By Romulo O. Ponte
The lawyer accusing singer Freddie Aguilar of child abuse said he had been receiving death threats on his mobile and office phones since he filed criminal charges against the music icon.
By Madonna T. Virola
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said the family of singer Freddie Aguilar’s 16-year-old girlfriend belongs to the “poorest of the poor” in Oriental Mindoro, having been a recipient since 2008 of the agency’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) or the government’s poverty alleviation program.
By Juan Escandor Jr.
Epy Quizon, director of the film bio on the late local government secretary Jesse Robredo, is looking for “a cerebral actor” to portray this city’s distinguished son, who died in a plane crash last August.
By Maricar Cinco
Members of the Optical Media Board (OMB) and the police Criminal Investigation and Detection Unit confiscated 44 sacks of pirated movies in DVDs worth P6.1 million and two television sets in a series of raids in Manila and Laguna, OMB chairman Ronnie Ricketts said on Monday.
While Batangas Gov. Vilma Santos-Recto’s bid for reelection was a breeze, her perennial movie screen partner Christopher “Boyet” de Leon failed to take the seat of the second district of the province in the House of Representatives, finishing last among three candidates.