago, I was frustrated, disappointed, conflicted and like many others, in denial. The first thing that came to mind was “What...

Honoring Our Ordinary Heroes During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Tough times bring out the best in people. When we speak about heroes we normally think of our military, medical doctors, nurses, specialists, police, and fire personnel who undoubtedly deserve honor and praise for their unselfish service during this pandemic....