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Hundreds of Angeles, Mabalacat cops undergo COVID-19 tests as 22 rookies found positive

Jun 25, 2020 - 7:02 PM

All of Angeles and Mabalacat police are subject to rapid and swab tests

PROTOCOL. The Angeles City Police headquarters undergo disinfection. Photo from Angeles Police Facebook

Pampanga mayor bars 4,500 city employees from taking relief packs

Apr 01, 2020 - 3:38 PM

Netizens have mixed reactions to Mabalacat City Mayor Crisostomo Garbo's orders

CROWDING. Residents on Saturday, March 28, crowd outside the Mabalacat City Public Market. (Photo from Mabalacat City News Facebook page)

Overcrowding marks Pampanga ‘market schedule’ rule

Mar 29, 2020 - 9:30 AM

Crowds form during the window hours to buy their necessities

Residents allowed to go out from 5:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on a Saturday make a long crowded line outside the Mabalacat City Public Market. (Photo from Mabalacat City News Facebook page)

Mabalacat City imposes '24-hour curfew,' schedules grocery runs

Mar 24, 2020 - 2:21 PM

Mabalacat City Mayor Crisostomo Garbo warns his constituents the police will send them home or file charges against them if they violate the restrictions

SCHEDULED. Mabalacat City restricts movements of its residents

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Jun 23, 2017 - 9:30 AM

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PH's longest serving mayor steps down after 22 years in office

Jun 22, 2017 - 3:47 PM

How did he circumvent the 3 term limit set by the Constitution and the Local Government Code?

22 YEARS. Mabalacat City mayor Marino 'Boking' Morales was able to keep his post after bypassing the three-term limit rule twice. Photo from the Facebook page of Morales.

Double whammy: Comelec division unseats Pampanga 'drug' mayor

Aug 09, 2016 - 11:07 AM

Mabalacat Mayor Marino Morales is on the drug list of President Rodrigo Duterte

COC. Mayor Marino Morales shows his Certificate of Candidacy for the 2016 mayoralty race. Photo from the Facebook page of Morales.

Mayors on Duterte list deny links to drugs

Aug 07, 2016 - 3:40 PM

3rd UPDATE Several local officials accused by President Rodrigo Duterte of involvement in the drug trade vow to prove their innocence

GA homeowners: Lee must suffer like we do

Mar 10, 2014 - 11:22 PM

Homeowners of Lee s Xevera housing project in Mabalacat Pampanga say he should suffer for stealing their hard earned money

Mabalacat now officially Pampanga's 3rd city

Jul 22, 2012 - 1:30 PM

Majority of residents who voted in a plebiscite favored the cityhood of Mabalacat in Pampanga