by Jigs Arquiza Last week, I wrote about the perils of being a food writer, and about cooks not knowing how to cook simple dishes. It’s actually not just cooks who screw things up. Sometimes, it’s the owner himself who unknowingly screws things up for the restaurant. One time, I was invited to have a […]
By Tom Clancy with Mark Greaney #1 New York Times bestselling author Tom Clancy is back and the stakes have never been higher. Jack Ryan has only just moved back into the Oval Office when he is faced with a new international threat. An aborted coup in the People’s Republic of China has left President […]
As record sales continue to wane, one has to wonder the logic behind separately releasing a trilogy of albums over the course of three months. Maybe when you’re a punk band coming off a pair of hugely successful concept albums turned into a Broadway smash, you do things a little differently. Still, it’s an unusual […]
Judging part one of Peter Jackson’s “The Lord of the Rings” prelude “The Hobbit” is a bit like reviewing a film after seeing only the first act. Yet here goes: “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” is stuffed with Hollywood’s latest technology: 3-D, high-speed projection and Dolby’s Atmos surround sound system. The result is some eye […]
Three sisters and Fiona Patricia S. Escandor spend an afternoon of fun, fashion, and making your mark on the industry. Word has it that girls are fickle. Whether making a life-changing decision like picking a career path, or something as trivial as choosing what to wear, girls can oftentimes become really erratic. Three ladies have […]
MALACANANG vowed Saturday to ensure that inclusive growth benefits everyone next year through job generation and pro-poor programs.
A recent Social Weather Station (SWS) survey found that nine out of 10 Filipinos are looking forward to 2013 with hope. Read more
READY, SET, GO. Preparations for the Sinulog 2013 grand parade are in full swing at the Cebu City Sports Center, while students use the Christmas break to practice their dance. (Photo by Arni Aclao of Sun.Star Cebu)
THE football field of the Cebu City Sports Center (CCSC) gets back to the daily grind and will have a busy schedule ahead what with the Sinulog celebrations.
It will be closed to football games for the entire month of January as it will be the central hub for the Sinulog festivities. A huge stage will be set up at the field. As of the moment, a platform has already been set up. Read the rest of this entry
MANILA — The death toll from Tropical Cyclone Quinta rose to 11 as of Friday morning, with most of the fatalities from Western Visayas, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said.
In its update, the NDRRMC reported that at least two people remain missing in the wake of Quinta, which has affected nearly 5,000 families. (READ MORE)
ALL SHAPES AND SIZES. The running community continues to grow. In one event, the young, the old, the pro, the newbie come together to run. (SUN.STAR FILE)
THE Sinulog 5K Fun Run stages its third edition on Dec. 30 at the Cebu City Sports Center.
This year, City Hall employees will be leading the pack of running enthusiasts. Read the rest of this entry
A TEAM composed of street children will be joining the tee ball category of the Sinulog Softball Cup in January at the Labangon Elementary School grounds.
It is a team composed of kids who joined their Monday clinics. Read the rest of this entry