Pampanga commemorates 126th PH Independence Day

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – In honor of the Filipinos who sacrificed their lives for the nation’s freedom from colonial rule, Gov. Dennis “Delta” Pineda led the flag-raising and wreath-laying ceremonies marking the 126th anniversary of Philippine Independence at the Capitol Grounds here. The governor, along with PNP provincial office director Col. Levi Hope Basilio […]

Chinese involved in kidnapping nabbed in Zambales

SUBIC, Zambales — A Chinese national involved in a kidnapping incident in Makati City was arrested by operatives of the Subic Municipal Police Station while in a dragnet operation along the Govic Highway, Barangay Calapacuan here June 10 evening.  Report said the policemen flagged down one white BMW SUV with plate number CBD 9678 for […]

Barangay captain, driver killed in San Fernando City; Mayor Caluag orders thorough probe

Mayor Vilma Balle-Caluag of San Fernando City, Pampanga has ordered the concerned authorities to conduct a thorough investigation into the killing of a barangay chairman and his driver. Citing initial reports, the City Information Office (CIO) said San Pedro Barangay Captain Mat Ryan “Gazin” Dela Cruz and his driver Henry Aquino were shot dead at […]

Lazatin admin, college students plant trees at Angeles City watershed

The Angeles City government, under the leadership of Mayor Carmelo Lazatin Jr., and the City College of Angeles students have conducted a tree planting activity at the city watershed in Barangay Sapangbato. The activity on Tuesday, June 11, spearheaded by the City Environment and Natural Resources, was part of the city government’s efforts to reforest […]

‘Pustura’ fashion show features creation of 24 Central Luzon designers

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga (PIA) — The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) featured the creation of about 24 designers from various provinces of Central Luzon during the “Pustura” fashion show. The event seeks to support individuals and groups who have livelihoods or jobs in this domain of the creative industry. DTI OIC-Regional Director Brigida Pili […]

CDC, PLDT Clarktel, Smart partner to enhance connectivity for MICECON 2024

CLARK FREEPORT— The Clark Development Corporation (CDC), PLDT Clarktel, and Smart Communications have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to improve internet connectivity and services for the upcoming Meetings, Incentives, Conventions, and Exhibitions Conference (MICECON) Clark 2024. CDC President and CEO Atty. Agnes VST Devanadera, PLDT Clarktel President John Gonzales, and Smart Communications First Vice […]

PhilHealth awards Reel-Making and Digital Poster Making winners

PhilHealth Region III conducted its awarding ceremony for the Reel-Making and Digital Poster Making Competition at the Queen Pia’s Place, City of San Fernando, Pampanga on June 7. Students and schools in Central Luzon participated in the competition and expressed their creativity to communicate the PhilHealth programs, benefits, and services through reels (short videos) and digital […]

DENR called out to assess capability of alternative landfills

CLARK FREEPORT – Two local government units have called out the Department of Environment and Natural Resources to determine the capabilities of sanitary landfills proffered by the Bases Conversion Development Authority as alternatives to the Kalangitan Sanitary Landfill facing cessation of operations this coming October. In a statement to media over the weekend, City of […]

No looming garbage crisis in Luzon–Lorenzana

Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) Chairman Delfin N. Lorenzana allayed fears of a looming garbage crisis in Central Luzon, pointing out the presence of three operational facilities that may serve as alternatives once the contract for the operations of the Kalangitan sanitary landfill in Capas, Tarlac expires. During an interview with Net25, Chairman Lorenzana said […]