Punchline

Mayor Belen is mom to city’s children  By Ermin Garcia Jr. GREAT things are continuing to happen in Dagupan City. The city government finally earned the coveted Presidential Award forChild-Friendly Municipalities and Cities (PACFMC) this year after being cited as a national finalist and regional awardee for the past years! Take a bow, Mayor Belen […]

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G Spot

Men-in-waiting at Dunkin’  By Virginia Jasmin Pasalo EAGER to enjoy the newly-baked bread I bought from BreadTalk, I proceeded to Dunkin Donuts for quick coffee and gather stories. All the tables were taken, a young man entrenched himself in the corner, reading his books. On two tables joined together were about six elderly men. Two […]

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Punchline

Let’s have ‘tokhang’ back By Ermin Garcia Jr.   LAST week, I posted a message on Facebook that I didn’t realize was a sentiment shared by thousands who either support the war on drugs or are simply concerned about the ongoing campaign. The post was shared more than 1Ik times. Permit me to share that […]

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Playing with Fire

Pogi sets tone for Christmas gaiety By Gonzalo Duque   THE Christmas spirit is slowly coming to town. It’s a welcome respite from the killjoy floods that almost spoiled our days. Aha, no. 1 beneficiary ng Christmas ay si Mayora Belen Fernandez. Why? Her name bespeaks it all! Belen kwanyo pa? *          *          *          * […]

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