Chicago marathoners to take part in study on running shoes and injuries

Chicago marathoners to take part in study on running shoes and injuries

(Relaxnews) – For this Sunday’s Chicago Marathon, Loyola University Medical Center researchers are conducting a first-of-its kind study of race participants to determine if there is a link between foot injuries and ill-fitting running shoes and socks. Researchers will survey runners seeking treatment for foot and ankle injuries in the podiatry tent, taking measurements of […]

05.10.2012 · Filled under: Sports & Recreation ·

BANKRUPTCY QUESTIONS ANSWERED

Q: Creditors are harassing me – but I lost my job, and cannot pay. Do I need to file bankruptcy? A:        If you owe money, but have no job or assets, you probably do not need the protection that bankruptcy gives you. There are no debtor prisons in America, and creditors cannot enforce a judgment […]

05.10.2012 · Filled under: Legal Matters ·
Julia Roberts to produce new TV comedy series

Julia Roberts to produce new TV comedy series

(Relaxnews) – Julia Roberts is set to produce a new project for television, a comedy series for ABC, according to Deadline. The plot will revolve around a tyrannical boss and her employees’ attempts to rein her in. Its title, Taming of the Shrew, is borrowed from Shakespeare’s play. Julia Roberts will get to work again with […]

05.10.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·

Pacquiao vs Marquez Press Conference

  Press conference for Pacquiao vs. Marquez fight on December 8.  The conference was held at the Beverly Hills hotel on September 17, 2012.  Interviews include Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao, Juan Miguel Marquez and Freddie Roach.   Part 1   Part 2   Part 3   Part 4

05.10.2012 · Filled under: Videos ·
Apple marks anniversary of Steve Jobs death

Apple marks anniversary of Steve Jobs death

(SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) – Apple paid tribute Friday to Steve Jobs a year after his death, with a video and homage to the man who co-founded and propelled the iconic technology firm into the world’s biggest company. “Steve’s passing one year ago was a sad and difficult time for all of us,” Jobs’s successor as chief […]

05.10.2012 · Filled under: Videos ·
Mindanao power body moves to avert impact of supply shortfall

Mindanao power body moves to avert impact of supply shortfall

The newly created Mindanao Power Monitoring Committee (MPMC) has urged the public to brace for possible outages in some Mindanao areas as the 210MW coal-fired power plant in Misamis Oriental goes on preventive maintenance shutdown starting October 6. In a meeting convened by the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA), Department of Energy (DOE) and agencies comprising […]

05.10.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
DBM rolls out P3.5 B for GSIS premiums of DepEd workers

DBM rolls out P3.5 B for GSIS premiums of DepEd workers

Sec. Abad: Government to ensure immediate release of GSIS perks For DepEd employees The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) released P3.46 billion to cover the advance payment of Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) premiums for Department of Education (DepEd) employees, in fulfillment of a memorandum of agreement (MOA) previously signed by the DBM, DepEd, […]

05.10.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
PHL CONSULATE DONATES BOOKS TO CARSON

PHL CONSULATE DONATES BOOKS TO CARSON

Los Angeles, 4 October 2012 – During the unveiling of the Dr. Jose P. Rizal Monument on 29 September 2012 at the International Sculpture Garden in Carson City,  Consul General Mary Jo Bernardo Aragon presented to Carson City Mayor Jim Dear books about Dr. Jose P. Rizal, the history of the Philippines and the history of […]

05.10.2012 · Filled under: Local News ·
On October 6, 2012, six people will do something that has never been done before in Los Angeles.

On October 6, 2012, six people will do something that has never been done before in Los Angeles.

They will dance sideways, suspended hundreds of feet in the air, on the exterior of City Hall.  It’s all part of the grand opening celebration activities for LA’s new Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles.  The group, known as Bandaloop, will perform a vertical dance called Bound(less), which is unlike anything ever seen in LA.  An […]

04.10.2012 · Filled under: Happenings ·
DOT launches newest FUN campaign video

DOT launches newest FUN campaign video

The Department of Tourism (DOT) has launched its newest FUN campaign video. The video was first released at the gala night of the 35th Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Mart at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City, Tuesday, September 25, 2012. View the Tourism department’s most recent video campaign: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=8Lt25VUIFhU

04.10.2012 · Filled under: Videos ·
Sam Milby opens up about Maja

Sam Milby opens up about Maja

Actor Sam Milby denied that he is now courting Maja Salvador, who recently broke up with actor Matteo Guidicelli. But the former “Pinoy Big Brother” housemate refused to reject the possibility of a future relationship. “Basta Maja and I are friends, basta we are friends right now. But I can’t say na nothing will gonna […]

04.10.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment ·
YouTube, Xbox to stream US presidential debates

YouTube, Xbox to stream US presidential debates

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – YouTube has announced it will stream the three debates between US President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney, along with the vice presidential debate. “No matter where you are in the world or how you’ll be accessing the Internet, you’ll be able to watch the most important events of the 2012 election on YouTube,” the […]

03.10.2012 · Filled under: News ·
Jake Shimabukuro live show at Pechanga Theater

Jake Shimabukuro live show at Pechanga Theater

The world’s most famous ukulele player and composer, Jake Shimabukuro, will be performing live on Friday, October 5th, 2012, at 8pm in the Pechanga Theater, with special guest Nathan Aweu. Jake Shimabukuro’s life has always centered on the ukulele. He started playing the instrument at the age of 4 and became obsessed with it.  He […]

03.10.2012 · Filled under: Happenings ·
Stand Up to Bullying

Stand Up to Bullying

(Family Features) Going back to school can be stressful for many kids, especially if they have been the victims of bullying. According to Youth Ambassadors 4 Kids Club, an organization dedicated to eliminating bullying, a student is bullied every seven minutes in our country, and an estimated 77 percent of students will experience some form […]

03.10.2012 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
LOS ANGELES CITY RESOLUTION FOR CONGEN ARAGON

LOS ANGELES CITY RESOLUTION FOR CONGEN ARAGON

Los Angeles, 1 October 2012 – The Council of the City of Los Angeles presented to Consul General Mary Jo Bernardo Aragon on 28 September 2012 a Resolution commending the Consul General for her contributions and valuable, dedicated & compassionate service to the Filipino American community, the Office of the Mayor and the City Council […]

02.10.2012 · Filled under: Local News ·
RIZAL MONUMENT UNVEILED IN CARSON

RIZAL MONUMENT UNVEILED IN CARSON

Los Angeles, 1 October 2012 – The very first full-size statue of Dr. Jose P. Rizal, Philippine National Hero, in Southern California was finally unveiled in a grand ceremony held on 29 September 2012 at the International Sculpture Garden located in Carson City, California. A poem recitation of “My Last Farewell” and the re-enactment of […]

02.10.2012 · Filled under: Local News ·
GREATER PALM SPRINGS TO HOST NATIONAL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT OVER 2012 HOLIDAYS Visitors Encouraged to Attend and Experience 4-Day ‘MaxPreps Holiday Classic’, Dec 26-29

GREATER PALM SPRINGS TO HOST NATIONAL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT OVER 2012 HOLIDAYS Visitors Encouraged to Attend and Experience 4-Day ‘MaxPreps Holiday Classic’, Dec 26-29

(Greater Palm Springs, CA) – October 1, 2012 – The nation’s top two high school basketball recruits will headline the field in Greater Palm Springs, California for the 2012 MaxPreps Holiday Classic, December 26-29. The annual tournament will feature 120 teams from 10 states (80 boys varsity, 24 girls varsity, 16 boys junior varsity) that […]

02.10.2012 · Filled under: Happenings ·
LP finally reveals senatorial line-up

LP finally reveals senatorial line-up

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – After staying mum for months, the Liberal Party revealed on Monday at the historic Club Filipino its senatorial line-up for the 2013 polls. The Liberal Party will carry the banners of incumbent senators Loren Legarda, Francis Escudero, Koko Pimentel, Alan Peter Cayetano and embattled Antonio Trillanes IV. Also included in the line-up […]

02.10.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Schwarzenegger hopes to save marriage despite ‘stupid’ affairs

Schwarzenegger hopes to save marriage despite ‘stupid’ affairs

By Michael Thurston LOS ANGELES, Oct 1, 2012 (AFP) – Arnold Schwarzenegger says he still hopes to salvage his marriage with Maria Shriver despite admitting multiple affairs, including one in which fathered a child with the family housekeeper. “I’m still in love with Maria,” Schwarzenegger says. The Hollywood star and former California governor, whose wife […]

02.10.2012 · Filled under: Entertainment ·
PHL ivory probe team blocked from church

PHL ivory probe team blocked from church

MANILA  (AFP) – Philippine authorities looking for religious statues made from “blood” ivory were prevented from entering a church where the banned items were allegedly kept, a government investigator said Saturday. A joint team from the Justice Department’s investigation bureau and the Environment Department were denied entry to the Shrine of the Black Nazarene in […]

02.10.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·