Batang Gilas Bags the SEABA U18 Gold in Indonesia: Marinduquenos Cheer for AJ Madrigal

Marinduque’s great pride, Alain Jethro Madrigal The Philippine national youth basketball team, Batang Gilas, captured the Gold Medal in the 2016 Southeast Asia Basketball Association Under-18 (SEABA U18) Championship held in Medan, Indonesia April 23-28, 2016. Countries that vied for the championship are the Philippines, host Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. The tournament serves as the qualifier for the FIBA Asia U-18 tilt in Tehran, Iran on July 15-24. Batang Gilas SEABA U18 roster Batang Gilas won 6 straight games including the Finals where they beat Thailand by 37…

Fun Activities ni Marinduque, Rediscovered on ‘Ang Pinaka’

Ang Pinaka Funtastic in Marinduque Ang Pinaka: Funtastic in MarinduqueSunday, May 16:30 PM on GMA News TV-11 Summer is more fun on ‘Ang Pinaka’ as it features a series of definitive lists of the most ‘fun’ places to go and ‘fun’ activities to do in the various summer destinations in the country. This Sunday, join host Rovilson Fernandez, and guest field correspondents Coleen Perez and Pepita Curtis as they take you around the ‘heart of the Philippines’, Marinduque! Find out the Top 10 “Ang Pinaka: Funtastic in Marinduque” this Sunday…

Pekeng Medical Mission Group, Umiikot sa Marinduque

The Medical Mission Specialist Group prescription Umiikot ngayon sa Marinduque ang grupo na nagsasagawa ng medical mission subalit ayon sa Facebook post ni Dr. Rey Sore, manggagamot mula sa Gasan, ito ay isang scam lamang. “Please beware of this group going around Marinduque pretending to be doing medical missions. In this case, diagnosis was UTI based on the urine test. However the urine test does not show that it was tested for UTI. Another scam prescribing expensive herbal medicines.”Dagdag pa ni Dr. Sore, “Sa barangay hall pa nga ginagawa nila yan.…

An Inspiring Message from Bryll: Cum Laude, Laking Marinduque

Family of Bryll Par Before I went to college when I was 16 years old, I didn’t know what course and what institution I will pick to be the place that will mold me and will be my home for 5 years. As you may all know, I am not a star student during high school and elementary, I am always an average student contented in what he gets in every grading period. I never expected that destiny will lead me to this institution, to National University-Manila, the place that…

M/V Montenegro, Nabangga Diumano ang Bangka ng Ilang Mangingisda

Photo courtesy: Lovely Revilla Nagpanic ang ilang pasahero ng M/V Montenegro matapos itong magpaikot-ikot sa karagatan upang sagipin ang ilang mangingisda na nahulog mula sa isang tumaob na bangka. Umalis ang M/V Montenegro sa pantalan ng Cawit, Boac patungong Talao Talao Port, Lucena mga alas-8 ng gabi kanina subalit wala pang isang oras na paglalakbay ng mapansin ng mga pasahero ang pagbagal ng takbo at pag-ikot ikot nito na tila ba may hinahanap. Ayon sa impormasyon na aming nakalap, nabangga diumano ng nasabing barko ang bangka na sinasakyan ng mga…