The officers of the Federation of Filipino Chinese Chambers of Commerce turn over to Mayor Beng Climaco several boxes of relief goods for distribution to indigents in the city during the Christmas season. -- Joey Bautista
The muzzles of service firearms of all policemen in the region,including those of the City Police Office were taped to stop or prevent them from using it in revelry during the celebration of Christmas Eve. -- Dan Toribio Jr.
Officers and men of the Special Action Force receive a cash reward from the City Government through Mayor Beng Climaco for their prompt response during the hostage taking incident in Baliwasan two weeks ago. Also in photo are City Police Director Col. Angelito Casimiro and Task Force Zamboanga Chief Col.
Ruby Samano hugs her husband, Corporal Benjamin Samano after he and PFC Alvin Ricarte were released by the New People’s Army in Montevista town, Compostela Valley on December 21, 2014. The two soldiers were captured in a raid in Sumifru compound in New Corella, Davao del Norte on Decmeb. --
The last session of the City Council for the fiscal calendar year 2014 was held yesterday. In photo are Councilor Gerky Valesco, Charlie Mariano, Vincent Paul Elago, Rommel Agan, Kim Elago and Percival Ramos. -- Allen Abastillas
29 Dec 2014 Hits:18 Top stories
Mayor Beng Climaco has urged the police and military authorities to never let their guard down particularly during the holiday season, as she reaffirmed her administration’s support to peace and security. The mayor said this even as she commended and thanked the police and military authorities for all their efforts that led to the peaceful and orderly observance of Christmas in Zamboanga City. She said similar vigilance and heightened security measures should continue to the days leading to the new year and beyond. Security, the mayor stressed remains to be one of her administration’s top priority other than health and education in the... Read more
29 Dec 2014 Hits:13 Inside Stories
By LEILANI S. JUNIO The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is calling on the public to closely examine the underlying reasons why problems on children in conflict with the law (CICL) are surfacing along with the need to give them a chance to reform themselves into better citizens of... Read more
29 Dec 2014 Hits:10 Opinions
By REMEDIOS F.MARMOLEÑO Now that December 25 is past and we are done with our own interpretations of how to celebrate Christmas I feel I can let off with my own observations without coming across as another Grinch. I must admit that Christmas is not a peaceful time for me, seeing the... Read more
15 Dec 2014 Hits:121 Social Whirl
It was one merry and jolly Christmas event last December 6 at the Crystal Ballroom of Grand Astoria Hotel. The officers and members of the Circulo ZICANAG (Zamboanga Ilonggo Circle from Iloilo, Capiz, Aklan, Negros Occidental, Antique, and Guimaras) had their 2014 Christmas Party and Fellowship.The night was filled of... Read more
29 Dec 2014 Hits:17 Pep Talk
Dynamic businesswoman and now based in Manila, Zamboangueña Cory Navarro, spearheaded a successful Christmas Dental Mission and Gift Giving for Aetas at Subic, Clark last December 20. Cory, who was elected as the president of the Inner Wheel Club of the Philippines Inc. (IWCP) of Pasay Edsa under District 381... Read more