Sunday, May 6, 2012
A social welfare foundation in Taichung sent love in the form of cake to a remote elementary school in the central city Saturday as part of its efforts to help underprivileged children celebrate the approaching Mother's Day.
Monday, April 30, 2012
Since the 921 earthquake destroyed the Central Cross-island Highway 13 years ago, Taichung's Lishan residents and students have been unfairly forced to take the long road home, said Lishan borough chief Chen Cheng-fu on Saturday.1 Comment
Friday, April 20, 2012
To prevent those feeling depressed from going to the extreme, the Health Bureau of the Taichung City Government (台中市衛生局) announced yesterday that it has opened two new counseling stations, where every citizen is welcome to seek help if considering committing suicide.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
A lottery winner in Taichung donated NT$6 million (US$203,460) to the city government yesterday, which the city mayor said will help thousands of underprivileged people.
Thursday, March 8, 2012
A 29-year-old man, surnamed Chu (朱), fatally stabbed the 11-year-old brother of his 16-year-old girlfriend late yesterday in Taichung.
Taichung police arrested three runaway Vietnamese workers at a construction site in the central Taiwan city yesterday.
Friday, February 3, 2012
The Taichung District Prosecutors Office exhibited a BMW automobile, which it seized in a money-laundering scandal last year and would hold a public auction for on Feb. 7, setting the first case of prosecutors auctioning off a detained object.
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Greater Taichung yesterday rolled out a three-pronged incentive program to encourage the switch to more environmentally friendly vehicles.
Sunday, January 29, 2012
Riding on the wave of online shopping, a fraudster had fooled over 20 “customers” into booking for his non-existent hotel in Taichung, making over NT$100,000 over the course of the Chinese New Year holidays.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
A new bridge in Taitung City will be named after Chen Shu-chu (陳樹菊), a local vegetable vendor who made Time magazine's 2010 list of the world's 100 most influential people for her acts of philanthropy, in the hope that others will follow her example, announced Taitung County's government yesterday.