Monthly Archives: November 2011

Orosipon – Isturya San Iba (Bagyong Sisang Part 2)

The author composed an article about the stories he have heard during the Typhoon Sisang. Before the article was published, the author asked some of his batchmates about their actual experience. Thus, their stories end up under Orosipon. Sa mga … Continue reading

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Little known school tops engineering exams

The author decides to re-publish this article since this highlights the changing landscape on college educational system in the provinces. One doesn’t need to enroll in Manila to get a good college education nowadays. Here’s another story about a state … Continue reading

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President Aquino: Geo-hazard maps to help identify disaster-prone areas

By Christine O. Avendaño Philippine Daily Inquirer 5:45 am | Saturday, November 26th, 2011 LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines—People can now rely on geo-hazard maps and not horoscopes to divine the best locations for homes and commercial centers, President Benigno Aquino III … Continue reading

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Calling on the Lost Relatives of Marcelo Centes of Sorsogon, Sorsogon

Marcelo Centes of Brooke’s Point, Palawan. Born January 1, 1910 in Sorsogon, Sorsogon. Ang nasa larawan po ay si Lolo Marcelo Centes, kasalukuyang mag-isang naninirahan sa Bgy. Saraza, Brooke’s Point, Palawan. Ayon po sa kanya, siya ay pinanganak noong January … Continue reading

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South Luzon hospitals to get P1-B upgrade

By Ronnel W. Domingo Philippine Daily Inquirer MANILA, Philippines—Malacañang is releasing an additional P1.01 billion for the upgrade of health facilities and hospitals in the Calabarzon, Mimaropa and Bicol regions. Budget Secretary Florencio B. Abad said in a statement the … Continue reading

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Fiber Development Authority launches abaca disease management project cum training in Irosin town

PIA Press Release Friday, November 25, 2011 by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON CITY, November 25 (PIA) — The Fiber Development Authority (FIDA) in close tandem with the local government of Irosin launched yesterday the Abaca Disease Management Project cum Training … Continue reading

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