BuCor Senate hearings: Bakit pinalusot si Bato at Faeldon?

The GCTA law is a complicated mess. BuCor is neck-high in corruption allegations. We can do without the politicking and vendetta, Senators. Nakayayanig ang mga nahalungkat sa mga hearing ng Senado tungkol sa katiwalian sa Bureau of Corrections. Papeles ng good conduct na binebenta Certificates ng pagkakasakit na may presyo Marami ring kuwento ng pagpasok […]


PNP, NBI probe death of PMA cadet

BAGUIO CITY — An official of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) on Thursday said the probe into the death of a fourth-class cadet is now in the hands of the police and the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI). Major Reynan Afan, acting chief of PMA’s Public Affairs Office, said in a statement that the Philippine […]


Waterway easements to be cleared of encroachments too

BAGUIO CITY – The city will also start clearing easements of rivers and tributaries of illegal structures and encroachments as part of the drive to revitalize its water resources. Mayor Benjamin Magalong Sept. 17 directed the City Buildings and Architecture Office, City Environment and Parks Management Office and the City Engineering Office to start the […]


City to auction properties of delinquent taxpayers

BAGUIO CITY – The City Treasury Office warned delinquent real property owners the city government will be constrained to subject their properties to public auction once their unpaid real property taxes will not be settled the soonest. City Treasurer Alex Cabarrubias said the City Assessor’s Office already submitted to his office the cleansed list of […]


Mayor waits for investigation findings before acting on judo team vs CebuPac issue

BAGUIO CITY — Mayor Benjamin Magalong brokered a meeting with members of the local judo team and representatives from Cebu Pacific last week at City Hall regarding the team’s assertion that they were allegedly not allowed to board the plane bound for Palawan to join the Batang Pinoy National Finals where Team Baguio successfully defended […]


Keep cleared roads for public use, La Trinidad dad appeals

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – – The local chief executive here seeks the cooperation of owners of establishments and structures cleared from obstructing public roads and sidewalks to keep the areas free for public use. Mayor Romeo Salda made the appeal as the local government unit continues its road clearing operations in compliance with President Rodrigo […]


CPLA parade not sanctioned by local government

BAGUIO CITY – Mayor Benjamin B. Magalong announced the city government did not sanction the conduct of a parade in the city’s central business district last September 13, 2019 by an ousted faction of the Cordillera Peoples Liberation Army (CPLA) to celebrate the historic Mount Data peace accord entered between the Philippine government under former […]


3 nabbed for transport of P2.9-M marijuana in Ifugao, Tarlac

BAGUIO CITY— Authorities have arrested three persons after yielding dried marijuana bricks worth PHP2.9 million in Ifugao province and Tarlac, a report said on Tuesday. Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Cordillera Administrative Region (PDEA-CAR) information officer Rosel Sarmiento said 16 bricks and four in tubular form of marijuana worth PHP2.5 million were seized from Christian Quintos and […]


“Cultural Walk” envisioned for Burnham Park redevelopment

BAGUIO CITY – A pedestrianized Burnham Park showcasing the ethnicity of the Cordillera through a “Cultural Walk” theme is being worked-out by a 25-man technical working group formulated for the preparation of a master development plan. In a meeting of the TWG led by co-chairpersons Architect Joseph Alabanza and Councilor Maria Mylen Victoria Yaranon on […]


Activities lined up for HRT weekend in Baguio

BAGUIO CITY – The Hotel and Restaurant Association of Baguio (HRAB) lined up various crowd-drawing events to celebrate the 15th edition of the Hotel and Restaurant Tourism (HRT) Weekend in the city within the coming weeks. On September 30, 2019, the candidates for the Search for Mr. and Ms. HRAB will be participating in the […]