Archive for May 20, 2012


Acting Mayor Belen Fernandez listens as Waste Management Division’s (WMD) Teddy Villamil explains during the dialogue held between the WMD and the residents of Brgy. Bonuan Boquig on the issue of the questionable garbage dumping at two private lots in the area. (Photo by Mitz Cresencio)

May 20, 2012 at 9:51 pm Leave a comment

PRESIDENT AQUINO ASKED: Order crackdown on smuggling

THE hog growers called on the government to mount a crackdown on the smuggling syndicate after some 87 million kilograms of imported pork illegally entered into the country and flooded the wet markets last year, resulting in the killing of 20 percent of the backyard industry.

Abono chairman and Swine Development Council director Rosendo So demanded that the Department of Agriculture and the Bureau of Customs immediately purge the list of importers after he said the council found that only 14 percent or 15.03 million of 102.14 million kilos of offals were legitimate importation.

“The rest of the 86 percent or 87 million kilos of purportedly offals that flooded the wet markets in 2011 magically turned into prime cuts of pork and were passed off as fresh meat,” So stressed.

Citing records culled from the DA and the BoC, copy of which obtained by SDC, So said of the 142 accredited meat importers, only 29 firms are meat processors and 2 meat integrators that were duly permitted to import offals. (more…)

May 20, 2012 at 9:48 pm Leave a comment

Umingan’s village chair gunned down

Umingan’s village chair gunned down
Erwin dela Rosa

UMINGAN – A barangay chairman here was shot by an unidentified gunman who was riding on a motorcycle at one pm of May 18. (more…)

May 20, 2012 at 9:40 pm Leave a comment

Murder suspect charged in court, still at large

‘We will leave no stone
unturned in the pursuit
of justice for the victims
ALAMINOS CITY—Three counts of murder has now been filed in court against Aaron Mansongayan, a Muslim, for allegedly shooting to death, last May 14, three teenagers in barangay Bisocol here.
Supt.Rolie Saltat said that the case, which was filed on May 16 by the families of the victims at the city prosecutor’s office, is strong enough to secure a conviction of Mansongayan, who, however, as of press time, is still at large. (more…)

May 20, 2012 at 9:36 pm Leave a comment

CORTEZ: Estrella vs Primicias-Agabas

ESTRELLA VS. AGABAS! Opo, mukhang hindi na mapipigilan ang paghaharap ni Cong Conrad Estrella at Cong Marlyn Primicias-Agabas.

Hahaha…Mayor Nani Brganza ng Alaminos City, nakabalik na po ba kayo from abroad? Hindi pa po maghaharap si Cong Conrad at Cong Marlyn sa 2013 dahil ayaw pa nila at maiiwasan pa nila.

Ang pangarap ni Cong Conrad Estrella ay maging governor ng Pangasinan.

Ang pangarap ni Cong Marlyn Primicias-Agabas (Moving Pangasinan Ahead) ay maging governor ng Pangasinan.

Ang linyang Moving Pangasinan Ahead (MPA) ay makikita mo sa mga sasakyan na ipinamahagi niya sa 6th district.

Si Cong. Kimi Cojuangco ko po ay may website na habang si Cong Rachel Arenas ay may at si Manay gina De Venecia naman ay may

Re-elect ang plano ni Cong MPA para sa 2013 dahil takot siyang bumanga sa pader ni Gov. Espino.

For governor daw si Cong Conrad Estrella, pero sa 2016 pa dahil pababayaan pa nila si Gov Espino na tumakbo pra sa 3rd term.

May 20, 2012 at 9:26 pm Leave a comment

May 20, 2012 at 9:22 pm Leave a comment

EDITORIAL: If my guest does not want to have lunch with me…

What do you do if your distinguished guest does not want to have lunch with me?

First, I will ask myself why?

Of course there will be a lot of answers.

Second, what will I do with the food that I prepared for my distinguished guest? (more…)

May 20, 2012 at 9:16 pm Leave a comment

Estrella-Irrigation gives the farmers reason to plant

Brando Cortez

SAN NICOLAS-Irrigation projects meant to carry water from the re-regulating pond at the San Roque Dam are now in full blast to meet the government’s rice self sufficiency program.

It was during last year’s budget hearing when Abono Party-list Rep. Robert Raymund M. Estrella Jr. and chairman Rosendo So lobbied for the national government to fund irrigation projects in eastern Pangasinan to take advantage of the water that will be impounded by the re-regulating pond. (more…)

May 20, 2012 at 9:14 pm Leave a comment

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