Express freely at the #ViberUniverse Halloween Ball

Get your space suits ready and head over to the #ViberUniverse Halloween Ball at The Palace Manila. All extra-terrestrials are being called back into the mothership as The Palace gets transformed into the solar system’s hotspots. Watch Pool Club turn into the moon, Valkyrie shift into a space station, and Revel go red for Mars. Our beat commanders, DJs Ace Ramos and Mars Miranda, will transport you to another dimension.

And while the theme is Space Odyssey, any ghouls and gals are welcome to come as any horrific monster, comic character, or pop culture icon that they deem fit for the evening. The only requirement is to EXPRESS FREELY! Or better yet, be weirdos together with your Viber friends.

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GMA News mounts Serbisyong Totoo booths this Undas

On top of covering the biggest news stories this Undas, the country’s longest-running morning show “Unang Hirit” and leading primetime newscast “24 Oras” will also be mounting Serbisyong Totoo booths — one at the Manila North Cemetery and another at the Manila South Cemetery — from Monday, October 31, until Wednesday, November 2.

The Serbisyong Totoo booths will be providing free and unlimited water refill; charging stations for phone and gadgets; security name tags for kids; and other freebies such as candies, handy fan, garbage bags, candles, and stem flower.

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Sen. Tañada is new Bantayog chair

Bantayog ng mga Bayani Foundation announces the election of Senator Wigberto E. Tañada as the new chairperson of its Board of Trustees, effective September 29, 2016.

Senator Tañada replaces Ambassador Alfonso T. Yuchengco, who has been elevated to chair emeritus since August this year.

The 82-year-old former senator, popularly called Ka Bobby, comes to the Foundation with sterling qualifications. He is the son of the late former senator Lorenzo M. Tañada, often tagged as Philippine politics’ “grand old man.”

Ka Bobby often stood arm-in-arm with his father in many protest rallies staged in opposition to the Marcos dictatorship, suffering hosed water or tear-gas dispersal operations.

He served both as senator and congressman in the Philippine Congress. In 1991, he was with the group of senators under the leadership of then Senate President Jovito R. Salonga when the Senate rejected the renewal of the PHL-U.S. treaty on military bases.

Ka Bobby graduated from the Ateneo de Manila University, Manuel L. Quezon University, and Harvard Law School.

He is lead convenor of the Fair Trade Alliance.

He is also the chairman of the Philippine Working Group for an ASEAN Human Rights Mechanism, the Philippine Rural Reconstruction Movement, and the Lagawe Rural Bank in Ifugao. He is also the Chairman of Universal Motors Corporation, and is an Independent Director for Republic Cement & Building Materials, Inc., and Republic Cement Mindanao Inc.

Ka Bobby hails from Gumaca, Quezon.

The current members of the Bantayog ng mga Bayani Board of Trustees also include:

Vice-chairperson, Mr. Jose de Jesus; Treasurer, Atty. Felipe L. Gozon; Ms. Mayose Bautista; Ms. Edith T. Burgos; Atty. Manuel Jose Diokno; Mr. Edicio dela Torre; Ms.Ester Isberto; Ms. Myrna Jimenez; Ms. Carolina S. Malay; Mr. Rafael M. Paredes; Ms. Marie J. Plopinio; Dr. Jose Perez III; Dr. Alan T. Ortiz; and Mr. Solomon Y. Yuyitung.Board secretary and concurrently executive director is Ms. Ma. Cristina V. Rodriguez.

For more information please contact (02)434-8343 or 985-1126.

Mga pagbati at reaksiyon sa #ALDUBWedding

Alden Richards at Maine Mendoza

Naganap na ang pinakahihintay ng AlDub Nation — ang kasalan nina Alden Richards at Maine Mendoza sa Kalyeserye ng Eat Bulaga.

Ang mga tagahanga at mga kaibigan ng AlDub, pati na ang ilang celebrity at institutions, agad na nagpaabot ng pagbati sa TV characters na minamahal at sinusubaybayan ng marami. Nakakaaliw rin ang ilang reaksiyon sa kasalan.

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