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VOWING TO HELP HER FAMILY

by Glenda B. Gutierrez

“We have sunk deep in debts,” narrates Toni Rose C. Fuentes, 17.

Thoni Rose, as she preferred her name to be spelled, is one of the out-of-school youth in Barangay 109, Tondo, Manila. 270 more words

MAKING WEAKNESSES INTO STRENGTHS

by Glenda B. Gutierrez

“There are people who look down on me. Therefore, I made my weaknesses into my strength. ” says Algin Tan, 17. 302 more words

The Gelinaz! Shuffle Countdown with Simone Tondo (Tondo, Paris)

Name: Simone Tondo

Home Restaurant: Tondo

Home Restaurant Location: Paris (France)

Gelinaz! Shuffle Location: Secret

Everybody loves Gelinaz! What do you love best about it? 136 more words

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Pilipino Idioms of Nineteen Kopong-kopong

Recently a friend of ours has been posting article links in his Facebook about expressions that we grew up with. I find it quite interesting. 924 more words

Filipino

REGAINING SELF-CONFIDENCE

by Glenda B. Gutierrez

 

At the age of 15, Rachelle Cruz had to stop her formal education because “I got pregnant and got married.” Rachelle, still a teenager at 19, is very candid about. 338 more words

PERSEVERANCE IS THE KEY

by Glenda B. Gutierrez

Jay Legarda of Malabon City was forced to stop studying because he had to work and help the financially strapped family. It was a decision that he had to make with a heavy heart. 389 more words

Say hola to the budget friendly diner in Tondo

MANILA— Raise your hands if you love pizza and craft milkshakes…okay, it’s unanimous — or almost, anyway. In Tondo, Manila a new diner has caused quite a buzz in the area after it opened its door to the public with its selection of some of the American comfort foods. 420 more words

Philippines