UCLA Pilipino Alumni Endowment surpasses $100,000

The UCLA Scholarship Office has confirmed that the UCLA Pilipino Alumni Endowment, which supports the UCLA Pilipino Alumni / Lovell Sevilla Scholarship Program, surpassed the $100,000 mark, a representative from the scholarship office said. In response, UCLA Pilipino Alumni...

2 Metro flood projects done before Aquino steps down — Singson

MANILA, Sept 16 (Mabuhay) — The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will finish two major flood control projects in Metro Manila before President Benigno Aquino III steps down next year, Secretary Rogelio Singson said on Wednesday. During the presentation of the...

Conservationists converge at Fil-AM Chamber’s7th Annual Green Expo

This year will mark the seventh edition of the Annual Green,  Conserve and Health Expo that the Filipino American Chamber of Commerce of Orange will be hosting at the Marriott Suites in Anaheim  on September 23rd and will bring together under one roof Orange County’s stern...

Bret Jackson admits dating Ella Cruz

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Former “Pinoy Big Brother” housemate Bret Jackson finally spoke up about rumors romantically linking him to young actress Ella Cruz. Jackson admitted that he and Cruz are indeed going out. “We date once in a while,” he said. However, he quickly clarified...

The key to a healthy diet for children could be a matter of time

(Relaxnews) – Pupils that take a minimum of 25 minutes to lunch in the cafeteria are more prone to choose fruits and vegetables and will benefit from a much more balanced meal according to a new study from the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston. In their...

Nissan Versa Note, appropriately among the best cars for students

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Nissan Versa Note has been named by the editors at Kelley Blue Book to its annual KBB.com “10 Best Back to School Cars of 2015” list. It is the latest honor for Nissan’s popular entry-level hatchback from KBB.com, which has also included Versa Note on i...

Vic Sotto wants intimate wedding

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Comedian Vic Sotto denied that his wedding to girlfriend Pauleen Luna will definitely happen during the festive Christmas season, as revealed by the actress’s manager Lolit Solis. Sotto stressed that there are no definite wedding plans yet....

What Cherry Pie thinks of James-Nadine tandem

Cherry Pie Picache sees a bit of the Martin Nievera and Pops Fernandez love team back in the 1980s in the tandem of James Reid and Nadine Lustre. Picache, who plays Jack, the aunt of Clark (Reid), on the ABS-CBN series “On the Wings of Love,” said she can see how the two young...

Senators to MILF: Don’t threaten Congress

MANILA (Mabuhay) – At least three senators on Friday warned the Moro Islamic Liberation Front against threatening Congress on what the armed group will do once it fails to get the Bangsamoro Basic Law passed in the form it prefers. “Threatening Congress might be...

House approves Judiciary Independence Enhancing Act

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The House of Representatives has approved on second reading a measure banning the re-appointment of a regular member of the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) who has already served the full term. Rep. Niel C. Tupas, Jr. (5th District, Iloilo), chairperson of...
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