STL in Pangasinan hopes to eradicate illegal jueteng

URDANETA CITY—The Small Town Lottery (STL) operation in Pangasinan hopes to finally eradicate the jueteng, the old yet popular illegal numbers’ game that survived numerous attempts by government and church to stop it. Lyn Ang, representative of Golden Go Rapid Gaming Corporation, the lone franchisee of STL in Pangasinan, told local newsmen that their operation […]

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Rehabilitated drug-users endorsed to city hall for jobs

THE members of the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) asked the city government to give self-confessed drug personalities who completed rehabilitation program the highest priority for opportunity to be employed in the city’s infrastructure projects being implemented. The recommendation was contained in a resolution authored by Councilor Dennis Canto. It said that some of the 1,300 drug […]

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SP alarmed by garbage dumping along Baywalk

AS always, everyone points to everyone to be blamed but themselves when push comes to shove. This was the case when the Sangguniang Panlalawigan conducted its inquiry in aid of legislation last week on the reported dumping of garbage along the Lingayen-Binmaley Baywalk project. Present at the inquiry were the barangay chairmen of Lingayen’s Maniboc, […]

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Earthquake-resilient school buildings to rise in Pangasinan

A TOTAL of 546 classrooms costing seventy percent of the P400 million budget allocated in 2016 have been completed and delivered by the 2nd and 4th Engineering Districts in Pangasinan. DPWH District Engineer Rodolfo Dion said the classrooms are already occupied by Junior and Senior High School students of the second and fourth districts. While […]

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Archdiocese’s 2nd synod offers ‘communio’ as alternative

DAGUPAN CITY— The clergy of Lingayen-Dagupan Archdiocese, including the faithful from various sectors, celebrated their synod, assembly, under the grieving shadow of the more than 13,000 countrymen who have been killed in the anti-drug campaign. This was pointed out by Archbishop Socrates Villegas in his post-synodal message issued on September 9 that was read in […]

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