‘Do early Christmas shopping’

            The Department of Trade and Industry is reminding consumers to do their Christmas shopping early to avoid crowding in shopping malls and grocery stores.             Glen Fernando, DTI Antique provincial office trade and industry specialist, said that since most


Utah Jazz signs Fil-Am Clarkson

            ANKARA – Utah Jazz officially signed Filipino-American Jordan Clarkson.             “The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed guard Jordan Clarkson. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released,” the Jazz said in a statement.


PH ready as backup SEAG host

            Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Bambol Tolentino said Tuesday that the Philippines is ready to be a standby host for the Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) in the future.             Tolentino said during the online Philippine Sportswriters Association Forum that


Mayor lifts lockdowns in 3 markets

Bacolod Mayor Evelio Leonardia issued Executive Order No. 68 lifting the Sunday lockdown of the three major markets in Bacolod City – Central Market, Burgos Market and Libertad Market.


Testing, testing …

What steps has our government taken against that entity who reportedly referred to our country as “the Philippines, Province of China”? Susmariosep! Was it a foreign entity, or someone from China itself? Wasn’t that a diplomatic faux pas that should be responded to with the proper legal steps? It might have been an honest mistake, but, considering present world conditions, a correction or apology should be demanded from whoever used that term. I hope it was only some ignoramus who did that, and other Chinese people do not adopt it, too.

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Let’s go viral and trending

Like Christ, we should try to attract as many people as possible in order to lead them to Christ. In a sense, we should be like today’s influencers in the media and the cyberworld who with their gimmicks manage to

College classmates hold group exhibit

Four college classmates have reunited for a group art exhibit titled “Affirmations” at the AAB-N Gallery+Cafe that will run from January 14 to February 4. The exhibit showcases the works of Gene Belza, Natalio Alob, Jr., Michael Martinez, and Dennis

PrimeWater VAT imposition opposed

BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO A resolution reiterating the strong opposition on the imposition of the 12 percent Value Added Tax to water consumers of Bacolod City by Primewater Infrastructure Incorporated was unanimously approved by the Bacolod Sangguniang Panlungsod The resolution

Photo of the Day

FISHING. A fisherman tries his luck, hoping for tanguigue, at BREDCO port.* NicLedesma/CCN photo

Firefighters return recovered cash

BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO Personnel of the Bureau of Fire Protection in Bacolod City recently turned over P10,000 in cash to a fire victim which they have recovered during the January 16 fire incident in Barangay Alijis, Bacolod. Grace Jenny