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Ms. Gappi finally appointed as new city agriculturist
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Saturday, May 31st, 2014

BATAC CITY, Ilocos Norte- City Mayor Jeffrey Nalupta has finally appointed Ms. Merryline Gappi as new city agriculturist after the Sangguniang Panglunsod gave its nod during a deliberation.  City Vice Mayor Ronald Allan Nalupta said Gappi ...

School principal stabbed to death
Farewell Teacher Timothy!!!
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Saturday, May 31st, 2014

VINTAR, Ilocos Norte, May 31–Police Chief Jaime Quiocho reported that Timoteo Agpalza, a school principal of their family-run school learning center here, was found dead this morning inside his residence at Brgy. 5 San Ramon, ...

MASCOBADO to go after criminal elements
Gov. Imee expects the anti-street crime riders to live up to the noble cause of their group
Written by Jun R. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City, May 22–The Ilocos Norte Police Provincial Office headed by new OIC Provincial Director Senior Supt. Antonio P. Mendoza Jr. formally launched yesterday morning the MASCOBADO (Motorized Anti-Street Crime Operatives & BPATs ...

3 men killed, girl companion unhurt
Written by jrg/rs/tc/rj/jg/ga posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, May 18th, 2014

PAOAY, Ilocos Norte, May 18–John Roy Aboy, resident of Brgy. Sungadan, this town and two male companions were shot and killed inside his house by unidentified gunmen, lawmen reported. The shooting occurred several hours ago as ...

At Nueva Era’s Tribal Village, its ambience has healing power
Written by CHERRY JOY D. GARMA posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, May 16th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, May 16 (PIA) – A green haven in Ilocos Norte awaits people longing for the healing power of nature as shield to the scorching heat this summer. The newly-opened park in the town of ...

Fallen BJMP guard tells no tale but CCTV footage shows it all
Written by (jrg/ga/jg/kl/rj/rs) posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, May 14–A city jail guard of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology was gunned down allegedly by a van-riding man in front of a gasoline station at Brgy. 2, this city last ...

Laoag wins title as 2013 cleanest, safest, greenest city in Region 1
Written by FREDDIE G. LAZARO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, May 9th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, May 9 – This city has bested other component cities in Ilocos region and romped away with the title as the 2013 Cleanest, Safest, and Greenest City in Region 1. The Regional Development Council ...

Laoageños warned on Mers-Cov carrier
Report that a victim from UAE had entered Ilocos Norte is unconfirmed, says Dr. Mateo
Written by CHERRY JOY S. DISCAYA posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, May 9th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, May 9 – City officials have sounded an alarm to all residents here to be on the lookout for any carriers of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus (MERS-Cov). City Administrator Perry Martinez said ...

It took 17 years to build the Bangui market –Cimatu
Written by CHERRY JOY D. GARMA posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, May 4th, 2014

BANGUI, Ilocos Norte, May 4 – After nearly two decades, market goers and merchants could now enjoy a bigger and wider public market after it became fully operational following its opening late last month. The new ...

Good services to all tourists urged
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Sunday, May 4th, 2014

Gov. Imee Marcos has asked stakeholders to render a first-rate service to all domestic and foreign tourists who are visiting Ilocos Norte. In a recent meeting, Governor Marcos had requested the local hotel and beach resort ...

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