Auditors to city hall: Don’t get garbage collection expenses from 20% dev’t fund

Garbage haulers from a barangay transfer trash from the barangay's own garbage truck to that of RC Bella Waste Management and Disposal Services. (photo by Marlon Alexander Luistro / The Filipino Connection)

 

LIPA CITY—The city’s solid waste management program landed again in the audit reports of the Commission on Audit for the second straight calendar year.

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Mas kumita, nakatipid ang pamahalaang lungsod noong 2016

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LUNGSOD NG LIPA—Mas mataas ang kinita ng pamahalaang lungsod noong taong 2016 maliban sa mas tumipid sila ng mga P7 milyon sa gastusin.

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Quail festival in Lipa City presents ideas for biz ventures

Add quail eggs with pickles and one can have pickled quail eggs for a product. One can have pickled quail eggs with different flavors, like Jalapeño. (photo by MARLON LUISTRO / The Filipino Connection)

 

LIPA CITY – Hop on a Manila-bound bus here and you will see vendors selling quail eggs or pugo pegged at P10 per pack.

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Waste-to-energy technology not feasible ‘for now’ in Lipa, says CENRO

The City's Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) (photo from Facebook page of Lipa City CENRO)

 

 

LIPA CITY—The City Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) has turned down yet another proposal to build a waste-to-energy plant here citing the failure to find a suitable land and issues on the compliance with existing environment laws.

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[Community] Nina’s Special Puto and Tamales

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The recipe of kakanin (rice cake) was passed on to Aleng Ninay from her grand parents who started cooking in 1913. Using only first-grade rice, coconut milk, and sugar, Aleng Ninay is preparing and cooking her puto and tamales just how her lola had prepared them.

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Patok na paborita ng isang panaderya sa Lipa

Ang Fadullo's Special Paborita mulsa Brgy. Tibig (kuha ni Arvel Malubag / The Filipino Connection)

 

 

BRGY. TIBIG, LUNGSOD NG LIPA—Naalala ko noon, ani Jailel Fadullo. Boy ako sa isang gasolinahan, at 17 anyos.

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Soon in Malvar: New science park and jobs for Lipeños, provincemates

The industrial science parks of the Science Park of the Philippines (image from SPPI website)

 

LIPA CITY [Release]–A new science park will set foot in neighboring Malvar town and will produce job opportunities for Batangueños, including this city’s residents.

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Mula sa bakuran, kumita ang mga tinamnan na luya

Isa nang household name ang Mira’s Turmeric Product bilang isang organikong tsaa

 

 

 

LUNGSOD NG LIPA–Ayoko na sa baboy, ani Almira Silva, 43, na may babuyan sa isang subdibisyon. Rereklamuhan ako rito, dagdag nya.

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Kakaibang timpla ng itlog na maalat

Sa pagtitiyaga ni Arnel Isaga na magsubok ng kakaibang itlog na maalat, hindi siya inalat. Isang umuusbong na negosyo na puting itlog na maalat —ang Lipeños Salted Eggs— ang inani ni Isaga. (kuha ni Arvel Malubag / The Filipino Connection)

Puti ang kulay ng Lipeños Salted Eggs. Unti-unti, yumayabong ang kakaibang timpla nito

 

 

LUNGSOD NG LIPA—May iniwan si Arnel Isaga dito dahil may naamoy siyang maalat.

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Calabarzon economy grew 4.8 percent in 2016

 

An industrial hub’s growth got a boost from services, agriculture

 

 

STO. TOMAS, BATANGAS—Economic growth in the industrial region where Lipa City is situated grew only by 4.8 percent in 2016, and has the agricultural sector to thank.

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