Of the 568 total crime volume in Concepcion town, Iloilo in 2009, only three cases were solved.
This came up after the evaluation of the Iloilo Police Provincial Office (IPPO) on the performance of Concepcion Police Station chief Senior Insp. Alejandro Apostol.
The Iloilo Provincial Agriculture Office is coming up with a recovery program for farmers whose rice crops have been damaged by the El Niño phenomenon.
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Amid the protests from militant groups, the authorities have pressed charges in court against an alleged high-ranking leader of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) who was arrested in Iloilo City last week.
Robert Baltazar was all up early morning of yesterday. Upon noticing that the rest around him was oblivious about his presence, it was believed that he opened the “defective” padlock, sneak out of the door, and proceeded to the nearby comfort room.
SAN JOSE, Antique — Amidst growing concern for limited supply of sugar and rice due to long dry spell, National Food Authority reported that Antique has stable supply of both.
Three motorcycle-riding men robbed a couple early morning of yesterday at Guzman St., Mandurriao, Iloilo City. Reports said that Rey Salinel and his wife, Sofia, were on their way to the Iloilo Fishing Port Complex on board a tricycle when the suspects waylaid them.
The first Filipino Catholic missionary to Hongkong was an Ilonggo. He arrived there on October 1986 just after his ordination in San Miguel, Iloilo in 1985 – the first hometown ordination there.
ROXAS CITY – American donors of the Kiwanis Balay ni San Jose K-Kids and FCC-NSTP Feeding Program held every Saturday of the month.
ROXAS CITY – Liberal Party (LP) standard bearers Sen. Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” Aquino III and Sen. Manuel “Mar” Roxas assured the Ilonggos on Panay island that their administration will adhere to the policies of an honest government.
ROXAS CITY – A survey commissioned by Bombo Radyo-Roxas in the first week of this month showed that both the Liberal Party (LP) and Ugyon Kita Capiz (UKC) will have a total of five board members each and will also have one representative each.
BACOLOD CITY — Provincial Agrarian Reform Adjudicator Atty. Isagani Cuello denied recently for lack of merit the prayer for the issuance of Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) against the execution of the Deed of Absolute Sale over a 50-hectare lot intended for the city’s relocation site.
The Bacolod City Local Investment Board awarded a Certificate of Exemption to Bacolod Big Joc Realty and Management Corporation for their P60 million (preferred investments) East View Hotel and Blue Grass Café, Bar and Grill, located at the corners of Pag-asa and the circumferential road, Brgy. Villamonte, Bacolod City.
The celebration of the Chinese New Year last February 12, a Friday, was a colorful and grand one. It started with a parade from the Provincial Capitol Area, passing through Iznart and JM Basa streets, and ending at the Plazoleta Gay where a cultural show followed.
THE weekend brought thousands of Bacolenos into the festival streets as the city celebrated its 5th BACOLAODIAT FESTIVAL in line with the Chinese New Year that coincided with Valentine’s Day.
A NEW TV talk show program, “Kapehan sa Hillside” was formally launched this month to cater to local viewers in the 1st District of Capiz covering the municipalities of Pontevedra, Panitan, President Roxas, and Maayon. Hosted by JOSE “PEPE” BORRES and DANILO “BONG” BALTAR
HUNDREDS of Ateneans and their family members, including alumni, teachers, and friends, excitedly filled the 7.5 hectare new Ateneo complex at Barangay San Rafael, Mandurriao to celebrate the two-day Family revelry over the weekend.