Fire breaks out in San Mateo factory

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 12:45:26 +0000

FIRE broke out from a culvert factory in San Mateo, Rizal on Saturday although no casualty was reported. The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) said the blaze that started at 6 p.m. along Daang Bakal, Barangay Malanday was declared out at 7 p.m. The factory is owned by a certain Johnny Buenviaje. Culvert is a […]

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Fire hits Legazpi Tower in Manila

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 10:55:35 +0000

FIRE razed a condominium building in Manila on Saturday evening, the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) reported. BFP-National Capital Region (NCR) said the fire started on the 7th floor of Legazpi Tower along Roxas Boulevard at 5:52 p.m. The fire reached fourth alarm as of posting time. JAN ARCILLA  

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Fire breaks out of National Children’s Hospital in Quezon City

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Tue, 17 Dec 2019 03:44:58 +0000

FIRE broke out on Tuesday morning at the National Children’s Hospital on E. Rodriguez Sr. Avenue in Quezon City. The fire has reached third alarm and was declared out at 11:25 a.m. Patients were evacuated from the building. The Bureau of Fire Protection is investigating the cause of the fire. FRANZ LEWIN EMBUDO  

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Toddler dead, 1 injured in Taguig fire

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 14 Dec 2019 08:24:47 +0000

A toddler died and one was injured after a fire broke out in Taguig City on Saturday morning, The Bureau of Fire and Protection-National Capital Region (BFP-NCR) said. The child was identified as Precious Clarisa Parcarey, 3, and the injured was John Rey Vendevil. The BFP-NCR said 200 families were affected by the incident. Damage to […]

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How Can We Help Those Affected By The California Wildfires?

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2019 23:00:14 +0000

Every year it seems that California has these insane wildfires that are making people and animals homeless. This year is no different, except it seems worse. Every day, there seems to have been a new fire reported. CNN just reported that 26,000 people have been evacuated due to the Easy Fire. This wildfire has burned at least 1,300 acres and could jump Highway 23. Ventura County Sheriff Bill Ayoub told CNN at a news conference that there were intense firefighting conditions. They actually had to ground fixed-wing aircraft because of the high winds, with gusts up to 65 miles an hour. For those who are unaware, that’s almost the wind speed of a Category 1 hurricane

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Fire engulfs World Heritage castle in Japan’s Okinawa

Credit to Author: THE MANILA TIMES| Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2019 03:35:25 +0000

TOKYO: A major fire devastated a historic Japanese castle on the southern island of Okinawa on Thursday morning, destroying large parts of the World Heritage site’s complex, local authorities said. The Shuri castle is a key part of a complex dating back to the Ryukyu Kingdom, and is believed to have been in use from […]

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