Bacolod City

Businessman Killed in ‘Robbery’?

Police authorities are puzzled and are still gathering evidences about the death of a businessman yesterday, January 28 at 1:18 a.m. in his rented apartment.

The businessman, identified as Peter Paul Paredes Yulo, single, was shot dead by a suspect who entered his apartment after he followed him along 19th-Aguinaldo Streets in Barangay 4, Bacolod City.

‘Strong Family in Jesus is the Best Defense Against Drugs’ - Gamboa

BACOLOD Councilor Wilson Gamboa, Jr. (left) joining Megumi Information Technology Center’s (MITC) “Crusade for Anti-Drugs Abuse and Resistance Endeavors” Bible discussion on the power of Jesus in sparing lives against the destruction of illegal drugs, last January 25, 2016. Invited guest speaker was Pastor John Bailey, together with Pastor Melecio Parcon Sr. and Pastor Michael Garcia. The Crusade is spearheaded by MITC President Naomi Tsujino, faculty members, parents and students with their slogan “Yes to Jesus, No to Drugs”.*

KMH Bowlers Dominate Dinagyang Duckpin Tourney

Bacolod-based Kami Mga Hubin (KMH) bowling club dominated the 2016 Dinagyang National Duckpin Bowling Tournament held in Iloilo last Sunday.

Skipper Robbie Elegado, Wilson Casas, Ricky Ondovilla, Ronald Fernandez, Odong Paran, Miko Apua, Essho Garcia, Toto Flores and Joval Damascus made Negros proud by beating INCIRBA President of Manila under Joey Arevalo. NSBA White Lily 1 captained by Jun Matalote of Novaliches came in third.

Toughie Stabbed Dead in Barangay 2, Bacolod City

A toughie in Barangay Villamonte who shot but missed a Purok Sigay, Barangay 2 resident was stabbed dead by the latter around 7:40 p.m. Monday, as three others were also stabbed dead in separate incidents in the province.

Police Officer 3 Noel Vergara, investigator on case of Police Station 2 identified the suspect as Eric Christian Ambong, 27, of Purok Consuelo, Barangay Villamonte.

Ambong sustained two fatal stab wounds in the stomach and chest and was rushed to Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital, but a few hours later declared him dead.

‘Greg is Not in Control’

Acting Bacolod City Mayor Greg Gasataya is “actually not in control of the situation the city is now in”, according to his predecessor.

Former Bacolod Vice Mayor Jude Thaddues Sayson gave Negros Daily Bulletin (NDB) his assessment of the recent issues plaguing the city under Gasataya’s term as acting mayor.

BACOLOD CITY Acting Mayor Greg Gasataya welcomes the newly appointed nurses and midwives of the Department of Health (DOH) for the Nurse Deployment Program (NDP) and Rural Health Midwives Placement Program (RHMPP) headed by Dr. Rodolfo Dumayas Jr.*


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