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Father Erwin Thiel ng Puerto Galera
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Father Erwin Thiel ng Puerto Galera

(Isinulat ni Verginia Lineses Gutierrez) Taong 1902, ika 15 ng Hulyo, sa Berlin, West German, isinilang si Fr. Erwin Thiel SVD. Siya ay panganay sa tatlong magkakapatid. Ang kanyang ama ay isang protestante, samantalang ang kanyang ina ay isang debotong Katoliko. Gayunpaman hindi ito naging hadlang upang ang kanyang mga […]

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Are public hearings useful?

Invitations to public hearings are communicated via the community channel of TVNET.  Organizations normally get notices in writing to attend the hearings.  Upon arrival to the hearing, only then will one be given a copy of the draft ordinance. A public hearing is defined as a process where interested parties […]

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For the Fish and the Corals

It was a perfect day to snorkel. But we did not go there just to see the fishes at coral garden. We went to witness the installation of moorings to be used by the bancas which bring in tourist to snorkel in coral garden. Danny Enriquez, former chair of the […]

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The Conquest of Puerto Galera

Puerto Galera is not only beautiful but it is also rich in history. What is sad is that people here do no know their amazing heritage.The Internet has done great wonders for researchers and history buffs like me. And 6 grueling weeks later, I have compiled a modest collection of […]