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Ongoing Preparations for the 7th Negros Island Organic Farmers Festival

Ongoing Preparations for the 7th Negros Island Organic Farmers Festival

ALL SYSTEMS GO. The ongoing construction at the back of the Capitol building along Gatuslao Street in preparation for the three-day 7th Negros Island Organic Farmers Festival on November 22 – 24, 2012 themed: “Celebrating the Gains of Organic Agriculture; Mainstreaming Opportunities through Fair-Trade.”* /CAPITOLPhoto

3rd Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. Amateur Boxing Provincial Championships

3rd Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. Amateur Boxing Provincial Championships

Philippine Sports Commissioner Atty. Jose Luis “Jolly” Gomez (extreme right) turns over sets of boxing training gloves to Silay City Mayor Jose “Oti” Montelibano (2nd from right) in the presence of (r-l) Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) Secretary General Stephen Hontiveros, Provincial Sports Coordinator Angel “Nonong” Verdeflor and former Silay City Mayor Edwin Velez during the opening of the 3rd Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. Amateur Boxing Provincial Championships Friday, November 16, 2012 at Silay City’s Public Plaza.* /CAPITOLPhoto

3rd Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. Amateur Boxing Provincial Championships

Mark Anthony Montinola (left) of Himamaylan City representing District 5 adjudged as the best boxer in the Youth 48 kilograms Division during the 3rd Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. Amateur Boxing Provincial Championships held at the Public Plaza of Silay City over the weekend.* /CAPITOLPhoto

Governor Marañon Welcomes US Peace Corps Volunteers for Cadiz City

Governor Marañon Welcomes US Peace Corps Volunteers for Cadiz City

Gov. Alfredo G. Maranon, Jr. (3rd from left) welcomes Karla Gina Piacentini, Jennifer Monahan, and Charles Fletcher (1st, 2nd 3rd from right), US Peace Corps Volunteers and educators assigned in Cadiz City, Negros Occidental. They will do volunteer works in barangays and public schools in the city for two years. Also in photo are Wilfredo Mijares and Bernadette Pacheco of Dr. Vicente Gustilo Memorial National High School. /Capitol photo