Pacquiao endorses Fil-Am’s candidacy for Glendale council seat

Pacquiao endorses Fil-Am’s candidacy for Glendale council seat

Glendale, CA – Philippine Congressman and World Champion Boxer, Manny Pacquiao, gives 100% support to our Kababayan, Edith Fuentes for Glendale City Council (April 7, 2015) candidacy.  Pacquiao is asking our Kababayans to support Fuentes, “Suportahan natin at iboto si Edith Fuentes.”  If elected, Fil-Am Edith Maniquis Fuentes, will be the first Asian-Pacific Islander elected to Glendale City Council […]

27.03.2015 · Filled under: Local News ·
Filipino DH captures dreams through photography

Filipino DH captures dreams through photography

By Aaron Tam Hong Kong, China, AFP – From her poverty-stricken roots in a Philippine backwater, via domestic service in Hong Kong to acclaim in New York, Xyza Cruz Bacani’s inspirational journey started with a camera bought with borrowed money. The 28-year-old came to Hong Kong nine years ago to join 300,000 other women working […]

27.03.2015 · Filled under: Art, Asian News ·
Earth Hour: What is the carbon footprint of an email?

Earth Hour: What is the carbon footprint of an email?

(Paris-AFP) – Sending a text message or email, eating an apple or watching TV — each of these activities has a different carbon footprint. People around the world are getting ready to mark Earth Hour by turning out the lights on Saturday, but a long list of seemingly harmless everyday actions also contribute to emissions […]

27.03.2015 · Filled under: Environment, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Study suggests Mediterranean diet could be eco-friendly

Study suggests Mediterranean diet could be eco-friendly

(Relaxnews) – Everyone talks about the health benefits of the Mediterranean diet, and as sustainability becomes more and more of a concern, a new study delved into the carbon footprint of the Med diet and found it relatively low. In the study, the Spanish research team analyzed the carbon footprints of daily menus based on […]

27.03.2015 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
James Bond ‘Spectre’ trailer debuts Friday

James Bond ‘Spectre’ trailer debuts Friday

(Relaxnews) – The first official teaser for the 24th official Bond film and the fourth with Daniel Craig in the starting role is just a day away. The first trailer will debut on 007.com at 11:45pm GMT and, notwithstanding the recent leak of an earlier draft of its screenplay, will give fans their first taste of what […]

27.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Calvin Klein launches limited edition denim series

Calvin Klein launches limited edition denim series

(Relaxnews) – #mycalvins blends personal style with sporty details and will feature his and hers tees, jeans, shorts, bags and headgear. Items will be priced from $58-$348 in North America and from April 15 will be available exclusively in the US from Opening Ceremony before becoming widely available via Calvin Klein’s global online stores in […]

27.03.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden ·
Of chance encounters and surprising journeys: Join Angelica Panganiban, JM de Guzman  in ‘That Thing Called Tadhana’

Of chance encounters and surprising journeys: Join Angelica Panganiban, JM de Guzman in ‘That Thing Called Tadhana’

TFC@theMovies brings the most successful Filipino indie film to date to 33 theatres in the U.S. starting March 27 “There are two things that define the Filipino romantic comedy: ‘kilig’ and manufactured conflict. The former is the fuel that makes the engine run, the ephemeral feeling that fans of the genre will chase for the […]

26.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
Artist Lynda A. N. Reyes participates in two juried shows in California

Artist Lynda A. N. Reyes participates in two juried shows in California

Two watercolor paintings of artist Lynda A. N. Reyes will be featured in two California exhibits in Brea, Orange County and San Francisco   “An Afternoon Stroll at Venice Beach”, a transparent watercolor painting done on a full size 300 lb. Arches paper was juried into the 30th Annual Made in California Juried Exhibition of the […]

26.03.2015 · Filled under: Art, Local News ·
Trim the fat for happiness, says latest diet research

Trim the fat for happiness, says latest diet research

(Relaxnews) – Diets high in fat can lead to not only weight gain and heart disease, but depression and behavior changes, according to a new study at Louisiana State University in the US. These changes come about due to the high-fat diet’s affect on the gut microbiome, according to the study. The microbiome is a […]

26.03.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
We were made to love and love again: study

We were made to love and love again: study

(Relaxnews) – Humans are wired to break up and move on, according to a new study drawing on the field of evolutionary psychology. “Our review of the literature suggests we have a mechanism in our brains designed by natural selection to pull us through a very tumultuous time in our lives,” says Brian Boutwell, Ph.D., […]

26.03.2015 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Zoren bothered by Carmina’s intimate scenes with Paulo

Zoren bothered by Carmina’s intimate scenes with Paulo

Is Zoren Legaspi bothered by his wife’s intimate scenes with actor Paulo Avelino for the new series “Bridges of Love?” If you ask Carmina Villaroel, the simple answer is yes. The 39-year-old actress admitted that her husband has always been uncomfortable with regards to her having romantic scenes with other men. “Alam ko naman talaga […]

26.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Ruffa ready to have another go at marriage

Ruffa ready to have another go at marriage

RUFFA Gutierrez, all the while, thought that after her failed marriage to Turkish Yilmaz Bektas, she would remain a single mother to her two daughters, Lorin and Venice, forever. But, as she realizes now, one cannot really tell what the future holds. “Lalo’t where pag-ibig is concerned,” Ruffa beamed. Currently in love with French-Israeli Jordan […]

26.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Binx Walton to partner with Superga on sneaker range

Binx Walton to partner with Superga on sneaker range

(Relaxnews) – The 18-year-old model currently sharing the cover of this month’s Teen Vogue with Gigi Hadid is working on her own footwear collection with the Italian brand. According to Style.com, the limited-edition range of low tops is still some months away from hitting stores, but when it does it will reflect her rather in-demand athletic, […]

26.03.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Chanel brings the French Riviera to its summer 2015 makeup line

Chanel brings the French Riviera to its summer 2015 makeup line

(Relaxnews) – Summer beach vacations may still be months away, but the French luxury brand is already transporting beauty fans to the Mediterranean coast. The latest Chanel makeup line is inspired by the French Riviera of the 1920s, one of Gabrielle Chanel’s favorite destinations. Intense shades, bold eyes and sun-kissed cheeks set the tone as […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden ·
Rare screenings of ‘The Sound of Music’ in New York

Rare screenings of ‘The Sound of Music’ in New York

(Relaxnews) – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the Museum of the Moving Image in New York will play host to two special archival screenings of “The Sound of Music” in celebration of the film’s 50th anniversary. The screenings are to take place on Saturday, May 2 at the Museum of the […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Amazon TV stick goes abroad, gets new features

Amazon TV stick goes abroad, gets new features

(Washington-AFP) – Amazon announced Tuesday its Fire TV media stick for streaming video is being sold in Britain and Germany, as part of a push to expand its online television services. The US online and retail giant also said its media stick — a rival to Google Chromecast — would also get an update to […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Apps, Entertainment, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
Outrageous chocolate Easter bunny costs $49,000 thanks to diamond eyes

Outrageous chocolate Easter bunny costs $49,000 thanks to diamond eyes

(Relaxnews) – It took a master chocolatier, cocoa from Tanzania and two solitaire diamonds to create what’s being billed as the world’s most extravagant chocolate Easter bunny, worth $49,000 — or, the price of a high-end car. The specs are impressive: The bunny statuette measures 38 cm (about a foot tall) and weighs in at […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Destinations, Easter, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Offbeat, Online, Videos ·
Alex Gonzaga speaks up on supposed rift with Sarah

Alex Gonzaga speaks up on supposed rift with Sarah

Alex Gonzaga denied that she has a rift with Sarah Geronimo and is now the object of ire among the singer’s fans. Gonzaga is the leading lady of Geronimo’s boyfriend, actor-triathlete Matteo Guidicelli, in ABS-CBN’s upcoming fantasy series “Inday Bote.” Gonzaga stressed that she and Geronimo are friends. “Alam niyo wala namang nanggaganun sa akin, […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Manila-born ex-NFLer Tebow pays Pacquiao visit

Manila-born ex-NFLer Tebow pays Pacquiao visit

Los Angeles, United States, AFP – Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao received a visit from Manila-born former National Football League quarterback Tim Tebow for a weekend workout sesssion ahead of his May showdown with undefeated Floyd Mayweather. Tebow watched Pacquiao train for nearly three hours on Saturday, including seven rounds of sparring and eight rounds of […]

25.03.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Sports & Recreation ·
An almost perfect ‘Cinderella’

An almost perfect ‘Cinderella’

By Ed Rame Cinderella…Take courage and be kind..If you could only believe …and with a little magic…..A magical movie. The very nice story telling were complimented fabulously by the costume and production designs. The characters were beautiful. They had probably conceptualized it to be very near our reality in terms of the looks of you […]

24.03.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·