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Cloudy with chance of rain in forecast


Expect some clouds on the horizon on Holy Week.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Relatives of MV Princess of the Stars victims seek reversal of CA ruling

MV Princess of the Stars FILE PHOTO

Relatives of victims of MV Princess of the Stars, which sunk in June 2008 off the coast of Romblon and killed at least 800 passengers and crew, asked the Supreme Court to reverse a Court of Appeals ruling that cleared an executive of Sulpicio Lines from criminal liability.

Posted: March 6th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Little book with big thoughts on nature

Small things done are better than big things planned, a 34-year-old climate change activist believes.

Posted: November 14th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Romblon orders evacuation of residents in 6 towns


The provincial government of Romblon on Thursday afternoon enforced a preemptive evacuation in at least six coastal and low-lying municipalities as the island-province braced for supertyphoon ‘Yolanda’.

Posted: November 7th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

‘Gorio’ strands hundreds in Romblon

"GORIO" satellite image. www.pagasa.dost.gov.ph/

More than 300 passengers were stranded Saturday morning in at least three ports in the island province of Romblon due to Tropical Storm Gorio.

Posted: June 29th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Police chief in Romblon shot dead, gunman nabbed


The police chief of San Andres town in Romblon was shot dead at a birthday party by a fellow guest, the province’s police director on Sunday said.

Posted: June 2nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

‘Ballots switching’ delays polls in Antique, Romblon towns

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Balloting could start only early afternoon in Bugasong town in Antique after hundreds of official ballots for the municipality was inadvertently switched with those of Odiongan town in Romblon.

Posted: May 13th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Tough days for mining, logging


The provincial government of Romblon has adopted an environmental ordinance that imposes strict limitations on mining and logging in the resource-rich province.

Posted: March 21st, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Silveria Lim; 86


Silveria Lim of Looc and Tugdan, Romblon, died on Feb. 13 at the age of 86.

Posted: February 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

2 DepEd officials die in boat accident off Romblon – PCG

Philippine Coast Guard

Two officials of the Department of Education (DepEd) died after the motorbanca they were riding capsized off Romblon Friday.

Posted: October 27th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Magnitude 3.5-4.1 quakes rock Bicol, Romblon–Phivolcs

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Source: Phivolcs website

A magnitude 3.5 quake was recorded at 5:36 a.m. about 61 kilometers south and 85 degrees west of Naga City in Camarines Sur, while a 4.1 magnitude tremor was recorded at 1:38 a.m. some 24 kilometers south and 57 degrees east of Banton, Romblon, according to bulletins published at the website of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Siesmology (Phivolcs).

Posted: September 16th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Batangas ro-ro vessel sinks off Romblon at height of ‘Gener’


A Batangas City-bound roll-on and roll-off (Ro-Ro) vessel sank on Sunday night off Tablas Island in Romblon due to rough seas caused by tropical storm “Gener,” according to the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG).

Posted: July 30th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

53 rescued after passengers ship ran aground in Romblon


At least 53 passengers were rescued while four others were missing, when a passenger ship ran aground while seeking refuge from rough seas Sunday night, a police spokesman said Monday morning.

Posted: July 30th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

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  5. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  6. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
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