Category: Metro BLISTT

MOBILE TB CLINIC

The mobile tuberculosis (TB) clinic donated by the Philippine Business for Social Progress to the Department of Health in the Cordillera Administrative Region (DOH-CAR) during the turnover ceremony at the Baguio Convention Center on Thursday (Feb. 15, 2024). DOH-CAR regional director Dr. Amelita Pangilinan said the mobile clinic will be deployed for TB screening and […]

DOH-CAR GETS TB MOBILE CLINIC DONATION FROM NGO

BAGUIO CITY Department of Health Cordillera Administrative Region’s (DOHCAR) bid to eliminate tuberculosis (TB) and other lung diseases got a boost through a mobile TB clinic donation from non-government organization Philippine Business for Social Progress. During the turnover ceremony at the Baguio Convention Center on Thursday, DOH-CAR regional director Dr. Amelita Pangilinan said the donation […]

30 NA DEEPWELL KAKAILANGANIN NG BAGUIO UPANG LABANAN ANG EL NIÑO

BAGUIO CITY Ipinahayag ng tanggapan ng Baguio Water District (BWD) na kakailanganin ng lunsod na maghukay pa ng dagdag na 30 na deep well upang masulusyunan ang napipintong tagtuyot o ang El Nino na maaring maranasan ng lunsod ng Baguio sa mga darating na buwan. Ayon kay Engineer Salvador Royeca, manager ng BWD na kung […]

ALIPING PROPOSES ‘ATLETA NG BARANGAY PROGRAM

BAGUIO CITY Liga ng Mga Barangay President Rocky Aliping has filed an ordinance that seeks to refine Ordinance 47- 2021 or the Comprehensive Sports Development Code. This proposed amendatory ordinance aims to establish a comprehensive system for acknowledging and rewarding athletes hailing from the city’s barangays. The proposed amendment introduces the concept of “Atleta ng […]

AMIANAN POLICE PATROL

CIDG Cordillera nabs wanted personalities and filed 3 cases in a week Twenty-three (23) individuals were arrested as a result of the intensified anti-criminality campaign implemented by the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), Regional Field Unit (RFU) 14 Cordillera from February 1-8, 2024. Under OPLAN PAGTUGIS, the campaign against wanted persons, the detectives of […]

EXTENSION OF JEEPNEY OPERATIONS IN CITY PROPOSED

BAGUIO CITY The City Council, during last Monday’s regular session, approved on first reading a proposed ordinance that seeks to further amend Ordinance No. 66, series of 1995 that earlier required all jeepney operators and drivers associations in the city to provide jeepney units for passengers until 9 o’clock in the evening. Under the proposed […]

BCBC TO SHARE CAMP PEPPOT AT BURNHAM WITH PET LOVING SLU STUDENTS

BAGUIO CITY The Baguio Correspondents and Broadcasters Club will share the space at the Burnham Park with students from the Saint Louis University involved in the Safe and Sound Cities Program. Half of the area beside the Police Women’s and Children Desk and the Information Center of the Baguio Tourism Council is utilized as the […]

BAGUIO CITY COPS ON HOT TRAIL VS SMALL-TIME GAMBLING OPERATIONS

BAGUIO CITY Baguio City policemen are on a hot trail against smalltime gambling joints but have been tolerating big-time illegal mini-casinos proliferating for years. Monday last week (February 5, 2024), three alleged “tong-its” card-game afficionados were hauled to the Baguio City police station 2 by composite station policemen and police intelligence operatives after they were […]

FINANCIAL AID TO INDIGENT FIRST TIME GOV’T EXAM TAKERS PROPOSED

BAGUIO CITY The Baguio City Council has approved on first reading a proposed ordinance aimed at providing financial assistance to qualified indigent individuals taking government licensure or eligibility examinations for the first time. The proposed measure authored by Councilor Vladimir Cayabas seeks to promote the employability of the residents and address unemployment and underemployment issues. […]

OPENING PARADE OF PANAGBENGA FESTIVAL PEACEFUL, ORDERLY-BCPO

BAGUIO CITY The Baguio City Police Office, which acted as crowd control in the opening parade of the Panagbenga Festival, announced that the celebration was peaceful and orderly, as they did in 2023. A total of 1,573 police and additional support, including force multipliers and volunteers acted as guards along the parade, against miscreants preying […]

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