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4 injured as two vessels collide off Mactan Channel


A fastcraft collided with a barge at the Mactan Channel near the Mandaue-Mactan Bridge on Saturday evening. Seaman 2 Joeford Dolino of the Philippine Coast Guard Cebu Station said they received the report at 10:10 p.m. “We immediately sent a team to the area. Now, the Supercat vessel is now being towed to Pier 4 […]

Posted: February 18th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Top Cebuano spikers try their luck in tryouts for PH teams


CEBU’S brightest young spikers converge today at the Southwestern University (SWU) Coliseum as they try to make a good first impression in the Philippine men’s and women’s volleyball tryouts. Heading the list of national team hopefuls is 2015 Cesafi Most Valuable Player (MVP) Alden Dave Cabaron who is expected to make the shortlist of men’s […]

Posted: February 17th, 2017 in Sports,Uncategorized | Read More »


IT’S NOT ABOUT THE TURNOUT Will there be many people who will join the Walk for Life today? In Cebu City, pro-life advocates are expecting at least a thousand participants. The turnout, however, won’t reflect the sentiments of the people, according to one of the organizers. “We had limited time to prepare for it, and […]

Posted: February 17th, 2017 in Uncategorized | Read More »

Police in midwest Cebu unite in campaign vs criminality


Policemen in Cebu’s third district have bonded together to come up with a unified campaign against criminality. Station commanders assigned in Tuburan, Barili, Aloguinsan, Pinamungajan, Balamban and Asturias towns and Toledo City have agreed during a conference on Friday afternoon to help each other in the arrest of criminals and ensure the immediate resolution of […]

Posted: February 17th, 2017 in Breaking,Uncategorized | Read More »

Valentine’s Day services at Mandaue City Hall


SINGLE people or those who just went through a breakup can console themselves through free medical checkups and express lanes in Mandaue City Hall for today’s observance of Valentine’s Day. “In the spirit of solidarity, we decided to put aside several express lanes in some of our key business processes,” Mandaue City Mayor Gabriel Luis […]

Posted: February 13th, 2017 in Headlines,Uncategorized | Read More »

DILG brings federalism discussions to the barangays


With over 200 village officials and local Interior officials in attendance, the Department of Interior and Local Government in Central Visayas (DILG-7) kicked off on Saturday the discussions on the proposed federal system of government at the region’s barangay level. DILG Cebu Provincial Director Jerome Gonzales said this was necessary to prepare the barangays should […]

Posted: February 11th, 2017 in Headlines,Uncategorized | Read More »

P40 flagdown rate to take effect on Feb.13


Taxi drivers in Cebu can already start collecting P40 flagdown rate starting Monday, February 13. Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board in Central Visayas (LTFRB-7) director Ahmed Cuizon said the order was already signed on Friday afternoon by LTFRB Chairman Martin Delgra making it final and official. Cuizon however warned drivers to follow strictly the […]

Posted: February 11th, 2017 in Breaking,Uncategorized | Read More »

TNT stops SMB, ties series at 1-1

TNT’s Mo Tautuaa stops San Miguel Beer’s Yancy de Ocampo in Game 2.

Game today: (Mall of Asia Arena) 5 p.m. – Star vs Barangay Ginebra THE TNT KaTropa survived a late-game scare and chalked up an 87-85 victory over the defending champion San Miguel Beer in Game 2 of their PBA Philippine Cup best-of-seven semifinal series yesterday at the Mall of Asia Arena. Six players scored in […]

Posted: February 10th, 2017 in Sports,Uncategorized | Read More »

Former Cesafi imports in Cameroon nat’l pool


TWO FORMER reinforcements in the Cesafi have been named to the 30-man pool of Cameroon’s national basketball team. These were former Southwestern University-Phinma and now La Salle star Ben Mbala and ex-University of Cebu import and now San Beda standout Arnaud Noah. On Sunday, the Cameroon Basketball Federation released a 30-man pool of head coach […]

Posted: February 9th, 2017 in Sports,Uncategorized | Read More »



NO LOADING STOPOVER A passenger jeepney stopped in front of a “No Loading” area to buy cigarettes from a roadside vendor during rush hour. Barely five minutes after the jeepney started on its way, it was stopped by a traffic enforcer and all passengers were told to get off. While some passengers looked sheepish, the […]

Posted: February 7th, 2017 in Opinion,Uncategorized | Read More »