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Pasay Voyagers to tackle Marikina Shoemasters

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The Pasay Voyagers resume their journey toward the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Lakan Season playoffs on Monday (Oct. 14) when they tackle the Marikina Shoemasters at Imus Sports Complex. Back in orbit following a 92-89 victory over the Que...

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Navotas senior citizens to receive birthday presents

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Starting next year, senior citizens in Navotas will celebrate their birthday with a little present from the city government. Mayor Toby Tiangco signed Monday City Ordinance 2019-15 granting the %u20B1500 “NavoRegalo Para sa mga Lola at Lolo&rd...

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Officials told to avoid using sirens to beat traffic

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Sirens are only used by government officials in case of emergencies and not to cut through Metro Manila traffic, Malacañang said on Monday. This after Vice President Leni Robredo called on fellow government officials not to use sirens as a wa...

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Quezon City marks International Day of the Girl

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SPARK! Philippines, a non-government organization advocating women’s rights, in collaboration with the Quezon City Mayor's Office, kicked off on October 11 the celebration of the “Girls for Early Age Empowerment” at Gateway Cinema in Cubao. The event is part of the organizatio...

ASF spreads to more QC barangays

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New cases of African Swine Fever (ASF) were detected in Quezon City, according to the Department of Agriculture (DA). In its Swine Bulletin No. 10, the DA said that ASF cases were verified in Barangays Tatalon and Pasong Tamo.  It also reported cases in another in Tandang Sora, although depar...

QC implements preemptive measures vs ASF 

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The Quezon City government has smplemented preemptive measures in two barangays even before the Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) confirmed the existence of African Swine Fever (ASF) virus in those areas. Mayor Joy Belmonte Belmonte said on Thursday that several blood samples from hogs in Barangays T...

DPWH set to construct new building in UP Diliman

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Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar and University of the Philippines (UP) officials led the ceremonial groundbreaking of the UP Resilience Institute (UPRI) building at the UP Diliman Campus on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. As the center for research on climate change and disaster r...

QC culls more pigs to prevent spread of ASF

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The Quezon City Veterinary Office reported that 1,500 pigs owned by 482 hog raisers in Barangay Payatas were culled to help prevent the spread of African swine fever (ASF). It said another 369 of 909 pigs in Barangay Bagong Silangan were also culled.  Quezon City veterinar...

Quezon City monitors disposal of food waste 

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte ordered the monitoring of food waste collection and disposal by various establishments in the city to prevent the spread of the African Swine Flu (ASF) virus. Belmonte said experts pointed to swill feed as the number one possible source of ASF. “This is the num...

Quezon City allots P10m to help piggeries

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Quezon City allocated a P10-million budget to help piggery owners who were affected by the African Swine Fever, including those that were forced to cull the animals as a part of the drastic measures to contain the virus. Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte said drastic measures like the culling of pigs ...

DPWH completes multi-purpose building in Quezon City

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Residents of all ages in Barangay Kaligayahan, Quezon City can now enjoy health and recreational benefits as the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) completed the 14.85-million 3-in-1 multi-purpose building to house the health center, office for senior citizens, and day-care center. Situ...

QC police chief to strengthen internal cleansing

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Quezon City Police District (QCPD) director, Col. Ronnie Montejo had vowed to strengthen nternal cleansing among the ranks and recognized the importance of human resources in every organization. “Misfits and illegal behavior in the organization have no place in our ranks. We shall not involve...

Quezon City Council approves anti-dengue resolutions

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The Quezon City Council has passed several resolutions spelling out measures to fight the spread of dengue. City Resolution 7901-2019 authored by Councilor Peachy De Leon urged the City Health Department to conduct a simultaneous clean-up drive and anti-dengue fumigation in five adjacent barangays ...