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Cebu’s UV Chorale in Japan
by J Iway - July 4, 2019 - 12:00am
The multi-awarded University of the Visayas Chorale has just returned from a very successful performance at a friendship choir festival in Osaka, Japan.
Developing Cooking Skills
by J Iway - July 27, 2017 - 4:00pm
My cooking talent does not go beyond opening a can of corned beef or sardines. Sad, I know. Preparing a meal remains to be a challenge since my college days; quite unlikely for a Hotel and Restaurant Management degree...
A good meal
by J Iway - June 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
Once upon a time, there lived in a village a poor religious minister. He performed religious rites and prayer meetings in the neighboring villages.
JRG Halad pasalamat on January 28
by J Iway - January 22, 2017 - 12:00am
The Freeman and Banat News and Mr. Leo Lastimosa of ABS-CBN’s DYAB once again holds the JRG Halad Pasalamat on Saturday, January28, at the Gullas Medical Center in Banilad, Mandaue City.
JRG Halad Museum presents "Awit ni Dodong"
by J Iway - April 29, 2016 - 10:00am
It's the same inspiration that prompted the formation of the University of the Visayas Chorale and the JRG Visayanian Orchestra, and the establishment of the JRG Halad Museum and the VIP  Conservatory of M...
Now that it's Christmas
by J Iway - December 1, 2015 - 9:00am
'Tis the most wonderful time of the year again. And it is even more wonderful with the memories of the many yuletides past. Yet, a full Christmas is one that is not only wonderful - but meaningful as well.
“Kids at the Halad Museum”
by J Iway - October 10, 2015 - 10:00am
October being Children’s Month, the JRG Halad Museum yesterday played host to some 60 kids from the city’s barangay Tinago.
Bucket list
by J Iway - October 8, 2014 - 12:00am
The term "bucket list" has long been used by many in the 70's or even earlier before Facebook or Tweeter or Instagram. Many might just have encountered the word in the Jack Nicholson-Morgan Freeman movie, in 2007,...
Back to School
by J Iway - June 7, 2014 - 12:00am
Summer vacation and the merry month of May are behind us now.  The Mothers' Day roses have wilted. And the little angels of the sanctacruzan are now trooping back to school.
The Summers Past
by J Iway - May 22, 2014 - 12:00am
I'm a child of the 80s. Madonna was my Katy Perry and Cindy Lauper was my Lady Gaga. And how I went gaga too over Robby da Rosa of Menudo! No, it was not the popular local dish, but the hot boy group of my time...
In Celebration of Mothers
by J Iway - May 10, 2014 - 12:00am
She wakes up at the crack of dawn, prepare lunch boxes for her grade-schoolers while silently praying that the food will still be okay by noontime, then hurry to get up the little ones, fix the rumpled beds, usher...
The Name game
by J Iway - April 2, 2014 - 12:00am
One's name is the sweetest sound to his ears. It is the word - or set of words - that he is designated with, and by which he is identified and distinguished from others. Many people wish they had a more "sophisticated"...
Cheating in school
by J Iway - March 12, 2014 - 12:00am
"I have bionic eyes. I can see you at all angles with eyes closed!" the words seem to float in the air right before me, just as my teacher had uttered them.
Beat the heat
by J Iway - March 8, 2014 - 12:00am
The skies are becoming lighter blue, the ambient temperatures are rising, everyone is craving for a refreshing cold drink. It's almost summer!
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