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Living in Puerto Galera
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Living in Puerto Galera

Puerto Galera over the years has evolved into a multi-cultural, multi-national community as foreigners continue to establish businesses and permanent residence in Puerto Galera. There are many Koreans, Australians, Germans and other Europeans who could not resist the charms of the island and had establish a home in Puerto Galera. […]

President Will Close Popular Beach Destinations If They Cant Work Out Their Environmental Issues.
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President Will Close Popular Beach Destinations If They Cant Work Out Their Environmental Issues.

President Rodrigo Duterte said he wants to “close” popular beach island Boracay if its environmental problems are not resolved in 6 months. Same can happen to other destinations with environmental issues as well. “I will close Boracay. Boracay is a cesspool,” the President said on Friday night, February 9, during […]

NPC Interview
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United We Are Stronger

The people of Puerto Galera unite behind their leaders to avoid the blackout scheduled on August 18. Following a resolution of the Sangguniang Bayan headed by Vice Mayor Marlon Lopez whereby the Mindoro Grid Corporation (MGC) must secure all permits before Mayor RDI grants the permit to bring in 6 […]

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ORMECO Powerplant shout down

The power all over town went off around 8am this morning. After a talk with ormeco officials this morning, the Fortnightly Journal regret to inform you that we expecting a long brown out today. Ormeco is not sure how long it will take their respond team to get the plant […]

Noise Again All Over Town?
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Noise Again All Over Town?

After Mayor Ilagan took office in july 2016 at the Municipal, he implemented certain rules and made sure that such rules where enforced. Noisy muffler, karaoke, loud music – Galerans thought was part of the history. Guess what – we where wrong. Discipline is gone – motorbike riders with  noisy […]

A mysterious death in Sabang?
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A mysterious death in Sabang?

  Fortnightly Journal Investigative The death of a 29 year young woman in Sabang, last Monday, April 17 created a lot of confusion and fear. Evelyn Bautista Secosana, born 1988 passed away after, what concerned citizens thought was caused by a dog-bite with rabies. The rabies virus infects the central […]

Rambulan sa Puerto Part II
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Rambulan sa Puerto Part II

on April 17, 2017, the press conference for the Underground Battle Mixed Martial Arts (UGB-MMA) Rambulan sa Puerto event was held at Nirvana Resort, Barangay Poblacion, Puerto Galera. Ferdie A. Munsayac, Founder and CEO of the UGB-MMA thanked the participants, the sposor and the LGU, especially Mayor RDI for the […]

Announcement from The Mayors Desk
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Announcement from The Mayors Desk

Puerto Galerans and our beloved Guests, During the past week, there had been several earthquakes and aftershocks, occurring in southern Luzon, but also in our Town. The different departments of our Local Government Unit have been activated to conduct a comprehensive emergency evaluation on the effect of the recent earthquakes. […]