This “List of Iloilo’s First” used to occupy a conspicuous wall at the old ILOILO AIRPORT in Mandurriao, Iloilo City. This copy is uploaded via Facebook Notes: Ang Iloilo Numero Uno! of Sir Dinggol Araneta Divinagracia. 1. Iloilo is the site of the Malayan landing in the Philippines, according to the Maragtas […]

Iloilo City Government is currently implementing a series of activities in support of its Mental Health and Wellness Program dubbed Ginhawa 2.0, a local term which translates “to breathe” during difficult times. Mayor Jerry P. Treñas pushed for the program which mainly focuses on community-based learning and socialization activities that […]

Iloilo City Community College (ICCC) will be offering a Bachelor of Science in Criminology, the fourth degree in its list of free courses. Mayor Jerry Treñas encourages residents and graduates of city high schools to enroll and continue their education for better employment opportunities in the future. ICCC will accept […]

Manuel Ocampo has been a vital presence on the international art scene for over twenty-five years, with a reputation for fearlessly tackling the taboos and cherished icons of society and of the art world itself. Now based in Manila, the Philippines, he had an extended residency in California in the […]

After a series of scriptwriting, cinematography, and film-editing workshops, the Grade 12 students from the Humanities and Social Sciences (HUMSS) strand of the University of the Philippines High School in Iloilo (UPHSI) showcased four documentary films and one short film through their film festival titled, “Ralantawon: A Documentary Film Festival […]

Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas will be sharing the metropolis’ local climate actions in United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) forum in Vienna, Austria Sept. 4-5, 2023. The 2023 edition of Bridge for Cities on “Accelerating Climate Action through Urban Innovation” seeks to bring together stakeholders from cities along the […]

Families, friends, and children had great fun on weekends as the Iloilo City Government rolled out its initial activities relative to its mental health, well-being, and resilience program dubbed Ginhawa 2.0 (to breathe) relaunched recently. Everyone took a breather from their daily grind and participated in the activities at the […]