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End of an era

captures what
would beOscar
de la Renta’s
last public
fitting the gown
she would wear
to her wedding
to George
designed by a
De la Renta.

Oscar de la Renta’s passing on Oct. 20 marks the end of an era.

Posted: October 24th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Francisco Feliciano, nat’l artist for music; 73

Francisco Feliciano. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/Charles E. Buban

On the same day the monstrous rains of Typhoon “Mario” submerged Metro Manila, conductor-composer and National Artist for Music Francisco Feliciano quietly passed away after a long battle with cancer, which has reached stage 4. He was 73.

Posted: September 20th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Italian tenor Bergonzi dies at age 90

In this file photo taken on Jan. 19, 2009, Italian tenor Carlo Bergonzi poses for a photocall in Cannes, southern France. Bergonzi, considered one of the most authoritative interpreters of Verdi's operas, has died at the age of 90. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

Italian tenor Carlo Bergonzi, considered one of the most authoritative interpreters of Verdi’s operas, has died at the age of 90.

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

The man with the wicker basket

MANG Roger in a San Beda game.

San Beda’s official color is red; its varsity sports teams and student organizations have the word “red” incorporated in their respective names.

Posted: July 18th, 2014 in 2BU,Headlines | Read More »

Yves Saint Laurent on Aureo Alonzo: Here’s a man who knows his business

ALONZO’S wake at La Funeraria Paz in Sucat.  PHOTOS BY JILSON SECKLER TIU

He may have left behind countless beautiful gowns and dresses, but veteran fashion designer Aureo Alonzo didn’t produce even a single booklet to chronicle his long, illustrious career that spanned more than 50 years. It began in the late 1950s in a modest shop on Oroquieta Street in Sta. Cruz, Manila.

Posted: July 13th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »