Bacoor - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Bacoor


Bacoor city gov't extends Zapote 1 lockdown to July 24

Jul 12, 2020 - 5:02 PM

COVID-19 cases in the barangay continue to increase, prompting Mayor Lani Mercado-Revilla to extend the localized lockdown

Members of Bacoor PNP and Philipine Army officers manning the localized lockdown that extend until July 24, 2020 due to rising cases of COVID 19 in the village

Bacoor City unveils Stay Safe app

Jun 19, 2020 - 8:40 PM

Stay Safe Bacoor aims to help in contact tracing, social distancing, and health condition reporting

Bacoor coastal sitio on lockdown due to COVID-19 outbreak

Jun 06, 2020 - 5:22 PM

The lockdown in Sitio Aroma in Barangay Zapote 5, Bacoor City in Cavite will last until June 15

Bacoor coastal sitio on lockdown due to COVID outbreak in the area. Photo by Dennis Abrina/Rappler

Bacoor reclamation plan questioned at Ombudsman

Feb 19, 2020 - 1:35 PM

Bacoor City Mayor Lani Mercado Revilla says there are no activities yet and that the city's reclamation plan is still in the stage of securing permits

RECLAMATION. Fishermen's group PAMALAKAYA files a complaint before the Office of the Ombudsman on February 17, 2020, against the reclamation plan of Bacoor City local government. Photo courtesy of PAMALAKAYA

‘More Teacher Maricels needed' says alliance standing against intimidation

Jun 07, 2019 - 8:52 AM

The Department of Education’s contentious response to Herrera’s exposé, which garnered much attention online, sparks calls for solidarity from fellow teachers

Thousands participate in the 3rd nationwide earthquake drill

Sep 27, 2017 - 3:33 PM

The #BidaAngHanda, the official hashtag for the nationwide earthquake drill organized by the NDRRMC, trends nationwide

EARTHQUAKE DRILL. More than 1,000 grade schoolers of Mabini Elementary school in Baguio City join the 3rd national Earth Quake Drill September 27, 2017. Photos by Mau Victa

Cavite LGU implements no-helmet policy amid killings

Aug 26, 2017 - 4:24 PM

The Dasmariñas City government says it imposed the policy after 5 shooting incidents involving motorcycle riders were reported in 4 villages

NO HELMET. Philippine National Police Dasmarinas and barangay officials in city established checkpoints to implement the no-helmet policy due to recent shooting incidents. Photo from the official Facebook page of Mayor Elpidio "Pidi" Barzaga

Duterte signs sister city agreement between Davao City and Bacoor

Jan 24, 2016 - 7:16 PM

Vote rich Cavite is the bailiwick of the Revilla clan

Duterte: If evidence is weak, let Bong Revilla out on bail

Jan 21, 2016 - 8:46 PM

The presidential bet says in the senator s home city that Bong Revilla senator Jinggoy Estrada and ex President Gloria Arroyo are victims of slow justice

SLOW JUSTICE. Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte (middle), shown here with the brother and wife of detained Senator Ramon 'Bong' Revilla Jr, says: 'I cannot guarantee that his case will be erased, but I will see to it that he will be given the right to bail.'

DOTC to bid out LRT6 project in Q3

May 06, 2015 - 8:20 PM

The Light Rail Transit line extension from Bacoor to Dasmariñas City Cavite is expected to be operational by 2021

ROLLOUT. The Transportation department hopes to secure final green light next month to start the auction of the Light Rail Transit Line 6 Project. Photo from the PPP Center

Sack Bacoor cops for drugs, says PNP boss

Jan 08, 2015 - 6:29 PM

4 policemen from the Bacoor City police office are caught in a drug bust by Cavite police and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency

SACK THEM. PNP OIC Director General Leonardo Espina speaks to media during a briefing in Camp Crame on Friday, December 12. Rappler photo

DOTC awards LRT1 Cavite project to MPIC-Ayala tandem

Sep 12, 2014 - 9:24 PM

Light Rail Manila Consortium as the MPIC Ayala partnership is called has 20 days to comply with the post award requirements including paying 10 of the P9 35 billion premium offer

Bong Revilla cries political persecution

Jun 20, 2014 - 12:04 PM

Mr President handa po akong magpakulong Kahit saan ‘nyo pa ako ikulong hindi po ako natatakot says the senator after the anti graft court orders his arrest warrant prepared

EMOTIONAL. Senator Ramon

Study to extend P65B LRT1 to Dasma out soon

Feb 09, 2014 - 5:12 PM

The Cavite extension project will increase the span of LRT 1 from 20 7 kilometers to 32 4 km and serve around 4 million residents

File photo of LRT 1 courtesy of the PPP Center.

Bong, JV bring relief goods to Zambales

Sep 27, 2013 - 9:31 PM

They are here to give [relief goods] even if [some sectors] are criticizing them Let s put those aside Olongapo Mayor Rolen Paulino tells his constituents

ZAMBALES RELIEF. Senator JV Ejercito Estrada goes to Subic and other parts of Zambales on September 27 to bring relief goods to flood victims. Photo by Randy V. Datu/Rappler

Fire hits residential area in Bacoor

Jun 05, 2013 - 7:33 PM

UPDATED The Bacoor fire department says the fire has been contained as of 6:29 pm Thirty families lost their homes

From a photo submitted by @iloverlicious

Nephew of vice-mayoral bet shot in Cavite

May 07, 2013 - 12:10 PM

Ferdinand Malvar nephew of Cavite vice mayoral candidate Edwin Malvar was injured in a shooting

BACOOR SHOOTING. The nephew of Cavite vice-mayoral candidate Edwin Malvar was hurt in a shooting in Bacoor.

Maynilad to build P166.5-M Cavite pump station

Apr 12, 2013 - 7:29 PM

The facility is meant to boost water supply in the province and provide water to 13 159 homes

NEW PUMP STATION. Maynilad investing P166.5 million for a new facility.

DOTC may bid out LRT Dasma extension

Feb 24, 2013 - 2:36 PM

A proposal to extend LRT 1 to Dasmariñas from Bacoor will require another bidding says the agency

Revilla leaves 2016 presidential plans to destiny

Feb 05, 2013 - 6:01 PM

Let s take it one election at a time the senator and new Lakas chairman says

PRESIDENTIAL BET. Lakas-CMD grooms Sen Bong Revilla to become the party standard bearer in 2016. File photo from Revilla's Facebook account.