Abra’s capital town, Bangued, celebrates Patronal Feast day of St. James the Elder

  St. James the Apostle and his brother John were one of the first disciples of Jesus and are related to Jesus. Their mothers Salome and Mary were believed to be sisters. James was one of the three called by Jesus to witness his Transfiguration. Following Christ’s Ascension, James spread the Gospel across Israel and… Read more »

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Abrenian Youth Leadership Summit 2018

  The Abrenian Youth Leadership Summit 2018 (AYLS 2018) which is conducted at the Abra State Institute of Sciences and Technology, Bangued Campus was participated by a total number of 81 selected youth leaders from each municipality of Abra. In line with the celebration of Rambak ti Kappia 2018, the Provincial Government of Abra initiated… Read more »

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5 time Champion BFP-Abra hosts 6th BFP Regional Fire Olympics

  Bureau of Fire Protection-Cordillera Administrative Region (BFP-CAR) holds 2018 Regional Fire Olympics at Abra Sports Complex on June 19-20, 2018. This is the first time the province is hosting this regional annual event of the BFP. The event was participated by 238 officers, brigade and volunteers from the 6 provinces of the Cordillera: Abra,… Read more »

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Abreño bikers support PENRO Abra’s Padyak para sa Kalikasan

Over 160 bikers took part in the 1st Padyak para sa Kalikasan by Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office on June 9, 2018. Padyak para sa Kalikasan is a project initiated by Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) Abra in celebration of the Philippine Environment Month. All participants were encouraged to join the Ceremonial… Read more »

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DTI Abra warns retailers not to abuse price increase

Due to continuous price increase in gasoline and some basic commodities, a random price monitoring and inspection was carried out in grocery stores, hardware stores, Bangued Central Market, LPG dealers, and gas stations by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Abra in coordination with the Provincial Government of Abra through the Office of the… Read more »

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Abreño brothers, Taekwondo medalists at the Philippine National Games

  Abreño brothers Kurt Bryan Barbosa, 18 and Kurt Maverick Barbosa, 17, took home the gold and bronze medals in Taekwondo respectively during the Philippine National Games in Cebu City on May 19-25, 2018. Kurt is a varsity player in taekwondo at the National University in Manila. The Barbosa brothers  have been training in taekwondo… Read more »

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DOH-Abra continues health programs and activities for Abreños

Dr. Alex M. Bayubay of Provincial DOHO-Abra discussed briefly the health programs and activities of their department during the 1st Monday flag ceremony at the Capitol grounds. The health activities include the intensified advocacy campaign on dengue prevention and awareness program  and the rabies control program. Dr. Alex Bayubay also informed the health officers and… Read more »

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