Tag: Ang Mo Kio

PM Lee visits Yio Chu Kang; ‘elbow bumps’ residents instead of shaking hands

Singapore – Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong visited the residents of Yio Chu Kang and shared his relief that they were calmly coping with the Covid-19 outbreak, including not shaking the hands of each other, but finding other inventive ways. On Sunday (Mar 8), Mr...

More unexpected crunch at McDonald’s — this time in a Filet-O-Fish sandwich

Singapore -- A customer who bought a Filet-O-Fish sandwich from McDonald’s has posted photos of the order on Facebook complete with the unexpected ingredient – fish bones. This comes only two weeks after McDonald’s came under fire for the unexpected crunch that some customers felt...

3-year-old boy found dead at foot of Ang Mo Kio block

Singapore—A 3-year-old boy was found dead at the foot of Blk 332, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1 on the morning of February 18 (Tuesday). Reports say the boy was bleeding when he was found, and paramedics pronounced him dead on the scene when they arrived. Police...

PM Lee: We want every child to get the best education they can

Singapore — Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong underlined the importance of education for everyone, as well as for the country’s future, at an award ceremony in Townsville Primary School in Ang Mo Kio over the weekend (Jan 4-5). According to Mr Lee, Singapore’s educational system...

Robber steals S$100,000 worth of jewellery from a shop in Ang Mo Kio without any weapon

Singapore – On August 14 (Wednesday), an allegedly unarmed robber, stole S$100,000 worth of jewellery from a shop in Ang Mo Kio. According to a report by The Straits Times, the police were alerted at 4:10 pm of the incident that occurred at Hock Cheong...

Netizen shares video of alleged pickpocket at Ang Mo Kio

Singapore - A netizen shared a now viral video of what appears to be a middle-aged woman exhibiting shady behaviour at Block 453, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10. Netizen Zhou Guo Chong shared the video on Facebook with the caption: "This lady is a pickpocket at...

Woman perched precariously on a ledge of a 10-storey HDB unit taking care her plants in the pouring rain

Singapore—Is there such a thing as caring for and loving one’s plants a little too much? For one woman who lives on the tenth floor of an HDB block in Ang Mo Kio this is not the case. A netizen filmed her taking care of her...

Second PMD related fire at HDB, this time at Ang Mo Kio, 3 rescued and 60 evacuated

Singapore – On July 22 (Monday) at 3:05 pm, the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) was alerted to a residential unit fire on the fourth floor of Block 225 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1 – just four days after the Bukit Batok HDB flat...

Singapore Catholic churches offer shelter to homeless people

Singapore – Two Catholic churches in Singapore have opened their doors to the homeless to provide shelter and a comfortable place to sleep at night. Through the initiative of a local organisation, the Catholic Welfare Services (CWS), the Church of St Mary of the Angels...

MRT passengers from Ang Mo Kio rode the train with doors open

Singapore – The door of a Singapore MRT train carriage stayed open as it travelled on the North-South line from Ang Mo Kio station to Yio Chu Kang. On March 11 (Monday), a video was uploaded on Reddit Singapore by u/novajimster that showed footage of...