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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalregular members; two were deputized by the Land Transportation Office and the o
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 23 hours ago
regular members; two were deputized by the Land Transportation Office and the other two by the Traffic Management Office of Dumaguete City. Portento said he intends to communicate with the mayors and sanggunians for possible localization of... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalin Central Visayas will conduct two capability building trainings for the local
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
in Central Visayas will conduct two capability building trainings for the local tourism industry stakeholders tomorrow in Dumaguete City, to boost business and income in , a government press release said. Senior Tourism Operations... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Dumaguete City Agriculture Office is in the process of implementing an urba
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
The Dumaguete City Agriculture Office is in the process of implementing an urban farming project in lieu of the diminishing land area for agriculture in the city. City agriculturist William Ablong said the project has a funding support of P500,000... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalA concerned citizen brought a pig to the Dumaguete City Police Station 4 a.m. y
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
A concerned citizen brought a pig to the Dumaguete City Police Station 4 a.m. yesterday. The animal was seen roaming around the vicinity at the crossing of State University in Bajumpandan, Dumaguete. The police were worried because... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalWith the spate of shooting incidents and robbery hold-up cases in Dumaguete Cit
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
With the spate of shooting incidents and robbery hold-up cases in Dumaguete City, Senior Supt. Edwin Portento, the provincial police director, has directed his police chiefs to fully implement a fresh beat patrol system in their... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalAround 20 department heads from the Dumaguete City government have reported on
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
Around 20 department heads from the Dumaguete City government have reported on their accomplishments, programs, and projects during an interaction at City Hall Monday. The activity, dubbed as �What's Up in City Hall�, was held in celebration of the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientala collision between a car and a motorcycle Sunday, along the north national roa
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
a collision between a car and a motorcycle Sunday, along the north national road fronting Gate 7 of Silliman University in Dumaguete City. The police was not able to identify the victim who died on the spot with multiple fractures and was... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
SportsAntique, while Concon from La Consolacion College-Bacolod, won the gold medal i
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
Antique, while Concon from La Consolacion College-Bacolod, won the gold medal in swimming during the 2017 Regional Meet in Dumaguete City. La Sallian Marcelino, is a member of the 2017 National PRISAA men's volleyball champion squad. Barron, from... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Dumaguete City government is seriously considering the procurement of biolo
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
The Dumaguete City government is seriously considering the procurement of biological enzymes and brown sugar that can be utilized to hasten the decomposition of garbage, and neutralize the stench at the Candau-ay dumpsite in Dumaguete. Mayor Felipe... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalBien, 30, of Advincula Street, also in Pasay City, later died at the intensive
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
Bien, 30, of Advincula Street, also in Pasay City, later died at the intensive care unit of the Holy Child Hospital in Dumaguete City. Dumaguete City police chief, Supt. Jovito Atanacio, said the two had visited and talked with their live-in... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Federation of Muslim Students in Silliman University in Dumaguete City, in
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
The Federation of Muslim Students in Silliman University in Dumaguete City, in partnership with the Silliman Frat-Sor Alliance, is organizing #RunForMarawi, a 5-kilometer run set September 24 at 5 a.m., from the SU Ballfield, its press release... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Kin not losing hope girl slain in drug war will get justicein the back and pierced through his body, hitting Althea. Alrick was killed in
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
in the back and pierced through his body, hitting Althea. Alrick was killed instantly while Althea died in a hospital in Dumaguete City two days later. ADVERTISEMENT The Barbon family contested the police’s story, saying Alrick would not fight... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalfrom the SAAI website http://www.saai.org.ph/saai2. Those interested should sub
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
from the SAAI website http://www.saai.org.ph/saai2. Those interested should submit a duly filled out nomination forms with supporting documents to: The Executive Secretary, Silliman Alumni Association Inc., Silliman University, Dumaguete City 6200.... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe National Grid Corporation of the Philippines cancelled yesterday the schedu
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines cancelled yesterday the scheduled power service interruption on Sunday in Dumaguete City and other parts in . In a press release sent through email, the NGCP issued an advisory to the... Read more
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Sun Star
Unlawful, CHR 7 says of House’s decisionand personnel. In CHR 7 alone, the regional office has a monthly rental of P12
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
and personnel. In CHR 7 alone, the regional office has a monthly rental of P125,000 a month. It has two sub-offices in Dumaguete City for Negros Oriental and Tagbilaran City for Bohol. In the year 2017, the GAA has allocated for CHR’s budget... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalNational Bureau of Investigation has arrested 12 suspected scammers from Manila
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
National Bureau of Investigation has arrested 12 suspected scammers from Manila for using counterfeit credit cards while in Dumaguete City, recently. NBI special investigator Contesa Lastimoso identified the suspects as John Clyde Angeles, Ramon... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalVisayas will attend the 23 rd Regional Association of Development Information O
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
Visayas will attend the 23 rd Regional Association of Development Information Officers 7 convention on September 18-21 in Dumaguete City. This year's convention carries the theme, �Synergy: Communicating Responsible Information�, which aims to... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalAn 18-year-old student of Silliman University in Dumaguete City died in a traff
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
An 18-year-old student of Silliman University in Dumaguete City died in a traffic accident over the weekend at corner Perdices and Lukewright streets, Barangay Poblacion 2 in the city. The victim was identified as Lindsy Cecelia Portugaliza, single,... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalschools, and advocates in will gather on Sept. 22-24 for this year's Bamboo Ex
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
schools, and advocates in will gather on Sept. 22-24 for this year's Bamboo Expo at Robinsons Place in Dumaguete City, a government press release said. The expo is in line with the celebration of World Bamboo Day on Sept.... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalParticipants of the �Amazing Butt Race� in Dumaguete City collected more than 2
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
Participants of the �Amazing Butt Race� in Dumaguete City collected more than 26 kilos of cigaret butts in two hours, from downtown area to Looc, Piapi, Bantayan and back to the Quezon Park, through the airport road and Perdices Street,... Read more
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Sun Star
Former Mandaue City councilor found deadespecially during Holy Week. Sanchez said his uncle has a trucking business an
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
especially during Holy Week. Sanchez said his uncle has a trucking business and the latter had a business appointment in Dumaguete City. He said that the last time the family was together, which was last Sept. 3, Andaya didn’t look sad or... Read more
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Sun Star
Robbery possible motive for Andaya's deathfamily would like to spend their Holy week in the south. He said that Andaya s
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
family would like to spend their Holy week in the south. He said that Andaya supposedly had a business appointment to Dumaguete City the following day. "Naa na syay (He had an) appointment going to Dumaguete. Naa man s'yay trucking business.... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDumaguete City Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo has been meeting with the Technical
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo has been meeting with the Technical Working Group to ensure that the closure of the Candau-ay dumpsite and the establishment of a sanitary landfill will be done scientifically and in accordance to the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDumaguete City's Barangay Calindagan grabbed the Most Outstanding Tanod and Bar
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
Dumaguete City's Barangay Calindagan grabbed the Most Outstanding Tanod and Barangay Motong pocketed the Lupong Tagapamayapa incentives awards, while Barangay Looc was cited second runner-up in the search for Most Outstanding Barangay Peace and Order... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Engr. Navarro reshuffles CEOwell-lauded public markets owned by the other highly-urbanized local gov’t unit
Zamboanga Today / Posted 12 days ago
well-lauded public markets owned by the other highly-urbanized local gov’t units, like the cities of Davao and even that of Dumaguete City that have supposedly impressed our traveling city councilors when they visited the place recently. ENGR.... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Dumaguete City government is eyeing other options for a sanitary landfill s
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 13 days ago
The Dumaguete City government is eyeing other options for a sanitary landfill site as initial discussions for the facility in nearby Valencia town may not push through. City Information Officer Rey Demecillo said the city has now created a technical... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalfor about two months since the program started. These include those who have b
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
for about two months since the program started. These include those who have been assigned to the local government unit of Dumaguete City, the capital of . Mercado said the release of payment was stalled due to the expiration of the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalenforcement agencies in the province nabbed a suspect in an anti-illegal drug o
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
enforcement agencies in the province nabbed a suspect in an anti-illegal drug operation in Sitio Laguna, Barangay Looc in Dumaguete City yesterday. Senior Insp. Don Richmond Conag said that at about 2:55 a.m. yesterday, they arrested Roque... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalInstead of a fun run in connection with the 117th Civil Service Month celebrati
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
Instead of a fun run in connection with the 117th Civil Service Month celebration this September, the Dumaguete City Human Resource Office has decided to hold a �Cigaret Butt Race�, 6 a.m. on Saturday. During the race, the participants are to... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDomingo, who was the guest at the Negros Island Battle of the Brains quiz bee o
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 16 days ago
Domingo, who was the guest at the Negros Island Battle of the Brains quiz bee of the Energy Development Corp. held in Dumaguete City yesterday, said. Being in the entertainment industry, Domingo said it grants him a certain amount of... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalFor the first time, athletes from different schools in Dumaguete City, who earn
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 16 days ago
For the first time, athletes from different schools in Dumaguete City, who earned gold, silver and bronze medals during the recent Palarong NIR and Palarong Pambansa in Antique, received cash incentives from the local government. Mayor Felipe... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Dumaguete City Police Office arrested yesterday two men for allegedly selli
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 16 days ago
The Dumaguete City Police Office arrested yesterday two men for allegedly selling a fake gold bar in Bayawan City, . Police Officer 3 Carlo Jocutan of the Dumaguete PNP Investigation Section identified those arrested as Ferdinand... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalhis opposition to the tax reform package of the Duterte government. Rep. Harry
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 17 days ago
his opposition to the tax reform package of the Duterte government. Rep. Harry Roque (Kabayan Partylist), who visited Dumaguete City recently, said he believes there is no need for additional taxes because the government, at this point, is... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDumaguete City Mayor Felipe Remollo reminded yesterday City Hall employees that
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 17 days ago
Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe Remollo reminded yesterday City Hall employees that to be in government is a privilege, and those who don't have the heart to serve should go to the private sector. He issued the statement as the local government unit... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalTwo graduates of Silliman University in Dumaguete City made it to the top 10 of
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
Two graduates of Silliman University in Dumaguete City made it to the top 10 of the August 2017 Medical Technology board examination, the Professional Regulation Commission said yesterday. Kisha Katrin Tejoc Olpoc ranked 5th while Juri Nazareth Mapa... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe samples taken from 30 chickens in Dumaguete City tested negative for the av
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
The samples taken from 30 chickens in Dumaguete City tested negative for the avian influenza or bird flu virus, a report from the Regional Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory said. The report was received by Dumaguete City veterinary officer, Dr.... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientaltandem suspects, while standing beside a road in Poblacion, Guihulngan, that ni
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
tandem suspects, while standing beside a road in Poblacion, Guihulngan, that night. He was brought to a local hospital in Dumaguete City. Meanwhile, a tricycle driver was gunned down in Brgy. Purisima, Manapla, Negros Occidental. Ernesto Alyare... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Yes, there’s moneySchool, also gave his co-Sillimanians a taste of his singing talent. Present a
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
School, also gave his co-Sillimanians a taste of his singing talent. Present at the event was Mayor Ipe Remollo of Dumaguete City. Communication specialist Dr. Cris Maslog signed copies of his three books, Deconstruct to Understand: Why... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalsaid at yesterday's awarding ceremony of the best implementers of Brigada Eskwe
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 24 days ago
said at yesterday's awarding ceremony of the best implementers of Brigada Eskwela of the DepEd Negros Island Region, in Dumaguete City. She stressed the two provinces have started to unite one year and eight months ago and they cannot be... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalin by 11 contingents, to include Asian College with Mark John Quisel as choreog
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 25 days ago
in by 11 contingents, to include Asian College with Mark John Quisel as choreographer, Piapi High School (Hywell Ramacho), Dumaguete City HS (Bennett James Menguito), Barangay Banilad (Ralph Anthony Insertado), Junob National HS (Lord Kent Marino),... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalhave yet to yield any results. Some 35 chickens have already died and were sub
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 25 days ago
have yet to yield any results. Some 35 chickens have already died and were subject to tests for possible bird flu virus in Dumaguete City. Socorro confirmed that native chickens and fighting cocks were reported to have died since Tuesday although... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalIn advocating for a shift to a federal form of government, Dumaguete City Mayor
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 25 days ago
In advocating for a shift to a federal form of government, Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo will try another tack by underscoring the need to cut bureaucratic red tape that has so far stunted and delayed meaningful and comprehensive growth... Read more
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Sun Star
Baumgart: Road tripfilm incorporated a lot of traveling into the movie with Jaclyn Jose taking the
Sun Star / Posted 25 days ago
film incorporated a lot of traveling into the movie with Jaclyn Jose taking the lead and driving the family from Cebu to Dumaguete City. Mixed beautifully with crazy, fun (insert explicative) humor and poignant moments for each character, the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
This Week’s Historical Milestones: Aug. 27 to Sept. 2, 2017Aug. 28, 1901 The Silliman University (formerly Silliman Institute) in Dumague
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
Aug. 28, 1901 The Silliman University (formerly Silliman Institute) in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental province was established as an industrial school for boys. The university was named after Dr. Horace Brinsmade Silliman, a philanthropist from New... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesThe Department of Education Negros Island Region office in Dumaguete City will
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 29 days ago
The Department of Education Negros Island Region office in Dumaguete City will shut down operations on August 31, its OIC Regional Director Gilbert Sadsad said yesterday. He said the move is in compliance with President Rodrigo Duterte's order... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bird flu can infect humanssaid. Chickens die in Dumaguete In the Visayas, at least 32 chickens have die
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
said. Chickens die in Dumaguete In the Visayas, at least 32 chickens have died in four backyard farms in Talay village, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental province, since last week. Dr. Lourdes Socorro, Dumaguete City veterinarian, on Thursday... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Chicken deaths in Negros Oriental probedCEBU CITY – At least 32 chickens died in four backyard farms in Barangay Talay,
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
CEBU CITY – At least 32 chickens died in four backyard farms in Barangay Talay, Dumaguete City in Negros Oriental since last week. Dr. Lourdes Socorro, Dumaguete city veterinarian, said they had collected blood samples and cloacal swabs from the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDumaguete City and other parts of are on alert following reports of a new kind
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 30 days ago
Dumaguete City and other parts of are on alert following reports of a new kind of disease that had recently caused the deaths of poultry animals, specifically chickens, of backyard raisers in the locality. The City Agriculture... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalA scheme to buyout loans incurred by Dumaguete City Hall employees, worth about
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 30 days ago
A scheme to buyout loans incurred by Dumaguete City Hall employees, worth about P6 million, is in offing. It is intended to bail out employees with outstanding loan balances from different banks, and that it will deal only with the First Valley Bank... Read more
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Sun Star
Concert for a cause slated on Sept. 16by professional singers from a Broadway group in New York, Repertory Philippine
Sun Star / Posted 30 days ago
by professional singers from a Broadway group in New York, Repertory Philippines Performers-Manila, Silliman University in Dumaguete City, and Davao City. Proceeds will fund HFTN's programs on education and leadership training for the children in... Read more
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