Hard work Is The Key

MITCH M. LIPA Success can take many forms but behind it all is hard work. This is how Engineer Michael Soliva, Bacolod City Water District acting general manager, sums up

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Leon Kilat: Life and heroism

PENN T. LARENA He may not be considered to be in the league of the country’s renowned national heroes, such as Jose Rizal, Apolinario Mabini, and Andres Bonifacio, but he

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GM Dan: Leading by example

The National Association of General Managers of Electric Cooperatives in the Philippines recently elected its new set of officers, and Central Negros Electric Cooperative acting general manager, Atty. Danny Pondevilla,

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Opeña’s Rendezvous @ 100

PENN T. LARENA Opeña’s, one of the home-grown and purely local fast-food restaurants in Dumaguete City, is celebrating its centennial this year. Founded in 1921 by Brother Knight Aquilino Opeña

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‘Padayon’ Bacolod

Life as a public official is never easy with challenges coming from all directions. But what keeps Bacolod City Mayor Evelio “Bing” Leonardia standing is the support of his family,

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One Fight against COVID-19

Bacolod is economically independent as a highly-urbanized city. But still, the City of Smiles is an integral part of Negros Occidental and should synergize its vision with the rest of

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Negros Spanish Connection

PENN T. LARENA The Spanish influence on the Negrosanon culture has been profound, having originated from its pueblo, personaje, and apellido. From the late 1500s until 1898, Spain controlled the

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‘Vaccines work’

Scattered all over the world are esteemed Bacolodnons, who not only succeeded in their chosen field, but are doing works that literally, could save the human race. One of them

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Students join Limpio Verde Festival

MITCH M. LIPA Elementary and high school students with talents for drawing and painting participated in the 15th Limpio Verde Festival poster-making contest at the newly-established tourism site in Mandayao

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