Advertisements


Comelec announces local absentee voting for media, gov’t workers

By: Gail T. Momblan THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) in the province of Iloilo said journalists, government employees, and security forces can apply for absentee voting for the May 13, 2019 midterm polls. Comelec-Iloilo provincial election supervisor Roberto Salazar said media practitioners, Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Philippine National Police (PNP), and other government employees who will perform their duties […] The post Comelec announces local absentee voting for media, gov’t workers appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News9 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

Foreign tourist dies while snorkeling in Boracay

ANOTHER foreigner died while on vacation at the world-famous white beach of Boracay Island in Malay, Aklan. Chinese national Liu Ran, 23, drowned while snorkeling at Coral Garden Snorkeling Area at Barangay Balabag, Boracay in Malay, Aklan. Superintendent Antonio Dizon, Malay police chief, said the incident happened 11:05 a.m. on Jan. 16, 2019. A group […] The post Foreign tourist dies while snorkeling in Boracay appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News9 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

Bizman, two runners fall in drug sting

A BUSINESSMAN and his two alleged cohorts were arrested in a police anti-narcotics operations on Jan. 17, 2019 in Balasan, Iloilo. Jeryl Bucayan, 32, of Sitio Kawayanan, Barangay Bolaqueña, Estancia, Iloilo, was arrested after allegedly selling P5,000 worth of shabu to a police poseur-buyer at Pedriña Street, Barangay Poblacion Norte. Also arrested were Bucayan’s alleged […] The post Bizman, two runners fall in drug sting appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News9 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

2019 ILOILO FESTIVAL QUEEN & HIYAS SANG ILOILO PRE-PAGEANT EVENTS START TODAY!

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres NOW on its 19th edition, the Señor Sto. Festival Queen Inc. production recently presented the official candidates of ILOILO FESTIVAL QUEEN AND HIYAS SG ILOILO at the sprawling poolside of The Mansion Hotel in Iloilo City. The lovely candidates sashayed in their Ayan Jorda official swimwear and stylized Maria Clara gowns […] The post 2019 ILOILO FESTIVAL QUEEN & HIYAS SANG ILOILO PRE-PAGEANT EVENTS START TODAY! appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News9 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

Tigbauan dribblers rule Wilson 3×3

Cagers from Tigbauan, Iloilo are headed to the Visayas leg tournament of the Wilson 3×3 Basketball Challenge in San Jose, Antique on March 3. Tigbauan captured the overall title in the Iloilo leg after winning the 16-and-under and 19-and-under categories over the weekend. Tigbauan Ninja Forces and Elite members Lester Valn Paraico, Sean Gencaya, Cairon […] The post Tigbauan dribblers rule Wilson 3×3 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News9 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

NegOcc, Capiz eye Palaro 2021

NEGROS Occidental is positive to host the 2021 Palarong Pambansa. Led by Negros Occidental Vice Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson, the Negrense team offered to host the 2021 Palarong Pambansa at the Department of Education (DepEd) national office in Quezon City earlier this week. “We successfully presented the province’s bid for the Palarong Pambansa hosting in […] The post NegOcc, Capiz eye Palaro 2021 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News9 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

ILONGGO ‘GIFTED GO-GETTER’ NAKASULOD SA PBB OTSO

NAKASULOD na sa PBB House sang Martes, Enero 8, ang Ilonggo achiever nga si Wakim Regalado. Nakatapos si Wakim sang iya elementary sa PAREF-Westbridge School kag high school sa Philippine Science High School Western Visayas Campus. Sa subong, isa  sya  ka freshman student sang Ateneo de Manila University. Tungod naghalin sa pamilya sang mga abogado, si Wakim […] The post ILONGGO ‘GIFTED GO-GETTER’ NAKASULOD SA PBB OTSO appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News9 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

Pagasa Awardee is epitome of passion and excellence

ANNABELLE Alipo-on, Principal II of Payao Elementary School, District of Binalbagan II in Negros Occidental, embarked on her noble profession as a public school teacher in 1992 – a journey which provided her unlimited opportunities to unleash her full potential toward achieving excellence and triumph. Her entire life as a teacher was dedicated to providing […] The post Pagasa Awardee is epitome of passion and excellence appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News9 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

CARTOON FOR January 18, 2019

The post CARTOON FOR January 18, 2019 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News9 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

Health insurance coverage for job order employees pushed

BACOLOD City – A lady councilor here is pushing for health insurance coverage for the city’s job order (JO) personnel who act as traffic enforcers. In a resolution approved  by the Sanggunian Panlungsod, Councilor Sonya Verdeflor requested the City Mayor’s Office and the Bacolod Traffic Authority Office (BTAO) to  consider giving accident or health insurance […] The post Health insurance coverage for job order employees pushed appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News10 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

2018 was a peaceful year for Region 6 – PNP

THE year 2018 was a peaceful period for Western Visayas, according to the Police Regional Office (PRO-6). Chief Superintendent John Bulalacao, Western Visayas police chief, reported the achievement to field commanders during the traditional New Year’s Call on Jan. 16, 2019 at the PRO-6 headquarters in Camp Martin Delgado, Iloilo City. “Undeniably, 2018 was a […] The post 2018 was a peaceful year for Region 6 – PNP appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News10 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

Don’t take Duterte seriously – bishop

BACOLOD City – Bishop Gerardo Alminaza of the Diocese of San Carlos City said on Jan 17, 2019 that people should not take President Rodrigo Duterte’s tirades against the Catholic Church seriously. Alminaza said they have been getting used to Duterte’s criticisms and the president’s spokesperson had already stated time and time again that it […] The post Don’t take Duterte seriously – bishop appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News10 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

After kiosks, carnival rides removed from Jaro Plaza

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo FOLLOWING the removal of kiosks on Rizal Street near Jaro Plaza in Iloilo City, the Public Safety and Transportation Management Office (PSTMO) continued its operations by removing carnival rides near the belfry of Jaro Cathedral on January 17, 2019. According to PSTMO head Jeck Conlu, he instructed his team to remove the […] The post After kiosks, carnival rides removed from Jaro Plaza appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News10 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

Climate change stalls Iloilo’s rice yield target

By: Gail T. Momblan THE 1-million-metric ton (MT) rice yield target remains elusive for Iloilo’s agriculture sector due to the consequences of global climate change. Provincial Agriculture Office (PAO) head Ildefonso Toledo said the 1-million metric ton (MT) rice yield target remains elusive because of uncontrollable weather conditions, among others. “From 2006-2007, this was already the time when […] The post Climate change stalls Iloilo’s rice yield target appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News10 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

NO OTHER REMEDY? Guv mulls withdrawal from WVRAA games

By: Gail T. Momblan ILOILO Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. will not risk releasing funds to athletes and coaches who will join the Western Visayas Regional Athletic Association (WVRAA) sans authority from the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP). Defensor needs the SP’s nod to sign the memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the Department of Education (DepEd) before the P20.379-million assistance for […] The post NO OTHER REMEDY? Guv mulls withdrawal from WVRAA games appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News10 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

NO BLACKOUTS: MORE Power, PECO assures continuous power supply

By: Francis Allan L. Angelo and Emme Rose Santiagudo ON JANUARY 19, 2019, the congressional franchise of Iloilo City’s sole power distributor, Panay Electric Co. (PECO), will expire, raising fears of a massive blackout in the city. PECO’s franchise is vital since it is the legal basis for its existence and its supply contracts with […] The post NO BLACKOUTS: MORE Power, PECO assures continuous power supply appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News10 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

6,000 warm bodies to secure Dinagyang

MORE than 6,000 security personnel will be deployed starting Jan. 24 around the metropolis to ensure the safety of revelers of Iloilo Dinagyang Festival. They include 2,347 police officers, and the rest are from Armed Forces of the Philippines, volunteers, colleges and universities, and non-government organizations. Backpacks, big luggage, bladed weapons, pointed sticks, buckled knives, […] The post 6,000 warm bodies to secure Dinagyang appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News10 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

DILG defers special elections for vacant SK seats

LOCAL government units have until March 31, 2019 to hold the special elections to fill up vacant Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) seats in their jurisdictions. The holding of the special elections was moved from January to March due to Memorandum Circular (MC) 2019-04 of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) dated January 17, […] The post DILG defers special elections for vacant SK seats appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News10 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

Japanese Cruise Ship arrival a big break for Iloilo City

ILOILO CITY is now 100 percent ready for the arrival of Japanese cruise ship MV Pacific Venus on January 26, 2019, in time for the Iloilo Dinagyang Festival. MV Pacific Venus with 183 meters in length will dock at Iloilo International Port, Loboc, Lapuz, Iloilo City in the morning of January 26 and will leave […] The post Japanese Cruise Ship arrival a big break for Iloilo City appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News10 hr. 25 min. ago Related News

600 children enjoy football festival

By: Anthony Harwood MORE THAN 600 children from some of poorest parts of the Philippines took part in a three-day festival to demonstrate how football can bring communities together. Youngsters as little as five years old gathered in Cebu City for an event aimed at encouraging team building, leadership and equal opportunities. The festival is part […] The post 600 children enjoy football festival appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News22 hr. 38 min. ago Related News