Parang tulog nga lamang ba ang Bulkang Malindig?

Akda ni Eli J. Obligacion, Marinduque Rising Ano baga ang ibig sabihin ng mga geologist kapag sinabi nila na ang isang bulkan ay aktibo (active) o parang tulog (dormant)? Ano ang pagkakaiba dahil wala namang sino mang nakatitiyak kung ang isang bulkan ay tapos na ang pagngangalit sa kanyang buhay o kung puputok na naman at kailan. Ang aktibong bulkan ay itong sa kasalukuya’y nasa regular na estado ng pagputok. Sa Pilipinas, ilan lamang dito ay ang Bulusan, Kanlaon, Taal, at Mayon. Inaaasahan na may malaking pagputok ang magaganap sa…

Oplan Balik Eskwela in Marinduque, successful

By Melanie Mendoza, Contributor The DepEd Divison of Marinduque opened classes on June 13, 2016. These were done several ways including short programs to welcome new and even returning students or pupils. Santa Cruz North Central School did it. The Oplan Balik Eskwela was held in Santa Cruz North Central School last June 13, 2016. It started at exactly 7 o’clock in the morning. As part of the program, Mr. Ronnel R. Real, Principal II gave his welcome address. It was followed by a message from the Barangay Captain, Mr.…

Marinduque Weather Update

19 June 2016, 6:00 AM: Weather Outlook Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) affecting Mindanao. Bicol Region, Oriental Mindoro, Romblon, Marinduque and Northern Samar will experience cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and thunderstorms. Light to moderate winds coming from the east will prevail with slight to moderate seas. Cloudy skies with light to moderate rains and thunderstorms will be experienced over Mindanao, Eastern Visayas, and the provinces of Quezon and Aurora. Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms will prevail over Metro Manila and the rest of…

I am Kristel Keith Nieva, I am from Marinduque

I am Kristel Keith of House Nieva, The eldest of two siblings, Beloved princess of King Ricardo and Queen Meliza, Survivor of UP College of Pharmacy, Scholar of the National University, Conqueror of endless lectures and wet laboratories, Defeated the desire for sleep in five years, Master of Procrastination, Warrior of Honor and Excellence, Future Industrial Pharmacist in the realm, and Protector of Patients. Personally, I fear irrelevance the most. But let me quote UP President Alfredo Pascual in his investiture speech, “We must succeed not because we have a…