The Cordilleras in Full Color (2019)


CORDILLERA ARTISTS are at work at the Diplomat Hotel, Heritage Hill for the Ibagiw: The Baguio Creative City Festival 2019 scheduled from November 16-24, 2019. Photos by Glenn Pat-ogan
11 people were injured after the collapse of a foot bridge which they passed through suddenly collapse at Sitio Futyang, Betwagan, Sadanga, Mountain Province.
DSWDsc, SCfederation. Senior Citizens’ Affairs. DSWD – CAR Asst. Regional Director for Operations Amelyn Cabrera (right) administer the oath taking of the newly elected officers of the Regional Federation of Senior Citizens Association of the Philippines that include Alfred Anod (President), David Asencio (Vice President), Edita Ibarra (Secretary) and Rufino Dolipas (Treasurer) during the 2nd semester consultation dialogue for Regional Inter – Agency Committee on Senior Citizen/Regional Monitoring Board and RFSCAP at Eurotel Baguio City, Thursday. (Lito Dar/PIA CAR)
SGLG AWARD – Mayor Franklin Odsey and Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Officer Johanna Padaen receive the award of the Municipality of Bontoc as 2019 National Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) Awardee at Manila Hotel, Tent City, Manila last November 4, 2019.
Tropical Storm Quiel puts some part of Apayao submerged underwater. Contributed photo
Tropical Storm Quiel puts some part of Apayao submerged underwater. Contributed photo
Tropical Storm Quiel triggers this landslide in Apayao. Contributed photo
Candle trader takes advantage of the All Saints Day to sell their new candle designs. JBM
BASIC DIGITAL CODING TRAINING – Some students of the Lepanto National High School (LNHS) undergo the basic digital coding training conducted by the Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) through a school alumnus, Alexis Vida Medina-Lim, in coordination with the Mankayan municipal government headed by Mayor Frenzel Ayong and the Far Southeast Gold Resources, Inc.. Photo courtesy of Team Ayong
PROJECT INSPECTION – Officials and technical personnel of the Department of Public Works and Highways – First Benguet District Engineering Office (DPWH-FBDEO) inspect the ongoing projects within the Baguio-La Trinidad-Itogon-Sablan-Tuba-Tublay (BLISTT) area to ensure their completion within their prescribed contract duration. Contributed photo
La Trinidad Mayor Romeo K. Salda supervises the intensified clearing of roads from obstructions. The municipality got a low compliance rating on road clearing from the Department of interior and Local Government after the deadline. Photo by Joel C.
Police and PDEA operatives destroy P17 million worth of marijuana plants in Kalinga. The eradication lasted for three days from October 16 to 18, 2019. PDEA Photo
Lito “Thunder Kid” Adiwang stopped Senzo Ikeda via a technical knockout at 1:57 of round one of their strawweight bout during ONE: Century on October 13, 2019 at Japan to extend his winning streak to six consecutive bouts, 10/13/19. Photo by ONE Championship

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Representative from the Indigenous peoples of Kalinga province participates in the IP month celebration in Baguio City. Joseph B. Manzano, 10/13/19
INDIGENOUS PEOPLES MONTH CELEBRATION – Kalinga Rep. Allen Jesse C. Mangaoang lead the dancers from Kalinga in playing the ‘pattong,’ an indigenous dance of the Kalingas, during the celebration of the Indigenous Peoples Month held at the PFVR Youth Center in Baguio City. Rosalia T. See, 10/13/19
Farmers manually transport their harvest at Gambang, Cuba at Gov.Bado Dangwa National Road due to landslide caused by monsoon rains. Photo CTO Mayor Manny Fermin, 08/19/19
Officials of the Department of Public works and Highways – First Benguet District Engineering Office led by District Engineer Ireneo S. Gallato inspect the road cut inflicted by the continuous monsoon rains along the Tawang-Lubas-Ambiong road for the institution of the appropriate measures to address the problem. Contributed photo, 08/18/19
TITLE SHOT IN SIGHT – Danny Kingad (left) outlasted Reece McLaren during ONE: Dawn of Heroes to reach the ONE Flyweight World Grand Prix. One more win will make him a mandatory challenger for the flyweight belt. Photo by ONE Championship

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Baguio Officials take their turn in banging the Cordillera Unity Gong during the city’s turn in the relay.

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Carl Jammes “Wonder Boy” Martin scored a knockout victory over Yutthichai Wannawong of Thailand on June 9, 2019 at Novaliches, Quezon City to raise his immaculate record to 13 wins that includes 12 knockouts. Photo lifted from Carl Jammes Martin Facebook Page

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Geje “Gravity” Eustaquio used spinning back kicks and back fists, the famed trademark strikes of Team Lakay fighters,to a earn unanimous decision victory over Kim Kyu Sung on May 17, 2019 in Singapore. Photo by: ONE Championship.

See full story: Trademark moves tow Eustaquio back to contention