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UP school calls alumni

The University of the Philippines School of Urban and Regional Planning (UP SURP) is celebrating its 50th anniversary on Oct. 22 with a call to its alumni to a homecoming. The celebration will kick off at 10 a.m. with a thanksgiving Mass and groundbreaking for the new UP SURP building to be erected beside the […]

The Daily Gospel

October 10, 2015 (Saturday) Ps 97:1-2, 5-6, 11-12 Rejoice in the Lord, you just! 27th Week in Ordinary Time Psalter: Week 3/(Green) 1st Reading: Jl 4:12-21 Rise up, O peoples, and come to the Valley of Jehoshaphat, nations. Bring a sickle for the harvest is ripe; come and tread for the winepress is full and […]

Celebrate northern cuisine at MarQuee Mall’s Big Bite

Food fans gear up for MarQuee Mall’s ”Big Bite! The Northern Food Festival”on Oct. 16, 17 and 18. In partnership with the Department of Tourism, Department of Trade andIndustry, Angeles City Tourism Office, North Luzon Expressway and LifestyleNetwork, Big Bite will delight festival goers with food markets, “Sisig Festival”, cooking demos, culinary cook-offs and live […]

Oldest historical group sets nat’l meet in Iloilo

The Historic Casa Real de Iloilo, once the seat of the provincial government of Iloilo, will serve as the venue for the 36th national conference on national and local history of the Philippine National Historical Society (PNHS). The conference, scheduled on Oct. 22-24, will be held with the assistance of the National Commission for Culture […]

October music and laughter in Casino Filipino

In a few more months its December. And the festivities in the different branches of Pagcor continues. Super comedian Pooh kicks off the comedic festival of talents in Pagcor with a show on October 2 at Casino Filipino Mimosa. Funny girl K Brosas entertains with her brand of comedy on October 3 at Casino Filipino […]

Red Cross reminds hospitals: Take emergency cases

THE PHILIPPINE Red Cross (PRC) has asked hospitals not to refuse to accept patients, especially emergency cases, after a boy being transported by Red Cross ambulance was refused acceptance by four government hospitals last week. “We would like to remind all hospitals that we have a law which prohibits them from refusing to administer treatment […]

The Daily Gospel: September 26, 2015

Jer 31:10, 11-12ab, 13 The Lord will guard us as a shepherd guards his flock. 25th Week in Ordinary Time Psalter: Week 1/(Green/Red) Sts. Cosmas and Damian, martyrs 1st Reading: Zec 2:5-9, 14-15a Raising my eyes again, I saw a man with a measuring line in his hand. I asked, “Where are you going?” He […]

Tattoo honors greatness among connected individuals, communities in 2015 Tatt Awards

Globe Telecom mobile broadband brand Tattoo has kicked off this year’s Tatt Awards, the country’s premier award-giving body that recognizes social media movers and shakers in the Philippines. Currently on its fifth year, the Tatt Awards is honoring greatness in connectivity this year, celebrating individuals, groups, and communities who have made an impact in the […]

Putting flavors in urban living

Modern life is so stressful. The daily traffic woes and the high demands of work often sap out the energy, productivity, efficiency and fun of workers, students and motorists. Mindful of such concerns, home developers are busy building communities and homes that provide welcome relief to tired bodies and minds. One of them is the […]

BeamAndGo.com kicks off financial literacy project for OFW families

BeamAndGo, an alternative remittance fintech that offers overseas Filipinos a safer way to provide for their families’ basic needs, has launched the first installment of its LearnAndGo series called “The Family FQ Workshop with the Faustos” at the Iriga Plaza Convention Center, Iriga City. In partnership with dedicated financial literacy advocate and FQMom.com blogger, Rose […]

SyncRUNize brings adventure to ALI’s new CBD ARCA South

Synchronize your watches for a grand adventure in ARCA South. The 74-hectare Taguig property, set to become a new “city in sync” as master-planned by Ayala Land,Inc., is hosting a mobile-app integrated adventure run on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015. SyncRUNize will be unlike other regular 5 km runs as it challenges both body and mind […]

PDI launches storytelling tilt

AS PART of the 5th Inquirer Read-Along Festival, the Philippine Daily Inquirer will hold its annual storytelling competition for students on Nov. 6 and 7 at the Silangan Hall of Cultural Center of the Philippines in Pasay City. The festival is one of the activities planned for the 30th anniversary celebration of the Inquirer. The […]

Petilla cited during Quezon Day

Former energy secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla has been awarded a plaque of appreciation as guest of honor and keynote speaker during the conferment of the Medalya ng Karangalan – the highest recognition given by the Quezon provincial government to outstanding achievers in the province. The award was given during the celebration of Manuel L. Quezon […]