Boac North District bags 5 major awards in photography and painting contest

BOAC, Marinduque – The Boac North District bagged five major awards in the recently concluded Seminar-Workshop and Contests on Photography and Oil Pastel Color Painting for two days, October 27-28 at the Casa Real, Boac. In the Oil Pastel Painting Elementary Category, the district won all three major awards: third prize – Adrian O. Orilla, 2nd prize – Almira M. Hidalgo and first prize – Eivan Josh Semilla with 81.67% rating. In Photography contest, same school also got the 2nd prize for Samantha Azia D. Gutierrez and first prize for…

Sa usapin ngayon ng Marcopper, makikita ang tapat na lingkod bayan

BOAC, Marinduque – Ang ibinoto mo bang bokal ay tapat sa taumbayan o tapat lamang sa partidong kanyang kinabibilangan? Maiinit ang usapin ngayon sa paglilipat ng kaso ng Marcopper sa bansang Canada at kung sino ang law firm na siyang hahawak dito. Matatandaan na noong Hulyo 2014 ay naglabas ng *labintatlong (13) pahinang ‘ruling’ ang United State high court na sumasang-ayon sa naunang desisyon ng Nevada district court na hindi ang Estados Unidos ang nararapat na hudikatura para maglitis ng isinampang kaso ng Marinduque laban sa Placer Dome, Inc. –…

Marinduque must be represented by Canadian lawyers in mining lawsuits

By Rey Panaligan | Source: Manila Bulletin The Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Marinduque has rejected the move of Gov. Carmencita O. Reyes to re-engage the services of an American law firm to represent the province in its case set to be filed in Canada against two mining firms. Instead, the majority members of the Sanggunian, together with the members of the Marinduque Council for Environmental Concerns (MaCEC), proposed the hiring of Canadian lawyers to represent the province, a move supported by Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Q. Velasco. Marinduque is filing a…

Marinduque Academy, celebrates 70th founding anniversary

MOGPOG, Marinduque – Nagsimula na ang parada ng mga mag-aaral, alumni, guro, bisita at mga opisyales ng Marinduque Academy sa pagdiriwang nito ng ika-70 taong pagkakatatag. Ang Marinduque Academy, Inc. (MAI), isang pribadong pansekondaryang paaralan na matatagpuan sa barangay Gitnang Bayan, Mogpog, Marinduque ay naitatag noong Oktubre 1946. Photo courtesy of Lourdeslana Leyco