MARIVELES, Bataan – Aiming to impart its rich history especially to the youth, the municipal government launched the Mariveles history book on Monday.
Led by Vice Mayor Lito Rubia, councilors, and members of municipal historical committee the launching was held at the town hall.
Councilor Tito Catipon said they passed a resolution in 2015 requesting DepEd Bataan Division Office to include local history in the History subject in public schools in this town.
He said the book can be used in teaching local history here. He also expressed profound gratitude to the members of the municipal historical committee for meticulously researching and compiling accurate historical accounts of this town. The town of Mariveles has figured in many important historical events in the past.
Councilors Susan Murillo and Emson Reyes also attended the book launching.
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