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Angel Castillo

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Angel graduated with a bachelor's degree in Journalism from the University of the Philippines Baguio. As the youngest on the team, he writes on mental health and well being, and the millennial’s point of view.
22 09, 2021

Barangays tapped for district-wide COVID-19 patient transport

By |2021-09-22T13:41:13+00:00September 22, 2021|News|0 Comments

FOUR barangays have been tapped by the City Health Services Office (CHSO) to provide transportation for COVID-19 patients in augmentation of the city’s strained patient transport capabilities. Barangays Trancoville, Pacdal, Gibraltar, and Burnham-Legarda have provided vehicles earmarked for the transportation of asymptomatic COVID-19 patients for their respective districts, but City [...]

22 09, 2021

Council orders suspension of market stall awarding

By |2021-09-22T13:37:05+00:00September 22, 2021|Business, News|0 Comments

THE Baguio City Council has ordered the Baguio City Market Authority (BCMA) and City Treasury Office to temporarily suspend all bidding for and awarding of market stall contracts in light of the recently-passed market amnesty ordinance. The resolution to hold in abeyance was issued following the approval on third and [...]

18 09, 2021

Kaltimex completely out as council ends contract

By |2021-09-18T07:23:03+00:00September 18, 2021|News|0 Comments

THE Baguio City Council has finally put an end to the memorandum of agreement (MOA) between Kaltimex Energy Philippines Inc., and the City Government after three years. In 2018, the city under then-Mayor Mauricio Domogan sued Kaltimex for failure to comply with the MOA’s provisions and obligations.  In February of [...]

18 09, 2021

50 nurses to bolster city COVID efforts

By |2021-09-18T07:22:16+00:00September 18, 2021|Health, News|0 Comments

THE city is looking to bolster the healthcare capacity of its facilities by increasing bed capacity, as well as hiring more healthcare workers as personnel shortages threaten the city in light of increasing COVID-19 incidence. According to Baguio Mayor Benjamin Magalong, the city is currently working on a scheme to [...]

18 09, 2021

Magalong seeks stricter quarantine status for Baguio

By |2021-09-18T07:20:59+00:00September 18, 2021|News|0 Comments

BAGUIO Mayor Benjamin Magalong is calling for a stricter quarantine status for the city, citing the growing number of COVID-19 cases, including Delta variant cases in the locality. According to Magalong, a stricter quarantine classification and its heightened restrictions will be instrumental in facilitating more stringent measures to control the [...]

18 09, 2021

Sewage treatment plant rehab pegged at P2.9B

By |2021-09-18T07:19:32+00:00September 18, 2021|Green, Top Story|0 Comments

INITIAL estimated costs for the city’s planned sewage treatment plant (STP) and sewage network rehabilitation have been pegged at some P2.9 billion, according to the initial feasibility study by the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The company working with the ADB, Egis, revealed to the city council that the initial plans [...]

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