Gualberto proclaimed mayor of San Fernando

May 12, 2016 by · Comments Off on Gualberto proclaimed mayor of San Fernando 

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, Ma7 12 –The Ortega clan's more than 100 years of political dominance over this premier city ended when a new face took over the mayoralty post in a proclamation at dawn of May 10.

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DOH still has slots for diabetic, hypertension clubs

December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH still has slots for diabetic, hypertension clubs 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Dec. 22 (PNA) — The Department of Health (DOH) urges all hypertensive and diabetic patients in the country to take advantage of the chance to be included in the remaining slots for its diabetic and hypertensive diabetic club that will be implemented by January 2016.

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Release of waters from Angat and Ipo dams aggravates backfloods in Bulacan towns

December 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Release of waters from Angat and Ipo dams aggravates backfloods in Bulacan towns 

By Emil G. Gamos

MALOLOS CITY, Bulacan, Dec. 20 (PNA) — Hydro-engineers of Angat and Ipo dams have released over a thousand cubic meters per second of water from their reservoirs despite the earlier request of Gov. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado to give flood-stricken residents of Calumpit and Hagonoy some “elbow room” before discharging waters.

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City of San Fernando joins commemoration of 152nd birthday anniversary of Andres Bonifacio

December 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on City of San Fernando joins commemoration of 152nd birthday anniversary of Andres Bonifacio 

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, Nov. 30 — The city government led by Mayor Edwin Santiago on Monday joined the nation in commemorating the 152nd birth anniversary of hero Andres Bonifacio at the Heroes Hall here.

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City of San Fernando joins observance of National Disaster Consciousness Month

July 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on City of San Fernando joins observance of National Disaster Consciousness Month 

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, June 30 — The city government has joined the nation in the month-long observance of National Disaster Consciousness Month to enhance public awareness on natural disasters.

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Angeles City trims trees along highways, main thoroughfares

July 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Angeles City trims trees along highways, main thoroughfares 

ANGELES CITY, Pampanga, June 30 — The Angeles City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (ACDRRMO) has initiated the trimming and pruning operations on overhanging branches of trees planted alongside McArthur Highway and other main thoroughfares in the city.

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(Feature) 2 brothers aged 107 and 105 years, respectively, are oldest living WWII Filipino veterans

April 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature) 2 brothers aged 107 and 105 years, respectively, are oldest living WWII Filipino veterans 

By Ben Cal

MANILA, April 8 (PNA) — Two brothers — 107 and 105 years old, respectively — are the oldest living World War II Filipino veterans who saw action in Bataan 73 years ago and survived to tell their tales.

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Filipino flagellants on Good Friday

April 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on Filipino flagellants on Good Friday 

150403160105Filipino flagellants, whose number is rising every year, do a bloody form of mortification of their sun-tanned flesh by whipping it with various instruments as shown in photo taken on Good Friday (April 3, 2015) at Barangay Pedro Cutud, City of San Fernando, Pampanga. (PNA photo by Oliver Marquez)
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San Miguel-Sta. Rosa City Bottling Plant receives efficiency awards

January 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on San Miguel-Sta. Rosa City Bottling Plant receives efficiency awards 

STA.ROSA City, Laguna, Jan. 21 – The Department of Energy has cited San Miguel Brewery Inc.- Sta. Rosa Bottling Plant for its continuous effort to manage the use of power at the recently-concluded Don Emilio Abello Energy Efficiency Awards in Makati City.

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SSS collections hit Php2.4-B in Central Luzon

October 15, 2014 by · Comments Off on SSS collections hit Php2.4-B in Central Luzon 

MANILA, Oct. 15 — The Social Security System (SSS) has collected a total of Php2.4 billion in contributions from members within Central Luzon as of July 2014, up by 14 percent from the same period last year.

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