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CENTRAL VISAYAS AND NEGROS ISLAND    The police in Central Visayas raised an alert status in the region in the wake of the sighting of a group of armed men in Guihulngan City in Negros Oriental, even as police and military authorities in Central Visayas and Negros Island Region(NIR) urged the public to stay calm […]

Posted: May 18th, 2017 in Featured Stories,Headlines | Read More »

US issues travel alert for Europe


The United States State Department has issued a travel alert for Americans visiting Europe this summer, warning that terrorist and extremist attacks could go off with little or no warning. The Europe travel alert urges Americans to be alert to the possibility of an ISIS-led attack, following a string of incidents reported in France, Russia, […]

Posted: May 3rd, 2017 in World | Read More »

Hotel alerts cops of ‘different’-speaking group; turns out just in Cebu for a confab


  CEBU CITY–A hotel staff in Cebu City  sought police assistance after a group of more than 10 persons who spoke in a different language checked in past 8 a.m. on Monday. Operatives of the Special Weapons and Tactics responded and found out that they were government officials from Basilan who were in Cebu City […]

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



ARMCHAIR GENERALS YESTERDAY’S firefight in Barangay Napo, Inabanga town in Bohol province lit up the newsrooms of Cebu’s media outlets and sparked a flurry of comments in social media. One netizen voiced his outrage by calling on the government to rain down bombs on the suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits and wipe them out of existence. […]

Posted: April 11th, 2017 in Life | Read More »

Travel alert up in Cebu

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US EMBASSY TRAVEL ADVISORY The United States Embassy in Manila yesterday warned Americans in the Philippines to be careful in traveling to Central Visayas, citing “unsubstantiated yet credible information” that terrorist groups might try to conduct kidnappings in the region, particularly in Cebu and Bohol provinces. “The US Embassy has received unsubstantiated yet credible information […]

Posted: April 9th, 2017 in Featured Stories,Headlines,Uncategorized | Read More »

DOH puts hospitals in Region 7 on Code White alert


MEDICAL staff in all hospitals in Region 7 will be put on Code White alert, which will require doctors and nurses to be ready for any emergencies starting March 28 until April 25. This is part of the Department of Health’s preparations for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit meetings to be held […]

Posted: March 24th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

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SEX TOURS IN THE CITY  9 South Koreans caught in the sex tour may also face charges in their home country Tourism industry leaders, local government officials and enforcement agencies in Cebu have raised an alert over the sex tours happening here, amid heavy promotion to make the mainland, Mactan Island and its smaller tourism-oriented […]

Posted: March 5th, 2017 in Featured Stories,Headlines | Read More »

Mandaue lowers alert level as Auring weakens


With the weakening of the tropical depression Auring into a low pressure area, the Mandaue City government also brought down its alert level from red to yellow alert. Despite the change in alert status, strict precautionary measures in the city remains unchanged, said Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (LDRRMO) head Felix Suico Jr. […]

Posted: January 9th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

DOH places govt’ hospitals on Code White alert; urges public to shun firecrackers


GOVERNMENT-RUN hospitals across the country, including those in Cebu, have been placed on “Code White Alert” yesterday, the eve of the New Year’s day celebration. This means hospital staff are in place and ready to respond any emergency situation, particularly to attend to persons who may become victims of firecracker blasts or stray bullets during […]

Posted: December 31st, 2016 in Headlines | Read More »

Cebu City on blue alert for Nina


The Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (CDRRMO) head Nagiel Bañacia said they are now on blue alert with the presence of tropical cyclone “Nina” that is expected to bring in rains in the region. In a phone interview, Banacia said that they already activated their incident command system on Friday morning with all […]

Posted: December 23rd, 2016 in Breaking | Read More »