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Bulacan prevents spread of rabies thru intensive information drive

Posted on June 1, 2015 at 12:01 am
Bulacan prevents spread of rabies thru intensive information drive
CITY OF MALOLOS – The Provincial Government of Bulacan (PGB) through the Provincial Veterinary Office has launched an intensive information drive to make the people more aware of rabies virus thus preventing the current cases to increase. A documentary will be shown in different barangays through Sine Bulakenyo, a program of the PGB through the Provincial Public Affairs Office that aims to further disseminate useful and timely information about... 

Labor dep’t unveils 2 compliant markers in Pampanga

Posted on June 1, 2015 at 12:01 am
Labor dep’t unveils 2 compliant markers in Pampanga
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz over the weekend unveiled two labor laws-compliant markers in Pampanga ecozones—TECO Industrial Park (TIP) and Angeles Industrial Park, Inc. (AIPI). The unveiling of these markers gives Central Luzon, at present, the region with the most number of labor-law compliant economic zones under the new Labor Law Compliance System (LLCS) with 6 markers. The LLCS of the... 

LGU acts to transfer upland elem school in ‘danger zone’

Posted on June 1, 2015 at 12:01 am
LGU acts to transfer upland elem school  in ‘danger zone’
DINALUPIHAN, Bataan – As the new school year opens today, a chapel, parochial house, village hall and a former garage will be used as alternative classrooms of almost 150 students of an upland village here. Mary Rose Romano, a grade school teacher in Bayan-Bayanan Elementary School, told newsmen about their situation since 2012 when the Mines and Geosciences Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources advised the local government... 

Man shot dead inside Balanga home

Posted on June 1, 2015 at 12:01 am
Man shot dead inside Balanga home
BALANGA CITY — A man was shot dead inside his house Thursday morning after a gunman fired at him at close range, the local police here reported. Police Insp. Jen Cruz, information office chief of the Bataan Police Provincial Office, told Headline Gitnang Luzon that the incident transpired at around 6:00 a.m. at No. 63 Santol Street in Barangay Munting Batangas in this city. Balanga City PNP identified the victim as Mark Edward Del Castillo,... 

PNP entrance exam set on October 25

Posted on June 1, 2015 at 12:01 am
PNP entrance exam set on October 25
QUEZON CITY –  The National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) set the examination date for aspiring police officer  on October 25, 2015. According to NAPOLCOM, the PNP entrance examination is open to all Filipino citizens not more than 30 years old with a minimum height requirement of 1.62 meters (5”3) for males and 1.57 meters (5”1) for females, and a Bachelor’s Degree holder. New applicants must get a scheduled appointment for filing of application... 

‘Logos Hope’ back in Subic on June 9

Posted on June 1, 2015 at 12:01 am
‘Logos Hope’ back in Subic on June 9
SUBIC FREEPORT – MV Logos Hope will be officially opened to the public in Subic Bay on June 9, bringing along her 400 crewmembers from across the globe. The unique vessel offers both onshore and onboard events for people of all ages, in addition to its array of quality, affordable books. Book lovers will have an opportunity to meet with Logos’ international crew and join in the events, especially the International Night on June 12 taking... 

Top cop orders relief of 3 CL police chiefs

Posted on May 29, 2015 at 12:03 am
Top cop orders relief of 3 CL police chiefs
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – The Philippine National Police headquarters in Manila has ordered the immediate relief of three chiefs of police in Central Luzon, including this city’s, for “underperformance”. Director Ricardo Marquez , head of the PNP National  Directorate for Operation, instructed Central Luzon Police regional director Chief Supt. Ronald Santos to relieve Supt. Rechie Duldulao of this city; Supt. Marcos Rivera of Marilao in... 

10,876 kabalens laud Gov, PNoy for ‘gift of health’

Posted on May 29, 2015 at 12:02 am
10,876 kabalens laud Gov,  PNoy for ‘gift of health’
STO. TOMAS, PAMPANGA – A total of 10,876 kabalens from this town and nearby municipalities of Minalin and San Simon yesterday expressed their gratitude to Governor Lilia “Nanay” G. Pineda and to the administration of President Benigno “PNoy” Aquino for granting them free payment of PhilHealth premium as “gift of health”. Mar Atienza, a resident of Moras dela Paz village, compared the provision of PhilHealth cards to being given a priceless... 

Korean company invests P132M in Clark Freeport

Posted on May 29, 2015 at 12:01 am
Korean company invests P132M in Clark Freeport
CLARK FREEPORT – A leading Korean company with tie-ups with renowned electronic brands has opened its manufacturing facility here. Sambon P&E Phils, Corp. (Sambon) inaugurated its plant for audio devices that would generate more employment opportunities in Pampanga and other neighboring provinces in Central Luzon. During the ribbon cutting ceremony of Sambon, CDC President Arthur P. Tugade said the company would create more investment and jobs. CDC... 

SM ‘Gapo helps repaint pedestrian lanes in city

Posted on May 29, 2015 at 12:01 am
SM ‘Gapo helps repaint  pedestrian lanes in city
OLONGAPO CITY - In time for the school opening, SM Olongapo has initiated the repainting of faded pedestrian lanes around the mall area to avoid accidents caused by jaywalking. The project, which was undertaken by SM, is aimed to ensure the safety of the students and people passing through the area and also to firmly establish discipline among them. The activity was a success with the assistance of the Office of Traffic Management and Public Safety...