Join the 1st Tarong Festival

Text by: Bombette G. Marin Photos by: Zhaly Salaya BARANGAY Oyungan, Miagao, Iloilo will celebrates its first Tarong Festival on March 24-26, 2017. This year’s theme, “Pasidunggan kag Pasalamatan,” will focus on the thriving industry of eggplant production of the Barangay. Join the fun. Stop by to enjoy their original, old-fashioned festival celebration with daily activities for […]

Remember our Heroes

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 […]

‘PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC UNCONTROLLED’ – James Mark Salarda mounts first Solo Exhibit

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 […]

Stronghold Insurance breaks ground for Iloilo branch building

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 […]

Saad Festival: Marking an Important Religious Event in the Lives of Leganesnons & San Joaquin Fiesta Highlights Pasungay

January 12, 2017 01:06 AM

Saad Festival

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.

PECO GK Village turns over 45 homes to 45 families

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.