Rappler's latest stories on San Juan City
The San Juan City government and the GSIS sign a memorandum of agreement on the GSIS Financial Assistance Loan program for city government workers
San Juan Mayor Francis Zamora says he himself lives in a gated subdivision, and he will support the proposal if it will work
Well-intentioned local chief executives are up against vested interests that reject reforms, as well as temptations that come with power
The Commission on Audit says the city treasurer's office under-collects from 8 big corporate taxpayers
The planned in-city relocation will be 22 stories tall, with units to be as big as 36 square meters
The Gomez administration turned over P1.3 billion to Zamora, but most of the amount will be used for projects already bidded out by the previous mayor
(UPDATED) The San Juan City government pushes through its annual Wattah Wattah festival amid a water supply crisis, but says it reduced the number of water trucks for the celebration
Less wet, but more tourists for this year's 'Wattah Wattah' Festival in San Juan City
His half-brother JV Ejercito places 3rd in San Juan City. Grace Poe, a San Juan resident, tops the count.
Almost 9 years after the 2010 Bar exam blasts, two women prevail in their bids for local positions
(3rd UPDATE) Erap Estrada and his family lose in local and national contests
(UPDATED) PDP-Laban candidate Francis Zamora defeats Janella Ejercito Estrada, whose relatives have been mayors of San Juan City, starting with her grandfather, former president Joseph Estrada
While both Francis Zamora and Janella Ejercito Estrada are young guns from established families, their promises are completely different
'Paparating na po ang bagong Lungsod ng San Juan,' says PDP-Laban mayoral bet Francis Zamora, as he promises to end the Estrada dynasty
‘Hindi po ako andito sa entabladong ito dahil lang po sa aking pangalan, dahil lang po isa akong Estrada,’ says San Juan City mayoral bet Janella Ejercito Estrada
'The Supreme Court has already said that Edu Manzano is a Filipino,' says San Juan congressional bet Edu Manzano in a Rappler Talk
The Commission on Elections says San Juan City congressional bet Edu Manzano was not a Filipino citizen when he filed his certificate of candidacy
Will Francis Zamora's promise of a new San Juan be enough against the time-tested name and machinery of the Ejercito-Estrada clan?
Roberto Bañez also fires shots at the family nurse but she survives the attack
It's the heart that matters, says actor and aspiring San Juan City congressman Edu Manzano
Before thousands of San Juan residents, the 29-year-old third-generation Estrada vows to provide affordable healthcare and more housing for the poor
San Juan mayoral candidate Francis Zamora seeks to end the 5-decade Estrada dynasty. Rappler's Rambo Talabong files this report.
President Rodrigo Duterte raises the hands of the rival mayoralty candidates in San Juan City: Francis Zamora and Janella Estrada
San Juan mayoral candidate Francis Zamora says a 'San Juan City App' will also allow residents to conduct business with the city government and quickly call for help from cops, firefighters, and hospitals
The group, which campaigned for the late actor Fernando Poe Jr for president 9 years ago, is endorsing mostly Sara Duterte's candidates
President Rodrigo Duterte, meanwhile, endorsed the mayoral candidacy of his party mate Francis Zamora. Between father and daughter, whose blessing will sway San Juan voters?
(UPDATED) Police arrested Alvin Baunto for firing his gun 3 times inside the busy commercial area
The San Juan Drug Enforcement Unit finds 26 sachets of shabu or P21,000 worth of illegal drugs in the home of suspect April Vanessa Nuyda
Former vice mayor Francis Zamora seeks to replace Mayor Guia Gomez in San Juan. He is up against the current vice mayor, Janella Estrada.
The Comelec can only set a recall election against Mayor Guia Gomez by May 11, 2018
Former San Juan Vice Mayor Francis Zamora questions Mayor Guia Gomez's 'refusal' to receive the notice of recall elections even after the Christmas season
(UPDATED) Mayor Guia Gomez asks the camp of defeated mayoral bet Francis Zamora: Why can't you wait for the 2019 election?
This comes after former San Juan vice mayor Francis Zamora lost to incumbent Mayor Guia Gomez by a little more than a thousand votes in the 2016 polls
UPDATED The petitioners – supporters of former vice mayor Francis Zamora – say they gathered 30 000 signatures to back the petition
UPDATED The former senator who remains detained over the pork barrel scam is complaining of pain in his left knee
Citing grave abuse of discretion by the anti graft court Sandiganbayan government prosecutors are moving for the reversal of the court’s resolution
The senator however faces another case for technical malversation charged before another division of the anti graft court Sandiganbayan
The Office of the Special Prosecutor says the Sandiganbayan resolution ordering the preventive suspension of the senator and 2 incumbent San Juan City officials has become final and executory
Members of the Ejercito Estrada clan emerge victorious in the local elections in San Juan City but the race is not as tight as before
Senator Grace Poe ranks second in a tight presidential race
Rodrigo Duterte purchased the house for his 13 year old son and didn t declare it in his SALN Will he be liable for this?
Video of a cursing Congressman Ronny Zamora is circulated by the camp of political rival Mayor Guia Gomez
Low lying parts of San Juan City particularly the barangays near the Pasig River are prone to flood during the rainy season
Watch Rappler’s 6PM newscast with Zak Yuson
4th UPDATE The Ombudsman has denied the motions for reconsideration filed by the senator and 19 others paving the way for the filing of charges with the anti graft court over the alleged misuse of San Juan s calamity fund
Watch the 12PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap
UPDATED The San Juan City mayor sides with LP standard bearer Manuel Roxas II as the Ejercito Estrada clan gears up for a heated electoral battle against another equally influential political family: the Zamoras
Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap
UPDATED 19 other former and incumbent San Juan officials also face technical malversation charges
The re electionist mayor rejects the vice mayor s challenge to a debate saying she s not a good with words but has accomplished a lot for the city