Silay, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Pacete: Peque Gallaga's - Tabang'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    THAT Monday afternoon, I met my acting mentor... Director Peque Gallaga. I was once under his class, "Teaching Acting" .

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  2. Negros Occidental officials upbeat on Duterte commitments in first SonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Sun-Star

    ELECTED officials in Negros Occidental, including Bacolod City, are upbeat on the statements of President Rodrigo Duterte in his first State of the Nation Address Monday, describing it as sincere and inspiring. Governor Alfredo Maranon Jr. in a statement commended Duterte for his "candor" when he outlined the roadmap of his administration.

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  3. Silay City drug protector knownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Sun-Star

    MAYOR Mark Andrew Golez said they have known the identity of the alleged illegal drug protector in Silay City through the drug personalities who surrendered. "I am happy that the number one and number three drug personalities in Silay have surrendered, but I am sad that after forensic examination based on the information given by the surrenderees, the protector is a person that we know," Golez said.

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  4. Real power with real foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Sun-Star

    I WALKED softly and I carried a long stick. If I had not treaded carefully, I could have slipped down the rocky, flooded, and narrow road to Sitio Baliguan at Patag in Silay City.

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  5. 30,000 surrender in anti-drug drive in West VisayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Manila Bulletin

    Iloilo City- A total of 29,559 persons involved in drugs in the regions of Western Visayas and Negros have surrendered to the police. Chief Superintendent Conrado Capa, director of Police Regional Office , said 17,027 persons surrendered in Negros Occidental and Negros Oriental provinces.

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  6. LOOK: The elegant heritage houses of Silay CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Sun-Star

    "The need to preserve these heritage homes...now becomes a necessity, so that future generations will know the events and lessons of the past." TWO years ago, while I was still based in the NCR , I would spend some of my weekends visiting old structures around the metro, taking photos of them,and documenting them.

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  7. Power shortage drives up July ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Sun-Star

    ALL three electric cooperatives in Negros Occidental increased their residential rates for July billing mainly due to low power supply. The Central Negros Electric Cooperative , which caters to consumers in the cities of Bacolod, Bago, Talisay and Silay, and municipalities of Murcia and Salvador Benedicto, on Wednesday announced an increase of about P0.86 per kilowatt hour .

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  8. Live-work-play-learn' township lifestyle arrives in BacolodRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Manila Bulletin

    In a city known for its culture and taste, a new community has opened to redefine the classic home lifestyle elegance in Bacolod City. Real estate developer Megaworld has launched a gated community development called Forbes Hill, an exclusive village located in the Bacolod side of the 53-hectare Northill Gateway township along the new Bacolod Airport Access Road.

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  9. Drug surrenderees in Negros increase to 16,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Alleged top drug personality Edgar "Tolikoy" Mellama is profiled after he showed up before Chief Supt.

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  10. Sanchez: Have a cake and eat itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Sun-Star

    WHAT'S that line in a Bee Gees song? "I started a joke, which started the whole world crying. But I didn't see that the joke was on me, oh no."

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  11. NFUCIP expansion targets irrigators' associationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Sun-Star

    THE Provincial Government of Negros Occidental through the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist targets to expand the coverage of the Negros First Universal Crop Insurance Program especially among those non-enrolled members of irrigators' associations in the province. NFUCIP, implemented in partnership with the Philippine Crop Insurance Corp. , aims to provide local farmers the opportunity to insure their crops and livestock.

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  12. 1st Javi Benitez Run setRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Sun-Star

    Mary Ann Dino, executive director of BBB Foundation, said the project is spearheaded by Javi Benitez, son of Third District Representative Alfredo Benitez. There will be three categories: 21K that will start in Victorias City going to E.B. Magalona and back as well as 10K and 3K.

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  13. Key drug leaders surrender in Panay, NegrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Manila Bulletin

    The past week saw the surrender of key drug leaders and even officials to the Philippine National Police in Panay and Negros Islands. One of them, Melvin "Boyet" Odicta Sr., identified by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency as a top drug leader in Panay Island, went to the Iloilo City Police Office last July 15 and signed an affidavit of undertaking.

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  14. P5M proposed for rehab of Negrense drug dependentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Sun-Star

    NEGROS Occidental Governor Alfredo Jr. said Friday the Duterte administration's anti-drug program as "very successful" and has exceeded beyond expectation, adding that "we can now see the light at the end of the tunnel." "It is gaining ground and is gaining momentum.

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  15. DFL 2nd Conference unfurls todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Sun-Star

    HUNDREDS of football players across the province will crowd the Sta. Maria fields in Talisay City today when the 2nd Conference of Dynamic Football League 2016 kicks off at 7 a.m. Now on its fourth year, the Negros Occidental Football Association -sanctioned DFL has served as venue for young footballers to develop their skills and play in a high-level of competition and gain more friends.

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  16. Smart ramps up nationwide Smart Wifi rolloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Sun-Star

    PLDT subsidiary and wireless leader Smart Communications is rapidly widening the footprint of its Smart Wifi service in key transport hubs, government offices, and business establishments across the country. Smart has earmarked close to P1 billion for the rollout, which forms part of PLDT's P43-billion capital expenditure program for this year alone.

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  17. P1-B nationwide Wifi rolloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Sun-Star

    PLDT subsidiary and wireless leader Smart Communications is rapidly widening the footprint of its Smart Wifi service in key transport hubs, government offices, and business establishments across the country. Smart has earmarked close to P1 billion for the rollout, which forms part of PLDT's P43 billion capital expenditure program for this year alone.

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  18. Capital outlay pegged at nearly P1B -- Smart ramps up nationwide Smart Wifi rolloutRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | PressReleasePoint

    PLDT subsidiary and wireless leader Smart Communications is rapidly widening the footprint of its Smart Wifi service in key transport hubs, government offices, and business establishments across the country. Smart has earmarked close to P1 billion for the rollout, which forms part of PLDT's P43-billion capital expenditure program for this year alone.

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  19. Negros Occidental mayors support plan for drug rehab centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Sun-Star

    SOME mayors in Negros Occidental are supporting the plan of putting up drug rehabilitation centers in all six districts of the province. Mayors Isidro Zayco of Kabankalan City, Oscar Montilla of Sipalay City, Patrick Escalante of Cadiz City, and Neil Lizares of Talisay City have signified interest in allocating funds to implement the program.

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  20. Honeyman: Bacolod's airportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Sun-Star

    SENATOR Franklin Drilon, in his welcome visit to Bacolod City last Wednesday, resurrected the issue of developing Bacolod's old airport. For many years I have written on this issue in my articles for Sun.Star Bacolod.

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