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DepEd announces June 5 as start of classes
Written by JOANNA DIAZ SABADO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, May 22nd, 2017

SAN FERNANDO CITY – The Department of Education announced that classes in all public schools will officially start on June 5. To prepare for the opening of classes, the simultaneous Brigada Eskwela was conducted. “Though Brigada Eskwela ...

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DOH draws awareness on HIV/AIDS
Written by Ma. Joreina Therese A. Blanco posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, May 22nd, 2017

BATAC CITY, May 19 – Awareness is key in the prevention of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS). This was the central focus of the advocacy program of the Department of Health ...

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Imee eyeing community-owned power plants
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Ilocos Norte Governor Imee R. Marcos is eyeing the establishment of the community-owned power plants in the province to ensure sustainable and stable power supply. Ilocos Norte is already home to three windfarms, including the 150-megawatt ...

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Gargantuan vs. lilliputian
Written by Jun R. Guiang posted on Sunday, May 21st, 2017

Online chat group of the Laoag City General Hospital in hot water–Media report Dr. Francis Dacuycuy, the city hospital’s top honcho, got mad at the chat group for posting nasty things online. Owing to this, he ...

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KINALASBANG, KINASARIRIT
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, May 21st, 2017

Ni kandidata a Miss Paoay Dianne Irish Joy Lacayanga ti nangabak a kas Miss Ilocos Norte 2017 bayat ti naangay a tinawen beauty pageant a salip dagiti agtutubo a babbalasang ditoy probinsya kas paset iti ...

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Dianne serves as the province’s new ambassador of goodwill
As Miss Ilocos Norte 2017
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Saturday, May 20th, 2017

For Dianne Irish Joy Lacayanga, winning the title of Miss Ilocos Norte 2017 may be a step closer to achieving her dream of becoming a beauty queen in national or global level. This 19-year-old lass from ...

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5th Himala sa Buhangin: A celebration of music, arts, history
Written by Ma. Joreina Therese A. Blanco posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Saturday, May 20th, 2017

PAOAY, Ilocos Norte, May 18 (PIA) – Ilocanos are not just known for their richness in culture and arts, but also of legendary history that is passed on from generation to generation. In Ilocos Norte, iconic ...

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P9M shelter aid from DSWD-R1 distributed
Laoag City’s 50 families get lion’s share
Written by Iryn D. Cubangbang, DSWD Information Officer II posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, May 19th, 2017

DSWD Director Marcelo Nicomedes J. Castillo awarded Php 8 million worth of shelter assistance to 50 families whose houses in Brgy. Navotas, Laoag City were totally damaged by typhoon that hit the province. Through Core Shelter ...

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Security guard kills his elderly father
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Friday, May 19th, 2017

SINAIT, Ilocos Sur, May 19–A Manila-based security guard who was on vacation here stoned his 80-year-old father to death due to alleged drunkenness that occurred at the outskirt of this town yesterday afternoon, police reported. Lawmen ...

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Road tragedy strikes Rafales family
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Thursday, May 18th, 2017

SARRAT, Ilocos Norte, May 15–The Rafales family of Brgy. Peralta, Dingras, Ilocos Norte mourned over the untimely death of its young member Ziaan who figured in a fatal road accident at Brgy. San Isidro, this ...

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