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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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43rd AFP’s Chief of Staff is from Bacon, Sorsogon

The author, while browsing the news, found this Inquirer article. Apparently, a Sorsoganon is replacing another Sorsoganon on the AFP Chief of Staff role. He is no other than Lt. Gen. Jessie D. Dellosa of Bacon, Sorsogon. He replaced Gen. … Continue reading

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