Bulawan Awards 2014 Schedule

bulawan awards 2014

The Bulawan Awards is an annual product design competition of the Association of Negros Producers (ANP) intended to maintain the level of excellence in products made in Negros Occidental and to acknowledge the hard work that goes into the creation of these products. This event recognizes the outstanding products by ANP members and is designed […]

Batuan Fruit is the Best!

batuan fruits

Non-Ilonggos do not know what a batwan (or batuan) fruit looks like. To us Ilonggos, there’s one ingredient that differentiates our cuisine from others, and that is batuan fruit. The best friend of an Ilonggo cook and the not-so-secret souring ingredient in our best loved Ilonggo food such as cansi, pinamalhan, KBL (kadyos, baboy, langka) […]

Negros Business Week 2014 Schedule

The Negros Business Week is one of the programs launched by the provincial government. The Sangguniang Panlalawigan has approved the Resolution No. 0951 declaring a Negros Business Week every month of July. The Negros Business Week will open on July 7, 2014 – 10:00 A.M. at Robinsons Place Bacolod, a week-long Expo to promote Micro, […]

DOST Scholarship 2015 Application Forms Available for Download

dost scholarship

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Scholarship 2015-2016 Application Form is now available for download. Every year, DOST offers undergraduate scholarship opportunities to talented and deserving students who wish to pursue 4 or 5 year degree priority courses in science and technology fields. The RA 7687 Scholarships and the Merit Scholarships both aim to […]

Catch Viberacay this Weekend


When the weather gets hot, it’s nice to go to the “hottest” beach in the country, Boracay. Yesterday was probably one of the hottest temperature so far this year and I wish I was in Boracay, swimming in its pristine water or just lounging around, or take a walk along its powdery white sand beach. […]

Don Juan Tragedy: 34 Years Passed and Negrenses Still Mourn

don juan memorial

The Day the City of Smiles Wept by Dominic Alojado, MD Around 1 pm of April 22, 1980, a jam-packed M/S Don Juan of Negros Navigation (NN) carrying at least 1,000 passengers, left Pier 2 at the Manila North Harbor. It was bound for Bacolod City. Within her are vacationers, students coming home after graduation […]

101 Things to Do and Enjoy in Bacolod. #101 is the Best and Totally Free!

things to enjoy in bacolod

Most visitors go to Bacolod City only during MassKara Festival because that is what the city is famos for especially for first-time visitors. Most people do not know what to do, where to go and what to eat when they visit Bacolod for the first time. There is more to Bacolod than MassKara Festival and unfortunately […]

Top 5 Reasons to Visit May’s Organic Garden with Your Family

may's organic garden

May’s Organic Garden is one of the best destinations in Negros Occidental if you want to learn more about organic farming. Working with different projects on organic agriculture has opened my eyes on the importance of producing organic food to help the small farmers, the environment and for our own health. Most of our meetings […]