October 3, 2022

Dancing traffic enforcers challenge returns

About 20 traffic enforcers of the Bacolod Traffic Authority Office (BTAO) will be showing their dancing prowess while performing traffic signaling duties during the pre-qualification round for the Dancing Traffic Enforcers Challenge on October 5 along Lacson Street- BS Aquino


Rebels claim CAFGU assassination

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN The Leonardo Panaligan Command of the New People’s Army has claimed responsibility for the assassination of CAFGU member Joselito Raboy on September 24 in Brgy. Montilla, Moises Padilla, Negros Occidental. Ka JB Regalado, in a statement


320 modified mufflers destroyed in Victorias

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN A total of 320 confiscated modified mufflers were destroyed on October 1 in front of the Victorias City Police Station in Negros Occidental. Victorias City Mayor Javier Miguel “Javi” Benitez, who supervised the destruction of the


Town villagers withdraw support to NPA

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN The Army’s 62nd Infantry Battalion reported that 533 residents of Brgy. Tabon, Vallehermoso, Negros Occidental, have withdrawn their support to the Communist Party of the Philippines – New People’s Army. In a statement, the 62IB said


Loving without measure

That’s how love should be if it is true. That is to say, if it is the love that flows from the same love which is the very essence of God and that is also meant for us, since we


Collaborating for the future

Efforts to decarbonize polluting sectors has been undermined by a lack of international collaboration and could result in decades of delay on the road to net zero emissions, the International Energy Agency recently said  Against the backdrop of surging energy


Generative AI art exhibit at mall

The Bacolod AI Artists Association (BAAA), in partnership with the Christian Artists National Various Arts Society (CANVAS), opened a Generative AI art exhibit Saturday at the 3rd floor of Ayala Malls Capitol Central in Bacolod City. Titled “Forward Movement”, the


EB Magalona officials join MassKara fun ride

E. B. Magalona Mayor Marvin Malacon, other town officials and bike enthusiasts from the municipality joined the MassKara Fun Ride in Bacolod City Saturday, one of the activities of the ongoing MassKara Festival that opened on October 1, a press


MassKara football tourney winners named

The 1st Mayor Albee Benitez MassKara Football Tournament opened with a bang on Oct. 1 with no less than former Azkals player, Ian Araneta in attendance to lend support to the aspiring football players, as young as 5-years old. Victorias

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Like superheroes with great feats

Persons with disabilities are seldom covered by the media and when they are featured, they are often negatively stereotyped. That is why the United Nations continues to emphasize how stories that media reports “can deeply influence public opinion and establish

Marañon also for one Siquijor, Negros Region

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN Be it called Siquijor, Negros Region, or Negros Island Region plus Siquijor, Negros Occidental 2nd District Rep. Alfredo Marañon III is bent on pursuing the one island region, rather than creating two sub-regions for Negros. “We

P1.3M in shabu, guns seized in police ops

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN Policemen confiscated P1.3 million worth of suspected shabu and an unlicensed gun with ammunition in Negros Occidental, including highly urbanized Bacolod City, resulting in the arrest of a 53-year-old and her twins, as well as four

Fibr black box for BCGC requested

BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO The Bacolod Sangguniang Panlungsod is urging the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) to install a network access point or Fibr Black Box in the premises of the Bacolod City Government Center to ensure the reliability

Dumaguete City, STI-WNU lead Gov. Cup hoops elims

Even though there were last-minute changes in the venue, the Governor’s Cup 5X5 Basketball Tournament (A Tribute to Dodong Bascon’s Contributions to Negros Basketball)continued the elimination round at the STI-West Negros University (STI-WNU) Gymnasium on November 19-20. The top teams were

DENR-CENRO apprehends forest products in Cadiz

DENR and partner law enforcement agencies recently apprehended forest products at Sitio Dinaldangan, Barangay Celestino Villacin, Cadiz City, Negros Occidental. The joint follow-up operation, demolition and hauling activity were in line with the recently conducted investigation and initial hauling activity