Bacolod City

2 Busted for P5-M Fake Dollar Bills

Two persons were arrested in an entrapment operation by the Bacolod City Police Office (BCPO) Intelligence Division inside Gaisano City Mall, during which about P5-M worth of fake dollar bills were seized, Monday afternoon.

Police Superintendent Levy Pangue, head of BCPO Intelligence Unit arrested Erwin Sicano, 31, of Hacienda Gloria, Barangay Sta. Rosa, Murcia and Freely Toledanio of Barangay San Miguel, also of the town.

Old Man Commits Suicide, 1 Hammered to Death in Cauayan

A 65-year-old man was hanging on the beam of his house in Purok Tapulanga, Barangay Taculing at 6:30 a.m. yesterday, while a person was hammered to death in Barangay Bulata, Cauayan, Negros Occidental Monday evening.

Police Station 6 authorities identified the victim as Leonardo Barrientos Tang, 65, single. He was discovered by a neighbor who has a vulcanizing shop in the place.

Police authorities found no foul play in the death of the victim, claiming the family can request for autopsy.

‘Coop Movement Can Reverse the Effects of Throw Away Culture’ – Gamboa

Councilor Wilson Gamboa, Jr., who spoke before members of the Bacolod City Cooperative Development Council during their Cooperative Family Day last November 7, 2015 at Bantug Lake Ranch, Barangay Alangilan, decried the existence of a “throw away culture” which is an economic order that marginalizes the helpless poor against a consumer driven society.

Sonata Ensemble to Hold Benefit Concert

The Sonata Ensemble headed by violinist Darren Duro, together with violinist Christian Samson, Ashley Ledesma, guitarist, and Ryan Nemenzo will hold a benefit concert 6:00 p.m. on December 19, 2015 for the benefit of St. Vicent’s Home for the Aged, Bacolod Boys Home and several other charitable institutions.

The concert will be held at the Farmers Weekend Market along Magsaysay Avenue, Bacolod City.

This group of young musicians may be seen and heard at the Farmer’s Market every Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


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