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Editorial: Fix the Calamba-Los Baños traffic mess

We do not presume to know better than government planners who are managing the province’s traffic but these causes are worsened by a seeming lack of political will.

Calamba has ‘cleanest air’ in Southeast Asia? Not really.

Many are baffled that Calamba and some Metro Manila cities — particularly the heavily polluted Manila itself — are in the ranking while others like Puerto Princesa, Dumaguete or even Isabela City in Mindanao are not. It’s because only a few cities in the Philippines have air monitoring stations and the study did not include those that don’t have any.

Father’s viral banana cake fund-raising for seriously ill son spurs Laguna community into action

A Calamba City baker decided to bake and sell banana cakes to raise Php1.6 million for his eight-month-old baby’s liver transplant.

International Women’s Day protest in Calamba

Members of women's group Gabriela-Southern Tagalog and other sectoral groups stage a protest rally at Crossing Calamba to celebrate International...

Traffic jams and buko pie: Why is traffic between Calamba and Los Baños so bad?

During rush hours, the travel time along the 20-kilometer stretch between the town of Los Baños and the city of Calamba would stretch to three hours. And that buko pie you bought as pasalubong is partly to blame.

Bloody weekend: Police kill 5 drug, crime suspects around Laguna

Five people suspected of pushing illegal drugs or selling unlicensed firearms were killed in separate shootouts with law enforcers in Laguna over the weekend, police said.

Weekly spikes in Laguna ‘drug war’: 18 killed in February

FROM February 1 to February 25, Laguna Now counted 18 drug suspects — including police officers Jennyson...

Calamba restaurateur dreams of caldo

This restaurateur’s fascination with soup stock led him to build the restaurant he always wanted.

Foreign pedophiles back in Laguna; parents know; Facebook used to lure boys; Australia’s tough laws vs. child sex

SANTA ROSA CITY – Back in the ‘80s and ‘90s, Laguna earned a reputation for one sordid scourge: child prostitution facilitated by...

Laguna’s shame is back: ‘Foreign pedophiles in Pagsanjan, Lumban, Calamba’

By EVE MATTA and REB ABANADOR SANTA ROSA CITY – Back in the ‘80s and ‘90s, Laguna earned a reputation for...

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International Women’s Day protest in Calamba

Members of women's group Gabriela-Southern Tagalog and other sectoral groups stage a protest rally at Crossing Calamba to celebrate International...