Borongan

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Julian, Eastern Samar San Julian East ''Philippine Sea'' South Maydolong (Maydolong, Eastern Samar) Southwest Basey, Samar West Calbiga, Samar Pinabacdao, Samar Northwest Hinabangan, Samar (Category:Borongan) Category:Populated places in Eastern Samar


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National Comprehensive High School Administration Building.jpg 220px right thumb The Eastern Samar National Comprehensive High School (ESNCHS) Administration Building. ESNCHS is the largest high school in the entire Eastern Samar province. * Benowangan National High School * Calingatngan National High School * Eastern Visayas International Montessori School * Eastern Samar National Comprehensive High School * Lalawigan National High School * Maypangdan National High School * Saint Mary's College (formerly Saint Joseph's College), High School Department * Seminario de Jesus Nazareno (exclusive high school for boys) * MSH Sisters High School * Sta. Fe National High School * Supt. Fidel E. Anacta Sr. Memorial High School Colleges * Nativity of Our Lady College Seminary * Saint Mary's College (formerly Saint Joseph's College) * Our Lady of Mercy College University * Eastern Samar State University Notable Boronganons Arts, Entertainment & Culture * Boy Abunda - television host, publicist, talent manager and celebrity endorser. He is dubbed as the "King of Talk" in local show business. He is originally from Brgy. Campesao. * Aaron Ebio - portrait and fashion photographer. Hailed as one of the top 15 wedding photographers in the Philippines. Shoots for various media and modeling agencies. * Ino Amoyo - professional hair stylist. Represented the Philippines and was among the top finalists of the 2014 Worldwide Hair Tour competition in London. * Kristine Montes - model. A regular in many of the top fashion shows in the country. Sports * Roderick "Manoy" Bazar - surfer and skimboarder. Winner of the masters' category in the 2014 Zap Amateur World Championships of Skimboarding in Delaware, USA. , whether born, raised, or residing. · The fact of their association should have a reliable source cited. · Alphabetical by last name please · All others will be deleted without further explanation -- References birth_place Borongan, Philippines occupation Actress, Comedienne :*0600 UTC - The JMA upgrades Tropical Storm Roke (02W) to a severe tropical storm. :*1200 UTC - Typhoon Roke (Auring) approaching landfall south of Borongan, Philippines. :*1800 UTC - The JMA downgrades Severe Tropical Storm Roke (02W) to a tropical storm. ;August 10 :*0000 UTC - Low pressure system 93W designated Tropical Depression Huaning by PAGASA 320 nautical miles (590 km) east-northeast of Borongan Samar Island, Philippines. :*1200 UTC - Joint Typhoon Warning Center reclassifies Low pressure system 93W as Tropical Depression 10W (Huaning).


celebrity

* Boy Abunda - television host, publicist, talent manager and celebrity endorser. He is dubbed as the "King of Talk" in local show business. He is originally from Brgy. Campesao. * Aaron Ebio - portrait and fashion photographer. Hailed as one of the top 15 wedding photographers in the Philippines. Shoots for various media and modeling agencies. * Ino Amoyo - professional hair stylist. Represented the Philippines and was among the top finalists of the 2014 Worldwide Hair Tour


artifacts

and the energy to search for them within the vast territorial expanse of the city. There is said to be a famed hidden cave in one of the offshore islands of Borongan Bay containing the long-boned remains and antique artifacts (i.e. necklaces, porcelainware, etc.) of apparently ancient people whose true history have been obscured by the mists of time and only snippets of which have survived to this day in tales and legends among the local folk who continue to zealously preserve as well as guard

and protect them from the curious and from the occasional vandal looter, believing that allowing such remains and artifacts to be disturbed or taken away will bring bad luck or misfortune to the nearby local inhabitants. Beaches and surfing spots 220px right thumb Sunrise viewed from Borongan City's Baybay Boulevard. (File:Borongan City Sunrise.JPG) Borongan City has many beaches, the most notable of which can be found in Divinubo Island and in Ando Island, both of which boast of white


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Julian, Eastern Samar San Julian East ''Philippine Sea'' South Maydolong (Maydolong, Eastern Samar) Southwest Basey, Samar West Calbiga, Samar Pinabacdao, Samar Northwest Hinabangan, Samar birth_place Borongan, Philippines occupation Actress, Comedienne :*0600 UTC - The JMA upgrades Tropical Storm Roke (02W) to a severe tropical storm. :*1200 UTC - Typhoon Roke (Auring) approaching landfall south of Borongan, Philippines. :*1800 UTC - The JMA downgrades Severe Tropical Storm Roke (02W) to a tropical storm. ;August 10 :*0000 UTC - Low pressure system 93W designated Tropical Depression Huaning by PAGASA 320 nautical miles (590 km) east-northeast of Borongan Samar Island, Philippines. :*1200 UTC - Joint Typhoon Warning Center reclassifies Low pressure system 93W as Tropical Depression 10W (Huaning).


power main

landline and wireless) connections are available within the city limits and up to a certain limited distance from the city proper. Cable television is also available to city subscribers as well as to inhabitants up to a certain limited distance from the city proper. The city has a government-run FM radio station although it operates only on limited broadcast time at certain hours of the day. Electric power Main electric power supply to the city is through an interconnection with the Leyte


local show

* Boy Abunda - television host, publicist, talent manager and celebrity endorser. He is dubbed as the "King of Talk" in local show business. He is originally from Brgy. Campesao. * Aaron Ebio - portrait and fashion photographer. Hailed as one of the top 15 wedding photographers in the Philippines. Shoots for various media and modeling agencies. * Ino Amoyo - professional hair stylist. Represented the Philippines and was among the top finalists of the 2014 Worldwide Hair Tour


school

. Elementary schools * Ando Elementary School * Bato Elementary School * Balacdas Elementary School * Banuyo Elementary School * Baras Elementary School * Benowangan Elementary School * Bugas Elementary School * Cabalagnan Elementary School * Cabong Elementary School * Cagbonga Elementary School * Calingatngan Elementary School * Calico-an Elementary School * Camada Elementary School * Campesao Elementary School * Canlaray Elementary School * Can-abong Elementary School

* Canjaway Elementary School * Divinubo Elementary School * Eastern Visayas International Montessori School * Eugenio S. Daza Pilot Elementary School * Hebacong Elementary School * Hindang Elementary School * Ladders for Tomorrow Academy * Lalawigan Central Elementary School * Libuton Elementary School * Locso-on Elementary School * Maypangdan Elementary School * MSH Sisters Academy * Pepelitan Elementary School * Pinanag-an Elementary School * Punta Maria Elementary School * Sabang Central Elementary

School * San Gabriel Elementary School * San Gregorio Elementary School * San Jose Elementary School * San Mateo Elementary School * San Pablo Elementary School * San Saturnino Elementary School * Siha Elementary School * Sohutan Elementary School * Songco Elementary School * Sta. Fe Elementary School * Suribao Elementary School * Surok Elementary School * Taboc Elementary School * Tabunan Elementary School * Tamoso Elementary School Secondary schools File:Eastern Samar


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subdivision_type Country subdivision_name Philippines subdivision_type1 Region (Regions of the Philippines) subdivision_name1 Eastern Visayas (Region VIII) subdivision_type2 Province (Provinces of the Philippines) subdivision_name2 Eastern Samar subdivision_type3 Congr. district (Legislative districts of the Philippines) subdivision_name3 Legislative district of Eastern Samar Lone district of E. Samar


tacloban

by the duly-constituted authorities, be they national or local. Infrastructure Transportation The City of Borongan can be reached from Manila or Tacloban City

on, roll off 1-hour boat ride across the San Bernardino Strait from Matnog, Sorsogon to Allen, Northern Samar, then southwards to Catbalogan City, Western Samar, east across the mountainous and forested geographical spine of the island, then southwards again from the town of Taft until finally entry into the city on the eastern coast of Samar. There are also ordinary mini-buses and air-conditioned shuttle vans from Tacloban City going to Borongan City (and vice versa). Another route from

Tacloban City is through the Pan-Philippine-Japan Friendship Highway on a west-to-east-to-north course that traverses the southern coastal fringe of the island of Samar crossing the San Juanico Bridge from Tacloban City turning right at the junction southwards to Basey and then Marabut, Samar then eastward across the provincial boundary to Lawa-an in Eastern Samar passing by the famous municipality of Balangiga, turning left at the junction past Quinapondan town northward to the municipality

Borongan

'''Borongan''', officially the '''City of Borongan''' (Waray (Waray-waray language): ''Siyudad han Borongan''; ), is a component city (Cities of the Philippines) and the provincial capital of the province (Philippine province) of Eastern Samar, Philippines. Its cityhood was settled by the Supreme Court of the Philippines when it decided with finality on April 12, 2011 the constitutionality of its city charter, Republic Act 9394, which conferred upon and elevated the status of the municipality of Borongan into a component city of the province of Eastern Samar. *

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