Mayor Durano asked to spare Comelec officials from disbarment charges

February 19, 2012 11:26 am· Comments Off on Mayor Durano asked to spare Comelec officials from disbarment charges 

CEBU CITY, Feb. 18 – Cebu Provincial Election Supervisor Lionel Marco Castillano has said that it is the right of Danao City Mayor Ramon Durano Jr. and his legal counsel Gloria Lastimosa Dalawampu to exhaust all legal remedies to stop the verification of signatures and thumb marks in the recall election against him.

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De Venecia inaugurates 6 classrooms under P-Noy school building program

February 19, 2012 11:26 am· Comments Off on De Venecia inaugurates 6 classrooms under P-Noy school building program 

DAGUPAN CITY, Feb. 18 –Pangasinan Fourth District Rep. Gina de Venecia inaugurated on Friday the newly-built six-room school building of the East Central Integrated School in Barangay Mayombo here on Friday.

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President Aquino to lead the inauguration of P594-M hospital in Aurora province on Sunday

February 19, 2012 11:26 am· Comments Off on President Aquino to lead the inauguration of P594-M hospital in Aurora province on Sunday 

BALER, Aurora, Feb. 18 — President Benigno S. Aquino III will lead on Sunday the inauguration of the newly-completed P594-million Aurora Memorial Hospital (AMH) here, which has been hailed by Japan as the "most elegant government hospital" ever built in the Philippines by the Japanese government.

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Zambo’s fisheries college phases out secondary level

February 19, 2012 11:26 am· Comments Off on Zambo’s fisheries college phases out secondary level 

ZAMBOANGA CITY , Feb. 18 – After operating for 55 years as a secondary and colleges for fishery related courses, the Zamboanga State College of Marine Science and Technology (ZSCMST) will phase out its high school department starting next school year.

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Two motorcycle-riding gunmen kill Fil-Chinese nurse in Davao City

February 19, 2012 11:26 am· Comments Off on Two motorcycle-riding gunmen kill Fil-Chinese nurse in Davao City 

DAVAO CITY, Feb. 18 – A Filipino-Chinese registered nurse was shot to death by two motorcycle-riding assailants at 12 noon Saturday in Paciano Bangoy Street here.

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Junk shop owners warned against buying stolen transmission tower parts

February 19, 2012 11:26 am· Comments Off on Junk shop owners warned against buying stolen transmission tower parts 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Feb. 18 – Zamboanga City Police Office (ZCPO) director Sr. Supt. Edwin de Ocampo has warned junk shop owners against buying parts of power transmission line towers.

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Dagupan SP in no hurry to OK Tsunami Hill

February 19, 2012 11:26 am· Comments Off on Dagupan SP in no hurry to OK Tsunami Hill 

DAGUPAN CITY, Feb. 18 –The Sangguniang Panlungsod is in no hurry to approve the funding for a proposed Tsunami Hill on the island barangay of Pugaro.

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Two-day food festival set in Zamboanga City

February 19, 2012 11:26 am· Comments Off on Two-day food festival set in Zamboanga City 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Feb. 18 – The city government has set a food festival, a showcase of finest Zamboangueño delicacies, from Feb. 23 to 24, as one of the prime highlights of the Dia de Zamboanga (Zamboanga Charter Day) celebration.

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WB officials laud ARMM for its social fund projects

February 19, 2012 11:26 am· Comments Off on WB officials laud ARMM for its social fund projects 

PARANG, Maguindanao, Feb. 19 — World Bank officials have lauded the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Social Fund Project (ASFP) for its good practice which centers on strong collaboration among its stakeholders in the region.

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Okinawa Gov. asks key U.S. base not be fixed under new policy

February 19, 2012 11:26 am· Comments Off on Okinawa Gov. asks key U.S. base not be fixed under new policy 

NAHA, Japan, Feb. 18 — Okinawa Gov. Hirokazu Nakaima on Saturday urged Defense Minister Naoki Tanaka to ensure that Japan-U.S. talks on reviewing the realignment of U.S. forces in Japan does not lead to the U.S. Marine Corps' Futenma Air Station becoming permanently fixed in its current location, in the center of a major urban area of Okinawa.

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