Category: Current Events

Hypocrisy and the lack of support to Filipino athletes

Victory has a hundred fathers but defeat is an orphan. John F. Kennedy Several Congressmen have filed House Resolutions that give recognition to Bince Rafael Operiano, the 9-year old Albayano chess prodigy who lorded the East Asian Chess tournament in Thailand. Bince bagged four medals and a trophy for being the champion of the tourney … Continue reading Hypocrisy and the lack of support to Filipino athletes

Bicolanos making name in sports

This last few weeks, three Bicolanos are raising the Uragon flag in not so-usual sports -- Robert Timbal for Surfboarding, Ludwig Hans Carizo for Figure Ice Skating, and Bince Rafael Operiano for Chess. Ludwig and Bince are 11 and 9 years old, respectively. Ludwig, whose parents are from Legazpi City and Rinconanda, bagged four golds … Continue reading Bicolanos making name in sports

Eastern Asia Chess Champion, 9 year-old Albayano

Albay’s newest chess prodigy, 9-year old Bince Rafael Operiano, bags the championship title in the 2022 Eastern Asia Youth Chess Championship in Bangkok Thailand over the weekend. Bince, a son of a security guard, hails from Barangay Busac, Oas and studies in San Isidro Elementary School. He is expected to be conferred a Chess Master … Continue reading Eastern Asia Chess Champion, 9 year-old Albayano

3 roads in Bicol not passable due to Paeng

The Department of Public Works and Highways announced that three roads in the Bicol Region have been damaged by Typhoon Paeng making them impassable. The District Engineers in concerned areas, however, are doing everything to repair the damaged roads. Affected roads are Albay West Coast Road, (K0491+000), Libon-Paclas Section; Daang Maharlika (K0363+100) Brgy. Tuaca Basud, … Continue reading 3 roads in Bicol not passable due to Paeng

25th Orgullo kan Bicol Trade Fair

Do you know that trade fairs and exhibits are not just marketing stunts but a window to the place and the organizations where they came from? I was first introduced to exhibits and trade fairs by Engr. Boy Lanuzo when he invited me to a cutflowers and orchids show. I did not only learn about … Continue reading 25th Orgullo kan Bicol Trade Fair

Pangadyi Kontra Brownout

Siisay nagsabing makaurag lang ang mga Albayano? May mga mauurag man. Mala ngani ta sa panahon na aandap-andap ang ilaw, may mga nakabilog pang pangadyion o rawit-dawit. Uni an saro sa mga ehemplo hale sa Facebook Page na APEC Memes Posting. PANGADYI KONTRA SA BROWNOUT O APEC na pasawayunKami saimong dangugonNakiki maherak kamiIlaw mi dae … Continue reading Pangadyi Kontra Brownout

Albay: Elected officials in the 2022 Elections

Do you know who the elected officials in the province of Albay are? Check down the list below. The list of winners are based on the Transparency Server of the Commission on Elections with 100% transmitted election returns. Provincial Level Governor: ROSAL, NOEL (KANP)Vice Governor:  LAGMAN, GREX (AKSYON) Congressman, First District: LAGMAN, EDCEL (LP) Congressman, Second District: SALCEDA, JOEY (PDPLBN) Congressman, Third District: CABREDO, FERNANDO (NUP) … Continue reading Albay: Elected officials in the 2022 Elections