Six Hundred Thirty Nine (639) pre-schoolers received their certificates of attendance after completing the different activities and programs in the day care service from the 23 Day care Centers of the municipality as mandated by the Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD).
The Moving-on Ceremonies were scheduled on March 20-22, 2013 in order to accommodate the three zones. Two Hundred Eighteen (218) of which came from the Central Zone which comprised of Barangays 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 ....... Read More
Research, development and extension (RD&E) play a pivotal role in technology enhancement where several agencies are mandated to undertake. Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) is one of the government owned and controlled corporations which are attached to the Department of Agriculture. It is also a conglomerate of the Local Government Unit in the widespread of technology adaptation which is an avenue for increased production and income. PhilRice develops and promotes eco-system based, ....... Read More
The attainment of food security is the primordial objective of the agriculture sector side by side with the Local Government Unit of San Nicolas. In consonance to this, 3000 bottles of foliar fertilizer particularly Alpha Green were distributed to 2682 farmers on February 11, 2013 at the Ferdinand E. Marcos Mini Sports Center. The total amount expended in the purchase of the fertilizer was Php 1,500,000.00.
It was observed that Alpha Green can either be sprayed when diluted in water or used ....... Read More
The broadcast media has been proven as an effective tool in technology dissemination most likely when targeting farmers. This is best in capturing them as audience without them leaving their farms and households. In the process, lecture is given by the broadcaster after which examinations follow.
The School on the Air: Sanayang Pangradyo sa Agrikultura on Sustainable Rice Production aired over radio station DZEA 909 kHz AM Band from October 24, 2012 to February 27, 2013 was jointly undertake ....... Read More
The retrofitting and shoring of the rear of the centuries-old San Nicolas Parish Church was finished on October 12, 2011. It can be recalled that the big vertical crack of the rear portion of the church has been a serious concern for more than a decade now. Several factors have caused the damage which include the wear and tear over the years, storms and earthquakes.
Several options for intervention to preserve the structure were suggested by structural engineers. After thorough eval ....... Read More
San Nicolas ranked second as Most Outstanding Local Government Unit Category A in the 2012 National Literacy Award search given by the National Literacy Coordinating Council of the Department of Education.
The award was received by Mayor Alfredo P. Valdez, Jr. together with the members of the Municipal Literacy Coordinating Council Technical Working Group and the DepEd Region 1 family on September 19, 2012 during the National Literacy Conference and Awards in Baguio As a beginner in this ....... Read More
United States Ambassador to the Philippines, His Excellency Harry K. Thomas, Jr. visited the municipality of San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte on August 24, 2012 as he paid a courtesy call to Mayor Alfredo P. Valdez, Jr. and the members of the Sangguniang Bayan.
The US Embassy delegation was welcomed by the jovial music of the San Nicolas National High School Drum and Lyre Corps and was serenaded by the San Nicolas Male Choir.
Mayor Valdez made a brief presentation of the USA and San Ni ....... Read More
Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos turned over the equipment for the REGALA project to Mayor Alfredo P. Valdez, Jr. on August 31, 2012 at the Sangguniang Panlalawigan Session Hall, Provincial capitol.
In her message, Gov. Marcos said that she rallied to have two pilot municipalities for the project, one rural and one urban municipality in order to test the system in revenue generation and in so doing, address the pressing concern in the province to fastrack revenue generation and collection. ....... Read More
In response to the call of the national government for LGUs to fast track the preparation/updating of their Comprehensive Land Use Plan (CLUP) and Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP), San Nicolas sent its personnel to attend the seminar workshops in relation to said endeavor conducted by the Housing, Land Use and Regulatory Board (HLURB).
The CLUP is a planning document prepared by LGUs to rationalize the allocation and proper use of land resources. It projects public and private land uses ....... Read More
Municipal officials and employees headed by Mayor Alfredo P. Valdez, Jr. together with the MTC, PNP, and BFP personnel gathered together to enhance the greenery of the town in a tree planting activity on September 14, 2012 at the proposed SLF site in Payas, San Nicolas and at the vacant lot beside the BFP Station and Roman Catholic Church. This activity dubbed as Broadcastreeing Project and conducted nationwide was initiated by the DILG and the Kapisanan ng mga Broadkaster ng Pilipinas in comp ....... Read More