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Pena: Plantitos and plantitas
THE lockdowns and stay-home protocols in this pandemic prompted many people to find ways to kill boredom or do something productive. For workers and businessmen who have been displaced, they turned to online selling. Some pursued hobbies like painting and ...
From 6 days ago
Pena: A new plant species in Arayat
MY MONDAY morning was greeted by wonderful news: The Department of Environment and Natural resources (DENR) here in Central Luzon announced on its Facebook page the discovery of a new plant species scientifically named Pyrostria arayatensis. What’s exciting about ...
From 13 days ago
FOR many years, we have been using the leaves of pineapples to produce piña fiber, which in turn is used to make barong tagalog and other Filipiniana dresses. Now there’s a new product made from pineapple fibers and it’s produced ...
From 27 days ago
Pena: Zoom meetings
DUE to physical distancing protocols and quarantine travel restrictions, we were forced to drastically change some of our activities. One of these is the way we conduct meetings, specifically business meetings. This pandemic has left us with no choice but ...
From 34 days ago
Pena: And the Earth was quiet
THE lockdown implemented around the world has not only made the Earth cleaner; it also made it quieter. People stayed indoors to limit their exposure to the coronavirus; factories were shutdown; cars, trains and trucks were taken off the ...
From 41 days ago
Pena: Our gift, our responsibility
ACCORDING to the Convention on Biological Diversity of the United Nations Environment Programme, the Philippines is one of 18 mega-biodiverse countries of the world, containing two-thirds of the earth's biodiversity and between 70 percent and 80 percent of the world's ...
From 48 days ago
Pena: LGU approval of cell towers
IT ALL started with President Rodrigo Duterte's State of the Nation Address (Sona). He warned all telecommunication companies (telcos) to improve their services or be expropriated by the government. The telcos then responded by saying that it is the local ...
From 55 days ago
Pena: Radio is back as teaching tool
THE Department of Education is set to implement a blended learning approach as face-to-face classes are still prohibited, with TV and radio-based instruction being one of the three main set-ups with modular and online learning as the other two options.With ...
From 62 days ago
Pena: Missed milestones
DURING the strict community quarantine, there were several important once-in-a-lifetime events in our family that we were not able to celebrate with friends and relatives.First was my father’s 80th birthday. It was supposed to be a joyful gathering of close ...
From 69 days ago
Pena: Distance learning
IT HAS always been my desire to acquire a master's degree. With my work schedule however, I cannot attend week days or Saturday classes. Finally in 2012, I thank the Lord that I accomplished my dream of finishing a graduate ...
From 76 days ago