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DepEd Sorsogon, other units have new officials

LEGAZPI CITY — The Department of Education (DepEd) Sorsogon Schools Division Office (SDO) has new top officials headed by Dr. Loida N. Nidea, CESO V, as the schools division superintendent (SDS). Joseph John J. Perez, DepEd Sorsogon SDO information officer, … Continue reading

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How Safe is Sorsogon City Compared to Davao

And I thought Davao is safe! Check this out.

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Storm Surge Hazard Map: Sorsogon City (Poblacion)

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Storm Surge Hazard Map: Bacon Poblacion

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Loida Nicolas Lewis and Her Love of Lobster

The philanthropist Loida Nicolas Lewis grew up by the sea, in Sorsogon, in the Philippines, listening to her father bargain with fishermen for sapsap (ponyfish) and “fresh shrimp, still jumping.” But the first time she tasted lobster was at Max’s Kansas … Continue reading

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Negosyo center set up in Sorsogon

SORSOGON CITY, Nov. 10 (PIA) – Individuals who will start up a business to make money in Sorsogon will now find it easier to register their enterprises with the opening of a Go Negosyo center in this city. Launched last … Continue reading

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Orosipon: De Vera circa 1952

Sorsogon City received an email from Alfred Yrastorza after encountering the article on the De Vera house. Apparently, his father lived here and it also confirmed the story being told that it was a warehouse before. Here’s the content of his … Continue reading

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