April 13, 2010 :: Iloilo City, Philippines
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Politicians’ supporters disarm cops in San Dionisio

Tensions now grip San Dionisio town in Iloilo after supporters of a political family disarmed members of the local PNP.

Amid claims and counter-claims from the group of Vice Mayor Peter Paul Lopez, the PNP is apparently held bent on filing charges against them.

Raul Sr. vows ‘mother of all rallies’ for Gibo

Lakas-Kampi-CMD mayoralty candidate Raul Gonzalez Sr. vows to give presidential candidate Gilberto “Gibo” Teodoro a huge crowd in this evening’s rally at the Iloilo City Freedom Grandstand.

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Mayoralty candidate Raul Gonzalez Sr. and his son congressional candidate Raul Jr. during a press conference at their residence yesterday.

Mayoralty candidate Raul Gonzalez Sr. and his son congressional candidate Raul Jr. during a press conference at their residence yesterday.

Treñas: MIWD privatization solution to water woes

Mayor Jerry P. Treñas has reiterated his ardent call for privatization of the Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD) in order to solve the problem of critical water supply and water delivery services in this highly urbanized city in the Visayas.


6 rubber boats due for PNP’s maritime office in W. Visayas

Some P6-million worth of rubber boats are due for the Regional Maritime Office 6 (RMO 6) aimed mainly for search and rescue operations.

Jed ‘stoned’ anew

It seems that where Vice Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog is, stones most likely follow.

NSO readies for 2010 census

National Statistics Office (NSO) is stepping up preparations for the national event that will take a special place in the history of statistical milestones in the country, the 2010 Census of Population and Housing in the month of May.

PhilHealth releases check-refund in Guimaras

Members of PhilHealth who are living in Guimaras can now claim their Benefit Payment Check at PhilHealth Member Assistance Center situated at Guimaras Provincial Hospital.

One killed, another injured in Sta. Barbara shooting  

One person was killed while another one was injured following a shooting incident at Brgy. Talanghauan, Sta. Barbara, Iloilo.


537 enumerators to conduct Capiz population, housing survey

ROXAS CITY – More than 500 enumerators will undertake the 2010 census of population and housing in the province of Capiz.

109th Capiz anniversary, int’l dance tilt takes off today

ROXAS CITY – The celebration of 109th founding anniversary of Capiz with the commemoration of 62nd death anniversary of President Manuel Roxas and international dance exchange tilt kicks off today.

Tanco-Contreras tandem leads in radio surveys

ROXAS CITY – Incumbent Gov. Victor Tanco, Sr. and Board Member Esteban “Nonoy” Contreras, running mate for vice governor, has enjoyed substantial lead over their opponents in the recent poll surveys


City’s PESO assists 40,668 Bacoleños

The Bacolod City Government, through the Public Employment Service Office, has assisted last year over 40,668 people who were in need of jobs.

Gabaldon building in Kabankalan inaugurated

The blessing, inauguration and turn-over rites of the renovated Gabaldon building located at the ERAMS-West compound were held recently with Gov. Isidro P. Zayco as keynote speaker.


As seen on TV
Online sorties and other virtual vandals
Si Luing, si Nilo, si Jonas, atbp.
Mongcal out, Basngi in: Will there be a difference?
Culture of Impunity + Immunity = Gotterdammerung?
Who will finally reach the finish line first on May 10?


bull's eye:
No salary for traffic aides

Catholic Quiz 5

/ Engr. Herman M. Lagon

10 tips for college

/ Maria Reylan M. Garcia


The First Church in Panay

The First Church in Panay

Do you know when and where the first church of Panay was built? As an Ilonggo, and probably a Christian, you must be interested.


---------------------------------------- Cradle of Dreams

Cradle of Dreams

Iloilo Prima Galaw Inc. and Saint Paul School of Barotac Nuevo presented a fabulous performance with “Cradle of Dreams”, a launching program of Rock for the Earth, a workshop that promotes environmental awareness through theater and visual arts.

---------------------------------------- Stripping off the candidates

Stripping off the candidates

Try to imagine a presidential candidate with the following qualifications: a graduate of UP College of Law as cum laude, a bar exam topnotcher with an almost perfect score of 98.01%, with political experience as a congressman and a senator and a powerful crowd-pleasing orator.

---------------------------------------- Hablon is for dolls, too

Hablon is for dolls, too

Instead of being thrown away, excess pieces of hablon used for adult clothing, can now we used to make fashionable dresses for dolls as well. This is what Edelina “Edel” Yap, of the University of the Philippines Open University Office, did.


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