House Committee On Energy Admonishes NEA on BENECO Issue

The General Managership row of BENECO is far from over, and has now reached the courts and the Congress is now in tow. Recently, the House Committee on Energy unanimously passed a resolution compelling the National Electrification Administration (NEA) to strictly adhere with NEA Memo No. 2017-035 on the selection of General Managers of electric […]


Council Conducts Inquiry on Internet Services, Access

BAGUIO CITY – The City Council, during last Monday’s regular session, required the presence of all internet service providers in the city for an upcoming inquiry in aid of legislation pertaining to their different services for accessing, using, or participating in the internet in preparation and in view of the upcoming opening of classes for […]


Delta May Now Be the Dominant Variant in Baguio

Mayor Benjamin Magalong on Sept. 6 said the Delta variant may now be the dominant variant driving the current Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) case surge in the city.  The mayor said the city has been seeing a steady rise in cases in the past weeks now averaging more than 890 cases a week. He said latest […]


P1.2-M Marijuana Seized; Regional Top 10 Drug Personality Held

A farmer with a standing warrant of arrest for illegal drugs was arrested after operatives seized P1.2-M worth of Dried Marijuana bricks in a police chase and armed encounter in Bulanao, Tabuk City, Kalinga on September 7, 2021.  According to reports submitted to the Regional Director, PBGEN RONALD OLIVER LEE, disclosed that joint operatives of […]


Sagada Likely to Remain Closed to Tourists

BAGUIO CITY – The town of Sagada in Mountain Province is not keen on reopening its doors to tourists which was originally set in mid-September. “Sa sitwasyon ngayon (with the current situation), I don’t see us opening this September especially with cases in other areas surging,” Mayor James Pooten said in a phone interview Wednesday […]


PAGCOR Grants P65M for City Projects

BAGUIO CITY – State-owned Philippine Amusement Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) committed to provide some P65 million for the implementation of various priority development projects of the city government to help in sustaining the growth and development of the country’s undisputed Summer Capital. PAGCOR Chairperson Andrea Domingo made the commitment to Mayor Benjamin B. Magalong during a […]


Magkasangga Tayo – GM Licoben is the Man!!! | Blind Item (Part 3)

Blind Item (Part 3)- Mukhang maraming natutuwa sa aking mga blind items at madami dami daw ang kumontak ang nagtatanong kung sinu-sino ang aking mga tinutukoy. Nuong 1st part ng aking blind items ay aking inihayag itong si bilyonaryong makasariling magaling mag underground ng kanyang running mate  na kandidato na master showman, isang tunay na […]


Hataw na Kaibigan – CALTS – A Useless Piece of Paper?! | Mukha Ngang Inutil Talaga ang NCIP?

Certificates of Ancestral Land Titles (CALTs)  ng mga Ancestral Land Claimants –a useless piece of paper?!?!- Bagamat hindi ako isang abogago este abogado ngunit  base sa aking pagkakaunawa ay ang naging pinal na desisyon ng Korte Suprema hinggil sa mga CALTs issued sa Casa Vallejo, Pacdal Circle, Wright Park at Lualhati ay may pagkakaiba ang […]


Over 72% Eligible Population Vaccinated In Baguio

BAGUIO CITY – The city government has inoculated with coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines around 72.42 percent of its eligible population or those who are 18 years old and above. Based on the recent report of the Health Service Office (HSO) on August 23, the city has given full doses to 89,918 of the population […]


Covid-19 Infection Among Kids In Baguio Increasing

Baguio City noted an increase in the number of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections among children aged one to 17 years old.  Mayor Benjamin Magalong said a total of 164 confirmed cases had been recorded in said age group from Aug. 1 to 20.  “We have seen increase of cases comprising of persons who belong to […]