Street dance winner to represent Cordillera in annual Aliwan Fest

BAGUIO CITY — The Baguio City National High School-Special Program for the Arts (BCNHS-SPA), which won first place in the high school category of the grand street dancing parade held on…

Baguio City remains all-time favorite summer destination

MANILA — With the scorching months of March, April and May coming soon, expect thousands of Filipinos to flock to Baguio City (aka the City of Pines) to escape the searing…

Baguio City village execs urged to step up vaccine info drive

BAGUIO CITY — Barangay officials have been asked to help in the massive information education (IEC) campaign about vaccination against measles and Japanese encephalitis (JE) in the city.  “The support of…

Free freshly brewed coffee for the public Feb. 9-10

BAGUIO CITY — The public is invited to have a sip of hot, freshly brewed coffee during the La Trinidad Coffee Festival on February 7-10. “Free coffee will be served to…

Baguio records lowest temperature at 10.4 degrees Celsius

BAGUIO CITY— The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) on Tuesday recorded the lowest temperature in this city at 10.4 degrees Celsius at 5 a.m. “Baguio woke up…

Ex-Baguio registrar of deeds gets 8-year jail term for graft

MANILA — The Sandiganbayan has sentenced a former register of deeds of Baguio City to eight years imprisonment after being found guilty of graft over an illegal land transaction in 2010.…

Senate committee hears proposal on body to develop Baguio

BAGUIO CITY — The Senate’s government corporations and public enterprises committee on Friday conducted a public hearing on the proposed creation of the Baguio, La Trinidad, Itogon, Sablan, Tuba and Tublay…

Kidnapper-killers of Baguio businessman meted max jail term

BAGUIO CITY — Seven persons have been sentenced to suffer 40 years in prison after being found guilty of kidnapping for ransom and killing a businessman in Benguet 14 years ago.…

3 hurt as boulder crashes into SUV on Kennon Road

BAGUIO CITY — A huge boulder fell on a sport utility vehicle (SUV) traversing the Kennon Road in Benguet shortly before noon Sunday, an initial report from ground personnel of the…

Go back to basics to save the earth, public urged

BAGUIO CITY — Going back to basics by using traditional packaging materials and avoiding plastics can help save the environment, the chief of the Environment and Management Bureau in the Cordillera…

Teen drowns in Burnham Lake

  BAGUIO CITY – A 16-year old teenager died in the hospital while receiving a medical treatment where he was rushed after an early morning dive in Burnham lake, the police…

HIV cases rising among homosexual men in Baguio

BAGUIO CITY — The city government is initiating a ceremony of lighting candles on Thursday, May 24, to make residents become aware of what it describes as continuous increase in cases…

Baguio seeks PRRD mediation in buying idle GSIS property

  BAGUIO CITY — The city government is asking President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s help in negotiating with the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) to buy the state firm’s idle property in…

City council eyes car-less Friday in Baguio gov’t offices

  BAGUIO CITY — The Baguio City Council is considering making every Friday a car-less day in all city government offices as a way to lessen air pollution in the city.…

Cordillerans advised not to vote for candidates involved in drugs

  BAGUIO CITY — Baguio City Mayor Mauricio Domogan is advising Cordillerans not to vote for people involved in illegal drugs in the May 14 barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections. In…

Baguio officials welcome DOT assessing city’s environmental state

  BAGUIO CITY — Baguio City officials have welcomed the plan of the Department of Tourism to look into the environmental state of the City of Pines as possibly the next…

Baguio economy flourishing

BAGUIO CITY — The planning and development office of Baguio says the city is on the right track and is economically growing, as shown by indicators of progress in 2017 compared…

Baguio’s 6th safest SEA city rank a communal effort: Mayor

  BAGUIO CITY — The Summer Capital of the Philippines’ landing No. 6 in a global database firm’s list of safest cities in Southeast Asia was the result of the collective…

More anti-smoking violators nabbed in Baguio

  BAGUIO CITY — The city government of Baguio had arrested more people violating the city’s anti-smoking ordinance. In its latest report to Baguio City Mayor Mauricio Domogan, the Public Order…

Panagbenga grand float parade wows 1-M crowd

BAGUIO CITY — A total of 23 floats made of 90 percent fresh flowers and ornamental plants again amazed the estimated one million crowd who watched today’s grand float parade which…