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In the News (Sun 21 Apr 19)

  ABS-CBN Interactive
The body of the man was discovered on Saturday hanging from a post of a fence of a school with a jacket tied around his neck in Calamba City, Laguna.
The cadaver of the man, clad in a pair of red basketball shorts and light pink polo shirt and sporting a semi-bald hairdo, was found by residents hanging from the fence of St. Jude College, Mahalika Highway, Barangay Tulo.
Police have yet to identify the victim, who was raised two feet from the ground by a jacket looped around his neck.
www.abs-cbnnews.com /storypage.aspx?StoryId=100240   (719 words)

  Calamba City Real Estate [ Ah Yer! Philippines ]
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Calamba is home to at least 11 residential subdivisions.
Calamba City is located in Laguna Province, CALABARZON Region, the Philippines.
www.ahyer.com /philippines/calabarzon/laguna/calamba/real-estate.html   (413 words)

  Som's Web Page
Calamba is closely associated with the national hero of the Philippines, José Rizal.
A marker placed in the Calamba church in 1961 indicates that Rizal was baptized by Fr.
Calamba's relevance was in the childhood (of Jose Rizal)," said Ma.
www.geocities.com /zlpenales/calamba.htm   (987 words)

 Calamba City - Definition, explanation
Calamba is also an important modern industrial center in the CALABARZON region as shown by the large number of industrial parks and business estates that are located in the city.
Calamba lies at the northern slopes of Mount Makiling, an extinct volcano.
Calamba City is bordered by Cabuyao to the north, Los Baños to the east, by the province of Batangas to the south, specifically the municipalities of Santo Tomas and Talisay, and by the province of Cavite to the west, with Tagaytay City and Silang.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/c/ca/calamba_city.php   (465 words)

 about Calamba
The Calamba church was built in the 19th century and was characterized by a semi-circular pediment.
Calamba is closely associated with the national hero of the Philippines,
Though the Mercados had no land of their own but rented farmlands from the Calamba hacienda, they were able to live a comfortable and cultured life.
www.lakbay.net /Bahandi/calamba.html   (298 words)

 Bulatlat - The Philippines's alternative weekly magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Calamba residents their water source could be contaminated and worse, depleted because of a world-class golf course the Ayalas are building.
CALAMBA CITY — Residents of this city, which is some ___kms south of Manila, are finding themselves locked in a struggle with one of the country’s wealthiest families — the Ayalas.
Last September, the Calamba city council’s environment committee tackled the issue but reportedly missed the whole point about the imminent threat posed by the Ayala project to the water source.
www.bulatlat.com /news/4-38/4-38-waterwar.html   (769 words)

 Sun.Star Network Online - Mayor badmouths 3 top cops to Arroyo
"Calamba is a hotbed of drugs and within the 200-meter radius, you have three senior police officials who live there and they are aware of the problem but I'll be darned why they don't know how to solve it," Osmeña said.
The drug problem in Calamba came to prominence in November 1997 when anti-drugs crusader Alden Abi-abi was shot dead by motorcycle-riding men.
Four suspects, including a policeman, were arrested, charged but were absolved of the crime by the courts for failure of the prosecution to prove their involvement in the killing beyond reasonable doubt.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/net/2004/09/01/mayor.badmouths.3.top.cops.to.arroyo.html   (505 words)

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Calamba Impact During Construction Phase The implementation of the project and its components is projected to produce only minimal adverse environmenital impacts.
Calamba is bounded on the east by Laguna de Bay, on the north by the Municipality of Cabuyao, on the south by the Municipality of Los Bafios and on the west by Sto.
Calamba is part of the CALBARZON priority development area which addresses the impacts of development brought about by rapid changes through expanding urban concentrations and industrial activities in the Metro Manila region.
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 Calamba   (Site not responding. Last check: )
There was a legend that during the early days of the Spanish occupation, a guardia civil, while making his tour of duty in what is now known the town of Calamba, met a young woman who had just been to a nearby river carrying a jar of water.
To immortalize the town's legend, a big concrete jar was constructed in the town plaza with the names of the barrios inscribed around it.
Calamba hugs the coast of the southern tip of Laguna Bay and lies at the foot of Mt. Makiling.
www.laguna.net /laguna/data/getpage.cgi?cal-twn&twn   (243 words)

 Sun.Star Cebu - Editorial: Praning haven
At Calamba cemetery, the remains of the poor are placed in a common grave.
Calamba Councilor Ninfa del Rosario said that Calamba’s community of drug pushers and users adopts a “Robin Hood” policy: be generous with your neighbors.
Notorious night markets are the Calamba cemetery, a place named Sambagan for its many tamarind trees, and the “no man’s land” bordering Labangon and Calamba.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/ceb/2003/07/07/oped/editorial.html   (717 words)

 FORWARDED APPEAL (Philippines): Another labor leader killed in Calamba City, Luzon
Upon entering the street in their subdivision, near Sagara Factory in Barangay Paciano, Calamba City unidentified men who were also on board a motorcycle shot Ding at the back.
The union leader was immediately brought to the Calamba Doctors Hospital by responding concerned residents.
While the activity was going on at the picketline, quite a number of soldiers and policemen where around the factory monitoring the activity, some were even documenting the event with their digital cameras, video cameras and cellphone cameras.
www.ahrchk.net /ua/mainfile.php/2005/1266   (783 words)

 YouTube - hale gig at calamba
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this was hale's gig at padi's point, calamba city (more)
this was hale's gig at padi's point, calamba city (less)
www.youtube.com /watch?v=iSwtrm2lKhc   (206 words)

 Calamba: Blogs, Photos, Videos and more on Technorati
If you pierce a skewer through the earth starting from where I am now, you will end up on a lonely jungle patch in the state of Mato Grosso in Brazil.
That patch is the antipode of Calamba (or Manila as it is).
[IMG Pansol - Calamba, Laguna: Not my type of Relaxation] I was blogging about my previous post when my mom went in and asked if I wanted to go to Pansol in Laguna.As usual, I thought about it at first before giving a big fat (but polite) NO. Pansol offers a lot.
technorati.com /tag/Calamba   (416 words)

 Philippines | Tanikalang Ginto | filipinolinks.com: Travel and Tourism/Hotels and Resorts/Laguna/Calamba, Laguna
We also have a Bed and Breakfast Restaurant that is strategically located in the foot of Mount Makiling in Calamba, Laguna.
The crackling of spring waters running through a lagoon set in the midst of a private getaway called, the Spring Blessings — brings a soothing and refreshing experience.
Breathing in and out a cleaner breeze of a provincial ambiance of Calamba, Laguna is an ideal haven for respite from the hubbub of urban life in Metro Manila - Pansol, Calamba City.
www.filipinolinks.com /Travel_and_Tourism/Hotels_and_Resorts/Laguna/Calamba__Laguna/index.html   (516 words)

 Martyr, pool champ came from same Calamba street - 11/14/06
BORN AND raised on the same street as national hero Jose Rizal in Calamba, Laguna, Ronato Alcano is now a national hero in his own right.
The last qualifier in the final roster of 64 players for the World Pool Championship, Alcano completed his memorable rise to the pinnacle of his sport before his adoring countrymen with a swashbuckling 17-11 win over Germany’s Ralf Souquet in the finals at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City on Sunday.
Alcano showed his promise as an international player when he was named AZ Billiards Rookie of the Year in 2002 with five titles and $33,000 in winnings in the Joss NE Tour in the United States.
services.inquirer.net /print/print.php?article_id=32391   (502 words)

  > Houses for sale > Bucal, Calamba City, Laguna   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This private subdivision with its peaceful and quiet surroundings is just 2 minutes drive to the city of Calamba and a 30-minute drive to Metro Manila.
It is located near 3 major hospitals, one of them a mere 300 meters away; 2-5 minutes drive will get you to shopping malls and grocery stores; 50 meters away is Letran College; 5-10 minutes drive and you will be in the hot spring resort capital of the Philippines (Pansol).
You are not investing in a beautiful home but in a profitable one too because Calamba City is one of the most progressive cities in Laguna Province - based here are 3 major industrial sites and it is the gateway to Batangas, Quezon, and Bicol provinces.
www.philippinesproperties.com /hfs1030.htm   (218 words)

 American Chronicle: Cinderella Man: A New Hero from Calamba, Laguna
It’s a pity almost nobody noticed the connection between the toast of the town and the toast of the Malay Race.
I was closely following the competitions on TV and it was a rare occasion when one of the Pinoy cue masters who’ve brought so much honor and prestige to the country in international billiards competitions here and abroad was shown on camera, much less interviewed after they were eliminated.
Just after she urged Pinoys to make ‘Calamba’ a role model, she was telling them in almost the same breath to pray for a win for Manny Pacquiao in his third fight against Erik Morales on the 18th of this month.
www.americanchronicle.com /articles/viewArticle.asp?articleID=16563   (1189 words)

 Welcome to the Official Website of LGU - Calamba, Misamis Occidental   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Municipality of Calamba Province of Misamis Occidental now invites sealed Bids from eligible Bidders for the Rehabilitation/Improvement of Lower Langub-Calaran, Purok 1 of Road.
Calamba is the strategic point of trade and commerce of the five municipalities of Misamis Occidental comprising of: Plaridel, Lopez Jaena, Baliangao, Sapang
The Local Government Unit of Calamba, Misamis Occidental together with the National Computer Center has formally opened its Community eCenter to the public.
www.calambamisocc.gov.ph   (314 words)

CALAMBA ASSOCIATION OF NORTHEASTERN USA, INC. is an association in Greater New York, NY area and is a New Jersey non-profit organization/corporation of former residents of Calamba, Laguna, Philippines and of their relatives and friends who live in northeastern part of USA.
Membership is open to anyone who is willing to advance the goals and mission of the organization.
Occasionally, we publish worthwhile news from Calamba, Laguna, Philippines.
calamba.50megs.com   (239 words)

 The Life and Writings of Dr. José Rizal   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The fight of the people of Calamba against the Dominican hacienda was not a fight against the Church or religion.
By the next boat sister Narcisa sent Rizal four hundred pesos, contributed by the people of Calamba, "young men, married couples, and aged people; they wanted to send you more, but, alas, money is now very scarce.
Luis Alabaña wrote from Calamba by the same mail that Felipe Buencamino, lawyer for the tenants, was putting up a brilliant fight in defense of the dispossessed.
members.tripod.com /rizalslifewritings/Biography/man_and_martyr/chapter10.htm   (2811 words)

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