Torrijos, Marinduque partial damage assessment report on Typhoon Nina

TORRIJOS, Marinduque – Below is the partial damage assessment report of the Municipality of Torrijos, Marinduque as of December 26, 5:00 pm. Estimated Cost of Damage (Roads & Bridges, Schools, Other Buildings, etc.) = ₱ 20,730,000.00 Estimated Cost of Totally Damaged Houses = ₱ 7,700,000.00 Estimated Cost of Partially Damaged Houses = ₱ 14,107,500.00 Total Estimated Damage Cost of Infrastructures = ₱ 42,537,500.00 Total Power Blackout to all Barangays No water supply in some areas Totally damaged houses = 110 Partially damaged houses = 627 No. Of injured individuals =…

Typhoon Nina: Moment of silent prayer for Marinduque

Marinduquenos, let us have a moment of silent prayer as our dear province is now under Signal No. 4 as of 4:00 am. #NinaPH has made its fourth landfall in Torrijos, Marinduque. “Lord, our faith is stronger than any storm. Spare us from the threat of Typhoon Nina. We lift up the safety of our family, friends and kababayan unto your loving arms and shield us from destruction. We ask in the mighty name of Jesus our Lord and Savior, Amen.”

Tulay sa barangay Tigwi, Torrijos kailan matatapos?

Tulay, kailan ka matatapos? Ito ang isang malaking katanungan ng mga residente ng Barangay Tigwi, Torrijos, Marinduque hinggil sa proyektong “Construction of Tigwi bridge and approaches along Dampulan-Lipata-Yook-Buenavista Road” na hanggang sa kasalukuyan ay hindi pa rin natatapos. Ang proyekto na nagkakahalaga ng Php 55,339,972.94 ay sinimulan noong Hunyo 26, 2015 sa implementasyon ng Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)-Mimaropa Region sa pamamagitan ng isang pribadong kontratista na St. Gerrard Construction na pagmamay-ari ni Pacifico Discaya II. Ngunit sa bisa ng Department Order No. 130 series of 2015 sa…

Marinduqueno, isa sa mga unang Pilipinong naglakbay sa Australia

A Poignant Story, from Marinduque to Broome, Western Australia in 1891 Bumibiyahe na pala sa iba’t ibang bansa ang mga Pilipino para makahanap ng trabaho noong 1800’s pa lamang. Isa na rito si Thomas (Tomas) Puertollano, tubong Suha, Torrijos, Marinduque na naglakbay papuntang Australia. Ito ay para sa isang peligrosong hanapbuhay, ang pagsisid at pagkolekta ng mga perlas. “We were considered under the Western Australian government as flora and fauna. So were part of the flora and fauna policies that state government had. You could not own land. You were…

NFA-Marinduque holds orientation on ‘Grains Standardization’ in Torrijos

TORRIJOS, Marinduque – The National Food Authority (NFA) Marinduque Provincial Office conducted an Orientation on Grains Business Rules & Regulations and Philippine Grains Standardization Program (PGSP) in the municipality of Torrijos on December 2, 2016 at the Barangay Hall of barangay Poblacion, Torrijos, Marinduque. The event was participated by the grains businessmen as well as local officials like Joel Cruzado, municipal councilor of the municipality of Torrijos and barangay chairman, Ronulfo Del Mundo.