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Inquirier.net
3 Visayas local execs favor federalismpointed out that he didn’t support the 1986 Constitution because he was for the
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
pointed out that he didn’t support the 1986 Constitution because he was for the federal form of government. Bacolod City Mayor Evelio Leonardia, for his part, said that he too favored Charter change to shift into federalism. “It’s... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Press freedom wears black in media ralliesjournalists to keep “reporting the truth.” He added: “Stay beside the truth, it
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
journalists to keep “reporting the truth.” He added: “Stay beside the truth, it’s difficult but is also liberating.” In Bacolod City, at least 50 journalists, students, priests and members of the academe gathered in front of the Fountain of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘We will not be intimidated. We will not be silenced’BACOLOD CITY—Clad in black, members of the media gathered in front of the Fount
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
BACOLOD CITY—Clad in black, members of the media gathered in front of the Fountain of Justice at Araneta Street in Bacolod City at 6 p.m. on Friday to stand up for press freedom and to oppose what appears to be the administration’s crackdown on the... Read more
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Sun Star
3 Cebuanas in Bb. Pilipinas rosterInternational Eva Psychee Patalinjug (also Miss Cebu 2014 first runner-up) and
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
International Eva Psychee Patalinjug (also Miss Cebu 2014 first runner-up) and Miss Philippines 2011 Water Muriel Orais. Bacolod City native Ena Louis Velasco, who won the Miss Mandaue 2015 title, is also among the 40 women who are beauty pageant... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Councilor’s son dies, wife injured in falling tree incident in BacolodBacolod City (Image from Google Maps) BACOLOD CITY – What was supposed to be a
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Bacolod City (Image from Google Maps) BACOLOD CITY – What was supposed to be a fun outing for the family of a councilor from Pototan town, in a resort in Negros Occidental ended up in a tragedy on Saturday. A seven-year-old boy was killed and his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Floods hit 3 cities, 1 town in Negros Occidentalin Barangay 19-A in Victorias City, Negros Occidental is among the areas hit by
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
in Barangay 19-A in Victorias City, Negros Occidental is among the areas hit by floods on Friday. – CONTRIBUTED PHOTO BACOLOD CITY – Floods triggered by heavy rains hit three cities and one town in the 3rd district of Negros Occidental on... Read more
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Philboxing
CHAMPION V CHAMPION � MOLONEY V DACQUELInternational Super Flyweight Title in South Africa. The Commander has been on
Philboxing / Posted 9 days ago
International Super Flyweight Title in South Africa. The Commander has been on as a roll after winning the OPBF Title in Bacolod City, Philippines in 2016 has defended the coveted title 3 times all in Japan earning his universal World... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ceres sharpens teeth with new signingsBACOLOD CITY—Ceres-Negros unveiled five new players on Thursday as the reigning
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
BACOLOD CITY—Ceres-Negros unveiled five new players on Thursday as the reigning Philippines Football League champion braces for its maiden appearance in the AFC Champions League qualifying round. National team players Amani Aguinaldo, Mike Ott and... Read more
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Philboxing
ANCAJAS GEARS UP FOR U.S. DEBUTand Colombian Mauricio Fuentes. Hirales lost his WBO light flyweight title to
Philboxing / Posted 10 days ago
and Colombian Mauricio Fuentes. Hirales lost his WBO light flyweight title to Donnie Nietes by unanimous decision in Bacolod City in 2011. In 2014, Fuentes was knocked out by Johnriel Casimero in one round in Cebu City. This was the fight... Read more
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The Manila Times
Beleaguered Bacolod school to bring ‘fight’ to VaticanBACOLOD CITY: Officials of beleaguered St. John’s Institute popularly known her
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
BACOLOD CITY: Officials of beleaguered St. John’s Institute popularly known here as Hua Ming saw a ray of hope in their cause after the president of the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines (CEAP) wrote Bacolod Bishop Patricio Buzon a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Negros to train inmates on organic farmingBACOLOD CITY: The newly-opened Negros First Organic Technology Center (NFOTEC)
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
BACOLOD CITY: The newly-opened Negros First Organic Technology Center (NFOTEC) will train inmates of the Negros Occidental District Jail (NODJ) on organic agriculture starting this month. Japhet Masculino, head of the Office of the Provincial... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ombudsman indicts ex-mayor for failing to put businesses in SALNBACOLOD CITY-The Office of the Ombudsman has indicted a former municipal mayor
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
BACOLOD CITY-The Office of the Ombudsman has indicted a former municipal mayor for failing to disclose his two business interests in his Statements of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALNs) from 2007 to 2010. But former mayor Francisco Nazareno... Read more
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The Manila Times
Govt allots P500M for tourism roadsBACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental: The Department of Public Works and Highways (D
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental: The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and the Department of Tourism (DoT) have set aside P500 million to fund road infrastructure projects leading to tourism sites in Negros Occidental. Christine... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Critically-endangered Spoonbill sandpiper spotted in Negros Occidental(NOCWCA), specifically in Barangay Tibsok, San Enrique town, Negros Occidental
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
(NOCWCA), specifically in Barangay Tibsok, San Enrique town, Negros Occidental on January 6, 2017. (CONTRIBUTED PHOTO) BACOLOD CITY – One of the world’s critically endangered shorebirds was recently spotted for the first time in Negros... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘BUDOL BUDOL GANG’ VICTIMIZES GAS STATIONSBACOLOD CITY: Negros Occidental Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr., warned the public aga
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
BACOLOD CITY: Negros Occidental Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr., warned the public against a “budol budol” gang using his name to solicit money by sending text messages in Tagalog asking owners of gas stations for donations to his anti-illegal drugs... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
MUAY THAI PITBULL … BRYmga torneo ya participa yo y el resulta amo este: Batang Pinoy Mindanao leg Go
Zamboanga Today / Posted 16 days ago
mga torneo ya participa yo y el resulta amo este: Batang Pinoy Mindanao leg Gold Medal (2014) Batang Pinoy National Bacolod City Gold Medal (2014) Subic Extreme Combat Gold Medal (2015) Muaythai National open Baguio City Gold Medal... Read more
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Sun Star
Sabillo challenges Heno in Bacolodtitleholder Merlito Sabillo will challenge Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federati
Sun Star / Posted 18 days ago
titleholder Merlito Sabillo will challenge Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) champ Edward Heno on Feb. 2 in Bacolod City. Sabillo hopes to open up another opportunity for a run at a world title with a win over Heno, rated in three... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DOH: 362 firecracker injuries since December 21Luzon regional police director, said. Firecracker-related incidents in Negros
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
Luzon regional police director, said. Firecracker-related incidents in Negros Occidental dropped from last year’s 39 to 17, while in Bacolod City these fell from 15 to 4. – Ramon Efren Lazaro, Eva Visperas, Ed Amoroso, Gilbert Bayoran, R... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOH-Visayas records 69 firecracker-related injuries14 in Negros Occidental, 6 in Iloilo, 3 in Aklan, 2 each in Capiz and Guimaras.
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
14 in Negros Occidental, 6 in Iloilo, 3 in Aklan, 2 each in Capiz and Guimaras. Ten firecrackers blast victims from Bacolod City and other parts of Negros Occidental were taken to the Corazon Locsin Montelibano Regional Hospital in Bacolod... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bago City PNP probes killing of doctor found dead inside carBago City, Negros Occidental (Google maps) BACOLOD CITY–The police were lookin
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
Bago City, Negros Occidental (Google maps) BACOLOD CITY–The police were looking into the killing of an 82-year-old physician who was found dead inside his car in Bago City, Negros Occidental with at least 13 stab wounds in the chest. Investigators... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesProduction atthe Bacolod City Slaughterhouse in Brgy.Handumanan, Bacolod City,b
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
Production atthe Bacolod City Slaughterhouse in Brgy.Handumanan, Bacolod City,being operated by AVM Bernardo Engineering, increased by about 20 percent this December compared to the same period last year. Plant manager GlorydeeCometaattributed the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardiaseeing some openings and groundbreakings that augur well for the commercial lif
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
seeing some openings and groundbreakings that augur well for the commercial life of our city and province. Another gift Bacolod City residents are getting is the restoration of their favorite hang-out and strolling area, the Bacolod Capitol... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Sportsits grassroots development program, Partylist Rep. Mark Aeron Sambar of Pwersan
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
its grassroots development program, Partylist Rep. Mark Aeron Sambar of PwersangBayaningAtleta said. Sambar, who was in Bacolod City recently, said that as vice chairperson of the House Committee on Appropriations, he is privy with the PSC... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessThe Land Tax Division, under the Bacolod City Treasurer's Office,will be open t
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
The Land Tax Division, under the Bacolod City Treasurer's Office,will be open today toaccept payments for real property taxes for next yearwhich will be based on the new rates, City Assessor Maphilindo Polvora said yesterday. Polvora had earlier... Read more
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The Manila Times
LTO doctor found with 13 stab woundsBACOLOD CITY: A doctor of the Land Transportation Office (LTO) branch was found
The Manila Times / Posted 22 days ago
BACOLOD CITY: A doctor of the Land Transportation Office (LTO) branch was found dead with 13 stab wounds on Thursday morning along the national highway in Bago City, Negros Occidental. Police identified the victim as medical doctor Felix Valenzuela,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Journalist Rolando ‘Rolly’ Espina, 84Rolando “Rolly” Espina passed away peacefully on Thursday, surrounded by his ch
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
Rolando “Rolly” Espina passed away peacefully on Thursday, surrounded by his children and grandchildren in his home in Bacolod City. He was 84. Rolly was born on August 23, 1933 in Escalante, Negros Occidental, the eldest of six children of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Journalist Rolando Espina, 84“Rolly” Espina passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 28, 2017surrounded
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
“Rolly” Espina passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 28, 2017surrounded by children and grandchildren in his home in Bacolod City. ADVERTISEMENT Rolly was born on August 23, 1933 in Escalante, Negros Occidental, the eldest of six children... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Woman loses 5 teeth to stray bulletindiscriminate firing of their service firearms. A 75-year-old civilian was al
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
indiscriminate firing of their service firearms. A 75-year-old civilian was also arrested for indiscriminate firing in Bacolod City, Negros Occidental. A group of men playing basketball in Barangay Taculing complained that Dalmacio Sua-an... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Sportsas PC Warriors and ASSFBI Ladies bagged the title in category B and women's dep
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 24 days ago
as PC Warriors and ASSFBI Ladies bagged the title in category B and women's department of the 14 th Bowlers Club of Bacolod City Yearend Open Trio Duckpin Bowling Championship 2017 at the Negros Super Lanes in Bacolod City. The... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesThe Bacolod City Task Force Anti-Illegal Dumping and Anti-Littering apprehended
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 24 days ago
The Bacolod City Task Force Anti-Illegal Dumping and Anti-Littering apprehended a resident of Barangay 29 for illegal dumping of garbage near the Divisoria at Luzuriaga Street. The dumping of garbage in areas not designated by the city is punishable... Read more
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The Manila Times
Crimes in Western Visayas down on Christmas – PNPBACOLOD CITY: Crime incidents in Western Visayas “significantly dropped” betwee
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
BACOLOD CITY: Crime incidents in Western Visayas “significantly dropped” between Christmas Eve and Christmas morning this year, compared to the same period in 2016, according to the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Region 6. Comparative... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Sportsand coaching staff have put in. To this, I am appreciative.� He also thanked N
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 29 days ago
and coaching staff have put in. To this, I am appreciative.� He also thanked Negros Occidental Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr., Bacolod City Mayor Bing Leonardia, and NOFA President, his brother Ricardo Yanson Jr. for supporting the club. As the club... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesa better and, eventually, the best place to live in because of people like you
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 29 days ago
a better and, eventually, the best place to live in because of people like you who fill it with happiness and sweet smiles. To my beloved people of Bacolod, wishing you a Merry Christmas and a prosperous 2018!* Mayor EvelioLeonardia Bacolo... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessScout Jamboree at Fr. Gratian Murry School while coin exchange lecture was done
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 29 days ago
Scout Jamboree at Fr. Gratian Murry School while coin exchange lecture was done in barangays Handumanan and Villamonte in Bacolod City, the government press release said. Meanwhile, the BSP is reminding the public that the exchange of old design... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesVehicle fell on its side when it hit the concrete barrier at the foot of the fl
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 29 days ago
Vehicle fell on its side when it hit the concrete barrier at the foot of the flyover at Lacson Street in Barangay Bata, Bacolod City, at about 5 a.m. yesterday. The driver, identified as Jeremiah Lopez, 23, of Silay City in Negros Occidental,... Read more
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The Manila Times
3 dead in jeepney-tricycle collisionBACOLOD CITY: A tricycle driver and his two passengers were killed after a jeep
The Manila Times / Posted 29 days ago
BACOLOD CITY: A tricycle driver and his two passengers were killed after a jeepney bumped their vehicle along the national highway in Barangay 9, Kabankalan City, Negros Occidental, on Wednesday. The fatalities were Edgar Capinig, 56, driver of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Impartial investigation on arrest of vice mayor, husband soughtBACOLOD CITY: Negros Occidental Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. has called for an impa
The Manila Times / Posted 29 days ago
BACOLOD CITY: Negros Occidental Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. has called for an impartial inquiry into the arrest of Vice Mayor Ella Celestina Garcia-Yulo of Moises Padilla town and her husband Felix Mathias. “Investigators must be free of any influence... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesThe Central Negros Electric Cooperative will hold a clarification conference ne
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 30 days ago
The Central Negros Electric Cooperative will hold a clarification conference next month in Bacolod City to explain to the intervenors/oppositors and the publici ts computation of the P414.6 million in over/under recovery that it plans to collect from... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessCenter will also help retail store owners by hastening the issuance of their pe
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 30 days ago
Center will also help retail store owners by hastening the issuance of their permits since they no longer have to go to Bacolod City for their business name registration. Since most of the entrepreneurs in Isabela are engaging in retail, their... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesdeath, God reached down and gave us all a Christmas miracle,� Billie Rosmarino
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 30 days ago
death, God reached down and gave us all a Christmas miracle,� Billie Rosmarino of Calvary Kids Home in Barangay Handumanan, Bacolod City, said yesterday. Pastor Joe Rosmarino and his wife, Billie, both American missionaries, run Calvary Kids Home... Read more
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The Manila Times
Building OF PH longest bridge to start next yearBACOLOD CITY: The proposed Panay–Guimaras–Negros bridge, the longest to be cons
The Manila Times / Posted 30 days ago
BACOLOD CITY: The proposed Panay–Guimaras–Negros bridge, the longest to be constructed in the country, will be realized during the term of President Rodrigo Duterte, Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar has assured. Villar, who was here... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -she added. The event was a follow- up of the signing of agreement done by the
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 30 days ago
she added. The event was a follow- up of the signing of agreement done by the two provinces at the Provincial Capitol in Bacolod City Friday, December 15. The signing of the pact was witnessed by the provincial officials of bo... Read more

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