Three traffic enforcers test positive for drug use

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 05/13/2018

At least three traffic enforcers of the Cebu City Traffic Operations Management (Citom) tested positive for illegal drug use during a surprise drug test conducted by the City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (Cosap) last Saturday (May…

Castillano assures peaceful election despite ambush of Daanbantayan mayor

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 05/13/2018

Cebu Provincial Elections Supervisor Lionel Marco Castillano assured voters in Daanbantayan town, northern Cebu that the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections on Monday (May 14) will be secured. This, after the convoy of Provincial Board Member…

MEDIAMEN IN POLITICS: ‘Hitting two birds with one stone’

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 05/10/2018

Philippine politics has gradually transformed into an open arena for even more competitive individuals who aim for better governance. It has become more open to women and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) politicians and even media…

FB user defends post, photos

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 04/22/2018

A Facebook user accused of maligning Cebu City government personnel who apprehended street vendors defended her post, saying she only voiced her thoughts on the incident. In her reply to a personal message sent to her by…

City Council asks DPWH-7 to restore budget to widen N. Bacalso Ave.

Doris Mae C. Mondragon, Morexette Marie B. Erram 04/17/2018

TO EASE traffic congestion in the southern corridor of Cebu City, the City Council yesterday passed a resolution requesting the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) to restore the budget needed to widen…

Who is liable for the damage?

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 04/16/2018

ARGAO ACCIDENT THE multi-vehicular accident in Argao last Sunday was apparently caused by the driver of the multicab van, who counterflowed and hit the back portion of a six-wheeler trailer truck, which veered toward the right to…

3 killed in vehicular accident in Argao

Benjie B. Talisic, Doris Mae C. Mondragon, Morexette B. Erram 04/15/2018

A couple and a four-year-old child died in an accident involving four vehicles in Barangay Taloot, Argao town in southeastern Cebu, today past 10 am, Sunday. The fatalities were identified as 61-year-old Virgilia Sillote, Jose Aquillo Sillote,…

Astronomical societies to host stargazing event in public library

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 04/14/2018

In celebration of the 99th anniversary of the Cebu City Rizal Public Library, students from the University of San Carlos (USC) will hold a stargazing event at 7 p.m. today (April 14). Members of the USC Astronomy…

Two Cebu City Assessors Office employees positive for drug use

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 04/13/2018

Two out of 100 employees from the Cebu City Assessors Office turned positive for illegal drug use based on the results of the surprise drug testing conducted by the Cebu City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (COSAP)…

Cebu City dads differ in naming drug bets

Doris Mae C. Mondragon, Rosalie Abatayo 04/12/2018

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña backed the decision of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) to withhold publicizing the named of alleged narco-politicians in preparation for the coming elections. Osmeña said PDEA is just doing their job…