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Restoring the China Bank building

The Manila Times 21 Nov 2022
During the Japanese Occupation, it was used as a headquarters of Japanese forces and, during the Battle for Manila in 1945, it was destroyed ... This enormous undertaking affirms Hans Sy and management's commitment not only to preserve the China Bank Building, but also to help revive Binondo and help beautify downtown Manila.
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Fast-track Remulla plan to relocate Bilibid!

The Manila Times 08 Nov 2022
The country's national penitentiary was relocated in 1940 from the Spanish-era prison in what is now downtown Manila to Muntinlupa ... The growth of metropolitan Manila and the building of the South Luzon expressway during the Marcos era spurred the development of Muntinlupa as a ...
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La Pequeña Manila recibe en Miami a miles de trabajadores filipinos de cruceros

Tacoma News Tribune 18 Oct 2022
Oct. 17—Julio César Ang dejó su bandeja llena de pescado seco, cerdo en adobo, frijoles negros y arroz blanco en Manila Kantina, en downtown Miami. Era su momento favorito de ... .
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Pocket of Miami, dubbed Little Manila, caters to thousands of Filipino cruise ship workers

The Miami Herald 16 Oct 2022
Julius Caesar Ang set down his tray filled with dried fish, adobo pork, black beans and white rice at Manila Kantina in downtown Miami. It was his favorite time of ... .
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Ford unveils newest Mustang, extending gas-powered life

The Manila Times 15 Sep 2022
DETROIT, Michigan. The Ford Motor Co. unveiled on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) its seventh-generation Mustang in a brash and boisterous event in downtown Detroit that pointed to the staying power of gasoline-powered vehicles. The big reveal had been teased for months by company officials and organized as a celebration of the 58-year-old model ... ....
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It’s more fun again in Cebu

Manila Standard 09 Sep 2022
While Metro Cebu’s urban landscape resembles that of Metro Manila, albeit in a smaller scale, this metropolis has its other unique charms. Its downtown core and business districts are just a short drive away from Mactan Island, which is home to white-sand beaches and high-end resorts—its one unique advantage over Metro Manila.
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Quiapo Heritage Zone bill pushed

The Manila Times 20 Aug 2022
THE Manila City Council has called on the House of Representatives to pass a bill declaring the Quiapo district as a National Heritage Zone ... Quiapo, referred to as the "Old Downtown of Manila," is home to the Quiapo Church where the feast of the Black Nazarene is held with millions of people attending annually.
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Linamnam, back with a vengeance

Manila Bulletin 18 Aug 2022
OLD DOWNTOWN MANILA Pater sa Quiapo with an all-duck tea and palapa ... “Carinderias in Manila would normally serve a mix of the most popular regional cuisines.
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Inside N.J.’s Filipino foodie paradise, where a city sizzles with authentic eats

NJ 26 Jul 2022
In downtown Jersey City, there’s Manila Avenue, a section of Grove Street renamed in 1980 for the country’s capital, along which resides Philippine Plaza, a park that houses a statue of national hero Jose P.
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Over P2.1-M ‘shabu’ seized in Bacolod City

Sun Star 04 Jun 2022
OVER P2 million worth of suspected shabu was seized in separate drug bust operations of Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) in the city in the last two days ... Upon questioning, Javelosa admitted that his illegal drug supply comes from Manila and that he was operating in the areas of Police Stations 1, 2, 3 and 6 as well as at the downtown area ... .
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Stepping Back: A Filipino-American Sojourn

The Los Angeles Times 01 Jun 2022
Kids swim in the Pasig River near the Quinta Fish Market and Port in the old downtown district of Manila. Manila is where my dad grew up, and where I spent some years as a child ... A laborer pulls a cart of rolled fabric along the Escolta, a shopping district in the old downtown area of Manila ... No bombs blew up in Manila.
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Philippine presidential candidates wrap up campaign after millions rally in capital

Xinhua 08 May 2022
Boxing icon-turned-senator Emmanuel Pacquiao, 43, ended his campaign in his downtown of General Santos City in southern Philippines; Manila City Mayor and former actor Francisco Domagoso, 47, in the Tondo district in Manila City; and former-national-police-chief-turned senator Panfilo Lacson, 73, in his hometown of Cavite province.
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Historic Filipinotown gateway to be unveiled today

The Los Angeles Times 07 May 2022
Filipino Americans settled in the area after being displaced from their original neighborhood, called Little Manila, on Bunker Hill in downtown L.A ... Little Manila, as luxury apartments are sprouting where strip malls once stood and where working-class Filipino families once lived.
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San Antonio is sounding the alarm as Title 42 is set to end

Henry Herald 20 Apr 2022
Katie Myers has a smile for everyone as she walks around Travis Park in downtown San Antonio, greeting migrants who have just been dropped off in the city by US immigration authorities ... In one hand, the migrants carry a manila envelope with the forms provided to them by US immigration officials.

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