Former Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago pumanaw na, 71

Kinumpirma ni dating DILG Usec. Narciso “Jun” Santiago na pumanaw na ang kaniyang asawang si dating Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago. Ayon kay ginoong Santiago, nasa isang private room ang dating mambabatas nang ito ay bawian ng buhay. Hindi muna nagsiwalat ng iba pang detalye ang pamilya dahil abala pa raw sila sa pagsasa-ayos ng labi ng senadora. Ang mambabatas ay dati nang natukoy na may lung cancer. Source and courtesy: Bombo Radyo

Free Wi-Fi hot spots to be set up in Boac plaza and MSC

Free Wi-Fi link eases digital divide By Maricar Cinco, Inquirer Southern Luzon BOAC, Marinduque – Residents of Boac, the capital town of the island province of Marinduque, would soon access the internet for free in several public areas and schools as the local government works to plug the digital divide. Luna Manrique, Boac municipal planning officer, said the municipal government is eyeing to set up Wi-Fi hot spots in the town’s plaza and at the Marinduque State College. Boac, a first-class municipality (with an average annual income of P55 million or…

2 tapat na janitor sa Kamara, kinilala

TORRIJOS, Marinduque – Isa si Michael Mark Quimora, tubong Sitio Banukbok, Brgy. Cabuyo, Torrijos, Marinduque sa dalawang janitor na kinilala sa kongreso dahil sa kanilang pagiging matapat. Ito ay matapos isauli ang Php 19,500 na halaga ng perang natagpuan nila sa upuan ng isang mambabatas sa plenary hall noong nakaraang linggo. Ayon sa report ng Radyo Inquirer, naglilinis si Crispin Jasareno sa bulwagan ng Batasang Pambansa sa Quezon City nang bigla niyang makita ang bugkos ng tig-Php 500 na pera sa upuan ni Cebu Rep. Jonas Cortes noong Miyerkules. Agad niyang tinawag…

Commemorating the 116th Anniversary of the Battle of Pulang Lupa

Today, September 13, we are commemorating the 116th Anniversary of the Battle of Pulang Lupa. Battle of Pulang Lupa was an engagement fought on September 13, 1900, during the Philippine–American War, between the forces of Colonel Maximo Abad and Devereux Shields, in which Abad’s men defeated the American force. Activities lined up for this year’s “Battle of Pulang Lupa” commemoration includes Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts Camporee, Fun Run and Zumba Workout, Tree Planting, cultural presentations among others. Here is the program: You may download the PDF copy of the program here, 116th-Anniversary-of-Battle-of-Pulang-Lupa.