• This is Bonifacio Drive, Iloilo City - one of the busiest and most clogged roads in the southern city. Iloilo and other highly urbanized cities such as Cebu and Baguio are fast catching up with the Metro Manila traffic mess due to improper traffic management, especially on the public transport sector. JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN
  • These road signs warn motorists to be wary of a deep excavation on the corner of Quezon and Delgado streets, Iloilo City. A portion of the road and sewer are being repaired. Motorists, however, are asking: When will this be finished? JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN
  • These schoolchildren of Kabankalan City, Negros Occidental gather tiny bits of trash during the recent World Cleanup Day and tree planting activity in the city. The worldwide activity engaged an estimated 35 million volunteers in 130 countries, making it one of the largest community-based environmental campaigns in the world. The activity brings the focus squarely on people as agents of change. ARCHIE REY ALIPALO/PN

    Singing inmates of the Iloilo City District Jail Male Dorm in Barangay Ungka, Jaro, Iloilo City record their compositions using the musical instruments facilitated by Fr. Jose Crescente and Sister Yvonne Gabasa of the Jaro Archdiocesan Social Action Center. Their rehearsal is in preparation for the celebration of the National Correctional Consciousness Week held each third week of October. JIMMY BRITANICO, BJMP-6

    Juvy Gaton, information officer of the Department of Agriculture Region 6, joins the #BROWN4good challenge. She has posted a photo of herself on Facebook eating brown rice. FROM JUVY GATON'S FACEBOOK PAGE
  • From his farm in Iloilo province, this man has brought to the sidewalk of Aldeguer Street, Iloilo City these carrots. He's selling them. These carrots are guaranteed organic, that is, free from pesticides, he says. According to nutritionists, most of the benefits of carrots can be attributed to their beta-carotene and fiber content. This root vegetable is also rich in vitamin A, Vitamin C, Vitamin K, vitamin B8, pantothenic acid, folate, potassium, iron, copper, and manganese. GUIJO DUEÑAS/PN
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