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Manila moves to prevent spread of ASF

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The city government of Manila strengthened its monitoring of all markets and ports to prevent the entry of the African Swine Fever (ASF). The Veterinary Inspection Board (VIB) said it is “way ahead” in its campaign against the sprea...

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Caloocan Supremos holds off Nueva Ecija 

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With Almond Vosotros now uncertain for the Caloocan Supremos-Victory Liner, Paul Sanga stepped up to deliver over the Nueva Ecija Rice Vanguards, 92-90, in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Lakan season at the Bulacan Capitol Gymnasium. Sang...

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Solon proposes express bus lane

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A congressman has proposed an express bus lane along EDSA to solve the traffic congestion. According to the data of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), the average vehicular volume on EDSA is more than 400,000 every day a...

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Apolonio Samson Plaza set to rise in Quezon City

chrome_reader_modeAugust 26, 2019 loyalty

A plaza in honor of a patriot who helped fund the revolutionary movement against the Spanish regime will soon rise in a barangay bearing his name in Quezon City. Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte announced this move during the 102nd Anniversary of Barrio Kangkong in Balintawak, Quezon City. The barrio...

Belmonte wants stronger DRRM

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte said beefing up the capability of Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) Office is a prime priority for rescue groups to respond to emergency cases at the soonest time possible. Belmonte specifically mentioned the importance of conducting routine earthquak...

Belmonte gets arrival honors at QCPD event

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Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte was the guest of honor and keynote speaker of the Quezon City Police District’s celebration of the 24th Police Community Relations month on Monday, July 1. Also present at the celebration were Vice Mayor Gian Sotto, QCPD director Brig. Gen. Joselito Esquivel Jr....

QC senior citizens, their grandkids plant trees on Arbor Day

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Senior citizens from Barangay Payatas in Quezon City and their grandchildren planted trees at the viewing deck area of what used to be the Payatas sanitary landfill on Tuesday, June 25, to raise awareness about trees and their importance to the environment. The City Environmental Protection and Was...

QC to mark 121st Philippine Independence Day

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Quezon City Mayor Herbert M. Bautista will lead this year’s 121st Philippine Independence Day celebration together with Mayor-elect Joy Belmonte and the City Council on June 12 at the QC Hall compound. The Quezon City Police District will welcome the guest of honor and lead in the hoisting of...

QC inaugurates crematorium in Baesa

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Quezon City Mayor Herbert M. Bautista on Wednesday led the inauguration of the first city government-owned crematorium in Barangay Baesa. The facility is on a 200-square-meter property of the city-owned Baesa Cemetery on Quirino Highway.   ...

QC marks World No Tobacco Day

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The Quezon City Health Department, in cooperation with Barangay Batasan and members of the Batasan Tricycle Operators and Drivers Association, commemorated World No Tobacco Day 2019 at the Batasan Health Center on IBP Road. Experts from the Lung Center of the Philippines and the Department of Healt...

QC approves financial grant to Aliw Awards Foundation

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The Quezon City Council has passed a resolution authorizing the city government to grant P1 milion to the Aliw Awards Foundation Inc. Introduced by Councilor Godofredo T. Liban II, City Resolution 7680-2018 is in response to the request of AAFI for financial assistance for its activities related to...

QC holds disaster simulation exercise in Batasan Hills

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To improve communication and information operations in times of disaster, the Quezon City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office has conducted a simulation exercise in Barangay Batasan Hills with more than 50 volunteers in attendance. Pernille Skjodt, chief executive officer of disaster communic...

QC inaugurates Museo ng Demokrasyang Pilipino

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Quezon City Mayor Herbert M. Bautista on Monday led the opening and preview of the Museo ng Demokrasyang Pilipino at the Quezon Memorial Circle. The mayor was joined by city councilors and department heads. The museum focuses on the contributions of Filipinos to the development and strengthening o...