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DILG exec says road closure order is legal

THE Department of the Interior and Local Government-Iloilo City opined that Mayor Jose Espinosa’s Executive Order on the use of a portion of Rizal St. in Jaro district for the annual agro-industrial fair is legal. “If we look at it, the authority to close (the road) temporarily, specifically for the agro-industrial fair, conforms with Section […] The post DILG exec says road closure order is legal appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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HIV/AIDS cases in Capiz double up

By: Felipe V. Celino ROXAS CITY, Capiz – The number of persons living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) in the province of Capiz and Roxas City almost doubled, according to a member of the Sangguniang Panlungsod here. Councilor Cesar Yap, a medical doctor by profession and committee on health chairperson, said that from 65 PLWHAs in the past […] The post HIV/AIDS cases in Capiz double up appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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INHS partners with Aussie school on intercultural understanding

IN 2018, the Iloilo National High School (INHS) was one of the four schools in the Philippines that qualified for the Australia-ASEAN BRIDGE School Partnerships Program. INHS recently established an international school partnership with Dubbo College South Campus in Australia to improve student-learning outcomes. The Australia–ASEAN BRIDGE School Partnerships Program connects Australian teachers, students and […] The post INHS partners with Aussie school on intercultural understanding appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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‘Don’t delay internment, issue death certificate’

HOSPITALS in Iloilo City were asked to issue death certificates even if the surviving kin of the deceased have yet to pay their bills. Councilor R Leone Gerochi said he received complaints that some hospitals refused to issue death certificates unless the kin settles or pay the hospital bills. But the Department of Health (DOH) […] The post ‘Don’t delay internment, issue death certificate’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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MGB-6 reiterates warning to flood, landslide-prone areas

THE Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB-6) reiterated its warning to some parts of Western Visayas which are in danger of flooding and landslides. MGB-6 director Leo Van Juguan said they regularly update their geohazard maps which significantly contributed to disaster management of local government units, especially during typhoons. “We do the vulnerability risk assessment and […] The post MGB-6 reiterates warning to flood, landslide-prone areas appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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15 schools to join Tambor, Trumpa, Martsa

By: Isabella Marie A. Zerrudo TRUMPETS, drums, and lyres will resonate throughout around the Freedom Grandstand in Iloilo City during the Tambor, Trumpa, Martsa Musika competition which will showcase 15 Iloilo-based schools. Iloilo City Schools Division Superintendent officer-in-charge Clarissa Zamora enumerated the schools that will be participating in the annual festive event. For the Elementary […] The post 15 schools to join Tambor, Trumpa, Martsa appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Big prizes await Parade of Lights winners

By: Isabella Marie A. Zerrudo ON ITS 50th anniversary, the Dinagyang Parade of Lights was separated from the Sponsors Mardi Gras to feature a grand show of lighted floats on Jan 27, 2018 from 7 p.m. until midnight. So far, 20 groups have confirmed their participation in the event and will be showcasing their floats […] The post Big prizes await Parade of Lights winners appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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TO SOLVE GARBAGE WOES: No flyers allowed during Sponsors Mardi Gras parade

By: Isabella Marie A. Zerrudo ONE WAY to reduce garbage in Iloilo City during the Dinagyang festivities is to discourage participants in the Sponsors Mardi Gras Foot Parade from distributing flyers or other kinds of promotional and advertising material during the event. This was the call of August Andong, chairperson of the Sponsors Mardi Gras […] The post TO SOLVE GARBAGE WOES: No flyers allowed during Sponsors Mardi Gras parade appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Drones banned during Dinagyang

DRONES are not allowed to be flown during Dinagyang Festival highlight activities, according to Insp. Mercylin S. Duero, Deputy Chief for Operations and Plans Section of Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO). “We coordinated with the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines and it said drones are prohibited in populated areas, and Dinagyang is considered a […] The post Drones banned during Dinagyang appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Cellphone signal jamming possible in Dinagyang ‘18

THE Police Regional Office 6 (PRO-6) announced the possible jamming of mobile phone signal during the two-day highlights of the Dinagyang Festival on Jan 27-28, 2018. Superintendent Gilbert Gorero, PRO-6 spokesperson, said the National Telecommunications Communication (NTC) has yet to act on their request to shut down mobile phone signal during the revelry. “But I […] The post Cellphone signal jamming possible in Dinagyang ‘18 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Uncollected garbage

THE contract of IPM to collect Bacolod’s garbage has been renewed practically without question or opposition. The circumstances of this renewal send the message to the citizens that the performance of IPM is exemplary and without any doubt of its efficiency and compliance with the provisions of the original contract to clean up the city. […] The post Uncollected garbage appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Drug test in schools is not Tokhang – DepEd

THE Department of Education (DepEd-6) assured that random drug testing on high school teaching and non-teaching personnel and students is not part of the police’s Oplan Tokhang or crackdown on drug users and dealers. Leah Belleza, DepEd-6 education program supervisor and concurrent regional information officer, said the activity is part of their wellness program mandated […] The post Drug test in schools is not Tokhang – DepEd appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Council refuses to back mayor’s road closure

THE Iloilo City Council refused to dip into the almost one-month temporary closure of a portion of the busy Rizal Street in Jaro district. In their regular session on Jan 16, 2017, Majority Floor Leader Eduardo Peñaredondo withdrew his proposed ordinance that would supposedly grant the Association of Barangay Captains of Jaro permit to use […] The post Council refuses to back mayor’s road closure appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Capiz police stations, officers cited

By: Felipe V. Celino ROXAS CITY, Capiz – Senior Supt. Samuel Nacion, Capiz Provincial Police Office (CPPO) director, commended town police stations for their recent accomplishments during the Traditional Flag Raising and Awarding Ceremony dubbed “Pagdayaw sa Tampad nga Serbisyo”, last Jan 15, 2018, at the Transformation Hall of Camp Teodorico Apil in Brgy. Lanot here. […] The post Capiz police stations, officers cited appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Lady student robbed up

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – A 20-year-old lady student lost her cellular phones and cash after she was robbed by two unidentified suspects evening of Jan 15, 2018 at Huges Street here. Carissa Lasola of Poblacion, Jamindan, Capiz reported to the police that two male suspects approached her while she was crossing the road. The two […] The post Lady student robbed up appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Man stabs ‘nagging’ live-in partner

Being a blabbermouth mixed with drunkenness and somnolence is a deadly combination. A 34-year-old man allegedly stabbed his live-in partner after the latter nagged at him while he was about to doze off 11 p.m. of Jan. 15, 2018 in San Miguel, Iloilo. Ivan Mahusay fled after stabbing 40-year-old Rocille Plenos at their house in […] The post Man stabs ‘nagging’ live-in partner appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Dumangas hospital expected to improve service under new chief

THE Ramon D. Duremdes District Hospital in Dumangas, Iloilo is expected to improve its services following the installation of its new chief, Dr. Gerard Joel Abonado. Provincial Administrator and chief of Hospital Management Office Raul Banias said Abonado has a rich experience in the medical field. He finished his Masters in Business Administration for Health […] The post Dumangas hospital expected to improve service under new chief appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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SP defers suspension of brgy kagawad

THE Iloilo City Council deferred on Jan 16, 2018 its action on the recommendation to suspend Barangay Kagawad Christopher John Cartagena of Brgy PHHC Block 22, Mandurriao. This after Councilor Plaridel Nava disclosed that Cartagena had tendered his irrevocable resignation on Sept 29, 2017 with the Office of the City Mayor. Nava also asked the […] The post SP defers suspension of brgy kagawad appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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‘TOO LATE’: Kapitan appeals suspension

A barangay captain meted with a six-month suspension by the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Iloilo City asked for reconsideration of his penalty. In his Motion for Reconsideration which was received by the Office of the Vice Mayor on Jan. 12, 2017, Barangay Captain Effren G. Gimeo of Jalandoni Estate, Lapuz reasoned that his acts “prior, during […] The post ‘TOO LATE’: Kapitan appeals suspension appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Dinagyang gun ban starts January 23

IN A BID to thwart crime incidents during the 2018 Dinagyang Festival, police will be enforcing a 7-day gun ban all over Iloilo City. Senior Superintendent Henry Biñas, Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) director, said they will impose the gun ban from Jan 23-29. Biñas said that the suspension of permits to carry firearm outside […] The post Dinagyang gun ban starts January 23 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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