“ISTRUKTURA 2″ 3rd Solo Show

“ISTRUKTURA 2″ 3rd Solo Show

“ISTRUKTURA 2″ 3rd Solo Show By: Jose Johann Bitancor Mar 1- April 2, 2016 Recep: March 12 (Sat) 6:30- 9pm Jack London Square Realty 311 Oak Street, Suite 116 Oakland CA 94607 Biography: Jose Johann Bitancor is a Filipino painter and graphic designer with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Far Eastern University in the Philippines. Prior […]

16.02.2016 · Filled under: Art, Happenings ·
Tax relief available for business owners affected by Aliso Canyon gas leak

Tax relief available for business owners affected by Aliso Canyon gas leak

Sacramento – The California State Board of Equalization (BOE) has announced that business owners and fee payers impacted by the gas leak in Aliso Canyon may request an extension to file their tax returns and for relief from penalties and/or interest on some taxes and fees. The gas leak was discovered on October 23, 2015, and Governor Jerry […]

16.02.2016 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Depression linked to genes inherited from Neanderthals: study

Depression linked to genes inherited from Neanderthals: study

If you can’t seem to quit smoking, or have a tendency to become depressed, you might be able to blame your Neanderthal heritage. After a massive study linking tens of thousands of modern people’s medical records to their genetic histories, certain genes inherited from Neanderthals have been linked to psychiatric disorders, blood clotting and addictive […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Bedans of SoCal induction April 16

Bedans of SoCal induction April 16

San Beda College Alumni Association of Southern California (SBCAASC) is having their 34th Annual Induction Ball on April 16, 2016(Saturday) to be held at Anaheim Marriott Suites located at 12015 Harbor Blvd., Garden Grove, CA 92840 from 6:00 pm to midnight. This annual event is one of their ongoing yearly event to help indigent students in the Philippines […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Happenings, Local News ·
Lady Gaga readies experimental Grammy tribute to Bowie

Lady Gaga readies experimental Grammy tribute to Bowie

Lady Gaga is promising a technologically ambitious, “multisensory” David Bowie tribute at the Grammy Awards she hopes will befit the famously experimental rock legend. The music industry’s biggest night takes place Monday barely a month after the shocking death of Bowie, who over his half-century career became one of the most influential figures in pop […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Bond No.9 releases new Madison Avenue-themed fragrance

Bond No.9 releases new Madison Avenue-themed fragrance

US fragrance house Bond No.9 is set to release a new scent honoring New York City’s iconic Madison Avenue. The fragrance, titled “Madison Avenue”, is being marketed as the brand’s first-ever “shopping scent”. It is set to launch just in time for the Spring / Summer 2016 collections. Featuring fresh chypre, a citrusy-woody-mossy fragrance breed […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Beckhams unite for Valentine’s Day NY fashion show

Beckhams unite for Valentine’s Day NY fashion show

Victoria Beckham sent a boyish yet fine-tailored feminine collection down the New York runway on Valentine’s Day, winning lavish praise and supported by her beaming husband and four children in the front row. Vogue editor in chief Anna Wintour led fashionistas braving minus 12 degrees Celsius (11 degrees Fahrenheit) to scurry inside and warm up […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Home & Garden, International Stars, Lifestyle ·
Eating breakfast can boost activity levels says new study

Eating breakfast can boost activity levels says new study

A new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition has found that eating breakfast could help obese people improve their health by prompting them to become more active.  The study, carried out by researchers at the University of Bath, UK, looked at a possible link between breakfast, body weight and health and builds on previous […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Health & Fitness, Lifestyle ·
Non-passage of BBL caused ‘widespread frustration’ within MILF – Iqbal

Non-passage of BBL caused ‘widespread frustration’ within MILF – Iqbal

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The non-passage of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) in Congress has caused “widespread frustration” among the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and the people of Mindanao, according to Mohagher Iqbal, chief peace negotiator of the MILF. “[T]here is widespread frustration on the ground by our people and members of the MILF,” Iqbal […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Pope unleashes ‘super confessors’ to tackle special sins

Pope unleashes ‘super confessors’ to tackle special sins

By Ella Ide Vatican City, Holy See | AFP |   − Dubbed ‘super confessors’,  for one year only they can absolve sins usually only pardoned by the pope himself. And on Wednesday over 1,000 of these “missionaries of mercy”, handpicked by Pope Francis, were sent forth to win back the hearts of those who have left the Catholic Church […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: World News ·
Bongbong open to reviving two-party system in politics

Bongbong open to reviving two-party system in politics

MANILA (Mabuhay)– Vice presidential aspirant Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. said Thursday he is open to bringing back the two-party system in politics instead of the multi-party system. Marcos said legislators must seriously look into crafting a law that revive the two-party system in order to prevent politicians from switching from one party to the […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Arron Villaflor shares real score with Yen Santos

Arron Villaflor shares real score with Yen Santos

Actor Arron Villaflor finally talked about the real score between him and his “All of Me” co-star, Yen Santos. In an interview on Friday, Villaflor admitted that he and Santos reached the point of being “more than friends.” But he was quick to add that they never became a couple. “Naging sweet-sweetan kami. Umabot doon. […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Film ·
Ash Ortega goes solo but wants a love team

Ash Ortega goes solo but wants a love team

MANILA (Mabuhay) — 17-year old Ash Ortega is going solo in “Wish I May,” her first soap opera for 2016. But if she has it her way, she’d rather have a love team partner. Ash believes love teams are the way to go in showbiz nowadays. She is aware of how several young actors and […]

15.02.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·

Supreme Court puts Obama carbon emissions plan on hold

Washington, United States | AFP |   − The US Supreme Court on Tuesday put on hold President Barack Obama’s sweeping plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fueled power plants pending a legal challenge. A coalition of 27 US states is suing in a lower court to halt Obama’s Clean Power Plan, and petitioned the Supreme Court to suspend […]

12.02.2016 · Filled under: U.S. News ·

CARE launches California Council on Carpet Recycling

18-member advisory group to give voice to diverse stakeholders Sacramento, CA  – The Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE) has announced the formation of the California Council on Carpet Recycling (Carpet Council), an 18-member advisory group, selected to provide guidance to CARE on California’s carpet recycling efforts. The Council represents diverse stakeholders from across the state […]

12.02.2016 · Filled under: Environment, Health & Fitness, Services ·

Duterte: Roxas, LP using bottom-up budgeting to buy votes

MANILA, Feb 12 (Mabuhay) — Liberal Party standard bearer Mar Roxas and LP officials were accused by the camp of presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte of bribing local chief executives via the government’s bottom-up budgeting (BUB) program. Roxas’ promise, supported by President Benigno Aquino III, is offered to gain the support of local officials, Peter Laviña, […]

12.02.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Lovi Poe indulges her passion for singing

Lovi Poe indulges her passion for singing

She is Primera Aktresa to her home network and the fans but even before she gained renown in acting, one of Lovi Poe’s biggest passions has always been music with an album to boot under her name. The singer-actress returned to roots at Music Museum over the weekend in the concert “Fantaisie” co-billed with Solenn […]

12.02.2016 · Filled under: News ·

President Aquino to receive honorary Doctorate from Loyola Marymount University in California

RANCHO MIRAGE, California, Feb 12 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III will be conferred an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree by the Loyola Marymount University (LMU) during his upcoming working visit to Los Angeles, California. President Aquino will be presented the honorary degree at LMU’s Life Sciences Building Auditorium on February 17 “in […]

12.02.2016 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Ford plans SUVs for the whole family

Ford plans SUVs for the whole family

Projected demand for rugged off-roaders and crossovers among Millennial and baby boomer drivers means that Ford is aiming to launch four brand new SUVs over the next four years. Ford’s latest research shows that for Millennials, the SUV style appeals more than any other and that, when younger drivers start thinking about starting a family, […]

11.02.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Motoring ·
Burger King to begin selling hot dogs with Snoop Dogg

Burger King to begin selling hot dogs with Snoop Dogg

US fast food chain Burger King wants to be the king of the hot dog, and has enlisted the help of rapper Snoop Dogg and singer Charo to help sell their newest menu addition. Starting later this month, the burger behemoth will begin throwing weiners on the grill to sell alongside their signature Whoppers. The […]

11.02.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Food & Dining, Home & Garden ·