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DAR turns over P34.2M FMR to LGU San Pascual

MASBATE CITY — The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) turned over a completed Farm-to-Market Road (FMR) to the Local Government Unit (LGU) of San Pascual, a municipality located in the northern tip of the Burias Island of this province on May 21, 2015. The FMR is component of the JICA-funded Agrarian Reform Infrastructure Support Project…
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Barangay Busing gains more than access

SO near yet so far. The island barangay of Busing is only two nautical miles or 3.7 kilometers away from the town of San Pascual in Burias island of Masbate province. Out of the 22 barangays of San Pascual, it is described to be one of the impoverished. The sea surrounding Busing is a gift…
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San Pascual launches Isla Rancho Festival

SAN PASCUAL, Masbate —To boost the tourism potentials of the island and commemorate its foundation day, the Local Government Unit here has officially launched its first ever Isla Rancho Festival which coincided with the town’s 183rd founding anniversary, May 12-17. Municipal Mayor Zacarina A. Lazaro said that a week-long full-packed activities kicked-off in the morning…
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San Pascual tour guides invade Sombrero Island

IMMACULATELY WHITE SOMBRERO. The Tour Guiding Services workshop participants and trainer from San Pascual, Masbate toured the undisturbed natural long and sparkling white beach of Sombrero Island of Burias. The white beach is being developed by the LGU San Pascual to be one of the awesome and promising tourist destinations of Bicol Region and join…
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Rising from poverty

PANTAWID Pamilya? “Hulog ng langit po! A blessing to the family” exclaimed Ma. Antonia when asked to comment about the program. A Pantawid Pamilya beneficiary of Barangay Bolod, San Pascual, Masbate, Ma. Antonia, or Maryann to her family and friends, is 35 years old and a mother of four children (three girls and one boy)….
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