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Domogan authorized barangay officials to protect their own jurisdiction from vandalism

BAGUIO CITY – The city government here is firm in the campaign against graffiti and vandalism in this mountain resort. It is reported that the inventory of graffiti and vandalism conducted by the members of the anti-task force show that violations of the code are all committed within the jurisdiction of barangays. It is for […]

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2016 Kababaihan month launching

BAGUIO CITY- With the theme, “Kapakanan ni Juana, Isama sa Agenda,” kababaihan month is launched Monday, Feb. 29 to celebrate national women’s month; at city hall and different agencies at their respective offices. A Kapihan, sponsored by the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) Philippine Information Agency (PIA) and the Women’s Month committee, follows […]

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SAF heroes inspire local artist in Panagbenga painting event

BAGUIO CITY – A local artist drew inspiration from the Special Action Force heroes in his painting during the ’Let a Thousand Flowers Bloom’ of the 21st edition of the Panagbenga or Baguio Flower Festival. Johji Yokota, a third year Mass Communication student of the Saint Louis University, painted a SAF trooper giving a salute […]

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Chiz Wants Fixed Salary, Pension for Barangay Execs

Vice-presidential frontrunner Sen. Francis “Chiz” Escudero said barangay officials deserve a fixed monthly salary and membership to the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) in order to qualify for retirement benefits. Providing pension and perks to barangay officials is on the agenda of Escudero and his presidential running mate, Sen. Grace Poe, should they win in […]

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Operatives destroy P50M worth of marijuana

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – More than P50 million worth of marijuana were uprooted and burned in the recent operations by various law enforcement agencies in Benguet in the past two weeks. On February 15 to 17, operating personnel composed of the Regional Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operation Task Group (RAIDSOTG), Regional Public Safety Battalion (RPSB), Benguet […]

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No Zika Cases in CAR – DOH

BAGUIO CITY – The Department of Health affirmed that no Zika virus cases has yet to be recorded in hospitals and health centers in the region but still reminded the public about regular clean-up drive for possible mosquito breeding sites. This was reported by DOH Cordillera Medical officer IV Dr. Alexei Marrero in their regular […]

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Rights victims’ anger dims Philippine democracy celebrations

President Benigno Aquino will lead the commemoration of the “People Power” uprising that allowed his mother, Corazon, to take over from Ferdinand Marcos The Philippines is this week celebrating 30 years of democracy, but thousands who suffered through the Marcos dictatorship tremble with anger at slow justice and the stunning political ascent of the late […]

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Cory officials accused of profitting from EDSA 1986

LIFE’S INSPIRATIONS: “… Do not those who plot evil go astray?” (Proverbs 14:22, the Holy Bible). -ooo- CORY ALLIES ACCUSED OF PROFITTING FROM EDSA 1986: Who benefitted most from the so-called EDSA People Power Revolution of 1986? This article, posted sometime ago in https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/Sotto_Elite/conversations/topics/269, holds the view that officials closely allied with then President Corazon […]

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Relive the people’s resistance against the dictatorship – NO to the return of the Marcoses in Malacanang

This column space is giving way for the CPA’s message – FJF. oOo On the 30th Anniversary of the EDSA People Power I, the Cordillera Peoples Alliance (CPA) remembers the Cordillera heroes. More than a holiday, CPA urges the public to review the history of Marcos dictatorship and the story of people’s resistance to topple […]