OWWA honors Deputy Speaker Singson, 15 others on Migrant Workers Day (By Freddie Lazaro)

By Freddie Lazaro SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union — The Region 1 Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) honored House Deputy Speaker Eric D. Singson and 15 other officials and ex- overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) during the observance of the 23rd Migrant Workers Day on Thursday here. Gerardo Rimorin, officer-in-charge of the OWWA Region 1, said […]


Eye Care mission serves 1141 patients

Some 1,141 visually impaired residents of Candon City availed of the Eye Care Mission/Mobile Vision Clinic jointly sponsored by the City Government of Candon headed by City Mayor Ericson Singson, National Commission of Women of the Philippines (NCWP) under the leadership of Commissioner Norma Lozano, and Eye Care We Care (ECWC) Foundation, Inc. last June […]


Brgy and SK officials take oath

Deputy Speaker Eric Singson and City Mayor Ericson Singson administered the oath taking of barangay and Sangguniang kabataan of the city at the Candon Civic Center recently. Based on the Comelec data obtained from the City Election office, there were 336 and 310 elected barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan officials respectively. Deputy Speaker Singson challenged all […]


Candon is SGLG Awardee 2017

Candon City capped 2017 with a bang by making it to the list of the Seal of Good Local Governance Awardees. Candon City is one of the 61 out of 145 cities nationwide that was able to pass the assessment. “This is the result of collective efforts of all Candonians to make it to the […]


141 hired on-the-spot in Kalayaan mega job fair

The Kalayaan mega job fair created new jobs with 141 applicants hired on-the- spot out of 1,139 registrants held at the Candon Civic Center. The Philippine Independence day celebration  side event lured 29 participating employers with 19 local and 10 overseas with top government officials in attendance headed by House Deputy Speaker Eric Singson, City […]


City Mayor Singson leads Fiesta ti Bantay celebration

After planting more than 15,000 trees including fruit bearing, exotic fruit trees were next planted at the city watershed along the mountains of Palacapac and San Andres, Candon City. More were added in this year’s “Fiesta ti Bantay“ celebration with City Mayor  Ericson Singson and other city officials heading the celebration. “We are planting as […]


TOBACCO FESTIVAL 2017

Schedule of Activities March 4 (Saturday) 8:00 AM – Presentation of Miss Virginia Tobacco Candidates venue: NTA Candon City March 11 (Saturday) 1:00 PM – Presentation and Elimination of Miss Candon Candidates venue: Candon City Commercial Complex Lobby March 19 (Sunday) 8:00 AM – Mountain Bike Race venue: Bagani Campo March 23 (Thursday) 5:00 PM […]


116th Civil Service Celebration Sportsfest

The city government of Candon celebrates the 116th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary with the theme: “Sigaw Lingkod Bayani, Malasakit para sa Taumbayan, Kapwa Kawani at Kalikasan”. City Mayor Ericson Singson, City Councilor Aileen Acal and Atty. Claire Singson led the opening program of the said celebration held at the Candon Civic Center. Joining the City […]


Press release ELA 2016

Completion of major projects to propel city’s developments City Mayor Ericson Singson sees major breakthroughs starting this year for the city after major projects are expected to be unveiled and operational in his closing message at the end of the city’s Executive Legislative Agenda held at Kultura Splash Wave Resort, Pugo, La Union recently. City […]