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…

CEBU CAN DO A TURKEY!

Editorial 12/29/2017

  Netizens were amazed how a group of Turkish artists transformed a graffiti wall in Turkey’s City of Van into a canvas of plastic bottle caps, creating perfect replicas of famous paintings. A netizen named Rex Argonza…

SM Store holds ‘Adopt-a-Child’ program

Ian Manuel Bacquial 12/29/2017

THE SM Store recently held an “Adopt-a-Child” program in Barangay Casuntingan, Mandaue City. Around 200 children from the different chapels of the Catholic Church of Christ of the Agony–Gethsemane Parish community were treated with Christmas gifts and…

A slice of Mexico in Cebu

Cris Evert B. Lato-Ruffolo 12/29/2017

ANOTHER delightful slice of Mexico is being served to Cebuanos at the Bonifacio District on F. Cabahug St. in Cebu City. Mooon Café, run by the widely successful Pages Holdings Inc. (PHI), opened its seventh restaurant before…

A promising New Year for ICAAC graduates

Aissa A. Dela Cruz 12/29/2017

THE INTERNATIONAL Culinary Arts Academy of Cebu (ICAAC) culminating dinner of the graduating students for its two-year Culinary Arts Chefs Program literally puts the knowledge and skills that have been acquiredbeautifully on a plate. The students’ intensive…

“A star to discover”

Sofia Aliño Logarta 12/20/2017

Every Christmas, I bring in this quote from “Simple Abundance” of Sarah Ban Breathnach: “If as Herod, we fill our lives with things, and again with things; if we consider ourselves as unimportant that we must fill…

On a high note

Atty. Gloria Estenzo Ramos 12/17/2017

Despite the dark clouds and drizzles that pervaded last week due to the slow-moving typhoon Urduja, the mood was festive. The 2nd Tañon Strait Enforcement Summit convened by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and…

A CALL FOR JUSTICE

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Nestle L. Semilla 12/08/2017

RUPINTA LAID TO REST Wearing shirts and carrying placards that echoed calls for justice, throngs of people showed up for the funeral Mass and burial of slain Ermita Barangay Captain Felicisimo “Imok” Rupinta. Police said at least…

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