Life & Times

Stars compete in 7th Star Magic Games

May 27, 2016 5:49 pm

For seven years already, Star Magic artists and personnel have been devoting a day in their busy schedules to get on the courts and don their sports hats with the annual Star Magic Games. For 2016, the athletic competition carried … Read more »

‘Style Ambassadors’ Awards launched

May 25, 2016 10:00 pm

With the goal of engaging the local fashion community, an e-commerce site recognized five of Metro Manila’s most stylist personalities. They are Mark Bumgarner as Fashion Designer of the Year; Martine Cajucom as Fashion Game-Changer of the Year; Vince Uy … Read more »

Even fashion needs to conserve water – now!

May 25, 2016 9:59 pm

Did you know that it takes 2,700 liters of water to produce a basic cotton shirt and 11,000 liters for a pair of jeans? (“The hidden cost of water,” www.wwf.org.uk) Unbelievable as it may be, the fashion is actually the … Read more »

From trigger to shutter

May 23, 2016 8:17 pm

Former hunter finds calling in nature photography Tracing gray memories of his childhood, Honesto Limuaco Jr., one of the newest members of Haribon Foundation, shares his piece of irony in life—that he was once one of those who destroyed nature, … Read more »

Protect Mother Trees

May 23, 2016 8:16 pm

Did you know that there is a term for a mature, superior quality tree? In the forest, one calls it a mother tree. We’d like to highlight its constant plight and celebrate its fundamental unique qualities that greatly contribute to … Read more »

Eating fish is green

May 23, 2016 8:15 pm

“Communities with more fish species are more productive and more resilient to rising temperatures and temperature swings, according to a new study.”—Science Daily (www.sciencedaily.com). Yes, going green does not mean just planting trees and living an eco-friendly lifestyle. Even eating … Read more »

Waking up Lubao

May 21, 2016 8:09 pm

A lot of things are happening in Lubao, Pampanga. Once solely known as the hometown of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, the first-class municipality is making headway in drawing tourists to its flat terrain, thanks to a two-year-old development known as … Read more »

‘Never settle for less’

May 21, 2016 8:08 pm

REFERRING to the women in the hospitality industry, Dr. Steve Bedwell, a motivational speaker, observed, “To shatter the glass ceiling in your organization, you must also shatter the glass ceiling in your mind.” This is exactly what Novotel Resident Manager … Read more »

The road from Sri Lanka to L’Indochine

May 21, 2016 8:08 pm

Sri Lanka’s pivotal position in the ancient Silk Route has made it a crossroad of cultural and trade exchange of the West and the East. As such, it is home to many forms of Sri Lankan arts and crafts including … Read more »

Apps for the globetrotter

May 21, 2016 8:07 pm

Discovering new destinations and exploring exotic locales can be among the best and most thrilling experiences for wanderers. Getting there, however, is half the fun, as even the research and preparation for a grand getaway can be rewarding in itself … Read more »