Photo Journal

Listahanan enumerator conducting an actual household assessment.

The newly constructed covered court and the elderly center amounting to P3.2 million and P1.2 million, respectively, in Barangay Tetuan were inaugurated yesterday morning by Mayor Beng Climaco. -- Joey Bautista

Mayor Beng Climaco leads the ceremonial ribbon cutting to open the job fair yesterday morning at Centro Latino. -- Joey Bautista

Some 240 Filipinos deported from Sabah, Malaysia arrived Friday in the port of Zamboanga City amid Malaysian crackdown on illegal entrants. -- Remus Ong

Tetuan Barangay Chairman John Dalipe vows to take care of the covered court worth P3.2 million and elderly center amounting to P1.2 million turned over to him by Mayor Beng Climaco through City Engr. Luis Despalo yesterday. -- Joey Bautista

Rotten seized ukay-ukay (used clothes), sugar and ammonium nitrate are ready for disposal and destruction at the Bureau of Customs  warehouse. --  Remus Ong

Mayor Beng Climaco keynotes Saturday the ceremony marking the restoration of the Zamboanga East and West Central Schools to the Zamboanga Central School. Also in photo are Councilor Gerky Valesco, City Schools Supt. Pete Natividad, School Principal Estela Esperat, Zone II Chair Nonito Aranas and other stakeholders. -- Joey Bautista

A motorcyclist fell bloodied on the pavement after his motorbike crashed on the highway pavement in Putik Sunday night. -- Dan Toribio Jr.

Mayor Beng Climaco tackles the water issue in a meeting with ZCWD general manager Chito Vasquez and other water district officials Monday morning in City Hall. -- Joey Bautista

Internally displaced persons (IDPs) or 'bakwit" aboard cargo trucks on a journey from the city's sports complex to a transition site in Masepla, Mampang. -- Remus Ong

DepEd reminds schools on ‘no collection’…

26 May 2015 Hits:19 Top stories

By Jasmine Mohammadsali The city schools division of the Department of Education emphasized anew its prevailing “no collection” policy in line with the enrollments for the forthcoming opening of school year 2015-2016 this June. Dr. Rosalio Conturno Jr., Chief Education Supervisor and Schools Division OIC, Monday morning enjoined all school authorities to comply with the Department of Education’s standing policy guidelines of no collection during enrollment. “They are not allowed to collect anything,” reiterated Conturno. He added that schools can only begin collections of school fees authorized by the Department of Education on August, and even then, collections and fees remain purely voluntary, not... Read more

Inside Stories

Real estate appraisal training in Zambo…

31 Mar 2015 Hits:504 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


Here’s why many are sick and have died

26 May 2015 Hits:17 Opinions

KAKAMPI MO ANG BATAS BY Atty. BATAS MAURICIO LIFE’S INSPIRATIONS: “…`Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock. The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet... Read more

Social Whirl

RCZC lights up lives in Zamboanga City f…

05 Mar 2015 Hits:538 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:84 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