Local Bicolanos celebrate the (Kaadlawan) Feast of Nuestra Señora de Peñafrancia

Today, Saturday, September 19th culminates the ninth day of novena prayers to Our Lady of Peñafrancia, spearheaded by groups of Bicolano devotees in the Southland. Annually, various nine-day novenas were scheduled in Catholic Churches attended by the numerous Bicolanos in the Los...

The Los Angeles Football Club, LA’s newest professional sports team

LOS ANGELES, CA – Los Angeles’ newest Major League Soccer team officially announced its name as the Los Angeles Football Club, which will make its debut in the 2018 MLS season. The Club determined the official name after months of engagement with supporters, partners,...

Why Matteo, Sarah didn’t attend Star Magic Ball

Matteo Guidicelli was a no-show at the 9th Star Magic Ball held at the Makati Shangri-La Hotel because he was in Cebu to mourn the loss of his grandfather. Guidicelli’s girlfriend, singer-actress Sarah Geronimo, was also in Cebu to comfort him. A photo of the couple was uploaded...

Aquino to support only one presidential candidate in 2016: Palace

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III will support only one candidate in the 2016 presidential elections, Malacañang said Friday. “I think the President has a very clear answer to that. He only has one, ‘di ba? Isa lang po ang inendorso ng Pangulong Aquino, ‘di ba? Alam...

Miriam wants DSWD probed for failure to implement relief, anti-poverty programs

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago said Friday the Department of Social Welfare and Development must be made to explain why it failed to implement its relief and poverty alleviation programs despite the availability of funds. Santiago is set to file Monday a...

LP formally asks Leni Robredo to be Roxas’ VP in 2016 polls

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The Liberal Party has formally asked Rep. Leni Robredo to be the running mate of its presumptive standard bearer, former Interior Secretary Mar Roxas II, for the 2016 elections. Robredo, widow of the late Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo, however, said...

Arroyo camp cites Enrile bail in house arrest plea

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The lawyers of former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo have cited before the Sandiganbayan the Supreme Court’s (SC) decision granting bail to Senator Juan Ponce Enrile, among other reasons, in their pending petition for house arrest. In a reply to the...

Wagyu Beef Steak Bowl

Barley is an excellent addition to any diet. It packs four times as much fiber as brown rice*, and its high fiber content is beneficial to one’s overall health. Hakubaku’s Mochi Mugi, the number one barley brand in Japan**, is easy to prepare and provides a nutritious boost when...

Will they run as indendents?

Poe-Escudero’s independent bid is mere talk, LP solon says MANILA, Sept 19 (Mabuhay) – Liberal Party (LP) stalwart Caloocan Rep. Edgar Erice insisted Saturday that the independent candidacy of Senators Grace Poe and Chiz Escudero in 2016 is mere rhetoric. The two lawmakers...

Chiz to run as Poe’s VP

Sen. Francis “Chiz” Escudero, a seasoned lawmaker and one of the country’s most prolific senators, has accepted the offer of presidential candidate Sen. Grace Poe to be her running mate, completing the first presidential and vice presidential tandem in the 2016 national...