Category: Las Piñas

BF Resort past president reports on status of village

BF Resort Village Association immediate past president Atty. Myrna Mercader’s office sent us this circular (we don’t know for what reason but this is still news so here we go) so we are printing it...

Mayors designate metro chief as flood control czar

by Rio N. Araja of Manila Standard: METRO mayors on Tuesday named Chairman Francis Tolentino as the new anti-flood czar in the National Capital Region for a more cohesive flood control program. The local...

Anti-Kidnapping Tips in time for School Season

Here is an article we pulled from ezinearticles.com on how to avoid being kidnapped: Kidnapping is a very real threat, wherever you may be in the world or whatever city you may live in....

Small World, literally for smokers now in Metro Manila

From journal.com.ph: THE anti-smoking drive launched by the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority got a shot in the arm after another local government unit tightened its anti-smoking ordinance. MMDA Chairman Francis Tolentino hailed the city...

Friendship News: Moonwalk gate only ’til 10:30pm

Starting last June 25, the Moonwalk Gate (access to Friendship Route to and from BF Resort) will be closed once again at 10:30 p.m. As with all Friendship Route gates, the gate will still...

MMDA to set 60 kph speed limit at Macapagal Avenue

From GMANEWS.TV: After putting in place a 60-kph speed limit along Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority is planning a similar speed limit along Macapagal Avenue in Pasay City. Metro...

BF depositors can now claim their money

 Good news for the depositors of the closed Banco Filipino Savings and Mortgage Bank (BFSMB)! The Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC) has started conducting Claims Settlement Operations (CSO).        In a letter to Parañaque...

Maynilad gets $137.5-M loan; looking at projects in Munti

By CHITO A. CHAVEZ (Manila Bulletin) June 18, 2011, 4:39pm MANILA, Philippines — World Bank has granted a $137.5 million loan to a water concessionaire to partially finance its wastewater treatment projects which will...

Don’t get lost in Coastal Road going to Las Pinas

It happened to us. It happened to a lot of friends. They had to make a U-Turn because they were on the wrong lane at the end of Coastal Road near Cavite. With the...

Philam to BF Friendship Gate not open until midnight anymore

According to a sign at the Philam Village gate, the connecting gate from their village to BF Resort Village which are both part of the Friendship Route will now close at 10:30 p.m. just...