Suspension of Work in all COMELEC Field Offices

In view of the continuing need to minimize the risk of COVID19 infection and transmission, the Commission on Elections suspends work in all COMELEC field offices starting today, March 16, 2020 until April 14, 2020 unless sooner revoked. Please be guided accordingly.

Covid 19 Free San Rafael

In view of the current situation on the Covid 19 pandemic, Mayor Cipriano D. Violago, Jr. ordered all government workers to ensure the cleanliness of all buildings and facilities in the municipal government compound. All visitors are checked and provided with alcohol and hand sanitizers upon entry. Offices and comfort rooms are also supplied with disinfectant sprays and soap. Barangay Chairmen are also given directives to monitor persons who came from abroad and ensure the cleanliness of surroundings. These actions are to ensure a Covid 19 Free San Rafael.

MELLPI PRO Tool

Monitoring Evaluation of Local Level Plan of Implementation Protocol (MELLPI PRO) is the new tool from National Nutrition Council that will serve as an upgraded system to determine nutrition improvement action at the local level and its progress in achieving reduction of wasting, stunting and overweight among children. It will also measure the quantity and quality of the performance of nutrition workers in the municipality.  It is simpler and easier way of monitoring and evaluating nutrition program implementation. It aims also to assess the performance of Lingkod Lingap sa Nayon (LLN) in terms of their contribution to nutrition program implementation in the barangay and identify the strengths and weaknesses of the performance of LLNs and Mother Leaders. As of now ...

Scholarship Program “Iskolar ng Bayan”

Scholarship Program 2019-2020 March 1, 2020   The Scholarship Program of the Municipality of San Rafael, “Iskolar ng Bayan”, for the School Year 2019-2020 have provided assistance to 760 beneficiaries. The program provides financial support to qualified college students from San Rafael. The grantees were subjected to a selection process whereby applicants were given qualifying examination to determine who will be given the assistance. They were also required to submit documents such as school records, certification from the Barangay Chairman as evidence of their residence. The grantees were given Php 4,000 each. The financial assistance were given on a semestral basis. The Scholarship Program is part of the Municipal Mayor Cipriano D. Violago, Jr. Ten Point Development Agenda for his ...

Sample Entry

The Opera Overflow Way Like WebKit, Opera has their own way to handle this. They apply ellipsis on the line you wish to. Of course the clock is ticking for Presto (Opera's rendering engine pre-Blink) so this isn't particularly useful. Perhaps it can still inform a future implementation though. The Clamp.js Way Where there is a will there is a way (with JavaScript). I think that's a saying. Joseph J. Schmitt has an excellent library-free JavaScript thingy called Clamp.js for making this happen in a cross-browser way.  

Voting begins in Mexico’s presidential election, leftist favored

ECATEPEC, Mexico - Mexicans lined up to vote for a new president on Sunday in an election tipped to hand power to an anti-establishment outsider who would inject a new dose of nationalism into government and could sharpen divisions with US President Donald Trump. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, a former Mexico City mayor, has led opinion polls throughout a campaign marred by more than 100 murders of politicians by suspected drug gangs. Lopez Obrador would be the first leftist to become president in decades in Mexico, Latin America's No. 2 economy, if he ousts the ruling centrist Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). Runner-up in the 2006 and 2012 elections, Lopez Obrador pitches himself as the only man capable of cleaning up ...

Malaysians outraged over reports of child marriage

KUALA LUMPUR - Reports of marriage between a 11-year old girl and a man 30 years her senior sparked an uproar in Malaysia on Saturday, reigniting debate on the subject of underage marriage in the Muslim majority country. The Malaysian government confirmed the incident in a statement on Saturday, but added there were no records in the courts or the regional religious office that permitted this marriage. If there was no written permission from the sharia court then the marriage would be unlawful, it said. "The ministry looks seriously upon underage marriage... The ministry wants to discuss and cooperate with religious councils to examine and tighten laws so it can eradicate the issue of underage marriage," said a statement from ...

US has plan to dismantle North Korea nuclear program within a year – Bolton

WASHINGTON - White House national security adviser John Bolton said on Sunday he believed the bulk of North Korea's weapons programs could be dismantled within a year, although some experts say the complete process could take far longer. Bolton told CBS's "Face the Nation" that Washington has devised a program to dismantle North Korea's weapons of mass destruction - chemical, biological and nuclear - and ballistic missile programs in a year, if there is full cooperation and disclosure from Pyongyang. "If they have the strategic decision already made to do that and they're cooperative, we can move very quickly," he said. "Physically we would be able to dismantle the overwhelming bulk of their programs within a year." He said Secretary ...

Trump blasts OPEC, warns European companies against Iran ties

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, New Jersey - President Donald Trump lashed out at OPEC with a warning to stop manipulating oil markets and piled pressure on close US allies in an interview that aired on Sunday with a threat to sanction European companies that do business with Iran. The president, in an interview with Fox News' "Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo," also said he would not complete a new NAFTA trade deal with Canada and Mexico until after the November congressional elections. Trump, who is spending the weekend at his golf property in New Jersey, said in a tweet on Saturday that Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud had agreed to produce more oil. The White House later walked ...