Dialysis center to rise in Mandaue

Norman V. Mendoza 04/22/2018

A dialysis center will soon be built inside the compound of Mandaue City Hospital. This after a groundbreaking ceremony was held Thursday last week that was attended by Mandaue city officials headed by Mayor Luigi Quisumbing and…

Former Lapu dad receives Red Cross service award

Norman V. Mendoza 04/20/2018

A lone Cebuano was awarded by the Philippine National Red Cross with a Doña Aurora Aragon Quezon Award during its 32nd Biennial National Convention at the Manila Hotel last April 11-13. The Aurora Aragon Quezon Award was…

Gabii sa Kabilin to focus on pre-Colonial period

04/18/2018

The 12th annual Gabii sa Kabilin (GSK) that will be held next month will focus on the pre–colonial form of government before the Spaniards arrived in the Philippines in March 1521. Barangay, which originated from balangay, a…

Senator Sotto turns over bust of late grandpa on his 141st birthday

04/18/2018

THE Sotto clan headed by Sen. Vicente “Tito” Sotto III turned over the bust of his late grandfather Don Vicente Yap Sotto to the Cebu City Museum yesterday. The turnover was done to commemorate the 141st birthday…

Bulakna to take spotlight in 2018 play

Futch Anthony Inso 04/15/2018

  This year’s reenactment of the historic Kadaugan sa Mactan will be given a little twist with more focus given on Reyna Bulakna, the wife of Datu Lapu-Lapu. Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza said the annual reenactment…

Villamor is new Dole-7 director

Futch Anthony Inso 04/12/2018

  Lawyer Alvin M. Villamor has replaced Cyril L. Ticao as Central Visayas director of the Department of Labor and employment (Dole-7). With his appointment, Villamor will now supervise all divisions and units under Dole-7 including its…

RTWPB-7 starts wage hearings

Futch Anthony Inso 04/12/2018

The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board in Central Visayas (RTWPB-7) held on Thursday, the first of a series of consultations on the wage increases proposed by two labor groups here. But newly installed labor Regional Director…

Search on for first Renaissance Cebuana

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 04/08/2018

THE Capitol is holding a search for first Renaissance Cebuana who will also become an ambassadress of the Provincial Women’s Commission (PWC). Cebu Vice Governor Agnes Magpale, who chairs the PWC, said candidates must be at least…

Student org named Tech Visionary

PR 04/05/2018

TAYO Awards For promoting and revitalizing the appreciation of agriculture among the youth, the University of the Philippines Genetic Researchers and Agricultural Innovators Society (UP GRAINS) from the University of the Philippines – Los Baños was recognized…

Davide turns over agri-infra projects

PR 04/03/2018

Maria Mansueto and her family had to walk two kilometers to get water to irrigate her farm. But with the construction of an impounding concrete water tank by the Provincial Agriculture Office in Barangay Alambijud, an upland…