Author Archives: MEDEL V. HERNANI

6 years ago

VYING FOR ATTENTION

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An array of campaign streamers and tarpaulin are seen along a downtown area on Friday at the first day of the Barangay Election campaign. (davaotoday.com photo by Medel V. Hernani)

6 years ago

COCONUT NET

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A net out of coconut hemp was one of the product exhibited at the Davao Trade Expo 2013 from October 17 to 19 at SMX Convention Center. This year’s exhibit focused on boosting golden crops such as coconut, coffe, cacao, corn and cassava. (davaotoday.com photo by Medel V. Hernani)

6 years ago

DUTERTE MEETS DAVAO TRADE LEADERS

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Davao business leader John Gaisano (center) welcomes Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte (left) at the opening of the Davao Trade Expo 2013 on Thursday at SMX Convention Center. (davaotoday.com photo by Medel V. Hernani)

6 years ago

SARA SURPRISES BARANGAY HOPEFULES

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Former City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio made an unannounced visit to the Commission on Election (Comelec) office at R. Magsaysay Park, to the delight of Barangay Election candidates and supporters. Duterte supported Hugpong partymates vying for the position of barangay chair. (davaotoday.com photo by Medel V. Hernani)

6 years ago

OLD VENDOR

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An elder vendor sells old shoes under Davao’s Chinatown archway in Magsaysay Avenue. (davaotoday.com photo by Medel V. Hernani)

6 years ago

SENIOR MAKE-UP ARTIST

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An elderly beautician applies makeup on an elderly woman during Davao’s Search for 2013 Mutya ng Senior Citizens at SM Annex Davao as part of the Elderly Filipino Week Celebration. (davaotoday.com photo by Medel V. Hernani)

6 years ago

ELDERLY FILIPINO WEEK CELEBRATION

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Dressed in indigenous garb, a group of senior citizens from Davao’s Poblacion entertained fellow elderlies during Monday’s celebration of Elderly Filipino Week at SM Annex Davao. (davaotoday.com photo by Medel V. Hernani)

6 years ago

PHOTO EXHIBIT ON CHILD LABOR OPENS

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A photo-exhibit/contest on child labor launched by Kaugmaon Foundation opened Saturday at Davao Medical School Foundation Training Center. Contest judges SunStar Davao Editor-in-Chief Stella Estremera (fifth, left), Mindanao Times Editor-in-Chief Amelia Cabusao (seventh, left), and Lester Avila (center) cuts the ribbon for the exhibit. (davaotoday.com photo by Medel V. Hernani)

6 years ago

WORKING MOM

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Davao City Councilor Leah Librado-Yap holds her son in hand during Thursday’s I-Speak Forum at City Hall to announce the city’s activities in observance of Children’s Month spearheaded by her committee on women and children. (davaotoday.com photo by Medel V. Hernani)

6 years ago

DATE EXPO PROMOTES ‘FIVE GOLDEN CROPS’

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John Carlo Tria (right), program head of the coming Davao Trade Expo (DATE) 2013 said this event will promote the intercropping of “five golden crops” to help farmers vie for export market. Joining him is Expo chair Agatha Salanatin-Valencia (left) during Thursday’s I-Speak Forum at City Hall. (davaotoday.com photo by Medel V. Hernani)