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  Isabela - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Isabela is a province of the Philippines located in the Cagayan Valley region in Luzon.
Its capital is Ilagan and borders, clockwise from the south, Aurora, Quirino, Nueva Vizcaya, Ifugao, Mountain Province, Kalinga, and Cagayan.
Isabela today is the premier province of the north, one of the more progressive in the country and Santiago, the commercial center of Region 02 has been declared an independent city last July 7, 1994.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Isabela   (742 words)

  
 The Provincial Profile of Aurora
Aurora is, perhaps, the only province that is oriented towards the bleak and wild eastern coast of Luzon and early Spanish missionaries called it 'contra costa' or the opposite coast.
Isabela lies to the north, while the long western border is shared with the provinces of Quirino, Nueva Vizcaya and Nueva Ecija.
Aurora is about four hours from Nueva Ecija but it is remarkably different in pace and atmosphere from its western neighbor.
www.geocities.com /lppsec/pp/aurora.htm   (1037 words)

  
 The Provincial Profile of Isabela
The largest province in northern Luzon, Isabela is the rice granary of the region.
In 1797, the town of Ilagan (in central Isabela) was authorized to cultivate tobacco for the monopoly.
Isabela's workforce is young and highly literate and is supported by ten educational institutions and a variety of technical and vocational schools.
www.geocities.com /lppsec/pp/isabela.htm   (1372 words)

  
 aurora province info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Aurora is the northernmost province of the Southern Tagalog region.
It is bounded on the north by Isabela, on the east by the Pacific Ocean, on the west by Quirino, Nueva Vizcaya and Nueva Ecija and on the south by Quezon.
Aurora is a long, narrow strip of land that covers a portion of the Sierra Madre mountain range.
home.online.no /~erfalch/auroraa.htm   (401 words)

  
 official website DILG Region 2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
It is bounded on the north by the Province of Cagayan, on the south by Nueva Vizcaya, Quirino and Aurora, on the west by the Provinces of Kalinga, Apayao, Ifugao and Mountain Province of the Cordillera Administrative Region and on the east by the Pacific Ocean.
Ana in Cagayan and Baler in Aurora Province and trekking from San Mariano, Cauayan and Ilagan in Isabela.
The church was built in 1625 and is said to be the oldest in the province and its bell tower was the tallest in the Cagayan Valley.
www.region2.dilg.gov.ph /provinces/isabela/isabela.htm   (1226 words)

  
 Benguet [Definition]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Its capital is Tabuk and borders Mountain Province to the south, Abra to the west, Isabela to the east, Cagayan to the northeast, and Apayao to the north.
Its provinces are: Aurora, Bataan, Bulacan, Nueva Ecija, Pampanga, Tarlac, and Zambales....
Bordering Bulacan are the provinces of Pampanga to the west, Nueva Ecija to the north, Aurora and Quezon to the east, and Rizal to the south.
www.wikimirror.com /Benguet   (8433 words)

  
 ReliefWeb » Document Preview » Philippines Typhoon Emergency Crisis Appeal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Aurora, Quezon and Camarines Norte: Among the worst affected provinces are Aurora, Quezon and Camarines Norte (Region 3, 4 and 5 respectively), three of the poorest and most isolated provinces of the Philippines, in the best of times.
Aurora, Quezon, Camarines Norte, Mountain and Isabela are among the poorest and least served by infrastructure of all the provinces in the Philippines.
Aurora and Quezon have been particularly devastated by landslides made worse by decades of illegal logging in the area.
www.reliefweb.int /rw/rwb.nsf/AllDocsByUNID/6512220c85f157b3c1256f6400322837   (1828 words)

  
 Aurora, Philippines - History
The Province of Aurora was founded by President Ferdinand E. Marcos in August 1979, with Baler as its capital, by virtue of Batas Bambansa Blg.
It was Mayor Pedro V. Guerrero, with the prodding of Doña Aurora Aragon Quezon, who sought the creation of a Sub-Province of Aurora, named in honor of Doña Aurora, as a stop-gap measure to pave the way for the eventual creation of an independent province when the required number of municipalities was attained.
Etcubañez was appointed as the first Governor of Aurora when it became the 73rd province of the country in 1979.
www.aurora.ph /history.html   (612 words)

  
 isabela del sur province info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
On the east by the Pacific Ocean, on the west by the Kalinga and Apayao province, the mountain Province and Ifuagao, and on the south by Nueva Vizcaya, qourino and Aurora.
Taken together (Isabela del Norte and Isabela del Sur), the provinces stretch from the foothills of the Corillera Central Mountains in the west across the wide Cagayan valley and the Sierra Madre to the shores of the Pacific in the east.
Isabela´s vast tracts of land have been utilized for agricultur production such it is now the biggest rice producer in the region and a premiere-quality tobacco-growing province.
home.online.no /~erfalch/isabeladelsura.htm   (688 words)

  
 Developers Diversified Realty Corporation
Plaza Isabela is a 259,035 square foot community shopping center located on Highway 2 in Isabela, along Puerto Rico's northern coast approximately 55 miles west of San Juan and approximately 15 miles west of Plaza del Norte and Plaza del Atlántico, which are also owned by Developers Diversified.
Plaza Isabela is the dominant shopping center in the market by virtue of a lack of competition in the center's trade area, which extends along the northern coast and toward the western coast of the island, creating a regional draw.
Plaza Isabela's demographics are somewhat skewed due to the center's proximity to the Atlantic Ocean, however, it serves a 10-mile trade area of more than 181,572 people with an average household income of more than $31,760.
www.ddrc.com /site.php?center_id=933&state_path=puertorico   (242 words)

  
 Local Government Unit of Aurora   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Aurora, as the name implies is the dawn of a new day--a new hope--a beginning of a bright day.
The name Aurora is appropriate for its strategic location as the first municipality in the Mallig Plains when one comes from the southern direction.
It is therefore the "Gateway to the Mallig Plains." This town is also known as the "fruit and vegetable basket" or the "Salad Bowl of Isabela" as its vast productive agricultural lands yield bountiful fruits and vegetables for the whole province.
www.aurora-isabela.gov.ph   (93 words)

  
 INP/St. Isidore Parish   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
It was in December 29, 1948, barely a week after the arrival of the La Salette Missionaries in Santiago, when the people of Aurora sent a delagation to Santiago requesting for a parish priest.
That time Aurora was depending on the availabilty of the priest assigned in Santiago, who said mass there once in every two weeks only until 1950.
After a year, Aurora was erected to the status of a parish priest with St. Isidore as its patron saint.
www.inangpag-asa.com /inp/parishes/aurora.htm   (157 words)

  
 Isabela Philippines Online
There are only two cities in Isabela Santiago and Cauayan, it's good to hear that Cauayan City is improving, but what happened to Santiago City, do you know the reasons why.
But the best thing that I can say to Isabela is that it is the place where educating people is very good because I am a product of the place, and now I'm sharing this knowledge to other parts of the country.
It covers a total land area of 30,000 square meters and will be built with airconditioned restaurant, vacation cottages, two swimming pools, a four-hole fishpond stocked with tilapia and catfish, a botanical garden and ample seminar and conference facilities.
da-isabela.com   (648 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The FIRR for the Isabela cluster is 3.2% and the average NPV is negative P17.2 million.
In Isabela, the average collection efficiency is only 64%; however all of the waterworks management teams are mounting a campaign to improve collection to ease the LGU debt service burden.
In one LGU (Aurora, Isabela) the financial burden of debt repayment is even being shared by the barangay, the village level unit of the local government.
www-wds.worldbank.org /servlet/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/2004/06/30/000160016_20040630155810/Rendered/INDEX/25718.txt   (10111 words)

  
 Aurora, Isabela villagers plead lifting of log ban - INQ7.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
CABANATUAN CITY-Residents dependent on wood-based industries in Aurora and Isabela are appealing to President Macapagal-Arroyo to lift the order suspending logging operations in their areas to save their families from hunger.
Employees of furniture shops displaced by the logging suspension in Dilasag and Casiguran towns in Aurora and in Dinapigue, Isabela, said they have no other means of livelihood to support their families.
Reports received by the Inquirer showed that some licensed logging firms in Aurora and Isabela have dismissed their employees due to the suspension.
news.inq7.net /regions/index.php?index=1&story_id=31916   (407 words)

  
 The Episcopal Diocese of Northern Philippines - - Besao   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
In 1972, by mandate of the General Convention of the EpiscopalChurch in the united States of America (ECUSA), the Missionary Diocese of the Philippines was divided into three dioceses, namely: Northern Philippines, Central Philippines, and Southern Philippines.
The adjoining provinces of Ifugao, Mountain Province, Isabela, Aurora and Quirino and certain parts of Abra, Ilocos Sur and Kalinga became the “continuing” diocese and continued using the name of the original Diocese of Northern Philippines.
Richard A. Abellon, mission work was established in Ifugao, Nueva Viscaya, Isabela, Aurora, Quirino, Isabela, Cagayan and Apayao, Bishop Abellon instituted the deanery system to improve diocesan administration through shared leadership.
besao.crimsonzine.com /20040208-11078.html   (1804 words)

  
 Bulatlat - The Philippines's alternative weekly magazine
The proposed road network was supposed to be constructed from the town of Ilagan to the Coastal town of Maconacon and Divilican, Isabela and eventually to Palanan, Isabela.
Another parallel road was supposed to be built from Dinapigue, Isabela to Delasag, Aurora to the other coastal towns of Baler, Aurora to Mauban, Quezon.
The governor of Isabela and the head of the Cagayan Valley Development Council (CVDC) was the despotic warlord, the Governor of Isabela - Faustino Dy Sr.
www.bulatlat.com /news/4-46/4-46-mountains.html   (1743 words)

  
 :: Welcome to Manila Bulletin Online ::
As of yesterday noon, the typhoon’s center was located at 195 kph eastsoutheast of Casiguran, Aurora.
Today, Unding is expected to be 195 kilometers west-northeast of Casiguran, Aurora, and at 170 kiloemeters northeast of Casiguran, Aurora, the next day.
By Sunday, it is expected to be 30 kilometers north-northeast of Casiguran, Aurora.
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2004/11/19/MTNN2004111922787.html   (262 words)

  
 Fact sheets/ reports regarding election-related violence in Isabela   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
As of last night, the political dynasty in Isabela led by incumbent Gov. Faustino Dy, Jr.
As in Isabela, around 100 names in Bitag Grande, Centro Bangatan and Alba are not to be found in the voter's list, including those of peasant organization leaders.
PNP and POSU (special police) men were inside the polling center at the Isabela State University Campus and were even distributing sample ballots.
www.philippinerevolution.org /carhrihl/watch/2004/040513.html   (1610 words)

  
 'Viring' slams Luzon, hits Isabela at landfall - Nov. 01, 2003
AN off-season tropical storm slammed into the northern Philippines on Saturday with gusts of up to 145 kilometers (90 miles) an hour, the weather bureau said.
The eye was plotted over the northern province of Isabela at landfall, a report from the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said.
Storm Signal No. 3 has been hoisted over Aurora, Isabela, and Cagayan provinces, with expected wind gustiness of 100 to 185 kilometers per hour.
www.inq7.net /brk/2003/nov/01/brkoth_3-1.htm   (293 words)

  
 Newsbreak   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Much of Quezon and Aurora provinces is part of the Sierra Madre, the country’s biggest mountain range, extending from as far north as Cagayan through parts of Southern Luzon down to the Camarines provinces in Bicol.
Over 60,000 hectares of forested land in Quezon and Aurora had been declared alienable and disposable, and thus were either already titled or open to private ownership.
Compared to the rest of the country, Aurora and Quezon are better off in terms of forest cover, former DENR Secretary Fulgencio Factoran said.
partners.inq7.net /newsbreak/cover/index.php?story_id=24428   (2358 words)

  
 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > Army colonel under probe for Abra assassination plot   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Noel Mislang, the commander of 41st Infantry Battalion based in Abra, was relieved of command and restricted to camp as military investigators looked into the allegation of two enlisted men that Mislang ordered them to kill Luna and members of her family.
The two soldiers were detailed with the 5th ID based in Gamu, Isabela, before they were assigned to Abra.
Barcelona, in his statement to Aurora police investigators, said he and Rosqueta were fetched by Mauro Darwin of San Fermin in Cauayan City and Florencio Beharin of Cabatuan, Isabela, to attend a birthday party in Aurora, Isabela.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2005/jan/23/yehey/prov/20050123pro1.html   (599 words)

  
 NPAs ATTACK LOGGING AREA, BURN 20 TRUCKS IN ISABELA
Juvenal Narcise, commander of the Army’s 702nd Infantry Brigade, said the rebels burned 20 trucks, a bulldozer, a forklift and a 4x4 pick-up truck belonging to the Philippine Aggregates Timber Export Co. (Pateco).
Narcise said the vehicles were on their way to the company’s logging concession on Mount Dinapigue at the boundary of Isabela, Quirino and Aurora provinces when they were accosted by the rebels at an NPA checkpoint at around 4 p.m.
He said there were two groups of raiders — one from northern Aurora and the bigger one from the Quirino-Isabela area.
www.newsflash.org /2002/11/ht/ht003018.htm   (703 words)

  
 Aurora   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
It can refer to: * Aurora was the ancient Roman equivalent of Eos, the ancient Greek goddess of the dawn.
* Aurora, an optical phenomenon caused by electrically-charged solar wind particles bombarding the upper atmosphere of a planet in the presence of a magnetic field.
See Aurora, SF society *In music: **a UK house group, also known as Aurora UK **a California (US)-based ambient group **a US contemporary Christian R&B group **a Mexican Latin music band.
www.theyeahyeahyeahs.com /aurora.html   (644 words)

  
 People vs Datu : 136796 : February 19, 2003 : J. Quisumbing : En Banc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
This was to accommodate the victim’s friend, Amadeo Yap, a dealer in sawn lumber from San Mariano, Isabela, for unpaid lumber, which Yap allegedly sold and delivered to the Datus.
To buttress his alibi, appellant Batuelo presented a co-worker at the ricemill in Magdalena, Cabatuan, Isabela, who testified that he was with Batuelo at Cabatuan on April 16-17, 1997 and that the latter never left the place on said dates.
Further, to obviate any delay in the dispensation of justice, the Presiding Judge of Branch 16 of the RTC of Ilagan, Isabela, is hereby directed to report the result thereof and his judgment therein to this Court within fifteen (15) days from the termination of the proceedings.
www.supremecourt.gov.ph /jurisprudence/2003/feb2003/136796.htm   (3765 words)

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