More entrepreneurs are putting up businesses in Marikina, and some of them even moving here, as they like its clean environment and efficient bureaucracy.
More entrepreneurs are putting up businesses in Marikina, and some of them even moving here, as they like its clean environment and efficient bureaucracy.
Ramdam ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro kung paano makipagsapalaran ang mga kababayan nating nagnenegosyo o naghahanapbuhay. Kasama rito ang posibleng pagkalugi sa kanilang pamumuhunan. Upang m
A team from an Indonesian travel show is so impressed with the uniqueness, cleanliness and overall beauty of Marikina City that it has decided to do one episode about the shoe capital of the Philippines.
Renewal ng business permits sa Lungsod ng Marikina na-extend ng apat na linggo hanggang Pebrero 15.
Amnesty sa mga delinquent real property taxpayers inaprubahan ni Mayor Marcy.
The deadline for the renewal of business permits has been extended for four weeks from January 21 to February 15.
Para sa mga Marikenyong naghahanap ng trabaho, ang Schatzilein Manpower Services Company ay magkakaroon ng in-house recruitment sa lungsod sa Enero 23.
Tinitiyak ng Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina sa pangunguna ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na mananatiling malinis at maayos ang Marikina River.
Dinalaw ni Mayor Marcy ang Teatro Marikina at OSCA Building upang masigurong maayos ang pagkakagawa ng mga ito.
International model and jeans designer Derick Hibaler adds another feather to his already decorated cap – shoemaker and designer. He is one of the collaborators at Zapateria Marikina.
Ang mga negosyante sa Marikina City ay mayroon pang isang linggo o hanggang Enero 21, 2019, upang mag-renew ng kanilang mga business permits at licenses, ayon sa Business Permits and Licensing Office (BPLO) ng lungsod.
Mahigit 4,000 kabahayan na sa Marikina ang lumiwanag ang buhay at mga kabahayan dahil sa programa ni Mayor Marcy.
The BPLO Marikina is reminding business establishments in the city that they have until January 21 to renew their business permits and licenses and settle their business taxes.
Ang Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina sa pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ay patuloy na inaayos ang mga daan sa lungsod para sa ikagiginhawa ng mga Marikenyo.
Para sa mga Marikenyong naghahanap ng trabaho, ang GCCS and Associates Corp. ay magkakaroon ng in-house recruitment sa lungsod sa Enero 22.
Muling pinatunayan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro at ng kaniyang administrasyon na may gobyernong maaasahan ang mga Marikenyo.
Para sa mga Marikenyong naghahanap ng trabaho, ang Reliable Work Force ay magkakaroon ng in-house recruitment sa lungsod sa darating na Huwebes, Enero 17.
Mas pinaigting ng Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina sa pangunguna ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang paghahatid ng serbisyong pampubliko para sa bawat Marikenyo.
Para sa mga Marikenyong naghahanap ng trabaho, ang Dames International Corp. ay magkakaroon ng in-house recruitment sa lungsod sa darating na Lunes, Enero 14.
Patuloy ang Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina sa pamimigay ng mga electric at building permits sa mga residente ng lungsod.
Creative hub Zapateria heralds a new era in the shoemaking industry, as it collaborates with new designers, makers and future entrepreneurs in creating products that can rival the best in the world.
Ang Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina ay naglabas na nang schedule ng paghahakot ng mga kuyagot sa buong lungsod para sa mga buwan ng Enero, Pebrero at Marso sa kasalukuyang taon ng 2019.
The Shoe Bazaar at the Freedom Park is now on its last two days and will be open only until this Sunday, January 6.
Right after the Christmas Holidays, the City Government of Marikina has started its public works to further improve the living condition of Marikenos.
Mayor Marcy led Marikenos in honoring Dr. Jose Rizal on his 122nd death anniversary with an inspiring message.
Marikina City woke up to cleaner streets and the environment on the first day of 2019, as Mayor Marcy called for better, faster services to Marikenos.
Hinikayat ni Mayor Marcy ang mga Marikenyo na huwag ng magpaputok sa bagong taon. Sa halip ay magdasal na lamang sila.
Marikina City will witness a spectacular and star-studded concert and fireworks display on December 30 to welcome the coming new year.
Isang maayos at ligtas na kapaligiran, lalung-lalo na sa mga kabataan, ang handog ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro para sa mga mamamayan ng Marikina.
Ngayong Disyembre 31, inaabisuhan ng Lokal na Pamahalaan ang mga mamamayang may sasakyan na dala na iwasang gumamit ng W. Paz Street hangga’t maari upang maiwasan ang pagsisikip ng trapiko dahil sa madami tayong mga kababayang mamimili sa public market o palengke.
Bukas, araw ng Biyernes, Disyembre 28, ay hahakutin ang mga basurang hindi nahakot noong Araw ng Pasko, Disyembre 25.
Mayor Mary wants to give PLMar students a quality education.
Naglabas ng lumang mga larawan ng mga dating magsasapatos sa Marikina ang MASIDO kasabay sa pagdiriwang ng Sapatos Festival.
Christmas comes early for the shoe and bag manufacturers of Marikina City as sales at the ongoing Shoe Bazaar continue to be strong.
To protect Marikina City and Marikeños against criminal elements, Mayor Marcy wants to speed up the building of a police station in Brgy. Tuamana.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro's administration is constructing another multi-purpose building in Brgy. Marikina Heights, this time along Apitong Street.
After it broke grounds in March this year, the Tumana-Malanday Creekside Linear Park is now completed and open to the public.
Ang Lauron Delos Reyes & Partners ay magkakaroon ng in-house recruitment ngayong Biyernes, Disyembre 21 mula 8:00 ng umaga hanggang 12:00 ng tanghali na gaganapin sa opisina ng Labor Relations and Public Employment Service Office (LRPESO) sa second floor ng Public Service Center sa Brgy. Sta. Elena malapit sa City Hall.
Shoe entrepreneurs continue to flock to Marikina City, the Shoe Capital of the Philippines, in search of reliable shoe manufacturers.
The five winners of the Miss Marikina 2018 beauty pageant and their winning answers.
Still in a daze after winning the Miss Marikina 2018 title, Lois Anne Badando breezed through a quick interview, proving once more that the crown and the throne belong to her.
Beauty, glitz, glamor, wit and talent poured last night in Marikina as the city held the coronation event for the new Miss Marikina.
The fairest among the 36 beautiful ladies vying for the title Miss Marikina will be crowned tomorrow.
Mayor Marcy and the City Government of Marikina is treating our beloved teachers to free movies tomorrow.
Mas pinabilis ng Lokal na Pamahalaan sa pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy ang proseso ng pagkuha ng business licenses at permits.
The Department of Trade and Industry plans to put up a shared facility for food manufacturers in Marikina City next year.
Here is an early Christmas treat to all employees of the Local Government of Marikina from Lamp Quarters.
Ang lokal na pamahalaan ng Marikina sa pangunguna ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro, kasama ang Gender and Development (GAD) Office, ay nagpaabot ng tulong pang-edukasyon para sa mga kabataang kabllang sa Youth in Especially Difficult Circumstances (YEDC).
It was a showcase of beauty, creativity, elegance, grace, talent and dances that left Marikeños enthralled for hours as students from different schools in Marikina performed before hundreds of spectators the cultures, traditions and festivals of the various regions in the Philippines.
Para sa mga Marikenyong naghahanap ng trabaho, ang Number1 Grills Food Service Inc., ay magkakaroon ng barangay recruitment sa Brgy. Calumpang sa darating na Miyerkules, Disyembre 12.
Mayor Marcy led the celebration of the Rehiyon-Rehiyon Festival, honoring Marikenos who came from other parts of the country.
Students from various schools in Marikina City enthralled the audience with beautiful performances at the celebration of this year's Rehiyon-Rehiyon Festival.
Marikina City will celebrate the Rehiyon, Rehiyon Festival on Sunday, December 9, with a colorful parade and cultural show that will showcase the cultures and traditions of the various regions in the Philippines.
Para sa mga Marikenyong naghahanap ng trabaho, dalawang kompanya ang magdadaos ng in-house recruitment ngayong linggo sa lungsod.
The Marikina City Government issued a traffic advisory for the celebration of the Rehiyon, Rehiyon Festival on Sunday, December 9.
Nasa kamay na ng mga awtoridad ang dalawa sa tatlong holdaper na sinasabing pumatay sa graduate student ng Ateneo at empleyado ng Department of Education na si Francis de Leon.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro asked the Marikina Philippine National Police (PNP) to solve crime in three days and to intensify the visibility of policemen in communities.
Kapitan Moy, the historic landmark on J.P. Rizal Street in Brgy. Sta. Elena, reopened this week and is now available for hosting special events and occasions.
April Colleen, maker of stylish, comfortable and durable ladies footwear, is offering its products at a huge discount at the ongoing Shoe Bazaar.
Pinapabatid ng Marikina City Rescue 161 ang mabigat na daloy ng trapiko papasok ng Marikina sa Marcos Highway. Ito ay sanhi ng pagsasa-ayos ng mga poste ng LRT sa kahabaan ng Marikina Highway.
The Local Government of Marikina in partnership with the Blue Company and San Miguel Beer Corp. set off a night of live band performances, food and drinks that left the audience wanting for more.
The annual “Tour de Takong” or Stiletto Race attracted a multi-faceted crowd including runners from other parts of the country, some celebrities, members of the press and the awesome LGBT community.
They say a picture paints a thousand words. Well these photos from Saturday's Stiletto Race paint a million fantabulous fun.
In every race, there are winners and losers. But at Saturday's "Tour de Takong" everyone is a winner because they all had a jolly good time and a million stories to tell.
The Stiletto Race is not just for fun. It is also a venue for supporting and promoting relevant causes. Mayor Marcy Teodoro joined a nationwide call to end the violence against women and reiterated his support for gender equality.
The Stiletto Race or "Tour de Takong" is not all fun, glamour, and fabulousness. There are also some sad, but inspiring stories. Like that of Beverly Paralle, who said she joined the race so that she could raise money to have her denture problem fixed.
Brace yourselves and hold on to your stilettos tightly. Because tomorrow, Saturday, December 1, the eagerly anticipated Tour de Takong or Stiletto Race will take place in Marikina City. Attractive prizes await the winners.
A young shoe entrepreneur -- whose firm he co-manages deals mostly in the wholesale business -- recently decided to sell directly to consumers and discovered retail is the real deal.
Here are the six historical sites that the Local Government of Marikina has nominated to be part of the National Museum of the Philippines list of significant cultural properties in the country.
A panel of experts from the National Museum of the Philippines is set to discuss next month the six sites nominated by the Local Government of Marikina to be declared as significant cultural properties of the country.
Life in the metropolis has become so stressful that demand for spas and other wellness services, though a bit pricey, has risen. Two women friends decided to breakaway and offered a more affordable, less complicated way of relaxing.
Noel del Castillo, founder and CEO of Marikina-based tech startup SeeYouDoc and Pragtechnologies, attended the UnionBank GlobalLinker event held in Singapore on November 13 to 16.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro and former Environment Secretary Gina Lopez led a group of students, employees, residents and volunteers in cleaning up and improving the surroundings of Palay Creek in Brgy. Tumana over the weekend.
In Marikina City, there is a restaurant that serves gourmet sausages inspired by the different varieties from other countries that are sumptuous and yet minus the dreaded preservatives.
Dinadagsa ng mga mamimili ang Shoe Bazaar sa Freedom Park dahil sa mga dekalidad at hindi kamahalang mga sapatos at bags na ibinebenta rito.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro has revitalized the City Government’s waste management program to reach more citizens, especially Marikina’s youth.
Ang SM Supermarket ay magkakaroon ng in-house recruitment sa Brgy. Malanday sa darating na Lunes, Nobyembre 26.
Marikina wants to raise more awareness on how to properly manage, segregate and dispose wastes.
Marikina City is experiencing a Shoe Festival fever. Tarpaulins announcing the Shoe Festival are everywhere. Even traffic lights have shoes designed on them.
The Local Government of Marikina cleaned and cleared clogged drainages to prevent floods and allow proper flow of the sewage system.
Magandang balita sa mga Marikenyong naghahanap ng trabaho. Ang SM Supermarket at iba pang mga kompanya ay magdadaos ng in-house recruitment sa Marikina City ngayong buwan ng Nobyembre.
The construction of a new Sto. Niño Health Center is nearly done and will soon be available to serve Marikenos. The three-storey Sto. Niño Health Center would house modern medical equipment and facilities.
More Marikeños had their pets registered and vaccinated this year after the City Veterinary Office (CVO) added more sites in every barangay.
The City Government of Marikina is on hand to help the shoe and allied industries of Marikina to reach their full potential so that they can contribute more to the local economy and provide jobs to the Marikeños, said City Councilor Donn Favis.
A young shoe designer and entrepreneur is re-inventing the way business should be done.
“Basketball has been very good to me and my family. Because of the sport, I was able to finish college. I want to share this gift with others, especially the youth,” said Elvis Tolentino, the youthful looking coach of the Marikina Shoemasters.
Pet and animal cafes are all the rage in Tokyo, Japan. They entice animal lovers to eat and play with animals that are staying in the coffee shops. The Philippines is catching up, and one such shop recently opened in Marikina.
Actress and television host Kris Aquino, daughter and sister of two former presidents of the Philippines, came to Marikina City just to have a taste of the legendary Mang Frederick’s Barbecue for her top-rating television show at ABS-CBN.
Libraries are not just for reading or getting information. They are also built to preserve memories. The 62-year-old public library in Marikina City was established mainly for that reason.
Manufacturers of shoes and bags from Marikina City expect brisk sales at their pop up stores at the Shoe Bazaar located at the Freedom Park.
The annual Shoe Bazaar in Marikina City, the Shoe Capital of the Philippines, opened yesterday, marking the start of the season for gift giving and hunting.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro today, Monday, November 12, formally opened the Sapatos Festival and the Shoe Bazaar at the Freedom Park.
From singing and dancing to monologues and blindfold drawing, the candidates of Miss Marikina showcased their skills and talents in the Miss Marikina 2018 talent competition held at the Marikina City Hall Quadrangle yesterday, November 11.
Pinasinayaan ng mga lokal na opisyal ng Lungsod ng Marikina kabilang na si Councilor Donn Carlo Favis ang bagong gawang eskinita at drainage sa Alfonso Ching Homeowners Association sa Apitong Street ng Brgy. Marikina Heights noong Sabado, Nobyembre 10.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro on Saturday, November 10, inaugurated the newly constructed multi-purpose hall at the Ateneoville Subdivision in Brgy. Marikina Heights.
Marikina City will hold on December 1 the much-anticipated Tour de Takong or Stiletto Run, where participants will race to the finish line wearing high heels.
Christmas is in the air in Marikina City as it welcomes the festive season with the unveiling on Monday, November 12, of the Sapatos Festival at the Freedom Park.
Two sisters, children of a self-made businessman in Marikina, are treading the same path in business that their father has successfully navigated before them.
In a world that is changing fast, sometimes too fast for some people to catch up, everything has to evolve. Get a makeover to suit the people’s changing lifestyles, tastes and habits or forever be relegated to the limbo of the forgotten. Food is no exception; including the tasty putong polo.
The City Government of Marikina will be spreading joy this Christmas season with the celebration of festivals that will focus on the city’s rich culture and heritage, its growing shoe and food industries, and a lot more.
While other cemeteries in Metro Manila (and probably in other parts of the country) wrestled with tons of trash left by visitors during “Undas” (All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day) on November 1 and 2, in Marikina City, it’s a different story.
In a competitive industry like selling tools, leather, and other materials to shoe manufacturers, the truism “keep customers happy” is the key to survive.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro inspects Marikina cemeteries today to make sure everything is in order.
Be ready to be enchanted as the City Government of Marikina is now busy preparing for the festivities happening in the last two months of the year that will give visitors an unforgettable and dazzling experience.
Magkakaroon ng traffic rerouting sa Lungsod ng Marikina mula ngayong araw ng Miyerkules hanggang bukas para maiwasan ang pagsisikip ng daloy ng trapiko at masiguro na ligtas ang mga bibisita sa mga sementeryo ngayong Undas.
Elias “Ely” Edullan waxed nostalgic inside his shop as he talked about his tough life as a teenager. Armed only with gumption, boldness, and a burning ambition, the young Ely traveled by his lonesome to Manila from his hometown in Iloilo in search of a better life.
The City Government of Marikina opened today the three-day Flower Festival at the Freedom Park where there are stalls selling flowers and candles 24 hours a day.
The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the Philippine Educational Theatre Association (PETA) and the Marikina City Tourism, Culture and the Arts Office offered visitors a unique way of experiencing Marikina through the “Lakbay Baybay" tour.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro suspended classes tomorrow, Tuesday.
Nine delegates to the Miss Earth 2018 beauty pageant visited Lamp Quarters, on Friday, October 26, filling every corner of Marikina’s famous food destination with beauty and glamour.
Marikina, known for its clean air and pristine environment, has been chosen to be the first city in the Philippines under an integrated program that promotes better air quality in Asia.
Flowers are blooming on the stalls along McDonald’s Avenue corner Changyungco Street, where the Marikina City Flower Shops are now located, while cemeteries have been cleaned and cleared of any obstructions as the city is all set for the celebration of the All Saints’ Day on November 1.
The City Government of Marikina, through the City Library, is championing the love for books especially among the young generation, aptly called screen gen, who are obsessed with their mobile phones and laptops in the age of social media.
The City Veterinary Office (CVO) announced that the next batch of pet registration would be held for residents in Barangay Marikina Heights starting today, Thursday, October 25, until Saturday, October 27.
The pillars and leaders of Marikina's business community recently joined a discussion and shared their inputs and ideas about the Comprehensive Land Use Program that’s being drafted by the City Planning Office of Marikina.
“It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas,” so says the lyrics of the song with the same title popularized by Perry Como and the Fontane Sisters in 1951.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro administered the oath of office of the newly-elected officers of the Philippine Footwear Federation, Inc. (PFFI) for 2018 led by its president, Antonio Andres, Sr.
John Leonard Bautista is breaking away from the family business of making shoes. He could have been the third generation in a family of shoe entrepreneurs that started from his grandfather and carried on by his father, Joel, but John decided to follow his own path and make bags instead.
The Local Government of Marikina under the administration of Mayor Marcy Teodoro is busy preparing for the celebration of All Saints' Day on November 1.
The City Government of Marikina won the top prize in the “Best in eGov Customer Empowerment” category at the recently concluded Digital Cities Awards for Best Practices in eGovernance (DCP eGov Awards) held at the Philippine International Convention Center.
The City Government of Marikina is putting up street lights on different communities in Marikina City to make streets safer for residents at night.
Instead of resting after a busy week, Mayor Marcy Teodoro was working over the weekend.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro yesterday met with Gina Lopez, chairman of the ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation, Inc. (ALKFI), to discuss the Tumana-Malanday Creekside Linear Park in Marikina City.
Pragtechnologies, a tech startup established in Marikina City, brought honor to the Philippines after winning second place at the Turku Business Region Ultrahack held in Turku, Finland on October 12-14.
Magkakaroon ng traffic rerouting sa Lungsod ng Marikina ngayong darating na Undas para maiwasan ang pagsisikip ng daloy ng trapiko at masiguro na ligtas ang mga bibisita sa mga sementeryo higit lalo sa Loyola Memorial Park, ang pinakamalaking sementeryo sa siyudad.
Tinutulungan ng Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina sa ilalim ng pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na muling makabangon ang mga kababayan nating nasunugan sa Balubad sa Barangay Nangka.
The City Veterinary Office (CVO) announced that the next batch of pet registration would be held for residents in Barangays Fortune and Parang starting today, Thursday, October 18, until Saturday, October 20.
Ilang beses nang pinatunayan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na prayoridad niya ang Lungsod ng Marikina bilang Ama ng Lungsod. Muli niya itong pinakita kahapon.
Ang Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina sa pangunguna ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ay patuloy na gumagawa ng mga access roads para lumuwag ang daloy ng trapiko sa lungsod.
The administration of Mayor Marcy Teodoro plans to construct a People’s Park right beside the renovated Freedom Park and right across the Marikina City Hall.
Joel Bautista just can’t shake the shoe business out of his system. He had tried other jobs and businesses, including running his own farm in Bataan, but he would always go back to making shoes because it runs in his blood. It’s in his heart.
Mabilis na umaksyon si Mayor Marcy Teodoro at ang City Hall upang matulungan ang mga kababayan nating nasunugan sa Balubad, Brgy. Nangka noong Sabado, Oktubre 13.
Marikina is almost done with its Cultural Mapping Heritage Project that started in August of this year.
To ease the traffic situation in Marikina city, Mayor Marcy Teodoro's administration implemented a number of measures such as the construction of additional loading bays for public utility vehicles.
Isang abandonadong estruktura sa kanto ng Cepeda at E. Manalo Sts. sa Brgy. Concepcion Uno pinagiba ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
The City Government of Marikina under the administration of Mayor Marcy Teodoro opened a ‘Kids Corner’ at the City Hall.
Para sa mga Marikenyong naghahanap ng trabaho, may gaganaping in-house recruitment ang Tech Mahindra Business Process Service at Asiawide Human Resources and Consultancy Corporation ngayong buwan ng Oktubre.
Mas pinili ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro, ang Ama ng Marikina, na asikasuhin ang mga trabaho para sa lalong ikauunlad ng siyudad kaysa makipag-unahan sa paghain ng kaniyang Certificate of Candidacy (COC).
Along M.A. Roxas Street in Brgy. Calumpang, there stands Jesus Panciteria, a restaurant that has withstood the test of time. It was built in 1983 by its namesake, Jesus Pandaan.
Sa Lungsod ng Marikina, ang mga sirang bakod ay hindi basta pinababayaan lamang. Sa halip, matiyagang inaayos ang mga ito ng mga kawani ng City Hall.
The City Veterinary Office (CVO) of Marikina will continue its annual registration of cats and dogs from today, October 11, until Sunday, October 14.
The City Government of Marikina is preparing for the celebration of All Saints' Day on November 1, the day when Filipinos pay respect to their departed loved ones.
As part of Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s program to promote culture and arts in Marikina City, the City Government of Marikina is renovating Teatro Marikina to make the place more palatable for live cultural performances and other events.
After the renovation of Freedom Park, Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s administration plans to build more modern parks in Marikina City that would serve as places for recreation, relaxation and other leisure activities for Marikenyos.
The historic Kapitan Moy is undergoing renovation after its roof was damaged by a tornado middle of last month, just hours before super typhoon “Ompong” made a landfall in the country.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s administration is building a public health center, social welfare center, safety center and a transport terminal in Brgy. Concepcion Uno.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro leads the City Government of Marikina in paying homage to the senior citizens and their contributions to the development of the city.
The City Government of Marikina under the administration of Mayor Marcy Teodoro is adopting more measures to curb flooding in the city, especially during "habagat" and typhoon seasons. It has also began installing equipment to measure rainfall and the water level in low-lying areas.
Para masigurong hindi pumapalya ang mga CCTV cameras sa Lungsod ng Marikina, regular na sumasailalim ang mga ito sa maintenance works mula sa mga kamay ng mga dalubhasang kawani ng City Hall.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro was the guest of honor and speaker at yesterday’s celebration of the 36th Anniversary of the Filipino-Chinese Footwear and Allied Industries Association.
Bilang bahagi ng patuloy na pagpapaganda ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa Lungsod ng Marikina, tuloy-tuloy ang kaniyang administrasyon sa pagpapatayo ng mga multi-purpose halls, mga bagong school buildings, at pag-aayos ng mga gusali tulad ng City Hall at ng mga pampublikong gyms.
Since he was elected as Mayor of Marikina City more than two years ago, Mayor Marcy Teodoro has made education a priority in his administration. He also believes that education is a right and not a privilege.
The City Government of Marikina under the leadership of Mayor Marcy Teodoro is undertaking more public works such as the renovation of the City Hall, widening of roads and clearing up a drainage to ease traffic congestion and minimize flooding in the city during rainy season.
The winners of this year's Miss Marikina pageant should not only be beautiful, talented and brainy, but they should also possess the heart for the environment and show love for others, especially the children.
September was a busy month for the Marikina City Tourism, Culture and the Arts Office (MCTCAO) as it played host to a number of tourists from other cities, as well as joined in various activities including the Taga-Alog 2018 project and the celebration of the World Tourism Day.
Rossana Tuazon, who owns Xykie Footwear, knows it is tough to be a mother and a breadwinner of the family at the same time.
Inilunsad ngayong araw ng Miyerkules, Oktubre 3, ang programa ng Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) at iba pang ahensya ng gobyernoa na tinawag na “Tulong sa Bayan Suking Outlet” sa Marikina City. Ang mga rolling stores na ito ay magbebenta ng mga produkto tulad ng bigas at gulay sa mas murang halaga sa loob ng tatlong araw dito sa lungsod.
Gelson Rili finally received his “Dangal ng Bayan” Award from President Rodrigo Duterte at the Rizal Hall of the Malacanan Palace on September 27, 2018.
The City Veterinary Office (CVO) of Marikina will continue its annual registration of cats and dogs this week. From October 4-7, residents in Brgys. Sto. Niño, Concepcion Uno and Nangka can register their pets and have them vaccinated as well to prevent the spread of “rabies” and other animal diseases to humans.
Ang Munisipyo ng Marikina sa ilalim ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ay magpapatayo ng mga multi-purpose buildings. Isa sa mga lokasyon nito ay sa Champaca II sa Barangay Fortune at ang isa naman ay sa St. Claire 3 Subdivision sa Barangay Concepcion Uno.
The Municipality of Marikina under Mayor Marcy Teodoro has proposed the construction of multi-purpose buildings in Champaca II in Barangay Fortune and in St. Claire 3 Subdivision in Barangay Concepcion Uno, as well as an additional second floor of a multi-purpose building in Police Village Homeowners’ Association (HOA), Park 22 along General Ordoñez street in Barangay Concepcion Uno.
Pinasinayaan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang dalawang bagong multi-purpose halls sa Brgy. Nangka at sa Brgy. Marikina Heights noong Sabado, Setyembre 29.
Nagsagawa ang Pamahalaang Lungsod ng Marikina ng isang clean-up drive kahapon sa kahabaan ng Ilog Marikina. Kabilang dito ang pagtanggal ng putik at mga nagkalat na debris sa jogging at cycling lanes na dulot pa noong bagyong Ompong.
The City Government of Marikina and the Blue Company — currently in the midst of a flurry of activities in search for the ideal Marikenya to represent the City — will be crowning the new Miss Marikina 2018 on December 15.
Halos nangalahati na ang City Hall sa target nitong pagpapalit ng mga signages ng street names sa buong Lungsod ng Marikina.
In Marikina City, humans are not the only ones who are taken cared of during typhoons. Even pets such as dogs are given shelter at evacuation centers.
The City Government of Marikina has built a riprap around the uprooted acacia tree currently being rehabilitated.
The Marikina City Veterinary Office (CVO) today announced that the next batch of pet registration and vaccination would be on Thursday, September 27, and Friday, September 28, for residents in Brgys. Industrial Valley Complex (IVC), Barangka, Kalumpang, Sto. Niño and Tañong.
The national government's "Pantawid Pasada Program" made a stopover in Marikina City Hall yesterday.
Halos 4,000 kabayahan sa Marikina ang nakabitan na ng linya ng kuryente ng Meralco mula ng inumpisahan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang Marikina Community Electrification Project (MCEP) na naglalayong makabitan ng ilaw ang bawat bahay sa lungsod.
Hundreds of cycling enthusiasts gathered in Marikina City last Saturday, September 22, for the inaugural staging of Larga, Pilipinas, the country’s newest cycling event.
Gelson Rili could hardly believe that he won Marikina City Government’s “Model Employee” Award in 2017. Now he thinks he is still dreaming a day after he was informed that he is one of Civil Service Commission’s (CSC) “Dangal ng Bayan” Awardees for 2018.
Sapatero Manila, an emerging business that boasts world-class quality shoes, had humble beginnings. When Raymond Villanueva established the enterprise in 2013, it was not quite an official business yet, with only a few side projects taken on.
The City Veterinary Office (CVO) of Marikina will start the annual registration of cats and dogs today, Friday, September 21, for residents in Brgys. San Roque, Sta. Elena and Kalumpang. The registration for the residents in these barangays will be done until Saturday, September 22.
Gelson Rili, an employee of the City Environmental Management Office (CEMO) of Marikina is one of this year’s winners of the “Dangal ng Bayan” Award given annually by the Civil Service Commission.
Hindi bababa sa 1,200 siklista mula sa iba’t ibang panig ng bansa ang dadayo sa Lungsod ng Marikina ngayong daratingna araw ng Sabado, Setyembre 22, para sa inaugural race ng pinakabagong major cycling event na Larga Pilipinas.
Buddy Tan is a man who believes in the great potential of the Marikina shoe industry, but he also knows that great changes must first take place.
No less than 1,200 cyclists from all over the country will flock to Marikina city this Saturday, September 22, for the inaugural race of the latest major cycling event, “Larga Pilipinas.”
Buddy Tan started his business back in 2012 as an experiment with no commercial activities. Growing up in a family of leather textile suppliers, he worked as a middleman for his family’s business before venturing into his own shoemaking enterprise.
May sorpresa si Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa bagong kasal na tinamaan ng buhawi ang kanilang reception sa Kapitan Moy noong Setyembre 14, araw ng Biyernes.
Ang Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina sa ilalim ng pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ay hindi sinusukuan ang dalawang Century Trees (mga puno ng acacia na may higit isang daang taon ng nabubuhay) na binuwal ng buhawi noong Biyernes, Setyembre 14.
Edgar Santos, who owns the very successful company that manufacturers Bibo Shoes in Marikina, was at first reluctant to be in the shoemaking business.
The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender-Bahaghari United Securalists (LGBT-BUS) organization of Marikina City will hold an HIV-AIDS awareness campaign that include a dance contest on World AIDS Day on December 1.
Kahit nakaalis na sa bansa ang bagyong si Ompong, busy pa rin si Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa pag-iikot sa lungsod upang siyasatin, linisin at ayusin ang mga pinsalang dulot nito.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro is supportive of City Hall employee Gelson Rili's bid to win the coveted "Dangal ng Bayan" Award.
Nagkaroon ng pre-emptive evacuation sa Marikina City ngayong araw ng Sabado, Setyembre 15, matapos umakyat ang tubig sa Marikina River sa 17.1 meters. Ito ay ayon na rin sa panawan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro upang masigurong ligtas ang mga mamamayan sa bagyong si Ompong.
Upang masigurong ligtas ang ating mga sasakyan sa pagragasa ng bagyong si Ompong, naglabas ang City Hall ng mga ligtas na lugar kung saan pwedeng magparada ng mga kotse at iba pa.
There will be no classes in all levels today, Friday (Sept. 14), and tomorrow, Saturday (Sept. 15), in both private and public schools in Marikina City due to typhoon Ompong, Mayor Marcy Teodoro announced yesterday.
Classes are suspended on Friday and Saturday due to typhoon "Ompong."
Patuloy ang paghahanda ng Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina sa pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa maaring pagsalanta sa lungsod ng bagyong si Ompong na pumasok na sa Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) kahapon ng hapon.
The planned Marikina City Philippine National Police (PNP) headquarters broke ground yesterday in Brgy. Fortune, led by Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
Tuwing tumataas ang tubig sa Marikina River nang lagpas sa kanyang normal na lalim, dali-daling lumilikas ang ating mga kababayan na nakatira sa mabababang lugar ng lungsod papunta sa mga evacuation centers.
Naghahanda na ang Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina sa pagdating ng bagyong si Ompong na inaasahang papasok sa Philippine Area of Responsbility (PAR) ngayong hapon, Setyembre 12.
Para masiguro ang seguridad ng mga mamamayan, mga kabahayan at mga kagamitan tuwing may bagyo, nagbigay ang Marikina City Rescue 161 ng mga dapat gawin panahon ng sakuna:
The City Government of Marikina is preparing for typhoon “Ompong” that is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) today, September 12.
Nais ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na bawat bahay sa Marikina ay may sariling linya ng kuryente. Kaya naman tuloy-tuloy lang si Mayor sa pamimigay ng mga electrical at building permits sa City Hall.
The City Government of Marikina is busy fixing roads, cleaning up streets, beautifying schools and clearing communities of obstructions as part of Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s commitment to keep the city a better place to live for Marikenos, especially the children.
The City Government of Marikina under the leadership of Mayor Marcy Teodoro is building another multi-purpose hall in Brgy. Marikina Heights. This time, it’s in Asiatic Subdivision.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro joined the policemen in honoring the fallen heroes from the police force during the 31st Marikina Police Memorial Day held at the Loyola Memorial Park yesterday.
Yamamoto Tatsufumi, who is in the business of supplying high quality leather materials sourced from abroad for more than four decades, is upbeat about the prospects of the Marikina shoe industry. That is why he decided to move his business here from Tokyo last year.
The employees of the Makati Action Center yesterday paid a visit to Mayor Marcy Teodoro during their Lakbay Aral Tour of Marikina.
Sa Marikina, hindi lang ang mga daan, tulay, ilog ang pinapanatiling malinis at maayos kundi ang mga puno at halaman din.
With the revival of the Marikina River as one of its top priorities, the Marikina City Environment Management Office (CEMO) has lined up projects that promote the cleanliness and purity of wastewater coming from the residential and commercial areas of Marikina.
The City Government of Marikina under the administration of Mayor Marcy Teodoro continues to find solutions to the traffic situation in the city, especially during rush hours.
“Swerte kaming third generation dahil inihain sa amin itong business na established na,” said Francis Gerard “Gee” Abacan, who helps his mom in managing Bristol Shoes and Shoe Co., the shoe manufacturing business started by his grandparents in the 1970’s.
The City Government of Marikina resumed public works in the city after clearing up the mess, dirt and mud left by tropical storm “Karding.”
In Marikina, it's not just the craving for shoes and other fashion accessories that the city can quench, but your food cravings as well.
Gelson Rili, who works as a street sweeper for the City Environmental Management Office (CEMO), is one of the 17 semi-finalists in the “Dangal ng Bayan” Award of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) for 2018.
Ang SM Supermarket, Watsons at tatlo pang malalaking kompanya ay magdadaos ng in-house recruitment sa Marikina ngayong buwan ng Setyembre.
Likas na sa Ama ng Lungsod na si Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang pagiging matulungin sa kapwa, lalo na sa mga kababayang Marikenyo.
If you need further proof of how the City Government of Marikina, City Hall employees and Marikenos have worked hard to clean up the dirt and rubbish left by tropical storm “Karding” that ravaged the city and other parts of the country this month, just look at the Sto. Nino Baseball Field.
The City Government of Marikina under the leadership of Mayor Marcy Teodoro is supportive of the government’s public utility vehicle (PUV) modernization program that involves the use of modern jeepneys that are environment-friendly, comfortable and safe.
The Marikina Shoe Trade Fair will hold a two-day sale tomorrow, August 31, and on Saturday, September 1.
When it comes to shoes and other leather goods, Marikina is the undisputed powerhouse. This is not surprising because the city is known as the Shoe Capital of the Philippines, where the country's shoe industry was born in 1887.
The Marikina Shoe Industry Development Office (MASIDO) has been busy this month helping entrepreneurs and businessmen find suppliers of shoes and other footwear in Marikina. Boosting the shoe industry is one of the key programs of Mayor Marcy Teodoro's administration.
The Department of Trade and Industry is planning to invigorate and nurture the food industry in Marikina City.
Customers flocked to the three pioneering “Suking Tindahan” stores inside the Marikina Public Market where goods are being sold at affordable prices.
Dinagsa ng mga mamimili ang tatlong pioneering “Suking Tindahan” sa loob ng Marikina Public Market dahil sa mga murang bilihin rito.
Nag-organisa ang SeeYou Doc at iba pang grupo ng isang medical mission para sa mga nasalanta ng bagyong si Karding.
The City Government of Marikina under the administration of Mayor Marcy Teodoro is undertaking various flood control projects aimed at keeping the city safe from flooding during tropical storms and “habagat” seasons.
Nagpapagawa ang Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina ng mga proyekto upang masupil ang pagbaha sa lungsod.
No retreat, no surrender. Iyan ang battlecry ng mga kawani ng City Hall laban sa mga dumi, kalat at basurang dulot ng nagdaang bagyo.
Para sa mga Marikenyong naghahanap ng trabaho, dalawang kompanya ang magdadaos ng in-house recruitment ngayong Biyernes and sa susunod na Linggo sa lungsod.
The leather goods manufacturers of Marikina plans to form their own independent group and have sought the assistance of the Marikina Shoe Industry Development Office (MASIDO) on how to go about it.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro received donations in kind from the Metro Manila Mayors’ Spouses Foundation for the victims of the recent typhoon “Karding” that flooded some parts of Marikina.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro is hoping that more stores in Marikina will join the DTI's “Suking Tindahan” program that aims to encourage retailers and wholesalers to sell their goods based on the suggested retail prices.
Patuloy ang Pamalaang Lokal sa ilalim ng pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa pamamahagi ng mga relief goods sa mga nasalanta ng bagyo at sa paglilinis ng mga naiwang kalat at putik ni Karding.
Namigay kahapon si Mayor Marcy Teodoro ng mga gamot at mga relief goods sa mga nasalanta ng bagyong si Karding.
The Local Government of Marikina under the leadership of Mayor Marcy Teodoro won praises for its disaster preparedness and its orderly evacuation centers, where the privacy of those who sought temporary shelter was protected with the use of modular tents.
Nag-ikot kahapon si Mayor Marcy Teodoro kasama ang iba pang opisyales ng Pamahalaang Lokal sa lungsod ng Marikina upang pangasiwaan ang patuloy na paglilinis ng mga kawani ng City Hall sa mga lugar na nasalanta ng bagyong Karding.
Tatlong tindahan sa loob ng Marikina Public Market ang napabilang sa kauna-unahang grupo ng mga Suking Tindahan ng Department of Trade and Industry (DTI).
Upang mapanatiling makatwiran at sulit ang presyo ng mga bilihin sa mga palengke at tindahan sa buong bansa, inilunsad ngayong araw na ito ng Miyerkules sa Marikina ang programa ng Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) na Suking Tindahan.
Dineklara ngayon ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na walang pasok bukas, Huwebes, at sa Biyernes sa lahat ng antas sa pampubliko at pribadong paaralan sa Marikina.
Agad na nilinis ng mga kawani ng City Hall ang lungsod ng Marikina matapos masalanta ng bagyong si Karding.
Personal na tinanggap ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang mga gamot mula sa Department of Health (DOH) na hinatid mismo ni DOH Secretary Francisco Duque III kahapon ng umaga sa Malanday Elementary School.
Dineklara ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ngayon na walang pasok bukas, Miyerkules, Agosto 15, sa lahat ng antas sa pampubliko at pribadong paaralan sa Marikina.
Napakasarap mamuhay sa mundo kung saan lahat ay nagtutulungan at nagdadamayan, lalo na sa panahon ng kalamidad. Sa Pilipinas, ito ay tinatawag na “bayanihan,” isang tradisyon na minana pa nating mga Filipino sa ating mga ninuno.
It’s heartening to note that the cherished “bayanihan” tradition among Filipinos is still very much alive and is doing well.
Maliban sa mga ahensiya ng gobyerno tulad ng Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), may mga civic groups at individuals din na nagpadala ng tulong sa mga nasalanta ng bagyong si Karding sa Marikina City.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro suspended all classes tomorrow, Tuesday.
Sa panahon ng sakuna at mga emergencies, nandiyan ang tanggapan ng Rescue 161 na handang tumulong anumang oras.
Namahagi ng mga grocery packs at sleeping mats o banig na magagamit sa pagtulog at kumot ang Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) kasama si Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa mga evacuation centers kahapon.
Dineklara ngayong araw ng Linggo ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na walang pasok bukas, Lunes, sa lahat ng antas sa pribado at pampublikong paaralan sa Marikina.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro today suspended classes in all levels in both public and private schools in Marikina tomorrow, Monday, as rains continue due to “Habagat” even as typhoon Karding has left the Philippine Area of Responsibility.
Dahil sa patuloy na malakas na pag-ulan na-postpone muna ang pamimigay ng Philhealth IDs at MDRs bukas sa Malanday.
Personal na siniyasat ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang Marikina River at iba pang mababang lugar sa lungsod upang siguruhing ligtas ang mga mamayan.
One of the key programs of Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s administration is the democratization of education, that is, it should be available to all, especially the children from poor families.
Ang edukasyon para sa lahat ng mga Marikenyo ang isa sa mga mahahalagang programa ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro bilang Ama ng Marikina.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro yesterday led a team from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), the Office for Senior Citizens Affairs (OSCA) of Marikina and other local officials in bringing cheers and joy to Marikina’s centenarians.
Tuwing tumataas ang tubig sa Marikina River nang lagpas sa kanyang normal na lalim, dali-daling lumilikas ang ating mga kababayan na nakatira sa mabababang lugar ng lungsod papunta sa mga evacuation centers.
Dahil hangad ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang maayos na kalusugan ng mga Marikenyo, nagpapagawa siya ng mas malalaki o mga "super health centers" sa mga komunidad.
Ngayong panahon ng tag-ulan, laganap na naman ang mga sakit lalo na ang mga Waterborne diseases katulad ng Influenza, Leptospirosis, at Dengue o ang pinaiksing WILD.
The Cultural Mapping Heritage Project of Marikina -- which includes conducting an exhaustive research on culture, heritage and history of the city -- started yesterday, Tuesday.
Ang Labor Relations and Public Employment Service Office (LRPESO) ng City Hall ay may halos 200 na kumpanya na accredited upang sumali sa mga job fairs ng siyudad para mapadali ang paghahanap ng trabaho ng mga kwalipikadong Marikenyo.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro takes another big stride in making Marikina City an ideal place to live, visit and do business with by improving the Marikina City Hall, which is not only the seat of power but also the pride of every Marikeño.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro makes the city's streets his office, literally.
Bukod sa pagpapatayo ng mga bagong multi-purpose gyms tulad ng sa IVC at Malanday, pinapaayos din ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang 45 na multi-purpose gyms sa anim na barangay sa Lungsod ng Marikina.
The Philippine Footwear Federation Inc. (PFFI) is working hard to help lift the shoe industry in the country, including the Marikina footwear manufacturers, by providing trainings and seminars to entrepreneurs and workers, and helping shoemakers expand the market for their products.
Para mas maayos at may privacy ang mga Marikenyos na lilikas sa mga evacuation centers tuwing may sakuna, may alay na modular tents si Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa kanila.
Para tiyaking maayos at ligtas ang daraanan ng mga Marikenyo, uumpisahan ng ayusin 49 na mga eskinita o alleys sa lungsod, alinsunod sa nais ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na maging kaaya-aya ang kapaligiran ng Marikina.
Sa Marikina, maayos na napapatupad ang mga batas dahil sa magandang working relationship ng Lokal na Pamahalaan at ng mga kapulisan.
Nagpapatayo na ang Pamahalaang Lokal ng Marikina sa ilalim ng pamumuno ni Marcy Teodoro ng bagong Industrial Valley Complex (IVC) High School upang mas maginhawa ang pag-aaral ng mga kabataan.
It’s business as usual. Or in the case of Mayor Marcy Teodoro, it’s a working day as usual even if it is his birthday.
The City Government of Marikina under the leadership of Mayor Marcy Teodoro is building two multi-purpose gymnasiums in Industrial Valley Complex (IVC) and Malanday to encourage citizens to engage more in sports.
Naging abala kamakailan ang Rescue 161 ng Marikina City sa paglilibot ng mga paaralan sa siyudad upang magbigay kaalaman tungkol sa mga dapat gawin kung may mga emergency tulad ng lindol.
Pinagsamang Health Center at Public Safety Center sa Pugad Lawin ang ipinapatayo ng Pamahalaang Lokal sa ilalim ng administrasyon ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
Mag-uumpisa na ngayong buwan ng Agosto ang pagpapatayo ng bagong headquarters ng Marikina Philippine National Police (PNP), ang kauna-unahang tanggapan ng kapulisan na pinondohan ng Lokal na Pamahalaan.
Matapos mapaganda ang Freedom Park at mabuksan muli sa publiko nitong Lunes, Hulyo 30, dumako naman ang atensyon ng Pamahalaang Lokal sa pamumuno ni Mahyor Marcy Teodoro sa pagpapaayos ng Marikina Sports Center (MSC).
After announcing the planned construction of a new transport terminal in Brgy. Concepcion Uno, another transport terminal will be built this time in Brgy. Fortune.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro yesterday turned over newly-acquired heavy equipment to the City Hall’s engineering department and the City Environment Managemen Office to speed up public works and the delivery of services to the communities.
Bilang hudyat ng muling pagbubukas ng Freedom Park matapos ang ilang buwang pag-aayos nito, dito idinaos kahapon, Lunes, ang Flag Raising Ceremony ng mga opisyales at kawani ng City Hall sa pangunguna ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
Marikina City joined the community policing system of the National Police Commission.
Kagaya ng ipinangako ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro noong manumpa siya sa tungkulin bilang Ama ng Lungsod ng Marikina may dalawang taon na ang nakararaaan, ginagawa niya ang lahat para lalong mapaganda ang bayang kaniyang kinagisnan.
Dahil mahal na mahal ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang mga kababayan nating naninirahan sa Tumana, lagi niyang iniisip ang kaligtasan nila.
As promised when he took his oath as Father of the City two years ago, Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s administration is exerting all efforts to make the city a better place to live in, do business with and spend a relaxing vacation.
A new transport terminal will soon rise in Marikina City under the leadership of Mayor Marcy Teodoro, whose administration is bent on building a modern city that every Marikeño will be proud of.
Nagpapatayo si Mayor Marcy Teodoro ng bagong headquarters para sa Rescue 161 at opisina ng Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office upang mas mapangalagaan ang kaligtasan ng mga Marikenyo lalo na kung may mga sakuna.
Bilang Ama ng Lungsod, pantay-pantay ang pagmamahal ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa mga Marikenyo kahit saang distrito pa man sila nakatira.
Marikina Hotel and Convention Center is undergoing a renovation to make the place more appealing and truly world class that Marikeños will be proud of.
Nagpapatayo ng Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina sa pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro Health Center at Day Care Center sa Brgy. Industrial Valley Complex.
Mahalaga ang kalusugan ng bawat Marikenyo kay Mayor Marcy Teodoro dahil bilang Ama ng Lungsod ay hindi maatim ng kaniyang puso na may makitang mga kababayang naghihirap dahil sa kapansanan.
Hindi matatawaran ang pagmamahal ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro at ng Pamahalaang Lokal ng Marikina sa mga senior citizens ng lungsod.
Upang lalong mapangalagaan ang kaligtasan, seguridad at kapayapaan ng mga mamamayan sa Lungsod ng Marikina, nagpapatayo ang Pamahalaang Lokal sa ilalim ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ng isang Public Safety Center.
Laging abala araw-araw si Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa pag-aasikaso ng mga dapat gawin upang lalong maging maunlad, maayos, ligtas at maaliwalas ang Marikina.
What began as a mom and pop operation 30 years ago is now a very successful family business. Find out why.
Nakatanggap ng isang amphibian vehicle ang Marikina Chapter ng Philippine Red Cross na pwedeng gamitin ng Lokal na Pamahalaan at ng Red Cross para mas mapadali ang pag-rescue sa mga binabahang lugar sa siyudad.
Namahagi ng tulong pinansiyal kahapon si Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa mga tindero at tindera sa Brgy. Malanday upang matulungan silang makabangon mula sa pagbaha at pag-ulan noong mga nakaraang araw at lingo.
Mahal ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang mga senior citizens ng Marikina. Katunayan ay namigay ang kaniyang tanggapan ng mga grocery packs sa mga kumuha ng kanilang social pension.
Bilang Ama ng Lungsod, nais ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na lahat ng Marikenyo ay ligtas at may maayos na masisilungan lalo na sa panahon ng kalamidad. Nais rin niyang sila ay may mapagkakakitaan upang makapamuhay ng maayos habambuhay.
Muling pinatunayan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na sa Marikina, may gobyernong maasahan sa lahat ng panahon dahil ang nanunungkulan ay may puso para sa mga mamamayan.
Dahil sa bagyong Josie na nagdulot ng pag-ulan at pagbaha sa ilang lugar sa Lungsod ng Marikina at nagbabadyang sama ng panahon ngayong linggo, nagpasya ang Sangguniang Panlunsod ng Marikina na ilagay sa state of calamity ang siyudad.
The City Council or Sangguniang Panlungsod of Marikina has placed Marikina City under a state of calamity amid flooding.
Mention Lipa City in Batangas to a food enthusiast and chances are he/she would automatically ask: “Have you tried its famous pancit lomi?”
Agad na nilinis ng mga kawani ng City Hall ang Marikina River kahit medyo mataas pa ang tubig sa naturang ilog, pagpapatunay lamang na sa ilalim ng pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro, lahat ng oras ay may gobyernong maasahan ang mga Marikenyo.
Bilang Ama ng Lungsod ay hindi makakatulog si Mayor Marcy Teodoro hangga't hindi niya personal na nasisiguro na maayos ang kalagayan ng mga Marikenyong lumikas mula sa kanilang mga tahanan at nanuluyan muna sa mga evacuation centers.
Kasabay ng pagtaas ng tubig sa Marikina River ngayong araw ng Martes sa critical level, agarang inilikas ng Pamahalaan ng Lungsod ng Marikina ang mga nakatira sa mabababang lugar at malapit sa ilog sa mga evacuation centers.
Masigasig ang Labor Relations and Public Employment Service Office (LRPESO) ng City Hall sa paghahanap ng trabaho para sa mga Marikenyo.
Kasama ang libu-libong mga Pilipino saan mang panig ng Pilipinas at ng mundo, sinuportahan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro at ng mga Marikenyo ang laban ni Senador Manny Pacquiao laban kay Lucas Matthysse ng Argentina kahapon sa pamamagitan ng panood ng live telecast na dinaos sa tatlong iba’t ibang lugar sa Marikina.
Mahal ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang mga taga-Tumana at palaging ang kapakanan at kabutihan ng mga nakatira rito ang inuuna ng City Hall.
There is a new place on Lilac St., the epicenter of the explosive food scene in Marikina City, that lets you enjoy your favorite drink – steaming crème brulee latte or iced caramel machiato -- while being pampered.
A two-storey apartment in Marikina City houses relics of saints and other holy people, including a piece of wood where Jesus Christ was nailed.
May plano rin ang GAD-MDTO na magkaroon ng tie up sa TESDA upang maging TESDA-certified ang mga kumuha ng training sa kanilang tanggapan.
Malapit ng buksan ang mas pinagandang Freedom Park ilang buwan matapos itong isara upang ipaayos at bigyan ng bago at mas modernong disenyo.
Jun Pasco, owner of Rosem Shoes, has big plans for this year. He plans to open three stores in Marikina, Quezon City and Makati, to accommodate the growing demand for his products – ladies and girls’ shoes (flats and stilettos) sandals and step-ins.
Bunga ng pagtutulungan at pagkakaisa nina Mayor Marcy Teodoro at Congressman Bayani Fernando, maraming proyekto sa Marikina ang madaling naipapatupad at nagagawa ng maayos katulad ng bagong access road sa Sto. Nino-Sta. Elena.
Along Marikina’s busy J.P. Rizal Street in Lamuan lies a food park where the stalls sell affordable fares without sacrificing the quality of their dishes, particularly on the tastes.
Generation Y or popularly known as the Millennials -- those born from 1981 to 1996 -- would rather put up their own business and be successful on their own rather than work in a company and climb their way up the corporate ladder, according to an article in Forbes magazine, citing a survey done by Bentley University.
When Vera Estrada left her job at a research firm, where she worked for a decade, she was at a loss on what to do next. She prayed for three things – another job, migrating to Canada where a sister is living or having her own business.
Celebrating its 388th Founding Anniversary this year, Marikina is rich with culture and tradition that the entire Philippines and the world must know about.
Maglalaan ng karagdagang budget ang Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina para sa pagkain at gamot ng mga hayop na nasa animal pound ng City Veterinary Office (CVO) alinsunod sa kautusan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
Small and medium-sized manufacturers of shoes and bags in Marikina acquired new machines and equipment to enhance their production and operation, thanks to the loans from the Department of Science and Technology (DOST).
Maglalaan ng karagdagang budget ang Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina para sa pagkain at gamot ng mga hayop na nasa animal pound ng City Veterinary Office (CVO) alinsunod sa kautusan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
The City Government of Marikina is increasing the budget for food and medicines of animals that are staying in the animal pound of its City Veterinary Office (CVO), as ordered by Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
Armed with their strong passion for singing and performing, the Marikina City Government Choral (MCGC) is aiming to sing its way to win the much-coveted Government Choral Competition that the Civil Service Commission (CSC) holds every year.
Thousands of people, including officers and staff of some of the biggest global firms and embassies in Manila, gathered in Marikina City on Saturday to celebrate this year’s Pride March.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro once again showed Marikina City’s love and respect for every person, regardless of their gender and sexual preference, at Saturday’s Metro Manila Pride March and Festival attended by more than 20,000 people.
During the Sagayla Festival celebration in May this year, Mayor Marcy announced that Marikina was willing to host again this year’s Pride March. Marikina first hosted the event in June last year, where 7,700 individuals and 150 organizations joined.
Mayor Sara Duterte, through her Pagbabago program, brought cheers to Marikina’s school children and their mothers on Wednesday as her office distributed school bags and wellness kits during an event held in Teatro Marikina.
Marikina and Davao on Wednesday signed a sister city agreement that will pave the way for bigger cooperation in the areas of tourism, culture, trade and commerce, as well as on education and social welfare.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro said the City Government of Marikina is planning to strengthen the program for maternal and child health care.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro said Davao City is a potential lucrative market for Marikina-made shoes given its accelerating growth.
The National Association of Independent Travel Agencies (NAITAS) toured Marikina City recently and visited a number of interesting sites as the group was interested in promoting the Shoe Capital of the Philippines as a tourist destination.
Kahit malakas ang ulan nitong mga nakaraang araw ay patuloy ang Parks Development Office ng City Hall sa paglilinis at pag-aayos ng paligid ng Lungsod ng Marikina upang maging kaaya-aya ito sa paningin at magaaan sa pakiramdam.
Marikina held a cultural heritage mapping orientation recently as part of Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s project to document the heritage and history of the city known as the Shoe Capital of the Philippines.
Kahit nabasa sa ulan sa pagpapasinaya sa bagong multi-purpose hall sa Nagkakaisang Nangka Homeowners Association, tumuloy pa rin si Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa Liwasang Kalayaan sa Brgy. Marikina Heights para sa isa pang programa.
The Metro Manila Pride March that will be held in Marikina City for the second time this year promises to be another celebration that’s fun, fierce and even bigger, says Regie Pasion from the Bahaghari United Securalists (BUS).
Ang tunay na serbisyo, walang pinipiling panahon. Kahit bagyo ay susuungin mapaglingkuran lamang ang bayan.
The Batlaya Theatre Guild of Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Marikina is teaching Marikina's colorful history to the youth through innovative theatre productions.
Ang mga manggagawa ng sapatos sa Marikina ay nagkaroon ng “Back to School” bazaar sa Muntinlupa, isang proyekto ng lokal na gobyerno ng Marikina at Muntinlupa.
“If you are blessed, be a blessing to others,” is how Helino Tiamzon Jr., owner of Genesis Hot Pandesal, explains his devotion to share his blessings to the less fortunate.
Muling pinatunayan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro kung gaano siya kasigasig at ka-hands on sa lahat ng aspeto ng pamamahala sa Marikina.
Marikina City will join the Philippine Educational Theatre Association (PETA) and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) in a project that will promote the Pasig River as a “space for cultural identity and collective memory.”
Marikina shoemakers successfully held a two-week “Back to School” bazaar in Muntinlupa, a joint project between the local governments of Marikina and Muntinlupa.
Para sa mga Marikenyong naghahanap ng trabaho, may gaganaping job fair ang Emerald Garment Manufacturing Corp. sa Hunyo 19, Martes, sa Marikina Sports Center.
Muling pinatunayan ng Lungsod ng Marikina sa pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na may “Gobyernong maasahan ang mga Marikenyo.”
Traliccio -- the homey whisky bar, cafe and restaurant along Guerilla St. -- wants to connect with the soul of Marikina through its artists and food lovers.
The Marikina City Tourism, Culture and the Arts Office is set to start the cultural mapping project that aims to document the heritage of the city, as well as its traditions and culture.
Labis ang pasasalamat ng mga netizens sa Marikina PIO at sa Rescue 161 dahil sa walang humpay na pagbigigay ng update sa kanilang mga Facebook pages tungkol sa water level sa Marikina River at sa lagay ng panahon.
Patuloy ang tanggapan ng Marikina City Rescue 161 sa pagsasagawa ng training at seminar para sa mga nais maging community volunteers at tumulong sa kanila sa pagreresponde sa mga iba’t ibang emergency sa lungsod.
With the advent of the typhoon and rainy season, there is one department in the local government of Marikina that is busy day and night watching out for emergencies and ready to respond, even amid strong rains and winds and high waters.
Ngayong panahon ng bagyo at ulan, lalong magiging abala ang Marikina City Rescue 161 upang matugunan ang mga Marikenyong nasa gipit na sitwasyon.
Alinsunod sa layunin ng pamunuan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na mabigyan ng lupa ang mga informal settlers sa Lungsod ng Marikina, 26 na residente ng Noah Homeowners Association (HOA) ang napagkalooban ng mga titulo noong Sabado, Hunyo 9.
Maulan man at maulap noong Sabado, Hunyo 9, may sumilay namang liwanag sa pamayanan ng Mountain Hills sa Brgy. Fortune.
Kahit malakas ang ulan, tuloy pa rin ang pagpapasinaya sa bagong multi-purpose hall sa Noah, sa Brgy. Marikina Heights.
Simula ng maupo si Mayor Marcy Teodoro bilang pinuno ng Lungsod ng Marikina, pinatunayan ng kaniyang administrasyon na may Gobyernong Maasahan ang mga Marikenyo.
As part of Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s aim of giving Marikeños more opportunities to earn a living to support their families, the City Hall has granted around 200 franchises to tricyle operators belonging to different groups in the city.
Katulad ng nakagawian na ang unang araw ng Lunes sa buwan ng Hunyo ay tinaguriang araw ng “Ahunan sa Antipolo ng mga taga-Marikina”, masayang idinaos ng mga Marikenyo ang tradisyong ito kahapon ng umaga, Hunyo 4.
Isa na namang bagong multi-purpose hall ang naitayo sa ilalim ng pamunuan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro, na nangakong lalo pang pagsisikapang mapaayos ang mga komunidad ng lungsod upang ang mga ito ay maging kaiga-igayang tirahan ng bawat pamilyang Marikienyo.
Sa kahilingan ng mga naninirahan sa Block 68, Palay St. sa Brgy. Tumana ay inaayos na ng mga kawani ng City Hall ang footbridge sa kanilang lugar.
Muling idadaos sa araw na ito, Hunyo 4, ang nakaugaliang “Ahunan sa Antipolo” kung saan ang mga Marikenyo ay magpoprosesyon papunta sa Antipolo Cathedral upang manalangin sa Ina ng Kapayapaan at Mabuting Paglalakbay (Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage).
At the heart of Marikina’s bustling residential and commercial areas will soon rise an oasis for those seeking to heal body and soul called Windsor Gardens Pavilion, an events place.
Sa panahon kung kailan nagtataasan ang presyo ng mga bilihin, mistulang nahaharap sa pagsubok ang mga magulang sa nalalapit na pagbubukas ng klase dahil nangangahulugan ito ng kabi-kabilang gastusin tulad ng pagbili ng mga gamit pang-eskwela.
Pinahaba pa ng isang linggo o pitong araw ang back to school fair sa Marikina upang mas marami pang mga magulang at estudyante ang makabili ng mga sapatos at bag sa mas mababang halaga kesa sa mga presyo nito sa mga mall at iba pang pamilihan.
The Marikina Shoe Museum, the Jesus dela Pena Church and the Our Lady of the Abandoned Church have been nominated by the National Museum to be included in the list of the significant cultural properties of the Philippines.
Nag-umpisa ng linisin, lalong pagandahin at ayosin ang mga paaralan sa Marikina bilang paghahanda sa muling pagbubukas ng klase.
Muling namahagi si Mayor Marcy R. Teodoro kahapon, Mayo 28, ng electrical at building permits sa mga kababayang Marikenyo na nangangailangan ng mga nabanggit na pahintulot upang sila ay makapagpatayo ng bahay at makabitan ng kuryente ng Meralco.
Montare helps clients customize their special events including the styling of the veneue, what food and drinks to serve for that memorable moment.
If you are looking for a resort-type venue for your wedding, debut, birthday, Christmas party, and even seminars and meetings, then Water Nymph is the place for you.
Garden Mirror Events Place can magically transform its function rooms into a garden, a kiddie playground, or a princess dreamland depending on the wishes of the customers.
A gallery showcasing Marikina’s more than three centuries of culture, heritage and traditions is now open on Malaya Street in Brgy. Malanday. The gallery aims to educate the young generation about the city’s glorious past and cherised values.
Beatriz Victorino Srimata advocates cooking food the traditional way. Doing so will make the food healthier and the tastes even better.
“You can consider the recipes here as old; old family recipes,” says Vincent Medina, one of the partners of Epic Warehouse Grill, one of the sizzling hot dining places along Gil Fernando Avenue in Marikina City.
Hindi lamang mga kalye, eskinita, ilog, tabi ng ilog, parke at basketball courts ang inaayos at nililinis ng Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina kundi maging ang mga mahahalagang simbolo nito katulad ng Cityhood Park at ang World’s Largest Shoes.
Personal na pinuntahan kahapon, Mayo 22, ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro upang tingnan ang pagpapagawa at pagpapaayos ng Freedom Park na malapit ng buksan muli sa publiko sa Hulyo sa taong kasalukuyan.
Higit tatlong libong kabahayan sa Marikina ang nakabitan ng linya ng kuryente ng Meralco mula ng itinayo ni Mayor Marcy R. Teodoro ang tanggapan ng Marikina Community Electrification Project (MCEP) na layong makabitan ng ilaw ang bawat kabahayan sa lungsod.
Dong Juan, one of the eight popular restaurants at Lamp Quarters, brings its popular menu that originated in Cebu to Marikina.
Inaanyayahan ng Pamahalaang Lungsod at ng mga magsasapatos sa Marikina na muling tangkilikin ang kabubukas pa lamang na Back-to-School Bazaar.
It took a while for the owners of Lamp Quarters to complete the eight restaurants that will occupy its air-conditioned and fine dining spaces in the posh site along Gil Fernando St., which has become one of the coveted streets in Marikina for food lovers and enthusiasts.
Walang humpay ang pagsasaayos ng Lungsod ng Marikina sa ilalim ang pamunuan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
“When I feel bad, I like to treat myself. Clothes never look any good. Food just makes me fatter. Shoes always fit,” so says Toni Collette’s character, Rose, in the movie “In her shoes” shown several moons ago.
Matagumpay na naidaos ng tambalang Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) at Pamahalaan Ng Lungsod ng Marikina ang Marikina Watershed Family Fun Run kahapon, Mayo 20, sa Marikina Sports Center.
Tasty and affordable comfort food served inside a restaurant that strongly evokes a homey feeling is what Flat Bread is all about.
Goldwin Manufacturing Laboratories Corp. bills itself as the “Skin care products specialist.” But there is another one that also captures what it does best: “Bringing Marikina-made soaps to the rest of the world.”
At Marrod's, diners are reminded of the beauty of Paris, something that the owners wanted to create in the restaurant that offers Filipino and international dishes.
Ang back to school shoe bazaar sa Marikina ay magkakaroon ng soft opening ngayong araw ng Huwebes, Mayo 17.
Marikina Mayor Marcelino Teodoro and PBSP Executive Director Reynaldo Antonio D. Laguda formally launch the partnership for the “Marikina Watershed Family Fun Run 2018” set on May 20, 2018.
Nicasio Nicandro Tabones runs a successful food business together with his wife, selling snacks and other food products to students of Marist School, a Catholic school for boys in Marikina. He also earns bucks from his waste disposal company that counts some of the biggest companies in the city as its customers.
Matapos ang matagumpay na pagboto sa katatapos lamang na barangay at SK (Sangguniang Kabataan) eleksyon, paglilinis at pagtatanggal naman ng mga materyales na ginamit sa pangangampanya ang inasikaso kahapon, Mayo 15, ng Lokal na Pamahalaan ng Marikina.
“They are durable and very comfortable,” is how Carolina Tiamzon Marquez describes her array of shoes, mostly flats, sandals and step-in, open-toe slippers. These are also the reasons why her products remain popular to this day.
Marikina City is celebrating the National Heritage Month in May with a number of activities culminating in a cultural show on May 30.
Valentino is one of the oldest shoe manufacturers in Marikina. Tracing its roots back in 1932, the company has survived a lot of tough times, notably the onslaught of cheap imported shoes that sank most of its peers.
There was a time when billiard was as popular a sport in the Philippines as basketball and boxing. Teen-age boys and even older men can be found hanging out either at the basketball court or at the billiards hall, to the dismay of moms and wives or girlfriends. Some boys even cut classes just so they can play billiard.
How can you mend a broken heart? Asks a song popularized by the Bee Gees.
Nagkaroon ng measles (tigdas) outbreak sa iba’t-ibang bahagi ng bansa at dahilan dito ay naglunsad ang City Health Office (CHO) ng Marikina ng kampanya upang malabanan at maagapan ang sakit na ito, lalo na sa mga bata.
Kasabay ng patuloy na pagtaas ng temperatura sa panahong ito ng tag-araw ay ang matinding init at alinsangan na nararamdaman ng mga tao.
Lalong pinaigting ang kaligtasan at seguridad ng bawat mamamayan ng Lungsod ng Marikina sa ilalim ng pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy.
The shoemakers of Marikina will be holding different trade fairs in various cities in Metro Manila upon the invitation of other local government units, proof that when it comes to shoes and other leather goods, the city’s products remain unrivaled.
Ilulunsad ng City Hall sa ilalim ng pamunuan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang bagong campaign upang lalo pang maramdaman ng bawat Marikinyo ang pagmamahal at ang pagturing sa siyudad bilang kaniyang nag-iisang tahanan.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro assures investors who want to put up businesses in Marikina that the City Government will provide the “most ideal business environment possible.”
The family that owns Marita loved Italy so much, especially its cuisine -- varied, flavorful, simple yet tasteful -- that they decided to put up their own restaurant inspired by Italian food.
Kaniya-kaniyang eksena ang mistulang mga diyosang miyembro ng gay community na rumampa sa katatapos lamang na Sagaylahan sa Marikina 2018.
Binigyang diin ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na ang lahat ng Marikenyo ay iisa lamang maging sila ay nakatira sa isang magarang subdivision o kung saan pa mang lugar ng lungsod tulad ng mga resettlement areas.
At the heart of Marikina's sizzling food scene is Seifuku Japanese Restaurant, one of the most sought-after dining places in the city. Amusingly, Seifuku was born out of a wife’s love for her gourmet husband.
Ngayong taong ito ay magkakaroon ng bagong multi-purpose hall ang mga pamayanan sa Lungsod ng Marikina bilang bahagi ng pag-sasaayos ng mga komunidad sa siyudad, ayon kay Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
Suportado ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang industriya ng sapatos sa Lungsod ng Marikina na naglalayong lalong palaguin ang lokal na ekonomiya at magbigay ng mas maraming trabaho sa mga Marikenyo.
Siguradong lalong magiging makulay ang buwan ng Mayo, hindi lamang dahil ito ang panahon kung saan lalong namumulaklak ang mga halaman, kundi dahil muli na namang rarampa ang mga magagandang miyembro ng gay community ngayong Biyernes, Mayo 4, para sa taunang Sagaylahan ng Lungsod ng Marikina.
Alinsunod sa layunin ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na mapanatiling maaliwalas at maayos ang lungsod, hindi alintana ng City Hall ang init ng tag-araw at tuloy-tuloy ito sa paglilinis ng buong siyudad, pag-aayos ng mga kalsada, pagpapaganda ng mga basketball court at park, at iba pa.
Pinarangalan ng Lungsod ng Marikina sa pangunguna ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang mga taal na angkan na tumulong hubogin at paunlarin ang bayang ito.
Mas lalo pang uminit ang pagdiriwang ng Ka-Angkan Festival at ang 388th Founding Anniversary ng Marikina noong Sabado, Abril 28, ng dumalo at nagperform ang mga sikat na artista ng GMA Network na mas kilala bilang “Kapuso.”
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Pormal nang nanumpa sa isang oath-taking ceremony kay Mayor Marcy R. Teodoro ang mga miyembro ng Bantay Bayan sa Marikina City Hall Quadrangle noong Abril 26.
Bilang bahagi ng pagdiriwang ng 388th Founding Anniversary ng Marikina, idinaos noong Abril 24 ang Angkan-Angkan Pinoy Games sa Marikina Sports Center.
As part of Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s goal of reinvigorating the shoe industry in Marikina, a newly expanded shared service facility (SSF) was inaugurated on April 20 that will provide the city’s shoemakers with state-of-the-art equipment and machines that they can use in manufacturing shoes.
Pinangunahan ni Mayor Marcy R. Teodoro ang pagpapasinaya sa bagong multi-purpose hall ng Gentville Subdivision sa Brgy. Marikina Heights noong Abril 21.
The Marikina City Government, under the leadership of Mayor Marcy Teodoro, is helping small shoemakers in the city get funding to boost their operations.
“Magsikap tayo. Magpunyagi. Mangarap. Hindi lamang para sa ating sarili. Mangarap tayo para sa ating pamilya,”
Marikina’s shoe industry is receiving more interest from international and local companies who are looking for suppliers from the city's shoemakers.
Sister cities Marikina and Sakai Town in Japan strengthened their ties further at the opening ceremony of this year’s twin celebration of the 388th founding year of Marikina City and the Ka-Angkan Festival.
The City Government of Marikina, through the support of Mayor Marcy Teodoro, is offering Summers Arts Workshop for children and adults.
A city that’s rich with culture, history and heritage deserves a special place in everyone’s bucket list. Marikina boasts of several attractions that are not only pleasing to the eyes, but are educational as well.
Lucban Hats is an institution in Marikina.
As part of Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s Build, Build, Build program, another multi-purpose hall was completed and inaugurated on April 14 in El Rosario, Brgy. Fortune.
No more lonely nights. Or rock me Galleria.
Pinangunahan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang pagpapasinaya sa bagong health center sa Brgy. Jesus Dela Peña noong Abril 10 upang higit na mailapit sa mga Marikenyo ang serbisyong pangkalusugan.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro has lined up several measures to lift Marikina’s shoe industry, which has seen the closure of several factories due to competition from low-priced imports from China.
Marikina has a lot of sports activities to keep you busy these lazy summer days.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro wants bigger health centers in Marikina to accommodate more patients, increase the efficiency of using resources and give everyone more elbow room once they are inside these facilities.
Mayor Marcy wants today's young generation, or the so-called Millennials, to discover and learn about Marikina's rich history and culture through the celebration of festivals like Ka-Angkan.
Holy Week or Semana Santa in Marikina.
Gelson Rili, who works as a street sweeper for the City Environmental Management Office (CEMO) for nearly 15 years now, still can’t believe that he won Marikina City Hall’s “Model Employee” in the non-supervisory category in 2017.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro supports the national government’s efforts to strengthen the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) and to empower its members in Marikina.
Marikina's landscape is slowly transforming into a commercial and industrial area, with banks, shopping malls, restaurants, shops, manufacturing sites sprouting all over the city almost overnight.
Hinikayat ng City Health Office (CHO) ng Marikina na regular na komunsulta sa doktor ang mga buntis upang sigurohing sila at ang kanilang sanggol sa sinapupunan ay ligtas sa mga karamdaman at komplikasyon.
The safety and well-being of the mother and her newborn baby get centerstage at the Women’s Month celebration of Marikina City, with no less than Mayor Marcy Teodoro advocating for breastfeeding and taking care of the mom’s health by including Malunggay (Moringa Oleifera) vegetable in her diet.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro led the groundbreaking ceremony for the Tumana-Malanday Creekside Linear Park in Marikina. The multi-million peso project is expected to benefit more than 10,000 residents in the area.
Idinaos ng Pamahalaang Lungsod ng Marikina sa pangunguna ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang ground-reaking ceremony sa Tumana Linear Park na nasa tabi ng Tumana-Malanday Creek.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s administration has embarked on the building of infrastructure projects such as school buildings, parks, health centers and a footbridge to make Marikina a better place to live and enjoy life for every citizen of the city.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro has strengthened further the well-known Rescue 161 under the Marikina City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (MCDRRMO) by augmenting its vehicles, facilities, manpower and volunteers from various communities.
Alinsunod sa kanyang adbokasiya na itaguyod ang edukasyon sa bayang ito, nagpatayo ng bagong school building si Mayor Marcy sa Marikina Heights National High School (MHNHS)
It's the triumph of the spirit as children did not let their disability and limitations stop them from conquering the world of sports. And conquer they did!
Senior high school students at this Marikina school are enthusiastic about taking courses related to shoe manufacturing and design in college.
Officials from the local government of Camiguin led by Governor Ma. Luisa Romualdo were all praises for Marikina City’s exemplary disaster and waste managements, made even better under the leadership of Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
Yanni Carmela Javier is fascinated with wearing the immaculately white uniform of doctors, working in hospitals and helping the sick get well.
Chary Reños is 57 years old, whose four children are already stable in life. She is working at Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Marikina (PLMar) as part of the utility staff. She could have just taken it easy, enjoy playing with her grandchildren on weekends.
Nicole Clavel, 21, has been a folk dancer since he was in Grade 3. Through the years, he has mastered the art of dancing such popular folk dances as Tinikling, Pandango Sa Ilaw and Binasoan.
Nagbigay si Mayor Marcy Teodoro ng dalawang bagong traysikel na may kasama nang prangkisa sa Brgy. Fortune Marikina City Tricycle Operators and Drivers Association Inc. (BFMACTODAI) bilang tugon sa hiling ng pangulo ng grupo.
Joemel Trinidad is a determined young man. At 19, he has his future planned perfectly – work in Maerks, the world’s largest container shipping firm, build a home for his parents, buy his own car and become a marketing executive.
Jane Eduarte will be an effective dramatic actress someday. She doesn’t have to look far for motivation when doing dramatic scenes because her life is almost like a soap opera.
One word to best describe Clea Neren Gabaldon is generous. The older of two children, Clea is just too happy to enjoy the free tuition fee at Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Marikina (PLMar) since it relieves her parents of the burden of having to pay for her college education.
Binigyang katuparan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang pangarap ni Maria Consuelo Gil na mabigyan ng wheelchair ang kanyang inang si Josefina Embile, na hindi na makalakad magmula ng ma-stroke nitong taong ito.
Officials from Sakai Town in Japan, led by Mayor Masahiro Hashimoto, recently visited Marikina to interview applicants for teaching jobs in Japan.
There are thousands of reasons why Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s program of allowing Marikinos to study for free at the state-owned Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Marikina (PLMar) make so much sense.
When husband and wife Mark and Gessa Cuevas were planning a business, they put together their passions. Him -- video games and comic books; her -- coffee shops. They both love to eat out as well and discover new food haunts.
Ayon sa isang kilalang kasabihan ng mga Pilipino, hindi bale ng ikaw ay manakawan, huwag lamang masunugan. Ang paghahambing na ito ay nagmula sa reyalidad na matindi ang pinsalang maaring idulot ng sunog sa buhay at ari-arian ng isang tao o pamilya.
Summer is here. Days, though humid and sweltering especially under the sun, are longer and the nights shorter. Schools are out and students are on a two-month break. For most of us, it’s the season for wanderlust. To discover places that we’ve never been to. Taste new food, experience a fresh adventure.
Nangako si Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa mga senior citizens ng Marikina ng libreng paggamit sa ginagawang swimming pool sa Marikina Hotel.
Kiko Medina’s love affair with shoemaking started with the desire to buy dirty ice cream. He was then 10 years old and in Grade 4.
Tanda ng kanyang pag-pupugay sa mga nagawa at naiambag ng mga senior citizens sa lungsod ng Marikina, dinagdagan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang mga regalong natatanggap nila tuwing kanilang kaarawan.
Marikina celebrated Arts Month in February with workshops, concerts and dance performances participated in by students from the city and from other places in the country.
Rolando Santos, fondly called Tatay Oly, has been making shoes for nearly two decades in his small shop on Agricultores St., in Brgy. Sto. Nino in Marikina. Before he met his most famous and powerful client, his customers were mostly office workers, students and other ordinary citizens like himself.
Nangako si Mayor Marcy Teodoro na lalo pang pagagandahin ang Brgy. Tumana sa lungsod ng Marikina na nais nyang patayuan ng park, estasyon ng pulis, at palagyan ng mga ilaw ang creekside ng Patay Na Ilog.
Nagsagawa ng libreng bunot ng ngipin at iba pang dental services ang City Health Office CHO) ng Marikina sa mga barangay na sakop ng lungsod sa ilalim ng pamumuno ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
Labis na pinagsusumikapan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na mabigyan ng sariling lupa ang bawat informal settler sa bayang ito ng Marikina.
Namigay ng tulong si Mayor Marcy Teodoro sa mga biktima ng sunog sa lugar ng Molave sa Barangay Parang ng lungsod ng Marikina. Kabilang sa pinamigay nya ay mga gamit pampagawa ng bahay katulad ng mga semento, yero, plywood at kahoy.
As part of Mayor Marcy Teodoro’s efforts to teach school children about Marikina’s shoe industry, Grade 3 students from St. Scholastica Academy toured the city’s Shoe Museum as well as shoe factories as part of the school’s Lakbay Aral program.
Para siguruhing ligtas ang bawat komunidad at mamayan ng Marikina, lalong pinagtibay ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang programang Bantay Bayan sa pamamagitan ng pag rere-organisa nito at pamimigay ng mga bagong uniporme at iba pang kagamitan sa mga kasapi ng grupo na naging katuwang ng pulisya sa pag-papanatili ng peace and order sa syudad.
Pinangunahan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro at mga opisyales ng Metrobank Group at GT Capital Holdings ang pamimigay ng regalo sa mga mahihirap na mamayan ng Marikina bilang bahagi ng selebrasyon ng Chinese New Year.
20 Studio Residences in Marikina is a value for money hotel that’s not only affordable, but clean, comfortable, spacious and safe as well. Its family room, measuring 58 square meters with two twin beds, is available at P2,500 a night.
Binigyang katuparan in Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang hiling ni Aling Lorna Lasic, isang manggagawa ng sapatos, na magkaroon ng sariling makinang pantahi upang tumaas ang kanyang produksyon at medyo lumaki ang kita mula sa maliit na negosyo.
More than 1,000 small businesses have been given free licenses to operate with tax exemptions for this year by Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
Pinasinayaan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro at iba pang opisyales ng lungsod ng Marikina ang bagong multi-purpose hall sa Dona Petra Compound sa Brgy. Tumana, Concepcion, na labis na ikinatuwa ng mga residente doon.
Muling pinatunayan ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro na ang puso niya ay para sa maliliit na mga kababayan natin sa lungsod ng Marikina ng binuhay niya ang programa ng pamimigay ng prangkesa sa mga tricycle drivers at operators.
Sa pangalawang pagkakataon, muling ipinadama ni Mayor Marcy Teodoro ang kanyang pagmamahal sa mga mahihirap nating kababayan sa Marikina sa pamamagitan ng pagbibigay sa mga may-ari ng maliliit na tindahan o sari-sari store at karenderya ng libreng business permit at exemption sa pagbabayad ng buwis sa pangangalakal.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro called on the members of Alliance of Ministers for Education and Nation-Building (AMEN) to help the city government in its efforts to impart Christian values to Marikina’s youth, particularly students in its elementary and high schools, through counseling and values education in campuses around the city.
From being known solely as the country's largest producer of shoes, Marikina’s business environment is now fully diversified.
While some Filipinos complained about the difficulty of applying for a passport, residents of Marikina have it easy, thanks to the efforts of Mayor Marcy Teodoro.
The heels are alive in Marikina.
The family of Dr. Alfredo Cheng used to own a shoe factory in Marikina under the American Golden Shoes brand. During its peak in the 70’s, American Golden Shoes used to export shoes to the United States and Europe, and one of the top department stores in the US, Bloomingdale’s, was the shoemaker’s top buyer of Marikina’s pride of a product.
Mayor Marcy Teodoro fulfills promise to uplift the life of every citizen in Marikina in his first full-year in office.
Rustic Mornings lives up to its name. The all-day breakfast restaurant serves its famous waffles and pancakes in a garden setting, where tables are shaded by giant trees and surrounded by plants of various species, reminding diners of the warmth of home and the love of family in a provincial setting. Airy, relaxing and the hands of time tick slowly, very slowly.
Four Ms. Earth beauties, all winners of the Ms. Earth 2017 pageant, visited four schools in Marikina last January as part of the Ms. Earth Foundation’s advocacy to promote environmental awareness among the youth.
Restaurants, and for that matter, the food service industry in general, are very sensitive to customers’ needs, wants and complaints. But at Delicere, customers are handled with utmost care like a delicate doll since a simple complaint or compliment will merit diners a free cake or their favorite dish.
Eclectic is the first word that comes to mind once you step inside Pan de Amerikana. Outside, there is a not-to-be-missed windmill, a boat on top of a tree and a hanging bridge. Inside is a collection of the owners’ antiques and souvenirs from their travels around the world. On one wall are old photographs of Filipino actors and actresses, while antique typewriters, furniture, electric fans are on display.Pan de Amerikana, a Restaurant Rooted on a Bakeshop
The matriarch of the Caballes family always wanted to put up her own restaurant so that she could put to practical use and make money out of what she had studied in college – nutrition. The dream, which began in 1966 right after she obtained her university degree, though was set aside to make way for raising a family consisting of a husband and four children. “Now that we are grown up, we, her children, decided to make her dream come true. So we put up this restaurant and we opened on October 1, 2011,” says Dennis Caballes, an interior designer by profession and a food enthusiast at heart, who acts as the restaurant’s marketing manager.
An old-time favorite restaurant housed in Spanish-era building continues to attract the crowd in Marikina.