DA-6 launches Tinda sa Parola, Bugas para sa Masa

By: Maricyn A. De los Santos Photos by: Ricky D. Alejo THE Department of Agriculture-6 launched on Mar. 16, 2018 the Tinda sa Parola and Bugas para sa Masa programs at the DA-6 Regulatory Compound in Parola, City Proper, Iloilo City. Regional Director Remelyn Recoter said the Tinda sa Parola aims to help both farmers and consumers […]

Live in the will of God

By: Ancel Marie B. Mondia Rommel Garde, 40, of Arevalo, Iloilo City, is an artist who describes his art as his other person who is on a never-ending quest and discovery, and on a continuous wandering and experiment. He likens his art to a wing that makes him fly and sets him free and forces him […]

Scallops and more for the 4th Tikab-Tikab Festival

Text by: Bombette G. Marin Photos by: Gerard Villareal BARANGAY Asluman in Gigante Norte, Carles, Iloilo will celebrate its 4th Tikab-Tikab Festival on March 22-25, 2018. It was only recently that scallops in Gigante Islands became popular, and islanders quickly realized they were surrounded by a valuable commodity, literally waiting each season to be scooped from the […]

Two island-barangays eye rabies-free tag

TWO ISLAND-barangays in the municipality of Concepcion in northern Iloilo seek to be declared as “rabies-free” zones, according to the Regional Technical Working Group (RTWG) on Rabies Prevention and Control in Western Visayas. Caroline Tumabotabo, Department of Health (DOH)-6 Rabies Prevention and Control Program Coordinator, said that the island-barangays of Malangabang and Salvacion in Concepcion, […]

To Sculpt and To Inspire

By: Ancel Marie B. Mondia “Our society is wrapped with darkness influenced by wicked personalities. My works are based on my experiences and negative observations. I represent dark expressions to light up positive morals.” These are the meaningful words of Jun Orland Espinosa, 21, of La Paz, Iloilo City, a finalist in the Excellence in Visual […]

Passi City Takes Great Pride in Pintados Tradition

Text and photos by: Bombette G. Marin PASSI CITY, Iloilo is celebrating Pintados de Pasi Festival on March 10-24, 2018 alongside with its 20th Cityhood Anniversary. Themed “Go, Passi! Soar to Greater Height!,” the festival is an effort to preserve cultural heritage. The annual festivity of tattoo tradition highlights their community’s journey with a series of […]

Mitsubishi Motors PHL officially launches the all–new XPANDER

AFTER the phenomenal release of the all-new Mitsubishi XPANDER in Indonesia just last year, Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) is pleased to officially unveil this highly anticipated all-new cross multi-purpose, sport utility vehicle in the country. This newest addition to MMPC’s extensive product line-up reflects Mitsubishi Motors’ ambition to expand customer’s motoring experience to make […]