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CULTURAL POTPOURRI| Emilia Sitjar Jewllery @ Apo View Hotel

DAVAO’S jewelry-loving ladies trooped to the Apo View Hotel last October 5, 2015, to support Davao’s Madame of Bling, Emilia Sorongon vda. de Sitjar, in reopening the clear glass doors

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CULTURAL POTPOURRI| Snake River Farms’ Dinner @ Bondi & Bourke-Davao

IT WAS a week filled with anticipation when I got Carmina Mapa del Rosario’s invitation for the exclusive Snake River Farms Dinner hosted by the Mindanao Butchers & Company

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CULTURAL POTPOURRI| Boysen Paints Inaugurates Its New Office

SAMMY Ang, the head honcho of Boysen Paints Davao, led the inauguration of the newly renovated Boysen Paints Office located at 59 Damaso Suazo Street, Poblacion District, Davao City, last October 5, 2017.

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CULTURAL POTPOURRI| Basti’s Brew @ 18

     THERE was not much fanfare last October 10, when Basti’s Brew, a proudly Davaoeño homegrown brand, celebrated its 18th anniversary.

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CULTURAL POTPOURRI| Seda’s Three Misto Offerings for the –Ber Season

     SINCE last month, I get so rattled and stressed whenever I hear Christmas jingles being played plus the sight of bright Christmas decors in malls.

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CULTURAL POTPOURRI| Raymond Gutierrez and Nico Bolzico for Philam Life’s #LiveBetter Campaign

IT WAS a surprise call I got from Liloh Evangelista last week. The woman whom I haven’t seen for years suddenly resurrects as some sort of an event planner for Philam Life’s #LiveBetter Expo

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CULTURAL POTPOURRI| Alfonso ‘Boy’ Guino-o and the ‘World Ikat Textiles…Ties that Bind’

   THE WORLD Crafts Council (WCC), the World Crafts Council-Asia Pacific Region (WCC-APR) and the Delhi Crafts Council presented a cross-cultural exhibition

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CULTURAL POTPOURRI| Moon Festival at the Lotus Court

   LAST October 4, 2017, was the celebration of the second most important festival to the Chinese found all over the world—the Mid-Autumn Festival or Moon Festival.

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CULTURAL POTPOURRI| Super Ghing of Holiday Gym

    ASK heart doctors like Bernard Chiew and Alisa Bernan, and they’d readily tell you that much of their time is spent treating the major life-threatening complication of being out

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The Locsin Dance Workshop’s ICONS

SEVENTY years ago, in 1947, a 21-year-old housewife of Davao City named Carmen Dakudao Locsin started teaching ballet in the living room

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