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Veteran journalist Emme Tomimbang remembered as ‘dear, caring storyteller’

  • JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
                                Emme Tomimbang.

    JOHN A. BURNS SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

    Emme Tomimbang.

  • JAMM AQUINO / 2015
                                Emme Tomimbang speaks at the state Capitol during a ceremony marking the first annual Sakada Day. On Dec. 20, 1906, the first “sakada” — Filipino plantation workers — arrived on the SS Doric as contract laborers for the sugar and pineapple plantations.

    JAMM AQUINO / 2015

    Emme Tomimbang speaks at the state Capitol during a ceremony marking the first annual Sakada Day. On Dec. 20, 1906, the first “sakada” — Filipino plantation workers — arrived on the SS Doric as contract laborers for the sugar and pineapple plantations.

Tomimbang Burns gave back to the community by establishing and overseeing endowments and scholarships for underserved groups. Read more

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