While I am writing this, an ongoing seminar on Dance Sports is happening at the GenSan City Hall lobby organized by the Dance Sports Council of Socsksargen. The city has already produced a good number of champions since this sports was introduced many years back and judging from the appearance of so many interested boys […]
The Search for Kalilangan’s Bb. Masayahin (Ms. Gay) 2008 Beauty Pageant last night was an eye-opener for a lot of people. 14 young gays paraded at the Oval Stage in their fantasy costumes, swim wear and long gowns looking every inch like the real deal! It was hard deciding at first on the winners (I […]
The United Architects of the Philippines– Socsksargen Chapter opened yesterday (Feb 22) the 1st Socsksargen CONBEX (Construction & Building Exhibit) at the atrium of the KCC Mall of Gensan as part of its commitment to join the the 2008 Kalilangan Festival. Running until the 24th (Sunday), the exhibit (according to its flyer) “aims to update […]
My friend Dodie Ladera, Station Manager of K101-FM informed me today that their Search for Ms. Silka 2008 Beauty Pageant at KCC Mall yesterday afternoon was a success. Silka is the name of a brand of whitening soap and lotion. Hundreds of people crammed inside the air-conditioned Convention Center of the mall for the event. […]
I am posting Gen. Santos City Mayor Jun Acharon’s 1/4 page ad for the city’s local print media which will hopefully come out in time for the culmination of the Kalilangan Festival on February 27. This is a product of my friend Ronald Velasquez who did it in less than 15 minutes for me!!!!
A group calling themselves as SWAT (Special Weapons Airsoft Team) is also joining GenSan’s Kalilangan Festival 2008 with a competition on February 23-24 at the NDDU Soccer Field called “KINGDOM OF GENERALS“. Airsoft game enthusiasts have started to make their presence felt in the city as early as 5-7 years back but this is their […]
My beloved Alma Mater Notre Dame of Dadiangas University is transferring its elementary division to its Barangay Lagao Campus effective June 2008, in time for the opening of classes for the new school year. Its high school department has long been transferred there, merging the former Notre Dame of Lagao and Notre Dame of Dadiangas […]
Gen. Santos City’s premier home-away-from-home, the East Asia Royale Hotel joins the city in celebrating the Kalilangan Festival with not 1, not 2, but 3 Street Parties at their Arcade Parking lot. First to regale GenSan’s party people with their kind of music are reggae band Brownman Revival and the country’s R&B Prince Jay-R in […]
Gen. Santos City Mayor Pedro Acharon, Jr.’s proclamation of 2008 as Year of Excellence continues to gain good ground as once again, a young general (as people from the Tuna Capital of the Phils. are called) won in a national competition and earned the right to represent the country abroad. High Schooler Steven Tan of […]
Mr. Phillip Teng, whose family owned TSP Kimball Plaza of yesteryears gave me a ticket to the 2008 Kalilangan Festival offering of his Orange Bistro which features his brother, John and his band "MINUTEMEN".