Photo Journal

President Aquino gets an actual briefing of the geographical situation of Guiwan from Mayor Beng Climaco and City Police Director Sr. Supt. Angelito Casimiro during the latter's visit to the blast site Sunday. -- City Hall photo

President Benigno Aquino III inspects the blast site outside Fantacy Club along Lobregat Highway in Guiwan during a visit in Zamboanga City Sunday. -- Hader Glang

Relatives of inmates mill outside the City Jail as authorities cancelled the visiting hours in the wake of President Aquino's inspection of the place yesterday. --  Remus Ong

Sr. Insp. Ryan Pabalinas (Right), one seven officers killed along with almost 50 police commandos in a deadly clash with MILF and BIFF forces in Maguindanao . This photo was taken in 2012 when Pabalinas was the Special Action Force 2nd Company commander based in Isabela City. With him in

The Mazda sedan driven by Betle Jon Baraquias when he was shot by a gunman at the entrance road of Canelar Moret. -- Brigada Radyo photo

Mayor Beng Climaco together with City Administrator Antonio Orendain Jr. and City Health Officer Rodel Agbulos receives from the National Anti-Poverty Commission a plaque for the city's all-encompassing anti-poverty programs.

Dr. Nimfa Torrizo, DOH 9 RD, presiding over the Regional Nutrition and Anti-Hunger Committee's first quarter meeting.

Committee members of the Regional Nutrition and Anti-Hunger Committee convened at the Grand Astoria Hotel on Monday, January 19

Ms. Melanie Lear of WMSU presenting the information materials for the Breastfeeding flyers

Dr. Rodelin Agbulos, City Health Officer, was also present to provide an update of the SMART Survey

City Hall warns litterbugs, readies anti…

30 Jan 2015 Hits:28 Top stories

Litterbugs beware! In a bid to keep Zamboanga City clean, the local government through will once again implement, this time strictly and vigorously, the anti-littering law as provided for under Ordinance No. 211, a codification of all existing sanitary ordinances, rules and regulations. Assistant City Administrator Raymond Padayhag said the citywide anti-littering campaign will be carried out by “Task Force Limpiesa” in coordination with the Office of the City Environment and Natural Resources (OCENR), but added that his main focus are the litterbugs within the city’s central financial district. Padayhag, however, clarified that an information campaign will first be conducted from February 1-15... Read more

Inside Stories

CEB takes delivery of brand new Airbus …

31 Jan 2015 Hits:0 Inside Stories

The Philippines’ leading carrier, Cebu Pacific (PSE: CEB) accepted delivery of its 30th brand-new Airbus A320 aircraft which arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) yesterday, January 25, 2015. With this delivery, CEB now operates a fleet of 53 aircraft comprised of 30 Airbus A320, 10 Airbus A319, 5 Airbus... Read more


KAKAMPI MO ANG BATAS: Will there be an …

31 Jan 2015 Hits:1 Opinions

BY Atty. BATAS MAURICIO   LIFE’ INSPIRATIONS: “…Sitting down, Jesus called the Twelve and said, `Anyone who wants to be first must be the very last, and the servant of all’…” (Jesus, our God and Savior, in Mark 9:35, the Holy Bible). * * * * FRESH STRAWBERRIES, SALADS, CONTAIN POISON? Here’s a warning... Read more

Social Whirl

Zamboangueña ad model Ivy de Barras-Lau…

27 Jan 2015 Hits:74 Social Whirl

 Zamboangueña ad model Ivy de Barras-Laughton in The Kuwait Times

Zamboangueña Ivy de Barras-Laughton continues to bring pride to Zamboanga City as a high-end ads model in Kuwait. A nurse by profession ( a graduate of Western Mindanao State University), she is also a gifted and an artistic person. She sings well, she takes good pictures, a sought-after host, a... Read more

PEP Talk

Search for the 2015 Outstanding Artists …

30 Jan 2015 Hits:0 Pep Talk

Search for the 2015 Outstanding Artists in Zamboanga City is on

The Association of Creative and Performing Artists of Zamboanga or ACPAZ is making an announcement thru Pep Talk the Search for the 2015 Most Outstanding Artists of Zamboanga City this year. This recognition is in relation with the celebration of Arts Month next month (February), according to ACPAZ President Emeritus... Read more