ERNIE B. ESCONDE

By
0

BALANGA CITY, Bataan: A former close-in security of the former mayor of Pilar, Bataan was shot dead at about 12 noon on Monday in Barangay Poblacion here by a gunman back riding a motorcycle. Doctors at Saint Joseph Hospital declared Crispin Artuz, 54, dead on arrival from five gunshot wounds…

By
0

ORION, Bataan: The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) released more than P1.6 million additional cash grant for livelihood projects of 82 women beneficiaries of Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) here. Mayor Antonio Raymundo turned over checks worth P20,000 each to 61 women who will go into dressmaking while…

By
0

BAGAC, Bataan: What could have been a fun summer activity turned tragic when two excursionists from Pampanga died and 16 others injured in a road accident here Saturday. A passenger jeepney carrying 17 people turned turtle and landed upside down on a hilly portion here. Police Senior Insp. Albert Manabat,…

By
0

LIMAY, Bataan: Two suspected drug dealers were killed after they allegedly engaged policemen in a gunfight during a buy-bust operation here on Thursday night. Senior Supt. Benjamin Silo, Jr., Bataan police director, said suspect “Rey” and his unidentified companion escaped, sensing that they were dealing with a poseur-buyer. They were…

By
0

PILAR, Bataan: A 103-year old woman on Sunday serenaded her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren with songs of her childhood as they greeted her on Mother’s Day at her residence here. Teodora Baluyot, a widow, will celebrate her 103rd birthday on May 16. She has eight children, seven of whom…

By
0

FÁTIMA, Portugal: Two young shepherds who had visions of the Virgin Mary 100 years ago in Fatima, a Portuguese site that is now a global draw for pilgrims, were declared saints Saturday by Pope Francis. Catholic faithful from all over the world cheered, filling a giant, 400,000-capacity, esplanade that faces…

By
0

BALANGA CITY: Bataan Bishop Ruperto Santos on Saturday called for a stop to the construction of additional power plants in the province that use fossil fuels like coal and petroleum products citing the severe impact on the environment. The call was made through a pastoral letter which is to be…

By
0

ORION, Bataan: A ferry boat expected to make travel time at 45 minutes from Bataan to Metro Manila via the Manila Bay made its test run on Tuesday in preparation for the resumption of ferry service here that was stopped six years ago. Magic Leaf Marine Logistics Corp. president Goody…

By
0

BALANGA CITY: The Catholic bishop of Bataan on Wednesday said he favors President Rodrigo Duterte accepting the invitation of President Donald Trump for a state visit to America. Bishop Ruperto Santos of the Diocese of Balanga considered the visit of Duterte as a personal and privileged opportunity to appeal in…

By
0

BALANGA City: The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines- Episcopal Commission on Migrants and Itinerant People (CBCP-ECMI) on Friday asked for full accounting of the airport terminal fee of  P550 collected from each departing overseas Filipino worker (OFW). “How much has been refunded and where and how much is not…

1 2 3 9