Baler - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Baler


LOOK: Magnitude 5.4 earthquake damages supermarket in Baler, Aurora

May 23, 2020 - 9:33 PM

The Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office of Baler recommends the closure of the Puregold supermarket damaged by the temblor

IN PHOTOS: Edgardo Angara's Baler homecoming

May 19, 2018 - 6:18 PM

The remains of former Senate president Edgardo Angara arrive in Baler, Aurora, where residents can pay their final respects to their hometown hero

SALUTE TO LOLO. Senator Sonny Angara's son joins soldiers in saluting the late Senate president Edgardo Angara

WATCH: Baler surfer breaks barriers despite disability

May 07, 2017 - 4:01 PM

Harry Marzan manages to paddle balance and gracefully catch the waves despite not having a left arm Read and watch his InspireCourage story

SURFING. For Harry Marzan, surfing is an opportunity for him to prove that he is no different from other surfers. Photo courtesy of Harry Marzan

Going glamping? Here's a beginner's guide

Mar 18, 2017 - 4:52 PM

The mix of luxury and camping makes every glamping experience new and refreshing Here s what you should know before trying it out

DOG'S LIFE. Pets are free to roam in the premises and take a break too

'Moonlight Over Baler' Review: Oversimplified romance

Feb 12, 2017 - 3:25 PM

It imagines itself to be grand and sweeping but beneath its gaudy trappings is something quite tepid and uninspiring

VIDEO: Aftermath of Typhoon Karen in Baler, Aurora

Oct 16, 2016 - 1:04 PM

Aurora is among the provinces that conducted preemptive and forced evacuations in high risk areas beginning Saturday afternoon

VLOG: Lando-hit Aurora receives relief goods

Oct 21, 2015 - 7:58 PM

Some of the goods are bound for Casiguran the town where Lando first hit land Sunday morning

Gov't planes bring relief goods to isolated Aurora towns

Oct 21, 2015 - 2:53 PM

UPDATED It is the first time government relief goods are flown to Aurora where some towns have been destroyed and isolated since Typhoon Lando Koppu made landfall Sunday morning

FOOD PACKS. Relief goods are unloaded from a C-130 plane in Baler, Aurora. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

72 families in Isabela town evacuated ahead of Typhoon Lando

Oct 17, 2015 - 2:37 PM

The government is also monitoring major river basins in order to advise local government units when to conduct pre emptive evacuation

Lawyers’ group offers free services to gunned down colleagues

Sep 04, 2015 - 9:24 PM

Over 200 lawyers have died by the hands of criminals who have no care and respect for the Rule of Law says the Integrated Bar of the Philippines

Baler judge dead, shot 6 times by lone gunman

Sep 01, 2015 - 6:35 PM

Supreme Court justices call for swift investigation into the slay of Baler Regional Trial Court Branch 91 Presiding Judge Jude Erwin Alaba

200 families near Baler Bay to be evacuated due to Chedeng

Apr 04, 2015 - 10:34 AM

Most of these families are informal settlers who live 3 meters away from the bay

10,000 Baler tourists warned ahead of Chedeng landfall

Apr 02, 2015 - 2:05 PM

We have historical data that the storm surge prone area over Aurora is Baler Bay says a PAGASA official

Swim, eat, stay fit in Baler

Oct 25, 2014 - 11:53 AM

Chef Barni Alejandro Rennebeck goes on a Baler adventure – here are the highlights of her trip

Galedo becomes second Filipino to win Le Tour de Filipinas

Apr 24, 2014 - 10:51 PM

Mark Galedo rewrote Philippine cycling s history books as he became the second Filipino rider to win Le Tour de Filipinas clocking in a total of 17 hours 12 minutes and five seconds

Indonesian steals Le Tour de Filipinas third stage

Apr 23, 2014 - 10:36 PM

With only 50 meters to go before the finish line Pegasus Continental’s Patria Nostra sprinted his way from fourth place to the top spot

Third stage of Le Tour de Filipinas. Photo by Kevin dela Cruz/Rappler

Pinoy riders gun for vengeance as 5th Le Tour de Filipinas kicks off

Apr 20, 2014 - 9:19 PM

After losing the title to the Iranians in the last edition the limelight will be on local bets this time as ten Filipino riders from two teams will try to reclaim glory in the 5th Le Tour de Filipinas

LET THE RACE BEGIN. Le Tour de Filipinas organizers light ceremonial torches to celebrate the beginning of the annual race. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Fifth Le Tour de Filipinas brings riders to expressways

Mar 19, 2014 - 9:44 PM

Le Tour De Filipinas will send around 80 local and international riders to some of the most advanced and modern highways in the country in its fifth edition which takes off on April 21 24

ROAD TRIP. The board of the 5th Edition of the Le Tour de Filipinas pose after Wednesday's press conference. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ex-Pagcor execs told to return P27M used for ‘Baler’ tickets

Dec 16, 2013 - 6:22 PM

The ruling affirms state auditors 2012 findings disallowing the purchase of 89 000 tickets and remitting their sales to a foundation linked to Genuino

#SantiPH: Help map floods, rescue needs

Oct 11, 2013 - 11:39 PM

UPDATED Help us harness the power of social media and put ideas into action as we build disaster resilient communities all over the country

Ravina eyes back-to-back Le Tour titles

Apr 13, 2013 - 12:51 AM

Baler Ravina hopes to capture a second straight Le Tour de Filipinas title but like last year the road won t be easy

Le Tour kicks off in Ilocos Norte

Apr 12, 2013 - 7:23 PM

10 foreign squads battle 5 Filipino teams in the fourth edition of the Le Tour De Filipinas bike race

Ombudsman indicts Genuinos, Pagcor execs for graft

Mar 06, 2013 - 3:27 PM

Ombudsman finds probable cause in the graft charges against ex Pagcor chair Efraim Genuino and others for misusing public funds

Sand, surf and Baler

Nov 30, 2012 - 6:21 PM

Rappler surfed the waves with some of today s best and seasoned surfers in Baler

SHINY, HAPPY PEOPLE. Surfers not only dance with the sea; they share positive vibe with others, too.

'Lawin' stronger on its way to Cagayan Valley

Sep 25, 2012 - 7:11 AM

Typhoon Lawin continues to get stronger as it advances towards the Cagayan Valley area

MTSAT ENHANCED IR satellite image 6.32 am, September 25. Image courtesy of PAGASA