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Heritage as a live concept

Manila Bulletin 30 Jul 2022
In other words, the Palacio is a going concern, a breathing/living structure that serves people and visitors today, while it’s been rehabilitated to showcase its provenance as one of the last standing pre-war mansions of Metro Manila.

Palacio de Memoria notches another milestone as latest recipient of Philippine Heritage Awards

Manila Bulletin 27 Jul 2022
True to its name, the Palacio de Memoria is really a “palace of memories,” as it’s one of the remaining pre-war mansions that date back to the 1930s. It survived the Battle of Manila along Roxas Boulevard; and one of its most impressive decorative elements is the Filipino-themed ...

Rockstar artist

The Manila Times 23 Jul 2022
Such was the scene. Rather than sitting down to answer questions, Acuña magically whipped out a portable stove and a pan from nowhere in this magnificent drawing room of an old New Manila mansion. "I'm cooking!" he buoyantly announced, "and we're going to eat!" ... Who knew seafood pasta could look like a work of art? ... Ivan Acuña is a rockstar ... Just do it.

Ateneo Press’ new titles on Philippine heritage

Manila Standard 28 May 2022
Among the threats contributing to Manila’s disappearing heritage, writes Akpedonu, are threats of “total loss by demolition (for diverse motives) and through fires (usually followed by redevelopment of the site),” partial loss, translocation, dilapidation, and invisibility (when ...

Experience British luxury at Villa Bridgerton, QC

The Manila Times 24 Mar 2022
There's no need to fly to Europe because Bridgerton comes to life across a wing of a beautiful old mansion in New Manila, Quezon City, until April 3 ... Villa Bridgerton is located at 35 Broadway Avenue, Corner 9th Street, New Manila, Quezon City ... ....

Biñan City opens 2 pediatric vaccination sites

Manila Bulletin 18 Feb 2022
Lorenzana / MANILA BULLETIN) ... Lorenzana / MANILA BULLETIN) ... Lorenzana / MANILA BULLETIN). Another vaccination site was launched at the Historic Alberto Mansion – the 200-year-old ancestral house of Teodora Alonso, mother of Dr ... Ramos was one of the parents who had her kids vaccinated at the Historic Alberto Mansion ... Ramos / MANILA BULLETIN).

Pacquiao bares 22-point agenda for presidency

Sun Star 06 Feb 2022
From a provincial boy who moved to Manila to work in order to help his family, Pacquiao now has several mansions and houses in the country and abroad and these were all fruit of his hardships as a professional boxer.

Just a (densely-populated) blip in the $94-trillion global economy

The Manila Times 22 Jan 2022
That the McMansions and slum colonies of Metro Manila co-exist in uneasy harmony reminds us of Mumbai where the 27-story mansion of the Ambanis, India' richest family, (the towering mansion is around 60 floors if it were a commercial building) co-exist peacefully with Mumbai's slums.

Parts of Manila to experience power interruption on Dec. 23, 24

Manila Bulletin 23 Dec 2021
There will be power interruptions on Dec. 23 – 24 in parts of Binondo, Intramuros, and Ermita in Manila City, according to the Manila Electric Company (Meralco) ... in Binondo. Power interruptions will occur between 11.30 p.m ... on Dec ... Affected buildings include the Crystal Mansion, Red Planet Manila Binondo, CNC Investment Bldg ... .

A look back at some of the most iconic movies from the MMFF

Manila Bulletin 21 Dec 2021
... the yearly demonstration of Philippine cinema during the holiday season, the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) ... Adapted from iconic stage plays, Loy Arcenas’ musical film presents two sisters in the 1940s trying to sell their father’s masterpiece to save their mansion in Manila.

Philippines presidential hopeful Manny Pacquiao says he was 'naive' drug user

Independent online (SA) 23 Nov 2021
Manila - Philippines presidential hopeful Manny Pacquiao says he was ’naive’ and ignorant of ... Sitting in front of a teleprompter in his luxury mansion in the capital Manila, Pacquiao dismissed his poor showing and insisted his "Man of Destiny" campaign for the top job would go on.

Philippines presidential hopeful Pacquiao says he was 'naive' drug user

Urdu Point 23 Nov 2021
Manila, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 23rd Nov, 2021 ) .Philippines presidential hopeful ... Sitting in front of a teleprompter in his luxury mansion in the capital Manila, Pacquiao dismissed his poor showing and insisted his "Man of Destiny" campaign for the top job would go on.

Del Rosario's P25K per plate fund-raising for LR canceled?

The Manila Times 14 Nov 2021
Of course, you haven't heard of that US-style fund-raising gimmick, Dear Reader (to borrow a favorite address of Winnie Monsod to her imaginary readers), as you're not among Manila's richest 500 as to be invited to burn P25,000 for a dinner (delivered to your mansion or condo of course) ostensibly in order raise funds for her campaign ... Discernment ... .

Biñan, Laguna inoculates 1,428 minors on 1st week of pediatric vaccination

Manila Bulletin 12 Nov 2021
Mayor Arman Dimaguila / Facebook / MANILA BULLETIN ... Lorenzana told the Manila Bulletin that 134 minors have received their first vaccine dose at ... Mayor Arman Dimaguila / Facebook / MANILA BULLETIN.

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