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Makati holds free mass wedding

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Thirty-five indigent couples tied the knot during the recent annual mass wedding sponsored by the Makati city government. And with the city taking care of their gowns, suits, and rings, all  they had to do was show up at the Makati Sports Club i...

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Gokongwei passes away at 93

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Malacañang Palace deep condolences to the family of tycoon John Gokongwei Jr. who passed away on November 9 at the age of 93. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo described Gokongwei, best known for his aviation, power generation, and te...

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San Juan to hold sports fest, summer outing 

chrome_reader_modeOctober 24, 2019 loyalty

San Juan City Mayor Francis Zamora said a city-wide sports fest and summer outing will be held for government employees in 2020. At the flag ceremony, Zamora said local officials are already preparing the budget for these activities. For residents, he said there will be 1,000 imported eyeglasses a...

Zamora gives away 375 laptops to San Juan teachers

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San Juan City Mayor Francis Zamora and his father, Rep. Ronnie Zamora,  gave away 375 laptops during the celebration of World Teachers Day. The Zamoras gathered the teachers at a gymnasium to take part in a raffle, where several prizes were given away. Th most coveted prize were the laptops, ...

San Juan rehabilitates Pinaglabanan Memorial Shrine

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Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat, together with San Juan Mayor Francis Zamora and his father Rep. Ronaldo “Ronny” Zamora, led the lighting of the torch and the offering of wreaths at the Pinaglabanan Memorial Shrine in observance of the 123rd year of Battle of Pinaglabanan. &ld...

Martha Stewart visits Greenhills Shopping Center

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The visit of entrepreneur and award-winning television host Martha Stewart at Greenhills Shopping Center in San Juan City was a “big boost” for the tourism industry in the city, according to Mayor Francis Zamora. Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat and Zamora showed the lifestyle ...

San Jan celebrates ‘Wattah Wattah’ Festival despite water shortage

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The San Juan City government on Monday pushed through with the celebration of the Wattah Wattah Festival amid the water shortage in some parts of Metro Manila. Outgoing Mayor Guia Gomez said adjustments were made for the celebration because of the water problem, which affected about 80 percent of S...

Security for San Juan Wattah Wattah Festival beefed up

chrome_reader_modeJune 23, 2019 loyalty

Fifty personnel from the Eastern Police District have been deployed to augment the security measures for the annual Wattah Wattah Festival in San Juan City on Monday, June 24. San Juan police chief Col. Ariel Fulo on Saturday said the additional personnel would be deployed to the Pinaglabanan Shrin...

San Juan festival to be watered down

chrome_reader_modeJune 18, 2019 loyalty

The ongoing water supply crisis is forcing San Juan City to water down this year’s celebration of the Wattah, Wattah Festival on June 24. Instead of using 50 firetrucks of water like last year, the local government is planning to use only 16 trucks of water for this year’s festival. Sa...

'Paskong Pinoy' display to light up San Juan City Hall

chrome_reader_modeNovember 16, 2018 loyalty

For this holiday season, the San Juan City Hall will become a dazzling spectacle of lights and dancing mannequins in a Yuletide-themed village reminiscent of the cherished Christmas-on-Display (COD) formerly mounted at the Greenhills Shopping Center. “We'd like to continue a beloved tradi...

San Juan holds 3rd Quarterly Joint Peace and Order Council & City Anti-Drug Abuse Council Meeting

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Mayor Guia Gomez and Vice Mayor Janella Ejercito Estrada led the 3rd Quarterly Joint Peace and Order Council & City Anti-Drug Abuse Council Meeting on September 26. The meeting was also attended by the Dangerous Drugs Board, represented by Undersecretary Maria Belen Matibag.  Included in t...

Satellite Voter’s Registration rescheduled on Sept 21-22

chrome_reader_modeSeptember 14, 2018 loyalty

The Satellite Registration at Greenhills Shopping Center in cooperation with San Juan City Government and Ortigas & Co is rescheduled to September 21-22 due to the expected heavy rainfall and possible flooding brought about by Typhoon Ompong. Please be guided accordingly. ...