Photo Journal

Mayor Beng Climaco, District I Cong. Celso Lobregat, Procurement Service Director Atty. Estanislao Granados and Msgr. Cris Manongas and other guests prepare for the blessing and inauguration of the newly-constructed 2-storey PS Sub-Depot building at Zone IV on Friday.

Mayor Beng Climaco Thursday hands over the symbolic key to the Paniran transitory site, located at the Silsillah Dialogue Movement property in Sta. Catallina to  temporarily house at least 20 families currently occupying the Don GEMS evacuation center. — Joey Bautista  

Supt. Ranie P. Hachuela (Extreme right ) assumed on Wednesday as new chief of police of Dipolog City. (Extreme left) ormer Chief of Police Supt. Joven R. Parcon. Mayor Evelyn T. Uy was the guest of honor with Zamboanga del Norte Police Provincial Office Director Sr. Supt. James Mejia. —

Persons with Disability (PWD) join the celebration of the 36th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Week. — Remus Ong

Mayor Beng Climaco and Ecozone Chair Christopher Arnuco entertain Japanese investors citing Zamboanga’s business potentials, during the latter’s visit to City Hall, July 19. — Joey Bautista

Sulu Gov. Totoh Tan, Tawi-Tawi Gov. Nurbert Sahali, Basilan  Gov. Jum Akbar, Lanao del Sur Gov. Bombit Adiong,  Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Mangudadatu and Sulu Vice Gov.  Sakur Tan and former Tawi-Tawi Gov. Sadikul Sahali band  together and throw their all-out support to President  Aquino and the government’s DAP initiatives. —

A man mauled by three unidentified attackers along the highway in Tetuan is being helped by the emergency response team of Police Station 11.. — Remus Ong

Mayor Beng Climaco stresses non-inclusion of Zamboanga City  in the proposed Bangsamoro core territory in a meeting with  GPH Peace Panel member for the MILF peace talks Senen  Bacani Tuesday morning. The mayor supports the government’s  peace initiatives but reiterates non-inclusion of Zamboanga  City—none of its 98 component barangays including

Electrical shop owner Francisco Molenio Sr. is slumped on the steering wheel of his multicab after a motorcycle riding gunman shot him several times in Cawit Monday night. — Noning Antonio

You think habal-habal in Zamboanga City can do wonders in carrying more than two passengers. There’s another kind in Agusan del Sur called “skylab” that can load up to 6 passengers. — MindaNews photo by Erwin Mascarinas

Bizman killed in latest Zambo gun viole…

23 Jul 2014 Hits:33 Top stories

A businessman was killed Monday night in Cawit in the latest gun violence in Zamboanga City. Shot dead was Francisco Molenio Sr. y Rabanez, 66, married, of Barangay Guiwan. He was shot by two gunmen on board a red-white sport-type motorcycle. Molenio sustained multiple gunshot wounds on his body and was rushed to the Brent Hospital where he died while undergoing treatment. Initial police investigation disclosed that Molenio, owner of an electrical shop, was driving his gold colored multicab with three employees aboard coming from Barangay Talisayan, after delivering an  electrical motor thereat when a red-white motorcycle tailed them and upon reaching Cawit... Read more

Inside Stories

DOST: P49-M needed to open science high…

18 Jul 2014 Hits:43 Inside Stories

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) said at least P49 million is initially needed to put up a Philippines Science High School (PSHS) here in the region. This was disclosed by DOST Assistant Regional Director for Administrative Support and Technical Services Martin Wee citing the P49 million is for the... Read more


Politics or solving the problem

23 Jul 2014 Hits:15 Opinions

By REMEDIOS F. MARMOLEÑO   “Are folks  interested  in politics …or in solving the problem?” This question was attributed to President Obama in relation to the new dimension of illegal immigration into the US  through the Mexico-US border of citizens of neighboring countries like Guatemala. But the question may be asked of other... Read more

Social Whirl

Masadya gid sang ZICANAG

23 Jul 2014 Hits:12 Social Whirl

Masadya gid sang ZICANAG

For Ilonggo speaking people, they can understand Social Whirl headline. It means so much fun with ZICANAG. And it happened last Sunday, July 20, at the  Zamboanga Golf and Beach when the officers and members of Circulo ZICANAG (Zamboanga Ilonggo Circle from Iloilo, Capiz, Aklan, Negros Occidental, Antique, and Guimaras)... Read more

PEP Talk

DOH Red Orchid Award for Mindanao Centra…

21 Jul 2014 Hits:61 Pep Talk

DOH Red Orchid Award for Mindanao Central Sanitarium

Congratulations to Zamboanga City’s Mindanao Central Sanitarium for being one of the winners of the coveted Red Orchid Award 2014 of the Department of Health (DOH). The award was held at a hotel in General Santos City last June 26. The award was received by Dr. Hannah R. Turco, the... Read more