DWUP extends ID distribution until 4 p.m. today

Therese Mae Alegado 01/20/2018

The Division for the Welfare of the Urban Poor (DWUP) extended the distribution of the registered vendors’ IDs until 4 p.m. today in Cebu City Hall Legislative Building after 800 vendors failed to claim their IDs. DWUP…

State of calamity declared in three sitios in Brgy. Pasil

Nestle L. Semilla, Therese Mae Alegado 01/16/2018

  THE Cebu City Council yesterday declared a state of calamity in Sitios Lawis 1, Lawis 2 and Riverside in Barangay Pasil which was gutted by fire last Sunday, Jan. 14. The declaration of a state of…

LGBT to run hydration station during Sunday’s “Cebu Marathon 2018”

Therese Mae Alegado 01/11/2018

FORTY members of Cebu’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community will be assigned to run a hydration station in the upcoming 2018 Cebu Marathon slated on Sunday, January 14. “The station will be manned by the…

Edu Rama mulls ordinance to protect sharks and rays

Therese Mae Alegado 01/11/2018

CEBU CITY A member of the Cebu City Council wants to ban the purchase, killing and vending of sharks and rays in Cebu City after noting that no such law existed in the city. “There is an…

‘FOLLOW THE RULES’

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Therese Mae Alegado 01/10/2018

FIESTA SEÑOR 2018 Be patient. Follow instructions and signages. Avoid bringing jewelry, balloons and backpacks. Keep the celebration solemn. These are among the reminders given by the Augustinian fathers of the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño to…

Habal drivers told to police ranks during Sinulog

Therese Mae Alegado 01/08/2018

Leaders and representatives of motorcycle-for-hire (habal-habal) drivers met with City Hall officials to discuss preparations for the Sinulog celebration. Arnel Tancinco, officer-in-charge of Cebu City Hall’s peace and order program said the drivers and operators are told…

Cebu City gives cash aid, ambulance to quake hit-municipality in Surigao

Therese Mae Alegado 12/20/2017

The Cebu City government gave cash assistance worth P2 million and one ambulance to San Francisco, Surigao del Norte following the 6.7 magnitude earthquake that struck the municipality early this year. San Francisco Mayor Guia Sabanal, together…

Hunt on for CPP-NPAs with arrest warrants

Morexette B. Erram, Therese Mae Alegado 12/08/2017

New Centcom chief appeals to rebs: Return to folds of law The hunt is on. Chief Supt. Jose Mario Espino, Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) chief, said on Friday that the police would conduct manhunt…

Wounded cop, who received P10K aid from Sogo Hotel, to share cash to neighborhood kids

Nestle L. Semilla, Therese Mae Alegado 12/04/2017

PO3 David Naraja got on Monday an early Christmas gift from the private sector, who appreciated and recognized his bravery as a police officer. Naraja, who was wounded during a shootout with a murder suspect in Barangay…

PDEA nabs 10, seizes P700K drugs

Therese Mae Alegado 11/30/2017

ABOUT 10 persons were arrested while P700,000 worth of drugs were seized by operatives of the regional Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA-7) in separate operations in Barangays San Nicolas and Calamba, Cebu City, yesterday. In Barangay Calamba,…

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