Yearly Archives: 2018

HMO opens wing at local hospital

HEALTH maintenance organization (HMO) Maxicare has opened a multimillion peso exclusive wing for its cardholders at the Metro Davao Medical Research Center Inc. (MDMRCI) along JP Laurel, in an inauguration held last Friday.

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2 more Red fighters killed

TWO members of the New People’s Army (NPA) were killed in a clash with the troops of 39th Infantry Battalion in the forested outskirts of Sitio Bayongon, Barangay Astorga, Sta Cruz, Davao del Sur on Saturday.

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Task force seizes P40-K worth of illegal lumber in Surigao Sur

SOLDIERS of the 36th Infantry battalion and Cantilan Municipal Police Station confiscated illegal lumber worth almost P40,000 in an operation conducted on a furniture shop and other sawmills in Cantilan, Surigao del Sur on Friday evening.

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LGU seeks aid of non-profits to help impounded canines

THE LOCAL government is seeking partnerships with pet societies in Davao City for the adoption of stray dogs caught by the City Veterinary Office, following a years-old Pet Adoption Measure enacted into law here.

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Maguindanao town exec indicted for false SALNs

THE OFFICE of the Ombudsman indicted the mayor of Talitay town in Maguindanao over alleged misleading information in his Statements of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALNs) from 2011 to 2015.

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Task Force created to investigate murder of ComVal town councilor

A SPECIAL Investigation Task Group (SITG) was created to further investigate the murder of a town councilor of Monkayo, Compostela Valley.

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Comelec to candidates: File your SOCE or face disqualification

THE COMMISSION on Elections (Comelec) has warned candidates in the 2018 barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections to file their statements of election contributions and expenditures (SOCE) before the deadline or they may be “perpetually disqualified to hold public office.”

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Mt. Apo Boulder Face Challenge, Sky and Vertical race on

THE MUCH-anticipated Mount Apo Boulder Face Challenge and Mount Apo Sky and Vertical Race reels off in grand rites today at Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur.

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Scene City | Cheers to the Scholars

DAYS after their graduation, moving up, and recognition day activities and celebrations, Don Cesareo Villa-Abrille Foundation hosted on April 15, Sunday, a thanksgiving luncheon for their highly spirited scholars from the Holy Cross of Davao College and their proud parents

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Cultural Potpourri | MATHEW SAN JOSE, Theater Artist @ Locsin Summer Workshop

“MATHEW with one T,” says his mother Claudine Yabut San Jose. A typo error in Matt’s birth records which has yet to be corrected. “Hey, it’s unique so it’s interestingly fine,” so proclaimed his dotting grandaunt, Agnes Locsin.Nice opening, indeed,

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