Sikaran bills filed in Senate, Lower House

Posted on 16 June '09 under Proudly Barasenian | 9 Comments

Two bills are now pending in the Congress aiming to promote Sikaran as a martials arts indigenous in the Philippines.
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"Peaks of Green" exhibit for a Baras artist

Posted on 25 March '09 under Proudly Barasenian | 8 Comments

If there’s one aspect of living in the province that I like, it’s the serenity and simplicity of life. I wake up not so much because of the noisy vehicles but due to ray of sunlight that shines across my bed, the rooster’s crow and the chirping of the maya birds. As you go further in the countryside, the scenery of the palayan and vegetable farms is just breathtaking, something you won’t find in the metro.

It’s nice to know then that painter Adler Llagas gives his own twist to beautiful landscapes. He will hold his first one-man exhibit next week in SM Megamall.

Adler Llagas
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Barasenio or Baraseño?

Posted on 25 February '09 under Proudly Barasenian | 6 Comments

People of Tanay call themselves as Tanayans. Residents of Morong are Morongueño.
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Christmas song video shot in Baras

Posted on 20 December '08 under Proudly Barasenian | 6 Comments

Thanks to Christ Evangelist Choir who sang in this morning’s simbang gabi, I was reminded of a song by the Bukas Palas Ministry. CEC sang Bituin whose music video was shot, in majority, in Baras.
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Barasenian in Macau gets featured in GMA 7

Posted on 14 December '08 under Proudly Barasenian | No Comments

“Bigating inhinyero.”

That’s how Joey de Leon described Engineer Santos Musa in the November 9 episode of Mel and Joey. Together with Mel Tiangco, the hosts visited Macau as part of their anniversary special where they toured four Asian tourists spots. Read the rest of this entry »

Baras honors top student

Posted on 13 October '08 under Proudly Barasenian | 4 Comments

Whenever we have a kababayan who makes it to the top 10 of any professional exams, seems everybody wants to have pictures taken with them. And rightly so. For a small town like us, where everybody knows everybody, it’s a big feat to belong to the top 10. You’ll become an instant celebrity in a positive way. Read the rest of this entry »

Barasenian lands 4th in med tech board exams

Posted on 28 September '08 under Proudly Barasenian | 4 Comments

Another good news for Baras. A Barasenian landed fourth place in the Medical Technologist Licensure Examination administered by the Professional Regulation Commission on the first week of September. Read the rest of this entry »

Provincial council declares Baras as organic farming capital of Rizal

Posted on 01 September '08 under Proudly Barasenian | No Comments


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Barasenyo Theater Arts Group to perform on Monday

Posted on 16 August '08 under Culture and Tradition, Proudly Barasenian | No Comments

Make your long weekend worthwhile by watching Barasenian youths perform in the “First Final Assessment for Performing Arts Workshop” of the Barasenyo Theater Arts Group or BTAG. This will be held at the Baras Gymnasium on Monday, Aug. 18 at 3 PM.

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DILG lauds Baras as "model LGU"

Posted on 05 August '08 under Government, Proudly Barasenian | 8 Comments

The Regional Office IV of the Department of Interior and Local Government recently recognized the Municipality of Baras, Rizal as a “model LGU” with good practices for its organic farming project.

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