Sona 2012: Mixed reactions from Filipinos here and abroad

Sun.Star at, a network of community newspapers in the country, conducted video interviews among some Filipinos abroad via Skype, and the same was conducted among some locals from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. The 90-minute speech delivered on July 23 is said to be the longest since President Benigo Aquino III assumed the presidency in [...]

Sun.Star Summer Vacation 2012 – Year 2 winners

Note: Originally published on Sun.Star Weekend Cebu and the Sun.Star website's FLIP blog SUMMER officially ended long before the “Sun.Star Summer Vacation 2012 – Year 2” campaign on Facebook did because of the active participation and interaction of its cool members. The campaign, run by Sun.Star website at, ended last Sunday, June 30, with [...]

Netizens’ reactions to Aquino’s Sona

President Benigno Aquino III delivered his third State of the Nation Address on Monday at the Session Hall of the House of Representatives, Batasan Pambansa Complex in Quezon City. After the speech that lasted an hour and a half, netizens tweeted their mixed reactions on Aquino's state address. [View the story "Netizens' reactions to Aquino's [...]