Haze alert up

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo, Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Morexette B. Erram, Rosalie Abatayo 01/06/2018

People urged to protect selves from smoke, avoid area near fire scene Take precautions for the smoke coming from the ongoing Gaisano Metro Ayala store fire. Nagiel Bañacia, Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (CCDRRMO) chief,…

2 dead in Malabuyoc

Morexette Erram, Nestle Semilla, Rosalie Abatayo 01/02/2018

  CEBU CITY—Two persons were killed during a landslide that hit Barangays Sto. Niño and Looc in Malabuyoc town, southern Cebu following heavy rains triggered by tropical storm “Agaton” on Tuesday. The victims were identified as Richie Pimentel…

800 Toledo City residents evacuated due to flooding, landslides

Nestle Semilla, Rosalie Abatayo 01/01/2018

CEBU CITY—Not one of them had the energy nor the enthusiasm to celebrate the New Year. At least 800 residents from 16 villages in Toledo City, midwest Cebu, slept through the night in the evacuation centers as…

Betting on statement shirts

Rosalie Abatayo 12/31/2017

Two women entrepreneurs, co-owners of clothing line business, eye Sinulog market With the close of the year and the start of a new one, most local entrepreneurs are looking forward to a major event in Cebu in…

Stranded passengers in ports; Pagasa: Storm may affect Cebu

Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Rosalie Abatayo 12/30/2017

Rough seas force shipping firms to cancel trips; 789 stranded — Coast Guard With the state weather bureau advising the public about a possible tropical depression that would possibly affect Central Visayas and Cebu on New Year’s…

Davide to discuss traffic concerns with Minglanilla officials

Rosalie Abatayo 12/29/2017

On Saturday, December 23, Linor Luardo visited their property in Barangay Inayagan, Naga City around 2:30 pm. However, what seemed to be a normal 35-minute drive turned into a six-hour-long drive. Luardo, who is from Barangay Bulacao,…

Capitol gives cash bonus to barangay workers

Rosalie Abatayo 12/28/2017

  IT is going to be a happy new year for 60,000 barangay workers in Cebu province. Cebu Provincial Budget Officer Danilo Rodas said distribution of cash bonus to barangay health workers, barangay animal health aides, barangay…

Families to stay at fire site in Talisay

Rosalie Abatayo 12/27/2017

The fire victims in Sitio Caduldulan, Barangay Lawaan 3 can rebuild their homes, unless the owners of the land will say otherwise. According to Delia Ybañez, Lawaan 3 Barangay Captain said that the privately owned lot was…

Rains fail to dampen warmth of faithful

Benjie B. Talisic, Rosalie Abatayo 12/16/2017

MISA DE GALLO No amount of rain or wind could douse the fervor of the Catholic faithful on the first day of the nine-day Misa de Gallo, yesterday, as thousands still trooped to the different churches and…

Businessmen urged: Practice fair trade

Rosalie Abatayo 12/16/2017

LOCAL businessmen are encouraged to always practice fair trade and abide by the “No Shortchanging Law.” Glenn Soco, Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) president, made this call after the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)…

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