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  Pampanga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pampanga is a province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region.
Pampanga is bordered by the provinces of Bataan and Zambales to the west, Tarlac and Nueva Ecija to the north, and Bulacan to the southeast.
Pampanga, one of the richest provinces in the Philippines, was re-organized as a province by the Spaniards on December 11, 1571.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pampanga   (2355 words)

 Guagua, Pampanga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For the musical instrument, see guagua (musical instrument)
Guagua is a municipality in the province of Pampanga, Philippines.
According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 96,858 people in 18,438 households.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Guagua,_Pampanga   (65 words)

 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Things to Do   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
(Guagua, Pampanga) The jewel in the crown is the Betis Church (Santiago de Galicia Parish), built in the early 1700s and repaired continually throughout the 1800s.
(Magalang, Pampanga) San Bartolome Church - Established by the Augustinians in 1605, it was the scene of the encounter between the followers of Andres Malong led by Melchor de Vera and the Spanish troops in 1660.
(Clark, Pampanga) Expo Pilipino is the Philippine National Centennial Exposition and centerpiece of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the declaration of Philippine Independence on June 12, 1898.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=thingstodo&province=12   (3269 words)

 FMA Festival   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Pampanga has always enjoyed the title, “The Culinary Center of the Philippines.” It is populated by resourceful hardy folk who are justifiably proud of their famous Kapampangan cuisine.
Pampanga was the home province of Diosdado Macapagal, ninth President of the Philippine republic, and Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, incumbent and 14th President.
Pampanga is populated by resourceful hardy folk who are justifiably proud of their famous Kapampangan cuisine.
www.fmafestival.com /pampanga.htm   (4485 words)

 Couple shows way to be best in Betis furniture   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
GUAGUA, Pampanga - Throughout their 31-year-old woodcraft and furniture business, Jose and Myrna Bituin has proudly used the Betis tree as an icon of excellent Filipino craftsmanship.
The tree, although long extinct, is said to have left its only remnants in the lumber used to build the church and tower of St. James (Santiago de Galicia), one of the country's 26 churches declared as national cultural treasures.
His father, among the first batch of graduates of the Pampanga Trade School, now the Don Honorio Ventura College of Arts and Trade, the oldest vocational school in Asia, was one of the best makers of billiard tables and carosas.
money.inq7.net /topstories/printable_topstories.php?yyyy=2003&mon=01&dd=12&file=3   (1547 words)

 There were more votes ... - May 22, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
But in several precincts in Guagua, Pampanga, the total number of votes for presidential candidates was more than the total number of registered voters who actually cast their votes.
This indicated that the number of votes for a particular presidential candidate was "padded or increased" in Guagua, the biggest town in the home district of the Macapagals, according to lawyers of Bangon Pilipinas candidate Eduardo Villanueva.
The final results from the Pampanga provincial board of canvassers on May 18 showed that President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo received 38,205 votes in Guagua; Fernando Poe Jr., 1,684; Villanueva, 1,805; Panfilo Lacson, 561; and Raul Roco, 449, or a total of 42,704 votes for presidential candidates.
www.inq7.net /nat/2004/may/22/text/nat_7-1-p.htm   (549 words)

 Sun.Star Pampanga - Guagua COP says peace situation manageable
GUAGUA -- Supt. Audie Atienza, this town's police chief, said Saturday the peace and order situation here is manageable compared with other municipalities.
This, after fears that the town has lost its peace in relation to the recent incident which claimed the life of Emy Manlulu, campaign manager of Vice Mayor Emil Capati who is running for the mayoralty post here.
This is evident, he said, on the fact that incumbent officials here have not requested any police escort or have not acquired the services of bodyguards in the previous years.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/pam/2004/04/04/news/guagua.cop.says.peace.situation.manageable.html   (295 words)

 DAYS HOTEL PAMPANGA Resorts and Hotels Reservation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
BETIS CHURCH (Betis, Guagua) - Pampanga's oldest church is a fascinating work of architecture with its classic altar in antique carved design and décor blending with religious frescoes reminiscent of neoclassic works of European Art.
PAMPANGA AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE (Magalang) - A state-owned educational institution ideally located at the scenic foot hills of Mt. Arayat where a conference pavillion and natural swimming area were developed by the Philippine Tourism Authority.
PAMPANGA DAY (December 11) - The people of the entire Pampanga province celebrate its foundation day with various programs and festivities such as cultural shows, trade exhibits and other socio-economic projects.
www.vciholidays.com /pampanga.html   (991 words)

 Ivan About Town: Pampanga's pride
Pampanga's pride is indeed its heritage and cuisine.
Betis Church - a must visit church in Pampanga, the centuries-old Betis Church in Guagua is nicknamed the "Sistine chapel of the Philippines" because of its wall ceiling murals.
Pampanga 9 10 34 62 63 7782 83
ivanhenares.blogspot.com /2006/04/pampangas-pride.html   (1474 words)

 Sun.Star Pampanga - Guagua bids beloved leader farewell
Santiago, who was Guagua's mayor for more than a decade, died from a colon cancer with liver complications last Wednesday.
Santiago was undefeated in the succeeding elections and served as mayor of his town for nine years until his term expired in 1995.
Santiago was cited for his leadership role in saving Betis and Guagua from lahar spewed by the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo in 1991.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/pam/2005/11/29/news/guagua.bids.beloved.leader.farewell.html   (623 words)

 California Examiner   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Residents ride on a bulldozer moving along a flooded road in Pampanga as waters continue to rise in the province.
Meanwhile, President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has visited the evacuation centers in Guagua, Pampanga and nearby Sasmuan to personally assess the damage wrought by monsoon rains and typhoon Gloria in her home province of Pampanga.
A canoe carrying commuters sinks in floodwaters in Pampanga at the height of typhoon Gloria.
www.californiaexaminer.net /news/anmviewer.asp?a=456&print=yes   (459 words)

 Pope names new Auxiliary Bishop for Pampanga - CBCPNEWS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
David is currently serving as the Director of Formation of the Theology Department at the Mother of Good Counsel Seminary, San Fernando, Pampanga.
Born in Guagua, Pampanga, the 47-year old auxiliary bishop-elect is one of the 13 children (including newspaper columnist and University of the Philippines Sociology Professor Randolf David) of the late Pedro David and Beinvenida Siongco of Pampanga.
The Archdiocese of San Fernando, Pampanga is headed by Archbishop Paciano B. Aniceto who has taken an active role in the implementation of the Year of Social Concerns.
www.cbcponline.net /news/archives/may2006/news1-may27.html   (380 words)

 Pampanga Genealogy Resource
The Chincuangcos of Guagua, Floridablanca, and Lubao - There are currently three different spellings of the clan.
The Jucos of Guagua - The family is of Chinese origin.
The Sibals of Bamban - The Sibal surname is originally from the province of Pampanga.
www.geocities.com /pampgen   (479 words)

 A.C. No. 6298
Complainant alleged that respondent has been commissioned as a Notary Public for Guagua, Pampanga, with the obligation to submit his notarial book and documents every month and each time he applies for a re-commission to the Clerk of Court of the Regional Trial Court of Guagua, Pampanga.
Complainant avers that the certification issued as to the existence of flood in Guagua, Pampanga in 6 to 20 July 2002 deals only with the flood in the town proper and did not say that the house of respondent in San Antonio, Guagua, was hit by the flood.
The town of Guagua, Pampanga has been perennially flooded during rainy season for which reason respondent who had to bring his notarial books at his house in San Antonio, Guagua, could have guarded the same against such contingency.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri2004/may2004/ac_6298_2004.html   (1882 words)

 New Auxiliary Bishop for Pampanga
Born in Betis, Guagua, Pampanga, he comes from a family of twelve children - six boys and six girls.
Here in the Mother of Good Counsel Seminary, in San Fernando, Pampanga, he held the positions of Director of Philosophy, Dean of the Graduate School of Theology, and the Director of the Formation Theology Department.
In the Archdiocese of San Fernando, Pampanga, he was the Director of the Pastoral Secretariat; Director for the Ongoing Formation of the Clergy; Director of the Archdiocesan Commission on Clergy Affairs; and for the last three years Vice-President of the Archdiocesan Media Apostolate, Networks Unlimited, Inc.
www.rcam.org /news/2006/new_auxiliary_bishop_for_pampanga.htm   (410 words)

 Cornelius & Eusebia Aguilar Genealogy Information
01 Jan 1975 in Guagua, Pampanga, Philippines ---------------------------------------------------------------- Spouse:
07 Jun 1945 in Guagua, Pampanga, Philippines Married:
13 Nov 1966 in Guagua, Pampanga, Philippines ---------------------------------------------------------------- Spouse:
www2.mozcom.com /~bobtib/roots/family/aguilar.htm   (1247 words)

The Pampanga congregation will celebrate their 27th Anniversary on July 11, 2004 at the GAMP Building in Sindalan, City of San Fernando.
Guests from the Pampanga Provincial Jail and the Angeles District Jail are also expected to come to join the celebration.
It is worthy to note that there are almost 100 inmates that are baptized members of the WCG in Pampanga through the prison ministry.
www.wcg.org /ph/wcgphupd040709.htm   (963 words)

 Province of Pampanga Things To Do - Travel Guides - VirtualTourist.com
Pampanga holds the record for having "The World's Largest Lantern"...
Pampanga Longganisa - 2 kinds: 1 is soury in taste and the best come from Arayat and the other kind "hamonado" in taste like the skinless type 2.
Geographically, the mountain is bounded by the provinces of Zambales and Pampanga.
www.virtualtourist.com /travel/Asia/Philippines/Province_of_Pampanga/Things_To_Do-Province_of_Pampanga-BR-1.html   (978 words)

 June 19 2003
GUAGUA, Pampanga – President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo ordered the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Wednesday to speed up the dredging of the Guagua River and the construction of the Pinatubo mitigation flood control projects in order to solve the perennial floods in the towns of Sasmuan and Guagua during the rainy season.
Despite her hectic schedule in Malacañang and a heavy downpour, the President personally inspected the ongoing dredging operations conducted by the DPWH and the local government of Pampanga at the Guagua River.
On hand to welcome the President during her visit here were Pampanga Governor Lito Lapid, presidential son and Pampanga Vice Governor Juan Miguel "Mikey" Arroyo, Guagua Mayor Paterno Magcalas and other local officials.
www.ops.gov.ph /news/archives2003/june19.htm   (1706 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The Rev. Ricardo V. Magtanong, 58, of Kaneville, formerly of Pampanga, Philippines, was released from his battle with cancer to claim the promise of his Savior on Sunday, July 10, 2005, at Rush-Copley Hospital in Aurora, where he had recently been a patient.
He was ordained on April 21, 1973, became an elder on May 28, 1978, served a number of churches in Pampanga and was district superintendent for nearly a decade in Zambales and West Pampanga.
The Rev. Danita Anderson-Wilkins, Aurora District superintendent of the United Methodist Church, and the Rev. Noah Panlilio, pastor of the United Methodist Church of Sandwich, officiated.
www.elburnherald.com /ofile/MagRi.htm   (908 words)

 PHNO: Travel and Leisure   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Barangay San Antonio, Guagua, has five stores selling guitars, ukeleles, banduria and octavinas, all products of a factory owned by one family, the Lumanog clan.
To date, there are already two in Angeles City in addition to the five in Guagua.
In his grandfather's time, a number of trained workers migrated from Pampanga to Cebu, where the art of guitar-making is now a big industry.
www.newsflash.org /199802/tl/tl000205.htm   (217 words)

 Kapampangan.Net :: View topic - GUAGUA NATIONAL COLLEGES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
masanting a eskwela keng Pampanga ing ketamung alma mater.
Guagua National University might be mistaken as a branch of the National University in Guagua.
The last time I went to GNC was in 1999, when the Guagua Church was under repair.
kapampangan.net /forum/viewtopic.php?t=1032   (1968 words)

 Travel Tips Philippines - Luzon Travel Information
In summer, the climate is very hot due to the humid temperature of Mt. Pinatubo while during the rainy season, residents and guests are advised to take precautionary measures due to lahar flows and flood which occasionally visit some lower portion of the city.
HISTORICAL BETIS CHURCH (Betis, Guagua) - Pampanga's oldest church is a fascinating work of architecture with its classic altar in antique carved design and décor blending with religious frescoes reminiscent of neoclassic works of European Art.
At present, it is being utilized as a general cargo port by the Investors of the Subic Bay Freeport but is envisioned to be developed into a fully-operational international port.
www.southtravels.com /asia/philippines/traveltips/luzon.html   (10275 words)

 BARIO PASKO AT STA. RITA, GUAGUA, PAMPANGA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Last Dec. 22, we were invited to experience an honest-to-goodness barrio pasko in Sta.
Rita is a small town on the fringe of bustling Guagua, the center for Manila-Pampanga-Bataan trade since colonial times (via cascos or barges plying the Manila Bay- Pasig River route).
It is so quiet a town, in fact, that it was denigrated as Sta.
www.newsflash.org /2003/01/tl/tl001883.htm   (637 words)

 Balita - Linking Filipinos worldwide with news since 1994
A Philippine Marine on furlough was abducted by eight armed men suspected to be members of the New People's Army (NPA) in Guagua, Pampanga Wednesday, the police said.
Leonardo Espina, Pampanga provincial police director, said T/Sgt. Marlon Alba Oronan, 39, of the 6th Marine Battalion Landing Team based in Lanao del Norte, was inside his house in Barangay Mauli Pulungmasle when the rebels barged in at about 10:30 pm.
Pampanga police launched a hot pursuit operations against the rebels.
news.balita.ph /html/article.php?story=20051123180645193   (682 words)

 Pampanga: Land of Sampaguitas and Ilang-ilang - International   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Pampanga: Land of Sampaguitas and Ilang-ilang - International - !http://maxpages.com/cabalen/sampaguita
More than 300 growers are in Guagua and Floridablanca.
A flood in 1964 destroyed most of the shrubs in Guagua.
maxpages.com /cabalen/sampaguita - !http://www.maxpages.com/cabalen/sampaguita   (1313 words)

San Fernando City, Pampanga - More than 100 brethren, including children, gathered together at the Villa Azucena Resort in Guagua, Pampanga last July 13, Sunday to celebrate the 26th Anniversary of the Pampanga Church.
A Worship Service was held at 10 o'clock in the morning and a potluck lunch followed after service.
Pastor Carlos Castro gave a brief history of the Pampanga Church, while pastor Pio Umlas gave the main message.
www.wcg.org /ph/wcgphupd030731.htm   (528 words)

 G.R. No. 140158
Petitioner Fernando Baltazar and private respondent Catalina Bagasina were both candidates for the position of municipal mayor of Sasmuan, Pampanga during the May 11, 1998 local elections.
After the canvassing of votes, the Municipal Board of Canvassers declared petitioners as the duly elected mayor of the municipality.
On June 29, 1998, private respondent filed with the Regional Trial Court of Guagua, Pampanga, an election protest which was docketed as Election Case No. G-898.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri2001/jan2001/gr_140158_2001.html   (2000 words)

 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > Interpol after Pampanga woman linked to swindling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga: Agents of the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) have launched a manhunt for a Capampangan woman who allegedly swindled at least 80 persons, including two Australian businessmen, of millions of Australian dollars.
A composite team of Interpol agents recently arrived in the country to trace the whereabouts of the suspect, identified as Lourdes Santos, 39, of Guagua, Pampanga, who supposedly migrated with her family to New South Wales in Australia where she works as a machine-cutter operator in a publishing house and moonlights as a travel agent.
The Australian businessman, John Ruffen, his Capampangan wife Naty and his brother Theo claimed they gave Santos at least A$214,000 as investment in a discounted airline-ticketing enterprise.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2005/may/05/yehey/prov/20050505pro5.html   (294 words)

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