LAYUGAN GARDEN, ABRA’S NEW TOURIST ATTRACTION

By Christian Allister G. Tubadeza BUCAY, Abra(PIA) — The Layugan Garden in the town of Bucay is the newest attraction in the province averaging about 300 tourists a day. With its 10,000 artificial tulips in vibrant colors, it is attractive in the day and especially at night when lighted. Tulip LED flowers in different colors- […]

AMBULANCE DRIVER IN ABRA SHOT DEAD

CAMP BADO DANGWA, La Trinidad, Benguet — An ambulance driver was shot dead after a drinking spree over the week. Chief Supt. Rolando Nana, Cordillera region police chief identified the victim as as Larry Tanura Baldemor aka “Aning”, 45, ambulance driver in the municipality of San Juan, Abra, and resident of Namit-ingan, Dolores, Abra. Reports […]

Abra Ventures Into Cacao Business

Bangued, Abra (January 17, 2019) — Abra is starting strong on cacao growing to stir up a new venture for its farmers. Established in 2014 with the help of technicians all the way from the Department of Trade and Industry-Davao and Cacao Industry Development Association of Mindanao (CIDAMI),  several cacao growers have already sprouted in the […]

Abrenian Is First Gun Ban Violator

Bangued, Abra — An Abrenian is the first gun ban violator in the Cordillera region. Right after instituting checkpoints all over Abra, policemen caught Mark John Bumatnong Biccay tucking a loaded caliber .38 revolver on his waste as he was passing through a Comelec checkpoint at Tangadan, San Quintin, Abra on Monday afternoon. Unable to show […]

TINGGUIAN ELDERS TO PUT UP HISTORICAL LANDMARK IN ABRA

LICUAN-BAAY, Abra, — Tinguian elders led by the Abra Confederation of Tingguian Organizations (ACTO) and the local government unit here recently spearheaded the ground breaking ceremony for the construction of a historical landmark at Mt. Lamunan in Brgy. Subagan this town. ACTO President, lawyer Isidro Espiritu said this project particularly gives credit to the Abrañean […]