‘Richest province’ needs more funds

USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 10/17/2017

CEBU PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT WHILE Cebu remains the richest province in the country according to a Commission on Audit (COA) report with its assets amounting to P32.43 billion, Cebu Governor Hilario Davide III said this “wealthiest province” actually…

Cebu City employees undergo drug test

USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 10/13/2017

FIFTY-FIVE personnel of Long Life Medical Assistance Program underwent a random drug testing initiated by the Cebu City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (Cosap) yesterday morning. Cosap chief Gary Lao said the results of the drug test…

More in-depth heritage stories sought

USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 10/11/2017

To encourage more in-depth stories on Cebuano culture, history and heritage, the Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. (Rafi) held its first Heritage For Media forum at the Casa Gorordo Museum yesterday morning. The forum kicked off a series…

University of Cebu makes history

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc, USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 10/10/2017

WHEN University of Cebu (UC) President Augusto Go learned that the graduates from his school swept the Top 10 of the 2017 Naval Architect and Marine Engineer Licensure Examination, he initially could not believe it. “I am…

Oplan Alis Kuto in Guadalupe school disrupted by flood

USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 09/29/2017

ABOUT a hundred students of Guadalupe Elementary School were stranded by flood at the school’s mini cultural center on Friday morning. The students were supposed to join the annual nationwide Oplan Alis Kuto in Cebu. However, the…

Physicians tackle immunotherapy treatment for lung cancer patients

USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 09/28/2017

PHYSICIANS, patient support groups and local government officials gathered in a roundtable discussion at the Crown Regency Hotel in Cebu City yesterday to introduce a new innovation called immunotherapy to fight lung cancer. Dr. James Guardiario, thoracic…

4th Tour de Cebu gets int’l flavor

USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 09/27/2017

THE 4TH TOUR de Cebu will have some international flavor as some members of the media abroad will be joining this annual Philippine historic sports car rally on Oct. 20 to 22. The unique event is a…

CPDRC employee, drug positive

USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 09/25/2017

One job order employee in Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) turned out to be positive with drug after the Cebu Provincial Anti-Drugs Abuse Office (CPADAO) mandatory random drug test last Saturday, September 23. CPADAO chief…

Moro art exhibit opens in Ayala

USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 09/25/2017

An interactive Moro art exhibit with materials sourced from Marawi City and showcasing art work and music representing indigenous Mindanao culture opened at the Ayala Center gallery last Friday evening. The “Manara Interactive Moro Art” exhibit will…

Outstanding OFW families in CV cited

USJ-R Intern Patricia Erlaine N. Luardo 09/21/2017

With the aim to promote the success stories of overseas Filipino workers (OFW), the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration in Central Visayas (Owwa-7) gave away the 2017 Model OFW of the Year Awards (MOFYA) to the families of…