The city government of Tagum has welcomed 2017 with its “grander and splendid” pyro-musical display amounting to half a million pesos.
Celebrating the holidays on a tight budget is not always easy. But Tagumenos have found many creative ways to celebrate affordably and enjoy the Christmas season without cutting down on quality.
As a contractual worker, Yuko’s father is not always able to send money so he tries to help his mother through caroling. Yuko said he gives everything he earns to his mother.
Christmas eve would have been another busy day for Melanie Larida as she would have doubled her time preparing for Noche Buena and for the 71st birthday of her father-in-law.
Devotees of the popular Black Nazarene welcomed the replica image at the Sagrado Corazon de Jesus Parish in Apokon, this city.
Tagum City will aspire to earn the distinction as a “City of People” as it pursues infrastructure development, road improvement and holding of colourful festivals.
President Rodrigo Duterte urged the public to be more active in community and national issues as his message for the 153rd birth anniversary of national hero, Andres Bonifacio.
After the viral sexual attacks of pro-Marcos netizens a female teenager carrying an anti-Marcos burial placard, Gabriela Women’s Party and netizens condemned the inappropriate comments of the “online sexual harassers.”
The city’s committee on tourism and beautification is planning to set-up a “Lumad Village” as a new tourist site in Marilog District.
The City Tourism Office has announced the line up of activities for this year’s “Pasko Fiesta” celebration which will be launched on Dec. 2 at Rizal Park, this city.