Wednesday, July 18, 2018

ICPO asked to provide addt’l security for Mayor Joe

The Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) has been requested to provide additional security for Mayor Jose "Joe" Espinosa III. Felix Muchada, Espinosa's executive assistant, said...

Ilonggos rejoice over Pacman’s victory

Ilonggo netizens rejoiced over the victory of Filipino boxing icon Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao today against Lucas Matthysse. Pacquaio, 39, defeated the 35-year-old Argentine boxer via...

All barangays in Alimodian now drug-free

All barangays in the town of Alimodian, Iloilo province are now cleared of illegal drugs. The Western Visayas Regional Oversight Committee on Barangay Drug-Clearing Operation...
The Police Regional Office (PRO) in Western Visayas registered a total crime volume of 19, 647 in first four months of 2016. Photo from thetimes.co.uk

WV crimes down 45% in January-June

The Police Regional Office (PRO-6) recorded a 44.77 percent drop in the number of crime incidents in Western Visayas from January to June 2018...

Nov.11-17 is ‘Gen. Martin Delgado Week’ in Iloilo

Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. has signed an ordinance declaring Nov. 11-17 of every year as "General Martin Delgado Week" in the province of Iloilo. Second...

DOT launches 6th CineKasimanwa

The Department of Tourism (DOT-6) has officially launched this year's CineKasimanwa: Western Visayas Film Festival. The 6th edition of CineKasimanwa is hosted by the province...
Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. on “tanim-bala” or “laglag-bala” (bullet-planting) scam.

Iloilo mayors told: ‘You have nothing to fear’

Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. on Thursday said mayors in the province of Iloilo have nothing to fear. "No more mayors here are included on the...
Iloilo 5th District Representative Neil “Junjun” Tupas Jr.

Multiple charges filed against ex-Iloilo solon

The Office of the Ombudsman has filed multiple counts of graft and malversation against former Iloilo 5th District Representative Niel "Junjun" Tupas Jr. over...

Nava blocks Tupas’ ‘unnecessary’ resolutions

Iloilo City Councilor Plaridel Nava has blocked the passage of two resolutions sponsored by Councilor Candice Tupas. Tupas, during their regular session on Tuesday, July...

Dingle mayor resigns

Dingle, Iloilo Mayor Jessie Alecto has stepped down from his post. Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. on Wednesday said Alecto's resignation takes effect July 1 this...