No more high-rise buildings?

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Doris Mae Mondragon, Jhunnex Napallacan, Nestle L. Semilla 01/08/2018

Mayor Tomas Osmeña is planning to limit the height of buildings following the fire that gutted Metro Department Store over the weekend. He was afraid that firefighters and rescuers might not be equipped to respond to fire…

Cebuano, family hurt in Spain attack

Jhunnex Napallacan 08/19/2017

What was supposed to be a fun vacation to celebrate a son’s birthday in Spain turned out to be traumatic and painful experience for a Cebuano family based in Ireland. Norman Potot, 45, who is from Barangay…

Magnitude 5.4 quake hits bohol

Jhunnex Napallacan 08/10/2017

    CEBU CITY—Boholanos barely felt the two earthquake that shook two areas in the province in a span of about eight hours. A magnitude 5.4 tremor was recorded at 8:43 a.m. on Thursday, with the epicenter…

160 employees displaced

Jhunnex Napallacan 08/07/2017

Japanese company claims to have suffered from financial difficulties A locator of the Mactan Economic Zone (MEZ) 1 closed shop on Saturday leaving at least 160 of their employees jobless. The management of Cebu Nisico Corporation (CNC)…

Ex-cop shot dead wife and 2 children before killing self

Jhunnex Napallacan, Winston Ensomo 07/23/2017

  A policeman dismissed from service killed his wife and two children before committing suicide early today at their residence in Barangay Valladolid, Carcar City. The ex-cop, identified as Joel Lopez, was found dead near the door…

Former Cebu TV host nabbed in Caloocan

Jhunnex Napallacan 07/20/2017

  Former TV host and 2013 gubernatorial candidate Roliyeth ‘Klasmit Boyet’ Cortes was arrested by police for reportedly posing as a Customs employee in Caloocan City Wednesday night.. The 52-year-old Cortes was arrested along with 62-year old…

THE FALL OF A ‘BIG-TIME’ DRUG LORD

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Calvin Cordova, Jhunnex Napallacan 07/05/2017

BADIAN DRUG BUST She is accused of being a big-time drug personality in Badian town in southwestern Cebu. And her four bank books with transactions involving millions of pesos seem to show why. Her lifestyle — that…

Barili Comelec chief shot dead

Ador Vincent Mayol, Jhunnex Napallacan 07/03/2017

The election officer of Barili, a town 58 km south of Cebu City, was shot dead by a lone gunman on Monday afternoon. Cresente Flores, 57, was standing outside his car near the public market in Barangay…

Gun accident lands cop in hospital

Jhunnex Napallacan, Nestle L. Semilla, Rene Alima 06/21/2017

  A police desk officer spent his 49th birthday in a hospital due to gunshot wounds he sustained after he accidentally shot himself at his office at the Argao police precinct in Argao town, southern Cebu Tuesday…

Niño Boniel’s driver in Cebu City tagged as ‘person of interest’

Jhunnex Napallacan 06/17/2017

The Cebu City-based driver of Bohol Provincial Board Member Nino Rey Boniel is now considered a ‘person of interest” in the killing of Bien Unido Mayor Gisela Boniel. The police are now looking for Edgar Tapere, reportedly…