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Iloilo is a province of the Philippines located in the Western Visayas region.
Its capital is Iloilo City and is located at the southeast portion of Panay Island, bordering Antique to the west and Capiz to the north.
Iloilo is subdivided into 42 municipalities and 2 cities.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Iloilo_Province   (625 words)

 Iloilo City - Definition, explanation
Iloilo City is the capital of Iloilo province in The Philippines.
Irong-Irong or Ilong-Ilong was shortened to ""Iloilo"" and with its natural port quickly became the capital of the province.
Iloilo is also the gateway to Boracay Beach, with a regional airport and an international airport scheduled to open in 2006.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/i/il/iloilo_city.php   (302 words)

 Iloilo City - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
It is the capital city of Iloilo and the regional center of the Western Visayas region.
Iloilo City also serves as a tourist's gateway to Boracay Island in Aklan, and to the island province of Guimaras, home of the Trappist Monks and sweet mangoes.
Historically, Iloilo first appears in the Maragtas Legend of the ten Bornean datus who came to the island of Panay around the 11th or 12th century and bartered gold for the plains and valleys of the island from a local Ati chieftain.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Iloilo_City   (687 words)

 TLRC - E-Library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Its borders are defined by the Province of Capiz in the north and Antique on the west, panay Gulf and Iloilo Straight on the south and southeast, and the Visayas Sea on the east.
Iloilo occupies the southern and northeastern portion of of Panay Island.
Its borders are defined by the province of Capiz in the north and Antique on the west, Panay Gulf and Iloilo Straith on the south and southeast, and the Visayas Sea on the east.
www.tlrc.gov.ph /prov_physprof.php3?provid=27&provname=Iloilo+Province   (831 words)

 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > Dengue epidemic strikes Iloilo; 282 cases reported with 2 deaths
ILOILO CITY: A health official in Iloilo has monitored a total of 282 cases and two confirmed deaths from dengue hemorrhagic fever as of August 26, 2006.
Iloilo Provincial Health Office (IPHO) chief Dr. Patricia Trabado said 39 municipalities had confirmed cases of dengue fever out of the 42 towns and one component city of Iloilo.
Municipalities with high incidence of dengue include Sara with 39 cases and one death as of the IPHO surveillance for July 30-August 5; Pototan with 30 cases; Dingle with 23; San Enrique with 19; and San Joaquin with 17 cases.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2006/sept/12/yehey/prov/20060912pro1.html   (275 words)

 Article on Culture and Arts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
It is bordered by the provinces of Capiz on the north, Antique on the west, Panay Gulf and Iloilo Strait on the south and southeast, and the Visayan Sea and Guimaras Island on the east (MDPP, Iloilo, 1986-1992).
The island of Guimaras, formerly a sub-province of Iloilo, is situated southeast of Panay Island and northwest of the island of Negros.
Negros Occidental is bound on the north by the Visayan Sea, on the south by Sulu Sea and on the east by the Tanon Strait and Negros Oriental, its sister province.
www.ncca.gov.ph /culture&arts/cularts/ccta/kapatagan/kapatag-kiniray-a.htm   (1800 words)

 Iloilo Province Region Visayas
Iloilo is located on the island of Panay.
The city of Iloilo, a native town of some standing before the Spanish arrived, was repeatedly raided by Portuguese, Dutch, English, and Moros.
Iloilo, like Negros Occidental, thrived amazingly on the sugar trade in the second half of the nineteenth century.
www.kykofc.com /kentucky/koc_sites/int/Philippines/iloilo.htm   (161 words)

 Iloilo - Definition, explanation
For 300 years before the coming of the Spaniards, the islanders lived in comparative prosperity and peace under an organized government and such laws as the Codes of Kalantiaw.
By 1700 due to recurrent raids by Moro pirates, Dutch and English privateers, the Spaniards moved to the village of Irong-Irong where close to the mouth of the river they built Fort San Pedro.
Irong-Irong or Ilong-Ilong whose name the Spaniards shortened to "Iloilo" later became the capital of the province.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/i/il/iloilo.php   (472 words)

 Teresa Magbanua: Visayas' Joan of Arc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
A homemaker, she was among the first to enlist in the fight for Philippine independence when the Revolution spread in Iloilo -- even though it went against her husband's wishes and conventional wisdom.
The wife of Alejandro Balderas, a rich landowner from Sara, Iloilo, Magbanua spent most of her time fencing, studying the use of firearms, and horseback riding in her husband's ranch.
Magbanua died in August 1947, at the age of 78, with the rare distinction of having fought all of her country's colonizers.
www.pia.ops.gov.ph /kalayaan/magbanua.htm   (593 words)

 January 25 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
ILOILO CITY —; President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, who has just recovered from cold and fever, arrived here this afternoon to inaugurate power, airport and road projects that are expected to make substantial contribution to the economic development not only of this province but also Antique, Aklan, Capiz, Guimaras and Negros Occidental.
Iloilo Gov. Neil Tupas, Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Trenas and Congressmen Raul Gonzales, Cesar Garin, Augusto Syjuco, Arthur Defensor and Narciso Monfort were among the officials who greeted her at the airport.
The existing Iloilo Airport has obsolete facilities, apart from operational limitations due to obstacles and limited expandability on account of the existence of roads, rivers and squatter colonies.
www.news.ops.gov.ph /archives2004/jan25.htm   (1720 words)

 Global Church Planters
I was born in Iloilo in May 1972, to unsaved parents.
I started Fundamental Baptist Church in Sara, one of the largest towns in the province of Iloilo.
There are a lot of economic and political problems in Sara, but people crowd the markets, thereby providing us the opportunity to spread the Gospel.
www.egcp.org /HankinHerida.html   (997 words)

 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > Iloilo couple die after eating puffer fish
ILOILO CITY: Death befell a couple in the province of Iloilo after eating puffer fish locally known as buriring, which abounds in the coastal towns of Western Visayas and other parts of the country.
The police identified the couple as 53-year-old Jury Padios and his 50-year-old wife Emma, both of Barangay Tayabas, San Dionisio, Iloilo.
The couple’s children, assisted by their neighbors, rushed them to a district hospital in the adjoining municipality of Sara for immediate treatment.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2006/sept/13/yehey/prov/20060913pro5.html   (256 words)

 G.R. No.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
At the instance and invitation of her two cousins Hayde Abelarde and Lydia Ditomas and after securing the permission of her parents, Norma Dulfo, 18 years old and a resident of Anoring, Sara, Iloilo, attended a fiesta at the neighboring town of Talisay, arriving there on April 23, 1984, at 9:30 o'clock in the morning.
After a week, through the intercession of Mayor Salcedo of Sara, accused was transferred to the INP police station at the poblacion of Sara.
According to the complainant, after the commission of the alleged rape, she left for Sara, Iloilo in the early morning of April 24, 1984 aboard a Garnet Bus bound for Iloilo city where she met Sgt. Bienvenido Tupaz who brought her to his aunt's house.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri1992/jun1992/gr_94309_1992.html   (2600 words)

 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Things to Do   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Where the flag of the First Philippine Republic was raised in triumph after Spain surrendered Iloilo, her last capital in the islands, to the revolutionaries led by Gen. Martin Delgado on December 25, 1898.
southwest of Iloilo City, seat of Confederation of Madiaas under Datu Paiburong; where the temple in honor of Virgin Mary was built by Fr.
southwest of Iloilo City; baroque facade; behind the rectory was the first Jesuit school for boys in the Philippines established in 1592.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=thingstodo&province=34   (1978 words)

 Iloilo, Philippines - Current News & Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
ILOILO City is among the cities in the Visayas to be included in the plan to conduct automated elections in selected areas of the country on May 10.
ILOILO CITY -- Around 90 percent of public transport in the city and province of Iloilo was paralyzed Tuesday at the start of a two-day strike of transport...
Barangay Rancho is populated by mostly Ilonggos, settlers from Iloilo province in the Visayas.
www.4newz.net /world/am/Iloilo.html   (10932 words)

 Sun.Star Iloilo - Estancia, Sara towns now gambling-free: Police
THE police chiefs of Estancia and Sara towns brushed aside Wednesday reports that illegal gambling operations prevail in their respective areas.
Bartolome told Sun.Star Iloilo in a telephone interview Boy Aclaro is the man behind "Ludy," a "daily double" operation.
In Sara, the source said, the financier is a politician.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/ilo/2004/12/24/news/estancia.sara.towns.now.gambling.free.police.html   (243 words)

 Salcedo II vs Comelec : 135886 : August 16, 1999 : J. Gonzaga-Reyes : En Banc
Gleaned from the records, respondent admitted that she married Neptali Salcedo on September 21, 1986 in a civil ceremony held in Sara, Iloilo and that she married Jesus Aguirre on September 23, 1986.
Consequently, the use by the respondent of the surname “Salcedo” constitutes material misrepresentation and is a ground for the cancellation of her certificate of candidacy.
Bolstering this assumption is the fact that she has been living with Neptali Salcedo, the mayor of Sara for three consecutive terms, since 1970 and the latter has held her out to the public as his wife.
www.supremecourt.gov.ph /jurisprudence/1999/aug99/135886.htm   (3135 words)

 TERESA MAGBANUA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
She was born in Pototan, Iloilo on October 13, 1868 to parents, Juan Magbanua and Alejandra Ferraris.
As a young girl, she was said to have participated in little boy’s brawls and took an active part in her brothers’ fight against other boys from neighboring towns, She also loved to climb trees, wim and ride horses and carabaos.
She attended the College of San Jose in Jaro, Iloilo, and in 1885, she was sent to Santa Rosa College and then to Santa Catalina to train as teacher and at the same time acquire the basic rudiments of a graceful education fit for a lady which her parents so desired.
www.salidumay.org /corner/articles/c2000_0417_02.htm   (401 words)

 GMA UP AND ABOUT AFTER FEVER   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The Iloilo airport is the fourth busiest among the 86 national airports in the country, in terms of passenger traffic, next to the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Pasay City and the Mactan and Davao international airports.
The old Iloilo airport suffered from obsolete facilities and operational limitations caused by its inability to expand.
Before flying to Iloilo, the President attended a thanksgiving Mass marking former President Corazon Aquino’s 71st birthday at the St. Joseph Convent of Perpetual Adoration in Quezon City.
www.newsflash.org /2003/05/pe/pe002838.htm   (410 words)

 Sun.Star Iloilo - Highway robbers arrested in Sara
THREE suspects in the series of highway robbery incidents in Iloilo were arrested by operatives of Capiz Provincial Police Office in Sara Friday.
The Iloilo Provincial Police Office, however, has yet to issue confirmation on the participation of the three suspects in the Iloilo incidents.
Earlier, Iloilo police director Reynaldo Rafal said they already identified the group responsible for the highway robberies in the province but they have not yet filed charges against them.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/ilo/2004/02/14/news/highway.robbers.arrested.in.sara.html   (327 words)

 G.R. No. L-32995   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Upon reaching the crossing at Concepcion, Sara, Iloilo, Sedesias del Castillo told his companions to stay on the side of the road as there was a jeep coming from the rear at a fast speed.
After trial, upon their plea of not guilty, the trial court found them guilty as charged and sentenced each of them "to suffer the penalty of reclusion perpetua, to indemnify the heirs of the offended party in the sum of P12,000.00 without subsidiary imprisonment in case of insolvency and to pay the costs." (p.
A In Sara, Iloilo, in front of the primary school.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri1984/apr1984/gr_32995_1984.html   (1392 words)

 G.R. No. 80762   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The victim was Lloyd Peñacerrada, 44, landowner, and a resident of Barangay Aspera, Sara, Iloilo.
He requested that he be taken to the P.C. headquarters in Sara, Iloilo where his wife, Fausta, was already detained having been indorsed thereat by the Ajuy police force.
In October 1981 however, eight months after the extraordinary incident he allegedly witnessed, bothered by his conscience plus the fact that his father was formerly a tenant of the victim which, to his mind, made him likewise a tenant of the latter, he thought of helping the victim's widow, Nanie Peñacerrada.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri1990/mar1990/gr_80762_1990.html   (4828 words)

 Municipality of Sara   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Despite of being an agriculturally based municipality, the Comprehensive Land Use Plan and Zoning Ordinance has introduced reclassification of agricultural land into non-agri uses, which is deemed highly suportive of investment inflows that will propel the municipality to a balance growth.
The 2001-2010 Comprehensive Land Use Plan and Zoning Ordinance is geared towards the development of Sara for economic self reliance.
Development activities and interventions are proposed to be undertaken with the aim of improving the quality of life of the residents by providing quality education, social welfare promotion of sports and recreation, improving general health conditions, assistance for housing and shelter needs, and enhancement of protective services.
elgu.ncc.gov.ph /ecommunity/sara-iloilo/index.php?cat1=2&cat2=1   (234 words)

 People vs Biñas : 121630 : December 8, 1999 : J. Ynares-Santiago : First Division
As culled from his testimony, as early as July 1984, he fled Barangay Pasig, Sara, Iloilo and went to Alicia, Zamboanga del Sur to avoid reprisal for shooting one Tony Apaso.
Since he went to Zamboanga del Sur, accused-appellant never went to Sara and was visited on two occasions by his wife in Alicia particularly in 1988 and 1990.
Q -   You mentioned earlier that you were at your residence at Barangay Sara, Iloilo at 9:00 o’clock in the evening.
www.supremecourt.gov.ph /jurisprudence/1999/dec99/121630.htm   (7678 words)

 International Market Research - Philippines Country Commercial Guide FY 2004: Marketing U.S. Products & Services
Cebu City, the third largest city in the Philippines, is the prime trading center in the southern part of the archipelago.
Iloilo shares with Cebu the servicing of the country's central area.
This approach involves a "downline" system where an agent recruits other agents and gets a share of the earnings or commissions from each of the recruits, as well as from other people that those recruits were able to bring to the network.
strategis.ic.gc.ca /epic/internet/inimr-ri.nsf/en/gr118473e.html   (4245 words)

 Calendar of Events 2007 - April to June
It is a multi-lateral Trade Exposition highlighting 12 renowned provincial festivals: Ati-Atihan of Aklan, Higantes of Angono, Iloilo''s Dinagyang Festival, Lucban''s Pahiyas, Davao''s Kadayawan, Ilocos Sur''s Viva Vigan, Bacolod''s Masskara, Zamboanga''s Hermosa, Naga''s Peñafrancia, Batangas'' Parada ng Lechon, Tacloban''s Pintados, and Cebu''s Sinulog.
An emerging festival in Iloilo, the cultural presentation dwells on the significant role of Tangyan River to the municipality with basis on history and function.
It was founded on June 24, 1575 falling on the Feast day of St. John the Baptist, the patron saints of the city
www.dotpcvc.gov.ph /VPY-calendar/vpy-apriljune.html   (6606 words)

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