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DSWD I.Norte awarded
Written by (Freddie G. Lazaro/PIA -1 Ilocos Norte) posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 15th, 2015

LAOAG CITY Feb. 14 (PIA) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) conferred the first Gawad Listahanan Award to Ilocos Norte for using its Listahanan database in the campaign against poverty. Provincial Social Welfare ...

Omar’s siblings to get college scholarship
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro/PIA- 1 Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 15th, 2015

MARCOS, Ilocos Norte, Feb. 15 (PIA) – The two siblings of slain PNP-SAF trooper PO2 Omar Nacionales received scholarship grants from the Ilocos Norte provincial government to complete their college education. Governor Imee Marcos assured ...

NLREC donates P6.2M various aids to ‘Mario’ victims
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro/PIA-1 Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, February 9th, 2015

PAGUDPUD, Ilocos Norte, Feb. 9 (PIA) – A wind power firm has turned over some P6.2 million in health, sanitation and livelihood support for communities devastated by storm Mario last year. The Northern Luzon Renewable Energy ...

It will be the biggest Arabica plantation in Ilocos region
Written by MCA/FGL, PIA-1 Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 8th, 2015

PIDDIG, Ilocos Norte, Feb. 8 – At least 1,600 hectares are being developed as a viable coffee plantation site courtesy of national government agencies and the local government here. Of the total land area, 10 hectares ...

CARTs operate in
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro/PIA – 1 Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 8th, 2015

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City, Feb. 8 — To strengthen police visibility in various tourist destinations and crime prone areas in Ilocos Norte, the innovative top police officials in the province have put up mini outposts ...

On the escape of seized Taiwanese vessel from the Currimao seaport
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 1st, 2015

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City, Jan. 28–Senior Superintendent Sterling Blanco, acting police provincial director of Ilocos Norte, reported that none of the concerned government agencies had voluntarily admitted blame on the alleged Jan. 17, 2015 escape ...

People are teary-eyed and emotional as bugler plays taps, w/ 21-gun salute
Written by pgin-cmo posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, January 30th, 2015

PROV’L CAPITOL, Laoag City, Jan. 30–As fitting tribute to the late Police Officer 2 Omar A. Nacionales of Ilocos Norte and his 43 dead comrades of the Philippine National Police Special Action Forces (SAF), all ...

Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Monday, January 26th, 2015

BATAC CITY, Jan. 26–Two assailants on foot fatally shot Ruel Renon, a money lender, at a busy street at Brgy. Caunayan here this afternoon, police said. The attack occurred while Renon was busy collecting debt payments ...

To aim Guinness world record, city will hold mass eating spree in 5-km long dining table
Written by (Cherry Joy D. Garma/PIA posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, January 25th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, Jan. 25 — This booming northern Philippines metropolis called “Sunshine City” is gunning for a global title–to capture Guinness Book of World Record for the longest ‘boodle fight’. Laoag is readying to stage the ...

Farewell teacher Malapit!
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

PAGUDPUD, Ilocos Norte, Jan. 22– A great teacher is gone. He is Alejandro Malapit, 50, head teacher of Burayoc elementary school in this town, who was found dead inside his room in Brgy. Ligaya here ...

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