Marinduque Association of Southern California

Marinduque Association of Southern California

Marinduque Association of Southern California (MASC) , a tax-exempt organization, is celebrating its 34th Anniversary and is hosting 20th Anniversary (10th Biennial Grand Reunion) of Marinduque International, Inc. (MII) from August 15-18, 2013 to be held at the Hilton Anaheim, 777 Convention Way , Anaheim, CA 92802.  Schedule of events:   Thursday, Aug. 14 :  Welcome, Luau at Hilton Lanai Friday, Aug. 15-   8am -4pm :  Trip […]

29.07.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Let Dr. Tess, Patricia Javier take care of your skin

Let Dr. Tess, Patricia Javier take care of your skin

Celeb esthetician to do hydrafacials for lucky clients Aug. 18 at M Beauty Glendale MOST of her fans know her as a movie actress, singer, beauty titlist, model, and mom to two boys. Recently, she has been making waves as a DJ with the monicker “G-Love.” TFC viewers may also have caught her inviting ladies […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Filipino Stars, Promotions, Services ·
Four diet books for your beach bag

Four diet books for your beach bag

(Relaxnews) – If you’d like a little diet and fitness advice for your poolside reading, here are a few recent bestselling books to thumb through. “Drop Two Sizes” - Co-owner of Results Fitness in Southern California and last year’s IDEA Personal Trainer of the Year, Rachel Cosgrove shares a 12-week diet and exercise plan to get […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Books, Health & Fitness, Videos ·
Three summer shoe styles that are bad for your feet

Three summer shoe styles that are bad for your feet

(Relaxnews) – If your summer style translates to flip-flops, ballerina flats, and platform wedge sandals, you might find yourself with a foot ailment or two, experts say. Dainty ballerina flats are similar to walking on cardboard, with no arch support whatsoever, reports WebMD. That can add up to a painful foot condition known as plantar […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Can sunscreens be flammable?

Can sunscreens be flammable?

(Relaxnews) – Some sunscreen sprays may pose a risk of catching fire if worn close to an open flame, such as a barbecue grill, the US Food and Drug Administration warns. In the US, there have been five incidents of people wearing sunscreen spray near a flame source suffering burns requiring medical treatment. The products, […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Health & Fitness ·
Dutch city patently the world’s most inventive

Dutch city patently the world’s most inventive

(EINDHOVEN, Netherlands-AFP) – From cancer-busting ultrasound techniques to ways to boost vitamins in tomatoes, Dutch tech-hub Eindhoven’s avalanche of patents has just earned it the crown of “most inventive city in the world.” Despite the Dutch economy hobbling through its third recession since 2009, this southern city of around 750,000 has become a beacon of […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Science & Technology, World News ·
US cheese lovers battle to save mite-ridden mimolette

US cheese lovers battle to save mite-ridden mimolette

(ARLINGTON, Virginia-AFP) – In the Washington suburb of Arlington, cheese shop owner Jill Erber is leading an almost desperate crusade to convince US authorities not to ban one of her products over a tiny thing like mites. The sign behind the counter at Cheesetique, Erber’s store and wine bar where more than 200 kinds of […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·
World’s stinkiest fruit turned into wine

World’s stinkiest fruit turned into wine

(Relaxnews) – A fruit so stinky it’s been banned in public buses and trains in Singapore has been turned into wine. It’s a formidable feat pulled off by a team of student researchers at the the National University of Singapore who hope to commercialize their durian wine and see the product on store shelves. Known […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Offbeat ·
Tutorials: make your own masks and toners

Tutorials: make your own masks and toners

(Relaxnews) – Fancy a fun summer project? Why not try these homemade beauty tips? Honey and Lemon Face-Mask In this video Mindy Black shows you how to use raw organic lemon juice and honey to help hydrate and moisturize your skin. http://youtu.be/GQcOs9dVATg Natural Homemade Skin Toner These carrot and cucumber-based natural skin-toning recipes help to […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Videos ·
Baccarat celebrates its 250th anniversary with a coffee table book

Baccarat celebrates its 250th anniversary with a coffee table book

(Relaxnews) – Since its founding nearly 250 years ago, French luxury brand Baccarat, the world’s most-renowned crystal producer, has been an inspiration for leading designers, including in recent years Philippe Starck, Marcel Wanders and Yann Kersalé. In a coffee table book with text by Laurence Benaïm and Murray Moss, to be published this October, the crystal manufacturer […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Books, Home & Garden, International Stars ·
Sipping on summer: Mixologist Tony Conigliaro’s gooseberry and elderflower Collins

Sipping on summer: Mixologist Tony Conigliaro’s gooseberry and elderflower Collins

(Relaxnews) – To celebrate the full bloom of summer, two of the world’s top mixologists share their best “summer-in-a-glass” cocktail recipes for sipping languidly on a hot day and clinking with friends and loved ones. Every week throughout the summer, New York mixologist Jim Meehan, the man behind underground speakeasy PDT(short for Please Don’t Tell), and […]

The full moon may make it hard to sleep: study

The full moon may make it hard to sleep: study

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Swiss researchers said Thursday that people really do have a hard time getting a good night’s sleep when the moon is full, even when they can’t see it. The results of a study on 33 volunteers published in the journal Current Biology showed that people took longer to fall asleep at night and […]

28.07.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Perry Ellis reveals new men’s scent

Perry Ellis reveals new men’s scent

(Relaxnews) – Available to pre-order now, a bright new men’s fragrance has been unveiled by American brand Perry Ellis. Targeted at men aged 25 to 45, the new Perry Ellis scent launches August 1, in a stunning square metal and glass bottle. Givaudan’s Claude Dir (the creator of Beyoncé Heat and Lacoste’s Pour Homme) concocted […]

27.07.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
The Canadian kingdom of Prince George

The Canadian kingdom of Prince George

(Relaxnews) – A city on the west coast of Canada is hoping to cash in on the good fortune of sharing its name with the third in line to the throne. Not long after Buckingham Palace announced the name of their newest family member to the world, the city of Prince George, British Columbia issued a […]

27.07.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, International Stars, Offbeat, Sports & Recreation ·
Emma Watson could join ‘The Secret Service’

Emma Watson could join ‘The Secret Service’

(Relaxnews) – The star actress from “The Bling Ring” is being considered by Matthew Vaughn for his next film, Variety reports. English actress Emma Watson appears to be competing with Bella Heathcote (“Dark Shadows”) for the top female role in “The Secret Service.” The film will mark Vaughn’s return to directing since the success of […]

27.07.2013 · Filled under: Books, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
More than 3,700 Marilyn Monroe photos to be auctioned

More than 3,700 Marilyn Monroe photos to be auctioned

(LOS ANGELES, California-AFP) – More than 3,700 photos of American pop icon Marilyn Monroe will be sold this weekend along with their copyrights, a Los Angeles auction house said Thursday. The photos — plus negatives, slides and copyrights — are part of a collection of more than 75,000 images taken by fashion photographer Milton Greene […]

27.07.2013 · Filled under: Art, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·
Diana Ross, Chicago and Daughtry headline Pechanga Theater’s summer entertainment line-up

Diana Ross, Chicago and Daughtry headline Pechanga Theater’s summer entertainment line-up

TEMECULA, Calif., July 25, 2013 – “Stop in the name of love” singer and Billboard magazine’s “Female Entertainer of the Century” Diana Ross will be performing this summer at the Pechanga Theater in a string of “one night only” shows that will also feature Chicago, the hit all-male American rock band during the 1970s and […]

27.07.2013 · Filled under: Happenings, Hollywood Stars, Local News ·
ADVISORY EXTENSION OF VISA-FREE ENTRY FROM TWENTY-ONE (21) DAYS TO THIRTY (30) DAYS UNDER E.O. 408

ADVISORY EXTENSION OF VISA-FREE ENTRY FROM TWENTY-ONE (21) DAYS TO THIRTY (30) DAYS UNDER E.O. 408

Los Angeles, 23 July 2013 – In line with the Philippine Government’s efforts to update its visa policies and further encourage tourism in the Philippines, the visa-free privilege granted to one-hundred fifty-one (151) countries is hereby extended from twenty-one (21) days to thirty (30) days. Israel and Brazil shall remain eligible for 59-days visa free entry […]

27.07.2013 · Filled under: Local News ·
Fil-Am Chamber of Commerce-Southeast Corridor

Fil-Am Chamber of Commerce-Southeast Corridor

The Filipino-American Chamber of Commerce-Southeast Corridor held its mixer and networking at the American Ranch & Seafood Market on May 21 with Bellflower Mayor Pro-Tempore Sonny R. Santa Ines as keynote speaker. He spoke about political and economic empowerment and urged Filipino-Americans to actively involve in mainstream political exercise in the communities where they live. […]

27.07.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Malaysia to get Twentieth Century Fox theme park

Malaysia to get Twentieth Century Fox theme park

(KUALA LUMPUR-AFP) – Malaysian casino operator Genting’s resort unit will build a 400 million ringgit ($125 million) Twentieth Century Fox Theme Park near the capital Kuala Lumpur, it said Friday. The park — to open in 2016 — will be the first Twentieth Century Fox theme park with rides and other attractions based on such […]

26.07.2013 · Filled under: Asian News, Destinations, Film ·