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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesoverpaid consultants. Piñol had nominated Serafica, his original choice for SR
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
overpaid consultants. Piñol had nominated Serafica, his original choice for SRA chief, to replace Paner. Serafica of Ormoc City, Leyte, is a member of the United Sugar Producers' Federation of the Philippines, and was president of Leyte Cane... Read more
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Sun Star
Lightning bolt kills 1, hurts 2 in Lapu-lapu shelterand thunderstorm come as these will make them prone to being hit. He said five
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
and thunderstorm come as these will make them prone to being hit. He said five people were killed by lightning in Ormoc City because they were close together when it hit them. “If you are outside the house and lightning will strike, don’t... Read more
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Sun Star
Lightning bolt kills 1, hurts 2 in lapu shelterand thunderstorm come as these will make them prone to being hit. He said five
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
and thunderstorm come as these will make them prone to being hit. He said five people were killed by lightning in Ormoc City because they were close together when it hit them. “If you are outside the house and lightning will strike, don’t... Read more
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Philboxing
MELINDO FIGHTS LIKE A WOUNDED TIGER TO RETAIN IBF TITLErounds as Sultan also took an excellent defensive and counterpunching stance to
Philboxing / Posted 3 days ago
rounds as Sultan also took an excellent defensive and counterpunching stance to evade Casimero's solid punches. The Ormoc City native tried to score a KO in the final round sensing that he was behind on points, but the Zamboanga del Norte... Read more
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Philboxing
SULTAN DEFEATS CASIMERO IN A WARJerwin Ancajas. Sultan, the current IBF Inter-Continental super flyweight cham
Philboxing / Posted 4 days ago
Jerwin Ancajas. Sultan, the current IBF Inter-Continental super flyweight champion, has now improved his record to 14 wins, 3 losses with 9 knockouts. Casimero, from Ormoc City, dropped to (24-4-0, 15KOs). Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House art... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Village chief shot dead during police ops in SamarORMOC CITY, Leyte—A village chief in San Jorge town, Samar, was killed in a sho
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
ORMOC CITY, Leyte—A village chief in San Jorge town, Samar, was killed in a shootout with policemen about 9:35 a.m. on Thursday in Barangay Bulao, in San Jorge, Samar some 241 kilometer from this city. The fatality was identified as Louie Nening,... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesYulo said. Sugar Board member Hermenegildo Serafica and Yulo are nominees for
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
Yulo said. Sugar Board member Hermenegildo Serafica and Yulo are nominees for new SRA administrator. Serafica of Ormoc City, Leyte, was nominated by Piñol, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, and Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri as SRA... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DTI probes sale of faulty steel bars in Leyte, Samarto investigate and inspect hardware stores in Leyte last month. Pisi conducted
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
to investigate and inspect hardware stores in Leyte last month. Pisi conducted an investigation after Leyte, particularly Ormoc City and Kananga town, was hit by a 6.5-magnitude quake on July 6. ADVERTISEMENT The group, representing the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Teenager raped, stabbed dead in Leyte townORMOC CITY — A 16-year-old 10th grade student was found dead, apparently raped,
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
ORMOC CITY — A 16-year-old 10th grade student was found dead, apparently raped, on Saturday inside her house in Barangay Bonifacio, Mayorga town in Leyte. The body of the teenager bore at least seven stab wounds and was naked from the waist below,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Power supply in Visayas fully restored—NGCPThe Ormoc City substation is now fully energized following an earthquake that s
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
The Ormoc City substation is now fully energized following an earthquake that struck Leyte in July, enabling power sharing between the Luzon and Visayas grids. In a statement released on Friday, the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) said... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesher resignation and that Sugar Board member Hermenegildo Serafica had been nomi
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
her resignation and that Sugar Board member Hermenegildo Serafica had been nominated to take her place. Serafica of Ormoc City, Leyte, was nominated by Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pi�ol, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III and... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesthe post currently held by Serafica, as a compromise.Serafica was on the Sugar
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 13 days ago
the post currently held by Serafica, as a compromise.Serafica was on the Sugar Board ahead of Yulo, he noted. Seraficaof Ormoc City, Leyte, was nominated by Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III and Zubiri... Read more
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Sun Star
‘Brownouts may last until month’s end’from the earthquake was coupled with the scheduled maintenance of power plants.
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
from the earthquake was coupled with the scheduled maintenance of power plants. The problem was that the power station in Ormoc City, which was damaged by earthquake, was the interconnection between Luzon and Visayas. “While we have lost some... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Alleged drug lord in S. Leyte town killed in buy-bust opsuspect Gilbert Dagting lays dead in Barangay Salvacion, Sogod town in Southern
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
suspect Gilbert Dagting lays dead in Barangay Salvacion, Sogod town in Southern Leyte. -Robert Dejon, Inquirer Visayas ORMOC CITY – An alleged top drug personality in Sogod town, Southern Leyte was killed in a buy-bust operation with the police... Read more
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Philboxing
MELINDO, CASIMERO, SULTAN, PAGARA, VILLANUEVA AND MEPRANUM READY TO RUMBLE FOR PINOY PRIDE 42and defended his belt last December against British Charlie Edwards before deci
Philboxing / Posted 13 days ago
and defended his belt last December against British Charlie Edwards before deciding to move up to super flyweight. The Ormoc City, Leyte native is on a three-fight winning streak. "To win my third title would be a great honor for me and put my... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No more honeymoon for Vicki and Hayden?wrapping up some projects and making to Paris in time for the Seine Cruise wher
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
wrapping up some projects and making to Paris in time for the Seine Cruise where he met up with the likes of Piolo Pascual, Ormoc City Mayor Richard Gomez and wife Ormoc Rep. Lucy Torres (with daughter Juliana); Conrad Onglao and Zsa Zsa Padilla... Read more
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Sun Star
VECO: Outages in Cebu to continuefirms. The power deficiency started when power sources and power lines were da
Sun Star / Posted 17 days ago
firms. The power deficiency started when power sources and power lines were damaged by a 6.5-magnitude earthquake that hit Ormoc City and its neighboring areas last July. Because of the damage, Cebu’s power generators are subsidizing the power... Read more
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Inquirier.net
School gets buildings as ‘Yolanda’ aid pours inago. The SM Foundation formally turned over two new two-story, four-classroom
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
ago. The SM Foundation formally turned over two new two-story, four-classroom buildings to Cogon Central School (CCS) in Ormoc City, Leyte, on Aug. 31. The donated building was the first new building constructed inside the CCS compound in around... Read more
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Sun Star
Rewards for Joy Tabal, assistance for Ormoc survivorsPB approved a resolution by PB Members Miguel Antonio Magpale and Earl Tidy Oya
Sun Star / Posted 22 days ago
PB approved a resolution by PB Members Miguel Antonio Magpale and Earl Tidy Oyas, granting P100,000 to Tabal. Another resolution was also passed, donating P1 million to the survivors of the 6.5-magnitude earthquake in Ormoc City last July. (RVC, E... Read more
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Pilipino Star
2 dead as 5.1 quake rocks LeyteORMOC CITY, Philippines – Two women died as a magnitude 5.1 earthquake jolted p
Pilipino Star / Posted 28 days ago
ORMOC CITY, Philippines – Two women died as a magnitude 5.1 earthquake jolted parts of Leyte yesterday and damaged more than 50 houses, officials said. Nelita Navales, city health officer, identified one of the victims as Maria Contreras Colasito,... Read more
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The Manila Times
2 dead, houses damaged in Leyte earthquaketo release such statements,” NDRRMC spokesman Romina Marasigan told reporters i
The Manila Times / Posted 28 days ago
to release such statements,” NDRRMC spokesman Romina Marasigan told reporters in a text message. The victims, residents of Ormoc City, were identified as Maria Colasito, 51, and Rosita Baloro, 70. Marasigan said Colasito, of Barangay Naungan... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Two women die after quake hits Philippineshave been killed after an magnitude-5.1 earthquake shook the Philippines. Poli
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 28 days ago
have been killed after an magnitude-5.1 earthquake shook the Philippines. Police said the women, aged 71 and 51, from Ormoc City, died in the quake that struck the central Leyte Island. Local officials cancelled school classes and ordered... Read more
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Herald Sun
Two women die after quake hits Philippineshave been killed after an magnitude-5.1 earthquake shook the Philippines. Poli
Herald Sun / Posted 28 days ago
have been killed after an magnitude-5.1 earthquake shook the Philippines. Police said the women, aged 71 and 51, from Ormoc City, died in the quake that struck the central Leyte Island. Local officials cancelled school classes and ordered... Read more
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Weekly Times
Two women die after quake hits Philippineshave been killed after an magnitude-5.1 earthquake shook the Philippines. Poli
Weekly Times / Posted 28 days ago
have been killed after an magnitude-5.1 earthquake shook the Philippines. Police said the women, aged 71 and 51, from Ormoc City, died in the quake that struck the central Leyte Island. Local officials cancelled school classes and ordered... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Two women die after quake hits Philippineshave been killed after an magnitude-5.1 earthquake shook the Philippines. Poli
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
have been killed after an magnitude-5.1 earthquake shook the Philippines. Police said the women, aged 71 and 51, from Ormoc City, died in the quake that struck the central Leyte Island. Local officials cancelled school classes and ordered... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2 die in another strong quake in OrmocReal Street that was shattered during the magnitude 5.1 earthquake on Wednesday
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
Real Street that was shattered during the magnitude 5.1 earthquake on Wednesday morning. – Robert Dejon, Inquirer Visayas ORMOC CITY – Two women died while at least six houses were damaged on Wednesday morning when a strong earthquake hit this... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Quake hits Albuera, Leytewas located 5 kilometers north-east of Albuera. PHIVOLCS says, it was tectonic
Manila Standard Today / Posted 29 days ago
was located 5 kilometers north-east of Albuera. PHIVOLCS says, it was tectonic in origin. Intensity 5 was felt in Ormoc City. Intensity 4 was experienced in Pastrana town while the tremor registered at Intensity 3 in Tacloban City and... Read more
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News.com.au
5.1-magnitude earthquake hits PhilippinesVolcanology and Seismology said. Local officials cancelled school classes and
News.com.au / Posted 29 days ago
Volcanology and Seismology said. Local officials cancelled school classes and ordered engineers to check on buildings in Ormoc City and Albuera amid warnings that aftershocks were expected. The earthquake was felt strongest in Ormoc City, which... Read more
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Adelaide Now
5.1-magnitude earthquake hits PhilippinesVolcanology and Seismology said. Local officials cancelled school classes and
Adelaide Now / Posted 29 days ago
Volcanology and Seismology said. Local officials cancelled school classes and ordered engineers to check on buildings in Ormoc City and Albuera amid warnings that aftershocks were expected. The earthquake was felt strongest in Ormoc City, which... Read more
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The Manila Times
5.1 magnitude quake hits Leyte–Phivolcsquake struck 5 kilometers northeast of Albuera town at 6:26 a.m. The quake, te
The Manila Times / Posted 29 days ago
quake struck 5 kilometers northeast of Albuera town at 6:26 a.m. The quake, tectonic in origin, was felt strongest in Ormoc City at Intensity 5.It was also felt in Pastrana town at Intensity 4 and in Tacloban City and Palo town at In... Read more
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Pilipino Star
5.1 magnitude quake jolts Leytewas detected east of Albuera, Leyte. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology an
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
was detected east of Albuera, Leyte. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said damage is not expected. Ormoc City recorded the strongest instrumental intensity at Intensity 6 or "very strong." At this intensity, heavy furniture... Read more
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Rappler
Shallow earthquake hits Leyteground, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said
Rappler / Posted 29 days ago
ground, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said in its bulletin. Intensity V was felt in Ormoc City and Albuera town; Intensity IV in Pastrana town; and Intensity III in Palo and Tacloban City, the agency... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NHA to build houses for Ormoc families displaced by quakeAuthority (NHA) is providing permanent shelters to families whose houses were d
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
Authority (NHA) is providing permanent shelters to families whose houses were destroyed when a 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit Ormoc City in Leyte province on July 6. The government, through the NHA, would spend about P345 million, at P300,000 per... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Marina to probe fastcraft mishap in Ormoc portMaritime Industry Authority (File photo by Philippine Daily Inquirer) ORMOC CI
Inquirier.net / Posted 30 days ago
Maritime Industry Authority (File photo by Philippine Daily Inquirer) ORMOC CITY, Leyte — The Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) is expected to conduct an investigation on what caused a fastcraft to ram into the port of Ormoc City about noon on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Driver falls asleep on the wheel, kills couple-passenger in crashdump truck in Barangay Guinob-an, Lawaan town, Eastern Samar province, on Frida
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
dump truck in Barangay Guinob-an, Lawaan town, Eastern Samar province, on Friday noon. INQUIRER VISAYAS / ROBERT DEJON ORMOC CITY, Leyte – A fish trader and his wife were killed while three students were hurt in an accident on Friday along the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Regions Briefs: Pass 2017 budget, court orders Cagayan boardrehab ADVERTISEMENT TACLOBAN CITY—The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
rehab ADVERTISEMENT TACLOBAN CITY—The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has allocated P213 million to rehabilitate the Ormoc City airport in Leyte province. The fund would be used to expand the 1.8-kilometer runway by more than 2 km to... Read more

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