Wednesday, August 5, 2015
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.
Saturday, August 1, 2015
A middle school student drowned yesterday while playing with companions in a river in Greater Taichung's Taiping District.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
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
Monday, June 29, 2015
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.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
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.
Thursday, June 11, 2015
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
Sunday, May 31, 2015
A man was shot in the head, allegedly by an acquaintance, yesterday in the Datong night market of Greater Taichung.1 Comment
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Fuchun Tea Manufacturer (馥春茶堂) is suspected of selling low-quality tea packaged under the famous Fu Shou Tea (福壽長春茶) brand, allegedly profiting to the tune of more than NT$10 million, according to the Taichung District Prosecutors Office (TDPO, 台中地檢署) yesterday.1 Comment
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
A 27-vehicle collision left three dead and five injured yesterday in Greater Taichung.3 Comments