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Sun Star
Comelec-Baguio ready for upcoming electionsTHE Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Baguio City is ready for the upcoming
Comelec-Baguio ready for upcoming elections
Sun Star / Posted 5 hours ago
THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Baguio City is ready for the upcoming May 9 polls. "Handang-handa na po ang Comelec Baguio. In fact, pwede na tayong mag eleksyon kahit bukas na," Baguio City Election Officer Atty. John Paul Martin told... Read more
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Sun Star
Team Lakay holds 24th Grapplers CupCLOSE to 80 grapplers from all over the country including MMA clubs in Baguio C
Team Lakay holds 24th Grapplers Cup
Sun Star / Posted 10 hours ago
CLOSE to 80 grapplers from all over the country including MMA clubs in Baguio City and Benguet revive their rivalry as Team Lakay brings another grappling tournament on May 7 at the BSU Gym. Gyms from La Union, Ilocos, Pangasinan, Manila and as far... Read more
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Sun Star
Baguio literaror hailed as National ArtistArtist Award for Literature. Bautista, who took his Masteral Studies in Litera
Baguio literaror hailed as National Artist
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
Artist Award for Literature. Bautista, who took his Masteral Studies in Literature from St. Louis University (SLU) in Baguio City and finished magna cum laude in 1968, was awarded the honors by President Benigno Aquino at the Malacañang Palace... Read more
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Sun Star
Know your leaders: Baguio’s vice mayoralty candidatespeople should compare, and I know I have the heart of a public servant.” Ediso
Know your leaders: Baguio’s vice mayoralty candidates
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
people should compare, and I know I have the heart of a public servant.” Edison Bilog A two-year term as vice mayor of Baguio City would not suffice for Edison Bilog, who assumed the position in 2014 after the untimely demise of vice-mayor... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DENR declares Naga, Baguio river systems as WQMAsand aquaculture in Benguet and Baguio – will safeguard the image of Kennon Road
DENR declares Naga, Baguio river systems as WQMAs
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
and aquaculture in Benguet and Baguio – will safeguard the image of Kennon Road, one of the vital roads that connect Baguio City and the towns of Tuba and Itogon in Benguet, which are major tourist destinations in the north. Under the Clean... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Church workers urge peace talks with Reds, Moro rebelsBAGUIO CITY—Methodist church workers have urged the presidential candidates to
Church workers urge peace talks with Reds, Moro rebels
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
BAGUIO CITY—Methodist church workers have urged the presidential candidates to pursue peace talks with the communists and other insurgent groups in a manifesto issued during the 33rd National Biennial Assembly of the Women’s Society in Christian... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Church leads march for peaceful polls in DagupanBenguet province on Friday, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) delivered the
Church leads march for peaceful polls in Dagupan
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Benguet province on Friday, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) delivered the official ballots for Benguet and Baguio City to the provincial capitol in La Trinidad town. The ballots were expected on April 28 but delivery was delayed... Read more
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The Manila Times
2016 Philippine startup contest launchedoperating a tech startup as well as basics on building IoT solutions. Here is
2016 Philippine startup contest launched
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
operating a tech startup as well as basics on building IoT solutions. Here is the schedule of the upcoming Bootcamps: May 20 to 21– Bacolod City; May 27 to 28 – Metro Manila; June 10 to 11 – Baguio City; and June 24 to 25 – General San... Read more
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Sun Star
Connection amnesty starts May 10AMNESTY allowing Baguio City residents to apply for connection to water and ele
Connection amnesty starts May 10
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
AMNESTY allowing Baguio City residents to apply for connection to water and electricity will take effect right after the May 9 polls. The legislative body agreed that application will start on May 10 -- to avoid being tagged as political ploy for... Read more
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Sun Star
Baguio City bets pushes for pedestrianizationSEVERAL studies conducted by the academe and research institutions have constan
Baguio City bets pushes for pedestrianization
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
SEVERAL studies conducted by the academe and research institutions have constantly revealed the perennial traffic woes in Baguio City affect not only the environment and public health but also have impact on the economy. As the city is set to elect... Read more
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Sun Star
Filipino athlete eyes slot in 2016 Olympicsna makakuha ng chance,” she added. The Baguio athlete who started her career a
Filipino athlete eyes slot in 2016 Olympics
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
na makakuha ng chance,” she added. The Baguio athlete who started her career as part of the track and field team of the Baguio City National High School said she intends to continue her Olympic dream before she returns to the Philippines later... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Precious bloomsBright and beautiful blooms are still best in Baguio City, but flower growers a
Precious blooms
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Bright and beautiful blooms are still best in Baguio City, but flower growers and vendors admit that keeping them farm-fresh in this time of El Niño has been a big challenge. Flowers blossom earlier than expected and their petals welt easily, making... Read more
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Sun Star
Baguio City vendors seek solution to trafficEVEN vendors at the Baguio City Public Market are being affected with the peren
Baguio City vendors seek solution to traffic
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
EVEN vendors at the Baguio City Public Market are being affected with the perennial traffic problem in the central business district (CBD) which according to them discourages market-goers to buy at the market. From an average income of P450 a day,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gringo Honasan: Reluctant mate values loyaltyreluctantly, could be traced to his background as a military man who did not sh
Gringo Honasan: Reluctant mate values loyalty
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
reluctantly, could be traced to his background as a military man who did not shirk duty nor leave his men behind. Born in Baguio City in 1948, Honasan was raised by an Army colonel father and a Bicolano teacher. Discipline, no doubt, was part of... Read more
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Sun Star
BCC hosts NGAP for 2nd jungolf clinicmissions in the Cordillera particularly in the Summer Capital. “We see a lot o
BCC hosts NGAP for 2nd jungolf clinic
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
missions in the Cordillera particularly in the Summer Capital. “We see a lot of potential training the grassroots here in Baguio City. Apart from having an available golf course, the young people here are actually promising when trained properly,”... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Special polls in Mt. Provincewas running unopposed as an independent candidate when he died from a heart att
Special polls in Mt. Province
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
was running unopposed as an independent candidate when he died from a heart attack on March 31 at the hospital in Baguio City where he was airlifted after he collapsed on the eve of a provincial festival in capital town, Bontoc. A Comelec... Read more
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Sun Star
Baguio mayoralty bets face garbage woesMAYORALTY candidates seeking the top post in Baguio City will be facing the dau
Baguio mayoralty bets face garbage woes
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
MAYORALTY candidates seeking the top post in Baguio City will be facing the daunting task of solving Baguio’s continued garbage woes. During a recent candidates forum, three of the four mayoralty bets presented their plans in solving the garbage... Read more
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Sun Star
Police spread sketch of Mt. Jumbo stabbing suspectssuspects who stabbed Engineer Pam Banatin, 40, and her friend Raquel Lorenzo Sa
Police spread sketch of Mt. Jumbo stabbing suspects
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
suspects who stabbed Engineer Pam Banatin, 40, and her friend Raquel Lorenzo Salinas, 38, a physical therapist. Salinas of Baguio City, who is a former member of the Philippine judo team, survived the attack. Banatin, however, died after she... Read more
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Sun Star
Milo Best Center clinic tips off May 2-7JUNIOR cagers from Baguio City and Benguet gets a taste of the best and most sc
Milo Best Center clinic tips off May 2-7
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
JUNIOR cagers from Baguio City and Benguet gets a taste of the best and most scientific clinic as Milo’s Basketball Efficient Scientific Training (Best) Center returns to the city on May 2 to 7. Close to 150 junior basketeers aged 12 years and below... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Ongpin’s ‘Magnum Opus’ in Baguioimmediately visited a “magnum opus” of Bobby Ongpin—the Alphaland Baguio Mounta
Ongpin’s ‘Magnum Opus’ in Baguio
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
immediately visited a “magnum opus” of Bobby Ongpin—the Alphaland Baguio Mountain Lodges, just eight kilometers away from Baguio City proper. Bobby was my student at Ateneo High School. He told me that going to the place, almost at a hilltop,... Read more
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Sun Star
Teacher raise concern on poll violence vs BEIsby Art Tiongan, the Alternative Learning System (ALS) Education Program Supervi
Teacher raise concern on poll violence vs BEIs
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
by Art Tiongan, the Alternative Learning System (ALS) Education Program Supervisor of the Department of Education in Baguio City. Tiongan expressed concern that any malfunction of the Vote Counting Machine (VCM) will stir commotion among the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Eat Bulaga Indonesia’ host returns to Philippinesof the sun. He was the kind of kid who would never be given any attention had h
‘Eat Bulaga Indonesia’ host returns to Philippines
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
of the sun. He was the kind of kid who would never be given any attention had he not excelled at school.“I have been to Baguio City since I studied there in UP for four years before I moved to Diliman for my final year. That’s where I also... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PDEA destroys P17.6-million marijuana in 18 plantation sitesP17,645,000. Meanwhile, Azurin also announced the arrest of two members of a n
PDEA destroys P17.6-million marijuana in 18 plantation sites
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
P17,645,000. Meanwhile, Azurin also announced the arrest of two members of a notorious local drug group operating within Baguio City and Benguet. Nabbed in a buy-bust operation on Buhagan Road corner Padre Burgos, Baguio City were Duane... Read more
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Rappler
What's next for the Bb Pilipinas 2016 queensin Japan around the last quarter of 2016. It is a mission which – I definitely
What's next for the Bb Pilipinas 2016 queens
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
in Japan around the last quarter of 2016. It is a mission which – I definitely believe – this smart and beautiful lass from Baguio City will take with the utmost level of commitment. Sure, it would have been a lot more fulfilling to be the Binibini... Read more
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Sun Star
Abahan to test TheNorthFace 100-kilometer trailconfirmed to Sun.Star Baguio she plans to join the event as TNF100 returns to t
Abahan to test TheNorthFace 100-kilometer trail
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
confirmed to Sun.Star Baguio she plans to join the event as TNF100 returns to the tough uphill and downhill terrain of Baguio City and Benguet. “I will have to recon with some of my advisers and coaches this week. We will try to survey how the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Lady hiker slain, with buddy wounded in Benguet trailHospital due to a stab wound to the neck. Her fellow hiker, Racquel Lorenzo Sal
Lady hiker slain, with buddy wounded in Benguet trail
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
Hospital due to a stab wound to the neck. Her fellow hiker, Racquel Lorenzo Salinas, 38, physical therapist of Camp 7, Baguio City, sustained a stab wound on the shoulder and head contusions after fighting off the suspects. Senior... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Lady hiker slain, buddy wounded in Benguet trailHospital due to a stab wound to the neck. Her fellow hiker, Racquel Lorenzo Sa
Lady hiker slain, buddy wounded in Benguet trail
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
Hospital due to a stab wound to the neck. Her fellow hiker, Racquel Lorenzo Salinas, 38, physical therapist of Camp 7, Baguio City, sustained a stab wound on the shoulder and head contusions after fighting off the suspects. Senior... Read more
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Rappler
Baguio judoka legend hurt, companion killed in violent robberyAT LARGE. Composite sketch of the assailant from witness testimony BAGUIO CITY
Baguio judoka legend hurt, companion killed in violent robbery
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
AT LARGE. Composite sketch of the assailant from witness testimony BAGUIO CITY – Baguio judoka legend Racquel Lorenzo-Salinas, 38, was seriously hurt while her companion Pamela Palmorez was killed in a violent incident while the pair were on their... Read more
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Sun Star
Begin oral arguments on Poe's SET case after May 9 polls, SC urgedunseat the senator who is running for president in the May polls. The Court ha
Begin oral arguments on Poe's SET case after May 9 polls, SC urged
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
unseat the senator who is running for president in the May polls. The Court has already conducted its last en banc session in Baguio City last April 19, before its decision writing recess. The next en banc session will resume on June 2016. (Su... Read more
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Spot.ph
Around the Philippines in 10 TeleseryesChurch in Intramuros (where they eventually tie the knot in the show's finale).
Around the Philippines in 10 Teleseryes
Spot.ph / Posted 12 days ago
Church in Intramuros (where they eventually tie the knot in the show's finale). Jet off to: Sitio Pungayan in Benguet and Baguio City The fictional La Presa is actually a quaint village called Sitio Pungayan, where a majority of Forevermore takes... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Very interesting’ summer sessions for high courtBAGUIO CITY—As the Supreme Court en banc goes into a five-week break, Chief Jus
‘Very interesting’ summer sessions for high court
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
BAGUIO CITY—As the Supreme Court en banc goes into a five-week break, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno Thursday explained how the tribunal had attempted to settle critical cases related to the coming elections, underscoring the importance of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bar results out soonBAGUIO CITY—The Supreme Court is expected to release the results of the 2015 ba
Bar results out soon
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
BAGUIO CITY—The Supreme Court is expected to release the results of the 2015 bar exams in less than two weeks. The high court is scheduled to hold a special en banc session on May 3, the same day as the anticipated release of the results of the... Read more
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Sun Star
61 Baguio athletes to see action in 3rd AwmafBAGUIO City is looking forward for another eventful stint in the upcoming 2016
61 Baguio athletes to see action in 3rd Awmaf
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
BAGUIO City is looking forward for another eventful stint in the upcoming 2016 All Womens Martial Arts Festival (Awmaf) which kicks off April 23 to 24 in Pasig City, Manila. With a more diverse line-up, the city is hoping to claim gold medals in the... Read more
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Sun Star
Summer travel tipsIf the bed faces the door, place a chair between the bed and the door. Happy S
Summer travel tips
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
If the bed faces the door, place a chair between the bed and the door. Happy Summer Vacation! For which crystals to bring when you travel, visit us at 29 Sari-sari Section Baguio City Market. Check out our website at www.lightcactcherscrystals.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Sereno: SC quick in resolving poll casesBAGUIO CITY, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) has so far been efficient in
Sereno: SC quick in resolving poll cases
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) has so far been efficient in resolving cases related to the May elections, Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno said yesterday. Speaking to reporters, Sereno said the high court has done its part in the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Preparedness, safety emphasized anew in nationwide quake drillsDisaster Regional Risk Management Council said. Office of the Civil Defense Re
Preparedness, safety emphasized anew in nationwide quake drills
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
Disaster Regional Risk Management Council said. Office of the Civil Defense Regional Director Andrew Alex Uy said Baguio City did not participate in the earthquake drill after staging a similar exercise last March 31 where over 2,000... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SC remands tax raps vs Pacquiao to Court of Tax Appeal By Perfecto T. Raymundo BAGUIO CITY – The Supreme Court (SC) has remanded th
SC remands tax raps vs Pacquiao to Court of Tax Appeal
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
By Perfecto T. Raymundo BAGUIO CITY – The Supreme Court (SC) has remanded the tax case filed by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) against Sarangani Rep. Manny Pacquiao and his wife Jinky to... Read more
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Sun Star
SC remands tax raps vs PacquiaosBAGUIO CITY -- The Supreme Court (SC) has remanded the tax case filed by the Bu
SC remands tax raps vs Pacquiaos
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
BAGUIO CITY -- The Supreme Court (SC) has remanded the tax case filed by the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) against Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao and his wife, Jinky, to the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA). The high court partially granted on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Chief Justice Sereno: SC did its part in election prepChief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno addresses the media during the Training in C
Chief Justice Sereno: SC did its part in election prep
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno addresses the media during the Training in Court coverage held in Baguio City. TETCH TORRES-TUPAS/INQUIRER.net BAGUIO City—The Supreme Court has done its part in preparation for the upcoming May 9 elections by... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SC allows campaigning for overseas votes, but not near embassiesBAGUIO CITY—Candidates and their supporters may now continue campaigning abroad
SC allows campaigning for overseas votes, but not near embassies
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
BAGUIO CITY—Candidates and their supporters may now continue campaigning abroad during the month-long overseas voting period for Filipinos so long as they steer clear of Philippine embassies and other voting venues. Partially granting a plea filed... Read more
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Sun Star
SC allows detainees to vote in May pollsBAGUIO CITY — Detainees who are enlisted voters will be allowed to vote in the
SC allows detainees to vote in May polls
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
BAGUIO CITY — Detainees who are enlisted voters will be allowed to vote in the May 9 elections, but for national candidates only, the Supreme Court (SC) announced on Wednesday. The court in its en banc session in Baguio City on Wednesday partially... Read more
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Sun Star
Demo of Vote Count Machine in Cordillera ongoingbarangays in the region while demonstrations are conducted at the Comelec offic
Demo of Vote Count Machine in Cordillera ongoing
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
barangays in the region while demonstrations are conducted at the Comelec office. Roncal is optimistic there will be a peaceful election in the Cordilleras, especially in Baguio City. (With report from Princess Dela Cruz, Collegio De Dagupan Inte... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PET seen to junk Mar’s 2010 protest vs BinayBAGUIO City, Philippines – Liberal Party standard bearer Manuel Roxas II has lo
PET seen to junk Mar’s 2010 protest vs Binay
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
BAGUIO City, Philippines – Liberal Party standard bearer Manuel Roxas II has lost his election protest against Vice President Jejomar Binay in their 2010 vice presidential contest. An insider said the Supreme Court (SC), which sits as the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Hotter days ahead1 The warmest temperature experienced in Metro Manila last year was 36.4 degre
Hotter days ahead
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
1 The warmest temperature experienced in Metro Manila last year was 36.4 degrees Celsius recorded on May 13. Even in Baguio City, the heat index has reached 29 degrees Celsius starting last Sunday and may even go higher because of El... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SC spares Pacquiao, wife from P3-B cash bondBAGUIO City, Philippines – Boxing champion Manny Pacquiao and his wife Jinkee d
SC spares Pacquiao, wife from P3-B cash bond
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
BAGUIO City, Philippines – Boxing champion Manny Pacquiao and his wife Jinkee do not have to deposit a cash bond of P3,298,514,894.35 or a surety bond worth P4,947,772,341.53 to the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) to resolve their petition to lift the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Maxine Medina is the new Pia Alonzo Wurtzbachwas named Bb. Pilipinas International and was crowned by last year’s titleholde
Maxine Medina is the new Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach
Manila Standard Today / Posted 13 days ago
was named Bb. Pilipinas International and was crowned by last year’s titleholder Janicel Lubina. Versoza, who hails from Baguio City, took home the Miss Photogenic (Face of Binibini), Manila Bulletin Reader’s Choice, She’s So Jag Jeans, and Ms.... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Cordilleran leader decries harassment – BulatlatKankanaey and vice chairperson for internal affairs of the Cordillera Peoples A
Cordilleran leader decries harassment – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 13 days ago
Kankanaey and vice chairperson for internal affairs of the Cordillera Peoples Alliance (CPA), reported being tailed around Baguio City and Benguet province by at least six suspects on board two vans and two motorcycles on April 6 and 13. “CPA... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Jeepney drivers hold nationwide protest vs jeepney phaseout – Bulatlatplaces like the upland north? Anert S. Bangsael, 45, a jeepney operator for 12
Jeepney drivers hold nationwide protest vs jeepney phaseout – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 13 days ago
places like the upland north? Anert S. Bangsael, 45, a jeepney operator for 12 years now and a transport leader based in Baguio City, told Bulatlat that the estimated 3,000 jeepneys going to Baguio City from nearby towns have their own local... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
North says ‘No to Bongbong’ – BulatlatAs Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. brings his vice-presidential campaign to Bag
North says ‘No to Bongbong’ – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 13 days ago
As Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. brings his vice-presidential campaign to Baguio City, the Campaign Against the Return of the Marcoses to Malacañang (Carmma) reminded the people of the North to never forget martial law, and to say No to Bongbong... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
The 'diwatas' of Mt. Diwalwalgold in Mt Diwata — also known as Diwalwal. Thousands of prospectors from othe
The 'diwatas' of Mt. Diwalwal
Coconuts Manila / Posted 13 days ago
gold in Mt Diwata — also known as Diwalwal. Thousands of prospectors from other parts of Mindanao, Visayas and as far as Baguio City arrived by the truckload but, as the local saying here goes, “ubus-ubos biyaya” — luck eventually ran out. The... Read more
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