Romblomanons join the Filipino Youth Beyond Paris

Written by Marisse Castillon
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Youth Beyond Paris is a mentorship session and consultation with the chosen participants to develop a national youth statement on climate for submission to the Philippine delegation to the 22nd Conference of Parties in Marrakesh, Morocco scheduled to take place from November 7-18.

The Climate Reality Project Philippines spearheaded the said event for Luzon last September 19, 2016 at Hotel Sulo Riviera, Quezon City. It focuses on dissecting the Paris Agreement, group mentorship in climate policy, climate science & communication and creative campaigning and youth consultations on mitigation, adaptation, loss and damage and means of implementation in the areas of climate...

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Mga banyagang nag-aaral ng medisina sa abroad, naging interns ng RHU Alcantara

Written by Eugene Mayor | Romblon News
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Photo Courtesy: Doc. Jobin MaestroPhoto Courtesy: Doc. Jobin Maestro

Masayang linisan ng grupo ng mga banyagang nag-aaral ng medisina nitong September 08, ang bayan ng Alcantara kung saan sila naging interns ng Rural Health Unit sa loob ng halos 20 days.

Ang mga nasabing dalagang banyaga ay mga mag-aaral ng Child Family Health International - University of California ay nasa Pilipinas para sa kanilang programang Interns for Remote Island Medicine Rotation.

Sa Alcantara, binigyang pansin nila ang Local Health System, Primary Health Care, Health Information System at Anti-Drug Campaign sa pangunguna ni Doc. Jobin Maestro, Municipal Health Officer ng bayan ng Alcantara.

Naging masaya rin ang experience ng grupo sa bansa simula nitong August 20,...

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Shuttle services now available in Odiongan and San Agustin

Written by Paul Jaysent Fos | Romblon News
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No worries na sa travel sa Tablas Island, dahil available na ang bagong shuttle services ng isang kompanya na may biyaheng mula Odiongan patungong San Agustin at vice versa.

Ayon sa Romblon Provincial Tourism Office, nasa test run palang ang mga nasabing shuttle at magtatagal ito hanggang September 30.

Sa test run ng nasabing shuttle, aalis ito ng San Agustin ng alas-8 ng umaga at 2:30 ng hapon patungong Odiongan at aalis naman sa Odiongan ng 11:00AM at 5:00PM araw-araw.

Para sa mga gusto mag pa reserve pwede sila mag book, mag message lamang sa www.facebook.com/adverveislandtours

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Walking with Mother Teresa

Written by Philippine News Agency
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This file photo provided by Teresa R. Tunay, OCDS, shows Blessed Mother Teresa during her visit at the Home for the Dying Destitute in Tayuman, Sta. Cruz, Manila in March 1985. (PNA)This file photo provided by Teresa R. Tunay, OCDS, shows Blessed Mother Teresa during her visit at the Home for the Dying Destitute in Tayuman, Sta. Cruz, Manila in March 1985. (PNA)

One holy person I’d touched while alive etched such a deep and lasting impression on me: Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta who is going to be canonized on Sunday (Sept. 4, 2016). Let me tell you why.

I met the future saint when she was simply “Mother Teresa,” on her third visit to the Philippines in March 1985. I had been for sometime serving as a regular volunteer at the Home for the Dying Destitute — that place in Tayuman, Sta. Cruz, where the Sisters would bring all the old, sick and unwanted old people they would pick up from...

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