After the so called “Toll fee for imported hogs put up by Mayor Dominic Valera”, I’ve been bomarded with emails asking about Balikbayan boxes being delivered in Abra are also being stopped at a checkpoint. Abrenian Expats are now worried the packages sent to their families specially during the holidays.
BANGUED,ABRA–Maysa nga EXECUTIVE ORDER iti pinirmaan ni Mayor Dominic B Valera para ti pannaka singir ti maikanatad a bayad ti tungal baboy (hog) a maiserrek iti uneg ti ili ti Bangued nga agapu iti sabali a lugar wenno probincia.
Winning Candidates of Bangued (source: Abra Elections 2013 FaceBook) 1. Zone 1 – Mae Acosta – unopposed, brgy capt-elect 2. Zone 2 – Amado Acosta – brgy capt-elect 3. Zone 3 – Ednus Sequerra – brgy. capt-elect 4. Zone 4 – Mark Seares – re-elected 5. Zone 5 – Mila Valera – unopposed, brgy. capt-elect … Continue reading
By Artemio A. Dumlao (abrenian.com) Bangued, Abra (October 16, 2013) — The “health” of ailing Abra Electric Cooperative (Abreco), hounded by fiscal woes in the past, has shown considerable improvement. After undergoing its rehabilitation plan since February, Abreco was able to reverse it financial deficit from an average net loss of 4.9 million monthly pre-rehabilitation … Continue reading
Three months after the gruesome murder of Dr. and Mrs. Mario Valera, the gunman finally admits to the killings. The question remains, who ordered the killing? —————————- By Raymund Catindig, Charlie Lagasca (The Philippine Star) MANILA, Philippines – A man who confessed last month to killing Abra congressman Luis Bersamin in 2006 has also admitted … Continue reading
By Artemio Dumlao (philstar.com) LA Trinidad, Benguet – Motorcycle-riding assassins struck again Sunday afternoon killing an Abra provincial capitol employee.
by Maritess B. Beñas / PIA BANGUED, Abra – The Department of Trade and Industry headed by Provincial Director Arell Bañez issued a consumer alert to Overseas Filipino Workers and their dependents to be more cautious in sending their balikbayan boxes.
Mayor Dominic Valera, on his posting in his PUBLIC FaceBook Account “Asenso Abra” said: “I will inspire the people of Bangued to dream more, learn more, do more and become more. I will instill in you a hope for success and a belief in yourselves. The pessimists complain about the wind. The optimists expect it … Continue reading
Here’s a report from GMA News Ilocos about a woman inmate allegely raped inside the Abra Provincial Jail. The suspected rapist is former Jail Guard Marvin “Wanbol” Bersamin and his accomplice Jail Guard Emmanuel Guzman. According to the report, “Precy” (not her real name) was raped inside her cell’s bathroom. She said that she could … Continue reading
By Artemio Dumlao (The Philippine Star) BAGUIO CITY , Philippines – Cityhood for Bangued, Abra’s capital, is being given a push in the 16th Congress.