Boac North District bags 5 major awards in photography and painting contest

BOAC, Marinduque – The Boac North District bagged five major awards in the recently concluded Seminar-Workshop and Contests on Photography and Oil Pastel Color Painting for two days, October 27-28 at the Casa Real, Boac. In the Oil Pastel Painting Elementary Category, the district won all three major awards: third prize – Adrian O. Orilla, 2nd prize – Almira M. Hidalgo and first prize – Eivan Josh Semilla with 81.67% rating. In Photography contest, same school also got the 2nd prize for Samantha Azia D. Gutierrez and first prize for…

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

PHL showroom spotlights less known destinations

By Press Release | Asian Journal The MIMAROPA region, including cities of Calapan and Puerto Princesa, is on display for two weeks beginning October 17 at the Philippine Showroom, a year-round tourism and trade fair at the lobby of the Department of Tourism Building along Gil Puyat Avenue in Makati. The provinces of Mindoro Occidental, Mindoro Oriental, Marinduque, Romblon and Palawan, which go by the acronym MIMAROPA, displays for sale some of their export-quality products like marble figurines with on-the-spot electro-engraving, uraro pastries, ethnic-inspired fashion accessories, and the uniquely designed…

A million roses for Marinduque

Iniaalay ng Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) at ng simbahang Katoliko ang araw na ito, Oktubre 21, 2016, upang ipanalangin ang lalawigan ng Marinduque at mga mamamayan nito. Kaya’t sama-sama nating dasalin ang panalanging ito. We pray for the province and people of Marinduque. For more efficient delivery of health services including the installation of solar home systems in rural health facilities which now have power for lighting, ventilation and cold storage of vaccines. “Are you capable of risking your life for someone? Do it for Christ” We…