Chief Supt. Samuel Pagdilao Jr., police regional director, yesterday ordered all provincial and city directors to conduct a review of the crisis management skills of their respective police personnel.
Iloilo City is holding the culmination of its 73rd Charter Day celebration today, which has been declared holiday by Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog for all city government offices and public schools.
After more than four years, brothers Archie and Jan Michael Tan, who have been accused of killing their father and his wife, and their stepsister, surfaced and surrendered before the Regional Trial Court Branch 22 at the Ramon Avanceña Hall of Justice in Iloilo City yesterday.
The court has not found enough evidence to prove the guilt of the alleged mastermind in the killing of Vice Mayor Ramon Rojas of Ajuy town, Iloilo in 2008.
Two female employees of a local department store lost P179,000 to robbers who held them up Tuesday morning in Franco St., Estancia, Iloilo.
Local government officials are the top violators of the “Oplan Red Plate,” according to the Office of the Ombudsman- Visayas.
Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog has vowed to continue the implementation of the anti-jaywalking ordinance despite resistance from “critics” for the supposed improper enforcement of the law.
ROXAS CITY – About a hectare of marijuana plantation inside a sugarcane field was discovered in San Antonio village in Pilar, Capiz following a police raid.
ROXAS CITY – Metro Roxas Water District has named Engr. Glen Delgado as its acting general manager, after the Local Water Utilities Administration turned over on August 15 the operation of the MRWD to the local management.
ROXAS CITY – One thousand fifty two Capiceñas donated blood in July based on the recent blood services accomplishment report of the Philippine Red Cross-Capiz Chapter.
Seven inventions and researches from Western Visayas will compete in the 2010 National Invention Contests and Exhibits.
The National Economic and Development Authority has stressed the importance of Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) as a mechanism that can address the financial needs of infrastructure and services of national and especially local governments.
Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz has directed the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration to go after private recruitment agencies or individuals who may have violated the rules and regulations on overseas employment, particularly those who have deployed workers without confirmed bookings for their connecting flights.
THE Philippine National Red Cross held the first ever Blood Olympics in Western Visayas at the Central Philippine University (CPU) recently. The project’s purpose was to make blood donation exciting for the youth amid an increasing need for more blood donors.
ULY and August are the anniversary months of THE 552nd Engineer Construction and 53rd Engineer Brigade, Philippine Army, respectively. To celebrate those momentous events, LtC. Nestor I Abando, CO 552ECB conceptualized a photo exhibit for their 43rd anniversary.
I-Serve, a non-government organization that is involved in community projects, has spearheaded a bloodletting activity at the Old Provincial Capitol Building recently. It was a joint effort with the Philippine National Red Cross (PNRC) and Smart Communications.
THIS group of photo artists are bound together by one pursuit and that is to “beat each other out.” Over what? For the sheer fun of looking at their work of interpreting what they see and feel! This is the bond that holds together this group of persons with extraordinary perception and talent.