Wanted: A Dependable IPP

Aside from the serious shabu-related cases (events) and EJK and related killings with impunity in our province, the challenging problematic problem of power supply shortage is a pressing one that should be given utmost attention and solution concerned authorities. ...

PNP’s Return to Drug War

Although conditional and/or hypothetical, the recent warning of President Duterte vis-à-vis its return to drug war deserves serious analysis, anxiety and serious consideration by law-abiding and human rights advocates. Brimming with conviction...

Expectations from New FICELCO GM

Apparently majority of member-consumers of the cash-strapped and mismanage  Ficelco power distributor in  Catanduanes had a sigh of relief when its management was taken over by National Electrification Administration (NEA) couple of weeks ago. With dispatch the Department of Energy (DoE) through the National Electrification...

The Living Water

THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT (Violet) Cycle A/Year I (March 19, 2017) Ex 17:3-7/Rom 5:1-2, 5-8/Jn 4:5-42 Jesus journeyed with His disciples from Judea to Galilee. He passed by Samaria, and there, tired thirsty, sat by the well where He met a Samaritan woman who was about...

Bringing the Government Closer to the Businessmen

The Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Catanduanes in its effort to facilitate the speedy resolution of the power crisis in the province conducted for the first time, their regular session outside the province. Based on the information, the session was conducted at the Golden Bay, in Metro...

Mega Shabu and Illegal Logging Concerns

Now that the 40-day Lent Season observance is over, we’re expecting and hoping that majority, if not all Christians, have been spiritually strengthened enough to sustain them for the entire remaining balance of 2018---the Year of...

Vibrant Virac’s Victory

It would be safe to assume that the ‘Go Shine Virac’ mantra of Mayor Sammy V. Laynes, which he used as a rallying point during his campaign last May 2016 Ekections and continued today...

Pope Francis’ Rekindling Homily

As one of the major highlights of our Christian faith, the Lenten Season gives us the opportunity to reflect on the prophet Hosea in the Old Testament who called out: “Come, let us return to the...

Urgent call to FICELCO

There is an urgent call from the member consumers of FICELCO in the province of Catanduanes to urgently address the massive brownouts that causes damage to appliances, computers and other electronic items in so many household. Obviously because of the summer season, lack of supply...