Coronation of Isabela Queen to highlight fiesta culmination

The coronation of this year’s queen of the fiesta celebration of Isabela town tomorrow, Saturday night is the highlight of the culmination of the weeklong festivities that kicked off, April 18.

ISABELA MAYOR Enrique Montilla III (left) officiates the wedding of 108 couples yesterday morning, one of the highlights of the annual town fiesta which kicked off last April 18, 2016, with the highlights slated tomorrow, Saturday, April 23.*

DILG Evaluates Negros Occ. for Seal of Good Local Governance Award

The Provincial Government of Negros Occidental went through document review and evaluation for the Seal of Good Local Governance Award from the Dept. of Interior and Local Government (DILG).

Gov. Alfredo Marañon, Jr. (seated 3rd from left) together with the Regional Assessment Team lead by DILG – Negros Oriental OIC Provincial Director, Dennis Quiñones, Atty. Tabitha Tinagan of the Silliman University Government Affairs Center, together with the Capitol department heads at the Governor’s Office, yesterday.* (Capitol photo by Richard Malihan)

Bacoleña Artist Given Art Award

Joan Honoridez, founding president of the Association of Negros Artists is the only Bacoleña artist who was named one of the Natatanging Pintor na Tagataguyod ng Sining-Biswal awardees during the Bahay Kubo ng Sining (Bakusi) Foundation night held at the Insular Life Auditorium, Alabang, Muntinlupa on March 8, 2016.

Natatanging Pintor na Tagataguyod ng Sining-Biswal awardee Joan Honoridez (5th from left), together with the son of Ed Castrillo, Tam Austria, Fernando Sena, Romulo Galicano, Chona de Robles, and the other awardees from other parts of the Philippines.*


One of the famous sacred church in Cebu, the Simala Church. Simala Shrine or the Monastery of the Holy Eucharist is located at Marian Hills, Lindogonm Sibongan, Cebu which is 2 hours travel from Cebu City.

Malou T. Esmeres (L) and cousin Bimbim Pelayo-Sugon enjoying the serene and holy atmoshere of Cebu’s top religious tourist attraction in the famed Simala Shrine, also known as the Monastery of the Holy Eucharist.*

Join SM Musical Moms, Win P50T

This Mother’s Day, the spotlight is on Mom, of course! SM City Bacolod is encouraging moms everywhere to shine by showcasing their talents through Musical Moms, a group singing contest to be held at the SM City Bacolod north atrium on May 7 at 4:00 pm.

Form your singing mom group, show the SM City Bacolod crowd what you’ve got, and compete for a whopping P50,000 in shopping money!*