Your usual rover of stunning soirees in the Philippines and the U.S., no other than moi, has covered countless weddings, from the modest to the spectacular, yet nothing prepared me for my son Gino, tying the knot with Hershey Tagulinao. I was filled with excitement and anticipation, to say the least, and I was overflowing with happiness from the nuptial ceremony to the reception.
It was a picturesque summer garden wedding set in the exclusive Eastridge Golf Club in Binangonan (Rizal province) overlooking the quaint Laguna Lake. The warm glow of the ebbing afternoon sunlight heralded the beginning of a bright new life for my son, Gino, and the love of his life, Hershey.
An estimated 150 foreign teachers, composed mostly of Filipinos, have been notified by the Maryland's Prince George's Country school system that it has no plans to sponsor temporary work visas or permanent residency at the end of the current school term.
The decision, contained in letters sent to the affected teachers, means that they may have to leave when their visas expire around August.
The foreign teachers were among more than 1,000 highly-qualified teachers recruited mostly from the Philippines since 2004 to meet the shortage of teachers in math, science and for students with special needs.
A source from the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has released to GMA News photos of California state senator Leland Yee visiting Mindanao in 2012.
LAS VEGAS -- The speed, stamina and punching prowess of Manny Pacquiao proved to be too much for Timothy Bradley Saturday night in their rematch for the welterweight title at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.