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…

AJ Madrigal Out To Do Marinduque Proud as Member of Batang Gilas

AJ on his training at the Meralco Gym | Photo courtesy: Fox Sports Asia When Alain “AJ” Madrigal first laced up his sneaks and dribbled a basketball in his home province of Marinduque, playing for flag and country was probably quite far from his mind. Years later, however, on a humid summer Wednesday evening, he’s in the Meralco Gym, training hard and wearing the Batang Gilas colors weeks away from plunging into the 2016 Southeast Asian Basketball Association U18 Championship in Medan, Indonesia. It has been an interesting story for…

Travel Time from Manila to Lucena, 3 Hours na Lang

The new ecotourism road cuts through coconut plantations in Sariaya town in Quezon province. Photo by Delfin T. Mallari, Jr. New Quezon Road Eases Traffic Woes, Offers Scenic View LUCENA CITY—Beset by traffic problems along the Maharlika Highway, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) opened a 24-kilometer road that connects the provinces of Quezon and Batangas while providing motorists a scenic view of the countryside. Nestor Cleofas, DPWH Quezon second engineering district chief, said the two-lane concrete highway provided a comfortable and leisurely trip to travelers by skipping…

Marinduque Youth Makes Stand for Change

“Make a stand! Be the change! One good vote.” The Youth Caravan was held successfully today. Almost one thousand and five hundred youth from the fourteen parishes in the Diocese of Boac gathered at Mogpog Covered court to convey to all the clear message which is to uphold a CLEAN, HONEST and PEACEFUL election. Wala ng magpapabola, mansasamantala, magpapabili ng boto at manyuyurak sa dangal lalo na ng mahihirap. To start the day’s activity, a concelebrated Mass was held, officiated by Fr. Allan Malapad and he was joined mostly by…

‘Ang Pinaka’ Features the Yummiest Marinduque Delicacies

Ang Pinaka: Yummy in Marinduque Yummy Series #28: “Ang Pinaka: Yummy in Marinduque”Sunday, April 176:30 PM on GMA News TV-11 One of the best ways to discover the richness and beauty of the Philippines is by exploring the different food destinations that the country has to offer. This Sunday, ‘Ang Pinaka’ continues its series of food trips as host Rovilson Fernandez and field correspondents Coleen Perez and Pepita Curtis take us to a grand tour of the different home-grown restaurants around the so-called ‘Heart of the Philippines,’ the island-province of…