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Post Your Messages on Quickly!

By • Jun 30th, 2010 • Category: Announcements

Tweet If you’d like to post a message on the site without having to go through the hassle of creating an account, you can now do so at the Eastern Samar Community Blog’s Soundboard. It’s practically a guest book where you can leave your comments, ask your fellow visitors questions, start discussions, and more. Visit […]

Eastern Samar Elections 2010 – Who Will You Vote for in 2010?

By • Feb 9th, 2010 • Category: Announcements

Tweet The campaign period for national and party list candidates officially start today. But although the campaign period for local candidates is still over a month away, I’m pretty sure that most of us already know who among the local bets we are going to vote for. Thus, this page. You can campaign all you […]

Happy Holidays from Your Eastern Samar Community Blog!

By • Dec 25th, 2009 • Category: Announcements

Tweet I just like to greet everyone of you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! I hope you and your family will remain blessed, as well as our beloved province. Whether you are experiencing the biting cold of winter, or the cool breeze of tropical nights, I hope you enjoy Christmas just as […]

Be an Eastern Samar Reporter Correspondent Today!

By • Dec 16th, 2009 • Category: Announcements

Tweet I recently received an e-mail from Lalaine M. Jimenea of the Eastern Samar Reporter (ESR), and she told me that she’s looking for correspondents for their publication. The correspondent can either contribute articles or photos to the ESR, and will be paid a corresponding honorarium. According to Lalaine, here are the rates for the […]

Follow on Twitter!

By • Aug 28th, 2009 • Category: Announcements

Tweet Want updates on the province short and quick? Follow the Eastern Samar Community Blog on Twitter today! You’ll get links to the latest news on Eastern Samar in real time. Follow today at!

An Update

By • Aug 18th, 2009 • Category: Announcements

Tweet For those of you wondering where I went off again, I’m still alive, and kicking, and busy. I wish I had several arms and brains to be able to manage everything I’m doing now, and still have time for this blog. But I’ll make it a point to do that. I’ll be cooking up […]

Calling all SJC/BCS batch 69 alumni

By • Aug 3rd, 2009 • Category: Announcements

Tweet I received this email from Tonette Candido. There will be a Grand Reunion of SJC/BCS BATCH 69 graduates in celebration of its 40th year. It was agreed by active members to have the grand homecoming on September 05, 2009. Venue will be at MAMALU’S CUISINE formerly BISTRO FRANCISCO located at San Francisco St., Borongan, […]

About the 2nd meeting with Bishop Varquez

By • Jul 12th, 2009 • Category: Announcements

Tweet In case there are technical difficulties during the broadcast (since this is the first time I’ll be doing this) and you don’t see any video at, you may follow the meeting instead via I will be posting updates in real time via the twitter account: Thanks!

Please support a poblano

By • Jul 12th, 2009 • Category: Announcements

Tweet I am not sure how many alumni of Seminario de Jesus Nazareno or the Nativity of Our Lady College Seminary are reading this blog, but I hope you can help a poblano who is currently in a critical condition. Early this afternoon, I received a text message from Rev. Dale Perez who’s seeking help […]

Watch LIVE tomorrow: Bishop Varquez’ 2nd meeting with Manila-based Eastern Samarenos

By • Jul 11th, 2009 • Category: Announcements, Events, News

Tweet Diocese of Borongan Bishop Crispin Varquez will once again meet with Eastern Samarenos based in Metro Manila tomorrow, 4pm at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines’ Media Center. There are no news about the agenda of the meeting yet. If all plans push through, you may be able to watch the meeting LIVE […]