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FIL-AM BROTHERS

By | Overseas

FIL-AM BROTHERS Jacob and Andrew Nordhagen, grandsons of Florence and Geri Fernandez of Sta. Barbara, achieved perfect scores in their ACT separately in Spokane County in Washington, USA. Two million students take the test nationwide and getting a perfect score has been rare, and for both to earn perfect scores in…

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BONUAN’S PRIDE

By | News, Overseas, Punch Gallery

BONUAN’S PRIDE. Bonuan which is popularly known as the source of Dagupan bangus, is also the birthplace of some native sons who have made good in the United States.  Among them is Jeson Retumalta who recently graduated with a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University Of San Jose, California….

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Cousins making waves across the Pacific

By | News, Overseas

MALEN Bernadette Bustria Bernardo Pilon and Sabel Bustria Braganza have roots in Dagupan because their mothers are sisters. But each one is living her own dream making waves from either side of the Pacific.  Malen lives in Dagupan City while Sabel lives in Los Angeles, California. Early this week, both…

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VALEDICTORIAN

By | News, Overseas

VALEDICTORIAN: Alexandra Miyoshi graduated at the top of her class at Christ the King School recently. The 14-year old is the only child of single parent Teresa Miyoshi, a registered nurse who works at the Cedar Sinai Hospital in Beverly Hills. She was admitted at the Immaculate Heart Catholic School…

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Not boredom alone

By | News, Overseas

The recently launched project of Region I Director Malcom Garma of the Department of Education is like an unfinished dissertation, subject to a review. Aptly called Happy Schools Movement, it’s Garma’s brainchild to solve the student’s habit of leaving the school before finishing  the course. While regional directors enjoy some…

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Kids First earns another feather

By | News, Overseas

LOS ANGELES, California – For the fourth time, Kids First Family Day Care has produced another valedictorian this school year.  The current honoree is Alexa Miyoshi Yambao who recently graduated at the top of her class at the Christ the King School.  The other three valedictorians who preceded Alexa are…

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Barrio boys who made good

By | News, Overseas

         LOS ANGELES, California – A 25-year old engineer who pursued a 2-year post graduate study in Energy Science and Technology at the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Switzerland will graduate next month.         David Roman Espiritu-Kayanan is the only Filipino in his class. The school…

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