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Spring in the New Year with JCPenney! Will love bloom One A-more Time? The Asian Jour nal SF MAGAZINE - February 12, 2010
GMA Network’s JCPenney celebrates the holidays with style
By BoT GlorIoSo it happened,” she goes on.
Crowne Plaza Union City
Philstar.com “Mahirap regaluhan si
invites you to a romantic
F you believe friends here,” tells Martin. What do you give
Jessica Soho receives
can be lovers but lov- Pops about somebody who has almost
LANO, Texas—For ers can’t be friends, their friend- everything? This one is hard to
2010, the Lunar then take a closer look ship. “Of forget,” Pops shares. dream getaway for two
People of the Year New Year sea-
son is doubled
at Martin Nievera and course there It’s always nice, Pops adds,
Pops Fernandez. They’ve been were a lot to at least have their friendship
ROWNE Plaza Union City invites couples to a re-
in happiness, landing on the through a lot of heartaches of dramatic back and to be in a good stage
same day as Valentine’s Day. that eventually led them to live moments especially because of Robin and laxed romantic dream getaway for two this month
Kick off the New Year with of February 14th or any date on February of your
separate lives after their mar- before we Ram.
MA Network VP for News Programs and multi- tantalizing styles from JCPen- riage had been annulled. But reached this Thus, Martin could tease choice. The Deluxe Package includes one (1) night
awarded broadcast journalist Jessica Soho was ney, with ferocious colors and it seems no traces of their sad stage. Pops about their accidental accommodation in a Deluxe King Size Room, a romantic dinner
recently honored by People Asia Magazine as one fearless patterns, perfect for past remain in their hearts. “Actually, first kiss without her flaring up. for two (2) and breakfast buffet for two (2) the next day (Execu-
of the 2009 People of the Year Awardees for her the Year of the Tiger. Double Does time really heal all when it was Neither is there awkwardness tive Chef’s Special - choice of main entree: Beef with Red Wine
outstanding achievements and societal contributions delivered your joy by shopping at wounds? Or do they remain in still so fresh whenever stage director Rowell Mushroom Sauce OR Salmon with Lemon Citrus Caper Sauce
through media. JCPenney for stylish apparel good terms because of their and every Santiago asks them to do kiss- with Mixed Steam Fresh Vegetables and a choice of side, and a
Argu- for yourself and special gifts children, Robin and Ram? word was ing scenes in their video shoot rose for the lady), one (1) bottle of sparkling champagne, and late
ably the for your loved ones that are Whatever the reason, Martin so painful, I for the concert. “It’s not hard check-out available at 2pm.
most sure to please. Be sure to look and Pops are okay now. The would pray to kiss. Even to hold hands, it’s All this romantic getaway is being offered for only $159 plus
awarded dazzling for Lunar New Year constant giggling and teas- to God that almost automatic with Pops and tax. Additional nights available at a special rate.
Filipino parties and make your sweet- ing confirm how they enjoy it (heart- me,” Martin claims. Reserve your romantic getaway today while it is still available.
journalist, heart swoon on Valentine’s each other’s presence during ache) will That’s why direk Rowell Call Crowne Plaza-Union City at (510) 489-22200. Offer is valid
Soho was Day with looks from JCPen- Martin’s birthday and presscon surpass and didn’t have a hard time coming for the entire month of February.
especially ney. for their Valentine concert One everything up with more interesting ideas Crowne Plaza is located at 32083 Alvarado-Niles Road, Union
cited for In addition to providing A-more Time at SMX Conven- will be back with Homer Flores taking care City 94587. You can also log on to www.crowneplazaunioncity.
having re- chic looks, JCPenney also tion Center. to normal. of the musical aspect. Special com.
sequin tank by I Ronson.
ceived the supports the community by Bisou Bisou is a must-buy this “It took us forever to get Thank God, guest is Jon Santos. *Advertising Supplement
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Love, marriage and lasting...
coveted les area. For the Year of the Sapphire and sterling so cool, they’ll swoon! Go
George Tiger, JCPenney is building a silver; heart-shaped glass or pixie-style with City Streets
Foster large tiger booth filled with sterling pink enamel encrust- or Olysenboye’s ‘Love in the radio-controlled street racer
Peabody games, prizes and even a ed with diamonds are sure to From Page 2
City’ tee and previous bow perfect for-the-man-who-has-
Award photo booth to share memo- make her shine. skirt. everything’.
in Inves- ries with friends and family. City-Girl Chic “He (Lambert) told me that I was his crush since high school, but it took him years before
For Him Girls Will Be Girls
tigative As an avid sponsor of these nicole by Nicole Miller’s he had the courage na manligaw,” said Dorie. Now blessed with sons Gilvin, 17 and Reigil, 12,
From Hip-Casual to Sharp- Complete her look and
Journalism festivals since 2006, JCPen- spring collection is fresh. Dorie also said that being honest and having a good relationship between their families also has
Sleek capture her heart with a clas-
in 2000, ney is proud to be a strong A smart Worthington pen- strengthened their marriage through the years. “Of course, another thing is saying ‘I love you,’
Jump-start his wardrobe sic cultured pearl necklace, a
the Ten supporter of the community cil skirt and blouse will make everyday.”
with separates from JOE Jo- bracelet of precious gold or a
Outstand- through these events. her a style-setter at the office. Jose “Lovit” and Diva Tirol-Defeo may be only married for six years, but both have been wid-
seph Abboud. sterling silver charm bracelet.
ing Young To find the perfect gift She Can Never Have Too owed previously. Having given the chance to find someone to spend the rest of your life with the
When you pick a gingham Setting the Mood
Men Award or outfit for Lunar New Year Much second time around probably makes love sweeter, but Diva, who is also a former Mrs. RP-World
check or single-color broad- Get romantic with an
in 1993, or Valentine’s Day, look to Try teaming a metallic tote winner, says that having respect for each other helps build a stronger marriage. Arguments and
cloth shirt and coordinate amber luster hurricane and
and the JCPenney for all the latest with the floral stunner dress disagreements are few and far between them she says, “Paminsan-minsan, pero not serious. By
with a tie from JCPenney’s warm things up with a mutli-
Catholic trends, with style, quality and from American Living. nature kasi, hindi ako selosa.”
Stafford selection, we guaran- textured throw from Cindy
Mass Me- price. Oh and we can’t forget Both Lovit and Diva have children from their previous marriages, but she says all get along to-
Soho received the People of the Year Award during the awarding ceremony held last tee his heart in your hands. Crawford Style. And then,
dia Award For Her about pairing with fantastic gether. This may be a common factor for the couple, but another is that their love for music and
January 21 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza in Pasay City. Gifts for Her & Him open your favorite bottle of
for Best Bloom with Floral Fashion footwear from Olsenboye, dancing. Lovit is a musician and makes/sells guitars, while Diva teaches dance.
Boys Will Be Boys wine with the Cooks 4-piece
Public Service Program for her GMA Life TV program Reunions in When she’s dressing to Worthington or Bisou Bisou. For couple Walter and Maria Back, having different cultures is a challenge they were able to
Keep him tidy with a wine gift set.
2009—just among the many awards in her well-kept roster. Soho impress, the candy-colored Sophisticated ‘Must Haves’ hurdle. Walter, an engineer from Germany, met the very much Filipina Maria in Saudi where the
Stafford’s Charging Valet and To find these great fashions
is also the host of GMA Pinoy TV public affairs program Kapuso frock by Allen B. will have her She’ll blow you away in latter worked as a nurse before. Maria shared that when her husband finally proposed to her, the
update his outdated money and gifts, visit a JCPenney
Mo, Jessica Soho. turning heads. a diaphanous floral blouse first thing that came to her mind was, “I don’t know how to cook.”
carrier with a Stafford Wallet. store or go to www.jcp.com.
Referred to by People Asia as the “news icon” whose work The floral romper by by she said or a sugar-spun, Years passed, the couple have been married for 19 years now and are blessed with sons Mi-
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demands objectivity at all times, the magazine further acknowl- chael, 18 and Christian, 17.
edged Soho’s ability to “achieve balance through walking on the “He is very honest and patient,” Maria said when asked why she fell in love with her husband.
tight rope as ‘humanely’ as possible.”
“I am grateful and honored for having been chosen one of the
People of the Year for 2009 by such a prestigious magazine. I give
Lloydie not missing... “With my tight schedule, I
miss it like crazy.”
John Lloyd and Bea were
last seen on-screen in One
Also, she shared the secret of making their marriage work. “Understanding and accepting our
cultural differences,” she said and explained, “You will only succeed in making your relationship
work if both sides accept that they come from different backgrounds and cultures.”
back the honor and the glory to our viewers who have supported From Page 3 Her advice to new couples? “Learn how to appreciate and how to express it.” Making her
about. We still talk a lot, so I His co-star Bea Alonzo and More Chance in 2007. But the
all of my programs for the past 25 years that I have been a broad- er he had missed anyone husband as an example, explaining that he only and always gives her red roses and chocolates.
can’t really say I miss her like director Cathy Garcia-Molina two films he made with Sarah
cast journalist. And also to everyone who has helped me become so much that it drove him “This is one of the many things I love about him, his thoughtfulness,” she said. “And of course,
crazy.” are in Malaysia for additional Geronimo—You Changed My
who I am today. I will forever be grateful,” Soho said. crazy. The actor replied: “I What he was missing at the thoughtfulness is the spice of life.” AJ
scenes. The movie opens on Life (2007) and its sequel A
*Advertising Supplement know who everyone is talking moment, he said, was his bed. Feb. 24. Very Special Love (2009)—