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City Council yesterday session was presided by Concilor Roel ì Elongî Natividad. Allen Abastillas

The Humanitarian Hero award nominees (L-R) Gloria Cabacungan, Aaron Aspi, Joy Maluyo, Cesar Bautista, Ana Liza Pasacao, Reynor Imperial, Arlo Ramos pose with their plaques. Photo by David Lozada/ RapplerROLE MODELS. The Humanitarian Hero award nominees (L-R) Gloria Cabacungan, Aaron Aspi, Joy Maluyo, Cesar Bautista, Ana Liza Pasacao, Reynor Imperial

Guests to the MYPEACE Project Launch, led by Mr Macon Phillips of the US State Department listen to Vice Mayor Cesar Iturralde's greetings of peace and solidarity during a program at the Sarang Bangon Center Tuesday morning.

Mayor Beng Climaco with Mayor Alfred Romualdez of Tacloban City, Usec. Danilo Antonio of the Office of the Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Recovery, Mr. Ramon Isberto of the Corporate Network for Disaster Response and Mr. Rene Meily of the Philippine Disaster Recovery Foundation during the Management Association of the

Vice Mayor Cesar Iturralde Monday night welcomes to City Hall visitors and guests participating in the 11th Brunei-Indnesia-Malaysia-Philippinee East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) joint tourism Development Cluster meeting.

Families affected by calamities receive cash assistance from the City Government during distribution rites spearheaded by Mayor Beng Climaco and representatives from the City Social Welfare and Development Office and City Treasurer's Office, Thursday in City Hall.

Cong. Celso Lobregat briefs religious and lay leaders of the Catholic Church from all over Mindanao regarding the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law on the third day of the Mindanao-Sulu Pastoral Council held at the Centro Latino from Oct. 20-23.

Mayor Beng Climaco joins Catholic religious and lay leaders from all over MIndanao during the candle lighting ceremony held as a highlight in the 15th Mindanao-Sulu Pastoral Council Wednesday night at the Centro Pastoral in Gov. Camins.

Health Regional Director Dr. Nimfa Torrizo and other officials pose during the recent Child Health Summit.

Zambo folks warned: Cheap Xmas lights a…

24 Oct 2014 Hits:16 Top stories

Bureau of Fire Protection Regional Director Sr. Supt. Carlito B. Oceña has advised the public to buy genuine and original Christmas lights and avoid the cheap ones to prevent tragic fire incidents that would destroy their homes and properties this coming yuletide season. Oceña explained that the advantage of genuine and original Christmas lights is that they can be kept for future yuletide seasons. But most of all, he said, money will not be wasted in buying the genuine Christmas lights, compared to cheap and sub standard lights that are proven as dangerous to homes and properties. Several fire incidents in other... Read more

Inside Stories

ARMM reaffirms support to BBL

24 Oct 2014 Hits:12 Inside Stories

The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) reaffirmed its support to the passage of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), otherwise known as House Bill No. 4994, in a public hearing conducted today by the House Ad Hoc Committee on the BBL in this city. Lawyer Laisa Alamia, ARMM executive secretary,... Read more


Dateline Manila: Philippine Senate now …

24 Oct 2014 Hits:11 Opinions

BY Sammy Santos   Senate President Frank Drilon culminated the institution’s 98th anniversary activities with a speech before the employees’ regular flag ceremony on Monday where he recalled the challenges faced by the chamber and its efforts to regain public trust and credibility in the aftermath of the controversial pork barrel scandal. Drilon’s... Read more

Social Whirl

WMSU Pres. Dr. Milabel Enriquez-Ho in Wo…

20 Oct 2014 Hits:46 Social Whirl

WMSU Pres. Dr. Milabel Enriquez-Ho in Women’s Journal Magazine October 2014 issue

Women’s Journal, Philippine’s prime national magazine about women, has Western Mindanao State University president Dr. Milabel Enriquez-Ho in its’ October 2014 front cover. Written and photos by Rene Bisquera, he wrote about the personality, achievements, and the accomplishments of Dr. Ho as a nurse, educator, academic entrepreneur, and her role... Read more

PEP Talk

Tour BIMP countries - Brunei, Indonesia,…

24 Oct 2014 Hits:7 Pep Talk

Tour BIMP countries - Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Philippines

Thanks to our energetic DOT (Department of Tourism) Regional Director Mary June Bugante we may have more tourists from Brunei, Indonesia, and Malaysia visiting our city someday. And in vice-versa, we can also travel to these countries easily and see what they got. Hurray to her office for they are... Read more