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LAOAG CITY, June 12 (CMO)—A Philippine flag that is made of the Ilocano heritage fabric, ‘abel Iloko’ (or inabel) became the main attraction of the Province of Ilocos Norte’s celebration of the 115th Philippine Independence day.
Members of the Ilocos Norte Bonsai Society reaped awards for 12 out of the 22 bantigue and blue bell bonsai they brought to the Asia-Pacific Bonsai Friendship Federation Convention and Exhibit held May 30 to June 5 in Quezon City. Foreign Bonsai Masters determined the best of more than 200 bonsai from the Philippines and neighboring countries. Ilocos Norte won gold in the forest and full cascade bonsai style under the non-bantigue category while six other bonsai were given silver award and four were given bronze.
The Grand Procession for the Provincial Fiesta held May 25 concludes at the Ilocos Norte Centennial Arena where the reenactment of the arrival of La Virgen Milagrosa was staged.