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...
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...
Pacquiao agrees to terms for Mayweather fight

...Pacquiao on Thursday in Los Angeles to formally get his fighter's signature on the terms of the bout. Pacquiao flew from the Philippines on his way to judge the Miss Universe pageant on Jan. 25 in Florida.Arum said the fight would be held at the MGM, where...
Today in History for Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

...Leahy, Ernest J. King and Chester W. Nimitz as Admirals of the Fleet. U.S. forces invaded Mindoro Island in the Philippines, encountering little resistance from the Japanese. A single-engine plane carrying bandleader Glenn Miller, a major in...
The forgotten battle for Alaska

...and Australian naval assets from the Dutch East Indies and Philippines, using a series of amphibious landings and surface naval...never recovered. By occupying the Dutch East Indies and the Philippines the Japanese had secured an oil and rubber-rich southern...
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...
One of world's strongest storms hits Philippines

MANILA, Philippines - One of the strongest storms on record slammed into the central Philippines on Friday, killing at least four people...Because of cut-off communications in the Philippines, it was impossible to know the full extent...
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Strongest typhoon of the year slams Philippines

MANILA, Philippines - One of the most powerful typhoons ever recorded slammed into the Philippines early Friday, and one weather expert warned...causes the most deaths from typhoons in the Philippines - may not be as bad, Masters said...
Juneau students raise money for Philippines

When Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines last month, Harborview Elementary counsellor Annie Caulfield knew many of her students were going to be affected by the storm...
Albolera, Moses wed

...Christopher Moses wed Aug. 12 tin Butuan, Philippines.The bride is daughter of Rosenia Albolera of Butuan, Philippines.The groom is son of David Hubbard (deceased...the couple makes their home in Butuan, Philippines.
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