Jimenez: Why drivers remain hardheaded
THE national leadership had finally thought of not getting the rehabilitation czar from among the Cabinet members.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Church and Foundation Support DSWD Relief Operation
The World Mission Society Church of God and International WeLoveU Foundation are changing the meaning of 'volunteerism' and uniting people from all walks of life through Mother's love.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Metro Newsbits for November 30,2013
Marikina City yesterday sent 5,000 pairs of shoes for victims of super-typhoon "Yolanda" in the towns of Hernani and Lorente in Samar.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Robbers target students with tablets
Students at a Marikina City private school, which advocates the use of tablets instead of textbooks, have become favorite targets of robbers, a school official said yesterday.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
This disaster brought back memories of the storm which destroyed my family's home
It was 1998 and my family - me, my parents and my two brothers - lived in Marikina City in the Philippine capital, Manila.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
How Marikina entrepreneur recovered from 'Ondoy'
MANILA, Philippines An entrepreneur who sells siopao, siomai and noodles lost his livelihood when tropical storm "Ondoy" caused massive flooding in Marikina in 2009.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
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Philippines: 'People's Caravan' brings relief to Samar and Leyte
"We have two Filipino traits -- Bayanihan , solidarity, community spirit, and Bahala na , daring, grit & luck," said Sonny Melencio, chairperson of the Party of the Labouring Masses .
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Yolanda run raises funds for typhoon victims
THE National Anti-Poverty Commission in coordination with several groups organized a running event to help the people in areas hit by typhoon Yolanda rebuild their lives, homes and communities.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
'Ondoy' survivor Cristine helps 'Yolanda' victims
Actress Cristine Reyes, who was famously rescued on the roof of her house during typhoon "Ondoy," is joining other stars in helping victims of typhoon "Yolanda."
Walk, run for Yolanda victims: Buhay at Bahay, Itindig Muli
A partnership of government and non-government organizations, this fund-raising event is a first step to rolling out a project to help rebuild lives and reconstruct homes and communities in the provinces that Yolanda had devastated.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Concerts set to raise funds for 'Yolanda' victims
Disaster strikes and the nation finds just cause to unite for a cause - help the victims get back on their feet again.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Camps of Raymart, Claudine face off in court anew
MANILA The camps of estranged couple Raymart Santiago and Claudine Barretto faced off at the Marikina Regional Trial Court on Tuesday in connection with the permanent protection order being sought by the actress against her husband.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
NDRRMC, OCD launch internet-based disaster warning scheme
People wade through a flooded street under heavy rains as they are evacuated from their homes in the village of Tumana, Marikina town, in suburban Manila on August 7, 2012, after torrential rains inundated most of the capital.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Custodio: Surviving storms and other calamities
AND so, the whole world watched as Yolanda wreaked havoc across our beloved archipelago.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Class, work suspension announcements for Friday, November 8
Bad weather conditions from Typhoon Yolanda also prompted the Bureau of Customs to suspend work effective 3 p.m. Friday.