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SM Savemore Market GenSan finally opens

Last month, we announced that SM Savemore Market may open in General Santos City on January 31, 2014. READ HERE:  SM SAVEMORE GENSAN TO OPEN THIS MONTH Well, we were about 11 days too early with our “prediction” since we just got an invitation for the actual official inaugural date! The invite is for the establishment’s […]

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Atman Spa, an urban oasis in downtown GenSan

ATMAN (noun) the individual soul or essence; the essence that is eternal, unchanging, and indistinguishable from the essence of the universe. A person who is entirely in touch with his spiritual side is an example of someone deeply connected to his atman. Origin: Sanskrit; Source: Webster and American Heritage Dictionaries A lot of spas have […]

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Get ready to sizzle at SarBay Fest 2014!

Did you miss the Sarangani Bay Festival or now more popularly known as the SarBay Fest, the biggest beach party in Mindanao? Well fret not, for right now, the organizers of the wettest and wackiest fun party in these parts of the Philippines are already prepping up for this much-awaited event! This time, the Sarangani […]

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New Official Starbucks GenSan Tumbler now available

I reported at my “office” at the Starbucks – SM City General Santos this afternoon to do some online work when lo and behold, a beautiful sight caught my eye! At the coffee shop’s merchandise area were displays of their new official Starbucks GenSan Tumber! If you can still remember, Starbucks first released a Gensan-centric […]

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Bureau of Immigration General Santos opens at Robinsons

After coming out of Robinsons Cinema last night I noticed that the former area occupied by Smart Communications right across the theaters lobby was open albeit looked different. Upon closer inspection, I saw a few workers doing some finishing touches on what was obviously  the office of a new tenant and a makeshift stage with […]

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Dolefil Cares: Sends Relief Mission to Yolanda victims

Dole Philippines (Dolefil) proves once again that its recent win in the  4th AmCham CSR Excellence Awards is very well earned. On December 2, 2013, Dolefil reenergized its Caravan of Hope Relief Operations and travelled all the way to the municipalities of Culasi and Tibiao, in Antique; and, Sigma in Capiz to spread cheer and goodwill […]

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The GenSan Google Map Maker Time-lapse Video is out!

Yes, you read it right! The Google Map Maker Timelapse Video of General Santos City is here! After two months of exchange of email between me and the gracious guys over at the Google Map Maker Team, which had me asking, nah, literally begging them  for it,  to be used as a resource material for […]

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GenSan goes Google!

On March 2nd, 2013, without much fanfare, the first Google Business Group (GBG) chapter in Mindanao was formed in General Santos City with an INAUGURAL MEETUP at Café Amoree, at the city’s new entertainment and dining strip, Valley High. The INAUGURAL MEETUP:  March 2, 2013 About 35 entrepreneurs, online workers, bloggers, IT staff of private […]

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Greenleaf Hotel GenSan: Luxury you can afford

or the past few years, we have been witness to the rapid growth and development of General Santos City, as opposed to the claims we heard during the recent local elections of some that the city has gone down the drain. It’s either these people have been living under a rock all these times or […]

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Dolefil’s Golden Festival of Festivals

Since Dole Philippines, Inc. or Dolefil launched its 50th Anniversary celebrations in January this year, (READ POST HERE), there has been no letup in its series of events meant to drumbeat its turning Gold. One of the grandest and most significant of these was Dolefil’s conduct of the Festival of Festivals on June 15, 2013 […]

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