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2 carnap group members fall
TWO suspected carnap group members were arrested in separate operations conducted by operatives of Police Station 4 in Bacolod City on Wednesday afternoon.
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A legacy for younger dancers
ACCOMPLISHED Negrense dancer and choreographer Dwight Rodrigazo says, "It's time to pass the torch to the younger generation of dance enthusiasts."
BCPO told to improve work vs drugs, wanted persons
BACOLOD City Police Office needs to double their efforts to improve their performance on their campaign against illegal drug and wanted persons, said Police Regional Office-Western Visayas Director Josephus Angan.
Jimenez: Clean toilets create good impression
THERE are many who say that they could not pee or drop it off when they are not in their own personal toilet.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Organics meets NTFPs
THE United Nations is poised to shift from the Millennium Development Goals of reducing extreme poverty to that of achieving Sustainable Development Goals .
Tigerair promo offers passengers low fares for early morning flights
TIGERAIR Philippines has announced the launching of its Early Morning promos that offer low fares to those taking early flights for the whole month of March.
DENR eyeing Patag illegal occupants next
THE Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office in Negros Occidental will investigate next Barangay Patag in Silay City for possible encroachment by some private property owners in the protected area of the North Negros Natural Park .
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Police on heightened alert as armed group...
THE Bacolod City Police Office is on heightened alert after detecting the presence of a suspected armed group in the city on Sunday.
Which is the Philippines' best-planned city?
MANILA In an effort to encourage sustainable and equitable city planning in the Philippines, the United States Agency for International Development will sponsor building the best-planned city in the country.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Marina suspends vessel hit by fire
THE Maritime Industry Authority has ordered the suspension of motor vessel SF Adventure after it caught fire following an explosion that injured six of its crew members while docked at the Bredco port in Bacolod City last Friday.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
S nchez: Whither Carper?
OF BACOLOD'S local dailies, it was only Sun.Star Bacolod that featured the "news" on Dr. Raul Fabella's "Carp: Time to Let Go," a critique on Carp Extension with Reforms .
When in Bacolod
THE City of Smiles is now within easy reach of the Dabawenyos anytime of the year, with the launching of Cebu Pacific's Davao-Bacolod route in January, this year.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
An enchanting night with the Swan Princess
AN EVIL enchanter who casts a transformational spell on the princess he kidnapped and turns her into a swan during the day and a human again during the night.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
S nchez: Negros for the Negrenses
NEGROS for the Negrenses. And Cebuano Senator Serge Osmena agrees. Mr. Osmena says that he will author a counterpart bill in the Senate seeking the creation of a one-island region for Negros.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Palmes-Dennis: Rosalie loves to dance
WHILE attending a Zumbathon fundraiser in Charlotte, North Carolina for "Haiyan" supertyphoon victims in the Philippines, I came across a woman clad in light brown cargo pants and yellow shirt who moved to the upbeat music with such grace.
S nchez: By another name
"WHAT'S in a name? That which we call a rose. By any other name would smell as sweet," cried Juliet to her Romeo in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Philippines capacity up 5.4% in 2013; Cebu Pacific Air commands half of domestic market
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Pacete: Do we celebrate Arts Month in Negros?
TO SOME Negrosanons, the answer is "Yes!" Bago is trying to revive the "babaylan" artists through their rituals.
DOT launches tourism campaign
THE Department of Tourism in Western Visayas region will launch a grand home-grown tourism attraction campaign in Iloilo City on Sunday, March 2, 2014 as it unfolds the "Experience Western Visayas First" tourism drive for local and national tourists especially the Ilonggos.