Monthly Archive: October, 2013

Ariella Arida’s Send-off to Miss Universe 2013!

Just got home from Ariella “Ara” Arida’s sendoff party at Gloria Maris restaurant in Gateway, Cubao. I’m exhausted and need to sleep early for an indie film shoot tomorrow so I’ll just tease… Continue reading

Beauty Queen Anna Igpit Asks You to Help Bohol After Devastating Quake!

Just got off the phone with Anna Maris Igpit, Bb. Pilipinas World 2006 who informed me that she had just set up a relief operations project called Oplan Bangon Bohol in response to… Continue reading

Check Out the Photocopy of the Senate Citation for Miss Supranational 2013 Mutya Datul!

Thank you very much to Bb. Pilipinas for sending me a copy of the Senate resolution to honor Mutya Datul for winning the Miss Supranational 2013 beauty pageant where she represented the Philippines.… Continue reading

ABQ Mourns the Passing of Entertainment Journalist Chito Alcid

***note: Chito’s wake will be at Arlington, Araneta Avenue from October 15-17, 2013. Visit his Facebook for more details. It was with shock that I received a text from Chito Alcid’s phone that… Continue reading

Miss Supranational 2013 Mutya Datul to be Honored by the Senate!

I am thrilled to announce to you, dear ABQ reader, that I got some good news from Team Bb. Pilipinas! Our beloved Mutya Johanna Fontiveros Datul, Miss Supranational 2013, will be receiving a… Continue reading

Aiyana Mikiewicz Wins Special Award in Miss Tourism World 2013!

I picked up this report from AirWindZone! Photos are from his blog… Aiyana Mikiwicz of the Philippines wins a special honor: the Miss Tourism Asia award in the recently concluded Miss Tourism World… Continue reading

Who Will Take Over Megan Young’s Job in Manila While She Travels as Miss World?

Dear ABQ Readers, So sorry I am late in posting photos from Megan Young’s homecoming Press Conference and Dinner. I have lots of kwento for you as well but I was stressed out… Continue reading

Final (as in SUPER final) Details on Megan Young’s Homecoming Parade!!

As per Cory Quirino, National Director for Miss World Philippines: Lets show our love for Megan our very first Miss World! JOIN THE VICTORY PARADE FOR MISS WORLD 2013 MEGAN YOUNG. Tomorrow, Friday… Continue reading

Engaged: Miriam Quiambao and Author Ardy Roberto!!!

ABQ is pleased to announce that after a whirlwind courtship and a surprise proposal, beauty queen Miriam Quiambao is engaged to my dear friend and highschool school mate Ardy Roberto! Ardy is the… Continue reading

Get Ready for Megan Young’s Homecoming This Week!

I’ve been dying to see Megan Young since she grabbed the Philippines’ first-ever Miss World title last Sept. 28, 2013. I’m sure you are too. So it was quite exciting to see the… Continue reading