Romblonian adventure seekers survived and completed their first ever friendship climb in Mt. Maculot

Written by Dennis Evora | Romblon News

Last Sunday, February 21, 2016, after several months of planning and in a rare opportunity, the author with some mountaineers and adventure seekers from Romblon Province had a chance to climb together in one of the famous mountains of Batangas, the Mt. Maculot.

The said fun climb was organized and made possible by yours truly with the help of Ms. Jonah Chavez, a native of Alcantara, Romblon, a licensed teacher, and an active mountaineer based in Manila. Unfortunately, she wasn’t able to join the climb because of the unexpected health reason.

The climb was commenced early morning of Sunday and...

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Si Baby Aki at ang sakit na hydrocephalus

Written by Paul Jaysent Fos | Romblon News

Humihingi ng tulong ang pamilya ni Baby Aki, isang batang may sakit na hydrocephalus upang maipagamot at maoperahan sa magandang hospital sa Manila.

Si Aki ay residente ng Sitio Sigcop, Barangay Progreso Este, Odiongan, Romblon at kasalukuyang inaalagaan ng kanyang Lolo at Lola na sina Lito at Consulacion Rubion.

Dalawang taon pa lamang si Aki nang iwanan sa Lolo at Lola ng kanyang ina na nagtatrabaho sa isang mall sa Manila.

Ayon sa mag-asawang Rubion, hiling lang nila para sa apo ay maoperahan at kung ibibigay ng Diyos na mabuhay pa siya ay kanilang ikakatuwa.

Apat na taong gulang na...

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TRIP NA TRIP SA ROMBLON: How to Get to Tablas Island, Romblon

Written by Paul Jaysent Fos | Romblon News

Visiting Province of Romblon for Summer of 2016 is the best choice for bakasyunista out there.

Tablas Island, Romblon is the largest island that comprise the Marble Capital of the Philippines, Romblon Province, MIMAROPA. The name of the island was of Spanish origin. Before the colonialization of the Philippines, Tablas was known as the Island of Osigan. At the time of contact with Westerners, Osigan had a population of two hundred and fifty people living in small villages. Wax was produced in this island.

The Island is the home of 9 municipalities namely, Alcantara, Calatrava, Ferrol, Looc, Odiongan, San Agustin, San Andres,...

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Romblon News Network is DSWD-MIMAROPA Gawad Ulat Awardee (Online News Category) for 2016

Written by Paolo Mendoza | Romblon News

Muling bibigyan ng 'Gawad Ulat Award for Online News Category' ang Romblon News Network sa ikalawang pagkakataon ng Department of Social Welfare and Development - MIMAROPA (Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan).

Ayon sa DSWD-MIMAROPA, ito ay dahil sa walang sawang pagsuporta sa mga programa ng departamento at pagbibigay ng tamang impormasyon sa mga readers.

Ito ay tatangapin ni Romblon News Correspondent Jerry Jay Fornal, ngayong araw, February 19, sa gaganaping 65 years anniversary ng tanggapan sa Richville Hotel sa Mandaluyong City na may temang 'Mga Kwentong Tagumpay Tungo sa Masaganang Pagbabago'.

Ayon naman kay Romblon News Network Founding Editor, Paul Jaysent Fos, malaking...

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