Felix Reginald Lopez declared Order of Demolay, National Ritual Champion

Felix Reginald Lopez declared Order of Demolay, National Ritual Champion

Reginald Lopez, Master Councilor of Walt Disney Chapter, Order of Demolay, Anaheim, California, was recently declared the 2013 Frank Marshall Tournament of Champions for the Open Division of Ceremony of Lights in Dallas, Texas on March 24, 2013. Representing the Southern California Jurisdiction, he defeated competitors from Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado and Arkansas, with […]

11.04.2013 · Filled under: Local News, Photos ·
US Reiterates Commitment to Address Grounding of USS Guardian, Full Cooperation on Independent Probe by PH

US Reiterates Commitment to Address Grounding of USS Guardian, Full Cooperation on Independent Probe by PH

WASHINGTON, D.C. (2 April 2013) – Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert F. Del Rosario and US Secretary of State John F. Kerry speak before media before their meeting at the State Department.  In his statement before media, Secretary Del Rosario expressed how much the Philippines values Secretary Kerry’s extensive experience in foreign relations, his understanding of […]

03.04.2013 · Filled under: Local News, Photos ·
Works of FilAm Artist Alfonso Ossorio on Exhibit in D.C.

Works of FilAm Artist Alfonso Ossorio on Exhibit in D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The abstract expressionist works of noted Filipino-American artist and art patron Alfonso Ossorio (1916-1990) drew raves when they went on exhibit at a private museum here on Thursday. The Philippine Embassy, which collaborated with the Phillips Collection for its “Phillips After 5” event for the month of March, said almost 700 guests led by […]

11.03.2013 · Filled under: Local News, Photos, U.S. News ·
Embassy Holds Second Youth Forum

Embassy Holds Second Youth Forum

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Philippine Embassy in Washington D.C., and the Filipino Inter-Collegiate Networking Dialogue of District VI held the second “Merienda with Ambassador Cuisia” Youth Forum at the Catholic University of America on 3 March 2013. The forum, which is a project of Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. and his wife, Ma. Victoria, was held at […]

06.03.2013 · Filled under: Photos, U.S. News ·
SAVE THE DATE: Los Angeles Walk Now for Autism Speaks – April 20, 2013

SAVE THE DATE: Los Angeles Walk Now for Autism Speaks – April 20, 2013

PASADENA, CA— 40,000 community autism supporters are expected to unite for a single cause at the 11th annual Los Angeles Walk Now for Autism Speaks at the Pasadena Rose Bowl on Saturday, April 20, 2013. Members of the media are invited to attend the event, interview and photograph participants, volunteers and special guests. Registration begins at 8 […]

06.03.2013 · Filled under: Happenings, Health & Fitness, Photos ·
Escape to Pechanga Resort & Casino

Escape to Pechanga Resort & Casino

Pechanga Resort & Casino located in Temecula Valley is home to one of California’s most reputed, beautiful and multi-awarded golf courses: The Journey at Pechanga. Due to the popularity of golf in the 20th and 21st century, the craftsmanship and design of golf courses has become a highly competitive, artful craft that few have truly […]

03.03.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos, Sports & Recreation ·
Travelers name Disney Fantasy world’s best cruise experience

Travelers name Disney Fantasy world’s best cruise experience

(Relaxnews) – The newest addition to Disney’s fleet of luxury cruise ships that can accommodate 4,000 people and counts 14 towering decks dominated a readers’ choice poll of the world’s best cruise ships. According to readers of Cruise Critic – an offshoot of TripAdvisor – the Disney Fantasy is the best in class when it comes to […]

28.02.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos ·
Oscars 2013: Looks from the red carpet

Oscars 2013: Looks from the red carpet

(Relaxnews) – Sunday night at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles was a night of dramatic looks, with some stars choosing fairytale princess looks and others opting for edgier, almost futuristic column-style gowns on the red carpet of the 85th Oscars awards. Kristen Stewart Kristen Stewart, who presented at the 85th Oscars Sunday night, wore […]

25.02.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars, Photos ·
U.S. Congressional delegation discusses veterans’ welfare, West PHL Sea with Secretary del Rosario

U.S. Congressional delegation discusses veterans’ welfare, West PHL Sea with Secretary del Rosario

United States (U.S.) Representative Jeff Miller met today with Secretary of Foreign Affairs Albert F. del Rosario together with U.S. Representatives Gus Bilirakis, Timothy Walz, Michael Michaud, and Josiah Bonner at the Carlos P. Garcia Conference Room of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) in Pasay City. Representative Miller is the Chairman of the US […]

21.02.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News, Photos ·
Kidlat super villains, revealed

Kidlat super villains, revealed

Things just got tougher for everyone’s favorite Pinoy superhero as Kidlat (Derek Ramsay) faces the slew of super villains Vincent (Baron Geisler) gathered. He first finds orphaned twins Francine and Francis played by Artista Academy graduates Shaira Mae and Mark Neumann. The seemingly ordinary teens possess the power to produce ice and fire, transforming into […]

20.02.2013 · Filled under: News, Photos ·
Foods to usher in wealth and prosperity for Chinese New Year

Foods to usher in wealth and prosperity for Chinese New Year

(Relaxnews) – As the biggest holiday on the Asian calendar approaches, households around the world are stocking their pantries and fridges full of foods like oranges, dried coconut, noodles and whole fish to ensure an auspicious beginning to the lunar New Year. Take a tour of some of the foods thought to usher in prosperity, […]

07.02.2013 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Lunar New Year, Photos ·
Golden Globes hair tutorials: over-the-shoulder curls

Golden Globes hair tutorials: over-the-shoulder curls

(Relaxnews) – Jessica Alba, Megan Fox and Jennifer Lopez all rocked a glamorous sweep of hair over one shoulder at this year’s Golden Globes awards in Los Angeles. Here are three methods you can follow for a gorgeous over-the-shoulder look. Option 1 – Pins Celebrity hair stylist Angelo David loved the look. Yes, it’s big […]

22.01.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Hollywood Stars, Photos, Videos ·
Top 10 hotels in the world: TripAdvisor

Top 10 hotels in the world: TripAdvisor

(Relaxnews) – A luxury, ocean-side resort in Hawaii beat out 6,000 other properties to take the title of top luxury hotel in the world, according to members of TripAdvisor. Here are the top hotels around the world according to the website’s 11th edition of the Traveler’s Choice Awards 2013 and what TripAdvisor members said about […]

17.01.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos ·
January lookbook index: top 10 street styles from around the world

January lookbook index: top 10 street styles from around the world

(Relaxnews) – The kids from Lookbook are back again with some slick street style with crop tops, cropped jackets and plenty of attitude in the mix. Key accessories this week include studded baseball hats, beanies, and fun headpieces, and as usual the girls are showing off their legs, both bare (in warmer climes) and wrapped up in […]

15.01.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Photos ·
Walgreens opens flagship store in Hollywood

Walgreens opens flagship store in Hollywood

On December 1st, Walgreens welcomed the public to the official opening of its 8,000th store, which also happened to be its flagship location on the West Coast. The store features a modern, revolutionary style, one that, in conjunction with its iconic location on the corner of Sunset and Vine, creates a truly unique experience and […]

07.12.2012 · Filled under: Destinations, Photos ·
Death Toll in Louisiana Oil Platform Fire Climbs to 3 as Envoy Rejects Insinuations Filipinos Responsible for Accident

Death Toll in Louisiana Oil Platform Fire Climbs to 3 as Envoy Rejects Insinuations Filipinos Responsible for Accident

NEW ORLEANS—The death toll in the November 16 explosion and fire that hit an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico has climbed to three after authorities positively identified the body recovered on Monday (Tuesday in Manila) as that of a missing Filipino worker. The recovery and identification of the remains of Jerome Malagapo came […]

04.12.2012 · Filled under: Local News, Photos ·
Rent ‘Scarface’ villa for the holiday

Rent ‘Scarface’ villa for the holiday

(Relaxnews) – The iconic Californian villa where Brian de Palma shot Scarface is available to rent, for $10,000 a week or $30,000 a month. Fans of legendary Cuban-American gangster Tony Montana, portrayed by Al Pacino in the 1983 movie, will be able to make the most of El Fureidis villa. Located in Coral Gables, Florida in the film, […]

21.11.2012 · Filled under: Destinations, Holidays, Photos ·
Aquino leads awarding rites for 15th anniversary of the Indigenous People’s Rights Act

Aquino leads awarding rites for 15th anniversary of the Indigenous People’s Rights Act

MANILA, Oct 30 (Mabuhay) –President Beningo S. Aquino III led the awarding ceremonies for the late President Corazon C. Aquino (posthumous) and eight others for their valuable help and support for the realization of the Indigenous People’s Rights Act (IPRA) in celebration of its 15th anniversary. The awarding rites, which has for its theme “IPRA […]

01.11.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News, Photos ·
Ambassador Cuisia’s Visit to Utah and Nevada

Ambassador Cuisia’s Visit to Utah and Nevada

MORMON MISSIONARIES. Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia Jr. talks to missionaries of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints who will be assigned to the Philippines during the envoy’s recent visit to the Missionary Training Center in Salt Lake City. During his visit, Ambassador Cuisia also met with church officials where he discussed recent developments […]

22.10.2012 · Filled under: Photos ·
BAYANIHAN

BAYANIHAN

Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. and Ambassador John Maisto, President of the US-Philippines Society, announce the upcoming performances of the Bayanihan before members of the press and leaders of Filipino-American associations during a briefing held at the Philippine Embassy on 15 October 2012. The Bayanihan National Folk Dance Company will be performing at the Lincoln […]

19.10.2012 · Filled under: Photos ·