By Maricyn a. de los santos photps By: ricky D. aLejo WE CAN never repay the sacrifices of those who offered their lives for us to have the freedom we are enjoying. But in remembering, we, at the least, honor them. On March 18, 2017, Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor Sr., Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick […]
ILONGGO artist James Mark Salarda will hold his 1st Solo Exhibit dubbed “Programmable Logic Uncontrolled” at Museo Iloilo in Iloilo City from March 3 to 24, 2017. His distinct heavy and bold strokes create a wonderful structure that embrace a fearless emotion. His artworks depict current issues in erratic emotion embed creating vivid sublime and […]
Text and photos by Bombette G. Marin BUGANA is a product fair featuring Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in different municipalities in the province of Iloilo which will run Feb. 9-12, 2017 at the fountain area of Robinsons Iloilo Main Mall. The event is an opportunity to promote local culture through product offerings. It is an […]
STRONGHOLD Insurance Company Inc. (SICI) is forging its stronghold in Western Visayas. SICI executives led by David P. Mercado Jr., SICI EVP; Amiel Mercado, SICI Deputy Chairperson and Managing Director; and Angelito Dumapi, Regional manager, Irene A. Azarraga, Area manager and Engr. Felix Q. Gurrea, Project contractor and among others, led the groundbreaking ceremony for […]
January 27, 2017
TDG joins Dinagyang Fest 2017
THE Daily Guardian (TDG) joined the City of Iloilo in the successful celebration of the Dinagyang Festival, Jan. 21-22, 2017.
January 23, 2016 01:19 AM
Dinagyang motion in photos
Photos by: June Dale Lozada
DINAGYANG 2017 culminated on Jan. 22 but not before leaving the audience and visitors in awe with the performance of 10 contesting tribes in the Ati dance competition.
January 14, 2017 12:41 AM
Award-winning Ilonggo painter holds Second Solo Show
MELVIN Guirhem unveils his vision of an ideal environment as well as his longing and lament for lost indigenous heritage in his second solo painting exhibition Diminishing Thumbmark opening on Jan. 17, 2017 at the UP Visayas Art Gallery, Iloilo City.
January 12, 2017 01:06 AM
Marking an Important Religious Event in the Lives of Leganesnons
Text by: Bombette G. Marin
Photos by: Ray Tabafunda
LEGANES, Iloilo, celebrates the festivity of St. Vincent Ferrer, the town’s patron saint with the annual Saad Festival celebrated this year on January 24 – 31, 2017.
The celebration is one of the most-anticipated folk religious festivals in Iloilo. Parades and parties erupt in the area in his honour. It sees people near and far participating and celebrating.
January 11, 2017 03:18 AM
PECO GK Village turns over 45 homes to 45 families
By: Louine Hope Conserva
GAWAD KALINGA, in partnership with the Panay Electric Company (PECO), continues to extend help to the underprivileged as it donated 45 homes to 45 families in San Isidro, Jaro, Iloilo City.
A total of 37 houses were donated by the distribution company and were turned over to PECO Village 2.
The remaining eight were distributed to PECO 1 and Cacho Village.
January 07, 2017 12:38 AM
MCDO shares happiness with Iloilo kids
By: Maricyn A. De los Santos
Photos By: Nessa Rose Libo-on
A TOTAL of 200 kids and parents of Brgy. Guzman-Jesena, Mandurriao, Iloilo City enjoyed the Holiday celebrations hosted by The Daily Guardian and its partner, McDonald’s last Dec. 21, 2016.
January 03, 2017 01:09 AM
Text and photos by: Bombette G. Marin
LAMBUNAO, Iloilo, is all set for the 14th Binanog Festival that will take place on January 5-8, 2017. Binanog is a very popular festival of Iloilo and is the first major festival celebrated in the opening of every year.