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Art energizes the collective consciousness of the people. It articulates the unique culture of a community and is vital to the well-being of society.

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Freeze: Reggio Marlowe M. Colina Fire Survivor Artist

Among Filipinos, “ber na” is a buzzword used to announce the start of the longest Christmas season in the world. When September comes (the first of the “ber” months), many radio stations and shopping malls begin to play Christmas songs

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Cultural Potpourri: Waterfront Insular Hotel’s Greens and Strings Appreciation Night

It’s that time of the year when the Waterfront Insular Hotel Davao goes all out in inviting its patrons and partners to a special celebration for the “outstanding dedication and loyalty” to the City’s best located paradise of a hotel.

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Tabula Rasa: More art after Kadayawan

Art is everywhere in Davao and the momentum is continually picking up as more art events are lined up in September.

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Scene City: Sweeties Dessert online homemade dessert

In the midst of the Kadayawan festivities, we had the chance to meet Kimberly Ramos who loved to bake since she was a little girl.

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The Splendor of Music

Music lovers of Davao, please mark the date on Aug. 5, 2018, at 5:00 p.m., hopefully a bright Sunday, to experience the Splendor of Music. To help celebrate the Kadayawan Festival of our beloved Davao City, professional artistes from Seoul,

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Scene City | Hannah Isabelle Trinidad Bancel tries her luck at Miss Philippines USA

She was having dinner at Max’s Resto in Pasadena, California when she was spotted by the pageant coordinator of Miss Philippines USA. Eighteen year-old Hannah Isabel Trinidad was taking up a course in nursing and felt she had nothing to

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Scene City | Megaworld unveils first museum venture in Iloilo Business Park

As we were doing a media tour of Megaworld’s latest developments in their 72-hectare property in Mandurriao, Iloilo, we stopped by Casa de Emperador at the Iloilo Business Park, which houses ILOMOCA, which stands out as the first contemporary art

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Wanderlust | Cebu Pacific launches sustainable tourism initiative

On any given day, Cebu Pacific operates around 400 flights daily, both local and international, using approximately 19,000 pieces of plastic in forms of cups, stirrers, and utensils.

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Cultural Potpourri | Ikebana International-Davao Chapter 133′s Induction 2018

THE TRAFFIC along Bajada was horrible last Friday the 13th of July, 2018, but it didn’t deter me from attending Davao’s lovely and perfumed ladies of Ikebana’s “Installation of Officers for 2018-2020.” Arlene “Jing” L. Puentespina, the outgoing President who

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