Cops beef up mall security in wake of QC...
PERSONNEL of the Bacolod City Police Office will be assigned to secure shopping malls in the city as part of the measures to deter criminal activities in the wake of the heist inside a mall in Quezon City Sunday.
CEB official partner of Big Davao Fun Sale
CEBU Pacific Air has partnered with tourism and retail stakeholders in Davao as the official airline partner of the Big Davao Fun Sale, a Davao city-wide shopping sale to be held from March 14 to April 16, 2014.
Police alert up for dawn masses
THE Bacolod City Police Office goes on full alert this Christmas season, especially during the celebration of dawn masses or the nine-day "Simbang Gabi" in Catholic churches starting today until December 24. Senior Superintendent Edgardo Ordaniel, city police director, said both uniformed and plain clothes personnel are deployed in different ... (more)
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Bacolod City police backs new regional chief
THE Bacolod City Police Office has expressed support to the new director of Western Visayas Police Regional Office, Chief Supt.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Christmas at the Dizon-Ramos Museum
IF there's one thing brownouts can make you do, it's terminating what you're doing with electrical aid and divert to something else.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
IN THE first place, the closest to a white Christmas in tropical Philippines are the ersatz snow we see in the malls or of the corpulent image of Santa Claus and his reindeers in the North Pole.
GMA Bacolod Trade: A Celebration of Life and Hope
More than just a thanksgiving fete for its valued local clients and advertisers, the recently held GMA TV Bacolod Local Sales Partner's Night was a celebration of life and hope as the event recognized the resilience of every Filipino despite the heartbreaking aftermath of typhoon Yolanda in the Visayas region.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Bacolodnons urged: Observe environment-...
THE Bacolod City Council on Wednesday approved a resolution authored by Councilor Em Ang, urging Bacolodnons to observe an environment-friendly Christmas season.
Seoul-based Pinays to provide boats for Yolanda-hit fishermen
Like many Filipinos living overseas, a small group of Filipino women based in Seoul, South Korea wanted to help Filipinos who lost their families, homes and livelihood due to super typhoon "Yolanda".
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Miss Earth 2013 candidates visit Bacolod
FIFTEEN candidates of the Miss Earth 2013 pageant visited Sunday the Campuestohan Highland Resort in Talisay City, Bacolod where they held a photo shoot and a tree planting activity.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
SSS gives payment relief to Yolanda victims
MANILA, Philippines - The Social Security System is implementing a moratorium on housing and member loan payments for borrowers in areas affected by super typhoon "Yolanda."
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Joining friends in various occasions
ILONGGOS and Negrenses were altogether when construction brain Alfonso Tan of Iloilo City inaugurated his GT Hotel in Bacolod City recently.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Filipina caregiver speaks out vs human trafficking in US
Angela Guanzon thought her American dream was within reach. With a visa in one hand and a plane ticket in the other, Guanzon, originally from Bacolod City, Philippines, traveled to the United States in 2005.
15 Miss Earth 2013 bets to visit Bacolod Nov. 30
FIFTEEN candidates of Miss Earth 2013 will arrive in Bacolod City on November 30 to promote the beauty pageant's advocacy for "the preservation and protection of the environment."
3 die as bus collides with car in Bacolod
Three people died and three others were injured when a Nissan Sentra collided with a mini bus in Bacolod City early morning Monday.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Eat. Share. Love.
WHEN Tapulanga Foundation was established in 2001, its main project was to provide educational scholarships to the students of St. Francis of Assisi School in Barangay Tinihaban in Silay City.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
SBC opens, waives ATM fees in Tacloban, Ormoc
The bank has also announced that it will temporarily waive ATM fees on all its clients' ATM transactions in both Tacloban and Ormoc, including those who have been displaced and will be using other bank ATMs.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Groups remember Ampatuan Massacre's 4th year
SEVERAL cause-oriented groups including campus journalists, human rights group, professors, lawyers, media practitioners and student leaders set a four-day series of activities which began on November 19 and was set to end on November 23 as a vivid reminder of the 58 slain individuals in Maguindanao in 2009.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Pacete: Symbol of cooperation and friendship
Cooperation is also give and take. It could also mean to give way for the welfare of the majority.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Missionary who lost parents, siblings in typhoon benefits from Utah fundraiser
Nine of Bendoy's immediate family members were killed by the storm. She is temporarily living in Manilla with her two surviving siblings after returning home a month early from her mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.