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Anti-mining group questions RTC decision of mining case at Supreme Court

Anti-mining group questions RTC decision of mining case at Supreme Court

By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. SORSOGON CITY (BicolToday.com/14 Nov. 2011)- The Alyansa Laban sa Mina sa Matnog together with the chairperson of the Bagong Alyansang Makabayan, Sorsogon Chapter and other…

Licensing and permit chief a no show, hides in the comfort of RA 7438

Licensing and permit chief a no show, hides in the comfort of RA 7438

By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. SORSOGON CITY (BicolToday.com/13 Nov 2011) – The oversight committee of the fourth city council of Sorsogon City was left hanging by the non-appearance of Jose…

Sorsogon City Mayor’s staff tagged as syndicate mastermind of fake franchise

Sorsogon City Mayor’s staff tagged as syndicate mastermind of fake franchise

By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. SORSOGON CITY (BicolToday.com/11 Nov. 2011)- In a jampacked session, the fourth City Council last Tuesday, opened the pandora box full of fake franchises issued to…

Libing ni Almocacid dinaluhan ng daan-daang katao, katarungan sigaw ng pamilya

Libing ni Almocacid dinaluhan ng daan-daang katao, katarungan sigaw ng pamilya

Ni Willy Salazar LEGAZPI  CITY (05 Nov. 2011) – Inihatid na sa huling hantungan ang labi ni Laesybil Lim Almonacid 19 anyos, estudyante ng Bicol University na naging biktima ng…

Bicol University coed brutal rape-slay unsolved, Justice demanded

Bicol University coed brutal rape-slay unsolved, Justice demanded

Body found near army detachment LEGAZPI CITY – Police have established a strong lead on the possible identities of the suspects responsible for the rape-slay of a third year accountancy…

Environmentalists remember toxic fish kill in Rapu-Rapu

Environmentalists remember toxic fish kill in Rapu-Rapu

LEGAZPI CITY (31 Oct 2011) – Bicol environmental group PANGATAMAN-Bikol (Center for Environmental Protection) today commemorated the Rapu-Rapu Toxic Spill anniversary in 2005 caused by the Lafayette Mining Corporation. According…

Troops, communist rebels clash in Sorsogon

Troops, communist rebels clash in Sorsogon

By Abigail Kwok, InterAksyon.com MANILA, Philippines – Government troops clashed with alleged New People’s Army rebels in a remote village in Sorsogon Sunday morning, the Philippine Army said. Colonel Felix…

DOE, SKI to conduct geothermal exploration IEC in Irosin town

DOE, SKI to conduct geothermal exploration IEC in Irosin town

By Felix’Boy’Espineda, Jr. IROSIN, Sorsogon – Under pressure to come-up with a workable solution amid the growing concern and apprehension of local residents of possible environmental destruction, the Department of…

Court dismiss anti-mining case against DENR Sec. Paje, Gov. Lee and others

Court dismiss anti-mining case against DENR Sec.  Paje, Gov. Lee and others

Legal battle is just starting says Matnog anti-mining group By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. SORSOGON CITY – The motion for reconsideration filed by Atty. Joven Laura of the National Union…

City Councilor Daria challenged colleagues to rid corruption at city hall

City Councilor Daria challenged colleagues to rid corruption at city hall

By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. SORSOGON CITY – In his privilege speech Tuesday last, East District Councilor Victorino Daria III challenged his colleagues to rid the city government of Sorsogon…