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Empowering Special Education: Leveraging Technology for Inclusive Learning

In my endeavor to enhance learning experiences and introduce new concepts to students withunique learning needs, I have implemented a variety of strategies. However, I must admit that Iam still grappling with a comprehensive understanding of how my diverse needs…

California Medi-Cal coverage expanded despite redetermination

By Caesar Antonio Nucum Jr SAN FRANCISCO – In its continuing goal to keep as many people enrolled as possible at a time when many other states were using “the great unwinding” to purge their Medicaid lists, California’s Department of…

Filipina held in UCLA, bewails harrowing ordeal in campus

By Cesar Antonio Nucum Jr. LOS ANGELES – “I couldn’t believe that the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) administration would approve of such violence and arrest its own students and faculty.” Thus said Lauren Daus, a second-year Filipina UCLA…

California Forever initiative surpasses needed signatures

By Jun Nucum SOLANO COUNTY, California – More than enough needed signatures have been submitted to the Registrar of Voters to support the efforts to have an initiative for a better future in Solano County. A total of 20,472 voter signatures of…

Bonta says hate crimes up in California, rues low convictions

By Cesar Antonio Nucum JrFRESNO - Hate crimes are increasing but convictions are slow.This surfaced at a forum organized by a community newspaper and a coalition of community groups working to Stop the Hate which had for its keynote speaker...

FilAm laywer tops primary, hopes to be first Pinoy in LA City Council

LOS ANGELES – Filipino American Ysabel Jurado, 34, a tenants’ rights attorney, affordable housing activist, single mom, and daughter of undocumented Filipino immigrant, placed first in the Los Angeles City Council District 14 primary and will likely be the first FilAm…

Alice H. Reyes: Birthday wishes to Goya Navarrete

  Next Monday, April 8, Gloria “Goya” Navarrete, a long time resident of  South San Francisco, will be marking another milestone in her life.        The BFF of my late sister, Carmen Hernandez, Goya has become a part…

Canepa: School principal a hero for student street safety improvements

REDWOOD CITY – San Mateo County Board of Supervisors Vice President and Metropolitan Transportation Commissioner David J. Canepa hosted a ribbon cutting to unveil the completion of the MTC-funded $2 million Broadmoor Safe Routes to School Pedestrian Improvements Project between…

San Diego Mayor Gloria, Cabaldon, Caloza win primary; Lauron tops Superior Court judge poll

By Jun Nucum and Claire Morales True SAN DIEGO - Filipino Americans made good showing in the last primary as San Diego's FilAm Mayor Todd Gloria scored a big win assuring him of a second term with over 50 percent...

US Senate hopefuls present programs in candidate forum by ethnic media

By Jun Nucum SAN FRANCISCO – Filling the seat vacated by the late Senator Dianne Feinstein in the US Senate has been the target of some 27 candidates aspiring to be the next US Senate representing California and the race…