Posts Tagged ‘Olongapo ’

Thousands Of US Sailors on 3 Ships Arriving in Subic – Vic V. Vizcocho, Jr.

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – Businessmen and residents here and nearby communities are bracing up for the arrival of some 5,000 US Navy personnel and marines aboard three (3) US Navy ships that are expected to arrive tomorrow, Saturday. USS Frank Cable (AS 40), a ship… [More]

FILIPINO SAILORS ADVANCE AS “SHELLBACKS” AT SEA

The Philippine Navy has 105 less “Pollywogs,” a term for sailors who have never crossed on a sea voyage the Equator, an imaginary line which divides the earth into the northern and southern hemispheres.   Aboard BRP Ramon Alcaraz, the 105 navymen earned the title… [More]

BRP Ramon Alcaraz engages Japanese warship off the waters of Indonesia

Shortly before crossing the equator off the waters of Indonesia, the Philippine warship BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PF-16) engaged in a meeting procedure the Japanese warship JS Hatakaze (DDG-171)  as a passing exercise (PASSEX). Like Alcaraz, Hatakaze is also en route to Australia to participate in KAKADU 2014,… [More]

PHILIPPINE WARSHIP LEAVES FOR WAR GAMES IN AUSTRALIA  by Vic V. Vizcocho, Jr.

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – The warship BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PF-16) of the Philippine Navy set sail this morning (Sunday, 17th August 2014) on a week-long journey to participate in the multi-lateral military exercises “KAKADU 2014” at Northern Australia from Aug. 25 to Sept. 12, 2014…. [More]

Subic Bay News Vol. 7 No. 28 in jpg

Images of the newsweekly Subic Bay News vol. 7 no. 27 edition . Pls. click to zoom to view page  

Alternate routes for repair of major bridge

CABANATUAN CITY — Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) announced Friday the alternate routes in light with the ongoing repair and retrofitting of the General Luna bridge, otherwise know as Valdefuente bridge, which has caused heavy traffic along the Valdefuente-Mayapyap-Caalibangbangan section of Maharlika highway…. [More]

Vaccine for 1.5M kids in CL vs measles, rubella, polio

CLARK FREEPORT — Around 1.5 million kids in Central Luzon from 0-59 months will receive this September free vaccination against measles, rubella, and polio. “This month long activity is part of a national campaign that seeks to interrupt transmission of measles and rubella reaching every purok… [More]

FLOOD CONTROL

By Publisher on August 16, 2014

FLOOD CONTROL

Olongapo Mayor Rolen C. Paulino waves back to residents from Fontaine Bridge, between Bgy. East Tapinac and East Bajac-Bajac, in one of his inspections of dredging operations and rehab of embankments to avert floodings in the city. (lower photo) An ongoing drainage clean-up at Elicano… [More]

Subic Aytas  receive  P14.8M for land rental

  SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) achieved another milestone in improving the lives of the indigenous Ayta tribesmen in this free port when it handed over to tribal leaders on Monday millions of pesos representing payment for the use of… [More]

No more Red Tide in Bataan

By Publisher on August 9, 2014

No more Red Tide in Bataan

The water test last week off Samal town’s waters turned out negative, drawing hopes for a waited ending to the longest red tide phenomenon in Bataan history. The Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA) disclosed that the water sample from Samal, which is the remaining… [More]