Monthly Archives: January 2018

Guard arrested for gun

A SECURITY guard was arrested by police officers for allegedly bringing his gun while having a drinking spree along Diversion Road in Barangay Ma-a on Sunday night.

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Anak Pawis exec gives up

A CHAIR of the Anakpawis in Davao Oriental surrendered to the authorities in Barangay Dawan, Mati City, Davao Oriental on Saturday.

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5 construction workers, guard nabbed in robbery

SIX persons — five construction workers and a security guard – were arrested for allegedly robbing a construction company building the Malagos Drug Rehabilitation Center in Barangay Malagos, Baguio District on Sunday.

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BFP eyes 7 new fire stations in city

THE BUREAU of Fire and Protection (BFP) XI is putting seven fire stations in the city, especially in the far-flung areas, so they can respond immediately to any fire incident.

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Barangay officials tapped in anti-measles drive

THE CITY Health Office (CHO) has tapped barangay officials in its house-to-house drive to vaccinate children against measles.

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No exclusive parking

Council eyes amendment of traffic code to punish residents who put road signage A CITY councilor is fed up with some companies and residents who are putting temporary materials


HONORING MY MOTHER | A dyslexic society and the written word

AT THE grocery, I find myself back in line, at my favorite lane, the Senior’s Express. It is a fun space, as all appear to be on downers, while we, of ripe age tend to slo-mo everything, from putting the

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ROUGH CUTS | An idea evolving into reality

SOME months back we wrote in this column our unsolicited recommendation for the Land Transportation Office (LTO) to issue specific number of license plates to each of the country’s brand new vehicle dealers.

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LUGAR LANG | Yes, no, seenzoned

A YOUNG writer, who once accused me online of being a ‘settler-jacker’ in Mindanao, also lambasted my past creative work for not being political enough. I really should have filed a case against him for character defamation, but I realized

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EGALITARIAN | Repeat of the past

LET us walk through history again; I think we are repeating it!

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