Slow-Moving Super Typhoon Koppu Slams Into Philippines, 1000s EvacuatedSlow-moving Typhoon Koppu blew ashore with fierce wind in the northeastern Philippines early Sunday, toppling trees and knocking out power and communications.
Bay Area Volunteers Support Better Education In The PhilippinesMillions of books and tons of school supplies have made their way from the Bay Area to the Philippines thanks to a Walnut Creek couple who wanted to make a difference for children they came across decades ago.
Bay Area Researchers Find 100 Never-Before-Seen Sea Creatures In The PhilippinesA team of Bay Area scientists traveled to the Philippines, dove to great depths and used all kinds of clever equipment to discover sea creatures never seen before.
San Jose Woman From The Philippines Deals With Nearly A Week Of No Hot Water At Apartment With EaseThe last thing you want on a cold winter morning is a cold shower, but that’s exactly what residents of a San Jose apartment complex had to deal with for nearly a week after a large tree fell over last week, knocking out gas and hot water service.
Strong 6.1 Earthquake Shakes Southern PhilippinesA strong earthquake shook parts of the southern and central Philippines on Monday, frightening people but causing no serious damage or injuries, officials said.
Bay Area Woman's Shipments To Family In Philippines Arrive Damaged, Pillaged
Sizeable Quake Strikes In Water Near PhilippinesA powerful earthquake struck the Philippines at 6:16 p.m. local time, 2 a.m. here in the Bay Area.
Tagalog Certified As Third Language To Be Used In SF City Services CommunicationsSan Francisco has certified Tagalog as a third language that must be used in communicating essential city services, city officials announced Wednesday.
Pacquiao Beats Rios In Unanimous DecisionManny Pacquiao defeated Brandon Rios by unanimous decision on Sunday, returning to his winning ways after consecutive losses...
Journey Donates $350K In Typhoon ReliefJourney is donating $350,000 to help relief efforts in the Philippines, and its lead singer has a message for his homeland: "Don't Stop Believin’”
Bay Area Nurses Departing For Typhoon Relief In PhilippinesA group of nurses from the Registered Nurse Response Network were set to depart from San Francisco International Airport Thursday night for the Philippines to help provide relief to victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
Bay Area’s Only Filipino Mayor Organizing Relief Efforts In Milpitas For Typhoon Victims As the death toll mounts in the Philippines from Typhoon Haiyan, the Bay Area's only Filipino mayor is making an appeal that more aid be sent to his disaster-ravaged country.