Sep 29, 2009
Recent news that Rep. Kilili, a vocal supporter of federalization for a long time has introduced a bill to delay the implementation of a federalized immigration and labor system in the CNMI until 2010.
While he's told the entire CNMI his reasons for his introduced bill, do you support this move?
For more info about the bill read on Saipan Tribune....
On related news, the contract workers led by United Workers' Movement request for the bill to include those that have been working in the CNMI legally for five years and extend the same privilege of staying in the Marianas for full five years starting this November....
Sep 22, 2009
The CNMI elected Tina Sablan to the Congress why not to being a mayor, right?
This move from Mayoral candidate Angelo Villagomez has captured and divided the islands' opinions.
As the defunct Fugees would say "Ready or Not" here he comes...
Best of luck.
On Related News:
"9 Saipan mayoral bets present priorities." Read full story on Saipan Tribune.
Sep 18, 2009
New issue? Old story? You tell me....
The survey, which had respondents like doctors, nurses and individuals from the community, showed results that "mismanagement, doctor shortage, inadequate procurement practices, and poor records and billing systems at the Commonwealth Health Center are among the issues identified in a patient survey and employee evaluation done by the House Committee on Health, Education and Welfare."
Read the story from Saipan Tribune.
Sep 12, 2009
(Sept 15) THE TROPICAL STORM WARNING FOR TINIAN IS CANCELED AS OF 2 AM CHST.
THE TYPHOON WATCH FOR TINIAN AND SAIPAN IS CANCELED AS OF 2 AM
THE TROPICAL STORM WARNING FOR SAIPAN REMAINS IN EFFECT.
A TROPICAL STORM WARNING AND A TYPHOON WATCH REMAIN IN EFFECT FOR
A TROPICAL STORM WARNING MEANS TROPICAL STORM-FORCE WINDS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. A TYPHOON WATCH MEANS TYPHOON-FORCE WINDS
OF 74 MPH OR MORE ARE POSSIBLE.
Sep 9, 2009
Tonight, September 9, 2009, Saipan Mayoral candidate Angelo O’Connor Villagomez will be holding a kickoff fundraising event for his bid for Mayor of Saipan.
The event will take place at the Aqua Resort Club’s Vino Lounge from 5:30 – 7:30. There will be live entertainment and all of this year’s will be on hand to answer questions voters may have in person. The suggested donation is $20 and includes one free drink from the bar.
If elected Villagomez has promised to continue his work beautifying the island of .
Villagomez added, “I will focus on having clean and safe villages and well-maintained tourist sites. I will support community programs that aren’t getting the support they are getting now and I will build an affordable and humane animal shelter. I will work for better island planning, a system of parks and trails, a comprehensive plan, and the paving of roads that are affecting the . Finally, I will restore accountability, honesty, accessibility and openness to the Mayor’s Office.”
Supporters who cannot make the event tonight can donate online using Paypal:
(This is a PR. This post is per Angelo's request. Those who want to comment about this can comment directly on his website.)
Sep 1, 2009
But wait, the other newspaper reported it was close to $1M? By the way, MV's report is too short or perhaps just being concise? We want to know more why it's close to $1M.
What's the significance of this data to the public again? According to Rep. Sablan, the documents might raise more questions than answers.
On the brighter side, the local government got a discount. In this recession, we'll take it, right?
For more info visit Saipan Tribune and Marianas Variety today....
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