Latest News for: Luzon living


Negros hog raisers opt to sell to Luzon

The Manila Times 19 Mar 2023
Hog suppliers in Negros Occidental province have chosen to transport live pigs to buyers in Luzon, particularly Metro Manila, after Cebu province banned the entry and passage of hogs and pork products into its ports going to the Eastern Visayas region ... live pigs to Metro Manila.

Eye on Taiwan, US-Philippines to stage largest-ever wargames

Asiatimes 16 Mar 2023
As many as 3,000 troops from the Philippine Army and the US Army Pacific took part in the Salaknib Exercise, first launched in 2014 and meaning “shield” in the northern Philippine language of Ilocano, in Fort Magsaysay in Central Luzon that had a particular emphasis on live-fire and artillery drills ... Photo. AFP ... Photo. AFP ... Missiles will rain upon us.

Philippine Heart Center annex to rise in Clark 

Manila Standard 11 Mar 2023
“With the world class highways and international airport, the Clark Freeport Zone is a gateway to Central Luzon ... With this, PHC Clark is seen to help bring the medical facility closer to the residents of Central and Northern Luzon which will also lead to save more lives.

Magalang farmers to get 310-ha. land

Manila Standard 08 Mar 2023
through Agrarian Reform Secretary Conrado Estrella III to provide farmers with agricultural lands to boost their economic lives. Arsenio James Ponce, DAR Central Luzon regional director, said the DAR would begin surveying the properties of PSAU so that they could immediately issue individual land titles to qualified farmer-beneficiaries ... ....

Mysterious Ancient Dwarf Hominid Was 31 Years Old When It Died

IFL Science 23 Feb 2023
A tiny ancient human that lived on Luzon Island in the Philippines over 50,000 years ago died at the age of 31, according to a new analysis of the specimen’s teeth ... luzonensis and Homo floresiensis – another island-dwelling miniature hominid that lived in Indonesia until about 50,000 years ago.

Sta. Rosa celebrates Sikhayan Festival

The Manila Times 22 Feb 2023
STA. ROSA, LAGUNA ... Sikhayan was derived from the words sikap at kabuhayan, which intends to celebrate and recognize the efforts of its residents ... Santa Rosa will be the best city to play in, do business in, and live in not only in South Luzon but in the whole of the Philippines," she said in her ending statement ... ....

Arcillas hails Sta. Rosa’s march toward becoming an industrial city

Manila Standard 19 Feb 2023
SANTA ROSA CITY LAGUNA –Mayor Arlene B ... Roy Tomandao ... The late Mayor Leon C ... “Let us all prove that the Lion City will keep on roaring and will keep on developing Santa Rosa will be the best city to play in, do business in and live in not only in South Luzon but in whole of the Philippines,” she said ... ....

Will the Church speak up on Marcos' bases move?

The Manila Times 08 Feb 2023
Unlike Luzon and Palawan bases, his city's airfield is far from Taiwan ... Hence, it should also stand against EDCA bases, which could run up even higher body counts among communities in base areas, and also risk more lives if nuclear attacks in Central Luzon contaminate our top palay source.

Marcos puts us further in harm's way, to help US in a Taiwan war

The Manila Times 05 Feb 2023
This recent geopolitical decision will have a much worse impact on Filipinos' daily lives ... Marcos has put all Filipino lives and the economy at risk, without even consulting anybody it seems, not even Congress.

Why do giraffes have long necks? Answers to 25 animal evolution questions

North Shore News 05 Feb 2023
Over the course of the past several million years, there have been about 15–20 different early human species, and last April, scientists announced the discovery of a new one, Homo luzonensis that lived on the Philippine island of Luzon between 50,000 and 67,000 years ago.

Philconsa: Give ‘Cha-cha’ a chance

Manila Standard 26 Jan 2023
Lawyer Dionisio Donato Garciano, Philconsa Vice President for Luzon, made the appeal as House of Representatives committee on constitutional amendments began on Thursday its initial public hearing on several measures to amend the 1987 Constitution ... their lives,” he told the panel.

An artist and her handpainted bags

Manila Standard 14 Jan 2023
When the BPO company she was working for closed at the peak of the pandemic in 2020, Lesley Ann Pino had nothing else to do ... The realization pushed her to widen the styles and crafted more colorful and lively designs that will interest the younger crowd. Majority of her clients are from Luzon whom she never met, since transactions were made online ... .

A Map Shows the Most Popular Christmas Dishes Around the World

NBC Bay Area 22 Dec 2022
People traveling abroad this Christmas may not find their favorite holiday food on the menu ... Where turkey is the tradition ... Source ... Filipina Marites Rheme Lopez Javier said "nobody eats turkey" in her hometown of Bangar, La Union on the island of Luzon. Instead, families buy a live pig to cook at home, or a pre-roasted whole pig, called "lechon." ... .

A home for every heart at Novotel Manila Araneta City

The Manila Times 20 Dec 2022
Without fail, this blueprint has proven to be successful for decades. Even before the eye-catching yuletide displays, a lot of QCitizens, and even those who lived in the far-flung provinces of Luzon, consider Araneta City as their home for the holidays ... Yet, Novotel Manila embraces every heart yearning for true love and connection ... ....

A young Ibaloi farmer adapts to climate change through integrated farming

Manila Standard 16 Dec 2022
The super typhoon affected 89,142 farmers and fisherfolk throughout Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao ... He and his family are running the Oh Wangan Integrated Farm, located in the southeastern part of the Cordillera, the immense mountain range in the northern Philippine island of Luzon.