VM Veloso urges citizens refrain from using fireworks

Tagbilaran City Vice Mayor Jose Antonio “Toto” Veloso has reiterated his stance during their special session on Friday that everyone should refrain from using fireworks, which is a common practice during New Year’s Eve.

BOHECO: no target power restoration estimate yet

Faced with the problem of fixing 745 kilometers of lateral powerlines wrought by tropical storm Odette, a local power distribution cooperative in Bohol says they can not give any estimate as to when the full power restoration of their service areas can happen as yet.

DSWD food packs only augments LGU relief

Even if the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is only providing augmentation in local relief operations in the aftermath of typhoon Odette, the relief agency said it has released over P47 million in relief assistance since the super storm lashed mo parta of Central Visayas.