Weekly Address: Gov. Calvo asks Senators to remember foster children

On October 20, 2014, in Press Releases, by natalie.quinata

Hafa Adai! Here’s the link to watch Governor Calvo’s weekly address – CLICK HERE. The text of Governor Calvo’s weekly address is below.   Gov. Calvo asks Senators to remember foster children By: Eddie Baza Calvo Hafa Adai my fellow Guamanians, At the beginning of the year, we talked about building a house, temporary shelter, [...]

NEWS: Gov. Calvo to call Legislature into session on bill to pay GPD OT

On October 20, 2014, in Press Releases, by natalie.quinata

“The men and women of the Guam Police Department work hard every day to keep our community safe. They put their lives on the line to ensure our lives are safe. Their service and dedication, as well as the sacrifices they and their families make, are no joking matter. This administration is determined to work [...]

NEWS: Calvo credits workers & employers: Unemployment nearly cut in half

On October 17, 2014, in Press Releases, by natalie.quinata

Governor Calvo thanks all private and public workers and employers for every ounce of sweat, sacrifice, and confidence they have put into Guam since he came to office. In March 2011 the unemployment rate was a whopping 13.3%. The Department of Labor released statistics moments ago that shows unemployment was cut nearly in half to [...]

NEWS: Gov. Calvo signs bill to renovate GMH Labor & Delivery Ward

On October 17, 2014, in Press Releases, by natalie.quinata

“As a father of six children born at Guam Memorial Hospital, I am very familiar with the Labor & Delivery Ward. Seeing how it hasn’t been renovated for more than 20 years, it was important to me to see that Guam Memorial Hospital be updated to the 21stcentury. I remember how it was done where [...]

BREAKING NEWS: Visitor arrivals for FY 2014 breaks records

On October 10, 2014, in Press Releases, by natalie.quinata

“I’m so proud of our people in the tourism industry, including all the employees and stakeholders, as well as the folks at the Guam Visitors Bureau. These type of record numbers don’t just happen. They invested a lot of time and effort welcoming our tourists and ensuring they have a memorable and safe time on [...]

WATCH, READ & LISTEN: Governor Calvo helps young Guamanians find positive outlets

On October 7, 2014, in Press Releases, by natalie.quinata

Hafa Adai! Here’s the link to watch Governor Calvo’s weekly address taped last week - CLICK HERE. You can also download an audio version of the address attached. - AUDIO The text of Governor Calvo’s weekly address is below. Help young Guamanians find positive outlets By Gov. Eddie Baza Calvo Hafa Adai my fellow Guamanians, Last week, [...]

TYPHOON NEWS: Guam now in COR 4; Governor Calvo pleased with island’s vigilance

On October 6, 2014, in Press Releases, by natalie.quinata

JOINT INFORMATION CENTER Release No. 15 October 6, 2014 (10:00 a.m. ChST) As of 10:00 a.m., Governor Calvo along with Brig. Gen. Toth have returned Guam to Condition of Readiness (COR) 4. Typhoon Vongfong has passed and the damaging winds are no longer a threat to our island. GovGuam agencies are still doing their assessments [...]

WATCH: Footage of Guam during the storm

On October 6, 2014, in Press Releases, by natalie.quinata

A little after midnight, a crew from the Joint Information Center (joined by reporters who were in the JIC), started taking footage of weather conditions so you can see what’s happening where the heaviest weather is occurring – northern Guam. Guam Memorial Hospital and Machananao Elementary School (public shelter) are doing fine. Roads are relatively [...]