Cabanatuan, Philippines Newswire

Cabanatuan, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Remains of World War II Soldier to Return to TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Clarksville Online

    Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam and Department of Veterans Services Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder recognize the service and sacrifice of United States Army Air Forces Private Evans Overbey of Elizabethton was serving with the 93rd Bombardment Squadron, 19th Bombardment Group during World War II. Overbey was reported to be captured in the fall of Corregidor.


  2. ToFarm fest to open with LVN classic, starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Manila Bulletin

    ToFarm Film Festival will surely make a big impression when it opens on July 13 with the screening of the award-winning LVN classic "Biyaya Ng Lupa." The melodrama, about a family of lanzones farmers, was directed by Manuel Silos and released in 1959.


  3. Vigilantes slay 14 drug pushers in N. EcijaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Manila Bulletin

    Suspected vigilantes are being tied by police to 14 drug suspects who turned up dead in Nueva Ecija from the time President Duterte waged his all-out war on crime and illegal drugs in the country. The latest deaths were reported in Cabanatuan City last Wednesday and police identified them as Macario Mamangon Ignacio, alias "Kayo," 45, of Purok Pag-Asa, Barangay Daan Sarile, and Jonathan Errna Atacador, 31, a tricycle driver and resident of Purok 1, Barangay Valle.


  4. Philippines begins to feel the effect of Duterte's war against crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 |

    MANILA: President Rodrigo Duterte's war against drugs is already being felt across the country and he has barely stepped into office. During his election campaign Duterte, who is known for his hardline stance against drugs, pledged to wipe out crime within six months of his administration and predicted that 100,000 wrongdoers would die when he orders a "shoot-to-kill" crackdown.


  5. Home at last - Corvallis Wwii Pow finally laid to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Bitterroot Star

    Ninety year old Alfred Simmons, first cousin to the deceased, placed the last of twenty-five roses on the casket, one for each year of the young soldier's life.


  6. Couple shot dead in front of childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    A couple was shot dead by four unidentified gunmen in front of their three children in Talavera, Nueva Ecija Friday afternoon. PO3 Marvin V. Verde said the shooting incident happened on June 10 at about 3:30 in the afternoon along the municipal road, Purok 4, Barangay Marcos District, Talavera, Nueva Ecija.


  7. Pope names new auxiliary bishop for Lingayen-DagupanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    The Holy Father Pope Francis has appointed Monsignor Elmer Mangalinao as the new auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Lingayen- Dagupan in Pangasinan. The pontiff made the announcement at 12 noon on Tuesday, May 31, at the Vatican.


  8. Pope appoints Lingayen-Dagupan auxiliary bishopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Sun-Star

    AFTER being vacant for four years, Pope Francis has appointed the new Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan. According to an article posted on the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines , the archdiocese has been without an auxiliary bishop since December 2012 after Renato Mayugba was installed bishop of Laoag.


  9. POW memorial gets new stone monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    A Garden of Hope Memorial dedicated to American military servicemen and women held as prisoners of war got a rededication Friday. Three local military veterans organizations and a funeral home will hold four separate Memorial Day services Sunday and Monday in Texarkana.


  10. NGCP raises new ROW concern in Luzon gridRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    Transmission firm National Grid Corporation of the Philippines is hobbled with another right-of-way concern on deliberately planted trees and claimed that this is now a threat to Luzon power grid. In a statement to the media, the firm noted that "despite repeated efforts to negotiate with landownersa NGCP was denied entry into the property to trim intentionally planted trees underneath transmission facilities."


  11. A pilgrimage via door of mercyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Sun-Star

    FATHER Benedict Marlon Ma. Cruz, the Marian Missionaries of the Holy Cross Pastoral Director, and the Youth for Mary and Christ animators led by Jeannipher Vasquez, organized a pilgrimage via the door of mercy on April 25 to 30. They were joined by two brother seminarians and four faculty/staff members of the Mater Dei College, including this writer.


  12. Thousands of careers up in Labor Day job fairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Sun-Star

    As many as 30,000 local and overseas job opportunities will be up for grabs in this year's Labor Day Job Fairs in Central Luzon. This was disclosed by Department of Labor and Employment Central Luzon Central Luzon Director Ana Dione who said that the annual May 1 job fairs aim to address unemployment, underemployment and jobs mismatch.


  13. Labor Day fairs to offer 46,000 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    Laoag City, Ilocos Norte/CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga - No less than 46,000 job opportunities will be offered in the simultaneous job fairs in Northern and Central Luzon to highlight the nationwide observance of the 114th Labor Day on Sunday, the Department of Labor and Employment revealed yesterday. DOLE-Region 1 Director Grace Ursua said that over a hundred local and overseas employers have confirmed their participation in the simultaneous Labor Day job fairs in the Northern Luzon set in Lingayen, Calasiao, and Rosales, all in Pangasinan; and in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte.


  14. DA hosts training seminar for womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Sun-Star

    The Department of Agriculture , in cooperation with Rural Improvement Club, conducted a "Training Seminar on Vermicast Production, Processing Vermi Tea and Fish Processing and Production" the other day at Agri- Pinoy Trading Center, Caalibangbanganan, Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija. Organized by RIC, the event aims to provide trainings for women farmers that would be beneficial for their livelihood projects.


  15. Suspected gun-for-hire nabbed while shadowing mayor's campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sun-Star

    A suspected gun-for-hire and his companion were nabbed while allegedly trailing on board a motorcycle the group of Mayor Rebecca Saldivar while campaigning house-to-house in Barangay Bensican, San Nicolas, at 9:15 a.m. Saturday . The arrest came after supporters of Saldivar noticed two suspicious looking persons on board a Yamaha R6 Big Bike that was roaming around the vicinity of Barangay Bensican where the mayor and her companion were campaigning.


  16. April's flag honors Pvt. Joseph Zuber, Amy Air Corps POWRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 |

    ... age 22, after succumbing to starvation and dysentery while being held as a prisoner of war at Camp Cabanatuan, Philippines, after surviving the Bataan Death March and POW Camp O'Donnell. He was awarded the American Campaign Medal, the World War II ...


  17. Amy Donaldson: Bataan Memorial March, survivor stories remind us to remember military sacrificesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | Deseret News

    I decided to keep my eyes just a few feet in front of me. Looking up at the hill I had yet to conquer was just too discouraging.


  18. 'The Great Raid' movie review: True WWII rescue mission with 1940s retro feelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 |

    Director John Dahl's "The Great Raid" is a World War II film that is in turns an old-fashioned war movie and a realistic depiction of a military action that actually took place. Written by Carlo Bernard and Doug Miro, "The Great Raid" depicts a successful U.S.-Filipino raid in early 1945 on a Japanese prisoner of war camp to free 500 American survivors of 1942's infamous Bataan Death March.


  19. Fighting violence against womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | United Methodist Church

    Some 200 faculty and students of Wesleyan University-Philippines in Cabanatuan City joined the One Billion Rising movement to fight violence against women. Faculty and students of Wesleyan University-Philippines in Cabanatuan City join the dance revolution to fight violence against women in observance of International Women's Day.


  20. Philippines' SM Prime reports 54% YOY net income jump in FY'15Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2016 | SNL Financial

    The Philippines-based conglomerate reported a 14% year-over-year increase in 2015 recurring net income at 20.9 billion pesos. Its housing group's net income increased 8% to 5.1 billion pesos from 4.7 billion pesos in 2014.