Duterte warns vs irresponsible mining

Irresponsible mining must stop as it is destroying the land of promise, the incoming President Rodrigo Duterte said in his speech during the “One Love, One Nation #DU31 Thanksgiving Party” evening of Saturday, June 4. Speaking before an estimated 300,000 people who attended the Saturday night party at the Davao Crocodile Park, Duterte dared the mining industry players in Davao to “shape up,” otherwise he will force them to shift to other businesses. “I have a big problem with mining companies, they are despoiling the land, they are destroying Mindanao,…

Marinduque weather update

06 Jun ’16, 08:00 AM: Rain clouds have been detected by Doppler RADAR in the vicinity of Boac, #‎Marinduque‬. ‪#‎UlanPh‬ 06 Jun ’16, 06:00 AM: Light to moderate rains affecting ‎Marinduque‬, southern portion of ‎Mindoro‬, ‪WesternVisayas‬ and portion of northern ‪‎Palawan‬ (Coron). -Philippine Weather System/Earthquake Update

Lalaki, natagpuang patay sa compound ng simbahan sa Marinduque

Sa Boac, Marinduque isang lalaki ang natagpuang patay sa compound ng isang simbahan. Kinilala ang biktima na si John Winston Manrique, dalawampu’t tatlong gulang at tauhan ng simbahan. Isang kagawad ang nakakita sa labi habang maglilinis siya sa lugar. Base sa imbestigasyon, internal hemorrhage ang naging sanhi nang pagkamatay ng biktima matapos itong mahulog mula sa Veranda. Nagtamo siya ng sugat sa ulo at panga. Inaaalam pa ang tunay na dahilan ng pagkahulog ng biktima. Wala naman daw foul play sa insedente.

Classical music takes center stage in Marinduque’s 3rd Annual ‘Musika sa Isla’

BOAC, Marinduque – Symphonies are due to wake the sleepy town of Boac, Marinduque as the city holds its third “Musika sa Isla,” the country’s only classical music festival, on May 18, 19, and 21. Premier musicians from Asia are gracing the three-day event. “Musika sa Isla” gathers a diverse roster of musical talents, ranging from pianists to seasoned singers. This year, Franz Chen of Indonesia and Tomoyo Kobayashi from Japan are playing the piano. Japan’s Kazuki Yamamoto is the festival’s lone violinist, while Ivan Jenzer is representing the Philippines…