Balita Media announces winners of Sharon Cuneta Up Close raffle contest

Balita Media announces winners of Sharon Cuneta Up Close raffle contest

On January 17th, Balita Media Inc. raffled two pairs of tickets to see Sharon Cuneta Up Close with KC Concepcion at the Pechanga Theater on January 18th. Balita Media Inc. and Pechanga Resort & Casino would like to cordially congratulate the following winners: Emeline Vermillion from Ontario, California and Diana Pamela M. Nepomuceno from Murrieta, […]

18.01.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Filipino Stars, Giveaways, Music, Promotions ·
Marc Grossman’s anti-depressive chocolate, almond, flax seed shake

Marc Grossman’s anti-depressive chocolate, almond, flax seed shake

(Relaxnews) – Need a lift from the winter blues? American expat Marc Grossman, owner of Bob’s Juice Bar in Paris and author of “Smoothies : Cocktails de fruits et légumes d’un Américain à Paris” (Fruit and vegetable cocktails from an American in Paris), shares his recipe for beating the blahs with a tasty, nutrient-packed chocolate […]

17.01.2013 · Filled under: Free Recipes, Health & Fitness ·
Top 10 hotels in the world: TripAdvisor

Top 10 hotels in the world: TripAdvisor

(Relaxnews) – A luxury, ocean-side resort in Hawaii beat out 6,000 other properties to take the title of top luxury hotel in the world, according to members of TripAdvisor. Here are the top hotels around the world according to the website’s 11th edition of the Traveler’s Choice Awards 2013 and what TripAdvisor members said about […]

17.01.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos ·
January lookbook index: top 10 street styles from around the world

January lookbook index: top 10 street styles from around the world

(Relaxnews) – The kids from Lookbook are back again with some slick street style with crop tops, cropped jackets and plenty of attitude in the mix. Key accessories this week include studded baseball hats, beanies, and fun headpieces, and as usual the girls are showing off their legs, both bare (in warmer climes) and wrapped up in […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Seven wellness spas to dewinterize body and mind

Seven wellness spas to dewinterize body and mind

(Relaxnews) – While luxury spas are aplenty, wellness spas have a different take — alongside a steady menu of massages and facial treatments, spagoers can consult with physicians, lose weight, quit smoking, sample “detoxifying” body treatments, and enjoy specialized meal plans — often set in some of the most pristine places in the world. Here […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Health & Fitness ·
Psy goes nuts for pistachios in Super Bowl ad

Psy goes nuts for pistachios in Super Bowl ad

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – South Korean rapper Psy is going nuts. Not content with starring in the most-watched video in YouTube history, the man behind viral hit “Gangnam Style” is to appear in a Super Bowl commercial for… pistachios. “The Wonderful Pistachios brand is fun, just like me,” Psy said Wednesday by way of a press […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: International Stars, Music ·
Manny Pacquiao | Wonderful Pistachios Get Crackin’ Ad

Manny Pacquiao | Wonderful Pistachios Get Crackin’ Ad

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation, Videos ·
California’s ‘urban’ sled dogs are cool with no snow

California’s ‘urban’ sled dogs are cool with no snow

(COSTA MESA, California-AFP) – California’s lack of snow is no problem for Obi, a sled dog a thousand miles from the North Pole, pulling an “urban sled” to the delight of his devoted human owner, Rancy Reyes. Reyes mushes on a two-wheeled cart through Fairview Park in Costa Mesa, south of Los Angeles, pulled by […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Local News, Offbeat ·
Southern Californians Bundle Up as Freeze Warnings Issued

Southern Californians Bundle Up as Freeze Warnings Issued

Southern California Edison Offers Tips During Cold Spell ROSEMEAD, Calif., Jan. 14, 2013 — As the National Weather Service issued a freeze warning and frost advisory throughout Southern California until tomorrow morning, Southern Californians are doing their best to stay warm during this surprising cold spell. SCE reminds its customers to stay safe when using […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Environment, Local News ·
New Payment Scam Targets Southern California Edison Customers

New Payment Scam Targets Southern California Edison Customers

ROSEMEAD, Calif., Jan. 11, 2013 — Southern California Edison (SCE) is advising customers to be aware of a new telephone scam that is demanding immediate payment for allegedly past due electricity bills. Imposters have been calling SCE customers telling them they must make immediate payment on past due bills or have their electric service disconnected. […]

11.01.2013 · Filled under: Services ·
Pechanga Resort & Casino announces free tickets to “Sharon Cuneta Up Close” Contest

Pechanga Resort & Casino announces free tickets to “Sharon Cuneta Up Close” Contest

On January 18th and 19th at 8pm, the “Megastar” of the Philippines, Sharon Cuneta will perform at the world-renowned Pechanga Theater. The performance will also feature a guest performance by Sharon’s eldest daughter, KC Concepcion. In recent times, Pechanga Resort & Casino’s Theater has given host to a multitude of talented Filipino performers; in November, […]

11.01.2013 · Filled under: Contests, Filipino Stars, Giveaways, Happenings, Local News, Music, Promotions ·
Colina Salon Branches out in Rancho Cucamonga

Colina Salon Branches out in Rancho Cucamonga

New Year ushers new outlet for Colina Salon inside Island Pacific 2013 looks bright and busy for Marlou Colina, owner of Colina Salon. He drives from Long Beach to Rancho Cucamonga to supervise the construction of the newest Colina Salon in Island Pacific. The sign is already up , now he is looking at the […]

11.01.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Discounts, Local News, Promotions ·
Welcome to 2013: What to expect on January 1st

Welcome to 2013: What to expect on January 1st

Hundreds of new laws greet Californians in 2013: California’s legislative mill churned out more than 800 laws that take effect January 1. The new laws cover a vast array of issues including internet privacy, giving drivers licenses to children of illegal immigrants, banning psychotherapy for young gay teens and the use of dogs when hunting […]

09.01.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
New California laws to take effect in 2013

New California laws to take effect in 2013

Undocumented immigrants eligible for driver’s licenses by Amy Isackson Tens of thousands of Californians who came to the U.S. illegally as children will be able to apply for a driver’s license. “For me it just feels really liberating,” says 28-year-old Ismael Soto. When Soto was four his mom fled an abusive relationship and brought him […]

09.01.2013 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Tony® and Olivier Award Winner Lea Salonga Debuts in Segerstrom Center’s Cabaret Series

Tony® and Olivier Award Winner Lea Salonga Debuts in Segerstrom Center’s Cabaret Series

COSTA MESA, CA – Lea Salonga makes her Segerstrom Center debut in a special cabaret performance in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall on Saturday January 19 at 8 p.m. The Tony and Olivier Award-winning songstress will perform selections drawn from the many hit shows in which she has starred throughout her illustrious and […]

08.01.2013 · Filled under: Filipino Stars, Happenings, International Stars ·
Sharon Cuneta with special guest KC Concepcion at Pechanga Resort & Casino

Sharon Cuneta with special guest KC Concepcion at Pechanga Resort & Casino

Sharon Cuneta with special guest KC Concepcion at Pechanga Resort & Casino On January 18th and 19th at 8pm the “Megastar” of the Philippines, Sharon Cuneta will perform at the world-renowned Pechanga Theater. The performance will also feature a guest performance by Sharon’s eldest daughter, KC Concepcion. In recent times, Pechanga Resort & Casino’s Theater […]

Happy New Year, Happy Eating!

Happy New Year, Happy Eating!

SO LA by Jannelle So It’s the New Year; but please allow me to veer away from the norm. So while everyone is talking about getting in shape and shedding off those unwanted pounds generated by holiday parties and get-togethers, let me tell you about more eating and enjoying it more. Because taking it from […]

07.01.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Kitchenomics ·
Balut and other popular hangover remedies from around the world

Balut and other popular hangover remedies from around the world

(Relaxnews) – Pounding head, queasy stomach, dry mouth – welcome to your hangover. While mankind is united in this particular form of post-bender misery, variations abound when it comes to taming the beast. Here are a few hangover remedy traditions from drinking cultures around the world. Namibia: The morning after an epic boozefest, Namibians sip a […]

07.01.2013 · Filled under: Kitchenomics ·
Old rites for New Year

Old rites for New Year

One of the world’s oldest shared traditions, New Year’s celebrations take many forms, but most cultures have one thing in common — letting one’s hair down after a long, hard year. For much of the globe this involves sipping bubbly with friends until the sun comes up, seeing out the old year with bonfires and […]

01.01.2013 · Filled under: World News ·
Top health and nutrition events in 2013

Top health and nutrition events in 2013

(Relaxnews) – Coming up in 2013, mobile health technologies remain a hot topic at CES and GSMA Mobile World Congress, while Health 2.0 expands to India and the Middle East. Also Arab Health Expo expects its largest crowd ever in Dubai, while natural and organic products draw in thousands of visitors at mega-shows BioFach and […]

01.01.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·