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NAIA lightning alert delays 8 flights

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A lightning alert at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport late Saturday delayed a total of eight international and domestic flights. The Manila International Airport Authority issued a red lightning alert at 9:51 p.m. and lowered this to yellow al...

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#MNCAdvisory: Meralco maintenance schedule, July 15-21

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Here is a list of areas across Metro Manila that will be affected by Meralco’s maintenance schedule for July 15 to July 21, 2019:   Makati City (Urdaneta) July 15-16, 2019, Monday to Tuesday, Between 10 p.m. and 4 a.m. Portion of Apa...

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Marikina hikes budget for free tuition

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The local government of Marikina has increased its annual budget for free college education, the mayor revealed. Mayor Marcelino Teodoro said the budget had been increased to P200 million this year from P130 million in 2018. Teodoro said the city g...

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532 kg of ‘hot meat’ seized in Divisoria

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Manila authorities on Wednesday seized more than 500 kilograms of “hot meat” during a surprise inspection on Elcano Street in Divisoria. In a report to Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko” Moreno Domagoso, the Manila Veterinary Inspection Board said about 532 kilograms of beef shan...

Quezon City suspends classes on July 22 for Duterte's SONA

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In preparation for the upcoming fourth State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Rodrigo Duterte, Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte has suspended the classes in all levels for both public and private schools in the city this coming Monday (July 22). Even though SONA 2019 is not considered a nati...

Muntinlupa beefs up Peace and order

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89 motorcycle units was inspected by Muntinlupa Mayor Jaime Fresnedi for security personnel in local government during the city’s flag raising ceremony last July 15.  The purchase of new service vehicles will help improve safety, security and disaster response in the city.  The mot...

Marikina Launches 'Oplan Baklas'

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Mayor Marcy Teodoro pushed his local officials to work hand-in-hand in conducting different clearing operations in the entire cityhood.  The Local Government of Marikina continues to work tirelessly in keeping the city clean and orderly. Hence, the creation of “Oplan Baklas” which ...

Traffic rerouting for SONA 2019

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The Quezon City Police District (QCPD) on Thursday announced temporary vehicle traffic rerouting and road closure to motorists who will be affected by the activities at the vicinity of the House of Representatives (HOR) complex in Quezon City during the fourth State of the Nation Address (SONA) of P...

QC markets free from African Swine Fever virus

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Quezon City Veterinary Department assured residents that QC markets are free from the African Swine Fever (ASF) virus. The City Veterinary Department led by Dr. Cabel is closely monitoring and inspecting markets, supermarkets, and even  laughterhouses to ensure that all imported and domestic me...

Mayor Belmonte gives financial aid to fire victims

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Mayor Joy Belmonte went straight from the airport to Quezon Memorial Covered Court to lead the distribution of financial assistance to 1,074 families who lost their homes to fires in Barangays Commonwealth, Culiat, North Fairview, Baesa, and San Antonio last Wednesday, 17 July. Families were also a...

Taguig joins hands-only CPR campaign

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The local government of Taguig joined the Department of Health's 2019 Simultaneous Nationwide Hands-Only CPR Campaign. As the prime agenda of the present administration, with a safe city in mind and safety, they conduct of a cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training for its employees last Wed...

Navotas strengthens flood rescue team

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An addition of 19 flood rescuers has been added to the government of Navotas after graduating from the recently held 2-day flood rescue training program by the Metro Manila Development Authority at Sitio Pulo, Brgy. Tanza 1. Mayor Toby Tiangco congratulated the recent graduates, composed of baranga...

DOTr: MRT-7 partially operational by 2021

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The Department of Transportation on Wednesday said the Metro Rail Transit 7 would be partially operational by 2021. During a tour of the construction of the MRT-7 station at the Quezon City Memorial Circle, San Miguel Corporation MRT-7 Inc. Infrastructure Technical chief Norberto Conti said civil w...