Negros Museum features ‘Handuraw’

BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO A group art exhibit titled “Handuraw: Reminiscing the Past” opened at the Negros Museum in Bacolod City Tuesday to mark the 25th anniversary of the museum. The exhibit, that reflects on the rich history, culture, customs


La Leonor Kilayko

How can one protect a national cultural living treasure from the Kung Flu that is now devastating once again its deadly fangs on the global scene? I just had to invite her for lunch alone at home so that proper


‘Realidad’ exhibit runs until April 13

Eighteen Iloilo and Negrense artists are staging a group art exhibit at Uyso Restaurant in Bacolod City that opened March 13 and will run until April 13. Titled “Realidad” the show reflects the artists’ experience in the realities of life,


‘A Taste of Negros’

BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO Victorias Foods Corporation (VFC) collaborated with Negrense chef Don Angelo Colmenares and foodie Doreen Alicia “Reena” Peña to come up with exciting menus by incorporating its products into the cuisine of Negros at Casa Gamboa in


The unsinkable Lyn Gamboa

Silay was never the same ever since Marilyn Besa married Neil Gamboa and made it her territory. The place known for its matrons going around in colourful dusters and signature slippers who would whip up traditional delicacies from the famous


‘True Lifestyle’ airs on SkyCable

True Lifestyle, a magazine show hosted by singer Token Lizares, broadcast icon Leilani Alba, and wellness enthusiast Siony Ferraris had a successful maiden telecast on SkyCable Channel 53 on March 11. The 60-minute show was peppered with uniquely relevant features,


Meghan, manners and swim

This Monday was a most controversial day for the royal house of England when the Duke and Duchess of Sussex went to air with Oprah Winfrey. Going through the various internet sites, it seems to be fairly equal for the


Collaborative artworks on display at AAB-N

BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO Six visual artists in Bacolod City have collaborated to create large pieces of artworks in a group exhibit titled “3×3=4” that opened at the Art Association of Bacolod- Negros art gallery at the Art District in


Weekend break

Imperial Manila’s favorite socialite, lady walker, man-about-town Frank Ordoñez zoomed into Negros Island with his sister, Menchi Valenzuela, and went straight to Sipalay, where they rented a huge house with a pool for some sun and relaxation before attending to

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Farm manager killed in Cadiz

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN A manager of an agrarian reform cooperative in Hacienda Dalayapan, Brgy. Caduha-an, Cadiz City, Negros Occidental, was shot dead by a group of unidentified armed men on May 4, the police said. The victim, identified by

PH rowing team vying for Olympic slots

The national rowing team starts its campaign in the 2021 World Rowing Asian-Oceanian Olympic Qualification Regatta in Tokyo, Japan yesterday with a thank you to the Philippine Sports Commission for supporting their efforts for Olympic slots. PSC chairman William “Butch”

CHMSC student wins P100,000 in Smart grand promo

Cloe Anne Marie Malaga, a Psychology student of the Carlos Hilado Memorial State College in Negros Occidental, got the biggest surprise ever, and on her 19th birthday, no less. This was after she received a text message from Smart Communications,

Cano thanks Digong for ‘vindication’

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN Prominent Bacolod businessman Ricardo “Cano” Tan thanked President Rodrigo Duterte and other law enforcement agencies for helping clear his name and that of his family, from what he described as fabricated accusations against him. Tan, a

Mother’s Day exhibit May 9-15 in Bacolod

The Christian Artists National Various Arts Society, in partnership with Babayi Arts Group, will hold a group art exhibit on May 9 to 15, at Brainy Paintworks at Door #3 My Corner Home building, 18th Street in San Agustin Drive,