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Measles, polio vaccination up in Aklan

By BOY RYAN ZABALKALIBO, Aklan — A month-long free measles and polio vaccination is being conducted in Aklan.The measles vaccination targets 66,107 children aged...

6 Aklan cops face summary hearing

By BOY RYAN B. ZABALKALIBO, Aklan — Six officers of the Provincial Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operations Task Group (Paidsotg) were implicated in the alleged...

Aklan tax hike ‘unfair’

By BOY RYAN B. ZABALKALIBO, Aklan — A campaign against the imposition of increased real property tax (RPT) in Aklan was gaining ground, with...

Ati-Atihan retains traditional schedule

By BOY RYAN B. ZABALKALIBO, Aklan — It’s final: the Ati-Atihan Festival next year will be celebrated as traditionally scheduled from Jan. 9 to...

Aklanons sign People’s Initiative vs pork barrel

By BOY RYAN B. ZABALKALIBO, Aklan — Clad in statement T-shirts, advocates including Catholic Church leaders launched a People’s Initiative to abolish the pork...

RETIRED TEACHER SWINDLED Loses P100,000 cash, jewelry

By BOY RYAN B. ZABALKALIBO, Aklan — “Don’t talk to strangers.” This advice to children should be given to adults, especially senior citizens, too.A...

PROSTITUTION UNDER WATCH Kalibo keeps eye on suspicious establishments

By BOY RYAN B. ZABALKALIBO, Aklan — Authorities here are keeping a close watch on establishments following the recent raid of a massage parlor...

Ammos seized, man nabbed in Malinao

By BOY RYAN B. ZABALKALIBO, Aklan — A man owning unregistered firearms was arrested in Barangay Rosario, Malinao town.Pieces of ammunition for high-powered guns...

1.5-M TOURIST ARRIVALS Boracay on track to hitting target

By BOY RYAN ZABALBORACAY — With thousands of tourists flocking to Boracay every day, the island resort is on track toward reaching its 1.5-million...

Guimaras imposes curfew on minors

By RUBY P. SILUBRICOILOILO City — Officials in the island province of Guimaras do not want minors roaming around during late at night and...

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