SP gives nod to reclamation project

BACOLOD City – The Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) here has approved the request of Bacolod Real Estate Development Corporation (Bredco) President John Alonte for a Resolution of No Objection (RONO) to the additional 300-hectare reclamation project at Bredco port. Bacolod City Councilor Caesar Distrito said the reclaimed area will stretch from the present Bacolod Baywalk area […]

Four dead as bus falls off ravine

BACOLOD City – Four persons died while eight others were injured when a Ceres Bus reportedly lost its brakes and fell into a ravine in Don Salvador Benedicto, Negros Occidental Monday evening. Jade Marquez-Seballos, spokesman of the Vallacar Transit Inc. (VTI) which operates Ceres buses, called the incident unfortunate. Seballos, who went to the accident […]

Victims of NPA told to sue Ka Frank

BACOLOD City – The commander of the Army’s 303rd Infantry Brigade (303IB) called on victims of alleged atrocities committed by the New People’s Army (NPA) in Negros to surface and file charges against National Democratic Front (NDF) spokesperson Ka Frank Fernandez, who was arrested Sunday in Liliw town, Laguna. In a phone interview with members […]

Army tracing source of meds recovered from rebels

BACOLOD City — The Philippine Army’s 303rd Infantry Battalion (303IB) is tracing the source of the medicines worth almost PHP300,000 seized by government troops from communist rebels they encountered in Escalante City, Negros Occidental on Thursday night. Brig. Gen. Benedict Arevalo, commander of the 303IB based in Murcia town, said it was his first time, […]