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Pateros boy sells dried fish to go to school

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A boy’s determination to study and help his family has caught netizens’ admiration, as photos of him went viral on social media. Lance Abarquez is a young vendor of dried fish and tinapa (smoked fish) in Pateros. Everyday, he walks ...

Funds for affected ASF

Duterte approves P78-million emergency fund to combat ASF 

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President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the release of P78-million emergency fund to effectively manage, control, and contain the threat of African swine fever (ASF).   In a statement, Agriculture Secretary William Dar said the fund wi...

EDSA Expressway

San Miguel plans to build EDSA Expressway

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San Miguel Corp. has unveiled a proposal to build an elevated expressway along EDSA. SMC president and COO Ramon Ang said the infrastructure conglomerate would build a 10-lane elevated expressway on top of the 24-kilometer circumferential road. Ang...

Barangay Front articles

Marikina buys lot for 1,000 residents

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The city government of Marikina on has acquired a three-hectare property in Barangay Tumana to house around 1,000 residents. Mayor Marcelino “Marcy” Teodoro said the city government directly purchased the lot in Barangay Tumana from the Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation...

QC personnel knock down walls blocking alley in Barangay Pinyahan

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Quezon City’s Department of Public Order and Safety, Task Force -Control Prevention and Removal of all Illegal Structures and Squatting (TF-COPRISS), and Environmental Protection and Waste Management Department tear down a wall in an alley between Mapagbigay and Matimpiin Streets in Barangay P...

Six Caloocan barangays get good governance seal

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Six Caloocan City villages have received the Seal of Good Local Governance for Barangays.  The villages that now have the SGLGB seal are Barangays 67, 170, 176, 177, 178, and 182. These are the barangays which have been inspected by the Caloocan City Validation Team, which inclu...

QC barangay deploys frogs to fight dengue

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A barangay in Quezon City released more than a thousand frogs as part of the anti-dengue campaign. “They are frogs that came from the rice field. They are not cane toads and they are not poisonous,” Barangay Old Balara Captain Allan Franza said in an interview on Friday. Fran...

Las Piñas mayor inducts officers of homeowners associations

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Las Piñas Mayor Mel Aguilar led the oath-taking ceremony of the new set of officers of Tabon 1 Homeowners Association Sector II – Madrigal Compound (from Barangay Daniel Fajardo, Elias Aldana,and Ilaya) , Tabon 1 Homeowners Association Inc. Sector I – Lopez Compound ( from Baranga...

2 Manila barangays miss deadline for road inventories

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Two village executives in the nation’s capital will undergo investigation after they failed to submit their respective road inventories, the local government of Manila bared. According to Julius Leonen, Chief of the Manila Public Information Office, two barangays out of 896 barangays in Manil...

Malabon raises allowance of barangay healthcare workers

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The Malabon City council has amended an ordinance in its aim to increase the monthly allowance that barangay health workers receive. Under the newly amended Ordinance No. 03-2011, barangay health workers in the city will soon start to receive P2,000 monthly, instead of P700. Councilor Jose Lorenzo...

Quezon City places 10 barangays under dengue watch

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Ten barangays in Quezon City are being strictly monitored for dengue fever due to the high number of reported cases in the past few weeks. City and barangay health workers will be on the lookout for possible dengue victims in the said areas The barangays under the dengue watch are Fairview, Payata...

350 Caloocan residents join clean-up drive

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Mahigit 350 residente ang boluntaryong nakiisa sa ginanap na 3rd Quarter Cleanup Drive sa Barangay 14, 16, 18, 20, at 22. Ang aktibidad ay pinangunahan ng Caloocan City Environment and Management Department sa pakikipatulungan ng Department of the Interior and Local Government at Department of Envi...

QC demolishes barangay hall

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Various national government agencies and the local government of Quezon City led the demolition of a barangay hall which has been encroaching on a part of a sidewalk. Department of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo Año, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) ...