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  1. DA honors 11 reg'l Gawad Saka awardeesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Agriculture office in Western Visayas will honor 11 outstanding individuals and groups as awardees of the Regional Gawad Saka Award 2014 on July 30 in glittering ceremonies at the Iloilo Midtown Hotel.

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  2. Taj Mahal of Negros OccidentalRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Sun-Star

    AGRA, Uttar Pradesh in India is known for its Taj Mahal, a white marble mausoleum built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife.

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  3. Security measures for BSAAR pushedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Sun-Star

    THE City Council of Bacolod approved Wednesday a resolution requesting the Department of Public Works and Highways, the Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office, and local government units to put up security measures to safeguard the lives and properties of the motorists passing by the Bacolod-Silay Airport Access Road .

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  4. Pacete: Vigan: Wonder CityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Sun-Star

    THERE is now a campaign for all Filipinos. Vote for Vigan to be one of the new seven wonder cities.

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  5. DPWH to install lights at airport roadRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Public Works and Highways has informed Talisay City Mayor Eric Saratan that a budget of P40 million has been allocated for the installation of LED lights at the Bacolod-Silay Airport Access Road where stone-throwing incidents causing damage to vehicles have been reported.

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  6. Looking for yourself? Check under an umbrellaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Sun-Star

    LAST April, I shared an article about umbrellas. How each of us have our own unique umbrellas, or gifts, that keep us dry from the rain or cool under the sun.

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  7. Honeyman: Ibaraki PrefectureRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Sun-Star

    THE recent visit of Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Maranon Jr. to Ibaraki Prefecture in Japan is very welcome.

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  8. Saturday shindigsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Sun-Star

    FROM a full Pinoy fiesta welcome party to a lavish ballet-themed night to celebrate a birthday-these two shindigs made my Saturday busier, and yes, really special.

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  9. Pacete: Battle of Patag in Silay City, 4Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Sun-Star

    SOME people make headlines while others make history. Most people have two motives for doing things: alternative and ulterior.

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  10. Negrense wins WV outstanding organic farmer awardRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Agriculture -Western Visayas will award Negrense Ramon "Chinchin" Uy Jr. as the Regional Outstanding Organic Agriculture Farmer at the Gawad Saka awarding ceremony on July 29 at Iloilo Midtown Hotel in Iloilo City.

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  11. Taxicab driver robbed, killed by passengersRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Sun-Star

    A TAXI driver was robbed and killed by his three passengers along the national highway of Hacienda Clarita in Barangay San Jose, E.B Magalona town, Negros Occidental Friday morning.

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  12. Sungka Festival of SilayRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Sun-Star

    THE 2nd Sungka Festival of Silay City held at the Balay Negrense Museum last July 5 brought in quite a crowd.

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  13. International kid campers to join cultural heritage tour in Silay CityRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Philippines Today

    The Silay City Government in Negros Occidental through its Tourism-Cultural Division will host the "Lagaw-Kultura sa Silay," a cultural heritage and hacienda tour, on July 16. This will be participated in by international children campers from the Philippines, Denmark, Norway, Costa Rica, Italy, Colombia, Mexico, Portugal and Vietnam.

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  14. PHO: Dengue cases in Negros down 88%Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Sun-Star

    DENGUE cases in Negros Occidental dropped by 88 percent in the first half of 2014 compared to the same period last year, records of the Provincial Health Office showed.

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  15. Pacete: Battle of Patag in Silay City, 2Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Sun-Star

    WAR does not determine who is right; war determines who is left! Sir Modesto Palacios Sa-onoy is a historian.

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  16. A new look for PAL Bacolod ticket officeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Sun-Star

    NATIONAL flag carrier Philippine Airlines inaugurated its newly refurbished Bacolod Ticket Office at the old Bacolod Airport in Barangay Singcang-Airport last Monday, July 7. PAL Bacolod branch head Rene Aviles, and Jun Sison, head of PAL operations at the Bacolod-Silay Airport, warmly welcomed Bacolod Mayor Monico Puentevella and other guests ... (more)

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  17. Pacete: Battle of Patag in Silay CityRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Sun-Star

    IT WAS a sentimental journey back in time when Silay City hosted the commemoration of the Battle of Patag.

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  18. Battle of Patag commemoratedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Sun-Star

    THE "Battle of Patag" in Barangay Patag, Silay City, Negros Occidental happened in 1945 during the Second World War, when American soldiers and Negrense guerillas fought against the Japanese forces.

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  19. Albee's brother says he's not running for CongressRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | Sun-Star

    JOSE Francisco "Kiko" Benitez, brother of Negros Occidental Rep. Alfredo "Albee" Benitez , dismissed reports that he is running for congressman to succeed his brother if the lawmaker's plan to aim for a senatorial slot pushes through.

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  20. Fighting malnutrition with BLTRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD City and Negros Occidental may be among the most progressive cities and provinces in the country but both topped the list of having the most number of malnourished children in public schools in Western Visayas last school year.

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