#GoldenDinagyang sidelights

Story and photos by: Francis Allan L. Angelo THE 50th Dinagyang Festival is not just about Ati tribe warriors dancing and prancing with inexhaustible energy. It also depicts snapshots of life – ordinary folks working for the success of the festival and tourists enjoying their hearts out. Foreign contingents and stars were also in town […]

Robinsons holds star-studded Dinagyang mall shows

ROBINSONS Malls in Iloilo chants Rah!Rah!Rah! this Dinagyang season with a series of star-studded mall shows in line with the 50th anniversary of the country’s top festival! Robinsons Place Jaro kicks-off the Dinagyang week with a meet and greet activity with Maureen Wroblewitz, the first Filipina to win Asia’s Next Top Model on January 21. […]

RCI Anns share Yuletide love

Photos courtesy of Gary Mana-ay THE Rotary Anns of the Rotary Club of Iloilo kept the spirit of sharing this Christmas season alive through a gift-giving activity at Donato Pison Memorial Elementary School at Brgy. San Rafael, Mandurriao, Iloilo City last Dec 16, 2017. Leading the gift-giving activity were Ann President Fe Pison, Ann Secretary […]

UPV all aglow in Paskua 2017

By: Isabella M. A. Zerrudo THE rain failed to put out the glow and sparks as the University of the Philippines-Visayas (UPV) celebrated Paskua 2017 on Dec 13, 2017, in its Miagao campus with the theme “Padayon nga Paghiliugyon sa Malipayon nga Paskua”. “As chair of the committee, we thought of continuing the call for unity […]

Isla Lipana & Co. opens Iloilo City office

By: Ancel Marie B. Mondia ISLA LIPANA & Co., the Philippine member firm of the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) global network, opened its Iloilo City office, December 7, 2017, at The Galleria in Jaro district. According to Alex Cabrera, chairman and senior partner of PwC Philippines, they selected Iloilo City as the site of their newest office because […]

Love lights San Agustin at KaSanAg sa Paskwa 2017

LOVE ILLUMINATED the University of San Agustin during the KaSanAg sa Paskwa 2017 on Dec 1, an annual celebration of welcoming the Christmas season and thanksgiving for the blessings received for the whole year. The heart-topped Christmas tree in Herrera Hall loomed over the Augustinian community around Plaza de San Agustin, a physical reminder of […]

MILLENNIAL REVOLUTION: A Salute to CMS Social Media Awards 2017 winners

By: Selina Leda Ginting SOCIAL MEDIA has made such a difference in people’s lives, especially the millennials, from personal use, to educational, entertainment, business, or social media influence. Creating an event that honored millennials for the positive use of social media was the reason that prompted students of CMS 144 (Planning the Advertising Campaign) students of […]

Iloilo, Guimaras clubs support ‘Rotary for the GREENeration’

AROUND 60 Rotarians, Interactors, and Rotaractors from Zones 1, 2, and 3 of Rotary International District (RID) 3850 answered the call of Rotary International President Ian Riseley to preserve Mother Earth by planting 200 fruit bearing trees at Sitio Tiko, Concordia Norte in Sibunag, Guimaras, Nov. 18, 2017. Dubbed “Rotary for the GREENeration,” the tree […]