Monthly Archives: February 2018

Rough cuts | Truly a ‘different experience’ is coming

WE DO our regular wet marketing every week in Calinan. And being a market habitué we could not help but get a feel of what is happening in one of Davao City’s primary markets, Calinan being a large district with substantial

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Plain and Simple | People power 32

IF OTHERS want to erase it or demean it, I won’t. Filipinos stood 10 feet tall with it.

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Considered approved

Dela Rosa vows to add 1,700 more cops to city POLICE Director General Ronald Dela Rosa promised to approve the request for an additional 1,700 police


Bato downplays favoritism in distributing cop vehicles

Police Director General Ronald dela Rosa has downplayed favoritism in distributing the newly acquired vehicles in the region.

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Burnt NCCC Mall up for demolition

The burnt NCCC Mall, which has a total building floor area of 60,568 square meters, will soon be flattened after the management gained a go signal from the city government to pursue the demolition.

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Editorial | Honoring great Dabawenyos

Even as the Davao Historical Society and other cultural groups are lobbying for a law that will officially name Datu Bago as the local hero of the city, the award honoring his courage and valor has reached its 48th year.

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City gov’t updating dev’t plan, says exec

THE CITY government is updating the Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP) to include proposed projects and programs, a top official said.

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Hike in aid to PUJ operators to be affected by HPBS eyed

THE CITY government is proposing for an increase in the package for public utility jeepney (PUV) operators to P110,000 to cushion the impact of the high priority bus system (HPBS) program on them.

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62 NPA supporters from Paquibato, Calinan yield

SIXTY-TWO alleged members of the NPA’s underground mass organizations coming from the areas of Calinan and Paquibato districts surrendered to the 16th Infantry Battalion on Sunday morning.

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2 college students nabbed in drug bust

TWO COLLEGE students were arrested by elements of the San Pedro Police Precinct in a buy-bust operation conducted along Jacinto Extension, Barangay 32-D around 12:30 a.m. yesterday.

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