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  Tarlac - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tarlac is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region.
Tarlac borders Pangasinan to the north, Nueva Ecija to the east, Pampanga to the south, and Zambales to the west.
Tarlac is subdivided into 17 municipalities and 1 city.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tarlac   (69 words)

 Culture & Arts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The ancestral house of Leonor Rivera, Camiling, Tarlac
Labney, Mayantoc, Tarlac: the forest/mountain refuge of Gen. Makabulos.
Tarlac Capitol and the Maria Cristina Park/Makabulos Monument.
www.tarlac.gov.ph /culture.html   (696 words)

 Tarlac -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Tarlac is a landlocked (The proper sphere or extent of your activities) province of the (A republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946) Philippines located in the (additional info and facts about Central Luzon) Central Luzon (The extended spatial location of something) region.
Tarlac borders (additional info and facts about Pangasinan) Pangasinan to the north, (additional info and facts about Nueva Ecija) Nueva Ecija to the east, (additional info and facts about Pampanga) Pampanga to the south, and (additional info and facts about Zambales) Zambales to the west.
Tarlac is subdivided into 17 (additional info and facts about municipalities) municipalities and 1 (A large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts) city.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/t/ta/tarlac.htm   (151 words)

 General Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Tarlac’s history is closely intertwined with the histories of Pampanga and Pangasinan, which played material roles in its creation.
Tarlac was liberated from the Japanese on the feast of St. Sebastian on January 20, 1945.
Mere mention of Capas and O’Donnell will evoke memories of World War II, the Fall of Bataan, the Death March where tens of thousands of tired, starved and sick prisoners of war were made to walk through the rough and dusty roads under the sweltering heat of the sun.
www.sme.tarlac.com /gen_info.htm   (571 words)

 Geo-Physical Features   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The predominant repose of land in Tarlac is leveled to gently sloping (0-3% slope gradient) which comprises 58.92% or 179,897 hectares located mostly on the eastern portion of the province.
The Province of Tarlac, underlained mainly by igneous and sedimentary rocks is bounded by volcanic hills in the south, a high mountain range and peak of ultrabasic rocks in the west, and a wide broad alluvial valley in the northern and eastern parts of the province.
Tarlac is traversed by a network of rivers, creeks and tributaries, the largest of which is Tarlac River, whose water flows downstream to the Agno River in Pangasinan.
www.tarlac.gov.ph /geo.html   (1052 words)

 About Culture and Arts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Pampanga, which etymologically means "Pampang" or riverbank, is bounded on the north by Tarlac City and Nueva Ecija, on the east by Bulacan, southeast by Manila Bay, on the southwest by Bataan and on the west by Zambales.
The province of Tarlac, whose name was derived from a talahib weed called "Malatarlac" is situated at the center of the Central Plains of Luzon Island.
The population of Tarlac is divided into three congressional districts with 17 towns and one city and an aggregate of 510 barangays.
www.ncca.gov.ph /about_cultarts/comarticles.php?artcl_Id=247   (1003 words)

Tarlac Province is in the west central of Luzon, the main island of the Republic of the Philippines.The province has a total land area of 1,175 square miles (3,045 sq.
The town of Tarlac was founded in 1686, it was the chief trade center of the region, and still is. Today, Tarlac is one of the fastest developing town in the region.
The summer capital of Tarlac Province, popularly known for its panoramic views, that caught the administration of the picnickeers, vacationist, site-seers, balikbayan and tourists.
www.tarlaquenos.com /jazpinoy/tarlacp.html   (1111 words)

 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Things to Do   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
(Tarlac, Tarlac) Established on May 9, 1952 during the administration of Governor Antonio E. Lopez, this institution was originally named after the late President Manuel A. Roxas, and was later renamed in 1990 after the prominent statesman.
The demolished Tarlac Catholic convent had become the highest Filipino seat of learning when the Literario-Sientifico Universidad of Malolos, Bulacan was transferred to Tarlac on March 31, 1889.
(Bamban, Tarlac) The park was carved along the hilly area near the national highway in Tarlac and is quite visible from the road with its imposing grotto of Virgin Mary pedestalled on a hill.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=thingstodo&province=13   (1153 words)

 Tarlac Philippines Travel Information - Philippine Hotels and Resorts Web Reservation Service   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Tarlac became briefly the seat of the Philippine Republic headed by Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo when he abandoned Malolos, Bulacan in the face of the advancing American Forces.
Early in the dawn, of history,what come to be know as Tarlac today once a thickly-forested area, people by roving tribes of nomadic Aetas said to be the aboriginal settlers of the Philippines.The name 'Tarlac' was derived from a 'Talahib'like weed called by by the Aetas"Matarlac".
Don Geronimo Velasco was a prominent figure in Tarlac revolutionary history, i.e., in the Makabulos provisional government, in local politics in Victoria, and in the revolutionary struggle.
www.balikbayantrip.com /tarlac/info.html   (1025 words)

 Diocese of Tarlac
Its capital town of Tarlac and the southern towns belonged to the then Diocese of San Fernando, Pampanga, and the northern towns to the Diocese of Lingayen-Dagupan.
Tarlac is landlocked by Pangasinan on the north, Nueva Ecija on the east, Pampanga on the south, and Zambales on the west.
When Malolos was abandoned as the second seat of the First Philippine Republic as the Americans overran the country, Tarlac, Tarlac became the new seat of the new government for a few months.
www.cbcponline.net /jurisdictions/tarlac.html   (550 words)

 G.R. No. 145391   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Capas RTC rendered judgment on December 28, 1999 dismissing the petition for certiorari for lack of merit.
The Capas RTC ruled that the order of dismissal issued by the MCTC is a final order which disposes of the case and therefore the proper remedy should have been an appeal.
Finally, the Capas RTC declared that even on the premise that the MCTC erred in dismissing the civil case, such error is a pure error of judgment and not an abuse of discretion.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri2002/aug2002/gr_145391_2002.html   (4010 words)

 April 06 2004
Tarlac Governor Jose Yap, Concepcion Mayor Benjie Lacson, and Congressmen Jesli Lapus and Benigno Aquino III, School Division Superintendent Victoria Aguas, high school officials, students and parents welcomed the President after alighting from the chopper on the campus.
CAPAS, Tarlac-- President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo today said that in remembering the sacrifices of those who perished in the infamous Death March some 60 years ago, the Filipino people must strive to work for peace not only in society but also in their hearts.
She then thanked Tarlac Governor Jose Yap, who was among those in the audience, for being a member of the government peace panel that is currently holding talks with the National Democratic Front (NDF).
www.news.ops.gov.ph /archives2004/apr06.htm   (3218 words)

 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
During the recent strategic planning session of the Tarlac SMED Council, they have agreed among others to undergo a seminar on Project Proposal Preparation.
Since the PFS Preparation Seminar was also deemed important to businessmen, participation was opened to non-members alike, specially the members of the Tarlac Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
The seminar was successfully conducted on July 24-26, 2001 at the KB Banana Grove Restaurant in San Roque, Tarlac City.
www.dti.tarlac.com /T-Archives.html   (1555 words)

 Tarlac Headlines Index
TARLAC CITY — The almost seven-month long strike in one of the country’s oldest transport company finally came to an end, as the Philippine Rabbit Bus Lines (PRBL) commenced plying major routes from Metro Manila to Central and Northern Luzon again.
TARLAC CITY — The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) has recently decided to extend the lease contract of air courier giant, the Federal Express (FedEx), up to August 2010.
TARLAC CITY — Although the country has a “free and lively press,” the Philippines has been counted by the Paris-based international media watchdog as one of the places most hostile to journalists.
tarlacheadlines2004.i8.com /hundreds.html   (899 words)

 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > AFP: NPA hit squads kill 22 police, military informers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
TARLAC CITY—Twen­ty-two people, believed to have been military and police informers, have been killed by the New People’s Army since January, a Philippine Army officer told The Manila Times.
Visaya said military intelligence reports indicate that the NPA liquidation squads are composed of 19 people, mostly coming from the faction supporting the leadership of Communist Party of the Philippines leader Joma Sison, who is in exile in Europe.
The documents, he added, also revealed the names of the candidates who ran in the May 10 election who paid the rebels cash and firearms to be allowed to campaign in areas patrolled by the rebels.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2004/nov/08/yehey/prov/20041108pro5.html   (787 words)

 CDC committed to ‘protect’ German investors in controversial Capas landfill project, launches media blitz
TARLAC CITY –; Regardless of the anti-landfill furor that is now snowballing in the province, an official of the Clark Development Corporation (CDC) has admitted that the state-owned firm is committed to "protect" the foreign consortium that will pursue the controversial multimillion-dollar, 100-hectare project in Barangay Kalangitan, Capas, Tarlac.
The rallyists were composed mostly of students from Capas, and were led by priests, nuns and teachers belonging to the broad anti-landfill coalition called Lakas, Unyon at Sandigan ng mga Oposisyon sa Basura (LUSOB).
But even before Catacutan was elected as mayor in the 2001 mid-term elections, he has already staunchly opposed the landfill project in the provincial board, where he was a member.
tarlacnews2002.netfirms.com /02232.shtml   (854 words)

 Rights group hits crackdown on left-leaning Bayan Muna
TARLAC CITY –; Human rights activists here deplored the alleged government crackdown on the left-leaning Bayan Muna, and efforts of the military to blame the disappearance of the militant party-list group’s leaders and members to a purported new round of purging within the communist underground.
The last two arrested activists, both farmers in Capas, Tarlac, were found to be detained in Camp Crame, Quezon City on claims of the National Anti-Kidnapping Task Force (NAKTAF) that the militants were involved in a supposed kidnapping incident.
Paragas, meanwhile, identified the two victims in Tarlac province as Rustico Pamintuan, 29, and Luz Patinga, 51, both farmers in Barangay O’Donnell in Capas town.
tarlacnews2002.netfirms.com /0301.shtml   (961 words)

 Tarlac folk reject ... - Jul. 21, 2003
CAPAS, Tarlac -- Garbage stinks, and the stench caused by the 6.72-million-dollar sanitary landfill project of the Clark Development Corp. (CDC) in Sitio Kalangitan in Barangay Cutcut II is filling the air anew with a move to open the landfill to accommodate garbage from other areas.
But board member Carlito David, majority floor leader of the Tarlac provincial board, said granting the request would require the revocation of an earlier resolution that allowed the operation of the landfill only for use of CDC locators and the towns of Capas, Concepcion and Bamban and Tarlac City.
Since 1999, the project has been the subject of protests in Tarlac province as residents fear that the garbage of Metro Manila will be dumped at the landfill.
www.inq7.net /reg/2003/jul/21/text/reg_1-1-p.htm   (589 words)

 macabulos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Makabulos berated the major and ordered the guards to return the prisoners to their quarters, telling them that he would never tolerate the mistreatment of prisoners of war as long as he was in command of the revolutionary forces in Tarlac.
However, because of the Americans' superiority in men and arms, the Tarlac general was forced to resort to guerrilla warfare, moving from place to place until his surrender to Gen. Arthur Mac Arthur's men in a barrio in Camiling.
He was elected municipal president of La Paz in 1908, and later served as councilor of Tarlac, Tarlac.
www.macabulos.homestead.com   (928 words)

 G.R. No. 110569   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Esguerra, who were both then assigned at the Capas Police Station, received reliable information that appellant Diosdado Mallari, who has a standing warrant of arrest in connection with Criminal Case No. 471 for Homicide in 1989, was seen at Sitio 14, Sta.
Appellant was handcuffed and brought to the Capas Police Station where he was endorsed to the chief investigator while the homemade gun and live ammunition were endorsed to the property custodian.
66 of the RTC of Capas, Tarlac in Crim.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri1996/dec1996/gr_110569_1996.html   (2205 words)

 Sun.Star Pampanga - Tarlac board member accused of 'coddling' crime suspects
A FAMILY in Barangay Cut-Cut II, Capas, Tarlac, has accused a Provincial Board (PB) member of allegedly coddling two crime suspects who earlier hacked and stabbed a barangay tanod chief.
It was reported that the tricycle has no registration and permit to operate from the Office of the Mayor and the Capas municipal police.
The incident was recorded at the Barangay Cut-Cut II and reported to the Capas municipal police.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/pam/2004/03/18/news/tarlac.board.member.accused.of.coddling.crime.suspects.html   (439 words)

 Capas Tarlac - Message Board
I was a radioman at Capas Tarlac in the 70's.
Patling was sandwiched by Crow Valley and NRTF Capas.
I was an ET-2 at Capas in 1977-79.
www.usmilitarypi.com /capastarlac_message.htm   (1576 words)

 Dizon vs Campo : AM P-04-1774 : February 9, 2004 : J. Tinga : Second Division : Decision   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
On March 4, 2002, complainant went to the MCTC of Capas, Tarlac, where she confronted respondent about the illicit relationship inside the chamber of Judge Panfilo Valdez, Sr.
She alleged that complainant’s husband, a member of the Sangguniang Bayan of Capas, Tarlac, became her acquaintance because of their common place of work.
The recommendation of the OCA allowing her resignation was simply noted pending the submission of the report of the investigating judge.
www.supremecourt.gov.ph /jurisprudence/2004/feb2004/am_p_04_1774.htm   (1351 words)

 yehey! News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Metro Manila garbage is expected to be transported to Tarlac once its officials allow the Department of Environment and Natural Resources to use the state-of-the-art sanitary landfill in the province.
The facility is situated at Sitio Kalangitan, Barangay Cutcut II in Capas, Tarlac and accommodates 100 tons per day of household wastes coming from Capas, Bamban and the Clark Economic Zone.
Present during the meeting were Tarlac Governor Jose Yap and Mayors Reynaldo Catacutan of Capas and Leonardo Anunciation of Bamban and 12 barangay captains of both towns who favor the proposal.
www.yehey.com /tabloids/print.aspx?a=12620   (205 words)

 New Page 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Capas Death March Monument, along the highway 3 kilometer from the town proper of Tarlac, is a historical marker to that infamous event in world War II that passed this area and caused the death of nearly 30 000 Filipinos and American soldiers.
Lubigan in the Municipality of San Jose, the 278 hectare park is adjacent to the steamy Bueno Hot Spring of Capas and the refreshing Baag Waterfalls.
A touch of history is associated with the place because in a cottage nearby, the late American hero, General Douglass McArthur and selected members of his staff spent a night on their way to Manila during the liberation period.
www.tarlac.com.ph /castaways.htm   (436 words)

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