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ROAD RAGE SHOOTING IN CEBU Police on a hunt  for a scion of a prominent Chinese Cebuano family who shot and wounded a nurse over a traffic altercation A scion of a prominent Chinese Cebuano family is now being pursued by the police in a road rage incident that saw him firing his gun at […]

Posted: March 19th, 2017 in Featured Stories,Headlines | Read More »

Mactan car collision injures 5 college students, 2 others

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  STALLED motorists passing through Barangay Pusok, Lapu-Lapu City had to make a double take upon reaching an area near the Mactan Export Processing Zone (MEPZ I) at around 2 p.m., Sunday. On the road were two badly damaged vehicles, a silver Honda Sedan and a gray Toyota Innova, that figured in a head on […]

Posted: March 19th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

NBI 7 calls on skimming victims

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THE National Bureau of Investigation in Central Visayas (NBI-7) is calling on victims of ATM skimming to visit the NBI office to issue sworn statements against the three Romanian nationals earlier arrested by NBI agents. Although physical evidence against the Romanians which include card reader microchips, laptops and “cloned” ATM cards were found inside the […]

Posted: March 19th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Tabunok flyover repair works moved to a later date

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Repaving of Tabunok flyover in Talisay City that was originally scheduled over the weekend was moved by end of March until early April. Engineer Leslie Anthony Molina, head of the second district engineering of the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7), said the project contractor, First Grandeur, Inc., is still waiting […]

Posted: March 16th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

DPWH shortens road, flyover repair works; issues new closure schedule

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Instead of closing the Tabunok flyover for more than a month, the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) has agreed to shorten the duration of road rehab works to only two days. But flyover closure will now be implemented for 48-hours from March 18 to 19 instead of its original closure […]

Posted: March 14th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Soc to propose increase of seniors cash aid to P3,000

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Seniors in Talisay City has something to look forward to. Councilor Socrates Fernandez of Talisay City in southern Cebu wants to increase the annual financial assistance given to the at least 10,000 senior citizens in the city by P2,000. He said he planned to submit an ordinance during the regular session of the city council […]

Posted: March 13th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Shooting competition: Defective firearms of cops exposed

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  Guns with broken parts and those that jammed were among the problems of the weapons of police officers that were exposed yesterday during a friendly shooting competition between Waterfront Police Station 3 officers and barangay officials within their station’s jurisdiction at the Cebu City Police Office firing range. “Because of this activity, we have […]

Posted: March 12th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

BFAR spearheads campaign against illegal fishing

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THE Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) has partnered with the Central Command (Centcom), the Philippine Navy, Philippine Coast Guard and the different local government units in northern Cebu in the campaign against illegal fishing. Retired Navy Commander Lyndon Ruiz, head of the Cebu Provincial Anti-Illegal Fishing Task Force (CPAIFTF), said their campaign focuses […]

Posted: March 12th, 2017 in Community | Read More »

Tabunok flyover to close Traffic gridlock looms in the south exit

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  Prepare for traffic congestion along the South Superhighway that connects the cities of Cebu and Talisay. The Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) has announced the closure of the flyover in Barangay Tabunok, Talisay City and portions of the Natalio Bacalso Avenue near its approaches starting on March 18 for […]

Posted: March 9th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Pesquera is PCL Visayas Island Treasurer

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Cebu City Councilor Joy Pesquera was elected Visayas Island Treasurer of the Philippine Councilors League (PCL) on Thursday afternoon. Pesquera was the lone Cebuano who won a seat during the league election, one of the highlights of this year’s national congress. “At least sa akoang position uncontested. There is no opponent,” she said in an […]

Posted: March 9th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »