Families to ‘Walk n’ Roll’ on Sept. 20 for ataxia that afflicts many

Fil-Ams among victims of debilitating disease By Rhony Laigo If not for the universal campaign of the Ice Bucket Challenge, the Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s disease may have been just that – a disease that has no cure. Now, ALS is known worldwide. But...

Alex asked: Joseph or Arjo?

Alex Gonzaga is proud to be single. The 26-year-old actress said that she is enjoying juggling several projects. Gonzaga was part of the recently concluded reality show “Pinoy Big Brother” and was one of the hosts of ABS-CBN’s “The Voice Kids.” She is currently stars in the...

DAP fund controversy

I hope Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago’s intention to file a resolution requesting the Senate leadership to conduct question hour on Budget Secretary Butch Abad pushes through and force him to release vital information regarding the controversial Disbursement Acceleration...

VP Binay got 13% kickback from every Makati project: former vice mayor

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay received 13 percent kickback in every contract for projects entered into by the Makati City government during his incumbency as mayor, former Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado told the Senate blue ribbon committee on Thursday. During the...

Trillanes wants contractor of controversial Makati building blacklisted

MANILA (Mabuhay) –Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Thursday urged the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to put Hilmarc’s Construction Corporation, general contractor of the allegedly overpriced Makati City Hall building II project, on provisional blacklist for its...

Duterte declines Miriam VP offer, endorses Teodoro instead

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Davao City mayor Rodrigo Duterte said Thursday that he is not accepting the offer of Senator Miriam Santiago as her running mate in 2016, saying that he is “not good for national office” and that he will retire after his term as mayor. “I am honored by the...

AFP bats for speedy passage of BBL to ensure lasting peace in Mindanao

MANILA (Mabuhay) – To ensure lasting peace, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Wednesday expressed its full support for the quick passage of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) that seeks to provide a political solution to the decades-old conflict in Mindanao....

Families to ‘Walk n’ Roll’ on Sept. 20 for ataxia that afflicts many

Fil-Ams among victims of debilitating disease By Rhony Laigo If not for the worldwide campaign of the Ice Bucket Challenge, the Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s disease may have been just that – a disease that has no cure. But unknown to many, another...

More reasons to smile this season

The company that guarantees to deliver smiles and move more than just sea cargo and money remittances is once again making the upcoming holidays more exciting. In the spirit of spreading more smiles this season, LBC is giving away over two hundred fifty thousand dollars...

Gov’t peace panel chair sees swift passage of draft Bangsamoro law

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Prof. Miriam Coronel-Ferrer, head of the government panel that talked peace with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), is confident that Congress will pass the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) at the soonest time possible. Ferrer said even before the...
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