Friday, January 18, 2019

Stray bullet injuries recorded in Iloilo province

The Police Regional Office (PRO-6) recorded two stray bullet incidents from December 31, 2018 to January 1, 2019. The...

9 festivals to battle it out in Kasadyahan tilt

Nine festivals will compete in the Kasadyahan Cultural Competition of the 2019 Dinagyang Fetival. Dr. Eden Deriada, chair of...
Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr.

Defensor saddened by alleged mauling incident involving Garins

Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. expressed sadness over the alleged mauling incident involving First District Rep. Oscar "Richard" Garin Jr. and his...

Former Iloilo City councilor dies after LPG tank explosion

Former Iloilo City councilor and Regional Trial Court (RTC) Judge Ma. Rita Bascos Sarabia passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 26.

PNP cancels Garins’ firearms licenses

The Philippine National Police (PNP) has issued an order canceling First District Rep. Oscar "Richard" Garin Jr. and his father, Guimbal Mayor...

Garins face raps for ‘kicking, slapping, spitting’ at cop

The Police Regional Office (PRO-6) wants to press charges against Iloilo First District Representative Oscar "Richard" Garin Jr and his father, Guimbal...
IPPO Director Senior Superintendent Marlon Tayaba

Christmas celebration in Iloilo ‘peaceful, orderly’

The celebration of Christmas in the province of Iloilo was "generally peaceful and orderly." Iloilo Police Provincial Office (IPPO)...

Jed celebrates Christmas with family abroad

Former Iloilo City mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog seemed to have had a simple but joyous Christmas celebration...
Panay Energy Development Corporation (PEDC), a subsidiary of Global Business Power Corp. (GBP), has three coal-fired power plants in Barangay Ingore, La Paza district, Iloilo City. Photo by Iloilo Metropolitan Times

GBP investigates plant shutdown; Alim draws flak

The three-hour power outage that affected the whole Western Visayas on Sunday night and threatened a dark Christmas has been traced to...

Power outage plunges Iloilo, other parts of WV into darkness

The entire province and city of Iloilo experienced a power outage Sunday evening. The interruption, which also affected other...