Monthly Archives: August 2011

PNR set to open ‘Bicol Express’ in mid-September

By: Paolo G. Montecillo Philippine Daily Inquirer The government is on track to meeting its target of opening the train line to Naga City from Metro Manila, dubbed as “Bicol Express,” this September with repairs nearing completion. Philippine National Railways … Continue reading

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Sorsogon water district to go after illegal water connections, replacement of low-end water meters

by May L. Jumamil LEGAZPI CITY, August 30 (PIA) — Pursuing its goal to provide round-the-clock water supply for the City, Sorsogon City Water District (SCWD) will intensify its action to minimize if not eradicate leakages, illegal water connections and … Continue reading

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Sorsogon dengue cases remain low, thanks to authorities’ campaign,residents’ awareness and support

by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON CITY, August 28 (PIA) — The number of dengue cases in Sorsogon remain low as health authorities credited intesified campaign and residents’ high awareness and full support yo prevent and control the dreaded disease from … Continue reading

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Orosipon – Buhay sa San Isidro, Bacon, nan poblacion kan Castilla san Giyera

Most of those who grew up missing the Second World War, there’s a persistent impression that Japanese were everywhere. I can still remember the story of the Sorsogon National High School’s being the Japanese stockade where hundreds of Filipinos were … Continue reading

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The Blog Admin’s Dilemma

This site started with an intent to consolidate all information, coming from different sources, about the author’s home province. One thing that the author didn’t realize is that information is agnostic. Lately, due to some improvement on Google search skill … Continue reading

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Rev. Rodolfo Cal-Ortiz, Jr. – Administrator, Christ Our Light Catholic Church in Navasota, Texas

FR. RODOLFO Cal-Ortiz Jr. was born to Rodolfo Jasareno Cal-Ortiz (deceased) and Milagros Binaday Loza on January 5, 1965 in Sagpon, Legazpi City, Philippines. He has four brothers and a sister, has five nieces and six nephews. Fr. Rod finished … Continue reading

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DPWH District I Office bares programs and projects in Sorsogon

by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON, August 25 (PIA) — The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) first engineering district office here has reported the earmarked programs and projects for this 3rd and 4th quarter based on the approved plans … Continue reading

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