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Top of the Morning: Patrick and Nikka Garcia's Daughter Patrice's DedicationPlus, baby Luna marks her five-month milestone, a new and improved PAGASA mobile app, and more!by Rachel Perez .
1. In photos: Patrick and Nikka Garcia's daughter Patrice's dedication
The second daughter of actor Patrick Garcia and wife Nikka Martinez had her dedication ceremony last Sunday, and the proud parents posted photos on their Instagram accounts. In one post, Nikka wrote as caption: "Yesterday was a day truly close to my heart because we dedicated our #prettyPatrice to the Lord! We love you so much, sweetheart!" The reception party had a pastel pink and lavender owl theme, and the parents' families and close friends were there to join the celebration, including Team Kramer, and Antoinette Taus, who stood as godmother to Baby Patrice.
2. Baby Luna turns five months old!
Judy Ann took to Instagram to mark another milestone in her younger daughter’s life. "Lunnie Bunnie" has just turned five months old, and as she grows bigger she begins to resemble her parents more. Some commented on Juday's post that baby Luna takes after her mom, while others say Ryan's features are more prominent on their bunso. What do you think? (gmanetwork.com)
3. Improved PAGASA mobile app now availableADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
Now that the rainy season is here, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services (PAGASA) had launched their new and improved mobile app as part of the technical cooperation between the weather bureau and the Japan International Cooperation Agency–Project. Aside from checking the website and news outlets, PAGASA mobile app users can get the latest weather updates, from flood advisories, storm warnings, satellite images, and surface maps. The weather bureau also partnered with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Be Secure project in making a simplified information material on weather events. It also launched the very first weather dictionary Patnubay sa Weder Forkasting, via an initiative of the Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (KWF), headed by no less than the country’s National Artist for Literature, Virgilio S. Almario. (inquirer.net)
4. Get ready for Disney's Descendants 2
Disney Channel has just made Descendants 2 official, with its main cast returning to reprise their roles as the sons and daughters of infamous Disney villains. Descendants, the first TV movie musical, follows Mal (the daughter of Maleficent) Carlos (the son of Cruella de Vil) Jay (the son of Jafar) and Evie (the daughter of The Evil Queen) as they adjust to the real world after being isolated in an island for years, while on a mission to steal the Fairy Godmother's wand and free their parents from captivity. It was followed by a CG-animated TV series Descendants: Wicked World. The movie sequel will have new additions such as Uma, daughter of Ursula from The Little Mermaid, children of Peter Pan's Captain Hook, and Beauty and the Beast's Gaston. Descendants 2 is set to premiere in 2017. (eonline.com)
5. Nickelodeon’s Hey Arnold! movie has a titleADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
The hit '90s cartoon TV show's upcoming TV movie now has a title: Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie. Parents who were fans of the original show will also be pleased to know that 19 of the animated show's voice actors will reprise their roles. Hey Arnold! follows the story of a fourth grader who lives in a boarding house with his grandparents; it aired from 1996 to 2014, and was followed by a movie in 2002. Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie premieres next year and it promises to "resolve unanswered questions and plotlines--including Arnold finally getting answers about the whereabouts of his missing parents." (ew.com)