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I am my brother’s keeper

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By Gonzalo Duque    I CITED Barangay Captain Sidney Lomboy of Tapuac as a different breed of barangay captain in my last week’s column. I was proud of him. However, I inadvertently omitted to cite others who also received commendations for their outstanding performances as barangay captains, particularly, one special barangay…

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I am my brother’s keeper

The daydreaming clown-cilors

By | Out of the fire

By Gonzalo Duque   OUR school, Lyceum Northwestern University, was established by my parents, Dr. Francisco Q. Duque and Mrs. Florencia T. Duque, in the late 1960s, then a college, located at our Polyclinic Hospital fronting the Dagupan City Plaza. When our enrollment was already growing, my parents decided to transfer…

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The daydreaming clown-cilors

By April 8, 2024Out of the fire

Palm Sunday today

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By Gonzalo Duque    PALM Sunday is the day when Catholics go to mass and bring with them fronds of coconut or palm tree inside the church and ask the priest to bless these in observance of the old tradition centuries back. This tradition reenacts the triumphal entry into Jerusalem…

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Palm Sunday today

By March 30, 2024Out of the fire