Photo Journal

Isabela City Vice Mayor Abdulbaki "Panther" Ajibon ( with long sleeve shirt) smiles on camera during a Barangay Officials Forum and Regatta Competition in Isabela City Saturday. -- Richard Falcatan

Mayor Beng Climaco exchanges views related to security with Vice Admiral Jesus Milan, Flag Officer in Command of the Philippine Navy, former Naval Forces Western Mindanao Command chief Rear Admiral Reynaldo Yoma  (seated  3rd from left) and newly-installed Navforwem Chief Rear Admiral Primitivo Gopo (seated left) during the latter's courtesy

A soldier ducks as if shielding himself from enemy gunfire. But this is a scene from Thursday's quake drill initiated by City Hall to make Zamboanga City prepared for any strong earthquake. -- Remus Ong

District 1 Rep. Celso L. Lobregat. --

District 2 Rep. Lilia M. Nuño

Food Security Secretary Kiko Pangilinan

Mayor Beng Climaco receives the Most Outstanding Local Chief Executive Award in Police Community Relations from Police Regional Director PCSupt. Edgar Basbas and Office of Civil Defense Director Emilia Vasquez Julhajan during the culmination of the 20th PCR Month celebration Monday at Camp Abendan in Mercedes. -- Joey Bautista

ARMM Gov. Mujiv Hataman mingles with members of six feuding clans that signed a peace covenant in Sumisip, Basilan on Sunday.  -- Richard Falcatan

The City Finance Committee kicks off Tuesday, August 4, marathon technical hearings in preparation for the finalization of the 2016 Executive Budget and its subsequent submission to the City Council for approval. -- Joey Bautista

Councilor Gerry "Totong" Perez. -- AA

Jailed Abu’s wife caught sneaking knife …

05 Aug 2015 Hits:21 Top stories

by Dan Toribio Jr. Jail guards of the Zamboanga City Jail held the wife of a detained Abu Sayyaf member after she tried to sneak a kitchen knife into the jail yesterday. Nur-Ain Abundol Salam was nabbed and brought to the Central Police Station for investigation. A police report disclosed that Salam arrived at City Jail before noon with a box of mangosteen. However during inspection, jail guards found a six-inch long kitchen knife concealed inside the box, prompting  them to hold Salam for questioning. Police Salam was to visit her husband Jamil Ajilul a member of the Abu Sayyaf  detained at the jail for... Read more

Inside Stories

Dare to change: Would You?

16 Jun 2015 Hits:406 Inside Stories

COLOURS OF LIFE BY GRACE C. ESPIRITUSANTO “Change is to give up what you are to become what you would be.” — Billi Lim Learn fast to be able to cope with change! Change is something many of us dare not do for so many reasons; it could be fear of the unknown;... Read more


Fickle and fragile

05 Aug 2015 Hits:12 Opinions

REFLECTION BY FR. ROY CIMAGALA Let’s look into this unpleasant side of our life. I can assure you that it is not going to be a completely depressing experience. The sadness or disappointment such effort can bring cannot erase the fact that it will also occasion in us, if we put ourselves... Read more

Social Whirl

Lively and lovely TV host and radio rep…

14 Jul 2015 Hits:223 Social Whirl

 Lively and lovely TV host and radio reporter Kikay Carzada looks prettier and happier these days!

When DXAS-Far East Broadcasting Company (FEBC) Radio Reporter and VEZ TV Show Host Ma. Cristine Jean Carzada, popularly known as Kikay, turned a year older last July 12, 2015, a simple and funky celebration was held at their humble abode in Divisoria. The fete was given to her by her... Read more

PEP Talk

At Home in STI Zamboanga

29 Jun 2015 Hits:293 Pep Talk

At Home in STI Zamboanga

Honestly, it is not only the prep, kinder kids, or Grade 1 students who are petrified in the first day of school. First year or transferee college students also go thru this feeling of anxiety. On the first day of college life, especially when you’re alone and none of your... Read more