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Unsure of MPBL return, Helterbrand takes step back for Imus

Dec 18, 2019 - 5:55 PM

Jayjay Helterbrand, who is mulling whether he will return next season, says he is 'just enjoying' Imus' remaining games of the season

BATTLE-TESTED. Jayjay Helterbrand has been a steady veteran presence for Imus Banderas. Photo from Chooks-to-Go

Aguinaldo-Daang Hari flyover in Imus now open

Oct 12, 2019 - 6:38 PM

The DPWH project costs P264 million

Photo from dpwh

Batangas joins MPBL games in Dubai; Pacquiao attending

Jun 23, 2019 - 2:06 PM

The inaugural MPBL champions join the Davao Occidental Tigers and Imus Bandera in the Dubai showcase this September

ACTION-PACKED. Expect a thrilling duel when a solid Batangas side battles an Imus squad bannered by former Ginebra player Jayjay Helterbrand and celebrity Gerald Anderson. Photo from MPBL

MPBL: Imus chemistry still in the works, says Gerald Anderson

Jun 22, 2019 - 3:26 PM

Bannered by celebrity baller Gerald Anderson and former Ginebra star Jayjay Helterbrand, Imus hopes to find its winning groove

LEARNING EXPERIENCE. After his team’s embarrassing loss, Gerald Anderson says Imus figured what they need to work on. Photo release

Davao Occidental, Imus flying to Dubai for MPBL games

Jun 18, 2019 - 12:42 AM

Expected to attract overseas Filipino workers are the Banderas' Jayjay Helterbrand and Gerald Anderson

NEW LEAGUE. Jayjay Helterbrand resumes his basketball career with the Imus Banderas. Photo from MPBL's Facebook page

Jayjay Helterbrand signs with Imus, completes Gerald Anderson tandem

Jun 11, 2019 - 7:35 PM

The former Ginebra star comes out of retirement to banner the Imus squad in the MPBL

BACK TO THE GRIND. Jayjay Helterbrand has been trying get back into game shape. Photo from PBA Images

Part of flyover under construction collapses in Imus, Cavite

May 20, 2018 - 3:15 PM

(UPDATED) Authorities are investigating the cause of the incident, which earlier left Aguinaldo Highway corner Daang Hari Road impassable

Photo from Imus Mayor Emmanuel Maliksi's Facebook page

SM Center Imus set to open in Cavite

Feb 14, 2018 - 3:30 PM

The 13,000-square-meter mall is SM Prime's 6th in Cavite and will open its doors on Friday, February 16

Cavite judges found guilty of fixing annulment cases

Feb 03, 2018 - 9:08 PM

The Supreme Court only imposes a fine of P21,000 to P80,000 because the implicated judges are either retired, dead, or already dismissed

GUILTY. Four former trial court judges in Cavite are found guilty of simple to gross misconduct for the conspiracy of fixing annulment cases in their jurisdiction.

Boy Tsinelas: Crafting action figures out of flip-flops

Oct 21, 2017 - 2:30 PM

(UPDATED) 'Boy Tsinelas' Elmer Padilla gives The Hulk movie star Mark Ruffalo an action figure he made out of scrap materials

ARTIST. An pedicab driver from Catbalogan City crafts his action figures from scrap materials. Photo by Vee Salazar/Rappler

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

Robredo: Church can empower Filipinos to speak out vs killings

Feb 07, 2017 - 7:50 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo also says there are families of fatalities in the drug war who want to file charges but are just too afraid

COURAGE TO SPEAK. Vice President Leni Robredo urge the Church to help victims of extrajudicial killings to rise up from fear and speak out. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

DPWH works on Cagayan, Tagoloan, Imus rivers to prevent flooding

Jul 11, 2016 - 2:12 PM

The priority areas in this P356 million flood risk management project have been identified by the Japan International Cooperation Agency in two studies

Part 3: Cavite: Haven for paid-for annulments?

Dec 29, 2015 - 9:30 AM

[The annulment business] A web of relationships, from fixer to judge, slowly unravels

Wagayway: Three stars and a sun

May 25, 2014 - 1:22 PM

Every May 28 Imus Cavite celebrate the beginning of our most recognized symbol

MMFF 2013 aims to revive the spirit of its heyday

Jun 20, 2013 - 3:36 PM

The festival has had its glorious seasons and otherwise in its long and still running narrative which also tells the story of Philippine cinema

Imus: Saquilayan vs Maliksi Round 2

May 24, 2013 - 8:07 PM

Saquilayan files a protest citing harassment and vote buying by Maliksi s camp as well as results transmission glitches that could have resulted in cheating

ANOTHER PROTEST. Homer Saquilayan (left, with Gov Jonvic Remulla) accuses Emmanuel Maliksi of harassment and vote buying in the 2013 polls. Photo by Mark Libanan/

Maliksi beats Saquilayan in Imus

May 14, 2013 - 9:27 AM

Emmanuel Maliksi of the Liberal Party will once again take the seat as mayor of Imus Cavite

Propaganda comics circulate in Cavite

May 08, 2013 - 5:41 PM

A comic book crticizing the incumbent governor is making the rounds in Cavite

BAYAN Cavite: No votes for Maliksi

May 07, 2013 - 11:44 PM

BAYAN Cavite persuades Cavite residents to not vote for Ayong Maliksi

Brillantes: SC puts poll reforms 'in limbo'

Apr 16, 2013 - 10:41 PM

Comelec chair Sixto Brillantes Jr hits the Supreme Court for practically running the elections

The Supreme Court and last-minute mayors

Apr 16, 2013 - 1:03 PM

The high court goes double time resolving election cases from 2010 a few months before another round of local elections

Brillantes: Decide Maliksi-Saquilayan case in the polls

Apr 12, 2013 - 9:58 PM

Let the people of Imus decide says poll chief Sixto Brillantes Jr

WAITING FOR MAYOR. Supporters of Homer Saquilayan during his Supreme Court-ordered reinstatement that the DIlG tried to delay on March 18, 2013. Photo by Mark Libanan

Rappler Newscast | April 11, 2013

Apr 11, 2013 - 8:51 PM

SC reverses decision on Emmanuel Maliksi JV Ejercito gets most number of poster violations Smart s Mon Isberto says technology and social media play important roles in the elections

SC flip-flops; Maliksi still mayor

Apr 11, 2013 - 2:28 PM

UPDATED A month after it ruled in favor of his rival the SC now says Emmanuel Maliksi can keep his post as mayor of Imus

LOSER, AGAIN? Saquilayan can't take Imus mayoral seat yet, according to SC.

PNoy ally unseated as Imus mayor, holds out

Mar 18, 2013 - 4:08 PM

Emmanuel Maliksi a party mate of President Aquino defies the Supreme Court order for him to step down as mayor of Imus in Cavite

WINNER. Homer Saquilayan (left) takes his oath as Imus mayor before Cavite Gov. Jonvic Remulla outside city hall, where his unseated rival is still holed up. Photo by Mark Libanan

SC: Saquilayan, not Maliksi, is Imus mayor

Mar 12, 2013 - 6:02 PM

The SC also lifted a temporary restraining order issued by Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno

WINNER. Saquilayan won the 2010 mayoral elections in Imus, Cavite.

SHOWBITZ: Judy Ann's fitness secrets

Nov 28, 2012 - 1:37 PM

The star tells us her secrets to keeping fit

ONLY BROWN FOR HER. Judy Ann Santos shuns anything white — whether pasta, bread or rice. Photo by Rappler

Sereno's TRO recommended by Carpio

Oct 16, 2012 - 5:32 PM

The SC says this dispels allegations that Sereno acted on her own and was influenced by political pressure in issuing the TRO


Sereno stops Aquino ally's removal from mayoral post

Oct 12, 2012 - 5:18 PM

This is the first time that the chief justice exercised her sole power to issue a temporary restraining order