SEMBAWANG

Sembawang is a major military presence as a wharf for international navies to receive logistical support while docked in Singapore. But between the local dishes available throughout the town and the quirks of the land – like the country’s only ‘natural hot spring’, for example – there’s not much else in this suburban district.
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The $1 food carnival returns to Yishun with dishes like wagyu beef burger and mentaiko omelette rice

The $1 food carnival returns to Yishun with dishes like wagyu beef burger and mentaiko omelette rice

Budget foodies, gather around.

Elderly cardboard collector in Chong Pang refuses ang bao packet, tells good samaritan to give it to the needy

Elderly cardboard collector in Chong Pang refuses ang bao packet, tells good samaritan to give it to the needy

Such selflessness.

Singaporean couple who abused Indonesian maid convicted again for abusing Myanmar helper

Singaporean couple who abused Indonesian maid convicted again for abusing Myanmar helper

Monstrous.

Auxiliary cops praised for standing guard to escort an elderly man crossing the road in Yishun

Auxiliary cops praised for standing guard to escort an elderly man crossing the road in Yishun

Fine, fine, Yishun’s not all that bad.

Lower Seletar Reservoir saltwater crocodile captured; waters remain off-limits to public for now

Lower Seletar Reservoir saltwater crocodile captured; waters remain off-limits to public for now

That's a big one.

SCDF rescues man who got stranded outside his 12th-floor flat after climbing out to clean windows

SCDF rescues man who got stranded outside his 12th-floor flat after climbing out to clean windows

Looks like someone took his Chinese New Year spring cleaning to dangerous heights.

Jaywalker gets knocked down at Sembawang Road; folks offer no sympathy

Jaywalker gets knocked down at Sembawang Road; folks offer no sympathy

Both driver and pedestrian are in the wrong, obviously.

The world’s first vending machine that dispenses frozen Norwegian salmon fillets is in Singapore

The world’s first vending machine that dispenses frozen Norwegian salmon fillets is in Singapore

Delivering omega-3 fatty acids to the masses in the Singapore HDB heartlands.