Archive for the ‘Major Events’ Category

Cabalit brands Lim a “dictator”

Beleaguered Taloto Captain Faro Cabalit did not mince words in branding City Mayor Dan Neri Lim as a “dictator”- chief executive after a display of  absolute power shown by the mayor in installing Cogon Barangay Captain Philipp “Pepot” Besas as the new City ABC president...

Relief actions stepped up for typhoon victims

CAGAYAN DE ORO. Relief operation is not only restricted in providing foodstuffs, medicines and shelter but also on psycho-social aspect to victims of tropical storm “Sendong” that devastated this capital city of Misamis Oriental, indicated the report of the Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council...

Fire hits BISU Bilar last night

BILAR. The huge complex of the Bohol Island State University (BISU) was spared from having been leveled to the ground in a fire which hit one of its cottages past 6 o’clock  last night. Riverside Barangay Captain Chanel Luzano, during an interview with dyRD’s “Tagbilaran-By-Nite”...

Everester Emata, natural farming guru Lim arriving

Everester Emata, natural farming guru Lim arriving Are you health conscious? Here’s one event that will bring into one’s full consciousness that exercise and eating the right foods can make one healthy and strong. Everester Erwin “Pastor” Emata and  Andry Lim, the country’s guru in natural farming, will be arriving this weekend...

Cartel manipulating oil pump prices, LPG here?

Oligopolists in the local oil market taking advantage of the alleged nationwide cartel must have been behind the higher prices of petroleum products in Bohol compared to prices in nearby provinces. Former Governor Victor de la Serna was tempted to suspect this scenario amid the...

Boholanos outraged over gruesome slay

Governor Edgar Chatto declared that the entire Boholano population is enraged by the rape and gruesome killing of the cashier of Bohol Divers Resort’s U-bar that woke up the entire province from the complacency  after the news of a much reduced crime rate. In support,...

Non-segregation of waste means penalty – city gov’t

City residents who will be caught dumping non-segregated wastes in the streets  will now face penalty or will be charged in court. This was disclosed to the Chronicle by City Solid Waste Management chief Engr. Edmond Jimenez last Friday. Jimenez explained that the city of...

City Airport stays open, Costes assures

There is no plan to close the Tagbilaran City airport runway and suspend the flights even as runway works will be conducted. This was the categorical assurance issued by  Assistant General Manager Ed Costes of the Civil Aviation of the Phils. (CAAP) when called by...

All-out war vs. drugs launched

Both the Philippine National Police and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency have mobilized all their units and ally agencies to purge Bohol from the illegal drugs trade. Heeding the call of Governor Edgar Chatto to zero in on illegal drugs as the root of all...