3-day sale at Island City Mall

Christmas comes early this month of September as Island City Mall offers big discounts of up to 70% on selected items at the Home & Fashion Deparament and participating tenant shops in the 3-day sale on September 16, 17 and 18. During the sale, meet and greet Pinoy Big Brother celebrity housemate Elisse Joson, on September 17, Saturday, at 5 PM, at the Activity Center. The 20-year-old Kapamilya actress is best known as the girl behind the viral McDonald’s #hugot TV commercial. Before joining PBB Lucky Season 7, Elisse played as the mean girl in the 2014 movie “She’s Dating the Gangster,” together with Kathryn Bernardo, Daniel Padilla, and her bestfriend, Sofia Andres. She also starred in the romantic comedy, “#Ewankosau Saranghaeyo”, where she was nominated as New Movie Actress of the Year in the PMPC Star Awards. Elisse also appeared in the TV series “Wansapanataym” and “Kaibigan ni Prima” in “Maalaala Mo Kaya,” “Ipaglaban Mo”, as a kontrabida in “You’re My Home,” and with a supporting role in “Ang Probinsyano. ”Other events during the 3-day sale are the Pop Star 2016 on September 17, at 3 PM; while the Fruits & Vegetables Carving Contest will be conducted on September 18, Sunday, at 2 PM, at the Activity...

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New parking area at Island City Mall

There’s a new parking area for customers at the Island City Mall, located at the northwing of the mall, just across the Corporate Center of the Alturas Group of Companies, beside its annex building. Mall management announces that the North Carpark of ICM is now open to the public, exclusive for mall customers only. With an area of 1.2 hectares, the carpark is wide and spacious enough to accommodate at least 350 cars at any given time. Manned by a security guard for safety and security of everyone, the entrance and exit gate for cars is facing the Integrated Bus Terminal. For shopping convenience, customers can pass the shortcut gate at the wall which is just a few steps to the entrance 2 of the mall that leads directly to the Home & Fashion Department and Supermarket, through the new escalators that connect the upper ground to the lower ground level of the mall. Mall manager Mario F. Cirujales said the new parking area of the mall is just temporary for the meantime as the newly-acquired lot would be utilized for future development or expansions of the mall. He added that in a move to serve the customers better, Island City Mall would soon open the second phase of its newly-expanded Supermarket in the early part of September, next...

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ICM celebrates 12th Anniversary

Island City Mall marks another milestone on June 26 as the ultimate shopping, dining, and entertainment center in Bohol turns 12. The weeklong anniversary celebration is highlighted by an Anniversary Sale on June 24, 25, and 26, where discounts of up to 80% are given away on great selections at the Home & Fashion Department and participating tenant shops. Guest celebrities, John Bermundo and Brace Arquiza of boyband Gimme 5, will add glitter to the celebration as the teen artists will perform at the Activity Center on June 26, at 5 PM. Other anniversary activities happening this week at the Activity Center are the elimination round of ICM Pop Star, June 20, at 6 PM; Zumba Marathon, June 22, at 5 PM; ICM Race, June 24, at 9 AM; ICM Pop Star Grand Finals at 6 PM; Make Your Moves Grand Finals, June 25, at 1 PM; and Mannequins Live, June 26, at 4 PM. As part of its corporate social responsibility through the Alay Marcela Foundation, Inc., Island City Mall will conduct the “Bayanihan Para sa Kabataan”, a community outreach program scheduled on June 22, in Cogon District, at the barangay gym, starting at 8 AM until 5 AM. The barangay folks can avail of Free Clinic and Feeding Program for the children; or join the Recycling Workshop handled by the Guhit Pinas-Bohol Chapter artists, or seek employment through the Jobs Fair. The “Bayanihan Para sa Kabataan” is also co-presented by the City Government of Tagbilaran, through Mayor John Geesnell “Baba” Yap II; the Barangay Council of Cogon, through Brgy. Captain Philipp Besas; and the local chapter of Philippine National Red Cross...

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ICM opens new Supermarket

Living up to its moniker as the “shopping haven of Bohol”, Island City Mall opened last Monday, the Phase I of its newly-expanded Supermarket,  located just adjacent the old Supermarket at the Lower Ground Level. Mall Manager, Mario F. Cirujales, said the new Supermarket boasts up of its wider and spacious aisles for shopping convenience, with newly-refurbished racks and more computerized check-out counters for fast and efficient service; plus a variety of items on display spreading out with more choices for everyone. According to Mr. Cirujales, there are something more to look forward to at the Island City Mall as it keeps on getting bigger and better to serve the customers more. Since it opened its doors to the public twelve years ago, ICM continues to redefine the concept of shopping, dining, fun and entertainment in Bohol, and continues to raise the bar of excellence in a sustained effort to upgrade lifestyle. “Truly an embodiment of customer satisfaction and malling superiority, ICM lives up to the tag as “shopping capital of Bohol”, added Mr. Cirujales. Next month, it’s another year of success as ICM marks another milestone, celebrating its 12th Anniversary on June 26. Since it opened in 2004, ICM continues to bring out the best of everything, always finds new concepts, rides with the changes and updates itself with the market demands. Mr. Cirujales further said that ICM is looking forward for more to accomplish and achieve. “But these will not be realized without the help of our valued customers who contributed to the growth and success of the store over the years; the dedication and hardwork of the employees, and the support of the top management,” he...

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Miss Philippines Earth 2016–Bohol Search

A Jennifer Lawrence-lookalike, Charysse Jane Roferos (2nd from right) of Loon, Bohol, was crowned as Miss Philippines Earth 2016-Bohol during the coronation day at the ICM Activity Center last March 12. The 18-year old Nursing student of Cebu Normal University who will represent Bohol in the national pageant on June 12 in Manila, was also adjudged as Best in Gown and Miss GIV Beauty Soap. Also winners were (l-r) Hannah Mae Cimeni of Dauis, Miss Philippines Earth – Fire Bohol and Miss Sisters Napkins; Lady Arlia Lumantas of Tagbilaran City, Miss Philippines Earth-Water Bohol; and Rizalee Rose Razo of Tagbilaran City, Miss Philippines Earth-Air Bohol who was also chosen as Best in Interview and Best in Eco-Toursim Video. The other awardees are Best in Swimwear and People’s Choice Award, Bretziel Laurel of Loon; Best in Talent, Lady Arlia Lumantas of Tagbilaran City; and Miss Globe Telecom, Mary Jane Malaran of Bilar. Sponsors of the said event are Egay’s Farm Restaurant, South Palms Resort, TJ Medrana, Globe Telecom, Unilever, GIV Beauty Soap, Myphone, Sisters Napkins, and Mister...

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3-Day Sale at Island City Mall

  The summer is just getting hotter and hotter as big, big discounts of up to 70% are given away on great selections at the Home & Fashion Department and participating tenant shops of Island City Mall in its 3-Day Sale this coming Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, March 11, 12, and 13. On March 12, Saturday, in the second day of the sale, watch the Miss Philippines Earth 2016–Bohol Search at the Activity Center of Island City Mall, starting at 3 PM, together with Miss Philippines Earth-Air 2015, Chanel Olive Thomas. The following day, March 13, Sunday, meet and greet Kapamilya artist Michael Pangilinan at the Activity Center of Island City Mall, at 3 PM. The 20-year old runner-up of the second season of ABS-CBN’s popular singing and impersonation TV show, “Your Face Sounds Familiar”, is the voice behind the hit song “Pare, Mahal Mo Raw Ako”, which has been launched recently into a movie, starring himself and another celebrity performer Edgar Allan Guzman. A Star Music artist, Michael Pangilinan is also a part of The X-Factor Philippines Season 1 where KZ Tandingan emerged as the Grand Winner. Michael is also considered by many as the Harana Prince and Kilabot ng mga Kolehiyala. In the Grand Showdown of “Your Face Sounds Familiar” Season 2 last December 12 and 13, Michael bested three other celebrity finalists Sam Concepcion, KZ Tandingan, and Kean Cipriano of Callalily to become a runner-up to the eventual champion, actress/singer Denise...

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