Libertad LRT Station

Station for those who want to be free and to forgive. Libertad is the Spanish translation of the English word Liberty. The Libertad LRT station was named after the former Libertad street which is now part of Arnaez Avenue. Libertad is the best stop for those heading to Cuneta Astrodome or those heading to the … Read more

On This Day, June 16

On this day, June 16, in 1938, Filipino dancer, choreographer, and artistic director Ramon Obusan was born in Legazpi City, Albay. He is best known for his comprehensive and in-depth research and documentation of the dances and music of different Filipino ethnic groups. In 1971, he established the Ramon Obusan Folkloric Group (ROFG), a performing … Read more

Is it true that rain will make you ill?

Is it true that getting wet from the rain will make you ill? Your elders, mother, father, and other relatives always remind you to stay away from the rain because it can cause cough, colds, fever, and diarrhea. But is it true? In the “Good News” program of the GMA Network, Dr.Edwin Bien explains that it … Read more

Beware of Financial Investment Scams in the Philippines

  Public Reminder About Financial Scams The Filipino public is hereby reminded by the government to be aware of and avoid being scammed by unscrupulous persons or syndicates.   Government guidance against investment and insurance scams in the Philippines Inquire Inquire from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) or the … Read more

On This Day, June 15

  On this day, June 15, marks the birth anniversary of Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago. She is the first Filipina to be elected as judge of the International Criminal Court. Miriam Defensor Santiago was born in Iloilo City in 1945. She is the eldest of 7 children, most of whom she helped to send through … Read more