October 10, 2008 :: Iloilo City, Philippines
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Boracay land occupants to appeal SC ruling

Fearing the heightening of conflicts over prized lots on Boracay Island, land occupants on the island will appeal a Supreme Court ruling affirming the island as public domain.

PCL National Executive Convention starts today

BACOLOD CITY – Former Ilocos Governor now Deputy Security Adviser Luis "Chavit" Singson and Senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla will be the keynote speakers of three-day 2nd Philippine Councilors League National Executive Officers and National Board Meeting and the 2008.

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Fish vendors in Estancia, Iloilo proudly show off an extraordinarily big sand eel they are selling for only P140 per kilo in the fish market.

Fish vendors in Estancia, Iloilo proudly show off an extraordinarily big sand eel they are selling for only P140 per kilo in the fish market. The town of Estancia is hailed as the Alaska of the Philippines where most of the fish supply of the country is being harvested.

RPOC to push for Cuevas' '2nd star'

The Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) for Western Visayas is out to lobby for yet another 'star' for the region's top cop. The move, once approved, will spell a promotion for the beneficiary-top cop, Chief Superintendent Isagani Cuevas, Police Regional Office 6 (PRO 6) Director.


Defective weighing scales seized

To protect the consumers from unscrupulous vendors, the Special Services Unit (SSU) of the city government recently seized weighing scales from 12 vendors at the Iloilo Central Market.

Financial experts to brief bizmen on impact of US economic woes

Local businessmen will have a glimpse of the impact of the financial crisis in the United States in the region in today's economic briefing initiated by the Iloilo Business Club (IBC).


Catholic church leads rally vs. RH Bill

ROXAS CITY – The Catholic church here led by the St. Anthony College Hospital (SACH) yesterday staged a protest rally against the controversial Reproductive Health (RH) Bill at the city public plaza.

Municipality of Dumarao signs pact to streamline business permits

DUMARAO, Capiz -- A signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was done on October 8, 2008 among the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) represented by Engr. Dominic Abad, DTI Regional Director for Western Visayas; German Technical Cooperation .

'Lastimoso Advocacy' to reach wider audience

ROXAS CITY -- Capiz Board Member Rommel Lastimoso, chair of Committee on Environment and Natural Resources and the Committee on Peace and Order and Police Matter in the provincial board.


SP mulls free movie privilege to senior citizens

BACOLOD CITY – Senior citizens here may soon watch a movie for free. That is if the proposed ordinance granting free movie privilege to all qualified senior citizens of the city is passed by the Sangguniang Panglungsod.

Silay SP okays P15.9 B City Investment Plan

BACOLOD CITY -- The Sangguniang Panglungsod (SP) of Silay City has adopted and approved the City Investment Plan (CIP) amounting to P15,926,509,501.00.

Gov. Zayco reviews P1.3B 2009 budget

BACOLOD CITY – Gov. Isidro Zayco is now on the process of reviewing the proposed 2009 Negros Occidental provincial government budget amounting to P1,377,564,400 or an increase by P227 million compared to P1.1 billion in 2007.


Converge, coordinate, cooperate
Fertility and productivity
Bridging the gap
Questions and puzzles regarding Ilonggo & Bisayan ethnic identity
de los Reyes  
Bonafide Text
Advocating Newborn Screening
Res Gestae
Long live Rapiz! Long live Dela Paz!
Cerebral Combustion
Chances are, Sen. Mar Roxas will


Bangkok Dangerous as Morality Play: A film review

/ Ma. Zenaida B. French

Athletic Heart Syndrome

/ Philip S. Chua, MD,

Coffee Thursdays:
5 Philippine destinations

/ Paolo Carreon

Cerebral Combustion:
First MMA in Iloilo 'Unleashed' a success

/ Hacel Du-Chua

Be prepared: Getting ready for red days

/ Maria Reylan M. Garcia

Becoming unbecoming

/ Jyh Ming Gonzales


Fashion Model Party

Fashion Model Party

It was a party and a fashion show held recently at the Grand Regal Hotel in where guests joined the party and many of them had cheers of beer or a Grand Matador Brandy shot and cheese sticks to match.

Power Lunch

Power Lunch

The Fabulous Palomar sisters of Tapaz, Capiz ---the bubbly Auau and petite charmer Nelly Weiss --- celebrated recently their hometown fiesta with power packed guests at their ancestral estate.

Timeless moments at Espacio Verde

Timeless moments at Espacio Verde

Where in Roxas City can we find a food and resort destination that has a great ambience and serves fine Filipino cuisine? Good news for Capiceños and visitors of our captivating province, ESPACIO VERDE RESORT.

5th National Biennial Summit on Women in Policing

5th National Biennial Summit on Women in Policing

In pursuit of the theme "Empowered Women: Capable and Effective Managers of the PNP", 546 female law enforcers convened in Bohol Plaza Hotel and Restaurant, Panglao Island, Bohol, September 10-13, 2008.


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