first_imgView comments 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano June Mar Fajardo of San Miguel Beer, the reigning three-time PBA MVP, Terrence Romeo of GlobalPort, Japeth Aguilar of Barangay Ginebra and Calvin Abueva of Alaska are just some of the names considered shoo-ins for Gilas in its toughest international tournaments.Gilas sent its team of Cadets and several amateurs led by Ray Parks and Kiefer Ravena to the Jones Cup here where the Filipinos hold a 2-1 record going into a clash with Japan’s Under-24 team at 1 p.m. on Tuesday.This same squad – save for import Mike Myers – will be flying to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia to defend the Southeast Asian Games gold medal.ADVERTISEMENT Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite IT happens: Facebook sorry for Xi Jinping’s name mistranslation Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Missile-capable frigate BRP Jose Rizal inches closer to entering PH Navy’s fleet Bracketed with Australia, Chinese Taipei and Japan, the Philippines will play games in those countries starting in November, before hosting the Aussies, the Taiwanese and the Japanese in games in Manila.The new scheduled is an arduous one and will have Gilas playing two games each in November, February and June next year.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’With the new PBA opening schedule, the league also penciled its calendar to be playing elimination round games in the February and June playdates so as not to jeopardize title chances of teams where Gilas players will come from.Participation of the PBA’s veteran stars in the next Gilas event, the Fiba Asia Championship in Lebanon near the end of August, still hangs in the balance as it will run smack into the season-ending Governors’ Cup that opens this Wednesday. IT happens: Facebook sorry for Xi Jinping’s name mistranslation Malacañang open to creating Taal Commission LATEST STORIES Photo by Tristan Tamayo/ INQUIRER.netTAIPEI – Team Philippines is assured of being represented by its best when the World Cup Qualifying starts in November as the PBA has agreed to push back the opening of its next season to December.This move, plans of which came out in an Inquirer reports several weeks back, was approved when the league’s board met a few days ago as the PBA does its part in helping Gilas Pilipinas come up with the best selection possible.ADVERTISEMENT End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend MOST READ Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Celtics ink Paul Pierce to one-day contract LIVE: Sinulog 2020 Grand Parade Duterte’s ‘soft heart’ could save ABS-CBN, says election lawyerlast_img read more

first_imgFall boutique, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. today and 9 a.m.-noon Sunday, Northridge United Methodist Church, 9650 Reseda Blvd. Call (818) 993-5734. Holiday boutique, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at the parish center, St. Peter Claver Roman Catholic Church, 5649 E. Pittman St., Simi Valley. Call (805) 583-0466. Holiday boutique, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today, Tujunga United Methodist Church, 9901 Tujunga Canyon Blvd. Call (818) 353-3669 or (818) 352-1481. Holiday boutique, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today, Congregational Church of the Chimes, 14115 Magnolia Blvd., Sherman Oaks. Call (818) 789-7124. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week “Emma,” a musical based on Jane Austen’s novel, will be performed by the Emmanuel Lutheran Actors Theatre Ensemble, 8 p.m. today, 2 p.m. Sunday and 8 p.m. Friday at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 6020 Radford Ave., North Hollywood. Tickets: $10. Weekends through Nov. 20. Call (818) 509-0882. Christian social dance, 8 p.m.-midnight today at Canoga Park Lutheran Church, 7347 Jordan Ave. Modest attire requested. Beginning dance lesson: 7-8 p.m. Admission: $12. Call (818) 402-3863. Hanukkah fair, noon-9 p.m. Tuesday and 5-9 p.m. Wednesday at Temple Kol Tikvah, 20400 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills. Call (818) 348-0670, Ext. 219. Science of Mind self-awareness class, an eight-week course, 7-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Glendale Church of Religious Science, 2146 E. Chevy Chase Drive. Fee: $130. Call (818) 244-8171. “Beyond Never Again: The Holocaust Speaks to Our Generation,” a six-week course, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Jewish Learning Center-Chabad of Ventura, 5040 Telegraph Road, Ventura. Fee: $75. Registration required. Call (805) 658-7441. Conejo Jewish Academy classes: “Gateway to Heaven: The World of Prayer,” a six-week course, 8 p.m. Tuesdays. Fee: $18. “Reincarnation and the Kabbalah,” a six-week course, 8 p.m. Tuesdays. Fee: $25. “A Skeptics Guide to Judaism,” a six-week course, 8 p.m. Thursdays. Fee: $25. “With Honor and Dignity: The Jewish Approach to Death, Burial and Mourning,” a three-week course, 8 p.m. Thursdays. Fee: $18. Classes will be held at 30345 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. Registration required. Call (818) 991-0991 or see www.jewishacademy.com. “The Spirit of Music,” performed by Donna Elaine Miller and Tommy Reaves, 8 p.m. Thursday, Unity Church of Burbank and North Hollywood, 637 S. Victory Blvd., Burbank. Tickets: $15, $10 for children in advance or $20, $13 at the door. Call (818) 841-4037. “Texas Hold ’em Poker Tournament”, 5-9 p.m. Nov. 12 in the activity center at St. Mel Roman Catholic Church, 20870 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills. Buy-in fee: $250 in advance or $350 at the door; spectators $35. Reservations by Thursday. Fundraiser for the 50th anniversary year of the church. Call (818) 340-6020, Ext. 1017. A silent auction and dinner, presented by Panorama Baptist Church and School, will be held at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at Los Angeles Baptist Junior-Senior High School, 9825 Woodley Ave., North Hills. Tickets: $25, $10 children. Reservations by Thursday. Call (818) 892-8700. Westlake Aglow, a Christian fellowship for women, will hold a brunch meeting at 9:15 a.m. Friday at Oaknoll Villas Clubhouse, 300 McCloud Ave., Thousand Oaks. Rabbi Murray Silberling from Beth Emunah Messianic Jewish Synagogue in Agoura Hills, will be the guest speaker. Admission: $10. Reservations required. Call (805) 498-1961. “Sixty Years After World War II: Remembering the Greatest Generation,” a Veterans Day event with stories told by members of Chatsworth United Methodist Church, will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at 10824 Topanga Canyon Blvd. Call (818) 341-1270. Congregation Beth Meier Shabbat events: A family service led by Rabbi Aaron Benson, 7:30 p.m. Friday; “Garden of Eden” vegetarian dinner and service will begin at 6 p.m. Nov. 18 at 11725 Moorpark St., Studio City. Dinner: $10, requires reservations. Call (818) 769-0515. “Growing Up Jewish in Boyle Heights” will be the topic discussed following a Shabbat service at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Burbank Temple Emanu El, 1302 N. Glenoaks Blvd. Call (818) 845-1734. “Blessing of the Animals,” 10 a.m. Nov. 12 at Shadow Hills Presbyterian Church, 10158 Johanna Ave. Animals must be properly restrained. Call (818) 353-2500. Holiday boutique, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 12 in the social hall at First United Methodist Church, 4832 Tujunga Ave., North Hollywood. Call (818) 763-8231. “Teenagers: What Do They Want?” panel discussion, 9:45-10:45 a.m. Nov. 13 at St. Luke Lutheran Church, 5312 Comercio Way, Woodland Hills. Call (818) 346-3070 or see www.stlukelutheran.com. “Blessed Reward” will be the message delivered by the Rev. Bob Eichcle at 10:15 a.m. Sunday at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 9 W. Bonita Drive, Simi Valley. Call (805) 583-0556. “Do You Have It?” will be the message delivered by the Rev. Bob McDill at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Sepulveda Unitarian Universalist Society, 9550 Haskell Ave., North Hills. Call (818) 894-9251. “Bitter or Better? It’s Up to You” will be the message delivered by the Rev. Bonnie Rowsell at 10 a.m. Sunday service at Glendale Church of Religious Science, 2146 E. Chevy Chase Drive, Glendale. Call (818) 244-8171. “Resiliency” will be the message delivered by the Rev. Carrie Lauer at 10 a.m. Sunday when the Center of Spiritual Awakening meets at the Radisson Hotel, 9777 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Chatsworth. Call (818) 709-1451. “Ham and Eggs” will be the message delivered by the Rev. Dave Wilkinson at 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday at Moorpark Presbyterian Church, 13950 Peach Hill Road. Call (805) 529-8422. “Only One” will be the message delivered by the Rev. Evelyn Hammond at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Center for Highly Effective Living, Church of Religious Science, meeting at the Pacific Lodge Youth Services, 4900 Serrania Ave., Woodland Hills. Call (818) 883-1300. “Wisdom for a Lifetime” will be the message delivered by the Rev. Alden Studebaker at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Unity Church of the Valley, 2817 Montrose Ave., La Crescenta. Call (818) 249-4396. “Choices” will be the message delivered by the Rev. Glenn Kirby at 8:45, 10:15 and 11:45 a.m. Sunday at West Valley Christian Church, 22450 Sherman Way, West Hills. Call (818) 884-6480. “Peace at You” will be the message delivered by the Rev. Thomas E. Witherspoon at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Unity Church of the Valley, 2817 Montrose Ave., La Crescenta. Call (818) 249-4396. Religion events are complied by Staff Writer Holly Andres. Notices appearing in the events column must reach the Daily News two weeks before the Saturday on which they are to run. Items must be typewritten. Phone numbers must be included for contact purposes. Mail to Religion Calendar, P.O. Box 4200, Woodland Hills, CA 91365-4200. Fax (818) 713-0058 or e-mail without attachments to holly.andres@dailynews.com. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more