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Revellers welcome Year of the Wooden Horse in Manila’s Chinatown

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Hostility turned into a joyous mood when the Chinese-Filipino community on Friday ushered in the Year of the Wooden Horse in Binondo, Manila — the world’s oldest Chinatown outside of mainland China.

Posted: February 1st, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Sleight-of-hand style

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It’s the holidays, and people are up and about to show off their style. Find out what their magic tricks are when it comes to dressing up.

Posted: December 26th, 2013 in 2BU,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

The race of Jesus: Unknown, yet powerful

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For two thousand years, he has been worshipped and adored. And yet nobody really knows the face of Jesus.

Posted: December 25th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Youth choir goes a-carolling at INQUIRER.net

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Knocking on the doors and hearts of government and private sector employees, a choral group composed of young boys and girls is hoping to raise funds to buy gifts for their less fortunate neighbors.

Posted: December 24th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Santa cleared for entry to US – official

Dressed as Santa Claus, Mark Tate pretends to sleep as he poses for photos with 4-week-old Leilani Mejico at a mall in Cerritos, Calif. on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. AP

Santa Claus was officially cleared for entry into the United States on Monday as federal agriculture officials waived stringent livestock checks on his nine reindeer.

Posted: December 24th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Battle of the Christmas decorations for Hong Kong malls

Christmas decorations are displayed to celebrate the holiday season at a shopping mall in Hong Kong, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013.  AP

In the race to extract cash from Christmas shoppers, Hong Kong’s myriad shopping malls have taken to heart the maxim that you must spend money to make money when it comes to decorations this festive season.

Posted: December 23rd, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Finnish Santa Claus wants to go global, all year round

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As a brand, Santa Claus has one major flaw: he is only really valuable for a few weeks at the end of each year. In Finland, they’re trying to do something about this.

Posted: December 23rd, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Mountain dance

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THE CAMP John Hay crowd in Baguio boogies the night away while raising funds for ‘Yolanda’ survivors. POCHOLO CONCEPCION

Baguio City’s nippy weather makes it more fun and conducive to party and toast the good life. It’s Christmastime, a peak season for tourism in this mountain resort.

Posted: December 22nd, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

In diverse US, Santa Claus has many faces, races

A man portraying Santa Claus sits in a mall in South Portland, Maine on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013. Andrew Chesnut. AP FILE PHOTO

In Atlanta, children of many races share their Christmas wish lists with a black Santa Claus.

Posted: December 20th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Bring on the holiday bling

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The holiday season is here, and with it, celebrations and get-togethers left and right. Not only is it the season of giving; it is also the season for getting all glammed up.

Posted: December 20th, 2013 in 2BU | Read More »

Add gilt to Christmas décor


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DON’T give up just yet on those tired-looking décor from last year. Spray them with clear acrylic epoxy and breathe new life into them!

Add gilt to your décor the easy and inexpensive way. Even your little ones can help out in this simple craft.

Posted: December 18th, 2013 in Columns,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

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