PHOTO BY JUAN BENJAMIN JANEO - “The University of San Agustin and the people of Iloilo welcomed me kahit na hindi naman ako lumaki dito or hindi naman ako palaging umuuwi. I’m very proud of the fact that I have Ilonggo blood in me. They recognize na galing ako sa Mandurriao,” says Kiefer Ravena, eldest son of Bong Ravena, a Purefoods stalwart during his Philippine Basketball Association days. Kiefer credits his father as the biggest influence in his love for the sport.
BOYS WILL BE BOYS
BY JOSELITO VILLASIS - Young boys have a good time at the Arroyo Fountain on Bonifacio Drive, Iloilo City. These street children are unmindful of the fountain’s value as a tourist attraction in the middle of the city.
THE CABLE GUY
JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - A cable company lineman fixes the unsightly “spaghetti wires” on JM Basa Street, Iloilo City. But soon, all the streets of the city will be free from these. Phone companies have agreed to bury their fiber optic wires underground, according to the Department of Public Works and Highways.
JOSELITO VILLASIS/PN - A player from De La Salle University attempts a spike during their men’s volleyball game against Emilio Aguinaldo College in the 19th University Games at the University of San Agustin covered gym in Iloilo City yesterday.