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A Sunday walk at an old airport runway

Manila Bulletin 21 Sep 2023
GUEST COLUMNIST ... The 2.3-kilometer Ayala Avenue was once the runway of the old Nielson Airport ... Nielson Airport became the primary gateway between Manila and the rest of the Philippines, and later between the Philippines and the rest of the world, according to the Filipinas Heritage Library ... On Sept ... to 10 a.m ... It somehow humanizes a city.

Philippines national library inaugurates Chinese bookshelf

People Daily 15 Sep 2023
MANILA, Sept. 14 (Xinhua) -- The National Library of the Philippines on Thursday inaugurated the Chinese Bookshelf, an ... A photo exhibition on Chinese culture was also held at the library.

Pasig LGU, DOST give 3D printers, science kits to public high schools

Manila Bulletin 11 Sep 2023
Photo from Mayor Vico Sotto FB /MANILA BULLETIN. The printers and kits were turned over during simple rites held at the Library Hub of the Pasig Schools Division Office (SDO) in Barangay San Nicolas. Present at the event were Pasig Mayor Vico Sotto, Rep. Roman Romulo, SDO Superintendent Dr ... Photo from Mayor Vico Sotto FB /MANILA BULLETIN ... .

Lost and Found: The incredible journey of the Juan Luna bust by Mariano Benlliure

Manila Bulletin 10 Sep 2023
The Filipinas Heritage Library catalogs a similar bust with identical dimensions, noting a similar account of the piece “being found by a pushcart vendor.” In their version of the story, however, it wasn’t a "magbababakal" who bought the piece, but someone who undoubtedly ...

10 Filipinos who went beyond the call of duty to serve

Manila Bulletin 01 Sep 2023
He also led the establishment of ‘Ang Guro Kong Pulis Mobile Library’ to provide education and sustenance to juvenile delinquents, and the Manila Police District Alternative Learning System, a distinctive school made for indigent individuals, out-of school youth, and ...

Davao City’s lib wins 2 awards

Sun Star 30 Aug 2023
The awarding of the CLIC for the Public Library of the Year Award for the year 2022 and the Most Innovative Public Library Award for the Library Programs and Activities Conducted (Adaptive) was held at the Epifanio Delos Santos Auditorium NLP, Ermita Manila ... Hotel, Manila.

2023 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos awarded

Manila Standard 30 Aug 2023
He also led the establishment of ‘Ang Guro Kong Pulis Mobile Library’ to provide education and sustenance to juvenile delinquents, and the Manila Police District Alternative Learning System, a distinctive school made for indigent individuals, out-of-school youth, and ...

Mayor Honey visits schools in Manila on first day of classes

Manila Bulletin 29 Aug 2023
Manila Mayor Honey Lacuna-Pangan visited on Tuesday, Aug. 29, some schools in Manila to mark the first day of classes.Photo from Arnold Quizol/MANILA BULLETINPhoto from Arnold Quizol/MANILA BULLETIN. The mayor first visited the Legarda Elementary School in Sampaloc, Manila, where she inspected every classroom and the library.

Valenzuela City Library receives ‘Most Innovative Public Library’ award

Manila Bulletin 26 Aug 2023
The Valenzuela City Library was hailed as the "Most Innovative Public Library" during the 2023 Gawad Pampublikong Aklatan on Friday, Aug. 25.(Photo from Valenzuela City government Facebook Page/Manila Bulletin)(Photo from Valenzuela City government Facebook Page/Manila Bulletin).

'Night Owl: A Nationbuilder's Manual' now in Ivy League Libraries

Manila Bulletin 25 Aug 2023
A Nationbuilder's Manual," a book about the "Build, Build, Build" Program of the government authored by Anna Mae Yu Lamentillo, is now part of the library collection of several Ivy League universities and other international libraries ... The book will also be distributed to the libraries of other Ivy League universities.

Korean couple promotes love of reading books

Manila Bulletin 24 Aug 2023
“Aside from the books that were shipped from Korea, some books were purchased in Manila.” ... “We are giving away these books for free to public school libraries,” Jaeyong told Manila Bulletin, adding that he is mainly searching for books that are suitable for both elementary and high school students.

In the basketball-crazed Philippines, the World Cup will be a shining moment

The Roanoke Times 23 Aug 2023
MANILA, Philippines — Considering that about 110 million people live in the Philippines, it’s not feasible to expect that they all would be basketball fans ... It'll be centered in Manila, where the medal rounds will be held in early September, where the favored U.S ... The Americans arrived on Tuesday morning (Monday night EDT) in Manila.

MPD distributes 230 food kits in Tondo

Manila Bulletin 24 Jul 2023
###### Photo from the Manila Police District/MANILA BULLETIN. The�Manila Police District (MPD) distributed 230 food kits on Monday, July ... The Manila City Library (MCL) also arranged a puppet show to entertain the children during the distribution.

JCI Manila turns over IP Learning Center

Sun Star 13 Jul 2023
JCI Manila said they chose the community as it lacks venue for learning where elders can share their heritage and traditions to the younger generation ... The inauguration was headed by JCI Manila President Eric C ... Aside from the learning center, JCI Manila is also planning to build a mobile library in the same community.

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