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Sorsogon village official watching basketball gunned down

Sorsogon village official watching basketball gunned down

JUBAN, Sorsogon (BicolToday.com) — A village official was shot dead by a gunman while watching a basketball game at 8:00 in the evening, Friday, October 12 at Barangay Lahong, this…

Camarines Sur Water District cut-off alarm folks, children on serious health risks; politicians Villafuerte, Simando, Pacamarra blamed

Camarines Sur Water District cut-off alarm folks, children on serious health risks; politicians Villafuerte, Simando, Pacamarra blamed

By Joey Natividad TIGAON, Camarines Sur (BicolToday.com) – Fear of large-scale drinking water cut off that will place children and people at serious health risk was aired by residents here…

Tabaco city mayor lauds recall of suspension

Tabaco city mayor lauds recall of suspension

By Mar Serrano LEGAZPI CITY, 20Sept2018 — Tabaco City Mayor Cielo Krisel Lagman Luistro has welcomed the lifting of the suspension order slapped against her and other local officials in…

Bicol minimum daily wage now ₱310

Bicol minimum daily wage now ₱310

By Connie Calipay LEGAZPI CITY — The Department of Labor And Employment (DOLE) together with the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) announced on Friday the approved new minimum…

4.6 thousand passengers stranded in ports due to Typhoon Ompong

4.6 thousand passengers stranded in ports due to Typhoon Ompong

By Priam Nepomuceno MANILA — With Typhoon Ompong battering a large part of the country after making landfall early Saturday, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has…

Albay braces for typhoon Ompong

Albay braces for typhoon Ompong

By Manly M. Ugalde LEGAZPI CITY — Evacuations preparation is being readied in Albay in its aim for a zero casualty as Typhoon Ompong threaten to make landfall in the…

Police revamp in Naga City may clean up city image as “shabu hotbed”

Police revamp in Naga City may clean up city image as “shabu hotbed”

CITY of NAGA, Bicol Region — Revamp of the police unit in this city may cleanse the city image as “hotbed of shabu” as described by President Duterte when he…

Retired police officer, ABC pres, 2 others killed in Masbate

Retired police officer, ABC pres, 2 others killed in Masbate

By Mar Serrano LEGAZPI CITY — Four people were killed on Sunday by armed men in separate attacks in Masbate province, a report reaching the Philippine National Police (PNP) in…

Overworked teacher’s suicide in Cavite renews call for new policies covering work playing field

Overworked teacher’s suicide in Cavite renews call for new policies covering work playing field

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – The suicide on Thursday, August 23, of a newly-hired kindergarten teacher In Bacoor, Cavite, owing to work overload and exposure in…

Bicolana scientist excels in Neurophysics; research on treatment for Parkinsons, Alzheimer diseases

Bicolana scientist excels in Neurophysics; research on treatment for Parkinsons, Alzheimer diseases

LONDON, United Kingdom — “I want to return to the Philippines to train future scientists,” said Bicolana scientist Jhalique Jane Fojas who is currently completing her PhD in Nanoscience and…