Tag Archives: Bacon Sorsogon

The Proof is in the Pili

Most micro-entrepreneurs start their businesses with the mere hope of providing for their family’s daily needs. But to succeed at it—and be recognized for it—is often beyond their wildest dreams. At least this much is true for Merle Paete of … Continue reading

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Albay-Sorsogon road project nearing completion

A road that will link Manito, Albay and Bacon, Sorsogon and reduce travel time by as much as three hours, is expected to be completed this year, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said. The road project, which … Continue reading

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In Yolanda’s wake, memories of Filipino resiliency

NEW YORK—I am accustomed to strong typhoons. Before I immigrated to the United States more than a decade ago, I grew up in my native Sorsogon, a coastal town about 160 miles north of Tacloban City in the Philippines. The … Continue reading

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3 SWAT men wounded in clash with armed group in Sorsogon

NAGA CITY – Three members of a Philippine National Police’s Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team were wounded in a clash with a still unidentified armed group of civilians on Friday afternoon in Sorsogon City, police said. Inspector Mahalaleel Palmones … Continue reading

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Old Bacon Highway Marker

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A Feedback from one of the Readers

Note: This feedback is sent via email. One of the reasons why I am maintaining this site.  ——————————————————————————————- It was nice reading your blog about my hometown, Bacon, Sorsogon City. With the way you described your childhood days of swimming … Continue reading

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From leprosarium, a community life

By Juan Escandor Jr. Philippine Daily Inquirer 9:47 pm | Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 CABUSAO, Camarines Sur–Maria Dichoso Rull, 83, has nothing more to ask in life; she is contented living inside a hospital ward and her children never fail … Continue reading

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