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 ·
Twitter index: new Superman trailer hits web

Twitter index: new Superman trailer hits web

(Relaxnews) – On Wednesday, April 17, Twitter users are buzzing about the new trailer for the forthcoming Superman film and celebrating the 25th birthday of Girls’ Generation member Jessica. The latest trailer for “Man of Steel” hit the web on April 16. The film, which is due out in June, follows Superman’s back story and […]

17.04.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Exercise can offset some of the damage of too much booze: study

Exercise can offset some of the damage of too much booze: study

(Relaxnews) – Regular aerobic workouts help counteract some of the damaging effects of drinking too much alcohol, a new US study finds. In the study, heavy drinking was linked with damage to the brain’s white matter, but only among those who didn’t engage in aerobic exercise, such as walking, biking, or jogging. For those who […]

17.04.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Rubio vows tough, 10-year path to US citizenship

Rubio vows tough, 10-year path to US citizenship

By Joseph Krauss WASHINGTON, April 14, 2013 (AFP) – Senator Marco Rubio, the Republican point man for immigration reform, on Sunday said a new bill would carve an arduous 10-year path to citizenship for the country’s 11 million illegal immigrants. Appearing on a string of Sunday talk shows, Rubio appeared keen to reassure hardline Republicans […]

17.04.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Fil-Am Chamber of Commerce of Southeast Corridor Holds Its Maiden Mixer

Fil-Am Chamber of Commerce of Southeast Corridor Holds Its Maiden Mixer

Cerritos, Calif. – The Filipino-American Chamber of Commerce of Southeast Corridor (FACC-SEC)  has slated its maiden mixer and networking on April 23, 2013 at the Boba Café  on 17222 Norwalk Blvd. corner of Artesia Blvd. from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.             This was announced by FACC-SEC  Founding President Felix B. Lopez, CEO of Pinoy […]

17.04.2013 · Filled under: Happenings ·
START OF OVERSEAS ABSENTEE VOTING IN LOS ANGELES

START OF OVERSEAS ABSENTEE VOTING IN LOS ANGELES

Los Angeles 16 April 2013, The Philippine Consulate General successfully launched the first day of elections for Overseas Absentee Voters (OAV) on 13 April 2013 at the Rizal Hall of the Consulate. The Consulate General invites all registered Overseas Absentee Voters (OAVs) in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas to cast their […]

17.04.2013 · Filled under: Local News ·
Boston bombs were likely homemade, full of shrapnel

Boston bombs were likely homemade, full of shrapnel

WASHINGTON, April 16, 2013 (AFP) – The explosives used in the Boston Marathon bombings were likely homemade devices full of nails and metal fragments designed to cause widespread injury, according to initial reports. A day after an attack that left three dead and more than 170 wounded, the FBI and Boston police declined to reveal […]

16.04.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·