EMB-CAR Lauds Christmas Trees Made from Recycled Material

BAGUIO CITY (PIA) — “Totoong may pera sa basura.” (Truly there is money in garbage.) Thus stressed Environment Management Bureau – Cordillera Regional Director Reynaldo Digamo during the judging and awarding of the Christmas tree making contest using recycled materials at the EMB-CAR Park here on December 18. The Christmas tree out of recycled materials […]

Soldier of Truth – Gen. Benjie Magalong

“In just one sitting, babaguhin namin ‘yung report, ano ‘yan? Wala ba akong kaluluwa? Hindi namin sisirain ang prinsipyo namin.” — CIDG Chief Director Benjamin Magalong – on reports that the Board of Inquiry ‘cleared’ President Aquino of accountability in the Mamasapano incident. Many thanks to the people behind Movement for a Better Baguio for […]

DA PROMOTES INDUSTRIAL CROPS PRODUCTION

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Dec. 17 (PIA) – – The Department of Agriculture (DA) in Region 2 is promoting industrial crop production to help boost regional economy and ensure food security of the growing population in the region. Engineer Rodolfo Bayucan, chief of the Cagayan Valley Research Center, said they are introducing high value commercial crops […]

PWDs GET FREE SKILLS TRAINING FROM TESDA

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Dec. 13 (PIA) – Twenty one persons with disability (PWD) benefitted from the free skills training recently conducted by the Regional Council on Disability Affairs (RCDA) in partnership with the Provincial Social Welfare here. Expert trainers from the Technical Education Skills and Development Authority (TESDA) provided massage training to 12 PWDs and […]

5TH ID HONORS ILOKANO SOLDIER KILLED IN ACTION

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, Dec. 13 (PIA) – The 5th Infantry Division, Philippine Army (5ID, PA) gave military honor arrival honors to one of its soldiers who was killed- in- action in Sulu. Col. ValeNtine Gironella, 5th ID assistant division commander, led the other soldiers in receiving the remains of Corporal Herald R. Marayag at […]

PASKO SA NAYON’ OPENS IN ILOCOS SUR

VIGAN CITY– As part of the celebration of the Yuletide Season, the provincial government of Ilocos Sur opened ‘Pista sa Nayon.’ Pasko sa Nayon-themed display in front of the Provincial Capitol here showed the simple yet happy Christmas celebration of Filipinos. During its launching on Dec. 3 here, Ilocanos and tourists enjoyed the music, lights […]

SHOWING REMARKABLE ILOKANO DEVOTION TO POON NAZARENO

SOME OF us only witness on television Catholic devotees who flock to Quiapo, Manila to join and touch the Poon Nazareno (Black Nazarene) which is believed by many to heal sickness. SOME OF us only witness on television Catholic devotees who flock to Quiapo, Manila to join and touch the Poon Nazareno (Black Nazarene) which […]

SCHOLARSHIP FOR ASPIRING DOCTORS LAUNCHED

THE Southwestern University PHINMA Chairman’s Scholarship Program for the School of Medicine aims to provide students having financial difficulties, the skills, competencies, and character that will build them into distinguished doctors. Applicants will be ranked based on the results of a socio-economic assessment test and an evaluation of their academic performance where the top 10 […]