Puto Itum

Puto Itum Did you know that Samar cultivates black glutinous rice? Dark grains are soaked in water, followed by grinding. The rice paste is mixed with a generous amount of freshly squeezed coconut cream and sugar, and placed in a mold for steaming. The result is a glistening shade of gray with speckles of dark … Read more

Kurukud ha Anahaw

Kurukud ha Anahaw This is a type of suman in Samar wrapped in anahaw. The freshly cut leaves are thoroughly cleaned and sundried before placing the trifecta of glutinous rice, coconut cream, and sugar. It comes with three varieties of sticky rice: white, black, and a combination of both. The black grains are nutty and … Read more

Labo Shrew-Rat

Labo Shrew-Rat ONLY IN MT. LABO For our Bicol Biodiversity, we give you another reason to be proud of our country‚Äôs natural history. Did you know that there is a species of rat found ONLY IN MT. LABO? From 2006 to 2008, a team of researchers, including the late Bicolano biologist Danilo Balete collected a … Read more

Manuel Conde

Manuel Conde (October 9, 1915 – August 11, 1985) Remembering the life and works of National Artist for Film Manuel Conde on his 37th death anniversary. Born Manuel Pabustan Urbano, he indigenized and developed cinema by assigning it a history and culture of its own; revitalizing folk culture with urgent issues; depicting and critiquing Filipino … Read more

Hotline Numbers of OWWA Regional Welfare Office 3

Hotline Numbers of OWWA Regional Welfare Office 3 Aurora: +63 956 692 4357FB Page: OWWA BPBH AURORA Bulacan:+63 956 692 4354FB Page: OWWA BPBH BULACAN Bataan:+63 956 692 4331FB Page: OWWA BPBH BATAAN Nueva Ecija:+63 956 692 4323FB Page: OWWA BPBH NUEVA ECIJA Pampanga:+63 956 6924353FB Page: OWWA BPBH PAMPANGA Tarlac:+63 956 692 4356FB Page: … Read more