THE PANAGBENGA 2018 GRAND FLOAT PARADE

crawler2crawler2crawler2
crawler3crawler3crawler3
crawler4crawler4crawler4

Baby ethan elijah is 2017 lucky christmas baby

BAGUIO CITY – Baby boy Ethan Elijah Abubo, born at 3:49 a.m. last Dec. 25 at the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center is this year's Silahis ng Pasko Lucky Christmas Baby.

The second child of construction worker Denton, 29 and housewife Maricel Abrasado, 30, of Batuan, Nangalisan, Tuba, Benguet, baby Elijah was born through normal delivery weighing 2.97 kg with the help of attending physicial Dr. Eric Dugong.

His elder brother Franklin is 14.

The baby received prizes consisting of cash gift, baby clothes and baby blankets courtesy of search benefactor balikbayan Josephine Delinela who has been supporting the project for the past years with husband Bonnie (Bonnie died recently but the widow pledged to continue the tradition), blanket and a cavan of rice from CSWDO, food and goodies from the Office of the Senior Citizens Affairs and the, the Federation of Baguio Senior Citizens Association, Blessed Association of Retired Persons Foundation Inc. (BARP) and the Philippine Government Retirees Association (PGRA).

The annual Quest for Lucky Christmas Baby was spearheaded by the city government through the City Social Welfare and Development Office (CSWDO) headed by Betty Fangasan, the National Correspondents Club of Baguio (NCCB) led by former councilor Narciso Padilla, the Office for Senior Citizens Affairs (OSCA) and Baguio balikbayans.

Padilla said the selection of the lucky baby was done midnight of the 24th while the awarding was conducted last Dec. 26 at 9 a.m.

The same procedure will be done for the Search for the Lucky New Year Baby on New Year's eve. The lucky baby will be awarded on Jan. 2 with prizes courtesy of retired US Navy Angel Villaralbo.

Social welfare aide Dolores Busacay said Elijah's mother who hails from Bacolod City and father from Nangalisan met through social media site Facebook where they developed friendship and later romantic relationship that led to their marriage last May 23, 2017.

Franklin is Maricel's child from her past relationship but whom Denton now considers as his own child. – Aileen P. Refuerzo

 
Search News
ADVISORY

STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS 2017

STATEMENT IN REPLY TO THE PUBLISHED OPEN LETTER OF BCDA PRESIDENT and CEO ARNEL PACIANO D. CASANOVA

STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS
2014

Speech Delivered by Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan during the Cordillera Month Closing Ceremony
July 26 SLU-BC

sora

STATE OF THE REGION ADDRESS

1st100

Click on the City's Programs and Projects Menus for the 1ST State of the City Address

mayors_project

Click on the City's Programs and Projects Menus for the complete list

house

draft

Autonomy Working Draft is also in the Legislative Directory

herald_express_mayor