London Marathon to raise $100,000 for Boston victims

London Marathon to raise $100,000 for Boston victims

(LONDON-AFP) – London Marathon organisers announced on Thursday that they will donate £2 ($3, 2.30 euros) for every finisher in Sunday’s race to a fund for victims of the bomb attacks in Boston. The One Fund Boston was set up to help people affected by the twin bombings that killed three people and injured over […]

20.04.2013 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation, World News ·
Kelly Osbourne on keeping the weight off

Kelly Osbourne on keeping the weight off

(Relaxnews) – After years of battling her weight, reality TV star Kelly Osbourne recently shared her tips on how she shed more than 30 kilos and keeps it off. Best part: her advice is something just about anyone could do. “I get in a solid half-hour of cardio daily, usually intervals on the treadmill, and […]

20.04.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Hollywood Stars ·
Keanu Reeves joins ‘Passengers’

Keanu Reeves joins ‘Passengers’

(Relaxnews) – Deadline.com has revealed that Keanu Reeves will play the lead in “Passengers,” the first foray into cinema for TV director Brian Kirk (“Game of Thrones,” “Boardwalk Empire”). “Passengers” will be set in a spaceship carrying thousands of people in a cryogenic sleep on its way to a faraway planet. Because of a technical problem, […]

20.04.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2013

Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2013

May 2-12, 2013 Various times and venues Ticket prices vary.  Student and senior discounts available. Website: asianfilmfestla.org/2013/ There are numerous short films from/about many Southeast Asian countries.  The following are the SEA feature films in the program: A RIVER CHANGES COURSE May 04 – 12:15 PM  Directors Guild of America 2 Cambodia, United States 2012 | […]

20.04.2013 · Filled under: Film, Happenings ·
UCLA Filipino film showing: “GRACELAND”

UCLA Filipino film showing: “GRACELAND”

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 7:30 PM James Bridges Theater, 1409 Melnitz Hall UCLA Campus Los Angeles, CA 90095 Free and open to the public. RATED R (violence, nudity); Philippines 2012 | 84 min | Tagalog & English language (English subtitles) Director: Ron Morales, Writer: Ron Morales,  Stars: Arnold Reyes, Menggie Cobarrubias, Dido De La Paz Film […]

20.04.2013 · Filled under: Film, Happenings, Videos ·
Cambodia Town Culture Festival

Cambodia Town Culture Festival

Saturday, May 4, 2013 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM MacArthur Park 1321 E. Anaheim Street Long Beach, CA 90813 Free and open to the public. For general information: Susan Needham, sneedham@csudh.edu or Pasin Chanou, Cambodia Town, Inc.,cambodiatown@yahoo.com Cambodia Town Culture Festival is a lively celebration of Long Beach’s Cambodian community, the largest concentration of Cambodians outside Southeast […]

20.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Thai New Year Celebration (Procession and Festival)

Thai New Year Celebration (Procession and Festival)

Sunday, April 28, 2013 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Mercado La Paloma 3655 S. Grand Avenue (downtown L.A.) Los Angeles, CA 90007 Free and open to the public. Thai CDC website: thaicdc.org/cms/   11:00 AM – 12:00 noon Thai New Year Procession from Esperanza Community Housing Corporation to Mercado la Paloma.   12:00 noon – 5:00 […]

20.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings, New Year's Day ·
Adidas launches ‘Boston Stands as One’ T-shirt

Adidas launches ‘Boston Stands as One’ T-shirt

(Relaxnews) – To support those affected by the Boston Marathon bombings, Adidas has created a limited-edition T-shirt that reads “Boston Stands as One.” As the official sponsor of the Boston Marathon, Adidas has a special connection to the race and plans to donate all of the proceeds to the One Fund Boston, a charity created this […]

19.04.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Sports & Recreation, U.S. News ·
12 REASONS TO CONTACT A BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEY

12 REASONS TO CONTACT A BANKRUPTCY ATTORNEY

The first step to overcoming a debt problem is recognizing it. If worries about your credit cards or a pending foreclosure are keeping you awake at night, you probably already know you’re in over your head. Just cruising along, juggling credit cards, taking from one to pay the other is not the answer. If this […]

19.04.2013 · Filled under: Legal Matters ·
Refresh: Aesthetic & Lifestyle Medicine Open House

Refresh: Aesthetic & Lifestyle Medicine Open House

On April 21st, 2013 Refresh: Aesthetic & Lifestyle Medicine, Glendale’s premier stop for aesthetic health and beauty services, will be hosting its first open house event. The event will begin at 1:00 PM and will end at 7:00 PM. Dr. Larry P. Vigilia, Refresh Medical Director, and his friendly staff will be giving a tour […]

19.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Walk Now for Autism Speaks

Walk Now for Autism Speaks

On the evening of April 2nd, the Empire State Building was lit up in blue lights above the New York skyline in celebration of the 6th annual United Nations World Autism Awareness Day.  During the entire month of April, landmarks and prominent buildings around the world will shine with a blue light in commemoration of […]

19.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Justin Theroux a possible pick for Marvel’s Dr. Strange

Justin Theroux a possible pick for Marvel’s Dr. Strange

(Relaxnews) – After adaptations of “Thor,” “Iron Man” and “Captain America,” Marvel is considering an adaptation of Dr. Strange’s adventures on the big screen. According to Chud.com, actor, director and screenwriter Justin Theroux could be picked to play the character that Stan Lee and Steve Ditko immortalized in 1963. Marvel character Dr. Strange is a […]

18.04.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
FBI releases photos, video of Boston bomb suspects

FBI releases photos, video of Boston bomb suspects

By Mariano Andrade and Tim Witcher BOSTON, Massachusetts, April 18, 2013 (AFP) – The FBI on Thursday released pictures and video of two men suspected of involvement in the deadly bomb attacks at the Boston marathon, appealing to the public to help identify them. The dramatic turn came only hours after President Barack Obama vowed […]

18.04.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
President Aquino thanks people of Mindanao for helping push regional reforms

President Aquino thanks people of Mindanao for helping push regional reforms

BULUAN, Maguindanao, Apr 13 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III extended his gratitude Friday to the people of Mindanao particularly the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) for supporting him in carrying out reforms in the region. “Maraming, maraming salamat sa ibinigay ninyong pagkakataong paglingkuran kayo. Maraming salamat po sa tiwalang ipinagkaloob ninyo para […]

18.04.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
John Lloyd: I really had a crush on Toni Gonzaga

John Lloyd: I really had a crush on Toni Gonzaga

MANILA  (Mabuhay) -– John Lloyd Cruz admitted he once had a crush on Toni Gonzaga, with whom he had a chance to work with in a Star Cinema romantic-comedy flick and a Kapamilya television series. Cruz recalled how awkward he felt when he and Gonzaga were taping for the series “Maging Sino Ka Man” back […]

18.04.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars ·
Kate Upton in talks for ‘The Other Woman’

Kate Upton in talks for ‘The Other Woman’

(Relaxnews) – The Hollywood Reporter has announced that American model and actress Kate Upton (“Tower Heist,” “The Three Stooges”) will team up with Cameron Diaz and Leslie Mann against Nikolaj Coster-Waldau in “The Other Woman,” a comedy about adultery. On discovering that she is a mistress in “The Other Woman,” Cameron Diaz’s character will decide […]

18.04.2013 · Filled under: Hollywood Stars ·
Old age is a state of mind, study says

Old age is a state of mind, study says

(Relaxnews) – A new study suggests that age is a state of mind, and if you think of yourself as old and frail, your perception may become a self-fulfilling prophecy. But seniors who have a more positive attitude about their age stay more socially active and enjoy a greater quality of life, despite having equal […]

18.04.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
‘Snow White & the Huntsman’ sequel set for 2015

‘Snow White & the Huntsman’ sequel set for 2015

(Relaxnews) – During the CinemaCon in Las Vegas, Universal studios announced that the second chapter of “Snow White & the Huntsman,” a somber adaptation of the Grimm tale, will be released in two years. The next installment of “Snow White & the Huntsman” will be released in two years. Before then, the screenplay must be finalized and a […]

18.04.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Chinese military officials join PHL-US Balikatan exercises

Chinese military officials join PHL-US Balikatan exercises

MANILA, Apr 15 (Mabuhay) – Amid the ongoing territorial dispute between China and the Philippines, two Chinese military officials on Monday joined their Filipino and American counterparts in talks on maritime disaster response as part of the annual Balikatan military exercises. According to Brig. Gen. Aurelio Baladad, deputy chief of staff for operations of the Armed Forces […]

18.04.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Pink diamond sells for nearly $40 million at US auction

Pink diamond sells for nearly $40 million at US auction

(NEW YORK-AFP) – A 34.64-carat pink diamond has sold at auction in New York for nearly $40 million, setting a new record for Christie’s auction house. Dubbed the “Princie Diamond,” the gem is “one of the largest and finest pink diamonds in the world,” with a “fabulous provenance,” Christie’s jewelry chief Francois Curiel said ahead […]

17.04.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, U.S. News ·