Photo Journal

Rep. Celso Lobregat bares solution to the city's power problem during a press conference Sunday.-- BS

Mayor Beng Climaco together with District II Cong. Lilia Nuno and NHA District Manager Engr. Al Indanan on Saturday (May 16) lead the ceremonial turnover of the remaining 84 permanent houses on stilts, completing the total 200 units constructed under Z3R in Taluksangay. -- Joey Bautista

Regional Advisory Council Chairman Atty. Jose Rizalino L. Ortega presides a meeting hosted by LTO-9 Also In photo are vice Chair Frederick Capin, Councilor Rommel Agan, Jess Burnos, HPG-9 Chief Sr. Supt. Severino B. Agustin, LTO9 ARD Moh. Yusoph Lamping, Abdelshan Amilassan, Sr. Insp. Mervin Claret, Insp.  Ariel Yogyog, and

Mayor Beng Climaco and Councilor VP Elago Monday lead the wreathlaying rites in commemoration of Dia de Gen. Vicente Alvarez, the only Zamboangueno revolutionary hero, whose gallantry led to the surrender o Spanish soldiers in 1899. -- Joey Bautista

Sea survivor Alganim Tampakan. -- BS

Mayor Beng Climaco conveys her gratitude to the United States Assistance for International Development (USAID) for continuously partnering with the City Government in the effort to bring back  a better  Zamboanga City after the 2013 siege during a meeting of partners at a local hotel Tuesday. JOEY BAUTISTA  

Soroptimist International Philippines Region officials headed by Governor Myra Paz Abubakar meet the press on the sidelight of their successful 25th Mid-Biennial Conference in Zamboanga City March 14-16. SHEILA COVARRUBIAS

Mayor Beng Climaco stresses a point as she welcomed the new batch of city government scholars during the orientation yesterday morning at CHRMO conference room where she advised the scholars against being apathetic and lethargic. -- Joey Bautista

Panglima Estino, Sulu, Mayor Benshar Estino shows the Injunction Order issued b Comelec. With him in photo are his wife and children. -- Monch L. Follosco

Highway Patrol Group 9 Chief Sr. Supt. Severino B. Agustin presides a command conference. Also in photo are Supt. Alejandro Espiritu, Sr. Insp. Mervin Claret, Insp. Arile Yogyog, Joseph Fontanilla, Sr. Insp. Enocencio Jamolod, and RESPO Salburo. -- Allen Abastillas

Fire safety inspection of student dorms …

23 May 2015 Hits:12 Top stories

As opening of classes is set to resume soon, the Zamboanga City Fire District together with the City Engineer’s Office are set to conduct a joint inspection of all student dormitories and buildings as part of the mandated duties and responsibilities Republic Act No. RA 10121, otherwise known as the Philippine Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act of 2010, bringing attention on Section 12, paragraph 11, wherein to identify and implement cost effective risk reduction measures. District Fire Marshal Supt. Dominador F. Zabala Jr.  issued a memorandum to all fire station commanders to carry on the order from the chairman of... Read more

Inside Stories

Real estate appraisal training in Zambo…

31 Mar 2015 Hits:474 Inside Stories

A Comprehensive Real Estate Appraisal Training (CREASAT) will be conducted by the Philippine Association of Realty Appraisers, Inc. (PARA) in cooperation with the Zamboanga Real Estate Board, Inc. (ZAREB) every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday starting May 8, 2015 onwards until June 7, 2015. The seminar and training starts each day... Read more


Very hot weather: God’s curse?

23 May 2015 Hits:8 Opinions

KAKAMPI MO ANG BATAS BY Atty. BATAS MAURICIO LIFE’S INSPIRATIONS: “…God is not man that he should lie, nor a human being that he should change his mind…” (Numbers 23:19, the Holy Bible). * * * * REPOST FROM 2013: HEAT WAVE: CAN WE DO SOMETHING ABOUT IT? Let us read something I wrote... Read more

Social Whirl

RCZC lights up lives in Zamboanga City f…

05 Mar 2015 Hits:517 Social Whirl

RCZC lights up lives in Zamboanga City for 67 years

The Rotary Club of Zamboanga City (RCZC) is celebrating its 67th year as a civic-socio club today. Chartered on March 5, 1948, this highly admired organization is one of the oldest in the Philippines. It is also a multi-awarded club recognized by different government and private agencies. Ranked 11th in... Read more

PEP Talk

Collaborated Heatlh Program

21 May 2015 Hits:45 Pep Talk

Collaborated Heatlh Program

Better health programs in ZamPen–  thanks to the Municipal Health Leadership and Governance Program (MLGP) of the DOH and Zuellig Family Foundation. Local Government Units (LGUs) are often frustrated when national government agencies don’t work hand in hand with them.But when national programs are implemented with local consultations with local leaders,... Read more