25 years ...and telling the truth still feels good

It’s an exciting event when your “feel-good newspaper” turns 25 years old. It even becomes all the more exciting when they asked our agency, DM9 JaymeSyfu, to come up with their anniversary campaign.

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Why advertisers choose The STAR

From our humble debut of a mere eight pages with no single ad, The Philippine STAR’s rise to its current stature has always been built around three pillars: good content, an ear for reader and customer feedback, and a passion for innovation.

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Romancing the Showbiz

His readers and fans may hardly even imagine it, but The STAR’s entertainment editor Ricardo “Ricky” Lo would’ve now been in a white soutane holding a chalice and preaching the word of God had he not discovered his passion for writing.

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The very first issue

 How could there not be chaos when we were all in a frenzy putting out the first issue of the newspaper, the 23rd to join the already-saturated market in the early days of the Cory administration? 

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First day at the office, circa 1986

Minutes before the meeting, close to 3 p.m. that fateful day 25 years ago, in what would turn out as the very first editors’ meeting – a practice that would hold on for the next two decades and a half – the rain fell.

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Simeon . . . was righteous and devout . . . and the Holy Spirit was on him. — Luke 2:25

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