La Union drivers to be trained as tourism frontliners

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on La Union drivers to be trained as tourism frontliners 

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, June 17 — A two-day seminar designed to create a pool of tour guides from among the local drivers will be held here from June 23-24 this year.

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La Union drivers to be trained as tourism frontliners

June 18, 2016 by · Comments Off on La Union drivers to be trained as tourism frontliners 

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, June 17 — A two-day seminar designed to create a pool of tour guides from among the local drivers will be held here from June 23-24 this year.

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Marcos is certain he would win in the official canvass of votes

May 11, 2016 by · Comments Off on Marcos is certain he would win in the official canvass of votes 

By Ferdinand G. Patinio

MANILA, May 10 (PNA) — The camp of vice presidential candidate Senator Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. is confident that he would win in the official canvass of the votes in the just concluded May 9 polls.

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Solo parent benefits from 4Ps, looks forward to earning college degree

May 10, 2016 by · Comments Off on Solo parent benefits from 4Ps, looks forward to earning college degree 

By Leilanie G. Adriano

SAN FERNANDO, La Union, May 5 (PNA) — The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) and the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development-Field Office I (DSWD-FO1) have helped a solo parent for six years — Marissa Madanay from Pao Norte, City of San Fernando, La Union.

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DTI continues to assist MSMEs

February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on DTI continues to assist MSMEs 

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, Feb. 15 — The Department of Trade and Industry Region 1 continues to strengthen its campaign on Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) Development by further bolstering Shared Service Facility (SSF) projects.

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Reg. 1 index crimes down 14.19% in 2015

January 12, 2016 by · Comments Off on Reg. 1 index crimes down 14.19% in 2015 

CAMP BGEN OSCAR FLORENDO, La Union, Jan. 11 –The total index crimes from January to December 2015 in Region 1 as compared to the same period in 2014 significantly decreased, according to the data compiled by Police Regional Office 1 (PRO 1).

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River wedding

December 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on River wedding 

RIVER WEDDING – A romantic view in a unique wedding set-up wows the visitors along the sitio Kilat river, Barangay Bumbuneg, San Gabriel, La Union, Saturday (Dec. 19, 2015).

RIVER WEDDING – A romantic view in a unique wedding set-up wows the visitors along the sitio Kilat river, Barangay Bumbuneg, San Gabriel, La Union, Saturday (Dec. 19, 2015).

A romantic view in a unique wedding setup wows visitors when a couple exchanged their marriage vows before a Protestant pastor at one end of a bamboo footbridge spanning across Kilat River in Barangay Bumbuneg, San Gabriel, La Union on Saturday (Dec. 19, 2015). The wedding was witnessed by the couple’s relatives, friends and village folk. (PNA photo by Dagupan Bureau)
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‘Misa de Gallo’

December 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on ‘Misa de Gallo’ 

151216162635Ilocano Catholic worshippers attend the first of nine days of traditional “Misa de Gallo” (dawn masses) at St. Peter and Paul Church in Bauang, La Union amid rains on Wednesday (Dec. 16, 2015). (PNA photo by La Union Bureau)

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‘Bagsak Festival’ in Bauang, La Union

December 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on ‘Bagsak Festival’ in Bauang, La Union 

Mayor Martin de Guzman get a slice of water melon during the opening of Bagak Festival after the first day of the dawn mass this morning (December 16, 2015) in Bauang, La Union. Photo by VIC ALHAMBRA,JR

Mayor Martin de Guzman get a slice of water melon during the opening of Bagak Festival after the first day of the dawn mass this morning (December 16, 2015) in Bauang, La Union. Photo by VIC ALHAMBRA,JR

Mayor Martin de Guzman of Bauang, La Union selects “bibingka” (rice cake) during the opening of the “Bagsak Festival” after the first day of the nine-day “Misa de Gallo” or dawn masses at the St. Peter and Paul Church in Bauang on Wednesday (Dec. 16, 2015). (PNA photo by La Union Bureau)
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(Feature) Japs invasion of the Philippines on Dec. 8, 1941 recalled

December 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature) Japs invasion of the Philippines on Dec. 8, 1941 recalled 

By Ben Cal

MANILA, Dec. 7 (PNA) — Seventy-four years ago on Tuesday (Dec. 8), Japanese war planes sneaked into Philippine airspace and without warning bombed Baguio City that triggered World War II in the Pacific.

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