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I.Norte: Nest of windmills
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, January 4th, 2015

Ilocos Norte has maintained its title as the “home of the largest renewable energy wind farms in Southeast Asia” with two big wind farms successfully opened in the last quarter of the year: the 150 ...

S/S BLANCO NAMED OIC
He says INPPO will focus on daily police operations: conduct of checkpoints, application of arrest warrants vs. wanted persons, etc.
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, January 2nd, 2015

CAMP CAPT. VALENTIN S. JUAN, Laoag City, Jan. 2—Former Laoag City police chief Senior Superintendent Sterling Raymund Blanco was designated officer-in-charge of the Ilocos Norte police provincial office here. A native of Laoag City, Colonel Blanco ...

‘Damili Festival’ : The biggest event in the province– Mayor Valdez
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

SAN NICOLAS, Ilocos Norte — Former First Lady now Congresswoman Imelda Marcos led the crowd of tourists, visitors, “balikbayan” and residents in watching the street-dance parade that highlighted the “2014 Damili Festival” here, over the ...

PD MENDOZA QUITS
Goes abroad to assume post as PHL Embassy’s police attaché in USA
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, December 28th, 2014

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City—Ilocos Norte police provincial director Senior Supt. Antonio Mendoza Jr. has resigned from his present position to assume as newly-appointed police liaison officer of the Philippine Embassy in California, USA effective December ...

“My son Michael is not interested in politics”, says Imee
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

SARRAT, Ilocos Norte, Dec. 24–Gov. Imee Marcos disclosed that her son Michael Marcos Manotoc, a fresh lawyer, is not inclined in politics (come 2016 elections). She was reacting to a rumor that Michael, one of her ...

3 nabbed guys are “hit” men?
Written by (jm/ad/rj/rydd) posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, December 22nd, 2014

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City, Dec. 22– Three suspected “hit” men were arrested at the vicinity of the St. Augustine Church in Paoay, Ilocos Norte during the “Simbang Gabi” at dawn of Saturday, Dec. 20, police ...

13th month pay a must—DOLE
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Saturday, December 20th, 2014

The regional office of the Department of Labor and Employment has reminded all employers in the private sector here in Region 1 to give their employees their 13th month pay by December 24. According to Regional ...

S.A.C.O.G in the making
To run after carnappers, dealers of stolen motorcycles’ spare parts
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, December 15th, 2014

LAOAG CITY — Ilocos Norte police provincial officials from Camp Capt. Valentin S. Juan here led by Senior Supt. Antonio Mendoza Jr. appeared in full force before the Sangguniang Panglalawigan here and presented the proposed ...

Electric float parade wows fiesta revelers
Gov. Imee, Mayor Jef grace event
Written by FREDDIE G. LAZARO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, December 12th, 2014

BATAC CITY, Dec. 12 — At least 16 attractive electric floats showcasing fantasy characters captivated a big crowd of foreign and local tourists, visitors and city folks during Monday night’s glamorous opening parade in downtown ...

Inmate weds GF at jail chapel
Warden Estavillo, also a pastor, officiates the nuptial ceremony
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, Dec. 10– Love behind bars sees no barriers when it dictates the heart. This was proven true by a male inmate, 29, alias “Troy” and his non-inmate girl friend, 22, alias “Hersey”. The groom, ...

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