Predators like pickpockets, mobile phone/wallet snatchers, robbers and other criminals are expected to abound the streets, especially as the school opening on June 15 nears.
That’s why, the Police Regional Office (PRO) VI reiterated its warning for students, as well as parents, to be wary of street criminals who are just waiting for an opportune time to prey on their victims.
Five police units are now lumped into one to probe the abduction and killing of Indian national Naib Singh.
Congressman-elect and outgoing city mayor Jerry Treñas offered himself as mediator in the escalating Espinosa clan war to help diffuse the tension at the Waterfront area after the recent shootout incident that injured two Espinosa brothers.
The shortage in potable water remains a very serious problem in Iloilo City, which is why City Mayor Jerry Treñas want the city declared under a state of calamity.
Here’s a poignant reality: the government could not afford to hire security guards to man every schools in the country.
A true-blooded Ilonggo is a recipient of this year’s Hans Kaunitz Award. Gerard Dumancas, a 2005 BS in Chemistry cum laude graduate from the University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV), won the prestigious award given by the Northeast Chapter of the USA section annually.
The Traffic Management and Enforcement Unit (TMEU) here is preparing for the upsurge of traffic volume as the school opening approaches.
The Department of Agrarian Reform in Aklan will hold a simple celebration to mark the 22nd year of CARP anniversary and the 2nd year of CARPER (Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program Extension with Reforms) on June 18, 2010.
ROXAS CITY – Regional Trial Court Judge Daniel Antonio Gerardo S. Amular has inhibited himself from the P2 million libel suit filed by former Agriculture Usec. Jocelyn “Jocjoc” Bolante against blocktime broadcaster Abe Ballos.
ROXAS CITY – Not only electric consumers hate the occurrence of brownouts, power distributor Capiz Electric Cooperative, Inc (Capelco) hate it too as it causes them losses of some P500,000 a day.
ROXAS CITY – Capiz Gov. Victor Tanco, Sr. has formed an Ad Hoc Committee to probe the mounting complaints regarding the alleged charging of professional fees by physicians employed at the district hospitals particularly at the Roxas Memorial Provincial Hospital (RMPH)here.
Asia’s third-largest low-cost carrier, Cebu Pacific (CEB) offers a P999 ‘Go Lite’ seat sale to any of its domestic destinations from June 5 to 8, 2010, for travel from July 1 to August 31, 2010.
Some 2.23 million farmers nationwide were recipients of the various programs of the Department of Agriculture implemented under the Arroyo administration’s poverty alleviation program.
When Sulficio Tagud, Jr. was asked why he chose to retain the name Negros Navigation after he had almost single-handedly plucked the floundering company out of stormy waters, his answer was straightforward.
Charmaine Gail Nunez, a freelance host, bagged the coveted title of Miss Silka Iloilo 2010 during the pageant night held last May at the CAP Auditorium.
THE Iloilo Cultural Heritage Conservation Council in collaboration with SM City Iloilo and other sponsors launched The Heritage Plaza with the theme, “Finding Heritage”.
The kids of the PLDT-SMART Amazing Gawad Kalinga (GK) Village in Sooc, Arevalo, Iloilo had a memorable graduation from this year’s summer storytelling sessions.
KCARSI (Kryz Culinary and Restaurant Services Institute) joined the Food and Hotel Asia 2010 exhibition in Singapore last April. FHA2010 is the biggest international food and hospitality expo.