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Disneyland Philippines?

PH Disneyland? P’Noy meets with Disney Execs ABS-CBN News Posted at 02/17/16 11:34 AM | Updated as of 02/17/16 6:00 PM MANILA – President Aquino met with executives of Walt Disney International Wednesday morning (Manila time) during his US visit as a participant in the US-ASEAN Summit in Sunnylands, California.Aquino discussed possible investment opportunities with […]

Calbayog City is Growing Again!

LOOK OUT, Soon to Open! I would be remiss if I fail to mention that Filipinos have their own way of appropriating words from the English dictionary and applying them as they understand English usage and sentence structure. In many cases, their use of English follows similar rules in Tagalog sentence composition. It is the […]

A Typhoon for Christmas!

Typhoon in 3… 2…1 Just when the Christmas celebrations here in the Philippines begin to ramp up, and the spirit of the season is upon everyone, Mother Nature decides to make an appearance and remind us all that Typhoon Season is only a synthetic, man-made “nomenclature” and that she remains in total control (along with […]

NBI Confirms Laglag Bala Scandal

Story courtesy of “The Maharlikan” online news portal: The National Bureau of Investigation has confirmed the syndicate behind the Laglag Bala scam which preys mainly on the elderly and departing OFWs involving various government personnel. Initial findings by agents of the National Bureau of Investigation reveal that some porters identify potential victims of the “tanim-bala” […]

Calbayog City Construction Updates

On a recent trip to town for groceries, I dropped off the wife and, since I had my camera with me, I thought it would be a good time to get some updated photos of the current major construction processes of some new shopping venues currently underway in Calbayog City. NOVO2 and the NOVOTEL The […]

Calbayog City Online Directory

Scouting Calbayog City When we visited Calbayog City in the Spring of 2012, we had already begun construction of our home a few years earlier. Now that it was crunch time and we needed to speed up finishing the house, we had a lot of questions. Where, what, how, and mostly a lot more where’s!  […]