NEGROS DAILY BULLETIN (www.ndb-online.com) NEWS-INFO Alert*
- Passengers swell in terminals for New Year exodus; Authorities tighten air, sea, land travel security & safety
- Today Dec. 30 is Rizal Day a non-working holiday; It is also a No-Gambling Day per Republic Act 229 signed in the 1940s
- New Year Countdown program at the Bacolod Gov't Center starts at 6 p.m. tom. Dec. 31 to end 6 a.m. Jan. 1, 2013; Bigger fireworks display to welcome 2013
- Negros Press Club president Arman Toga to media colleagues: "Let us instill respect & friendship with one another regardless of personal views & affiliations, as we keep preserving press freedom & supporting pro-people advocacies"
- Army 302nd IB commander Col. Patrimonio says NPA leader Mendrez was nabbed by cops who were merely assisted by soldiers, Says it did not violate ceasefire pact because law enforcement suspension is not included in Christmas truce agreement
- Cong. Golez on alleged threesome sex video with actresses Katya Santos & Maui Tailor sent to media: "A cheap political trick, it won't stop me from serving Bacolodnons"
- PNP operatives on watch vs. Holiday Season criminals, scammers
- 62 died in Bacolod road mishaps from Jan. to Dec. 28, 2012, with 35 of them motorcycle riders
- Prov'l SPM Patrick Lacson: "P20k employees' bonus can be released by Gov. Marañon through his discretionary fund or surplus & savings, Salary hike will happen despite 2013 budget disapproval"; Gov. Marañon says prov'l gov't-assisted hospitals' casual staffing to be affected by budget disapproval
- Huge rock from a mountainside in Brgy. Igmaya-an, Don Salvador Benedicto destroyed a house & injured a Cajilig family member
- Holy Family High School in Sum-ag, Bacolod holding 42nd Alumnae Homecoming today Sunday
Guest speaker Cmdr. Romy Redelicia (left photo), chief executive officer of POEA-registered job placement company Yes International Resources, addresses almost 200 graduates of the NFSP Skills Training Center in Bacolod City.*
Seated L-R: DSWD Region 6 project development officer Ma. Teresa Comoda, Administrative Officer IV Lunie Lasquite, DSSD OIC Sally Abelarde and Councilor Em Ang, SP chair on Social Services, release funds for Cash-for-Work to 113 beneficiary families, at the Bacolod City Government Center last December 21, 2012.*
December 24, 2012 NEGROS DAILY BULLETIN (ndb-online.com) NEWS-INFO Alert:*
- P500k fire razed stores & kiosks at Crossing Manalo in Mandalagan, Bacolod early this morning
- "Parents must never allow their kids to play with firecrackers & pyrotechnics"
- Just like the Dec. 21 Doomsday flop - For the 2nd year, the "proclamation as world prince" of non-Bible believer Altres De Dios & his Subic, Zambalez-based VOGSOPAI group's "millions for their members" did not happen yesterday; More to file large scale estafa charges; PNP warns anew vs. VOGSOPAI
- Mayor Bing Leonardia urging Bacolodnons to preserve city's gains, Wishing them a merry Christmas
- Former Bacolod Cong. Monico Puentevella: "Peace & love to everyone."
- 3 died when a sugarcane-loaded trailer rammed & fell on a waiting shed in Orong, Kabankalan; A Hinigaranon died when his motorcycle slammed into a taxi cab infront of Gaisano City Bacolod
- Today Monday a non-working holiday
- LTO, PNP are urged to check overloaded sugarcane trucks, too!
- Former Bacolod Councilor Greg Gasataya wishing Bacolodnons & Negrosanons God's blessings this Season
- Bacolod Cong. Tony Golez: "Wishing all the best for everyone"
- Former Sen. Migz Zubiri urges all to join efforts for the environment, Greets Negrenses a "peaceful and merry Christmas"
- Deaths, serious injuries reported in motorcycle mishaps along Araneta in Singcang & Tangub, Bacolod
- Typhoon Pablo victims in Mindanao are appealing for more help, Survive on trickles of relief aid reaching them
- Fake P500 bills reported in Kabankalan
- Bacolod PNP spokesman Supt. Rapiz says downtown is crowded, beware of pickpocket & snatching; Says don't text or talk to strangers to avoid getting gypped by scammers
- "Malipayon nga Paskwa sa tanan nga Bacolodnon," from FRANK CARBON, MBCCI & WEESAM EXPRESS; Weesam Bcd-Ilo v.v. Schedule of Departures: 6:30am, 8:10am, 9:50am, 11:30am, 1:10pm, 2:50pm, 4:45pm.
- "Cut down on food wastage, Prepare just enough for a meal"
- Cops are urged to record all crimes
- Know more unfulfilled promises of Altres De Dios' VOGSOPAI, Visit www.untvweb.com/video/ito-ang-balita/#video=8893
- ATTY. ENOY NOVERO: "May HE who was born in a manger 2000 years ago be born in your heart this Christmas!"
- FORMER SPM JUN GAMBOA & ATTY. BONG DILAG: "Let us share our blessings with our less fortunate brothers & sisters. Merry Christmas."
- UNA's Isabela town mayoralty bet Job Medenceles withdrew his candidacy, leaving NPC's mayoralty bet Enrique "Quito" Montilla unopposed
- LTO, DPWH warning overloaded passenger vehicles & sugarcane trucks
- Prov'l Gov't employees wearing black on Dec. 26 to protest non-approval of 2013 budget, as they & governor call on SP to reconsider
- Vice governor says add'l P20k bonus of prov'l employees must be taken from the savings of 2012 budget & their salary hike can be outsourced & imposed next year
- Cong. JV Ejercito Estrada extends goods, financial help to the family in Moises Padilla of Army Sgt. Olivarez who died in Mindanao due to Typhoon Pablo.