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Sergia Obiscuro Sablada

...October 22, 1918, in Carigara, Leyte (Philippines) to Hipolito and Isabel (Agon) Obiscuro...bartender for American families in the Philippines. Her courage and adventuresome nature...Noberto, who died in 1942 in the Philippines and her son, Federico, who died in...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174252550
Juneau gains a sister city in the Philippines

...William S. Lachica and delegates from the Philippines for an official signing of a sister...recalled with tears his first trip to the Philippines when he was in the Marine Corps and...which is on the island of Panay in the Philippines. Like Juneau, the capital of the Aklan...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-04/juneau-gains-sister-city-philippines
Local
There's a license plate for that

...of their own. There are 19 honorary consuls in the state, one in Juneau.The bill is inspired by Jenny Strickler, the Philippines' honorary consul to Alaska. Not only is she the country's first honorary consul to the state, she's the first honorary...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-19/theres-license-plate
State | AK legislature
Thank you from the Juneau Sister Cities Committee

...William Lachica's visit in Oct. 2014 from Kalibo, Alkan, Philippines. Mayor Lachica visited Juneau to sign a Sister Cities Agreement...population of 74,619, Kalibo is a province of Alkan, Philippines. The city is the gateway to the tourist destination of Boracay...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-01-18/thank-you-juneau-sister-cities-comm
Neighbors
Woman guilty of drug conspiracy

...plea.Federal prosecutors said Adams, a citizen of the Philippines, shipped the drugs through the mail from Las Vegas, where...including the Seluda brothers and Adams, are citizens of the Philippines and are facing deportation once their prison sentences end...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-03/woman-guilty-drug-conspiracy
Local
Northrim Bank welcomes two new branch managers

...the Midtown Financial Center. He has been a personal banker, branch specialist, branch supervisor and assistant manager during his time at Northrim. David holds a degree in marketing management from San Beda College, Philippines.

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-03-01/northrim-bank-welcomes-two-new-bran
Neighbors
Lawmakers feast, dance with Juneau's Filipino community

...Jenny Strickler, now an honorary consul general of the Philippines to Alaska.The celebration featured a traditional Tinikling...disaster claimed the lives of at least 6,300 people in the Philippines.Ruaro was also responsible for facilitating a large donation...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-02-23/lawmakers-feast-dance-juneaus-filipino-
Local
Family of cut-ups

...1920s, Gerry Sr. said, and relatives have owned bars and barbershops over the decades. Gerry Sr. emigrated from the Philippines in the mid-1970s, when he was 16, and graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School. Not long after graduating from the...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-02-27/family-cut-ups
Local
An ocean away, Pacquiao's trainer makes some noise from afar

...Pacquiao camp for the fight that will almost surely define his career.Instead of doing much of his early training in the Philippines, Pacquiao will spend his entire camp in Southern California. He'll spar less, likely 90 to 95 rounds instead of the...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-06/ocean-away-pacquiaos-trainer-makes-som
Sports
Philippines sister city relationship in the works

...join forces with Kalibo, a city in the Philippines, in a sister city relationship.Jenny...Honorary Consul to the Republic of the Philippines for Alaska, made a presentation Wednesday...and serves as a direct link from the Philippines to the Filipino population of Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-09-11/philippines-sister-city-relationship-wo
Local

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