BOON LAY

The west side of the island may be a little too far for some to make the trek, but the primarily industrial area is worth exploring on a day trip. From a swampy, jungle in the early 1990s to becoming the home of the humongous Jurong Point mall, the Chinese and Japanese Gardens and attractions like the Science Centre and Jurong Bird Park, this place sure has come a long way.
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Maintenance work accident on tracks leaves SMRT staff hospitalized with amputated foot

Maintenance work accident on tracks leaves SMRT staff hospitalized with amputated foot

It's believed that he was injured by a track tamping machine.

Two SBS bus drivers get hitched and have photo-op at Boon Lay Bus Interchange

Two SBS bus drivers get hitched and have photo-op at Boon Lay Bus Interchange

’Twas love at first drive.

Someone lovingly reproduced Boon Lay MRT Station in city-building simulator ‘Cities: Skyline’

Someone lovingly reproduced Boon Lay MRT Station in city-building simulator ‘Cities: Skyline’

No word if the simulated trains also break down during peak hours.

MHA releases detailed timeline of SCDF NSF’s death, confirming he was pushed into a pump well

MHA releases detailed timeline of SCDF NSF’s death, confirming he was pushed into a pump well

This was what happened that tragic night.

New rainbow cheese toast shop Kuma brings color to the Singapore sandwich scene

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