Tandang Sora | Mother of the Philippine Revolution

Tandang Sora (Melchora Aquino) alone raised her six children and when the Katipunan was founded, she helped the members by taking care of them like her own children.   This is the reason for her arrest by the Spaniards. The Spaniards tortured her to extract information on the whereabouts of the KKK’s members but she never yielded and… Read More »

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Capt.Carlos R. Ruiz III is the new BRP Tarlac Commander

BRP Tarlac welcomes its new commander, Capt. Carlos R. Ruiz III.   Barko ng Republika ng Pilipinas (BRP) Tarlac LD601 welcomes its new commanding officer during the Change of Command Ceremony at Pier 13, South Harbor, Manila on November 05, 2018.   After 1 year and 7 months at the helm of BRP Tarlac LD601, Capt. Estelito B.… Read More »

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Philippine Sports Hall of Fame | Third Batch of Enshrinees

Known for their outstanding achievements and noble qualities in the history of Philippine sports and the world. Hail to the third batch of enshrinees for the Philippine Sports Hall of Fame.   Philippine Sports Hall of Fame Third Batch of Enshrinees Lydia De Vega Mercado – Athletics Rafael “Paeng” Nepomucenu – Bowling Ambrosio Padilla – Basketball Filomeno Codinera… Read More »

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Paranaque Integrated Terminal Exchange (PITX) Launched

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, together with DOTr Secretary Arthur Tugade, Megawide Chairman Edgar Saavedra and MWM Terminals President Louie Ferrer, officially launched the Paranaque Integrated Terminal Exchange (PITX).   President Duterte said, I am impressed. Proud ako na ginawa nila itong magandang structure. This will serve the Filipino people and that’s important. We just want to give our… Read More »

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Carlos “Botong” V. Francisco | National Artist for Painting

Today is the 106th birth anniversary of Carlos “Botong” V. Francisco, National Artist for Painting. Carlos “Botong” V. Francisco, national artist for painting was born on November 4, 1912 and passed away on March 31, 1969.   Carlos V. Francisco, the poet of Angono, single-handedly revived the forgotten art of mural and remained its most distinguished practitioner for… Read More »

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