Category: Metro BLISTT

Public alerted against needless use of contact lenses

Excessive, improper and unprescribed use of contact lenses cause irritation, bacterial and fungal infections that can lead to blindness, an eye expert warned those who needlessly wear contact lenses. Doctor Lorenzo Fernandez from the Department of Ophthalmology of Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC) said on Tuesday (Oct. 10) that the unregulated selling of […]

Streetlights along Kennon Rd. to be restored

The street lights that used to greet passengers to Baguio through the scenic Kennon Rd. will be restored by the Benguet Electric Cooperative which wrote-off the power arrears and pay the incoming energy consumption through the cooperative social responsibility fund of director Robert Valentin of Tuba and Sablan towns. In a letter, Valentin informed Benguet […]

Ala-Gestapo na grupo laban sa kritiko ng gobyerno binuhay

Isang grupo na ala-Gestapo ang binuhay ng gobyerno upang habulin ang mga kritiko at oposisyon ng gobyerno, ito ang babala ng militanteng Bagong Alyansang Makabayan. Noong Oktubre 9 ay pinirmahan ng Philippine National Police at Armed Forces of the Philippines ang isang memorandum para likhain ang Interagency Committee on Legal Action na ayon sa Bayan […]

Libreng Wi-Fi sa apat na lugar sa Baguio bago matapos ang taon

Inihayag ng PLDT Inc. at subsidiary nitong Smart Communications Inc. noong Martes, Oct. 3, na magkakaroon na ng libreng Wi-Fi  sa apat na pangunahing lugar sa Baguio bago matapos ang taon. Sinabi ni Louie Metra ng PLDT  na sa paglulunsad ng selebrasyon ng 2017 Consumer Welfare Month dito ay tinatapos na nila ang paglalagay ng […]

House panel probes oil price disparity in N. Luzon

The House Committee on Energy has begun the investigation on the alleged fuel disparity and overpricing in Northern Luzon. Acting on Baguio Rep. Marquez Go’s House Resolution 853, the committee invited resource persons from big oil companies in the country to answer queries. HR 853, filed by the solon last March, seeks to conduct an […]

3-storey building catches fire due to neglected candle

A three-storey residential building sustained an estimated P0.5-million worth of damages when a lighted candle used in praying for the black rosary was left unattended on Oct. 5 at Purok II, Honeymoon Barangay. The residential house is being occupied by three families and several student boarders.

Renewable energy handog ng Beneco sa 2019

Sa pagnanais ng Benguet Electric Cooperative (Beneco), ang nag-iisang power distribution utility sa Baguio at Benguet na pababain ang cost of power sa P4 kada kilowatt hour ay papasukin nito ang bagong power generation. Sinabi ni Atty. Delmar Carino, department manager for institutional services ng Beneco, na ang unang renewable energy generation facility ng kooperatiba […]

Bagong alituntunin sa night market, itinakda ng lungsod

Kamakailan ay ipinagbawal ng Baguio City Market Authority (BCMA) ang pagluluto sa buong kahabaan ng night market sa Harrison Road dahil sa ilang paglabag sa kalinisan at sanitasyon ng mga food vendors. Ayon kay Councilor Leandro Yangot, chairman ng market, trade and commerce and agriculture committee, ang kalinisan at sanitasyon ay matagal nang sinasabi ng […]

CRDRRMC meeting

The Cordillera Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council convened for the third Quarter CRDRRMC Meeting in Baguio City last week. The PAGASA warned the CRDRRMC and the public of another super typhoon that may enter the country and could hit the Northern Luzon and the Cordillera region based on the PAGASA Tropical Cyclone Forecast.

Mass blood donation

The Philippine Association of Medical Technologists Inc., in partnership with the city government of Baguio, Baguio Sunflower Lions Club, Philippine National Red Cross Baguio Chapter, and Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center, conducted a Mass Blood Donation campaign last September 23, 2017 at the Melvin Jones Grandstand, Burnham Park, Baguio City.

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