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Nava loses interest in exposing corrupt practices in Iloilo City gov’t

Nava loses interest in exposing corrupt practices in Iloilo City gov’t

Iloilo City Councilor Plaridel Nava said he lost interest in pursuing his fight against corrupt…

Iloilo Dinagyang Festival 2018 grand launch set on Sept. 22

The celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Dinagyang Festival is set to be officially…

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Lifestyle check on alleged ‘narco-politicians’ in Iloilo ongoing

Lifestyle check on alleged ‘narco-politicians’ in Iloilo ongoing

The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI-6) said it has started conducting an investigation into the…

Ombudsman OKs graft raps vs Mabilog, Nava over towing deal

Ombudsman OKs graft raps vs Mabilog, Nava over towing deal

The Office of the Ombudsman has found probable cause to file graft charges against Iloilo…

Parents told: Be watchful of your children

Parents told: Be watchful of your children

Acting Iloilo City Mayor Joe Espinosa III urged parents and students to be more vigilant…

Iloilo governor mum on CHR budget slash

Iloilo governor mum on CHR budget slash

Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. refused to comment on whether the decision of the House…

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Iloilo Metropolitan Times Volume IV • Issue no 210

Fire razes Boracay’s D’Talipapa

A fire gutted D’ Talipapa in Station 2 of Boracay Island, Aklan on Monday morning, Sept. 18. Around 135 souvenir stalls and eateries were burned down after the fire broke out at around 4 a.m. Authorities declared the fire out at past 8 a.m. Based on the initial investigation of the Bureau of Fire Protection…

Fire razes Boracay’s D’Talipapa

Groundbreaking Ceremony held for San Jose Boulevard Esplanade Project

The Municipality of San Jose de Buenavista, with the support of the Provincial Government of Antique, initiated the groundbreaking ceremony to upgrade the Barangay Comon-San Pedro coastal road into San Jose Boulevard Esplanade. The Php 160 M budget was given to the municipality of San Jose through the help of the Antiqueña Senator, Loren B.…

Groundbreaking Ceremony held for San Jose Boulevard Esplanade Project

Guimaras placed under red alert status; proactive measures set

The whole province of Guimaras is now under a Full Red Alert Status as Governor Samuel T. Gumarin signed Executive Order No. 33 s. 2017 after consultation with the Office of the Vice Governor, members of the peace and order council, Department of Interior and Local Government and Municipal Governments. The said status directs all…

Guimaras placed under red alert status; proactive measures set

Capiztahan 2017 gets P11.4 million budget

A total of P11.4 million has been set aside by Governor Antonio del Rosario for the Capiztahan 2017 set on April 20 to 23, 2017. The highlights of the celebration are the “Triaksyon”, a triatlon which will be participated in by both local and international triathlon athletes; Parade of Lights; Sadsad Capiz that will showcase…

Capiztahan 2017 gets P11.4 million budget

Negrenses celebrate Panaad sa Negros Festival 2017

Spectators were wowed by the performances of festivals that joined this year’s edition of the Panaad sa Negros Festival, which is dubbed as the “Festival of Festivals.” A total of 20 festivals from various cities and towns of the province of Negros Occidental converged at the Panaad Stadium on April 22 for the Festival Dances…

Negrenses celebrate Panaad sa Negros Festival 2017

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Comelec revises calendar for barangay, SK polls

Comelec revises calendar for barangay, SK polls

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Tuesday announced changes in its calendar of activities in connection with the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections to give aspirants ample time to prepare should the polls push through on October 23. Comelec…

DPWH to construct 3 by-pass roads in Iloilo

DPWH to construct 3 by-pass roads in Iloilo

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has lined up three (3) major by-pass…

Iloilo City Gov’t employees undergo random drug test

Iloilo City Gov’t employees undergo random drug test

Iloilo City Government employees have started undergoing free random drug test at the City Health…

DA chief opposes oil depot in Dumangas, commits P20-M credit support to food producers

Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol signified his opposition to the proposed construction of oil depot…

Sports

1st PRO-FRIENDS Iloilo Family Fun Run a success

1st PRO-FRIENDS Iloilo Family Fun Run a success

Hundreds of Ilonggos joined the first PRO-FRIENDS Family Fun Run held at the SM City…

DLSU Green Archers to hold free basketball clinic in Iloilo City

DLSU Green Archers to hold free basketball clinic in Iloilo City

Basketball players from De La Salle University (DLSU) are set conduct a free basketball clinic…

Futsal tournament set in Iloilo City

Futsal tournament set in Iloilo City

The Iloilo City Sports Council (ICSC) will hold an age-group futsal tournament next week. It…

Pinoy NM captures New York Rapid Open title

Pinoy NM captures New York Rapid Open title

The long drought is finally over for Mario Lawsin Rebano, a Philippine national master (NM), who captured the 17th Chess-in-the-Park Rapid Open at the Bethesda Fountain in Central Park September 16. Rebano, 52, who has been playing in US tournaments…

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