Editorial November 22, 2020

Urgency for Department of Disaster Resiliency THE recent flood disaster in Cagayan and Isabela of catastrophic proportion this month, and in recent years in our own region, definitely and completely provide the urgency to create the Department of Disaster Resiliency and Emergency Management. Why it doesn’t seem so for our senators escapes us. It’s the […]

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Punchline

Town/city as COVID-19 epicenter By Ermin Garcia Jr.   THE reaction of Sison’s local government to our last week’s headline: “Sison is new epicenter of COVID-19 cases” brought to light important lessons in effectively managing the pandemic in communities. (Due to space constraints, we can only post the full text of the letter in our […]

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G Spot

Indak By Virginia Jasmin Pasalo   IN my early years in Quezon City, I leased a property for ten years at Teachers Village at the corner of Maginhawa and Mahabagin Streets. This was mainly because we were a big family and I had to find a place for my growing brothers and sisters who came […]

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Sports Eye

COVID-19 is softly killing world sports By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. COVID-19 already killed a million inhabitants of our planet, with the U.S., India and Brazil are topping the list, according to the latest report. Yes, the unseen disease is slowly obliterating the world’s economy, first and foremost are the third world countries, and until […]

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