No. 2 most wanted in Mimaropa arrested in Quezon

The second most wanted criminal in the Mimaropa (Mindoro-Marinduque-Romblon-Palawan) region was arrested by police in Lucena City on Saturday, police said Sunday. Supt. Arturo Brual Jr., Lucena police chief, said combined police forces from Quezon, Marinduque and the Police Regional Office 4 armed with three arrest warrants swooped down on the house of Arnaldo Jardiniano, 46, alias “Etong” in Sitio (sub-village) Maligaya in Barangay Gulang-Gulang around 11:30 a.m. “He was surprised when he realized that the ambulant vendors offering him household stuff on installment were undercover policemen,” Brual said in…

1st Kalutang Festival sa Marinduque, matagumpay na ipinagdiwang

Sa kauna-unahang pagkakataon sa kasaysayan ng lalawigan ng Marinduque, naipakita ng mga mag-aaral mula elementarya ang naipamanang talento sa pagtugtog ng kalutang ni Maestro Tirso Sardena. Bawat pangkat ay nagtanghal ng pagtugtog ng instrumentong kalutang kasama ang kanilang tagapagsanay. Habang suot ang kanilang makukulay na kasuotang kamiso tsino at baro’t saya, tinugtog ng lahat ng kalahok mula sa mga bayan ng Torrijos, Sta. Cruz, Mogpog, Gasan, Boac at Buenavista ang mga piyesang Leron-leron Sinta, Sitsiritsit at isang piling-kanta na nais nilang iparinig. Itinanghal na kampyon ng mga hurado ang Gasan…

Pagtagas ng tubig sa Makulapnit dam, nakita ng mga otoridad

BOAC, Marinduque – Nakita ng mga Army Cafgu habang nagpapatrolya sa Makulapnit area ang pagtagas ng tubig sa Makulapnit Dam Tunnel. Ayon sa Facebook post ni Luna Manrique, Boac planning officer “Our Army Cafgu’s during their environmental patrolling in their text message had observed the leakage of water inside the Makulapnit Dam Tunnel. After immediately informing Mayor Roberto Madla, I called up the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Officer (PENRO) to look into it as I had requested our Cafgu’s to send another team to take pictures. The PENRO on…

May 500 sako ng palay, ipinagkaloob ng DA sa Marinduque

BOAC, Marinduque – Tinatayang may humigit-kumulang na limang daang sako ng palay ang dumating mula sa Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office MIMAROPA ngayong araw, Enero 19 bilang tulong sa relief operations para sa mga magsasaka sa probinsya. Ang tulong na ipinaabot ay tinanggap ng Provincial Agriculturist Office na inaasahang maipararating sa anim na Municipal Agriculturist Office ng Marinduque. Matatandaan na ang tulong na ito ay isa sa mga ipinangakong ayuda ni Sec. Emmanuel “Manny” Pinol noong bumisita ito sa lalawigan noong ika-4 ng Enero. Photo courtesy of Marinduque Provincial…

Cockfighting arena in Boac hosts image of Divine Mercy, only in PH

Bishop Marcelino Anthony Maralit of Boac (center) speaks in a press conference at the sidelines of the 4th World Apostolic Congress on Mercy at the National Shrine of Saint Padre Pio in Sto. Tomas, Batangas, Jan. 18, 2017. | Photo by Roy Lagarde Divine Mercy in a cockfighting arena? Only in PH As if to prove there’s no place Jesus is not welcome, a bishop reveals how an image of the Divine Mercy ended up in a cockfighting arena in Marinduque. Bishop Marcelino Antonio Maralit of Boac said he authorized…