‘Reset: Remember your duty to nature’

“Reset: Remember your duty to nature” is a concept 2021 Icon digital body date calendar on 12 art photography pieces of Jay Amarante, featuring two male models, with the photo exhibition and calendar launching to be held middle of this


A dream is a wish your heart makes

Ringing in the New Year, my vote for the best celebration goes to Seattle! If you’re internet savvy enough to search in YouTube, look for the Virtual New Year’s at Seattle’s Needle Show. Everything was virtual, including the fireworks! I


Lacson royals and Magikland

Christmas season brings family get-togethers to the fore. One which was quite amusing was the annual gathering of the Lacsons from Talisay that woke me up for lunch at Nature’s Village. I was quite frightened when I saw the cars


A film for Filipino children

Premiering in this year’s Metro Manila Film Festival is a fantasy film with Negrosanon roots – Magikland – the directorial debut of Christian Acuña, and produced by Brightlight Productions. Conceived as a companion to the Magikland theme park in Silay


Jackson’s Neverland sold to billionaire at discount

Michael Jackson’s former Neverland Ranch in California has sold to US billionaire Ron Burkle, his spokesman said, reportedly at a steeply discounted price of around $22 million. The late “King of Pop” famously converted his sprawling, gated home into a


‘Fan Girl’ wins big in MMFF

“Fan Girl” bagged the most awards at the 2020 Metro Manila Film Festival awarding ceremony last night. Directed by Antoinette Jadaone, “Fan Girl”, a film about an obsessed teenager who spent a night with her celebrity idol, bagged the awards


Joyeux Noël

My Christmas greeting for y’all is the only thing French that I could enjoy giving this year of the Kung Flu! I was already thinking of spending a Norwegian Christmas this year with all the snow and cozy fireplace activities


Mountaineering club elects 2021 officers

The Negros Mountaineering Club Inc. elected its new set of officers for 2021 during its general assembly at BrewChaa sa Garahi coffee house in Bacolod City Saturday. Elected president was Gunther Rosales, vice president – Rebie Relator, secretary – Mary


Super hero birthday

Celebrating the 40th birthday of his partner-educator Ethan and their first year anniversary of blissful togetherness, event organizer and educator Rene Hinojales showed how easily we have forgotten the joys of giving a successful party. Well, this one turned out

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Murcia celebrates Women’s Month

Murcia celebrated Women’s Month in March through a series of activities geared towards women empowerment, and highlighted by livelihood trainings. About 240 women from the 23 barangays of Murcia participated in and benefitted from the livelihood project undertaken by the

Truck stops

Ever since the district system of sugar milling was abolished, the sugar producing island of Negros has become overly dependent on trucks for transporting sugarcane to mills. Because sugar mills now compete with each other for cane, trucks have been

7K doses of Sinovac for Bacolod, NegOcc

An additional 14,400 doses of the Sinovac vaccine are expected to arrive in Region 6 this week, with 7,200 doses for healthcare workers in Bacolod City and Negros Occidental municipalities and hospitals. Dr. Mary Jane Roches Juanico, head of the

LPG dealers supplying backyard refillers warned

The Department of Energy in the Visayas said yesterday that liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dealers, who are supplying backyard “butane” refilling stations, will face administrative and criminal charges. Lawyer Russ Mark Gamallo, legal officer of DOE’s Visayas field office, said

Art exhibit for a cause April 6-11

The Christian Artists National Various Arts Society, in partnership with His Life Ministries and the International Care Ministries, will hold an art and musical event, titled “Resurrection Lilies”, at Sta. Clara Drive, Bangga Subay, Mandalagan in Bacolod City, from April

Beauty contests now include swabbing

I didn’t realize that April is supposed to be “Earth Month” until I heard it mentioned on TV. So what are the benefits that this month is supposed to hold for the people of Earth these days? May is the