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Personnel of Baguio City Police Office Station 4 together with CMFC augment provided assistance to a lady driver by changing the flattened tire of her driven vehicle along Loakan Road./@BCPO Kasangga Mo


Duterte to certify final version of autonomy bill

BANGUED, Abra – Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus G. Dureza assured Cordillera leaders that President Rodrigo R. Duterte will fulfill his promise of certifying as urgent House Bill (HB) 5343 or the bill that seeks to establish the Autonomous Region in the Cordillera (ARC) once the final version of the proposed law will […]


19M- worth of MJ destroyed in Kalinga, Benguet

LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET — More than P19 million- worth of marijauna destroyed in separate marijuana eradication operations in Benguet and Kalinga recently. Anti-narcotics agents from the Police Regional Office-Cordillera, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Cordillera, PDEA Region 1, PDEA Region 2, Philippine Army and local police torched marijuana plants worth P 17, 480,000 in simultaneous […]


City’s merit selection plan, finalized

BAGUIO CITY – City human resource management office (CHRMO) head Augustin Laban III said that his office has finalized revisions on the city’s merit selection plan to conform with the 2017 omnibus rules on appointments and other human resource actions. He added that after the approval by the Civil Service Commission, the CHRMO will also […]


SSS invites 15-59 years old individuals to become members

BANGUED, Abra — The Social Security System (SSS), Bangued Branch is encouraging the people of Abra ages 15 to 59 years old to enroll for their social security. Branch Manager Eduard Urua said this is in line with the aim of SSS to provide universal coverage. Following the concept of development that is “From Womb […]


Put up of retirement home proposed

BAGUIO CITY M – The City Council approved on first reading a proposed ordinance requiring the City Social Welfare and Development Office, City Planning and Development office and the City Building and Architecture Office to study the possibility of constructing a Senior citizen’s Retirement Home within the vicinity of the ‘Bahay Pagasa” at Balenben, Irisan […]


No mandatory fees for graduation rites

BAGUIO CITY – Public schools in the different parts of the region are barred from collecting contributions from students to support the conduct of their upcoming graduation ceremonies from April 2-6, 2018, an official of the Cordillera office of the Department of Education said here recently. DepEd-CAR assistant regional director Betinas Daytec-Aquino said the order […]


BFFI, ABC asked to submit financial report on panagbenga

BAGUIO CITY – The City Local Finance Committee last week requested the Baguio Flower Festival Foundation Inc. and the Association of Barangay Councils to submit their financial reports on the activities conducted during the Panagbenga on or before April 15. City Budget Officer Leticia Clement, LFC chair, said the statements should show the receipts and […]


Baguio joins other cities in Earth Hour observance

BAGUIO CITY – Around 500 participants from various government agencies, police department, schools, bicycle groups and local officials joined the city’s observance of Earth Hour on March 24 with the theme, “#Connect2Earth”. The activity kicked-off with a parade from Upper Session Road to the City hall grounds where a program ensued at 7:30 pm with […]


CPLA recruitment for army integration is illegal – OPAP Sec.

BANGUED, Abra — Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza has refuted claims of alleged recruitment to the Armed Forces of the Philippines by a faction of the Cordillera Peoples Liberation Army (CPLA). Dureza stressed there is no truth to the claims of a CPLA faction or any group for that matter recruiting troops […]