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Governor Marañon Turns Over Tanods’ 550K Insurance Claims

Gov. Alfredo Marañon, Jr. turned over a total of P550,000 to beneficiaries of the Barangay Insurance Program for Barangay Tanods, officials and employees, at the Capitol, yesterday (May 24).


Gov. Alfredo Marañon, Jr. (left) turns over a check worth P50,000 to the family of Tanod Romeo Tiapes of Brgy. Banga, Municipality of Candoni, yesterday.*(Capitol photo by Richard Malihan)

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.*