Garin family’s pre-fiesta celebration

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres IN LINE with the annual patronal fiesta of the Municipality of Guimbal, Iloilo, the first district’s power couple, Mayors Oscar Garin of Guimbal and Nimfa Garin of San Joaquin, hosted their traditional bisperas or pre-fiesta celebration at their Guimbal mansion. The guests were family members and close friends from politics and […]

Little Miss Hablon 2018 highlights

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres LITTLE Miss Hablon was one of the most-awaited events in Miagao’s Hablon Festival. On the festival’s fifth year, nine lovely girls put their best foot forward for the much coveted crown. The candidates wore royalty-themed garments made of Hablon fabric that were creations of local fashion designers and weavers. Beaming with […]

A hip ICHLC 68th anniversary celebration

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres PANAY Island’s pioneer International Lions Club, The Iloilo City (Host) Lions Club (ICHLC), marked their 68th charter anniversary with a medical mission in Iloilo City’s impoverished communities. Later, everyone came in their white tops and blue jeans during the fellowship dinner party at Hotel Del Rio, Iloilo City. Now on her […]

Courtyard by Marriott launches membership program

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres THERE was something new from the premier Courtyard by Marriott Hotel’s ballroom when jetsetter guests came in their fashionable flight travel outfits complete with their trolley luggage bags. Courtyard by Marriott-Iloilo General Manager Cleofe Albiso, who was in her pilot outfit, welcomed the guests to the travel-themed grand launching part of […]

GMA launches Hiligaynon news program

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres BROADCAST giant GMA Network Regional Television launched its Hiligaynon news program in Western Visayas at the Grand Xing Imperial Hotel, Iloilo City. The event was graced by Oliver Amoroso, GMA vice president and regional TV head; Ann Marie Tan, Central and Eastern Visayas station manager; Marivic Araneta, on-air content senior manager; […]

JUANEZA COUPLE’S ILUSTRADO BASH

IT WAS a gleaming ilustrado evening when power couple Manny and Bing Juaneza celebrated their Filipiniana-themed 40th wedding anniversary at Casa Real in Iloilo City. Family and close friends of the Juaneza couple came in their elegant Filipiniana gowns and Barong Tagalog to witness the couple renew their marriage vows officiated by Rev. Msgr. Sergio […]

U.S. -PH EXCHANGE ALUMNI RECONNECT

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres THE U.S. Government exchange program Alumni recently marked their 70th year recently with a series of noble and festive commemoration activities with a grand alumni reunion. The day’s  first event was a coral planting activity  in Guimaras Island.  Apart from the actual planting of the corals, the activity will also involved […]

Darlene Ardeña-Go is PHL’s style icon

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres AN ILONGGA head turner was the centerpiece of a photo exhibit highlighting this year’s Best Dressed Women of the Philippines (BDWP) at the Greenbelt 5 in Makati City. A yearly activity of the Philippine Cancer Society (PCS), the photo exhibit placed the spotlight on Darlene Ardeña-Go of Iloilo. The exhibit also […]

ILAW atbp. grand opening day

By: Zedrick Seneres THE complete electrical hub, ILAW atbp. finally inaugurated its 14th branch in Citystraits Bldg, Pison Avenue, Brgy. San Rafael, Mandurriao. The event was graced by Iloilo City Mayor Joe Espinosa III; Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce Vice President, Stanley Go; President of United Architects of the Philippines Iloilo, Geoffrey Coo; and along with […]

TRACY’S NOBLE BASH

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres THE ever-energetic president of the Iloilo City (Host) Lions Club, Mary Tracy Celo-Javellana, is a doting mother to her lovely daughters and a hands-on wifey to the debonair businessman Carlos Javellana. Also, she is a well-known philanthropist in the City of Love. The combinations of her magnificent humility in terms of […]

Capiznon is newest Lions Governor

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres THE pride of the Capiz Lions Club, Patrick John Honrado was formally inducted as Lions International District 301 B-1 District Governor for Lion Year 2018-2019 in a glitzy Governor’s Ball in Roxas City, Capiz. The plush Espacio Verde Resort Ballroom was in festive mood as prominent Lions Movers and Shakers, not […]

GT Town Center Pavia Opens

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres GT TOWN Center in Pavia, Iloilo officially opened its doors through a two-day star-studded event recently. The first day was dedicated to a thanksgiving mass with the Tan family led by no less than construction mogul Don Alfonso Tan and wife Helen were on hand for the event. Their children Allen […]