Issue of August 24, 2014
     
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NOMINATIONS 2009
 
Abominable act of the year
 
PGMA’s decision to run for Congress
Accident of the year   Helicopter crash that killed Joe Capadocia and other Malacañang staff
Action man of the year 
 
C/Supt. Orlando Pestaño
Administrators of the year
 

Atty. Peter C. Fianza of Baguio,
Paulo Pagteilan of Mountain Province

               
Alleged candidacy determinant
of the year
 
“Kuna ti lallakay ti Benguet”
Amateur boxing coach of the year
 
Elmer Pamisa
Ambassador of the year
 
Amb. Kristie Kenney
Amnesties of the year
 
Guns, water and electricity connection
Anti-crime innovation
of the year
 
CCTV in city streets
Apologist of the year
 
Candy Pangilinan
Arrested politician of the year
 
Gov. Vicente Valera of Abra
Artist group of the year
 
Baguio Aquarelles
Award of the year
 
Baguio Builders Award
Awareness of the year
 

DIV, VAWC

Bachelors of the year
 
Teddy Baguilat and Tom Killip
Back out of the year
 

Philippine Advertising Congress in Baguio

Baguio PIA officer of the year 
 

Carlito Dar

Baguio visitor of the year
 
Manny Pacquiao
Bar of the year
 

Rumours

Barangay captain of the year
 
Evelyn Ramos of Puguis, La Trinidad
Barnacles of the year
 
Autonomy advocates
Battlecry of the year
 

Justice to victims

Best news program of the year
 
TV Patrol Northern Luzon
‘Bible study’ of the year
 

Tong-its

Biggest display of the year
 

HRAB’s largest pizza

Biggest joke of the year
 

Abra Peace Covenant

Boycott of the year 
 
Mafia news agencies
Brewing product of the year
 
Arabica coffee
Black belters of the year
 

Jessie and Carl Lacsigen

Blame it on them of the year
 

GSIS blaming IBM

Bomb scares of the year
 
SM, Notre Dame, UC, UB, SLU, and Pines
Book of the year
 
Baguio Centennial Coffee Table Book
Bored of the year
 
Benguet provincial board
Bullies of the year
 
PO1 ranked policemen at Session Road
Burned of the year
 

RUA construction trucks

Calamities of the year
 
Ondoy and Pepeng
Call center agent hub of the year
 
Zola, Volante, Red Lion
Call centers of the year
 
People Support, SITEL, IHG
Car parks of the year
 
SM City and Baguio Cathedral
Caregiver institute
of the year
 
MMS Development Training
Catholic priests of the year
 
Fr. Vic Munar, Fr. Benny Castañeda,
Fr. Marcs Castañeda
Causes of death of the year
 

Massacres and calamities

Celebrants of the year
 
Baguio centenarians
Centennial school of the year
 
Brent School
Chicken dung lawyers of the year
 
Atty. Delmar Cariño,
Atty. Raymundo Celino
Child actor of the year
 

Dominico Aliz Soriano

Child actress of the year
 
Jessica May Flores
Civic missions of the year
 
Relief operations for Ondoy and Pepeng
Civic parade of the year
 
Baguio Day centennial parade
Clean up of the year
 

Jadewell parking meters and offices

Cleansing ritual of the year
 
Iwik, Daw-es after typhoons
Closure of the year
 

Sto Niño Hospital

Collection of the year
 
Relief goods, typhoon funds
Collector of the year
 
Filipino Society of Composers,
 
Authors and Publishers in Baguio
Comeback champs of the year
 

UB Cardinals

Commission of the year
 
Baguio Centennial Commission
Computer distributor of the year
 

Enigma

Conference of the year
 
Climate change conference in Copenhagen
Conflict of the year
 
Easter School College of Nursing faculty vs new dean
Confusion of the year
 
‘Tabuk City’ or ‘Tabuk municipality’
Conspiracy of the year
 
Awarding of land titles
Contamination of the year
 
BWD well chamber in CM Recto
‘Contempt’ of the year
 
Atty. Brain Masweng
Continuing project of the year
 

Burnham Park fencing

Contractor of the year
 
Suyoc Bridge contractor Chad Mang-usan
Controversial feeding program of the year
 
DepEd noodle program
Conveyor of the year
 

Tramline

Cremation of the year
 
Burning of thousands of Japanese skeletons in Ifugao
Crime of the year
 
The massacre of 57 people in Maguindanao
Critic of the year
 
Juniper Dominguez on SONA project implementation
Crowd drawer of the year
 
WOW Cordillera’s Best
Delayed classes of the year
 
SLU, UB, BCNHS, Baguio Patriotic School, BSU
Delphic gold medalist of the year
 
Ifugao carver Ernesto Dul-ang
Demolitions of the year
 

Busol, Dontogan

Design of the year
 

Anything with butterflies

Destination of the year
 

BenCab museum

Delayed occupancy of the year
 
Reconstructed market stalls
Disappointment of the year
 
Baguio mayor Peter Rey Bautista
Disaster-pressured governor of the year
 
Benguet Gov.  Nestor Fongwan
Dog of the year
 

“Pacman”

Doubt of the year
 
Automated elections
Ecotourism towns of the year
 
Kabayan, Kapangan, and Kibungan in Benguet;
    Flora and Calanasan in Apayao
Educator of the year
 

Efren Peñaflorida

Emcee of the year
 
PIA director Helen Tibaldo
Empty order of the year
 
PGMA order to relocate typhoon victims
Entertainment of the year
 

Pacquiao-Cotto fight

Environmental concern of the year
 
Climate change
Environmental event of the year
 
Earth Hour
Environmental gift of the year
 

PGMA’s statement on Convention
Center Forest preservation

               
Exhibit curator of the year
 
Erlyn Ruth Alcantara
Expense of the year
 

Garbage hauling

Extended event of the year
 
Baguio Centennial celebration
Eyesores of the year
 
Landslide scarred mountains, uncollected wastes
Failure of the year
 
Solid Waste Management Law compliance
Festival of the year
 
Bendiyan Festival in Kabayan, Benguet
Fire of the year
 
Baguio market fire
Fiscal of the year
William Bacoling
Food fad of the year
 

Flavored yoghurt

Forsaken social network of the year
 
Friendster
Foundation of the year
 
JVOFI
‘Free’ of the year
 
WiFi
French leave of the year
 
Dr. Benjamin Yngente of Easter College
Gambling joint of the year
 
Vehiculo/ Slaughter compound
Game of the year
 
Farmville
General of the year
 
Eugene Martin
GMO-free zone of the year
 
Ifugao rice terraces
Gold mine of the year
 
Capas dumpsite
Good Samaritans of the year
 
Relief donors
Gossip center of the year
 
Luisa’s Café
Governor of the year
 
Gov. Eustaquio Bersamin of Abra
Greening plant of the year
 
Coffee
Grotesque improvement of the year
 
Baguio Cathedral roof
Happy artist of the year
 
BenHur Villanueva
‘Handicapped’ golfer of the year
 
S/Supt. Moises Guevarra
Harassed households of the year
 
Camp Dangwa residents
Haven’t you noticed of the year
 

Stained glass image St. Frances Cabrini at the Cathedral

               
Healthy food of the year
 
Veggie noodles
Heroes of the year
 
Disaster rescuers, volunteers, and relief donors
Hip Hop dancers of the year
 
Amplified Dancers
Hope, dream, and prayer
of the year
 
To win the lotto
Hospital of the year
 

Notre Dame De Chartres

Hotel of the year
 

Hotel Elizabeth

Hydropower plant developer of the year
 

HEDCOR

Hyped story of the year
 
Baguio is 90% landslide prone
Ice cream flavor of the year
 
Malunggay
Idle asset of the year
 
Ganza parking space
Ignored notice of the year
 
Geologic hazard signs of MGB-DENR
Indefinite leave of the year
 
Tiger Woods
Intelligence officer of the year
 
S/Supt. Alexander Pumecha
Interview of the year
 
PGMA interview with Alah Sungduan and Jimmy Laking
Iron man of the year
 

Triathlete Brigilio Balaba

Judge of the year
 
Judge Mona Lisa Tabora
Kapamilya reporter of the year
 
Pia Gutierrez of ABS-CBN North Luzon
Korean school of the year
 
Benguet State University
Lacking of the year
 
Christmas spirit
Late comer of the year
 
Itogon mayor Mario Godio
League of the year
 
Baguio EMS basketball invitationals
Least announced anti global warming effort of the year
 
Phase out of CFCs
Legend of the year
 
Manny “Pacman”Paquiao
Liars of the year
 
Filipino dummies of Koreans owning buildings and houses
Livelihood promoter of the year
 
Baguio City Jail
Long awaited release of the year
 
US veterans benefits
Longest food of the year
 
Longganisa
Losses of the year
 
Cory Aquino, Francisco Paraan,
    57 Maguindanao massacre victims
Lucrative profession of the year
 
Call center agent
Machine of the year
 
Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) machine
Magazine of the year
 
Baguio Centennial Yearbook
Map of the year
 
Geohazard map
Mayors of the year
 
Benito Siadto of Kibungan, Ruben Paoad of Tublay,
    Felecio Bayacsan  of Buguias, and Constito Masweng of Tadian
Maze of the year
 
Rerouting of Baguio roads
Media losses of the year
 
Manny Fortuny and Buddy Cenzon
Mess of the year
 
Uncollected garbage
Midland intern of the year
 
Jedidiah Regacho from UB
Migrants to Baguio of the year
 
Badjaos and Maranaos from the South
Mining engineer of the year
 
George Baywong
Miracle of the year
 
Typhoon survivors
Missing Baguio landmarks of the year
 
Old Baguio theaters
Missing presence of the year
 
Mayor Artemio Galwan of La Trinidad
Mixed martial artist of the year
 
Eduard Folayang
‘Moro moro’ of the year
 
Busol Squatters and councilor Nick Aliping vs Engr. Nazita Banez and the POSD
Most appreciated legislation of the year
 
Cheaper Medicine Law
Most appreciated resolution of the year
 
Setting of Feb 23 as Ibaloi Day
Most awaited of the year
 
Athletes’ cash incentives
Most awarded of doctor of the year
 
Dr. Andy Bugnosen
Most condemned crime
of the year
 
Ampatuan Massacre
Most coveted possessions
of the year
 

Firearms

Most inexpensive security office of the year
 
BCPO station 7 Compaq 2
Most inspired activity for children of the year
 
Children’s charette with Arch. Jody Alabanza
Most silent lady politician
of the year
 
Josephine Dominguez
Most talked about mother
of the year
 

Aling Dionisia

Most tenacious eyesore
of the year
 
Cement tree
Mr. Philippines of the year
 
Caesar Lokines
Museum pieces of the year
 
Film cameras
Mushrooms of the year
 
Short time motels
Musical event of the year
 
2nd International Music Festival at Baguio Cathedral
Musical losses of the year
 
Mike Santos and manong Miller Meliton
MVP of the year
 
Cardinal Kevin Orduña
Mystery of the year
 
Un-served warrants of arrests
‘Mystery project’ of the year
 
20 kilometer conveyor tunnel from Kapangan to Bakun
Name change of the year
 
Botanical Garden to Baguio Centennial Park
Needed of the year
 
Zoning plan implementation
Needed school protocol
of the year
 
Suspension of classes
New building of the year
 
DBP building on Session Road
Newest university of the year
 

Ifugao State University

Newsboy of the year
 
Mark Radam
Newsmakers of the year
 
Ondoy and Pepeng,
Maguindanao massacre
NGO helping abused women of the year
 
Save Our Women
Not anymore of the year
 
Baguio skating rink
Not implemented of the year
 

Issuance of taxi fare receipts

Office distractions of the year
 

Facebook and Twitter

Opera singer of the year
 
Glenn Gaerlan
Opposed plans of the year
 
Casino and gambling joints
Orchid raisers of the year
 
Norma Palispis and Lino Aromin
Organizer of the year
 
Engr. Alec Mapalo of UC
Orphans of the year
 
Children of typhoon victims
Padlocked of the year
 

456 restaurant

Park rehab of the year
 
Children’s park
Pataas-pababa of the year
 

Oil prices

Perennial champs of the year
 

UC volleyball squads

Persona non grata of the year
 
Andreas Leistner
Pet peeve of the year
 

“Si Bro”

Phase out of the year
 
Old taxi cabs
Photographers of the year
 
Ric Maniquis, Ompong Tan, Noli Gabilo, and Eliza Consul
Photo writer of the year
 
Bong Cayabyab
PIA reporter of the year Vency Bulayungan of Ifugao
PIO reporter of the year Aileen Refuerzo
Play of the year Baguio Stories
PNP mobile officers of the year S/Supt. Ernesto Gaab and S/Insp. Bobby Ganipac
Police alibi of the year “Complainants refuse to file a case”
Police chief of the year

C/Insp. Mario Mayames

Political godmother of the year   Cecile Afable
Preparation of the year   2010 automated elections
Problem-ridden agency
of the year
 

Comelec

Prosecutor of the year   Prosecutor Raymond Tabangin
Protocols needed of the year   Bomb threats, disaster response
Provincial worker of the year   Pepito Ganasi from Benguet
Public relations officer
of the year
  Leonardo Belingon
Public service program
of the year
  BENECO Hour
Publisher of the year   Baguio Centecom
Pulutan of the year   Kinuday
Radio photographer
of the year
  Jun Villanueva
Real property speculators
of the year
  South Korean nationals and local dummies
Recession casualties
of the year
  OFWs, PEZA locators, and Lepanto employees
Recession solution
of the year
  Flexi-work scheme
Record breaker of the year  

High jumper Marla Felice Ellaga

Recovery attempt of the year  

Forbes lots

Recurrence of the year  

Flooding of City Camp

Reform of the year  

Dennis Paraguas

Renovated of the year  

Benguet provincial capitol

Responders of the year  

BB-PICAG and BCEMS

Restaurant of the year  

Jack’s Restaurant

Resurrected of the year  

Elephants in Burnham

Revived search of the year  

Cleanest and greenest barangay search

Road bullies of the year  

Aurora Hill and Trancoville jeepney drivers

Running man of the year  

Marathon runner Hernane Sore

Sacked of the year   S/Supt. Wilfredo Franco
Safe water advocate
of the year
 

BAPMWR

Sakit ti nakem of the year   Nominated as “Builders of Baguio” but didn’t make it
Sampayan’ of the year  

Km 3, La Trinidad

Scare of the year  

A H1N1 outbreak

Self-supporting villages
of the year
  Isolated villages due to landslides
Shameless of the year  

City officials on garbage and market

Shotput artist of the year  

Eleazar Sunang

Social menace of the year  

G ang and frat wars

Socially active medical practitioner of the year  

Dr. Charles Cheng

Song of the year  

Nobody by Wonder Girls

Special exhibit of the year  

Photo exhibit by people with Autism

Spiker of the year  

Cindy Benitez

Sports patron of the year  

Anson Co An

Statements of the year   “Hindi ako Igorot” and “Igorotak”
Still elusive of the year  

Cordillera autonomy

Still elusive project of the year  

ESL

Still unregulated industry
of the year
  Small-scale mining
Stolen of the year   Thank You PGMA signs in the Convention Center forest
Student’s excuse of the year   “I have the flu”
Subdued activity of the year  

Adivay

Success story of the year  

First heart operation in Baguio

Survivor LGU of the year  

Benguet

Take back of the year   Martial Law declaration in Maguindanao
Temperamental of the year   Councilor Pinky Rondez
Tilted of the year   Kapangan/Kibungan bridge
(Salacop Bridge)
Tip of the year  

Waste hauling tipping fee

Tourist promoter of the year   Freddie Roach
Tourist spot of the year  

Casino in La Union

Toxic dump of the year  

Lepanto asbestos dumping in Upper Tram

Traffic mess of the year   Kennon and Loakan Road repairs
Transformed of the year  

Harley Palangchao

Treasure hunter of the year  

Fr. Decoran and the ‘gang of four’

Trip of the year  

Barangay captains’ lakbay aral to Boracay

Tug of war of the year  

Diplomat Hotel

Unexpected attraction
of the year
 

Police in G-strings during Panagbenga

Untouchable of the year   Illegal chicken dung trade of La Trinidad
Vice of the year  

Jueteng

Volume one, only one, publisher of the year  

Peter Puzon

Wake up call of the year  

Climate change

Warden of the year  

J/Supt. Rebecca Pawid

Water supplier of the year  

San Roque Dam

‘What’s that?’ of the year  

Baguio Builder’s monument at Imelda Park

White elephant of the year  

Trading post of Tuba

Windfall of the year  

SNAP Franchise tax

‘WMD’ of the year  

Backhoe

Woman of the year  

Cory Aquino

Wonderful  news of the year  

So many women topping and
passing the Bar exams

Wood pusher of the year  

Haridas Pascua

Worst excuse of Baguio community leaders of the year  

“No time”

   
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