D’Strafford Survey Showing Duterte on 3rd Spot is “Bogus”

On April 20, survey firm D’Strafford Inc. released a non-commissioned presidential pre-electoral survey that showed Roxas and Poe statistically tied at the top spot [Sun.Star]. Netizens were shocked, especially since the results do not match those of well-known survey firms Pulse Asia and SWS, where Roxas consistently ranked either 3rd or 4th among the five […]


Amnesty for electric, water connections effective May 10

BAGUIO CITY – The city council approved on third and final reading a proposed ordinance granting amnesty to applicants for electric and water connections in the city effective May 10, 2016. Under the approved local legislative measure, applications for amnesty shall be filed with the City Building and Architecture Office (CBAO) in case of electric […]


PDEA burns P4.2 M-worth of marijuana in Kalinga

TABUK CITY, Kalinga – – The Philippine Drugs Enforcement Agency (PDEA) burned 88 marijuana bricks and at least 200 uprooted dried marijuana plants at the Provincial Police Office grounds, here. John Balao-as of PDEA-Cordillera Region said the burned illegal stuff confiscated in separate anti-illegal drugs operations by police enforcement teams in the province was valued […]


BCPO refutes high crime rate report

BAGUIO CITY – The leadership of the Baguio City Police (BCPO) belied earlier reports that the city is the sixth most dangerous urban center in the country because of alleged high crime rate over the past six years, saying that the city’s crime data has been true and correct because of the awareness of police […]


Domogan backs study for public transport system

BAGUIO CITY – The city government supports the conduct of the required feasibility study to ascertain the most feasible public transport system that will be put in place not only in the city but also within the Baguio-La Trinidad-Itogon-Sablan-Tuba-Tublay (BLISTT) area. Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan said coming up with a lasting solution to the city’s […]


ERS machines in Irisan still operational

BAGUIO CITY– The city general services office belied insinuations by critics of the present administration that the two multi-million Environmental Recycling System (ERS) machines lodged in Irisan are not operational, saying that such unverified allegations are false, baseless and prejudicial to the interest of the city. City General Services Officer Romeo D. Concio said one […]

Know your Public Servant

Kabsat Elaine Dominguez-Sembrano,

Serbisyong Marangal at Matapat Elaine Dominguez-Sembrano is once more presenting herself and her legislative action program for a fresh mandate as reelectionist candidate for city councilor of Baguio. Siya po ay laking Baguio, taga-Baguio, at tulad ninyo ay lubos na nagmamahal sa Baguio. Igorot na, Ilokana pa, pero sa huli, Pilipinang-pilipina! Like you, she grew […]


New tyrannies, rising inequality threaten fragile civil liberties

Is democracy a political luxury poor countries cannot afford? The rise of the Davao City strongman, Rodrigo Duterte, in the presidential polls—and among all classes of the electorate—has raised some alarm over the future of our civil rights and representative processes. Taken together with the emergence of Ferdinand R. Marcos as the leading candidate for […]


Clamor for Mar, Binay to withdraw snowballs

LIFE’S INSPIRATIONS: “… You faithfully answer our prayers with awesome deeds, O God our savior. You are the hope of everyone on earth, even those who sail on distant seas…” (Psalm 65:5, the Holy Bible). -ooo- GRACE POE BENEFITTING FROM TRILLANES EXPOSES VS. DUTERTE: The greatest beneficiary, or so it would seem now, of the […]


• Ako para sa Pagbabago!!! • Ilang araw na lang at MAGKAKADAYAAN NA!!!

Ako ara sa Pagbabago – Mga mahal na tagasubaybay at nagbabasa ng aking simpleng kolum, inaanyayahan ko kayo na i-konsidera ninyo ang mga sumusunod na kandidato. Para Presidente – JEJOMAR BINAY, Bise Presidente- BONG BONG MARCOS, Congressman- Mark Go, Mayor- DEL CLARAVALL, Vice Mayor – Ed Bilog at ang labin-isang Councilors (pasensya na po mga […]