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April 29, 2018 5:30 PM Art raffle to raise funds for ailing Alice Guillermo

Art for Alice Guillermo will raise funds for the medication of the ailing art critic on May 5, 4 p.m., at the College of Fine Arts (CFA) Auditorium, University of the Philippines (UP), Diliman, Quezon City. Event hosted by the UP CFA and Department of Art Studies (DAS), and Alliance of Concerned Teachers. Because of her heart block in 2017, a heart 31

April 24, 2018 6:03 AM PCG rescues 6 festival spectators as boat flips in Lanao del Norte

KAUSWAGAN, Lanao del Norte – The Philippine Coast Guard and its auxiliary group rescued six people, among them a child, from a pump-boat that capsized here on Tuesday. In a report, the PCG said the rescued individuals were among the estimated 2,000 spectators of the Hugyaw sa Kadagatan (sea dancing) festival here. The Hugyaw sa Kadagatan festival is an annual 10

April 19, 2018 8:17 AM PDEA seizes P1M worth of shabu in buy-bust op in Marawi

Anti-drug operatives seized P1 million worth of suspected methamphetamine hydrochloride, commonly known as shabu, in a buy-bust operation in the war-torn city of Marawi, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) disclosed on Thursday. PDEA Director General Aaron Aquino said the agency’s operatives as well as local police units in Mindanao confiscated 29

April 18, 2018 10:30 AM Healing the Family Tree workshop

Holy Land Subic Foundation, Inc. president and chief executive Maribi Mapa Garcia will lead a two-part Healing the Family Tree Workshop on April 27 and May 25 at Sunshine Place in Makati. Garcia, who worked as a bank officer and toy manufacturer, has been involved in Family Tree Healing since 1994. She have led retreats and seminars in Metro Manila and provinces 53

April 9, 2018 10:25 AM Cosmetics company supports Haribon Foundation

Handmade cosmetics company Lush has recently directed its Charity Pot campaign donations to local environmental protection organization Haribon Foundation. Charity Pot campaign collects proceeds of the sales (minus taxes) of Charity Pot, a luxurious hand and body lotion from Lush, and allocates it towards supporting small grassroots organizations geared 63

April 8, 2018 2:19 PM Rotary Clubs receive medical donations

THE distance between Adelaide, Australia and Davao City, Philippines may be far but, Rotary International’s "Service above Self” knows no boundaries. This is how Alvin Orteza, president of Rotary Club of East Davao feels after receiving several medical donations from the Royal Adelaide Hospital of Australia last March 17. The other recipient of the donations 17

April 7, 2018 9:50 AM A retreat to remember

A weekend at the beach, a staycation, a trip to an exotic country. These are indeed exciting ways to spend one’s five-day vacation. Many rested and recharged in beach resorts, got pampered in luxury hotels, or enjoyed an adventure in an Asian country. Some opted to stay at home where they slept away their stress of many months, meditated to gain back their 62

April 4, 2018 5:58 AM DOLE orders Jollibee to regularize about 6,500 workers

Fast food giant, contractors also told to refund workers at least P19.5M for ‘illegally collected payments’ The Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) has ordered Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) to regularize nearly 6,500 of its workers. “In a report to Undersecretary Joel Maglunsod, DOLE National Capital Region Director Henry John Jalbuena said his office 32

March 28, 2018 8:56 AM CTA clears Mikey Arroyo in P27-M tax evasion case

The Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) has acquitted former presidential son and former Rep. Juan Miguel “Mikey” Arroyo in his P27.305-million tax evasion cases. In a 69-page decision dated March 21, the CTA’s First Division said Department of Justice (DOJ) prosecutors have failed to establish that Arroyo underdeclared his wealth in his income tax returns for the years 19

March 1, 2018 10:04 AM ‘Jane Walker’ gets the spotlight in special Black Label bottles

Liquor brand Johnnie Walker will be releasing special-edition bottles that feature a female figure instead of the traditional striding man. Dubbed the “Jane Walker Edition,” the limited-edition bottles will be released in celebration of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day in March, according to a statement. This will be the first time a female 16