Iloilo Gov. Arthur Defensor Sr. ordered the reactivation of the provincial Bantay Dagat team after he received reports of continued illegal fishing activities in northern Iloilo.
Most of these illegal fishing activities were monitored in the towns of Carles, Concepcion and Batad.
Senior Supt. Renato Gumban, officer-in-charge of the Iloilo Police Provincial Office, will soon be relieved from his post.
The Office of the Ombudsman Visayas has ordered the dismissal of the village chief of Brgy. Nabitasan in La Paz district, Iloilo City for practicing nepotism.
The Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Iloilo is pushing to hold “paperless sessions” if their budgetary request would be granted.
Obsolete materials recovery facilities in some villages in Iloilo City should be removed and converted into useful projects, Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog said.
A 17-year-old boy drowned while swimming at the Iloilo Flood Control Project in Brgy. Bitoon, Jaro, Iloilo City.
Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog said the Treñas Boulevard should be off-limits to vehicles as city residents use the one-kilometer road for walking and jogging.
The Iloilo City Government through the Human Resource Management Office is searching for outstanding personnel for the “2010 Model Male and Female Employee Award.”
From July 15 to August 15, Assumption Iloilo is celebrating 100 years of its foundation.
ROXAS CITY – Mayor Angel Alan Celino has formed Task Force Pagbag-o to probe the alleged anomalies committed by his predecessor Vicente Bermejo.
ROXAS CITY – Capiz Police Provincial Director Josephus Angan has directed all chiefs of police in the province to help in the fight against the rising dengue fever cases by strictly implementing a “clean and green” program.
ROXAS CITY – The 59th birthing clinic in Capiz was blessed and inaugurated recently at the Municipal Health Office of Jamindan.
Representatives of farmers associations and agricultural technologists in Iloilo province together with partners in the agriculture sector attended a two-day “Technology Updating in Organic Agriculture” that ended yesterday
The Bureau of Internal Revenue in Iloilo City will look into the tax payments of owners of high-end vehicles in the city.
The Department of Tourism is pushing for private-public partnerships in developing more tourism-related initiatives as pointed out by President Benigno Simeon Aquino III in his State of the Nation Address.
Gawad Kalinga Iloilo, the trailblazing institution with its passionate vision and mission of ending poverty by 2024, held its first fun run last July 11, 2010. It was an eight-kilometer fun run from Freedom Grandstand to Boardwalk.
The Figura Besian Artistico held a workshop for students from Iloilo City schools recently. There were three classes – Basic Art Class A, Basic Art Class B and Advanced Art Class. They were mentored by artists Louelyn Reyes, Julius Reyes, Elmo Palma Jr., and Lucky Lima.
THE 2010 MassKara festival logo was designed by a budding multi-media artist. In keeping with a tradition started in 2004, a Bacolod artist is asked to capture the year’s theme and creative impulses in its logo and trophies.
Aura, the hip party place at The Avenue was the venue of a heart-thumping performance of Gruppo Tribale (formerly La Carlota Drumbeaters from Bacolod) along with the music of spin doctor, DJ Elmer Dado during one weekend last July.