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Iloilo City Now an ‘Artwork’

“Iloilo City is now an artwork,” according to Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas describing the metro’s vibrant and colorful paintings in public places. An initiative of the mayor, the beautification program inspires and encourages artists to ‘unleash’ their art through murals and paintings. “Iloilo City is now an artwork for both professional and aspiring artists… Continue reading Iloilo City Now an ‘Artwork’

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New Guidelines In Place: Executive Order 033 Highlights

Executive Order 033: Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas recently signed Executive Order No. 033, an order providing for new guidelines on inbound travel to Iloilo City and additional health intervention measures. “In preparation of the lifting of the moratorium of flight in Iloilo City and to prevent the surge of cases, I signed Executive Order… Continue reading New Guidelines In Place: Executive Order 033 Highlights

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My SM, My City, My Art: Bringing Art and People Together

My City, My SM, My Art recently launched its book in time for National Arts Month. It is the latest edition in the My City, My SM series, celebrating beauty, culture, tradition, and great people in cities having SM Malls. This comes after My City, My SM, promoting tourism; My City, My SM, My Cuisine,… Continue reading My SM, My City, My Art: Bringing Art and People Together

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Pregnant Woman Dead After Attack in Iloilo

Attack in Iloilo: ‘Justice for mother and infant,’ is the cry of the public after a video went viral of a certain attack on a pregnant woman in Iloilo. According to a report by Bombo Radyo Iloilo, the victim is identified as ‘Mae’, a 27-year-old resident of Zone 05, Boulevard in Molo, Iloilo. The persons… Continue reading Pregnant Woman Dead After Attack in Iloilo

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Man Charged with Rape After Assaulting Woman

A man is charged with rape after soliciting oral sex from a certain woman believed to be mentally disabled last April 04, 2021. The act was caught on camera and is now making rounds on social media. In the viral post, the man is seen along an unidentified street and receiving sexual favors from a… Continue reading Man Charged with Rape After Assaulting Woman

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Antique to Propose Border Restriction to RIATF

Antique Border Restriction: In a social media update from the Province of Antique, Governor Rhodora J. Cadiao together with members of the Antique Provincial Inter-Agency Task Force (PIATF) gathered for an emergency meeting to discuss possible measures to address the alarming rise of COVID-19 in the province. The provincial IATF requests the governor to implement… Continue reading Antique to Propose Border Restriction to RIATF

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Treñas: Stronger Protocols for One Week

Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas recently announced via social media that the local government will be enforcing stronger protocols for a period of one week, initially. According to Treñas, this is to manage and control the spread of new variant in the metro. “In view of the cases in Metro Manila, and the difficulties to… Continue reading Treñas: Stronger Protocols for One Week

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Food Delivery Rider Gunned Down in Iloilo, Suspect Arrested

A food delivery rider was gunned down on Holy Wednesday along De Leon Street in Iloilo City. The victim, identified as Joemar Sanchez, 29, a Foodpanda rider and resident of Barangay Bitoon in Jaro, suffered multiple gunshot wounds and died at the scene. Suspect Argie Solis, a resident of Laua-an, Antique fled the scene after… Continue reading Food Delivery Rider Gunned Down in Iloilo, Suspect Arrested

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Health Protocols for Holy Week

Health Protocols for Holy Week: Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas has recently signed Executive Order 029 detailing the health protocols for the upcoming Holy Week 2021. EO 029 provides for additional measures to address the current surge in COVID-19 cases. “I signed Executive Order No. 029 providing the measures to address the current surge in… Continue reading Health Protocols for Holy Week

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UP Visayas Launches Bantala Media Excellence Awards

The University of the Philippines in the Visayas launches Bantala: The UP Visayas Media Excellence Awards. A press conference was recently held at the University Little Theater and was attended by Dr. Clement Camposano, UPV Chancellor, and Dr. Zoilo Andrada Jr., Project Development Assistant for Mass Media and Communications of the Office of the Chancellor.… Continue reading UP Visayas Launches Bantala Media Excellence Awards