May 12, 2009 :: Iloilo City, Philippines
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City seeks WB reconsideration over bridge, road projects

City Mayor Jerry Treñas and the Sangguniang Panglungsod have taken steps in pushing for the rehabilitation of bridges and widening of roads in the district of Jaro after the World Bank identified the projects as of “less priority.”

DA tells hog raisers to be responsible

The Department of Agriculture (DA) 6 is urging hog raisers in the region to be more responsible in seeing to it that they protect their hogs from viruses and infections, especially at this time of the A(H1N1) virus threat.

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Makers of dried fish in Bacolod City take advantage of the sunlight by drying their produce along Reclamation Area.

Makers of dried fish in Bacolod City take advantage of the sunlight by drying their produce along Reclamation Area.

European software developer sets up Asia office in Iloilo

An international software developer has set up its Asia office in Tigbauan, Iloilo.

The RS2 Software, based in the Republic of Malta in Southern Europe, inaugurated its office in Barangay Tan Pael in a simple ceremony last April 28.


'House to decide on CARP extension in June'

House Speaker Prospero Nograles on Monday said the House of Representatives will decide on the proposed extension of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) before the current session adjourns on June 5.

DepEd trains teachers on mother tongue-based education

Children learn faster and easily develop life-long skills if they learn their first lessons in their mother tongue or primary language (L1).

P23M worth of rice given under Food for School Program

About 23 million worth of rice under the Food for School Program (FSP) of President Gloria M. Arroyo had been distributed to school children in Western Visayas since the program started in 2006 until the year 2008.

Regional Agri Fair bolsters campaign to cope global crisis

SAN JOSE, Antique – The Regional Agri-Fair recently held in the Province of Antique bolster campaign to cope global crisis on economy, global warming and climate change with it’s theme “Gamay nga Parangitan-an, Sabat sa Krisis Pangkalibutan”.


Lastimoso on congressional bid: 'There's no turning back'

TAPAZ, Capiz — “There's no turning back,” former PNP Chief and now Manila Rail Transit (MRT) Manager Gen. Roberto “Bobby” Lastimoso said of his intention to run for congressman in next year's election.

Palarong Pambansa 2009 in Leyte

ROXAS CITY – As the weeklong national sports event ends in Tacloban City, Leyte in May 3, 2009, the Palaro has spurred greater cooperation among the participating schools representing their regions nationwide, not just in athletics but also in other endeavors.

Task force formed, reward money up for Cruz's killers

ROXAS CITY – Capiz Provincial Police Office has formed Task Force Art Cruz to probe the killing and the possible arrest of the four suspects who killed Mr. Arturo Cruz last Thursday evening here.


Leonardia optimistic on new traffic scheme

BACOLOD CITY -- Mayor Evelio Leonardia announced yesterday that the traffic management in Bacolod has a new set up under the direct participation and active involvement of Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) Director Supt. Leo Erwin Agpangan.

Certified seeds distributed to Kabankalan farmers

Certified Seeds distribution was availed by farmers from the different barangays in Kabankalan City recently. Present during the short program were Mayor Pedro Zayco, Jr., Vice Mayor Delia Anacan with Councilors Jose Dumaguete and Severino Nacional, vice chairman on committee on agriculture.

PSOAC Class 2009-92 induction of officers held

Atty Ruben Platon, executive director of the Philippine Public Safety College Was the inducting officer of the PSOAC Class 2009-92 last May 8 held at the PAGCOR Bacolod Hotel in Bacolod City.


Time to go to another level
The 'sensational' Filipinos
Bridging the gap
Traditional farming & folkways in WV
de los Reyes
Bona fide Text
Thank you PRISSAAP
Saving the children through books
Anything under the Sun
Pres. Manuel A. Roxas


No charge

/ Maria Reylan M. Garcia

Bull's Eye:
Dr. Lapating's radio plugs
Breast Enlarger

/ Philip S. Chua, MD, FACS, FPCS

Coffee Thursday:
Conversation to self

/ Paolo Carreon


A certain kind of magic!

A certain kind of magic!

Culinary Wiz Pauline Banusing of the renowned bistros - Al Dente, Freska and Maki and now the 101 Luna located at the posh Sarabia Manor Hotel and Convention Center celebrated her "29th" birthday with an exclusive sit down dinner for 35 selected guests.

---------------------------------------- An eclectic dining experience at CARLITOS'

An eclectic dining experience at CARLITOS'

Along the Pavia highway is a restaurant that offers flavorful food, which you can have while enjoying the fresh air that the countryside brings and be surrounded with trees and plants in a superb outdoor landscaping

---------------------------------------- Bayani Fernando visits La Carlota City

Bayani Fernando visits La Carlota City

La Carlota City Mayor Demi John Honrado was proud to have MMDA Chairman Bayanai “BF” Fernando as his guest recently when Fernando paid a courtesy call to him and the city officials of La Carlota.

---------------------------------------- The amazing volunteers

The amazing volunteers

Last April 18, the Bank of the Philippine Islands’ Overseas Banking Segment held its 25th BPInoy Learning Series in SM City Iloilo for its Overseas Filipino clients and their family- beneficiaries.


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