Monthly Archives: January 2010

Scientist finds new uses for once-useless rice hull

Written by Danny O. Calleja / Correspondent Thursday, 07 January 2010 20:23 CASTILLA, Sorsogon—Time was when rice hull, locally called ipa, was nothing, but nuisance waste burned or simply dumped on vacant lots and left to rot by rice millers. … Continue reading

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Another NP bet shot dead

By Cet Dematera (The Philippine Star) Updated January 07, 2010 12:00 AM LEGAZPI CITY , Philippines  – A retired police officer running for councilor in Casiguran, Sorsogon under the Nacionalista Party (NP) was gunned down on a bridge near the … Continue reading

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Ex-cop eyeing local post killed in Sorsogon town

By Rey M. Nasol Inquirer Southern Luzon LEGAZPI CITY, Albay, Philippines—An unidentified gunman shot dead a former policeman on Tuesday evening, police said Wednesday. Julio Esquibas, 46, who had reportedly retired from the police with the rank of senior police … Continue reading

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Official candidates for 2010 polls in Sorsogon out

by Bennie A. Recebido Sorsogon Province (December 17) — The list of official local candidates in this province for the May 2010 national and local polls was finally made public by the Commission on Election (Comelec) provincial office here. Comelec … Continue reading

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Sorsogon Provincial Museum and Heritage Center

As far as I know, this is the first of its kind in Sorsogon City (perhaps on the whole province). Based on the official information, the museum was first envisioned by Mr. Reynaldo Jamoralin, president of Sorsogon Arts Council. He … Continue reading

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