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PDEA-CAR busted a couple shabu

BUSTED. PDEA-CAR busted a couple selling these two packets of shabu weighing 53.8 grams worth around PhP221,000.00. With the incoming Digong leadership, are we going to see more arrests, more so on the big ones? Let’s keep our fingers crossed. Story on page 2./PDEA-CAR Photo


Robredo wins as VP on late husband’s birthday

MANILA – Congress finished the canvassing of votes for president and vice president on Friday evening, May 27, with Liberal Party bet Leni Robredo winning the tight vice presidential race – incidentally on the birthday of her late husband, former Local Government Secretary Jesse Robredo. The canvassing wrapped up past 7 pm, with figures from […]


City intensifies social protection system

BAGUIO CITY – The Department of Social Welfare and Development in coordination with the City Social Welfare and Development Office headed by social welfare and development officer Betty Fangasan recently spearheaded a four-day training on the Social Protection Handbook at the City Travel Hotel. Based on the reports of the National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB), […]


City releases financial assistance for Lando victims

BAGUIO CITY – The city government of Baguio through the City Social Welfare and Development Office released financial assistance due to the victims of typhoon Lando last year. A total of P1,625,000 million was personally handed to the 288 beneficiaries/families whose houses were damaged during the onslaught of the typhoon. City Social Welfare and Development […]


Day care workers realize importance of ensuring adequate child care

BAGUIO CITY – Being the second parents of the young children in Baguio, about 87 day care workers underwent a two-day capability building conducted by the city government here spearheaded by the City Social Welfare and Development Office headed by CSWD Officer Betty Fangasan last May 26 and 27 at the Elegant Hotel. The said […]


Search on for most outstanding volunteers

BAGUIO CITY- – In support to the Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency’s (PNVSCA) nationwide Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV), the National Economic and Development Authority – Cordillera is now accepting nominations for exemplary volunteers based in the region until 30 July 2016. The SOV puts faces and names to the unsung and ordinary Filipino […]


210 graduates from ALS livelihood

BAGUIO CITY – The Alternative Learning System (ALS) Abot Alam in partnership with the city government of Baguio recognized 210 students for having completed their respective required training hours. The mass graduation was held at Manuel Quezon Elementary School grounds last May 26. Among the short courses finished by the graduates include baking, electronics, beauty […]


GSO clarifies approval of solid waste plan

BAGUIO CITY – The city government did not officially request the National Solid Waste Commission (NSWMC) to approve its amended 10-year solid waste management plan that was crafted by the city solid waste management board in order to conform with the updated programs and projects of the local government in terms of addressing the city’s […]


Mayor seeks win-win solution to Asin hydro impasse

BAGUIO CITY – Both local government of Baguio City and Tuba town must work to achieve a “win-win solution” to the issues involving the Asin minihyroelectric power plants lest both LGUs including the affected landowners end up empty-handed. Mayor Mauricio Domogan on Wednesday reiterated the city government’s willingness to sit down with their Tuba counterparts […]


Crime down in city, region reports

BAGUIO CITY- With slight fluctuations, a downward trend in crimes in the city was reported by the Baguio City Police Office during the second quarter City Human Rights, Justice, Peace and Order Council (CHRJPOC) meeting at city hall last Tuesday. The meeting was presided over by Mayor Mauricio Domogan, and attended by Councilors Roberto Ortega […]