The Taroko Music Festival in eastern Taiwan's Hualien County will be held Oct. 17-18 this year, featuring performances by U-Theatre, according to the organizer.
Dayeh University has received a donation of more than 100 books that are meant to facilitate research by students in its newly introduced bachelor's degree program on fire safety studies.
Forensic experts announced yesterday that the two sets of bones found on June 10 in Hualien belonged to Liu Chih-chin and his wife Lin Chen-mi, who had been wanted for the alleged killings of their five children in 2006.
After 30 hours of treatment at the Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital (慈濟醫院), a 3-year-old girl allegedly abused by her aunt and her boyfriend was certified dead last night, according to prosecutors.4 Comments
Fifty stray dogs in a shelter in Hualien County that were due to be put to sleep on Tuesday have gotten a reprieve after dog lovers came to their rescue.
Villagers of the Skadang tribe (大同部落) and Huhus tribe (大禮部落) carried solar power equipment weighing up to 70 kilograms, walking from the entrance of Taroko National Park (太魯閣國家公園) to their two villages 1,000 meters above sea level, deep in the mountains of Shoulin Township (秀林鄉) in Hualien County the day before yesterday.2 Comments
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kailash Satyarthi made a tour of the eastern county of Hualien Saturday as part of his current visit in Taiwan.
The annual "sea of flowers" festival has kicked off in eastern Taiwan, with vast fields of flowers in 12 townships in Taitung and Hualien counties providing tourists unique panoramas.
The Council of Indigenous Peoples (CIP, 原住民族委員會) and the Hualien County Government on Nov. 1 unveiled a newly erected monument at the Jingpu Elementary School (靜浦國民小學) in Fengbin Township (豐濱鄉) of Hualien.1 Comment
A man, surnamed Lin, yesterday was sent to Hualien Tzu Chi Hospital (花蓮慈濟醫院) following an accident whereby the man was hit by a Tze-Chiang Limited Express (自強號) train while on duty as a maintenance cleaner.