License of aircraft pilot landed in Marinduque Airport, suspended

Aircraft Pilot Capt. Leo Ariel Guardo License suspended for flying plane without flight plan CAAP PRESS RELEASE June 30,2016 MANILA – Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Director General William K. Hotchkiss III, AFP (Ret.) imposed a 330-day suspension on a pilot who landed his aircraft at the Marinduque Airport with neither a flight plan nor clearance from the air traffic control tower. According to Hotchkiss Capt. Leo Ariel Guardo was found guilty of committing four violations of the Philippine Civil Aviation Regulations (PCAR), compromising the safety of other…

Marinduque congressman, nanumpa na sa tungkulin

Nanumpa na sa tungkulin ngayong umaga, Hunyo 30, 2016 ang bagong halal na congressman ng Lone District ng Marinduque na si Lord Allan Q. Velasco. Ang panunumpa ay isinagawa sa Torrijos Covered Court, Torrijos, Marinduque. Kasabay niyang nanumpa ngayong araw, ang mga bago ring halal na pinuno ng Bayan ng Torrijos sa pangunguna ni Mayor elect, Lorna Q. Velasco. Photo courtesy: Ian San Juan

Marinduqueno, nakatanggap ng scholarship para mag-aral sa Europa

Mapalad na napili at nabigyan ng pagkakataon na magpatuloy ng post-graduate study sa tatlong mga bansang sakop ng European Union si Joan Carlo “JC” L. Mayangitan tubong Boton, Boac, Marinduque. Si Mayangitan, isang registered nurse ay pinagkalooban ng Erasmus Mundus Scholarship – Masters in Public Health in Disasters. Siya ay nakatakdang mag-aral sa mga prestihiyosong unibersidad kagaya ng University of Oviedo sa Spain, Karolinska Institutet sa Sweden at Universite Catholique de Louvain sa bansang Belgium para sa School Year Edition 2016-2017. Bago nito, nakatanggap din si JC ng scholarship at nag-aral sa Universitat Pompeu Fabra sa Espanya noong 2014.…

Libreng bakuna sa mga aso, isasagawa ng Marinduque Prov Vet Office

Ang Marinduque Provincial Veterinary Office (MPVO), isa sa mga performing agency sa lalawigan ay magsasagawa ng pagbabakuna (mass vaccination) at pagtatala (compulsory registration) sa mga bagong panganak na aso na may gulang tatlong buwan pataas. Gayundin, mabibigyan ng bakuna ang mga bagong lipat na aso o iyong tinatawag na newly moved-in dogs. Layunin ng MPVO na makatugon at maisakatuparan ang ipinangako nito sa MIMAROPA (Occidental Mindoro, Oriental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon at Palawan) Initiative 2016 na maging Rabies Free ang buong MIMAROPA sa taong 2020. Kasabay ng proyekto ay ang pagsasagawa…

Prov celebrates Arbor Day; Youth volunteers leads tree planting

Marinduque Provincial Environment and National Resources Office (PENRO), in cooperation with ‪‎AgreaPH‬, MACEC, Marinduque LGUs and other organizations, gathered together in the observance of Philippine National Arbor Day 2016. More than 400 native talisay seedlings were planted in a PENRO-designated coastal area in Barangay Libtangin, Municipality of Gasan. AGREA gathered twenty student leaders and community-based youth volunteers to help transplant indigenous talisay trees in the early morning of Saturday, 25 June 2016. “We are planting trees in coastal areas as a risk management measure against storm surges. With proper care,…