Category Archives: Lifestyle

Pagasa Color Coded Rainfall Advisories

Pagasa Color Coded Rainfall Advisories   Red means evacuation Orange means alert for possible evacuation Yellow means monitor the weather condition   Red – (Torrential) more than 30mm rain, observed in 1 hour and expected to continue in the next 2 hours. Serious flooding expected in low lying areas.   Orange – (Intense) 15-30mm rain, observed in 1… Read More »

Ang Wika Ko ni Rio Alma

Ang Wika Ko   For those Filipino students who are looking for poetry during this month of language or Buwan ng Wika, here is a little gift of our National Artist of the Arts Virgilio S. Almario for you.   Sa mga naghahanap ng tula para sa Buwan ng Wika 2018, narito ang munting handog ng ating Pambansang… Read More »

Jovita Fuentes: National Artist For Music

Today, August 7 is the 40th death anniversary of Jovita Fuentes.   Jovita Fuentes is a national artist for music.   She was born on February 15, 1895, and passed away on August 7, 1978.   Long before Lea Salonga’s break into Broadway, there was already Jovita Fuentes‘ portrayal of Cio-cio san in Giacomo Puccini’s Madame Butterfly at… Read More »

Linggo ng Hika (Proclamation No.442 s.1994)

Linggo ng hika is celebrated every 2nd week of August of every year.   Proclamation No.442 s.1994 declared the second week of August of every year as Asthma Week. The Proclamation was signed on August 10,1994 by President Ramos.   The linggo ng hika or asthma week is celebrated under the auspices of the Philippines College of Chest… Read More »