Aquino to take a breather

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on Aquino to take a breather 

MANILA, Jun 1 — Apparent president Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino will take a breather from stressful work by having a week-long hiatus in an undisclosed location.

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Pampanga provincial gov’t offers scholarship grants to college students

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on Pampanga provincial gov’t offers scholarship grants to college students 

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, June 1 – The provincial government will continuously offer scholarship grants to qualified college students in the province.

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Cebu provincial engineer checks vice gov's complaint on ‘sub-standard road work’

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on Cebu provincial engineer checks vice gov's complaint on ‘sub-standard road work’ 

CEBU CITY, June 1 – Cebu Provincial Engineer Eulogio Pelayre said he will verify Vice Governor Gregorio Sanchez’s complaints about “sub-standard” road projects in the province and make sure the official is referring to provincial and not national roads.

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NEDA 6 puts up development database

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on NEDA 6 puts up development database 

ILOILO CITY, June 1 – The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) is establishing a Regional Development Database System that will be useful for planning, policy-making, proposal preparation, and monitoring.

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Cebu university unfazed by CHED order to close Nursing program

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· 1 Comment 

CEBU CITY, June 1 – Officials of Southwestern University (SWU) in Cebu City, which was among the four schools in the city ordered by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) to close their Nursing programs, said they will send a “strong” letter to the commission to present their side of the issue.

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DSWD mulls forced evacuation to some 47,000 families affected by Maguindanao floods

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on DSWD mulls forced evacuation to some 47,000 families affected by Maguindanao floods 

SULTAN KUDARAT, Maguindanao, June 1 – The government is taking into consideration a force evacuation of some 47,000 families in two Maguindanao towns if they continue to resist appeals to flee as flood waters continue to rise.

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No more special election in Guimbal village on June 3 – Comelec

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on No more special election in Guimbal village on June 3 – Comelec 

ILOILO CITY, June 1 – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) here said that their will be no more special election for Barangay Generosa Cristolbal-Colon in Guimbal town on June 3.

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Police ready to serve as BEIs in Lanao special polls, undergo training in Marawi

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on Police ready to serve as BEIs in Lanao special polls, undergo training in Marawi 

COTABATO CITY, June 1 – Police personnel from three Mindanao regions have arrived in Marawi City to undergo training as board of election inspectors (BEIs) for the special elections in seven Lanao del Sur towns on Thursday.

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Baby, farmer’s wife killed, two wounded in shooting incident in ValenciaBy: Judy Flores-Partlow

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on Baby, farmer’s wife killed, two wounded in shooting incident in ValenciaBy: Judy Flores-Partlow 

DUMAGUETE CITY, June 1 – A one-year old girl and a woman were killed while two others were wounded in a shooting incident in Valencia, Negros Oriental over the weekend in what police investigators say was triggered by a long-standing family grudge.

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Fire chief discourages use of window iron grills

June 1, 2010 8:35 pm· Comments Off on Fire chief discourages use of window iron grills 

DUMAGUETE CITY, June 1 – Iron grills on windows and doors in many residential and business establishments may prevent or reduce break-ins but unknown to most people, these can also be a hindrance to fire fighters not just in containing a fire but in saving lives as well.

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