June 7, 2023
USHERING IN SPRING FESTIVAL — The Filipino Chinese community in Baguio City ushered in the Spring Festival with the traditional lion dance at the City Hall grounds last week. The much-awaited grand parade to also welcome the Year of the Rabbit is on Jan. 27. In Chinese culture, the rabbit is a symbol of longevity, peace, and prosperity while 2023 is predicted to be a year of hope. — Neil Clark Ongchangco