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  Aurora province - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Aurora is a province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region.
To the east of Aurora is the Philippine Sea.
Aurora was, in fact, named after Aurora A. Quezon, the wife of Pres.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Aurora,_Philippines   (118 words)

 testimony2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Aurora and her husband are involved in a small church in Potomac, Maryland.
Aurora felt a spiritual battle going on in her sleep and was pleading the blood of Jesus in her hotel room and doing spiritual warfare.
Aurora held on to the promise, I am redeemed by the blood of the lamb, although she didn't understand Yadira's prayer.
praisecathedral.com /Aurora.htm   (648 words)

 Central Luzon, Region III, Philippines
The Philippine Republic's Province of Aurora is as small and thinly populated as Quezon is large and populous.
Aurora is named for Aurora Quezon, the wife of President Manuel Quezon of the Commonwealth of the Philippines; both were born in the capital town of Baler, now apparently renamed Naval.
Aurora is heavily forested, and the cleared land is used mostly for farming; there seems to be no industry.
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 Used Balers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
:''This article describes the farm machinery.'' :''For the municipality in Aurora, Philippines, see Baler, Aurora.'' A baler is a piece of farm machinery that is used to compress a cut, raked, crop (such as hay or straw) into bales and bind the bales with twine.
Baler is the capital of the province of Aurora in the Philippines.
Its claim to fame in Philippine history is its famous son, Manuel Luis Quezon, the first president of the Philippine Commonwealth.
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 Municipality of SAN LUIS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The municipality of San Luis is located in the central part of Aurora Province.  It is geographically located between east longitudes 121 16’ 00’’ to 121 35’ 00’’ and north latitudes 15 28’ 00’’ to 15’ 42’ 00.
The area is bounded on the north by the municipality of Maria Aurora, on the south by Dingalan, on the east by Baler (capital of the province), and the province of Nueva Ecija on the west.
This represents about 20% of the land area of Aurora Province.  About 87% of the municipality’s land area is under hills and mountains, while the remaining 13% is lowlands.
www.sanluis-aurora.gov.ph   (138 words)

 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Description
In fact, next to the Aurora coastline, it is the place where flora and fauna are most concentrated.
Aurora is composed of eight municipalities, with Baler as the provincial capital.
Aurora has maintained its forest cover but is under serious threats from logging.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=description&province=26   (347 words)

 ReliefWeb » Document Preview » Philippines Typhoon Emergency Crisis Appeal
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)

 The Undiscovered Philippines by Rory Spowers | Travel Reviews from Travel Intelligence
These classic scenes were shot in Baler, the capital of Aurora Province, an isolated strip of wild forested coast on the eastern side of North Luzon, about eight hours drive from Manila.
Aurora is now under the jurisdiction of the hugely popular Governor Eddie Ong, whose name is emblazoned across children's T-shirts like a local pop star.
For those prepared to trade the pampered comfort of luxury hotels for true isolation, craving the purity of a natural environment, as thousands converge on Kuta and Goa, then Baler may be just the place - the sun's out, the rains have passed, the San Miguel is cold and the surf's up.
www.travelintelligence.com /wsd/articles/art_167.html   (1302 words)

 Regional Asia Philippines Society and Culture History
The History Of Aurora - In 1572, the Spanish explorer Juan de Salcedo became the first European to visit Casiguran, Baler and Infanta in the region that would be known as Aurora, Philippines.
Philippine Scouts Heritage - The first Scout organizations in the US army were created in 1901 during the early days of the American occupation of the Philippines.
Philippine Technology in History - The Philippines was not far behind other countries of the world when the Spaniards began colonization in the 16th century.
www.iper1.com /iper1-odp/scat/id/Regional/Asia/Philippines/Society_and_Culture/History   (3461 words)

 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: History
The province was named after Aurora Quezon, born in Baler and wife of Manuel L. Quezon, the first president of the Philippine Commonwealth.
Aurora was first explored by Juan de Salcedo in 1571 when he reached Casiguran and Baler from Laguna.
The municipality of Aurora was changed to Maria Aurora.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=history&province=26   (165 words)

 Best Surfing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
CATADUANES Catanuanes, as most of the Philippines around six typhoons per year but since it's located off the Pacific Ocean coastal region direct hits by the "eye ofthe storm" are more frequent with winds reaching over 200Km per hour(120 miles per hour).
The Philippines is not known for the world's most consistent surf, but it's the world's friendliest with the lowest costs of living.
The locals of the Philippines in most cases have no hesitation in sharing their breaks with you if the right respect is shown in return.
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 About ASCOT
Aurora's son, Senator Edgardo J. Angara and the late Congressman Benedicto G. Miran sponsored the bills that eventually became a law which brings much hope for a brighter future to the people of the Province.
To provide the people of Aurora and the larger community excellent and relevant technical and professional training in the sciences, arts, teacher education, agriculture, forestry, fishery, engineering and technology as well as the needed short tems courses;
With the growing complexity of ASCOT operations, the Board of Trustees has approved several designations such as Director for Planning, Directors for Department of Agriculture and Aquatic Resources, Depratment of General Education, Department of Engineering and Technology, Department of Forestry and Environmental Science and Director for Auxilliary Services.
www.geocities.com /aurorastatecollege   (433 words)

 Travel Intelligence | Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
For scuba diving, the fishing village of Coron in northwestern Palawan is known as a starting point for some of the best scuba diving in the world.
Throughout the archipelago, there are spectacular sights scattered throughout, including the Chocolate Hills of Buhol in the Visayas; the volcanic crater Lake Taal, south of Manila; the burial caves of Sagada, near Bontoc; the port city of Cebu, where Magellan brought Christianity to the Philippines by erecting a cross; and 5000 uninhabited islands.
Overview: The best time to visit the Philippines is November to March, when temperatures are cool and pleasant, but it’s 7C/15F cooler in the mountains.
www.travelintelligence.net /wsd/places/plce_162.html   (938 words)

 History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
This was the last pocket of resistance of the Spanish forces in the Philippines.
Aurora was organized a sub-province of Quezon on June 14, 1951 through the passage of Republic Act No. 648.
In May 1979, the people of Aurora voted in favor of full provincehood.
www.aurora.gov.ph /gov.html   (246 words)

 MUNICIPALITY OF DILASAG   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
However, given a steady annual rate of change from 2000 level, it is estimated that the present population will double 10 years hence (2010).
Between 1970 and 1975 there was a marked decreased in the number of population from 5,995 down to 3,566.The decrease can be attributed to deteriorated peace and order situation in the area during the period, which forced sonic households to move to safer places, particularly to other municipalities of Aurora Province.
In I 980, the decrease in the population in the 1975 censal population was reversed, which increased by 88%.
www.dilasag-aurora.gov.ph /index.php?cat1=3&cat2=1   (156 words)

 Aurora   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Aurora was, in fact, named after the wife of Pres.
Aurora toolkit The Aurora toolkit is supplied with Neverwinter Nights to generate new modules for the game - this means that you can create your own stories and play them out within the game.
Aurora - Mayor Ed Tauer is questioning why police would release accused rapist Brent J. Brents after he allegedly admitted to assaulting an 8-year-old boy.
bonose.com /Aurora-84.html   (559 words)

 Municipality of BALER   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In 1901 under the American Administration the district was in corporated to the Province of Tayabas, later named Quezon Province.
It remains the capital town when Aurora was officially created as an independent province by virtue of Batas Pambansa Blg.
The town Baler is most remembered in the annals of the Philippine history as the last bastion of Spanish rule in the country.
www.baler-aurora.gov.ph /index.php?cat1=2   (513 words)

 Aurora - TheBestLinks.com - Australia, Asteroid, Antarctic, Canada, ...
One of at least four distinct music groups: a UK house group, also known as Aurora UK; a California-based ambient group; a contemporary Christian RandB group; a Mexican Latin music band.
Aurora Casket Company - a casket manufacturing company based in Aurora, Indiana.
The name of the game engine that runs Neverwinter Nights, the toolset is called the Aurora toolset because of this.
www.thebestlinks.com /Aurora.html   (302 words)

 VXbox.com - Directory > Regional > Countries > Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Aurora is a tropical adventure travel destination where prisitine white beaches, abundant waterfalls, and majestic mountains abound.
Philippines embassies and consulates worldwide, foreign embassies and consulates in Philippines.
A synopsis of Philippine history, time line of events from pre-colonial Spanish times up to the present time.
www.krpak.am /Regional_Countries_Philippines.php   (215 words)

 MUNICIPALITY OF DILASAG   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The peace and order situation in the municipality deteriorated, which forced the President of the Philippines to suspend Mayor Briones and appointed Emilio Almazan as Military Mayor of’ the Municipality for a period of six (6) years 1974-1980.
However, after a couple of’ years in 1980 the President of the Republic of the Philippines declared the holding of Local Elections, in order to revived the administration and returned the leadership of’ civilian rule.
During mayor marzans’ administration, development was considered very slow compared to other municipalities of Aurora due to the lack of financial resources of the local government of Dilasag.
www.dilasag-aurora.gov.ph /index.php?cat1=2&cat2=1   (747 words)

 UNICEF - Panorama: Filipinas - Return to normalcy depends on schools
Schools in the provinces of Quezon and Aurora suffered the worst damage.
In Aurora, the UN assessment team found that most schools had been submerged under water and mud, and a few were damaged beyond repair.
Most of the province of Aurora is still without electricity, and it may take months to restore power.
www.unicef.org /spanish/infobycountry/philippines_24503.html   (411 words)

 United Methodist missionaries: Aurora Bote Manimoi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Aurora Bote Manimoi is a deaconess assigned by the General Board of Global Ministries of the United Methodist Church to the Wesley United Methodist Church in San Diego.
Speaking of her call, she says she knew at an early age that God had called her to be in ministry as a deaconess.
She was commissioned a deaconess in the Philippine Annual Conference East in 1970.
gbgm-umc.org /mission/people/manimoia00.html   (295 words)

 Engineer volunteers beyond the call of duty - INQ7.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Suril, who was assigned with the DPWH in Aurora, became the head of the project management office's road restoration project on Nov. 29.
Aurora is accessible via Pantabangan in Nueva Ecija province.
The route to Dingalan, which is separated by Mt. Mingan from the rest of Aurora, was reopened via a repaired bridge in Barangay Cuyapa in Gabaldon town, Nueva Ecija.
news.inq7.net /nation/index.php?index=1&story_id=20726   (508 words)

Transformation of Aurora from its former category as a sub-province (part of Quezon province) to a new province came in a plebiscite held on May 20, 1979 when more tan 99 percent voted for province-hood status.
Cavite province, where the first Philippine flag was unfurled and the national anthem first played, is traditionally called “the cradle of Philippine freedom.” It was here, in 1872, that an event leading to the execution of the three-martyr-priests, Fathers Gomez, Burgos and Zamora, took place fanning in consequence the embers of Filipino nationalism.
During the Philippine Revolution of 1896, the revolutionary forces in Mindoro established a government until 1901 when the American forces occupied the province.
www.livinginthephilippines.com /region4.html   (2862 words)

 The Digital Library of the Commons
In the Philippines there have been reforms in the law recognizing the rights of Indigenous Peoples to their ancestral domains.
The efforts of the Agta-Dumagat people, together with other stakeholders in Aurora Province, show that short-term proposals privileging capital gain need not be the dominant paradigm in forestry management, and further that 'conservation' need not be preservation of resources without people.
Copyrights on documents in the DLC are held by the author(s).
dlc.dlib.indiana.edu /archive/00001324   (274 words)

 Aurora   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Tasmanian's electricity retailer Aurora is on the brink of becoming a broadband telecommunications supplier.
Aurora was incorporated as a town in 1888.
Many Aurora residents now commute to Toronto, and the town is part of the Greater Toronto Area.
bonose.com /Aurora-72.html   (719 words)

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