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LTFRB-6: Jeepney modernization program implementation to push through

LTFRB-6: Jeepney modernization program implementation to push through

The implementation of the government’s jeepney modernization program will push through despite opposition from several…

Mabilog camp studying possible charges vs top drug suspect

Mabilog camp studying possible charges vs top drug suspect

The camp of Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog is now studying the possible legal…

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Nava mulls banning gambling, liquor at public plazas

Nava mulls banning gambling, liquor at public plazas

Councilor Plaridel Nava is planning to file an ordinance that will ban all forms of…

Police target 7 criminals groups in Iloilo province

Police target 7 criminals groups in Iloilo province

Police are now focusing their efforts on neutralizing seven criminal groups operating in the province…

Ganzon: ‘I am not Iloilo City’s Judas Iscariot’

Councilor Jeffrey Ganzon vehemently denied responsibility for the spread of false information about Iloilo City.…

Mabilog still hopeful to clear his name

Mabilog still hopeful to clear his name

Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog is still hopeful that he will be given the…

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  • A Modern Outlook on Ilonggo Heritage for John Montinola
  • Celebrating the 10th Fiber Fashion Fair
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  • Putsiko: A place where food and good conversation matter
  • #LagawNiClark: Guimaras is the new Boracay

Iloilo Metropolitan Times Volume IV • Issue No 224

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

Capiz guv wants P75-M for health services

Capiz Governor Antonio del Rosario said he is pushing a budget of P75 million for health services next year to ensure that all district hospitals in the province are ready to accommodate poor patients. “Dapat ang aton mga public hospitals ready sa pag bulong sang mga pigado nga pasyente,” Del Rosario said in an interview…

Capiz guv wants P75-M for health services

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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10T tilapia, 4T crablets dispersed at Iloilo River

10T tilapia, 4T crablets dispersed at Iloilo River

The City Agriculturist’s Office and City Environment and Natural Resources Office dispersed 10,000 Saline Resistant Tilapia fingerlings and 4,000 crablets or mud crab juveniles along Zone 4 of the Iloilo River on Oct. 20. The Stock Enhancement Program or increase…

Espinosa wants explanation on Iloilo airport incident

Espinosa wants explanation on Iloilo airport incident

Acting Iloilo City Mayor Jose Espinosa III is calling for a meeting with the Civil…

Iloilo City strengthens disaster resiliency hub

Iloilo City strengthens disaster resiliency hub

The partnership between the local government and University of Iloilo-Phinma is expected to further strengthen…

Babaran is new UP Visayas chancellor

Babaran is new UP Visayas chancellor

Dr. Ricardo P. Babaran is the new chancellor of UP Visayas based on the UP…

Sports

‘Despite GM So’s fall, Britton World Chess Cup will go on’

‘Despite GM So’s fall, Britton World Chess Cup will go on’

“In chess, knowledge is a very transient thing. It changes so fast that even a…

Pacquiao’s protege vies for Jakarta 10-Ball Open

Pacquiao’s protege vies for Jakarta 10-Ball Open

NEW YORK CITY — The protege of Sen. Manny Pacquiao is one of the 128…

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),…

Thousands join 41st Milo Marathon in Iloilo City

Thousands join 41st Milo Marathon in Iloilo City

Iloilo City successfully hosted the 11th leg of the 41st Milo Marathon. More than 18,500 runners joined the biggest marathon event in the country held in Mandurriao district on October 8. Acting City Mayor Joe Espino III thanked all those…

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