Architect shot dead, lady companion wounded in Pangasinan

March 4, 2012 12:57 pm· Comments Off on Architect shot dead, lady companion wounded in Pangasinan 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, March 3 — A 55-year-old architect from Dagupan City was killed and his lady companion was wounded when they were gunned down while on board a van owned by the former in Barangay Bagong Pagasa in San Jacinto, Pangasinan at about 3:00 p.m. Friday.

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OFW dies in Batangas tollway vehicular mishap

March 4, 2012 12:57 pm· Comments Off on OFW dies in Batangas tollway vehicular mishap 

BATANGAS CITY, March 3 – An overseas Filipino worker (OFW) died while his wife was injured seriously in a vehicular mishap along the Southern Tagalog Arterial Road (STAR) tollway in Barangay San Andres, Malvar, Batangas on Friday, the Provincial Police Office (PPO) here said.

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10 Pangasinan towns identified as among poorest in Region 1

March 4, 2012 12:57 pm· Comments Off on 10 Pangasinan towns identified as among poorest in Region 1 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, March 3 — The Provincial Poverty Reduction Action Team (PPRA) has identified 10 towns of Pangasinan as having among the highest poverty incidence not only in Pangasinan but also in Region 1.

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DPWH makes roads to Baguio safe for hundreds of summer visitors

March 4, 2012 12:57 pm· Comments Off on DPWH makes roads to Baguio safe for hundreds of summer visitors 

BAGUIO CITY, March 3 — Possible motoring hazards on roads leading to this pine-clad city are being checked by the government in the run up to the exodus of summer visitors.

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Army, police team in hot pursuit vs sawmill attackers

March 4, 2012 12:57 pm· Comments Off on Army, police team in hot pursuit vs sawmill attackers 

LAOAG CITY, March 3 — A joint police and military team has launched a hot pursuit operation against a band of fully armed men believed to be from the New People's Army (NPA) who burned several heavy equipment of a sawmill based in Barangay Usol, Jones, Isabela last Thursday.

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USAID launches development initiatives program in Iloilo City

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ILOILO CITY, March 3 – Iloilo City has been chosen as one the three cities in the country to benefit from a partnership program of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) that officially kicked off with the signing of an agreement here Friday afternoon.

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Police assistance centers now ready to serve Baguio summer visitors

March 4, 2012 12:57 pm· Comments Off on Police assistance centers now ready to serve Baguio summer visitors 

BAGUIO CITY, March 3 – The Baguio City Police Office (BCPO) has put up several police assistance centers in all frequently visited areas here in anticipation of the arrival of hundreds of visitors coming for their summer vacation and other activities.

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Ilocos Sur coastal areas still free from red tide

March 4, 2012 12:57 pm· Comments Off on Ilocos Sur coastal areas still free from red tide 

VIGAN CITY, Ilocos Sur, March 3 — All coastal areas of Ilocos Sur are still free from Harmful Algal Bloom (HAB), commonly called as red tide, according to Benny Saraos of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) office here.

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U.S.-PHL ties founded on friendship, says U.S. embassy official

March 4, 2012 12:57 pm· Comments Off on U.S.-PHL ties founded on friendship, says U.S. embassy official 

ILOILO CITY, March 3 – The three-day “America in 3D” road show of the United States Embassy, which formally opened Friday at SM City-Iloilo, is part of the effort to prove the close ties that bind the U.S. and the Philippines, according to U.S. Deputy Chief of Mission Leslie Bassett.

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Drilon commits to the construction of 2-classroom building

March 4, 2012 12:57 pm· Comments Off on Drilon commits to the construction of 2-classroom building 

ILOILO CITY, March 4 – In recognition of the noble undertakings of the 1Meal Program headed by businesswoman Teresa ‘Nene’ Chan, Ilonggo Senator Franklin Drilon has committed to the construction of a two-classroom building in a school that will be identified by the organization.

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