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QC public school soon to be renamed ‘Fernando Poe Jr Elementary School’

Payatas Elementary School in Quezon city. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A public school in Quezon City may soon be named after the late movie icon and 2004 presidential candidate Fernando Poe Jr.

Posted: June 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Who can we trust now?

It’s understandable that Sen. Grace Poe used the Senate floor to denounce the electoral fraud during the 2004 presidential election which supposedly made President Gloria win over close rival Fernando Poe Jr., the senator’s father.

Posted: May 31st, 2014 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Metro,On Target | Read More »

History of the Filipino of the Year award

THE WHISTLE-BLOWERS (from left): Mary Ariene Baltazar, Merlina Suñas, Gertrudes Luy, Benhur Luy, Marina Sula and Simonette Briones  ALANAH TORRALBA

The honor first went to chief vulcanologist Raymundo Punongbayan, since passed on, for his heroic and single-handed efforts to save lives and educate Filipinos during the Mt. Pinatubo eruptions.

Posted: January 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Grace Poe braves floods to visit pa’s tomb

HERE LIES ‘THE KING’. The grave of actor Fernando Poe Jr. at the Manila North Cemetery is one of the most visited during All Saints’ Day. Poe ran for president in 2004 but lost to Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo in elections allegedly marred by fraud.  INQUIRER

Neither rain nor floods could stop Sen. Grace Poe and from visiting the tomb of her father, the late action star Fernando Poe, Jr. in inundated Manila on Tuesday.

Posted: August 21st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Dead man biggest winner


A dead man, Fernando Poe Jr., the “King of Philippine Movies,” was the biggest winner in the midterm election just concluded.

Posted: May 16th, 2013 in On Target | Read More »