Revilla cautions Congress on penalty for young offenders

EDUCATION, NOT IMPRISONMENT MANGALDAN—Former senator Ramon ‘Bong” Revilla Jr. said the move to lower the threshold age for criminal liability must be tackled with extra caution because of the trauma that the child will likely experience while in detention. Revilla, who was acquitted last month by the Sandiganbayan of plunder over pork barrel scam case, told local […]

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Espino cites nat’l awards, board topnotchers, int’l winners

LINGAYEN— Last week’s flag ceremony of the provincial government at the Capitol Plaza was another special occasion for Gov. Amado Espino III. Espino took the occasion to cite a new set of national awards earned by the provincial government, and as well as the young Pangasinenses who excelled in board exams, and international beauty searches. National […]

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Pangasinan stude tops 1st Bible Quiz nat’l finals

LINGAYEN — Jireh A. Ceralde, a Pangasinense, outperformed 20 other participants during the debut of the country-wide bible quiz bee national finals to emerge as the quiz champion. The first-ever Philippine Bible Quiz Bee, hosted and sponsored by the provincial government, gathered finalists across the country held at the Sison Auditorium on January 15. Ceralde, […]

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COMMEMORATIVE STAMPS

COMMEMORATIVE STAMPS — Dr. Vivencio Villaflor, Jr. turns over his personal collection of General Douglas MacArthur’s commemorative stamps to the city government through Mayor Belen Fernandez on the occasion of the 74th MacArthur Landing Anniversary Celebration held at Virgen Milagros Compound in Bonuan Gueset on January 9. At the turnover are (from left to right) Dr. […]

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