Bacolod City

PWDs support MKK

Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) of Bacolod City expressed support for the administration of Mayor Monico Puentevella and its flagship program known as Magbinuligay Kita sa Kauswagan (MKK).


Lowell Raner with Eva Hermocillas and W. Henry O. Streegan

Neighbor strafes neighbour in Villamonte

Police Station 4 under Chief Inspector John Ganzon responded after a woman reported that their neighbor went into a strafing spree at Makiling Street, Barangay Villamonte, Bacolod City, Sunday evening.

Complainant, Mrs. Edna Torres, 65, resident of the place reported to police authorities their neighbor Kim Damasco, of legal age, also resident of the place.

Torres said they were lucky none of them were hit.

Damasco escaped after the shooting spree and is being hunted down by police operatives.

KBDFI Turns Over 3 Motorcycles to BCPO

The Kasadya Bacolod Development Foundation Incorporated (KBDFI) turned over 3 motorcycles to the Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO), April 22, 2015 in fulfillment of their ticket selling and fundraising efforts during the celebration of last year's MassKara Festival.


Bacolod City Mayor Monico Puentevella (center) Kasadya Bacolod Development Foundation, Inc., President Rodereck Samonte and BCPO Deputy Chief Director of operations Danilo Francisco (L).

NPC Availed Kasanag Medical Services

Last Saturday, the members of the Negros Press Club were recipients of the medical services of Kasanag Foundation Inc. With the cooperation of the Philippine Army, its Civilian Military Operations group, the medical mission was a success. Members of the media were able to undergo medical examinations to include Fasting Blood Sugar testing, Blood Pressure identification. Experienced Medical Doctors headed by Dr. Francis Balzomo who is running for City Councilor of Bacolod City rendered their services for free. Free medicines were given to patients, to include the family of media practitioners. Aside from free medicines plus free reading eyeglasses.


John Chiong - Founder of Kasanag Foundation Inc., President of Citizens Crime Watch with Cancer Survivor Emir Rojas, NPC President-Teresa Ellera Dulla and Joery Llanera deliver their respective messages at the Medical Mission in partnership with the Kasanag Foundation Inc., and the Negros Press Club at the NPC Building, San Juan St. Bacolod City.*(Jun de los Reye/NDB photo)

BACIWA Hastens Bulk Water Supply

Considering that the demand of water supply from the Bacolod City Water District (BACIWA) is soaring inevitably, the District has already issued a notice to proceed the bulk water supply project to the Consortium. The notice was issued by BACIWA general manager Engr. Mario Macatangay late last week yet.

He said they expect the consortium will deliver the bulk water supply 18 months after serving the notice to proceed the project.