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Holiday influx prompts Go to renew call for creation of OFW department

Holiday influx prompts Go to renew call for creation of OFW department

As many Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) continue to arrive in the country to be with their families during the Christmas season, former Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “...

Lifestyle

Not all gay men, lesbians are transgenders

Not all gay men, lesbians are transgenders

By LM Villanueva I got hurt and annoyed when neighbors my age sarcastically screamed and call a gay person and make fun of them. I am a straight and decent acting gay but do not publicly ...

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NEWSPIX: Surigao Sur district jail inmates, personnel undergo drug tests

About 138 inmates and 21 personnel of a district jail in Surigao del Sur on Thursday underwent drug testing, a day after authorities found several contraband items, including at least 8 sachets...

NEWSPIX: Motorcycle driver caught for selling drugs flashes smile like grinning emoticon

A motorcycle driver flashed a wide smile for the camera after being arrested  in a drug buy-bust operation in Butuan City on Saturday. Hilario Alsola, 43, was caught by members of the Police...

NEWSPIX: A year after big quake, Surigao airport rehab still hanging

Surigao City officials called on the Department of Transportation (DOTr) to fast-track the rehabilitation and expansion of the Surigao City Airport which was damaged when the city was struck by...

NEWSPIX: Surigao City all set for Bonok-Bonok Festival

All is set for the 2018 “Bonok-Bonok Maradjaw Karadjaw Festival”, a colorful ethnic dancing event denoting Surigao City’s yearly party festivity which is celebrated on Sept. 9. At least 18 g...

  • NEWSPIX: Surigao Sur district jail inmates, personnel undergo drug tests
  • NEWSPIX: Motorcycle driver caught for selling drugs flashes smile like grinning emoticon
  • NEWSPIX: A year after big quake, Surigao airport rehab still hanging
  • NEWSPIX: Surigao City all set for Bonok-Bonok Festival

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Tourism

Sleeping atop a volcano’s crater, a mountaineer never forgets

Sleeping atop a volcano’s crater, a mountaineer never forgets

By Ramon Jorge Sarabosing I was 19 years old when I climbed Mt. Hibok-Hibok in Camiguin Island in 1981. It was my first climb ever and I told myself I would never do it again. One year af...

Arts and Culture

Catague, Torralba, Gresos together hold much-awaited art exhibit Dec. 1-16

Catague, Torralba, Gresos together hold much-awaited art exhibit Dec. 1-16

By RJS Dynamic variety but of the same roots and authenticity summed up Butuan's top trail-blazing visual artists exhibition, "Into the Roots" slated to open at 6 p.m. at Robinsons Place Butuan 3rd floor, (near the cinema lobby) on December...

Sectoral Concern

Cabadbaran City Hall’s dazzling Christmas colors

Cabadbaran City Hall’s dazzling Christmas colors

By RJS Trust Cabadbaranons' creative spirit to transform their City Hall into an impressive Christmas village in itself. Every hallways leading to the offices and nearly all nooks and corners and the offices themselves are embellished wi...


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