OC Fil-Amber Chamber: Standing the test of time

Many Filipinos opted to move to Orange County in the early part of 1990 to escape congestion and pollution after settling in Los Angeles, California. Lured by open spaces and serene environment, Orange County with its 34 cities had become a mecca for many professionals and...

Bright House Networks, ABS-CBN launch Lifestyle Network in Bakersfield, Central Florida and Tampa Bay

New channel aims to expand reach to fast-growing Filipino demographic in the U.S.    REDWOOD CITY, CA, July 31, 2013 – ABS-CBN International, the largest Filipino entertainment, news and broadcast company in the U.S., announced today the launch of Lifestyle Network on Bright...

Drilon files bill including barangay officials for benefits from GSIS

MANILA, July 12 (Mabuhay) — Sen. Franklin M. Drilon has re-filed a bill seeking the inclusion of barangay officials for benefits from the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS). ”It’s a small way of recognizing the barangay leaders’ contribution to the community as...

TV5’s Valiente wins Outstanding Adapted Drama Series at Golden Screen TV Awards

When love, deceit and revenge get in the way of friendship, the blinding hatred that follows can lead a person to hurt those who are closest to his heart. This is the premise of a timeless story that captivated millions of Filipino viewers who tuned in to the most successful...

Megan Young makes TV5 debut, puts SoVin love team to the test

TV5’s “Never Say Goodbye” continues to move towards an exciting plot line. With unexpected scenarios, new cast additions will shape an even more complex story. Along with the introduction of Rita Avila’s character, actress-host Megan Young joins the cast of “Never Say Goodbye”. A...

Eula Valdez: ‘As an artist, it’s okay to go crazy with your choice of projects’

By Edwin P. Sallan Unlike other kids her age, Eula Valdez didn’t want to be a princess in a fairy tale. Believe it or not, her original fantasy was to be a ninja. It came as no surprise, therefore, that Eula collected the Marvel comic book “Elektra: Assasin” back in high school....

Rain or Shine weathers late flurry to send Ginebra back to last place

The Rain or Shine Elasto Painters won their fourth straight game, but not before weathering a late three-point flurry by Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, 96-93, Sunday at the SMART-Araneta Coliseum. Two free throws by Beau Belga gave Rain or Shine a five-point lead, 92-87, with just...

‘Third Eye’ to return for a second season as ‘Cassandra: Warrior Angel’

From encountering all kinds of evil creatures (“malignos”), the young girl blessed or cursed with a “third eye” will now find herself in an expanded supernatural universe and in the middle of an epic battle between angels and demons. “Cassandra: Warrior Angel”, the much-awaited...

‘Good Morning Club’ hosts to sponsor wedding of 10 couples

To cap off its month-long anniversary, the “Good Morning Club” barkada will serve as witnesses to 10 lucky couples who will be part of the “GMC Kasalang Bayan” on Thursday, February 28. The couples were chosen from a callout on the show’s Facebook community (Good Morning Club...