Monthly Archives: October 2012

Happy Birthday TISHA


October 16, 2012
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Heart Evangelista finally opens up on romance with Sen. Chiz


October 16, 2012
Actress Heart Evangelista has finally opened up on her romance with Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero. Where before, she merely smiled and failed to deny nor confirm their relationship, Heart now is in no denial mode and openly admits their romance. Continue reading

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Gandanghari wants to get married, have kids someday


October 16, 2012
Don’t look now but Bb Gandanghari wants to get married someday and have kids. The brother of Robin Padilla who reportedly had a sex change made the revelation during the tree planting event and set event in Enchanted Garden in Bataan which Glaiza Jarloc reported in Sunstar. Continue reading

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Judy Ann and Piolo are friends again


October 16, 2012
All’s well that ends well. This could be better said as top actress and television host Judy Ann Santos said all is well between her and former love team Piolo Pascual. The two actors were spotted exchanging pleasantries at the recent trade launch of the ABS-CBN network, according to a Sunstar report. Continue reading

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Acclaimed director Marilou Diaz Abaya passes away


October 16, 2012
Local showbiz is in mourning again. This time with the passing of acclaimed director Marilou Diaz Abaya after months of battling breast cancer. Abaya died at the St. Luke’s Hospital in Taguig. She was 57. Her body was brought to the chapel of the Ateneo de Manila University where she taught for many years. Continue reading

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Dingdong Dantes ‘linked’ to Gloria Diaz’ daughter


October 16, 2012
Is actor Dingdong Dantes cheating on long-time girlfriend Marian Rivera? The question is being asked by fans and supporters after the showbiz media became awash with reports on the alleged perfidy by the top actor on the comely actress. Continue reading

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Pope appoints Mayugba new bishop of Laoag


October 16, 2012
MANILA - The Vatican has designated a new bishop of the Diocese of Laoag in Ilocos Norte. Pope Benedict XVI appointed Bishop Renato Mayugba, the current Lingayen-Dagupan Auxiliary bishop. Continue reading

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SC junks all petitions on Corona’s impeachment


October 16, 2012
MANILA — The Supreme Court has dismissed all the petitions questioning the impeachment case filed against former Chief Justice Renato Corona. In a three-page en banc resolution, the SC said there is no need anymore to discuss the constitutional issues as to the case including the surrounding questions as to the legality of the signatures of the 188 congressmen who filed the impeachment complaint against Corona.
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Pope to canonize Calungsod as 2nd Pinoy saint; VP Binay to lead Philippine contingent in Rome


October 16, 2012
PASAY CITY - Vice President Jejomar C. Binay will lead the Philippine contingent to the canonization of Blessed Pedro Calungsod on Oct. 21 at the Vatican City in Rome. The Vice President will represent President Benigno S. Aquino III and witness Pope Benedict XVI install the country’s second saint. The first Filipino saint, Lorenzo Ruiz, was canonized on Oct. 18, 1987. Continue reading

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Remembering the Martial Law declaration 40 years ago


October 16, 2012
Philippine American History Month in October will be observed through a public forum “Living the Social Gospel Today” on Sunday, October 21, 3 to 6 p.m. at the Philippine American Ecumenical Church at 3533 N. Albany, Chicago. The public forum will feature theologian Rev. Dr. Eleazar Fernandez as speaker to promote thoughtful reflection on the impact of martial law on our lives as Filipino Americans living in the United States. Continue reading

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