Celebrity chef bringing restaurant to new boutique hotel in Arts District

After Todd English moved to Las Vegas a year and a half ago, the celebrity chef says he kept going to a particular area of town: the Arts District. He went there for meetings, for coffee, to walk his dog or just to hang out, including when there wasn’t much going on after the pandemic hit, he said last week. Now he’s set to open a restaurant in the neighborhood,…

‘Stuff the Bus’: Annual event returns to help Head Start students in Monroe County

Special to the Pocono Record  |  Pocono Record With the start of school only a couple weeks away, it’s time to “Stuff the Bus” with needed supplies for Monroe County Head Start children. On Saturday, radio station 93.5 SBG and Pocono Services for Families and Children will once again partner on this annual school supply drive to help kids in the local Head Start program. This year marks the event’s…

US media: Britney’s father ‘to step down’ as estate conservator

posted August 13, 2021 at 08:45 am by  AFP Britney Spears’ father is to step down as conservator of her estate, US media reported Thursday, seemingly ending a bitter legal battle with his daughter.Britney, 39, last month launched a bid to remove him from the controversial 13-year guardianship that she said amounted to “abuse.”Jamie Spears’ lawyer said at the time he would fight the move, disputing his daughter’s account. But…

Bulaqueña Nurse in Arizona, USA Loses Breasts but Finds Her Voice among Kababayans

Read this in The Manila Times digital edition. “I grew up in a poor family,” said Rhia Luz, a nurse in Phoenix, Arizona, who also hosts Buhay-buhay sa Amerika online radio, midway through her interview with the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO). “You see, my mother was widowed at 34, and was left with 7 mouths to feed, the youngest being me, who was but a baby of only eleven…

How Celebrity Mom Gladys Reyes mastered the food business from home

As a mother, actress, and businesswoman, Gladys Reyes is a purpose-driven lady who readily takes on multiple hats. Life’s challenges actually empower her to be better, stronger, and more creative. When the Covid-19 pandemic hit the Philippines towards the 2nd quarter of 2020, Gladys and her husband Christopher were one of millions of couples who had to manage radical adjustments within their own family as everyone suddenly had to stay…

Do radio commentators deserve to die?

WHEN radio blocktimer Rey Cortes was fatally shot by an unidentified suspect last July 22, I wasn’t surprised. Cortes, as I knew him, was a reckless, irresponsible hard-hitting commentator who had been playing with fire for years. He survived an attack 18 years ago, the suspect being someone Cortes allegedly had tried to blackmail. Did it make him change his ways and become more careful in his commentaries? No! In…

Pia Wurtzbach channels Medusa in latest shoot

Share it! [mashshare] Pia Wurtzbach channels Medusa in latest shoot Pia Wurtzbach Medusa is that you? Former Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach is a sight to behold as she channelled Medusa in her latest snaps. Shot by celebrity photographer BJ Pacual, Pia held a snake as she struck poses in her shoot. In Greek mythology, Medusa is a winged human female with venomous snakes in place of hair. And those who…