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  1. BACOLOD. Santa Klaws, the living Santa Claus of the Philippines,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Santa Klaws, the living Santa Claus of the Philippines, brings a very early Christmas cheer to a girl during his arrival at Bacolod-Silay Airport on Wednesday, February 3, for charity work in Negros Occidental.

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  2. Pacete: The big tourism visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Sun-Star

    DIRECTOR Helen Catalbas of the Department of Tourism in western Visayas is coming to inspect tourism projects in the Bacolod-Talisay-Silay Tourism Circuit and other project areas. She is bringing the big wigs from the national offices of Department of Tourism , Department of Public Works and Highways and United States Agency for International Development .

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  3. Pacete: Hacienda: Home and workplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Sun-Star

    THE frontline tourism package of Bacolod-Talisay-Silay Tourism Circuit is "The Negros Sugar Story." The itinerary revolves around the ups and down of sugar industry involving the key playersa workers, plantation owners, millers, and the consumers.

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  4. Tay Tung downs DMLMHS in NBTC Negros eliminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD Tay Tung High School came from behind, 84-72 to win the National Basketball Training Center Negros elimination over Dona Montseratt Lopez Memorial High School at Silay City gymnasium on Sunday. The Thunderbolts trailed 21-15 in the opening quarter but managed to grab the halftime lead at 38-32.

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  5. Laborers shot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    PHILIP Magbanua, 36, of Hacienda Dolores, was shot to death by unidentified men at Purok Malacanang, Barangay Guimbalaon, Silay City, on Sunday, January 24. Magbanua, a local laborer, was rushed to Teresita L. Jalandoni Provincial Hospital after the shooting, but he succumbed to wounds inflicted by an unknown firearm. Police identified the victim as Patricio Amorante, 45, who was on his way home to Hacienda Porter when the two men waylaid him.

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  6. Grandma's in Eque's 4th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Sun-Star

    UNLESS invited, as a rule, I seldom attend my apo's children's parties. However, for Eque's 4th birthday, this is my second year in succession because Lola Liza insists.

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  7. MCIA's public-private deal laudedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Sun-Star

    Concrete Deal. Present during the concrete pouring ceremony of the MCIA Terminal 2 project are Sec. Joseph Emilio Abaya, GMCAC Chief Executive Adviser Andrew Harrison, MCIAA General Manager Nigel Paul Villarete, GMCAC President Louie Ferrer, Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza and MCIAA Board Member Melanie Ng.

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  8. 2 - most wanted' suspects nabbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Sun-Star

    THE two most wanted personalities of different cities of Negros Occidental were arrested in separate operations on Wednesday, January 20. Abel Alfar, 29, of Barangay Dian-ay, Sagay City, who has a pending arrest warrant for murder, has been taken into police custody, a report from the Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office showed. In Silay City, Jojie Sianosa, 34, of Hacienda Mansiguinon, Barangay Guimbalaon, was arrested for attempted homicide.

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  9. Which regions, provinces, cities are Philippines' richest?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Regions, provinces and cities in Luzon are the richest while the poorest local government units are from Mindanao, according to the latest 2014 Annual Financial Report of the Commission on Audit . The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao remains at the bottom of the country's wealth ladder, while the National Capital Region tops the list, followed by Region 7 with Cebu as the province with the highest in assets and total equity.

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  10. Flights at Silay airport back to normal as haze subsidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Sun-Star

    FLIGHTS at Bacolod-Silay Airport are back to normal after it was confirmed that there is no more smaze, or a mixture of smoke and haze, in Negros Occidental. Engineer Himelie Fernandez, facility-in-charge of the Control Tower of Bacolod-Silay Airport, said Tuesday that only light haze is observed at the airport.

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  11. Megaworld's Forbes Hill in Bacolod has many - firsts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Sun-Star

    REAL estate developer Megaworld Corp. is bringing in many "firsts" for its Forbes Hill that will be developed in its 53-hectare Northill Gateway township. The Northill Gateway will rise along the Bacolod-Silay Airport Access Road , which is envisioned to be the next booming side of Bacolod.

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  12. Unigames athletics start at Panaad todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | Sun-Star

    TRACK and field enthusiasts will have a chance to see the University Games' best runners and throwers as the athletics competition starts today, and will run until Wednesday at the Panaad Sports and Recreational Park in Bacolod City. Badminton fans have today up to Wednesday at Po Hang gym while chess, which like badminton started yesterday, is at 888 China Town Square.

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  13. DAR releases P16-M credit assistance, distributes Cloa to ARB orgsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Agrarian Reform Negros Occidental-North turned over P16 million worth of credit assistance through its Agrarian Production Credit Program to 547 farmer-beneficiaries from seven agrarian reform beneficiary organizations in the province covering 469.8 hectares. The turn-over ceremony was held during the forum on Accelerated and Sustainable Anti-Poverty Program held at the Pavilion Hotel in Bacolod City yesterday.

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  14. No actual construction yet for school buildings in WVRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Sun-Star

    DEPARTMENT of Public Works and Highways Western Visyas has not yet started the construction of 11 school buildings under the first batch and intended for the 105,314 incoming senior high school students in the region. Western Visayas needs 8,502 additional classrooms and 5,668 new teachers for the senior high and the school building projects are still under pre-construction stage with construction expected to beat the election banning period by early next year.

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  15. 3 electric coops reduce rates in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Sun-Star

    THE Central Negros Electric Cooperative has reduced by P0.4168 per kilowatt hour its residential rate for October 2015 billing period. The power rate reduction is attributed to the 5.52 percent decrease in the generation charge due to normal market condition and stable power supply, Ceneco said in a press statement yesterday.

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  16. Farmer-beneficiaries of P67M in CSFs from DAR told to be more productiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Agrarian Reform is urging agrarian reform beneficiary organizations in Negros Occidental to effectively and efficiently manage and maintain the common service facilities given to them so that they can be more productive. Through the Agrarian Reform Community Connectivity Economic Support Services program of DAR, 26 Arbos in Negros Occidental yesterday received farm facilities and equipment amounting to P67 million.

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  17. Jaro KOs Kamaguchi again in 7th in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Sun-Star

    FORMER World Boxing Council flyweight champion Sonny Boy Jaro got his eighth win on a weekend duplicating his dominance over Japanese Shota Kamaguchi via a seventh round TKO at the Sangyo Shinko Center in Sakai, Osaka, Japan. Jaro, born in Silay City, Negros Occidental, and holding a record of 43-13-5 win-loss-draw, repeated over Kamaguchi following a majority decision last April.

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  18. Pacete: Silay: In Tourism Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Sun-Star

    SILAY City is grand winner for three consecutive years in the Association of Tourism Officers of the Philippines-Department of Tourism Pearl Award as Best Tourism-Oriented LGU of the Philippinesa 2012 in Dakak, 2013 in Legazpi City, and 2014 in Bacolod City. During the 16th National Convention in SMX Davao City on October 3, 2015, Silay received the Hall of Fame trophy.

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  19. Benitez files COC without political partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Sun-Star

    Negros Occidental Third District Representative Alfredo Benitez filed yesterday his certificate of candidacy for his third and final term, without a political party. Benitez was accompanied by his wife Nikki and his close political allies, including Abang Lingkod party-list Rep. Stephen Paduano, Victorias City Mayor Francis Frederick Palanca, Murcia Mayor Andrew Montelibano, Board Member Patrick Lacson, Talisay City Vice Mayor Neil Lizares, Silay City Vice Mayor Mark Andrew Golez, Bacolod City Vice Mayor Greg Gasataya, former Councilor Al Victor Espino as well as barangay captains from the Third District and other local officials who are members of Love Negros.

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  20. Lizares: The life and times of Senator Jose LocsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Sun-Star

    AN INVITATION to welcome the Board of Trustees of the Philippine Heritage Conservation Society and their special guests hosted by the City of Silay in the home of Senator Jose Corteza Locsin enriched my knowledge of local history and the senator into whose home the dinner was hosted. Jose Locsin's parents were originally from Molo, Iloilo.

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