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BATAAN TOWNSFOLK HOLD OWN ‘WATER FESTIVAL’

‘TUBIG FESTIVAL’. Thousands of people join the 'Tubig Festival' along the main streets of Dinalupihan, Bataan in observance of the feast[...]

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BENGUET KIDS JOIN WORKSHOP ON TRADITIONAL DANCE

June 21, 2019 - 4:58 PM

KEEPING THE TRADITION ALIVE.  Some of the children who joined the summer arts workshop, organized by Lepanto Consolidated Mining Corporation (LCMC) and the Lepanto National High School Gambang theater guild, practice the native dance and beating the gong. More than 400 kids from nine barangays of Mankayan completed in the second week of June the workshop […]

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BATAAN TOWN PUPILS JOIN NATIONWIDE QUAKE DRILL

June 21, 2019 - 4:18 PM

EARTHQUAKE DRILL. Village, fire, police and Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office officials, along with teachers of the Almacen Elementary School in Hermosa, Bataan, conduct an earthquake drill with more than 400 pupils on Thursday (June 20, 2019). The exercise was done simultaneously in schools and government offices nationwide. (Photo by Ernie Esconde) HERMOSA, Bataan — School […]

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DAGUPAN CITY CELEBRATES 72ND CHARTER ANNIVERSARY

June 21, 2019 - 4:07 PM

CHARTER ANNIVERSARY. Mayor Belen Fernandez leads the commemorative program for the 72nd Charter anniversary of Dagupan City. Malacañang has declared June 20, 2019 as a special non-working day in the city. (Photo courtesy of Mayor Belen Fernandez’s facebook page) DAGUPAN CITY — Mayor Belen Fernandez on Thursday encouraged her constituents to work together toward sustaining growth during the […]

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27 SUSPECTS NABBED IN BULACAN ANTI-DRUG OPS

June 21, 2019 - 3:38 PM

CAMP ALEJO SANTOS, Bulacan — Twenty-seven drug suspects were arrested in separate anti-illegal drug operations conducted by Bulacan police Wednesday and early morning of Thursday. Col. Chito G. Bersaluna, director of the Bulacan Police Provincial Office, said that four of those arrested are on the drug watch list in their respective areas. He identified them as […]

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CAMPAIGN VS. ILLEGAL DRUGS SPARES NO ONE: CALABARZON TOP COP

June 21, 2019 - 3:28 PM

NABBED. Two illegal drug suspects who were arrested in a drug-bust operation were presented to the media in a press conference at the PRO4 headquarters, in Camp Gen. Vicente Lim, Calamba City on June 20, 2019. Cases have been filed against the suspects for violation of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act.  (Photo by […]

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CAVITE TO MARK REGADA WATER FESTIVAL

June 20, 2019 - 4:37 PM

CAVITE CITY — All roads will lead to Padre Burgos Street here on Monday, as this historic city is set to stage its age-old tradition of the ‘Regada Water Festival 2019’ where every city folk gets doused with water, in celebration of the Feast Day of Saint John the Baptist. City government tourism festival organizers said […]

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DAGUPAN CITY VACCINATES 4,325 VS. JAPANESE ENCEPHALITIS

June 20, 2019 - 4:34 PM

JAPANESE ENCEPHALITIS VACCINE. The Dagupan City Health Office gives Japanese encephalitis vaccine to children nine months to 15 years of age. The immunization, which started last week of April this year, was finished on May 31. (Photo courtesy of Melanie Cancino Again) DAGUPAN CITY — The City Health Office (CHO) here has immunized some 4,325 children and adults […]

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ROTATIONAL BROWNOUTS TO CONTINUE IN SOME PARTS OF SORSOGON

June 20, 2019 - 4:28 PM

LEGAZPI CITY — Rotational brownouts have continued to affect some parts of Sorsogon province since Tuesday as the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) raised its yellow and red alert status due to the low-level power capacity in the Luzon Grid area. Nilda Somera, NGCP-Bicol spokesperson, said rotational brownouts have occurred in the areas covered […]

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DSWD READIES FOOD PACKS FOR REMOTE AREAS

June 20, 2019 - 4:22 PM

MOA SIGNING. Department of Social Welfare and Development-Cordillera Director Janet Armas and  Philippine Army 503rd Infantry Brigade Commander Brigadier General Henry Doyaoen sign a Memorandum of Agreement for the faster delivery of relief and food packs before and during calamities. In the Cordillera region, there are warehouses in Apayao, La Trinidad in Benguet, and Kalinga, that are set up at the Army headquarters […]

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1 DEAD, 5 HURT AS VILLAR ESTATE-OFFICERS PUSH AWAY CAVITE RESIDENTS

June 19, 2019 - 4:54 PM

BACOOR CITY, Cavite – A security guard was stabbed to death while five others were critically hurt after real estate-demolition officers of Althorp Land Holdings came barging in to evacuate the households in Sitio Malipay, Molino IV this Tuesday morning.   In a Facebook statement, ANAKBAYAN-Southern Tagalog said that, “…a demolition team with 2 bulldozers accompanied […]

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CIVILIANS TIPS LEAD TO RECOVERY OF NPA MORTAR, AMMO IN N. ECIJA

June 18, 2019 - 3:35 PM

RECOVERED. The various ammunition and personal belongings believed to be from members of the  Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA), which the military and police recovered in an abandoned lair in Barangay Calabasa in Gabaldon, Nueva Ecija on Sunday (June 16, 2019). The recovery was the result of operation conducted by authorities after receiving […]

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PANGASINAN TOWN SERVES GIANT SMOKED FISH PIZZA

June 18, 2019 - 3:32 PM

SMOKED FISH PIZZA. Mayor Susan Casareno and SM City Rosales Mall Manager Herald Eleria (middle) led the ceremonial torching and slicing of the giant smoked fish pizza showcasing the town’s local product tinapa (smoked fish) as its main toppings. The giant pizza, which was assembled by students of SKD Academy last Saturday at the SM City Rosales […]

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PRICE OF DAGUPAN BANGUS DROPS DUE TO OVERSUPPLY

June 18, 2019 - 3:30 PM

DAGUPAN CITY — The City Agriculture Office here has recorded a drastic decrease in the price of Dagupan bangus (milkfish), locally known as ‘betel’, from PHP160 in the past months to PHP125 per kilogram this June, due to oversupply in the market.   “This has been the common trend when this season arrives. Fish growers tend […]

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CAVITE TOWN NOW DRUG-FREE

June 17, 2019 - 3:57 PM

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and Philippine National Police (PNP) have declared the municipality of Naic, Cavite as drug-free.    The municipality was conferred drug-free locality certificate last Thursday at Camp Gen. Pantaleon Garcia in Imus City.   Naic Municipal Police Station led by Lt. Col. Janet Arinabo, along with fellow policemen, finished clearing […]

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3 REBELS DEAD: GOV’T TROOPS DISPATCHED NPA TRAINING

June 16, 2019 - 4:45 PM

CAMP CAPINPIN, Tanay, Rizal — Joint military and police forces on Thursday killed three rebels as they dispatched attempts of the New People’s Army (NPA) to conduct training for their young recruits. Brig. Gen. Marceliano V. Teofilo, commander of the 203rd Infantry Brigade that has operational jurisdiction over Mindoro, said validated information from a concerned citizen […]

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CALAMBA STUDES LEARN HEROISM AND PATRIOTISM ON RIZAL’S BIRTHPLACE

June 14, 2019 - 1:48 PM

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna – There has been no better way to tell the young generation the stories of the country’s heroes and patriotism than holding storytelling sessions right in this city’s hallowed ground, the birthplace of national hero and revolutionary writer, Dr. Jose P. Rizal. Vice Mayor Roseller Rizal led the group storytellers on the eve […]

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