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Topic: Alegria, Cebu

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  Cebu City - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Cebu City is the capital of the province of Cebu in the Philippines and is the second most important metropolitan center in the country.
The city lies on the eastern shore of the island of Cebu and is the oldest city in the country, even older than the nation's capital, Manila.
Cebu is one of the main hubs of international flight into the country and is the most important center of commerce, trade, and industry in the Visayas and Mindanao parts of the country.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Cebu_City   (593 words)

Cebu is a province of the Philippines located in the Central Visayas region.
To the west of Cebu is the island of Negros, to the east is Leyte and to the southeast is Bohol province.
Cebu, being the most densely populated island in the country, served as a vital Japanese base during the Japanese occupation in World War II which began with the landing of the Japanese Imperial Army[?] on April 1942.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ce/Cebu.html   (336 words)

 Alegria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Alegria, Surigao del Norte, a municipality in the Philippines
Alegria (genus), now a synonym of Luehea in the extended plant family Malvaceae
Alegria (candy), a snack food made from popped amaranth grain and honey, eaten in Mexico at festival times
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Alegria   (109 words)

Cebu itself does not have a rich source of raw materials for furniture-making due to denudation of the forests, however, several the manufacturers are able to procure their materials from other islands and from imports as well.
Cebu is known for its narrow coastlines, limestone plateaus, and coastal plains, all characteristics of a typical tropical island.
Cebu tourism industry stakeholders agree that instilling the culture of tourism is a must to maximize the provinces potential to be a hub for both local and foreign tourists.
www.paleorama.com /Lakes-C/Cebu.php   (2053 words)

 SingaporeMoms - Parenting Encyclopedia - Cebu
Cebu is an island province of the Philippines located in the Central Visayas region.
Cebu lies to the east of Negros Island; to the east is Leyte and to the southeast is Bohol province.
Cebu is a port of call for many international (and almost all domestic) shipping and air lines, making her virtually the capital of the Philippines.
www.singaporemoms.com /parenting/Cebu   (949 words)

 alegria | | Dictionary & Translation by Babylon
Alegria (Cebu), een gemeente in de Filipijnse provincie Cebu.
Alegria (Surigao del Norte), een gemeente in de Filipijnse provincie Surigao del Norte.
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 Alegria, Cebu
Alegria was originally a part of the town of Samboan.
As vassals of the municipality, the people of Alegria were made to render free labor in the building of the church if Samboan.
He led the resistance in southwestern Cebu under the overall Cebu Command of Gen. Maxilom and Gen. Leon Kilat.
www.ngkhai.com /pointcebu/facts/alegria.htm   (278 words)

 Compostela, Cebu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Map of Cebu showing the location of Compostela.
Compostela is a 5th class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines.
Compostela is part of a metropolitan area informally called as Metro Cebu.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Compostela,_Cebu   (79 words)

 Consolacion, Cebu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Consolacion is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines.
According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 62,298 people in 12,837 households.
Consolacion is part of a metropolitan area informally called as Metro Cebu.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Consolacion,_Cebu   (79 words)

 Argao, Cebu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Map of Cebu showing the location of Argao.
Argao is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines.
According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 61,010 people in 12,227 households.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Argao,_Cebu   (67 words)

 Panay News - Cebu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
CEBU City –; After reviewing the operations of Cebu’s local governments for 2004, the Commission on Audit (COA) again found itself reminding six towns to follow the rules in releasing cash advances.
Naga, Consolacion, Alegria, Poro, Ginatilan and Malabuyoc were all found to have not followed an efficient system of control over the grant of cash advances.
Auditors of Alegria, for their part, noted that almost all of the concerned officers and workers acted immediately on the recommendation contained in a demand letter sent to them.
www.panaynews.com.ph /archives/0916/cebu.htm   (377 words)

 Cebu Dev't & Proj.
This small island is just a stone's throw away from Cebu City's south beach has been a mystery spot to the city's populace and its visitors.
Many did not know that it used to be a Quarentine Station for the isolation of contagious diseases from incoming foreign vessels.
The Cebu City Government has purchased almost 100 mobility vehicles and cars, more than 20 motorcycles and 30 mountain bikes to address the mobility requirements of the CCPO to improve its efficiency in responding to residents' call for police assistance.
www.ngkhai.com /pointcebu/devproj/default.htm   (190 words)

 Sun.Star Cebu - Alegria honors pride of town   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Alegria used to be part of the town of Samboan before 1857.
Urbanites may brush off Alegria’s serenity — the mayor bragged of almost zero crime — and clean environment to the fact that it is rural area, but Metro Cebu residents would certainly envy the town’s 24-hour water supply, with rates at P20 per cubic meter.
Guisadio said the activity is the town’s way of expressing collective pride and gratitude to the achievements and contributions of its residents and institutions.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/ceb/2005/06/23/feat/alegria.honors.pride.of.town.html   (550 words)

 SkyscraperCity - Cebu Province
Observers and Talisay residents alike say that this is partly due to the involvement of some of these officials in the industry and their ties with those who run it, as well as their fear of a public backlash come election time.
Pab-Tess was one of two companies in Cebu that were stripped of their licenses after they were suspected of supplying explosives to Al-Ghozi’s group.
This is the same city where officials have cited extreme poverty to justify the leniency accorded to those engaged in the illegal manufacture of blasting caps, which have been used not only in dynamite fishing, but also in terrorist activities that have resulted in several deaths.
www.skyscrapercity.com /printthread.php?t=188154&pp=25   (4280 words)

 DTI Cebu - Municipality of Alegria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Municipality of Alegria is in the southwestern portion of Cebu island.
The climate of Alegria is variable and falls under the third type.
It is characterized by a short dry season lasting from one to two months, although the pronounced wet dry season is from September to December.
www.dticebu.net.ph /mun_profile/alegria.htm   (98 words)

 Cebu - Gurupedia
Cebu is served by Mactan-Cebu International Airport, which is located in Lapu-Lapu City.
Ferdinand Magellan landed on Cebu island and converted Rajah Humabon of Cebu.
Cebu, being the most densely populated island in the country, served as a vital
www.gurupedia.com /c/ce/cebu.htm   (356 words)

 Sun.Star Network Online
President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo announces the release of hostaged overseas worker Robert Tarongoy after emerging from a prayer-mass at the Pink Sisters Seminary in Banilad, Cebu City on Wednesday.
CEBU CITY -- While President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo again thanked Cebuanos for the vote margin that sent her back to Malacañang, one of her local allies asked Congress to play a tape that suggests not all of those votes may have been honestly obtained.
MANILA -- Two lawyers, one of whom defended presidential aspirant Eddie Gil, Wednesday filed a charge of inciting to sedition against retired General Fortunato Abat before the Department of Justice (DOJ) for his call to revolt against the Arroyo administration.
www2.sunstar.com.ph /static/net/2005/06/23   (332 words)

 OVER SEAS -- February 2003: Coastal Alert
In Cebu, the municipality of Pilar, a small island in the middle of fish-rich Camotes Sea, has started second reading of its ordinance, and is expected to be the first municipality in the province to delineate its waters.
Cebu province is being assisted by the Coastal
Alegria, a coastal municipality 116 kms southwest of Cebu, has established three marine sanctuaries with a combined area of 32 hectares.
www.oneocean.org /overseas/200302/coastal_alert.html   (9329 words)

 Cebu Football Association
March 19: * Ricky Dakay as sports director for football expected to increase the population of football players in Cebu * Mayor Osmeña has approved that two football fields will be constructed at the SRP * The Cebu Football Association is set to hold the Women’s Open and Boys 18-under tournament.
The Cebu Football Association is planning to put up a football show in the city together with Dexter Araquel, a producer of the only football show in the country “Soccer Showdown”.
Cebu City with its Infrastructure and the genial position in ASIA is prepared for a successful sport-companionship about the CFA..
www.cebufa.org /index.php   (4271 words)

 Global Nation | INQ7.net
THE ELECTION of Cebu City planning and development officer Nigel Paul Villarete as president of the League of Local Planning and Development Coordinators of the Philippines was marred by protest.
More than 800 officers attended the league but only 532 members cast their votes because of the delay in the elections, initially scheduled at 10 a.m.
Alegria, Cebu provincial planning officer Tito Cabalida, a member of the league's electoral board, said they wanted to proclaim election winners but were prevented from doing so by the protest filed.
www.inq7.net /globalnation/sec_cdn/2003/aug/new/aug29_09.htm   (606 words)

 SkyscraperCity - Cebu Province
He recently visited Cebu City Mayor Tomas R. Osmena who, with his sister Minnie Stuarts, encouraged him to pursue his initiative, noting that it gives substance to the development of tourism in Cebu.
President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo urged the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) to encourage its members, as well as invite interested investors to put in tourism related infrastructure in the northern tip of Cebu, especially in Malapascua and Bantayan Islands.
Yeung said he sees a big potential for Cebu in tourism growth, that’s why he is seriously considering putting up a resort in the island.
www.skyscrapercity.com /printthread.php?t=188154&pp=25   (5237 words)

 Kinder in Not
Pupils successfully completing their four years of high school at the St Peter Academy normally move on to the last stage in their education.
They have to leave Alegria in order to attend one of the vocational colleges in Cebu City.
The young people themselves have to find somewhere to stay in Cebu City, perhaps with relatives or friends.
www.kinder-in-not.de /pro1eng.htm   (222 words)

 The American Colonial Period
Francis Burton Harrison appointed Don Tranquilino Ruiz of Alegria, Cebu as Superintendent of Agricultural Colony No. 9 in 1914.
Colony No. 9 was one of the Agricultural Colonies established in Mindanao (then Moro Province) thru Colonization Law of Don Sergio Osmena, Sr., then Speaker of the House of Representatives.
The perfect townsite is credited to the Chief Surveyor James C. Cook who surveyed the area and made the town plan of beautiful symmetry in 1917.
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 Manila Bulletin Online
ALEGRIA, Cebu - What happens if a fire hits an area of a town that doesn’t have a fire truck?
Last Monday, a 48-year-old woman and her six-month-old grandson were charred beyond recognition when they were trapped inside their burning house at Sitio Sangi, Barangay Madridejos, this town.
Vigilante slays in Cebu City continue; 165th victim is maker of tombstones
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2006/06/14/PROV2006061466775.html   (182 words)

 Cebu Properties For Sale - Philippines - Houses, Lots, Beachfronts, Farms…
The concept of the house is quite unique in Cebu.
Privately tucked amidst the gentle hills of Guadalupe, Cebu City, Residenza Tuscania captures the alluring charm and the majestic simplicity of Tuscany region in Italy.
Lancaster Cebu Resort Residences responds to Cebu 's high demand for Hotel Rooms and Serviced-Apartments due to a thriving Commercial Center and Tourism Industry.
www.islandsproperties.com /properties/cebu.htm   (983 words)

 SkyscraperCity - Cebu Province   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
March 6th, 2005, 11:12 PM I don't know if this was a wise decision to create a separate thread for Cebu Province but I would really like to show what other places in Cebu have to offer.
Cebu is marketed outside the Philippines as “an island in the Pacific.” That way, they are independent of the negative perceptions about our country.
Cebu is among the first provinces to take the step.
skyscrapercity.com /archive/index.php/t-188154.html   (7321 words)

 :: Welcome to Manila Bulletin Online ::
By MARS W. ALEGRIA, Cebu — Elements of the Alegria police, in coordination with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), confiscated 17 pieces of mahogany lumber in barangay Guadalupe, this town.
Meanwhile, police in Carmen, Cebu arrested a man with a standing warrant of arrest for murder at his house in barangay Dawis Norte.
Cebu girl kills man for snatching bottle of liquor
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2005/11/30/PROV2005113050549.html   (409 words)

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