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Thursday, March 30, 2017

THE BIG NEWS

Dahican summer events to draw 10,000 tourists

The Philippines' skimboarding capital, Dahican will host eco-sporting events this summer which is eyed to lure around 10,000 visitors. Dahican in Mati City, Davao Oriental is Visit Davao Fun Sale’s (VDFS) newest feature for its...
WELL-GUARDED. Personnel of Task Force Davao stand guard outside a crowded shopping center along R. Magsaysay Avenue in Davao City. Security forces in the city are in full alert status since President Duterte’s termination of peace negotiations with the communist rebels and following the government’s declaration of all-out war against the New People’s Army (NPA). LEAN DAVAL JR.

SCAA to be deployed for counter insurgency

The City Government will establish a Specialized Cafgu Active Auxiliary that will secure the outskirts of the city to answer the call of President Rodrigo Duterte to put a stop to insurgency. Public Safety and...

THE ECONOMY

AGRI TRENDS

AGRI TRENDS The jack of all fruits

“The world has always been like this: one man feasts on the jackfruit and the other gets stuck in the sap,” says a familiar...

COMPETITIVE EDGE

City recognizes AboitizPower subsidiaries as top taxpayers

The Davao City Government awarded two subsidiaries of AboitizPower for being among its biggest taxpayers for 2016 in terms of business and real property...

COMMUNITY SENSE

SUBURBIA

LIFESTYLE

ROYAL CHEF: The Tulip Drive food strip

True, it’s not about ‘having’ time; it’s about ‘making’ time. Admittedly, I am not good at keeping a clean calendar and making appointments. At...

JJ Sanora and the scent of Adventure

A sportsman and a scholar, how does one young man manage to excel in both fields? “It’s just a matter of time management. We all...

URBANISSIMO: Styled for SUMMER

Dabawenyo fashionistas got a taste of the latest summer trends with SM Woman’s Summer Styling Event with Cebuana stylist and event host Ms. Blinky...
Governor Anthony del Rosario with DavNor PSWD Officer Ms. Arlene Semblante accept the “Fully Functional LSWDO” award from RXI DSWD Director and DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo during the department’s 66th anniversary at Grand Men Seng Hotel on March 3, 2017. The Tagum CSWDO, Kapalong MSWDO, Braulio E. Dujali Volunteer and Talaingod KALAHI-CIDSS Federation Association were also honoured during the event.

DavNor LSWDO is the only ‘fully functional’ in RXI

For effectively bringing the needed services to remote areas especially to the needy, Davao del Norte was adjudged as “Fully Functional Local Social Welfare...

TRAVEL

The southernmost jewel of the Philippines: Tawi-Tawi

From the charming islands and islets dotting the seas of Tawi-Tawi to the breathtaking peak of the province’s tallest mountain, from the flavorful traditional...

A weekend warrior’s Happy Place

I’ve waited a long time to write about people who are living my dream or a part of my dream. The dream for me...

SPORTS

POMELO TEE Veteran golfer Ting Castillo hits from the fairways during last year’s Pomelo Tee. BOY LIM

RPV’s 12th Pomelo Tee Golf offers big prizes

A Mitsubishi Montero, a golf share and a Carribean cruise are but some of the huge prizes at stake in the 12th PomeloTee, the...

CULTURE & ARTS

CULTURE AND ARTS: This sport called cockfighting

We call them “mga sunoy,” those cocks that are used for fighting. Oftentimes, you see them in the countryside. If you’re lucky, you get to see those cocks fight against each other...

MORE NEWS

EDITORIAL CARTOON

THE VANTAGE POINT

ARAW NG DABAW SPECIAL

Davao City: 80 years in the making

  (Editor’s Note: As a fitting gift to Dabawenyos and others who care to know, Edge Davao presents this incisive and factual article by Antonio V. Figueroa, researcher, historian and author, on the  saga of...

BIGGER PICTURE

PROPERTY

HEALTH

HEALTH: Saving lives of those with dengue

While three journalists from Davao City (ABS-CBN’s Ruben Gonzaga, Department of Agriculture’s Noel Provido, and myself) were receiving awards at the recent Binhi Awards in Makati City, another Dabawenyo (a physician) also got his...

WEATHER UPDATE

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