Veteran Director Carlo J. Caparas Dies at 80

Manila—Veteran director and comic strip creator Carlo J. Caparas, known for bringing iconic Filipino superheroes and comic book characters to life, has died, his family announced Saturday night. He was 80 years old. Caparas’ daughter, Peach Caparas, w…

Aghon Makes Landfall in Patnanungan, Quezon

Manila—Severe Tropical Storm Aghon was located in the vicinity of Patnanungan, Quezon, as of the 8 p.m. bulletin Sunday from the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA). Aghon will continue to move northea…

St. Benilde, Perpetual Spikers Extend Dynastic Reign in NCAA

Manila—College of St. Benilde and University of Perpetual Help asserted their dominance over Letran and Emilio Aguinaldo College, respectively, to rule NCAA Season 99 volleyball and extend their dynastic reigns before a full-house FilOil EcoOil Centre…

ROTC Games Fosters Unity, Discipline, Loyalty

Bacolod City—Almost 2,000 student-athletes are competing in the Philippine Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) Games 2024 Visayas Regional Qualifying Leg that kicked off at Panaad Park and Stadium here Sunday. Hosted by Bacolod, along with the nei…

Cebu City Seeks Investors for Creative District Development

Cebu City—The local government here is seeking investors to develop the Cebu City Creative District, a 150-hectare project within the North Reclamation. Cebu City Vice Mayor Raymond Alvin Garcia, the acting city mayor, pitched the project to Departmen…