The conventional wisdom that acts of kindness can pay off in unimaginable ways was brought home to a man who stopped his car on a freeway to help a road accident victim and discovered it was his own father.1 Comment
An administrative high court has voided the construction and operation permits for a controversial seaside resort project in Taitung, but stopped short of ordering that its buildings be demolished.1 Comment
A man, surnamed Chiu, accused of strangling his girlfriend to death last August was sentenced to life imprisonment and deprived of his public rights, Taichung District Court reported yesterday.
A middle school student drowned yesterday while playing with companions in a river in Greater Taichung's Taiping District.
Taichung's existing bus rapid transit (BRT) system is set to be replaced today by "optimized dedicated bus lanes," with 32 of the older BRT double-carriage buses belonging to the Taichung City Government scheduled for repurposing; 16 of the older models are being turned into sightseeing buses that will travel along the coast, while the remaining vehicles will operate on Taiwan Boulevard (台灣大道).1 Comment
The Environmental Protection Bureau of the Taichung City government decided last Monday to deploy camera attached to drones in its efforts to catch those damaging air quality and jeopardizing road traffic safety by burning dry straw on open ground.
The Taiwan Water Corporation (TWC, 台灣自來水公司) will host a public "electronic water bill for cash" lucky draw event on July 3 at 10 a.m. at its headquarters in Taichung City.
Led by associate professor Lin Chorng-Horng (林重宏), a group of students from Dayeh University Department of Biological Resources (大葉大學生物資源學系) cleaned up the beaches at the Gaomei Wetland (高美溼地) in Taichung, one of the preserved lands of the nation.
Ten people were accused of cutting corners on a Mass Rapid Transit project in Taichung and were indicted on manslaughter charges Wednesday, two months after an accident on the construction site resulted in four deaths and four injuries.3 Comments
A man was shot in the head, allegedly by an acquaintance, yesterday in the Datong night market of Greater Taichung.1 Comment