MCIAA Terminal Fee Hike: Another public hearing set

Aileen Garcia-Yap 09/30/2014

The Mactan Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) will hold another public hearing next month to further discuss the proposed increase of the airport’s passenger service charge (terminal fee). The MCIAA board has decided to hold another hearing…

CEBU PUJs TO STRIKE: Cebu, Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu, Talisay cities to field emergency buses today

Apple Ta-as, Ares P. Gutierrez 09/30/2014

Cebu commuters, load up on patience as you step out of your houses today to go to school or work. Jeepney drivers belonging to the militant group Piston will stay off the street in the morning and…

Police sketch of Go’s assailant released

Chito O. Aragon, Melissa Q. Cabahug 09/30/2014

The Cebu City police yesterday presented an artist’s sketch of one of two gunmen who shot and wounded Cebu City businessman Jonathan Go and his 7-year-old daughter outside their home in Happy Valley, barangay Guadalupe. He said…

Rama’s staff nabbed for brandishing gun

Doris C. Bongcac, Melissa Q. Cabahug 09/30/2014

An executive assistant of Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama was arrested after scaring off customers in an eatery where he showed up drunk and brandishing a gun in barangay Labangon Saturday evening. Dennis Jabonero, 61, was disarmed…

Court acquits former US military officer

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 09/30/2014

A retired US military officer who was accused of detaining and sexually molesting a 21-year-old woman in his rented house in Talisay City almost two years ago was acquitted from the charges filed against him. Judge Ma.…

Archival family wants hearing moved to city

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 09/30/2014

The family of slain lawyer Noel Archival will ask the Supereme Court (SC) to transfer the venue of the trial from the court in Argao to the Cebu City Regional Trial Court (RTC) citing security reasons. Lawyer…

Tropical depression moving towards PH

Inquirer 09/30/2014

The state weather bureau Pagasa is tracking a tropical depression and a low pressure area (LPA) that could enter the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) in a few days. The tropical depression was located at approximately 1,800…

Mandaue City Hall upgrades phone system

Anie M. Paujana 09/30/2014

The Mandaue City government switched from analog to digital to improve its communication systems for public service. Krister Cosedo, head of the Mandaue City Hall’s Management Information System Office (MISO) said under the new system all City…

Hundreds show up at Comelec on last day of SK registration

Carine M. Asutilla, Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Victor Anthony V. Silva 09/30/2014

Though registration may have slowed down in the past few days, the number of youth voters in Cebu in next year’s Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections rose slightly from the 2010 elections. The provincial Commission on Elections (Comelec)…

Robbery suspect falls

Carine M. Asutilla, Chito O. Aragon, Melissa Q. Cabahug 09/30/2014

Police arrested a man who was suspected to be one of the two who robbed a gasoline station in barangay Talamban, Cebu City at Thursday dawn. Melvin Roble, 33, who was arrested in his home in sitio…

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