My options are open, says former Bais City Mayor Karen Villanueva in response to reports she is running for Mayor in Bais Ciy in 2016 or get another crack in the congressional seat of the 2nd district.

March 2, 2015 News

  Villanueva said she is in the process of consulting the constituents in the second district just like when she ran in 2013 against the incumbent Cong. George P Arnaiz.   She said, the results in Dumaguete then was very encouraging in thanking those who believer in her capability as … Read the full article…

A former legislator, who is the main author of the Clean Air Act has realized that it is more easier to make laws than to implement them especially laws on environment, being the current presidential adviser for environmental protection and at the same time general manager of the Laguna Lake Development Authority.

March 2, 2015 News

Secretary Neric  Acosta says that being in the executive it is difficult to impement laws on environment than crafting it, and so if given the chance to come back as legislator, he will push for a massive review and revisiting of environmental standards, not to make them any less but … Read the full article…

Victims of typhoon Pablo in Dumaguete finally received yesterday cash assistance from the Department of Social Welfare and Development in Region 7 after a long wait.

February 26, 2015 News

A total of 70 families were listed as recipients in Dumaguete City after their respective homes were destroyed the typhoon.  Each of the 70 families received P10,000 each from City Mayor Manuel Sagarbarria assisted by Vice Mayor Woodrow Maquiling and graced by Calindagan village chief Chako Sagarbarria. Barangay Batinguel has … Read the full article…

The Philippine Ports Autority (PPA) has denied it is imposing additional charges and fees aside from what is allowed by law inside the port terminal in Sibulan.

February 26, 2015 News

The clarification was issued by Eliezer Calingacion, division manager of the Port of Tandayag in Amlan with jurisdictions that covers the ports of Sibulan, San Jose, Amlan and Ayungon.   He issued the statement following complaints port users including rolling cargos coming out of the Sibulan wharf were issued tickets, … Read the full article…

The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has confirmed it is spending P198 million worth of projects this year for the port of Dumaguete, Siquijor and other ports under its jurisdiction and due for completion this year or early next year.

February 26, 2015 News

These include repair and improvement of the port lighting  system of the base port in Dumaguete which will be change to solar lights, Larena Siquijor; Siquijor, Siquijor at P42 million, repair of the curtain wall of Piers 1, 2, roro ramp, reinforced concrete mooring and fendering system at the port … Read the full article…