Bahagi ng Malindig Institute sa bayan ng Sta. Cruz, nasunog

STA. CRUZ, Marinduque – Tinupok ng apoy ang bahagi ng Malindig Institute sa Sta. Cruz, Marinduque. Ayon sa report nagsimula ang sunog bago mag-alas dose kaninang madaling araw, Nobyembre 6 sa nasabing eskwelahan na matatagpuan sa Osmena Street, barangay Lapu-Lapu, Santa Cruz, Marinduque. Nakatanggap umano ng report ang Bureau of Fire Protection-Sta. Cruz na nasusunog ang paaralan bandang alas-12:30 kaninang umaga. Agad namang rumesponde ang BFP Sta. Cruz kasama ang Sta. Cruz MDRRM Rescue and Fire Volunteers. Sa laki ng apoy kinailangan pa ang tulong ng BFP Torrijos, BFP Mogpog…

Meet the hunk chef and talented visual artist from Marinduque

Darell Ariola, the Bondfire Restaurant Group Employee of the Month, has always been a talented visual artist. “When I was very young I was doing art,” he says, “and I was in many contests.” That talent serves the Philippines native well. Darell attended a culinary school called the American Hospitality Academy, which was the first American school in Manila. After graduation he was sent in 2007 to the Hilton in Myrtle Beach for an internship. That’s where he met Larry Bond, president of Bondfire Restaurant Group, and Eddie Halwenge, currently…

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 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

Vote for Cherrie Atilano, The Marinduque and Earth Mover

Cherrie Atilano, a farmer and social entrepreneur who founded AGREA (Agriculture + Gaea) is being nominated in Rappler’s Move Awards 2016, Earth Mover category. Earth Mover is an individual who is a proponent of environmental rights and empowers others to take action for its sustainability and protection. Cherrie and Her Advocacy Cherrie believes that it is one of the greatest ironies that farmers and fisherfolk – the producers and harvesters of our food – are amongst the poorest and the hungriest. This is not only unjust, but also a threat…