Talisay City

Sustain and Continue the Gains of the City

The current leadership of the City of Talisay that has propelled the City to achieve national recognition and have been seen by local and international

Mayor Doc Eric Saratan – Talisay City, Negros Occidental.

investors as a progressing City is due to the relentless and bold leadership of Mayor Doc Eric Saratan placed the City of Talisay to where it is now.

The P35 Billion township investments placed in Bacolod and Talisay City by Megaworld surely lifts up the economic boost of the City. The health and education programs of the City and the projects that are geared for the people to progress and thrive are all in place. The continued momentum for sustaining the said feats will depend on how the people appreciates the efforts of its leaders and how it has drawn the City’s Vision and working for the realization of it.

Talisay also promotes the City’s Vision to be among the Top 5 leading retirement destinations in the country by the year 2020. Clean and orderly Barangays and a peaceful community for everybody has always been the goal of Mayor Eric as various Civic and private groups along with the people continue to embrace the vision of the City.

Ma Asks Sons to Surrender

A mother knows what’s best for her children.

The mother, who refuses to be identified, has asked her sons to surrender after killing a dispatcher and a neighbor at Hacienda Socorro, Barangay Matab-ang about 10:30, Tuesday evening.

First to yield on Wednesday was John Pasculado, 28 years old, followed by his twin brother James and their older brother Ronnie, 32 years old.

Their mother wanted to see them surrender to authorities rather than be fugitives.

Cab Driver Foils Holdup Try

A taxi driver foiled a hold up attempt and survived being killed by his passenger in Matab-ang, Barangay Concepcion in Talisay City, Negros Occidental, Saturday night.

Felicisimo Osanga, of legal age and resident of Escalante City, Negros Occidental was driving MML Taxi when flagged down by a suspect in Barangay Estefania, Bacolod City to be brought to Bacolod-Silay Airport.

But upon reaching the area, the suspect announced a hold up.

CELEBRATING FAMILY (Talisay City Day Care Workers Association gathers parents and kids)


The Talisay City Day Care Workers Association celebrates “Family Day” at the Talisay City Public Plaza where hundreds of Day Care Workers along with the children filled the venue for the said gathering. Fun and games for the children and each Day Care prepared food corners for their respective areas.

Talisay First Lady Sheila Yap-Saratan lauded the organizers, officers of various day care centers in Talisay City for gathering parents and children in advancing the cause for gender equality and children’s rights. * (TALISAY CMO-PIO PHOTO)