ALOR STAR: THE livelihood of some 120 padi farmers in Kampung Sungai Sari, Padang Terap, has been badly affected by the pollution of Sari river.
IPOH: THE Japan Club of Ipoh (JCI) and the Perak Malaysian Japanese Society (PMJS) held an early Japanese New Year celebration recently.
IPOH: THE Heritage Hotel is offering buffet meals for Christmas and New Year's Eve.
GEORGE TOWN: MUHD Hariz Adlan Azman was in his element as he clinched the 41st Penang Pesta International Bowling Championship Boys' Under-12 title and fourth place in the Under-16 event at the Mega Bowling Centre in MegaMall Pinang in Prai recently.
GEORGE TOWN: AMIDST the lush greenery of a hilly terrain, more than 500 visitors took time out to bask in nature's glory in conjunction with Tropical Spice Garden's (TSG) Spice Out Festival recently.
GEORGE TOWN: T. RAGHUNATHAN is at his wits' end. For the past 19 years, the Society for Aid to the Handicapped has been his second home.
TWENTY years ago, when I moved to Cheras, there was barely any development in the area.
IPOH: CELEBRATE the Yuletide with dinner at The Bistro in Impiana Hotel, here, on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day.
KUALA LUMPUR: More than 75 former students of the Malay College Kuala Kangsar (MCKK) Class of '63 got together for their golden anniversary reunion lunch at the MCOBA Building, Jalan Syed Putra, here recently.
FULL FORCE OF THE LAW: State Health Department will strictly enforce all 33 regulations provided under the Food Act, come Jan 1
GEORGE TOWN: The State Executive Council for Youth and Sports and the State Sports Council with the cooperation of the Penang Island Municipal Council (MPPP) will host the Penang beach Sports Carnival 2013 this Sunday.
IGNORE the parking summons and risk having your vehicle clamped by the Kangar Municipal Council (MPK) at any of its 4,000 designated parking lots.
BUTTERWORTH: Forty-six Petron Malaysia service station dealers in the state brought cheer to 100 schoolchildren who received a shopping treat here recently.
OVER the last five years, the quaint and shady lanes of Jalan Madge, Lorong Ampang 2 and Jalan Ampang Hilir have seen a steady rise of luxury condominiums bearing glamorous names.
IPOH: ONE hundred and ten ballet dancers from the City Ballet School made the wishes of terminally-ill children come true recently.
IPOH: YET to decide on where to dine on Christmas Eve? Head for Hotel Excelsior's Dulang coffee house as it offers a traditional Yuletide spread which is sure to warm the cockles of your heart this festive season.
JOHOR BARU: JENEATH Wong was the sole Malaysian winner in the recent Kids Golf World Championship Malaysia.
RIFE: The rampant theft in Alor Star and its neighbouring districts is taking a toll on property owners
GEORGE TOWN: Penang's news vendors got together to celebrate the Festival of Lights at the Rainbow Paradise Hotel here recently.
KUALA LUMPUR: Suzuki Malaysia Automobile Bhd's (SMA) Suzuki Mega Roadshow will be held next at Gurney Plaza, Penang from Dec 27 to 29.