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.

Gov. Reyes at Mayor Velasco, magkasama sa pagdiriwang ng Labanan sa Pulang Lupa

TORRIJOS, Marinduque – Magkatabing naupo si Gov. Carmencita O. Reyes at Mayor Lorna Q. Velasco bago isagawa ang pag-aalay ng bulaklak (wreath laying) sa bantayog ni Gat. Jose Rizal. Ang pag-aalay ng bulaklak ay bahagi ng programa sa pagdiriwang ng ika-116 Anibersaryo ng Laban sa Pulang Lupa na ginugunita ngayong araw, Setyembre 13, 2016 sa bayan ng Torrijos. Photo by Reijohn M. Rioflorido

Estudyante mula Makapuyat Nat’l HS, kampeon sa province-wide ‘History Quiz Bee’

TORRIJOS, Marinduque – Kampeon sa taunang province-wide History Quiz Bee – Secondary Level category si Erraine Jamilla, mag-aaral mula sa Makapuyat National High School – Sta. Cruz. Naiuwi naman ng mga kalahok mula sa Torrijos at Gasan ang sumunod na mga parangal. Ang paligsahan na isinagawa sa plaza ng bayan ng Torrijos ay naglalayong hikayatin at linangin pang lalo ng mga mag-aaral ang kanilang kaalaman patungkol sa kasaysayan. Ang gawain ay dinaluhan ng mga piling mag-aaral mula sa anim na bayan ng lalawigan. Bahagi pa rin ito ng ika-116 Anibersaryo ng Laban…

22nd Provincial Scout Jamborette sa Torrijos, pormal nang sinimulan

TORRIJOS, Marinduque – Pormal nang binuksan at sinimulan ang 22nd Provincial Scout Jamborette ng Boy Scouts of the Philippines (BSP) – Marinduque Council na may temang “Growth and Stability” nitong Sabado, Setyembre 10 sa Poblacion, Torrijos, Marinduque. Inilaan ng lokal na pamahalaan ng Torrijos bilang host town ang Torrijos Central School para maging camp site ng mga cub scouts, boy scouts, senior scouts, female scouts, at scout leaders. Ang mga lumahok ay mula sa anim na bayan ng Marinduque – Boac, Buenavista, Gasan, Mogpog, Sta. Cruz at Torrijos. Sinimulan ang…

Marinduque joins the 27th Philippine Travel Mart

BOAC, Marinduque – Marinduque joined the 27th Philippine Travel Mart, for the second time initiated by Team Marinduque, Dream Favor Travel and Tours Agency – an Accredited Travel Agency of the Department of Tourism and the Philippine Tour Operators Association, last Sept. 2-4, 2016 at the SMX Halls 1-4, Mall of Asia, Pasay City. The Philippine Travel Operators Association (PHILTOA) – Philippine Travel Mart is a venue for all accredited tour operators, travel agencies and airlines to promote their agencies, travel destinations and domestic products of all provinces and regions…