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DEA: Guam prescription drug abuse on the rise
DEA: Guam prescription drug abuse on the riseHAGATNA, Guam — Abuse of addictive medications by Guam residents, still a lesser problem than pervasive methamphetamine and marijuana abuse on island, has piqued the interest of federal drug authorities. “Similar to what is occurring in the rest of ...read more
Source: USA Today
Published on Sun, 19 Mar 2017 16:48:00 GMT
Guam, NHS bands gave great performances
Guam, NHS bands gave great performancesKudos to long-time Northeastern High School Concert Band director Wayne James for bringing the Guam Territorial Band back to town for a “Banding Together” concert at Elizabeth City State University Saturday night, the first stop on the Pacific island ...read more
Source: The Daily Advance
Published on Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:38:00 GMT
Al McKay's Earth Wind and Fire Experience comes to Guam
Al McKay's Earth Wind and Fire Experience comes to GuamAl McKay, six-time Grammy award winner, is heading to Guam for the “Earth Wind and Fire Experience” concert starting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29 at the University of Guam Calvo Field House. The songs from Earth Wind and Fire have been grooving up ...read more
Source: Guampdn
Published on Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:33:00 GMT
Guam’s Racially Segregated Voting Scheme Is Struck Down
Guam’s Racially Segregated Voting Scheme Is Struck DownAfter a lonely six-year battle, retired Air Force officer Arnold Davis, a resident of Guam, has finally won his right to register to vote in the U.S. territory and participate in a plebiscite on its future. On March 8, Judge Frances Tydingco-Gatewood ruled ...read more
Source: The Heritage Foundation
Published on Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:10:00 GMT
Author C. Sablan Gault Promotes Her Historical Romance Novel - A Mansion on the Moon: A Guam Love Story
Author C. Sablan Gault Promotes Her Historical Romance Novel - A Mansion on the Moon: A Guam Love StoryAuthor C. Sablan Gault is pleased to announce the promotion of her historical romance novel, A Mansion on the Moon: A Guam Love Story. New York, NY, March 23, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Set in the tumultuous period of Guam history, between the Spanish-American War ...read more
Source: PR.com
Published on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:01:00 GMT
Spanish historian: Collaboration will open opportunities
Spanish historian: Collaboration will open opportunitiesThe Marianas, with Guam, was a stopover of the Manila-Acapulco galleon trade route, linking commerce between East and Southeast Asia and Europe. Carlos Madrid, Ph.D., who used to do lectures on Saipan, met with Gov. Ralph DLG Torres last Tuesday to ask the ...read more
Source: Saipan Tribune
Published on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:08:00 GMT
Rodriguez introduces new health insurance initiative
Rodriguez introduces new health insurance initiativeBefore members of the Guam Hotel and Restaurant Association, Senator Dennis Rodriguez, Jr. presented a new initiative aimed at making health insurance more affordable and available for everyone. The Committee on Health Chairman presented Health Care "Para ...read more
Source: Kuam News 8
Published on Wed, 22 Mar 2017 23:44:00 GMT
Guam Bolsters Oil Spill Recovery Capacity
Guam Bolsters Oil Spill Recovery CapacityLamor recently commissioned itsLSC 4C Side Collecting Oil Skimming System for Guam’s Oil Spill Response Operations Company (OSROCO) and T&T Marine Salvage (T&T) making it the largest skimming system in the region. OSROCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of ...read more
Source: Marine Link
Published on Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:07:00 GMT
Chinese officials warned US bomber during 'routine' East China Sea flyover
Chinese officials warned US bomber during 'routine' East China Sea flyoverThe US and Japanese governments do not recognize China's claim on the area. According to the US Air Force, the Guam-based B-1 bomber was conducting a series of training missions with Japanese and South Korean military aircraft. "Our increased cooperation ...read more
Source: CNN
Published on Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:23:00 GMT
Japan, ROK, US Combat Aircraft Hold Military Drill
Japan, ROK, US Combat Aircraft Hold Military DrillThe B-1B Lancer heavy strategic bomber operates out of Andersen Air Force Base on Guam in the Western Pacific in support of United States Pacific Command’s continuous bomber presence mission in the region. In February 2017, the U.S. Air Force deployed ...read more
Source: The Diplomat
Published on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:13:00 GMT