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1 DRUG PUSHER KILLED, 14 OTHERS NABBED IN BULACAN ANTI-DRUG OPS

CAMP GEN ALEJO S SANTOS, Bulacan -- A drug pusher was killed and 14 others were arrested Tuesday as the Bulacan[...]

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SALCEDO FILES COC AS 2ND-TERM SOLON FOR ALBAY’S 2ND DISTRICT

October 13, 2018 - 10:27 PM

FILING OF COC.  Albay Rep. Joey Salceda filed on Friday his Certificate of Candidacy (COC) with the Commission on Election (COMELEC) Albay provincial office. (Photo from Joey Sarte Salceda FB page)   LEGAZPI CITY — Albay Rep. Joey Salceda filed on Friday his certificate of candidacy (COC) at the Commission on Election’s (Comelec) provincial office here. Salceda, who […]

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HUDCC ASSURES CALAMITY RESILIENT HOUSES FOR ITOGON

October 13, 2018 - 10:25 PM

ITOGON HOUSING ASSISTANCE. Assistant Secretary Leira Buan, Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) Deputy Secretary General, assures that quality houses will be provided to families displaced by Typhoon “Ompong” (Mangkhut) in Itogon town during a visit here Friday (Oct. 12, 2018). (Photo by Pamela Mariz Geminiano) BAGUIO CITY — The Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) […]

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VILMA SANTOS SEEKS SECOND TERM IN BATANGAS

October 13, 2018 - 10:22 PM

COC FILING. Lipa City’s celebrity lawmaker Vilma Santos Recto, accompanied by Senator husband Ralph Recto, files her Certificate of Candidacy (COC) for her reelection bid as Batangas 6th District Representative (Lone District of Lipa City) at the Commission on Election provincial office in Batangas City on Oct. 11, 2018. (Photo courtesy of Batangas Capitol PIO) BATANGAS CITY – […]

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CORDILLERA LGUs FARE WELL IN COMPETITIVENESS

October 12, 2018 - 5:14 PM

BAGUIO CITY — The local government units in the highland region of Cordillera are doing well in terms of competitiveness, Myrna Pablo, regional director of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Cordillera, said on Wednesday. “LGUs are building blocks of national competitiveness,” said Pablo, who led the 5th Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) recognition ceremony […]

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EX-NUEVA ECIJA GOV JOSON AMONG FIRST TO FILE COC

October 11, 2018 - 9:06 PM

CABANATUAN CITY, Nueva Ecija — Former Governor Eduardo Nonato Joson was among the early birds to file his certificate of candidacy (COC) at the provincial election office here on Thursday, the first day of COC filing for the May 2019 polls. Running for governor as independent, Joson’s candidacy was in defiance of his siblings’ support for […]

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NAPOCOR INAUGURATES FIRST MINI GRID IN PALAWAN

October 11, 2018 - 5:24 PM

State-owned National Power Corporation (Napocor) inaugurates its first mini-grid in Palawan, granting access to electricity to 130 initial households in Nangalao, Linapacan.   Napocor said that it has allotted an 80-kW generating set and granted 8 hours of electricity to the community which has 170 more potential households and will add capacities/operating hours accordingly to […]

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CLASSES IN ITOGON LANDSLIDE RISK AREAS SUSPENDED

October 11, 2018 - 2:10 PM

BAGUIO CITY — The municipal government of Itogon has suspended classes in five schools identified to be on grounds susceptible to landslides. Mayor Victorio Palangdan declared the suspension on Wednesday during a meeting with the Cordillera Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (CDRRMC), following the latest report of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) on the dangers […]

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DOJ SUMMONS TRECE MARTIRES MAYOR OVER VICE MAYOR’S MURDER

October 11, 2018 - 1:41 PM

MANILA — The Department of Justice (DOJ) has subpoenaed Trece Martires Mayor Melandres De Sagun and four others over the murder of city Vice Mayor Alexander Lubigan. Aside from de Sagun, also subpoenaed were Ariel F. Paiton of Barangay Cabuco, Trece Martires; Luis Abad Jr. of Ligtong, Rosario, Cavite; Municipal Councilor Lawrence “Umbe” Arca of Maragondon, […]

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NFA PALAY PROCUREMENT LAUNCHED IN MINDORO OCC

October 10, 2018 - 9:50 PM

The National Food Authority Council (NFAC) will launch on Friday its national procurement program for locally produced paddy rice in San Jose, Occidental Mindoro which would pay rice farmers up to P20.70 per kilo. Agriculture Secretary Manny Pinol said the Occidental Mindoro activity will come a full week ahead of the start of the national […]

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QUEZON FARMERS OPTIMISTIC OF COCO LEVY FUND LAW

October 10, 2018 - 8:53 PM

LUCENA CITY, Quezon – Quezon farmers and townsfolk in this largely coconut producing province are pinning their hopes on President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s signing of the proposed “Coconut Levy Fund” bill, which would greatly benefit them and the coconut industry as well. The optimism came after Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Secretary Christopher Lawrence “Bong” […]

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DPWH BREAKS GROUND ON P6.15B FLOOD-MITIGATION PROJECT IN PAMPANGA

October 10, 2018 - 8:56 PM

FLOOD MITIGATION. Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar delivers his message during the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the P6.15-billion flood mitigation project in Pampanga on Tuesday (October 9, 2018.) (Photo Courtesy of DPWH Regional Office 3) MINALIN, Pampanga — The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will soon start the construction of […]

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PUERTO PRINCESA SIGNS DEAL FOR P240M WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITY

October 10, 2018 - 10:22 AM

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan —  A joint venture agreement for the construction of a PHP240-million sewage treatment facility here has been signed by the city government and private sector proponents to manage household sewage and wastewater. Councilor Nesario Awat, chairman of the Sangguniang Panlungsod’s (City Council) legal matters committee, said Monday the joint venture contract was […]

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BOMB THREAT DISRUPTS CLASSES IN BULACAN HIGH SCHOOL

October 10, 2018 - 10:19 AM

CITY OF MALOLOS, Bulacan — A bomb threat disrupted classes at the Marcelo H. del Pilar National High School in this city on Tuesday morning. Senior Supt. Chito Bersaluna, Bulacan police director, said school principal Reynaldo Magalong Diaz reported that the bomb threat was received by Napoleon Perez, one of their teachers, through a text message […]

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TOLENTINO LEADS TURNOVER OF HARRISON BUST TO BATAAN TOWN

October 9, 2018 - 10:03 PM

DINALUPIHAN, Bataan – Presidential Adviser on Political Affairs Francis Tolentino on Monday led the turnover to this town of a bust of the late former Governor-General Francis Burton Harrison. Secretary Tolentino described Harrison as the “Father of Modern Dinalupihan”, who through Executive Order No. 1 dated January 2, 1918, created this town as an independent government […]

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179 LOCALS HIRED IN BAGUIO’S LATEST JOB FAIR

October 9, 2018 - 11:37 AM

BAGUIO CITY — A total of 179 residents were hired on the spot in the latest job fair conducted during Baguio’s Charter Day Anniversary, Mayor Mauricio Domogan told the Philippine News Agency (PNA) on Monday. Domogan said majority of the new hires were taken in by local companies, while three passed the tight screening for overseas […]

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OVER 2K ILLEGAL GAMBLERS NABBED IN BICOL IN 2018

October 9, 2018 - 11:29 AM

LEGAZPI CITY — The Philippine National Police (PNP) in Bicol arrested a total of 2,701 individuals in various anti-illegal gambling operations conducted from January to September this year, the Police Regional Office 5 (PRO5) said. PNP-Bicol spokesperson Chief Insp. Maria Luisa Calubaquib said in an interview on Monday that the operations resulted in 787 cases filed […]

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