Tag Archives: Department of Interior and Local Government

Robredo and why I have high hopes about Bicolanos

BY AMER R. AMOR I was in Donsol, Sorsogon when I first learned that a private plane carrying DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo crashed off the coast of Masbate City. We were two hours from where his plane crashed and for the … Continue reading

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Five police chiefs sacked over ‘jueteng’

MANILA, Philippines – Interior and Local Government Secretary Jesse Robredo on Monday said that five police chiefs from Camarines Norte, Sorsogon, and Pangasinan were relieved from their posts for their failure to stop “jueteng” operations. Relieved were Senior Inspector Timothy … Continue reading

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Provincial Health Team formulates roll out Philhealth continuous registration strategies

by Irma A. Guhit SORSOGON CITY, July 28 (PIA) — The Provincial Health Team ,(PHT) comprising of the Provincial Health Office (PHO), Department of Health (DOH), Philhealth Provincial Field Office, city and provincial Department of Education Superintendents, Department of the … Continue reading

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Tricycles In Sorsogon

Tricycle is one of the most practical mode of transport in Sorsogon City, which goes with the other cities in the country. In places where public transportation is scarce, a creative tricycle driver can squeeze in 9 passengers – 4 … Continue reading

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Mangrove in Brgy. Bulabog

The mangrove in Bgry. Bulabog is a common sight when you pass by the area (Pepita Park always comes into my mind). I can still remember when I was still a kid, behind the small wet market in the barangay, … Continue reading

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PIA Information Services – Philippine Information Agency

By Irma A. Guhit   SORSOGON PROVINCE , Jan. 17 (PIA)– The local government of Sorsogon is set to implement a proactive tool to respond to post disaster emergencies by adopting surveillance in post extreme emergencies and disasters or SPEED. … Continue reading

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3 suspected bank robbers nabbed in Sorsogon – INQUIRER.net, Philippine News for Filipinos

By Mar S. Arguelles Inquirer Southern Luzon First Posted 14:17:00 01/17/2011 LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines—Three men who allegedly entered the Philippine National Bank branch in Sorsogon City, Sorsogon on Sunday and tried to rob an automatic teller machine were arrested by police … Continue reading

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Call for Action – List of Sorsogon City’s Barangay Chairman

To those concerned, I would like to ask your assistance for the new barangay chairmen in Sorsogon City. I tried looking in the net but I cannot find any results, not even from the Comelec web site. Just provide the … Continue reading

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Sorsogon’s High Resolution Update from Google Maps

  More than a couple of weeks ago, I noticed that Google Maps came with a high res map of Capuy and Bulabog. So I immediately published 2 places – the grotto and Pepita park – on the map. And … Continue reading

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The Biggest Bulusan Eruption So Far

Last Saturday, while on our way to Tiya Tinay’s Coffee Shop at Plaza Bonifacio, we chanced to see Bulusan’s biggest eruption so far (as of 7am of November 20). It’s also the biggest i’ve seen so far in my entire … Continue reading

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