Lawmaker frets over draft HRET ‘decision’

The House of Representatives Electoral Tribunal  is yet to convene on August 28,2014 but a draft decision of the would-be hearing has already leaked out, according to a lawmaker. The HRET   was to decide on  the fate of  Marinduque congressman Regina Reyes and  her political rival,  Lord Allan Velasco, son of  SC Associate Justice Presbitero Velasco. Reyes’ camp  found out about the  alleged draft being circulated now among  HRET members which is just 2 weeks away from the hearing. A copy was given to her confidentially by a concerned co-member…

NPC President announces new power source for Marinduque

Diesel Power Plant Barge in Balanacan, Marinduque BOAC, Marinduque – National Power Corporation (NAPOCOR) President Ma. Gladys Cruz -Sta. Rita graced the Marinduque Electric Cooperative’s (MARELCO) 35th Annual General Membership Assembly, Saturday, August 9 at the Boc Covered Court . About 4,000 consumer/members attended the said meeting. Sta. Rita detailed the NPC’s on-going and upcoming programs in the island province of Marinduque during this event. Among the many projects of NPC are 1.) the acquisition of brand new medium speed generating sets that has the total capacity of 5 M.…

Marinduquena blood, won bueaty pageant in New York

Alexa Kirby won Miss Philippines-Quest (East Coast) 2014 IT TAKES HARD WORK TO STAGE A PAGEANT, ALSO TO WIN IT NEW YORK, New York – A beauty pageant is a lot of work for a year’s reign. That is, if you win the title. So why are many women enamored with it? Alexa Kirby of Romansville, Pennsylvania, was crowned here last July as “Miss Philippines-Quest (East Coast) 2014.” She will then compete in Miss World-Philippines onSeptember 21 in Manila and, if she wins there, she will fly to London in…

Marinduque Airport Soon to Open

Marinduque Airport located in Masiga, Gasan, Marinduque BOAC, Marinduque – Marinduque Airport will be opened before September 1, Liga ng mga Barangay President, Allan Nepomuceno announced. Gov. Carmencita O. Reyes and Congw. Regina O. Reyes together with Bokal Allan Nepomuceno and Provincial Administrator Eleuterio Raza met with Director General William Hotchkiss and Capt. Jhonny Andrew at the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines office, Manila, Aug. 5 and discussed the opening of the airport in a month’s time. Bokal Allan Nepomuceno, a former 747 pilot explained to CAAP officials the…

Schedule of ELA for GSIS Members and Pensioners Residing or Working at Marinduque

GSIS Logo Emergency Loan Availment period for GSIS members and pensioners residing or working at Marinduque is from JULY 30 to AUGUST 29, 2014 only. MEMBERS WITH UMID CARDS may file applications thru UMID Compliant Kiosks located at the following areas: 1. GSIS Extension Office – eCard Plus/UMID card holders. 2. Provincial Capitol Boac, Marinduque – UMID card only. 3. Municipal Government of Sta Cruz -U MID card only. 4. DEPED Division Office – UMID card only. MEMBERS WITH TEMPORARY eCard: Over-the-Counter using the attached application form (to be printed…