Bacolod City

Cops Eye Lending and Rent-a-Car Business in Bizman Slay

Police authorities are eyeing lending and rent-a-car business that triggered the slaying of businessman Peter Paul Paredes Yulo, 55 of 19th-Aguinaldo Streets in Barangay 4 here around 1:30 a.m. Thursday, January 28, 2016.

Yulo’s relatives said that he had an argument with a person still being identified days before the victim was killed. Their argument was due to the huge amount loaned by the said person, his relatives told Police authorities at Police Station 2.

Lantern Making Contest Opening and Judging

To kick-off the Year of the Monkey celebration of the 11th Bacolaodiat Festival, on February 5-8, 2016, the Monkey King Lantern Making contest entries will be judged and opened for display on January 30, Saturday, 5pm at The District North Point in Ayala.

The awarding ceremony will also have a dance number to be performed by the Monkey King mascots.

See the entries of talented artists from Bacolod, Talisay, and Silay as they unleash their creativity through their artworks.*


Puentevella to Restore Order and Discipline on February 14

With less than 3 weeks before he returns as the Father of the City, Mayor Monico Puentevella is keen in restoring order and discipline in Bacolod come February 14.

Bacolod City Mayor Monico Puentevella and Atty. Ralph Sarmiento facing the media after the Sandiganbayan Fourth Division issued a Resolution inhibiting itself from handling the case of the Mayor.*

‘Resurrection Will Come on Valentine’s Day, February 14’

“Resurrection will come on Valentine’s Day for Bacolod.”

This was the declaration yesterday of suspended Bacolod City Mayor Monico Puentevella.

Mayor Monico Puentevella (L) in a press conference held yesterday, January 28, 2016 deplored but peacefully accepted the Sandiganbayan 4th Division issuance of its resolution to inhibit after the suspension was served. With him is his lawyer Atty. Ralph Sarmiento who explained that said inhibition should have been a priority motion to be resolved.*(Gil Severino Photo)

Businessman Killed in ‘Robbery’?

Police authorities are puzzled and are still gathering evidences about the death of a businessman yesterday, January 28 at 1:18 a.m. in his rented apartment.

The businessman, identified as Peter Paul Paredes Yulo, single, was shot dead by a suspect who entered his apartment after he followed him along 19th-Aguinaldo Streets in Barangay 4, Bacolod City.


Alan Gensoli Arman Toga Cyrus Garde Desiderio Deferia Edith Colmo
Eugene Adiong Gil Alfredo Severino James Toga Jun delos Reyes Leo Claridad
Manny Canto Owen Bayog Pert Toga Ritzy Robles Malo-oy Robert Harland
Roque P. Hofilena W. Henry O. Streegan Wennie Sancho