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What will Gazini’s Miss U walk be like?
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - October 18, 2019 - 12:00am
Miss Philippines Universe 2019 Gazini Ganados felt feverish that afternoon. But she had a good deed to do — cheer up children with cleft palate and their parents at the celebration of World Smile Day.
Amalia Fuentes, Tony Mabesa pass away
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - October 5, 2019 - 12:54pm
Former movie queen Amalia Fuentes passed away due to massive organ failure this morning, Oct. 5. She was 79.  
Pinay entrepreneur opens business opportunities in Malaysia
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - September 30, 2019 - 12:00am
As a child, Brilliant Skin Essentials CEO Glenda Victorio hardly fit into the mold of someone who will be successful in life. She grew up with her grandmother after her parents parted ways and her mother abandoned...
As feisty as the roles she plays
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - September 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Most millennials may be in the dark about who Angie Ferro is.
#FitnessGoals: Health, wellness must-haves
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - September 2, 2019 - 8:41pm
Nothing beats the gift of good health and long life.
Carlo sees the light
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - August 10, 2019 - 12:00am
Carlo Aquino wakes up each morning with a smile on his face and a twinkle in his eyes. And that’s not just because the actor-musician’s real last name is Liwanag, or light.
Andrea Brillantes: I’m too young to join 'Darna'
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - July 23, 2019 - 2:23pm
“People have no expectations. I’m super excited,” Andrea added.
Anton Diva’s time to shine
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - June 7, 2019 - 12:00am
Anton Diva is proof you can endure in an industry that sees stars come and go, without losing yourself.
Rannie takes up the cudgels for songwriters
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - May 24, 2019 - 12:00am
Decades after he composed the hit song Tatlong Beinte Singko (popularized by Dingdong Avanzado), singer-songwriter Rannie Raymundo is still having the time of his life as a musician.
New kids on the pageant block
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - April 28, 2019 - 12:00am
The dusky Lovely Dinah Baeshen dared strut around in a purple two-piece during the press presentation for the new beauty pageant Bikining Pilipinas 2019. Lovely is a Muslim, raised in the conservative belief which...
Gelli now an empty nester
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - March 20, 2019 - 12:00am
The loneliness of an empty nest can be overwhelming.
Maymay Entrata: Me, a beauty queen?
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - March 4, 2019 - 4:11pm
“Hindi ito habambuhay,” she muses, “Tatanda rin ako.”
'Familia Blondina’s' half-Filipino stars recall funny moments with Pinoy moms 
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - February 26, 2019 - 2:17pm
But Awra had no complaints. He knows it was his mom’s way of showing tough love.
Karylle says yes to more collaborations
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - January 1, 2019 - 12:00am
Being married to a songwriter for years can squeeze your creative juices to the max.
KZ & TJ are talking about marriage
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - December 30, 2018 - 12:00am
Four years is a long time to be in love. Yet for singer-songwriter TJ Monterde, four years is too short a time to spend with his girlfriend, KZ Tandingan.
Empoy recounts his Sapporo moments
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - December 21, 2018 - 12:00am
The multitudes who saw Kita Kita, still the highest-grossing indie film so far, remember Sapporo as the word emblazoned on the beer can a lovelorn Tonyo (Empoy Marquez’s character) sought solace from.
ABS-CBN Christmas special: Family is love
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - December 16, 2018 - 12:00am
You know an event is successful when people come in droves to see it even if there are no announcements outside the venue itself.
Aliw keeps up with times
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - December 10, 2018 - 12:00am
Before he shot to fame with his own version of The Way We Were, Kapalaran, Macho Gwapito and others, organizers of the Aliw Awards already saw a gem of a performer in the late Rico J. Puno. They named him Most Promising...
She pushes the right showbiz buttons
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - December 2, 2018 - 12:00am
RDL Pharmaceutical, Inc. vice president for operations Mercedita “Mercy” Lim knows how to push the right buttons in business and showbiz. The family-owned business is 23 years old, a victor in the highly-competitive...
Sharon Cuneta finds KC’s boyfriend perfect
by Maridol Rañoa-Bismark - November 29, 2018 - 5:44pm
Thanks to Pierre, Sharon said her command of French is getting better “even if I nosebleed at times.”
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