Monthly Archives: July 2011

Protégé hunt kicks off in Bicol, Cebu

MANILA, Philippines – The battle for the next singing superstar begins with an overwhelming number of aspirants as the nationwide hunt for GMA 7’s Protégé kicked off its first leg of auditions in Bicol and Cebu. Potential contenders flocked to … Continue reading

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Tricycles In Sorsogon

Tricycle is one of the most practical mode of transport in Sorsogon City, which goes with the other cities in the country. In places where public transportation is scarce, a creative tricycle driver can squeeze in 9 passengers – 4 … Continue reading

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Gubat Is For Life by Daniel Escurel Occeno (Sorsogon)

THE GREAT Gubat Town Fiesta just ended. Most of the tourists and former Gubat residences have left to go back to reside somewhere in the 7107 islands or overseas. It was a nice couple of weeks that started with the … Continue reading

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Power firm to spearhead National Greening Program in Sorsogon

by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON CITY,July 19 (PIA) — Forging manpower and resources for a Green Philippines, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Energy Development Corporation (EDC) will spearhead the call of government for a National Greening … Continue reading

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Public-Private Mix Initiative launches TB prevention and eradication drive

by Irma a. Guhit SORSOGON CITY, July 4 (PIA) — “Our presence speaks of our personal, professional and organizational representation and statement for advocacy to be strong partners and ally in tuberculosis eradication drive,” thus stated a regional official of … Continue reading

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Author’s Pick – Places to Visit in Sorsogon City

I was observing the hits of this site and I noticed that the most visited are the sites about places in Sorsogon; this is also reflected on the search engine queries that referred this site to the visitors. I realized … Continue reading

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Can’t get enough of Bicol (Part 2)

by Diana A. Uy Our exploration of Bicol’s inspiring landscapes and yes, beauty, continued in Legazpi City, Albay. This time around, we witnessed some of the highlights of the annual month-long celebration of the Magayon Festival: Mutya ng Magayon 2011, … Continue reading

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