A fresh start

Rob Gonzales 05/19/2018

STEFFI JARDIN HER SOCIAL media followers were rooting for her comeback. But Steffi Jardin took her sweet time. After months of absence, will it be worth the wait? With their natural antics on social media, the Butuan-based…

‘This is not a game’

Apple Mae Ta-as 05/16/2018

Royal Transformation in Prince Harry as he prepares for his upcoming nuptials LONDON —It was a statement that confirmed Prince Harry’s burgeoning maturity and his iron determination to struggle for what he cherishes and believes in. Ready…

Osmeña to Labella: “You’re a liar”

05/07/2018

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña said that Vice Mayor Edgar Labella is a liar, after the latter changed his statement saying he is in favor for the releasing of cash grants as long as it will not…

A time for each child

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 03/23/2018

Weaving my professional responsibilities with personal tasks is a skill I have mastered in the last 5.5 years of being married and in the last four years of being a mother to three mutants. There were fieldworks…

A threat to the earth

Editorial 03/16/2018

Government officials have emphasized the economic benefits of oil and natural gas mining in Alegria town of southwestern Cebu as they anticipated the start of such activity by the Chinese International Petroleum Company Limited. Alegria Mayor Verna…

A soulful month

Radel Paredes 03/03/2018

Question: If February is the month of love and art, what goes on for the rest of the year? Answer: Hate and barbarity. This is a joke, of course. But the fact that, in the Philippines, we…

A NECESSARY HASSLE

Morexette Marie B. Erram and Jose Santino S. Bunachita 02/15/2018

Bizmen affected by concreting of Ouano Ave. asked to ‘sacrifice’ for greater gains Traffic on the stretch of Ouano Avenue at the North Reclamation Area is already problematic as it is. The situation though is expected to…

A sunny Fiesta Señor

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc 01/19/2018

The heavens will join the Fiesta Señor as sunny skies will prevail over the weekend. Although light to moderate rains were experienced last night due to the convergence of the northeast monsoon and easterlies, Engr. Oscar Tabada,…

A poem for the New Year

Simeon Dumdum Jr. 12/30/2017

Another year, and so it starts again, This back and forth of customary time. Even the rains (must be a storm again, But still too far to make landfall again). How do we mark beginnings with all…

A season to remember

Radel Paredes 12/30/2017

President Rodrigo Duterte recently raised the question why we do not have a Lapu-Lapu Day. While other heroes are honored with national holidays, he asks why Lapu-Lapu, the first hero in the Philippines and, more importantly, a…