Filipino Actor, Raymond Bagatsing, to be honored at OneFilAm Festival

Filipino Actor, Raymond Bagatsing, to be honored at OneFilAm Festival

Raymond Bagatsing, one of the Philippines’ most celebrated super stars and a multi-award winning actor, will be the honorary guest at the OneFilAm Festival on November 16th, in Hollywood, California. He’ll receive a ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’, as a highly regarded Filipino actor, for his contribution to film.  Being in the spotlight comes naturally to Mr Bagatsing, who comes from […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings ·
ABS-CBN FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL SAGIP KAPAMILYA – For U.S. & Canada -Telethon EXTENDED!

ABS-CBN FOUNDATION INTERNATIONAL SAGIP KAPAMILYA – For U.S. & Canada -Telethon EXTENDED!

Due to high call demand, TFC is extending the hours of  Sagip Kapamilya Telethon for Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) until 10:30 pm Pacific / 1:30 am Eastern. Call the HOTLINE : 1 (877) 992-2429  to make your donation.   Magkasama tayo sa kwento ng pagbangon! Share/Post/Tweet #TFC #SagipKapamilya Telethon EXTENSION for #YolandaPH #TyphoonHaiyan till 1030pm Pacific/130am Eastern. HOTLINE to DONATE: 1-877-992-2429 ABS-CBN International’s StarKargo accepts In-Kind Donations The following […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Promotions, Services ·
Ker-pow! Batkid saves Gotham City, wins Obama praise

Ker-pow! Batkid saves Gotham City, wins Obama praise

(SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) – A five-year-old boy recovering from cancer became a superhero for a day Friday, as San Francisco transformed itself into Gotham City and thousands turned out to see the Batkid fly to the rescue. Even President Barack Obama got in on the act after the story went viral, sending pint-size caped crusader Miles […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Entertainment, Health & Fitness, Offbeat ·
VOICES FOR HOPE Fundraising Concert for Yolanda/Haiyan Victims to be held on Nov 17 Sunday

VOICES FOR HOPE Fundraising Concert for Yolanda/Haiyan Victims to be held on Nov 17 Sunday

Filipino-American Talents will perform at 4pm at White Memorial SDA Church in Los Angeles Everyone wants to help – the unimaginable destruction is hard to absorb, unfathomable and unbelievable. But indeed it is the painful truth for our countrymen back in Tacloban/Leyte. Thus, there was an overflowing of support from the Filipino-American Community and various […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
L’Oréal Professional launches hair chalk

L’Oréal Professional launches hair chalk

(Relaxnews) – L’Oréal has joined the trend for hair chalking with a line-up of fun temporary colors designed to mimic the way women change their nail polish. The colors are applied to hair as a liquid, then dry to a powdery finish. The product washes out with shampoo, and the colors can be mixed to […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Online, Photos, Videos ·
Food agenda: Beaujolais Nouveau release

Food agenda: Beaujolais Nouveau release

(Relaxnews) – Here’s a look at the major ongoing and upcoming food-related events around the world. Good Food Month November Melbourne, Australia Food lovers can find gourmet inspiration with sessions like dinners under $30, pop-up parties and a noodle night market. Star chef appearances this year include René Redzepi and Alex Atala. While Good Food […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
British experts warn of rise in genital cosmetic surgery

British experts warn of rise in genital cosmetic surgery

(LONDON-AFP) – British gynaecologists warned on Friday that increasing numbers of teenage girls and women are undergoing genital cosmetic surgery, driven in part by unrealistic images of how they should look based on pornography. The state-funded National Health Service (NHS) performed more than 2,000 labial reduction procedures — labiaplasties — in 2010, a five-fold increase […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness ·
THE 12th GAWAD AMERIKA AWARDS Recognizing Only The Best of The Filipino-American Talents

THE 12th GAWAD AMERIKA AWARDS Recognizing Only The Best of The Filipino-American Talents

WHAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO KNOW? By: Jennifer Stein-New York News Flash The Organization: The Gawad Amerika started in 1996 as a civic organization called the “Gawad Amerika Foundation” (GAF). It was founded by its Chairman of the Board and civic leader, Charles Simbulan who has a strong and dynamic vision of helping and cultivating the talents of young […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Happenings ·
TFC-ABS-CBN International Sagip Kapamilya Typhoon Yolanda – U.S. & Canada – EXTENDED

TFC-ABS-CBN International Sagip Kapamilya Typhoon Yolanda – U.S. & Canada – EXTENDED

Open signals, FREE Phone Calls, Donation for New Subs; Tulong Na, Tabang Na, Tayo Na T-shirts CANADA OPEN TFC SIGNAL plus ADDITIONAL donation per new TFC sub * Rogers TV (Channel 871) – Ontario, will also open the signal till November 24. * City West Cable in Northern British Columbia, who has their signal open […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Services ·
Fundraiser for UNICEF’s Disaster Relief Efforts in the Philippines

Fundraiser for UNICEF’s Disaster Relief Efforts in the Philippines

Urgent funding needed for food, medicine, clean water, and sanitation LOS ANGELES (November 15th, 2013) – In the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan, the strongest tropical cyclone ever recorded, an estimated 100,000 children under the age of five and 60,000 pregnant or nursing mothers were displaced. In the hardest hit areas, more than 3,000 schools and 2,400 […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Services ·
Great way to Experience Korea: Koreastay

Great way to Experience Korea: Koreastay

For anyone who wants to visit Korea at a competitive price and also experience the family culture of Korea first hand, this is the perfect program. In a nutshell, this program provides Korean families who welcome foreign tourists for short/extended stay at their homes. Of course, each of these homes are carefully examined and certified […]

16.11.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Promotions ·
Classical and contemporary art merges with high fashion in Icon Shoes’ latest collection

Classical and contemporary art merges with high fashion in Icon Shoes’ latest collection

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (November 12, 2013) – Throughout the ages a wide variety of art forms have existed, each exhibiting its own unique personal style, ecclectic inspiration and cultural influence. One of the most interesting aspects of the evolution of art is the fusing together of different media, or the method of combining one or […]

15.11.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·

Philippine Typhoon Relief Donation Drive Drop-Off Rally Set for Wednesday, Nov. 20 at the Rose Bowl

Los Angeles, November 14, 2013 – Filipino American Television (FilAm TV) along with the Office of Vice-Mayor Jacque Robinson, City of Pasadena, Victory Cargo, the American Red Cross, and PNB-Remittance Centers Inc announced today that monetary donations and donations for canned goods, non-perishable food, toiletries, and clothes will be accepted for free shipment directly to […]

15.11.2013 · Filled under: Happenings, Hometown, Local News, News ·
Aquino to First World: End climate change

Aquino to First World: End climate change

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III has urged countries “contributing immensely to the global warning” to have a sense of moral responsibility and help end climate change. “To that most-developed countries that are contributing immensely to the global warming, there has to be a sense of moral responsibility that what they wreak is playing […]

15.11.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
US carrier arrives with aid mass burial begins

US carrier arrives with aid mass burial begins

By Cecil Morella TACLOBAN, November 14, 2013 (AFP) – A huge US aircraft carrier arrived off the coast of the typhoon-hit Philippines Thursday, offering hope of a dramatic uptick in aid to destitute survivors as officials buried scores of rotting corpses. The USS George Washington, with 5,000 sailors aboard, headed an eight-strong flotilla of US […]

15.11.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
AT&T offers billing relief for customers calling and texting family, friends in PHL

AT&T offers billing relief for customers calling and texting family, friends in PHL

Telecom giant announces $25,000 donation to AmeriCares to support relief efforts  DALLAS - AT&T* is implementing international calling and texting relief efforts for U.S. residential wireless and wireline customers trying to connect with loved ones in the Philippines, following the recent devastating typhoon. Effective November 8, and continuing through November 30, AT&T wireless postpaid customers will not be charged […]

15.11.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
‘Modernist Cuisine at Home’ released as digital cookbook

‘Modernist Cuisine at Home’ released as digital cookbook

(Relaxnews) – The at-home version of a culinary encyclopedia that’s been described as the “cookbook to end all cookbooks” has been released as an e-book that includes features like yield conversions, video tutorials and more than 1,680 photos. It’s the latest extension for “Modernist Cuisine,” a magnum opus which was originally released in 2011 as […]

Surprise: Fast food meals are more caloric than you think

Surprise: Fast food meals are more caloric than you think

(Relaxnews) – A new study from Harvard Medical School finds that fast food restaurant meals are actually even bigger calorie bombs than you think they are. And yes, Subway fans, that includes you. On Thursday, LiveScience reported on the new study, which queried more than 3,000 customers of all ages at various fast food chains in New […]

15.11.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Swedish ice hotel to install fire alarms

Swedish ice hotel to install fire alarms

(STOCKHOLM-AFP) – A famous hotel rebuilt every winter in northern Sweden using only ice said Thursday it would install fire alarms this year. The hotel, located in the small Arctic town of Jukkasjaervi, is following a request by the authorities to guarantee the safety of its guests. “We were a little surprised at first, but […]

15.11.2013 · Filled under: Destinations ·
Most blogged artists: M83, Marissa Nadler

Most blogged artists: M83, Marissa Nadler

(Relaxnews) – French electro artist M83, aka Anthony Gonzalez, takes a top spot in the Hype Machine’s most blogged artists chart on November 14, and Boston-based singer Marissa Nadler appears with a first track off her upcoming album. M83 has just shared “Ali & Matthias,” part of his score for the film “You and the […]

15.11.2013 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·