Category Archives: Bicol Area

‘Carina’ strands 3,000 passengers in Bicol ports

LEGAZPI CITY—The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Region 5 has noted some 3,145 passengers stranded in various ports in Bicol due to inclement weather brought by Tropical Depression “Carina.” As of 5 p.m. Saturday, OCD 5 reported 2,314 passengers were … Continue reading

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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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Albay Third District towns eyed for commercial cacao production

LIGAO CITY—The third congressional district of Albay is hopping on the bandwagon of commercial cacao production. Its representative, Rep. Fernando Gonzalez, on Sunday here said that as much as possible, all lands covered by his district that are available and … Continue reading

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DILG awards Seal of Good Local Governance to Catanduanes, Bato

LEGAZPI CITY (PIA) — Two provinces, a city and 14 towns in the Bicol region were conferred Thursday night with the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) or Pagkilala sa Katapatan at Kahusayan ng Pamahalaang Lokal from the Department of … Continue reading

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[Updated] Politics in Bicol is Heating Up

With the 2016 election just around the corner, more articles about Chiz and Leni are showing up. Here are some articles that I like: Probinsiya ni Chiz ‘rape capital’ ng Pinas?December 8, 2015Written by Mari [11/23/2015 JOURNAL Online] #TheLeaderIWant: The Ambition … Continue reading

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Tips for Travelers Going to Sorsogon – Semana Santa 2015

It’s summer time again and the most popular search for this site is about driving towards Sorsogon. For everyone’s reference, these are the articles coming from Metro Manila via SLEX: Part 1 – Driving Along Laguna Quezon Area Part 2 … Continue reading

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