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CSC on its 114th anniversary

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Sept 2 (PNA) — The Civil Service Commission (CSC) is celebrating its 114th founding anniversary this year with the theme: “Tapat na Serbisyo Alay ko, Dahil Lingkod Bayani…

Health exec lauds LDS Church for support to anti-measles drive

TACLOBAN CITY, Sept 2 (PNA) — Health Assistant Secretary Paulynn Jean B. Rosell-Ubial lauded The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS) for its contribution to the nationwide measles…

Dumaguete LGU to launch Anti-Drug Summit in October

DUMAGUETE CITY, Sept. 2 (PNA) – The city government of Dumaguete will launch a two-day Anti-Drug Summit in October through the Dumaguete City Anti-Drug Abuse Council (DCADAC) in cooperation with…

Stakeholders sign covenant for lasting peace in Leyte

TACLOBAN CITY, Sept 2 (PNA) — Members of the Leyte Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPPOC) and other stakeholders expressed their commitment to achieve lasting peace in the province by…

24,000 children set to be vaccinated in Dagupan

DAGUPAN CITY, Sept. 2 (PNA) — Mayor Belen T. Fernandez led the launching on Tuesday of the “Ligtas sa Tigdas” campaign here aiming to immunize some 24,000 children in 31…

DepEd to build library hub in Dagupan to develop students’ reading habits

DAGUPAN CITY, Sept. 1 (PNA) — A Department of Education reading hub is up for construction here starting the first quarter of 2015 in a bid to bring back to…

Davao Region has now five Bahay Pagasa for CICL

DAVAO CITY, Sept. 1 (PNA) — With the completion of the newest Bahay Pagasa in Poblacion, New Corella in Davao Del Norte, the region has now a total of five…

Baguio celebrates 105th Charter Anniversary

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 1 (PNA) — Baguio City celebrated its 105th Charter Day anniversary Monday with a theme, “Shared responsibilities, duties and resources for a vibrant Baguio”. The Baguio Day…

Bicol is pilot area for foreign-funded rabies-elimination project

LEGAZPI CITY, Sept. 1 (PNA) — At least four provinces of the Bicol region have been chosen as pilot areas for a rabies-elimination project funded by the Australian government with…

Panglao mayor signs salvage zone order

By Angeline Valencia TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, Aug. 30 (PNA) — Prodded by political, the municipal administration marked Panglao’s fiesta celebration with the signing of a landmark executive order, enforcing the…

PAL to welcome final Boeing 747 aircraft flight at NAIA-2 on Monday

By Azer N. Parrocha MANILA, Aug. 31 (PNA) — Philippine Airlines (PAL) is set to welcome the final arrival flight of its flagship aircraft — the Boeing 747-400 — at…

Lucena police round up, and rescue streetchildren

By Belinda M. Otordoz LUCENA CITY, Quezon Aug 30 (PNA) – A team from Lucena City Police Station led by P/Senior Inspector Elena Eleazar, chief of Women and Children’s Protection…

13,000 teachers gather in Quezon for Annual Teacher’s Convention

By Belinda M. Otordoz LUCENA CITY, Quezon Aug 30 (PNA) – More than 13,000 public schools teachers gathered Thursday and Friday at the Quezon Convention Center in this city for…

Bohol gets youth rehab center

By Angeline Valencia TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, Aug. 30 (PNA) — Years had passed since the start of the implementation of the Juvenile Justice law in the middle of 2006, but…

Mayor Romualdez expresses gratitude to SM Foundation for newly reconstructed hospital

By Caryl Vivien S. Tomanda TACLOBAN CITY Aug 31 (PNA) – City Mayor Alfred S. Romualdez thanked the SM Foundation for renovating and refurbishing the Tacloban City Hospital. Romualdez said…