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Black Nazarene visits I.Norte
Thousands devotees pray in reverence to fortify their Faith in God, many others perceive the Church Icon would bring luck, cure illness
Written by Cherry Joy Discaya Garma posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

LAOAG CITY, March 31 (PIA) – Thousands of Catholic devotees warmly welcomed to Ilocos Norte the five-day maiden visit of the revered Nuestro Padre Jesus Nazareno of Quiapo or Black Nazarene on March 25-29 as ...

Extreme El Niño, says Gov. Imee
Resiliency forum vs. water shortage held
Written by J Michael Mugas posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, March 22nd, 2015

In line with the first Ilocos Norte Water Summit last year, the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte, aided by the provincial office of Millennium Development Goals and the Ilocos Norte Water District, held the Agricultural ...

Nueva Era is P1M richer for bagging DOH award, Adams gets P900-K cash reward for placing 2nd
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, March 18 (PIA) – The towns of Nueva Era and Adams in Ilocos Norte topped the major awards in the search for “Excellence in Kalusugan Pangkalahatan” launched by the Department of Health (DOH). Nueva ...

Batac hero honored
Written by Ryan Gamet posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Jacinto Caoili, a poet and author from the City of Batac together with six other Ilocanos, was posthumously honored by the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte during the inauguration of the second phase of the ...

Second batch: HEROES WALK
Basi Revolt leaders busts, et al add to Marcos, et al shrine
Written by Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

To posthumously honor several Ilocano heroes who made fame and glory for the province and the country in the past century, the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte through the Education Department and Sirib Youth Office ...

900 studes got job last summer via PESO
Written by Cherry Joy D. Garma posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, March 9th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, Mar. 9 (PIA) – The Public Employment Service Office in Ilocos Norte bagged the best performing PESO in Region 1 for 2014 for helping students got employed. The provincial PESO had assisted last summer ...

Bicentennial celeb of I. Norte by 2018
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, March 1st, 2015

This early, the province of Ilocos Norte has started preparing for its bicentennial foundation in 2018 by depicting the lifestyle, customs and traditions of Ilocano ancestors. Through the “Open Capitol” last February 2 in time for ...

A VERY SICK MAN APPEALS FOR YOUR DONATION
(He was a former video cameraman at PGIN’s Information Office and Tourism Office as well as ABS-CBN TV Patrol Laoag)
Written by Alain Rey Barroga posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Saturday, February 28th, 2015

I am ALAIN REY G. BARROGA of BRGY, 55 PANDAN, LAOAG CITY, PHILIPPINES, with cellphone number 09174874229 This is a very difficult letter for me to write and many avenues seem to have been closed to ...

Cop escort for Vice Mayor
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Thursday, February 26th, 2015

PINILI, Ilocos Norte, Feb. 26 — “OIC PD S/S Sterling Blanco ordered our police chief here to provide me with police security escort,” Pinili Vice Mayor Rommel Labasan said today. Labasan reportedly eluded suspected gunmen riding ...

WINDMILL SLOWS DOWN IN SUMMER
Power supply still enough to meet household demand
Written by Freddie Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

BURGOS, Ilocos Norte, Feb. 25 – Power generated from the 150 megawatt (MW) Burgos wind farm will be lower than its maximum capacity during summer but it would remain sufficient to meet households’ power requirement. Richard ...

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