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Comfort food, the Ilocano way


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RUFINO’S Longanisa Pizza

Pinakbet pizza is old news. So is bagnet (deep-fried pork) and dinardaraan (dinuguan, blood stew) pizza. Those are served in many Ilocano eateries today, possibly confusing foreign tourists who may think that they landed in a lost town of Italy.

Posted: July 10th, 2014 in Columns,Food | Read More »

You won’t find Borgy Manotoc on Facebook and Instagram

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NOW in his 30s, Borgy Manotoc has been modeling for half his life. JILSON SECKLER TIU

With his height, and lean but toned frame, Borgy Manotoc looks every inch the male model. Since his first runway show for Rhett Eala when he was only 15—half-sister Mavis M. Fuentebella is the designer’s good friend—Borgy has appeared on other runways but mostly for the popular apparel brand Bench.

Posted: June 1st, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Notes from Sitio Remedios: Why May is special

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SUNSET in Currimao. PHOTO BY LUCA PAROLARI

I greet all of you this sunny Easter morning from my balcony in Sitio Remedios. This early, the folks from nearby towns are slowly filling up the beach to wash their sins away. This is the end of the rituals of Lent, after the sweaty Good Friday procession. They come to purify their souls from year- long of transgressions.

Posted: April 27th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Imee Marcos ‘gets on with it’ in her hometown

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PADDLING on Paoay Lake. PHOTO BY NELSON MATAWARAN AND ALARIC YANOS

Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos is fixated on artist Juan Luna’s mustache. “Asian men have no facial hair. So why did he have this bush? ”

Posted: January 12th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Travel | Read More »

How to do Ilocos Norte in six hours

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Fresh from medical school in the early ’60s, Joven Cuanang took his backpack and toured the world. While sightseeing in the Mediterranean, he noticed the brick and stucco houses that reminded him of his origins in Ilocos Norte.

Posted: August 25th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Travel | Read More »

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