Drug suspect killed in buy bust

Nestle L. Semilla, Winston P. Ensomo 08/12/2017

A suspected drug pusher was killed in a shootout with the agents of Philippine Drugs Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) during a buy-bust operation in Barangay Banilad, Cebu City, on Friday evening. The suspect was identified…

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Glendale G. Rosal 04/15/2017

Vivian Padawan can still vividly remember how the sound of a bowling ball landing on the wooden lane and crashing through the pins would scare off her son Aui. For Vivian, it was a heart-breaking sight seeing…

Land records not affected by DENR fire

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 03/14/2017

LAND records at the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) are intact. This assurance from Emma Melana, DENR regional director, comes after a fire broke out at the DENR compound in Barangay Banilad, Mandaue City, early…

NBI nabs fake investigator

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 02/16/2017

  CEBU CITY–A man pretending to be a special investigator of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) was arrested in an operation inside a restaurant in Barangay Banilad, Cebu City on Tuesday night. Avednigo Origenes, 40, allegedly…

VM Fortuna: Rehabilitation of Cabancalan wetland, not drainage, can solve flooding

Dominic D. Yasay 01/20/2017

THE Mandaue City government expressed worry over the Cebu City government’s plan to construct a drainage system as a remedy to control the floods in Barangays Banilad and Talamban in Cebu City, and Cabancalan and Mandaue side…

Youths undergo training in fight against sexual abuse among deaf individuals

PR 11/18/2016

THE Break the Silence project initiated by the Philippine Accessible Disability Services Incorporated (PADS Inc.), in partnership with Canada Fund for Local Initiative, through the Embassy of Canada in the Philippines and the support of Golden Orient…

Fire guts old building inside Hayco’s compound

Norman V. Mendoza 11/10/2016

A fire hit the compound owned by Edward Hayco, the chairman of Cebu City Sports Commission and president the Dancesports Team Cebu City, gutting a two-story building, one of the fours structures inside his compound along Hernan…

Bubbles and foam-themed 5th Gaisano Anniv. Run set

Calvin D. Cordova 09/27/2016

The fifth edition of Gaisano Anniversary Run will offer something new when it fires off on Oct. 30 at the Gaisano County Mall parking area in Barangay Banilad, Cebu City. As a new treat, the run, which…

Woman arrested for swindling P60K in Camputhaw

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 08/04/2016

A SUSPECTED swindler from Sitio Sto. Niño, Barangay Banilad, Mandaue City was arrested by the police in an entrapment operation last Wednesday afternoon. The 19-year old suspect, Roselyn Inoc, allegedly claimed that she was endorsed by GMA-7…

French firemen train Mandaue residents on basic firefighting

Julit C. Jainar 06/24/2016

FRENCH firefighters conducted a training for the residents and fire volunteers of Barangay Tipolo, Mandaue City on Wednesday (June 22) afternoon. According to Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) Community Relations Manager Charmaine Rodriguez-Kara, the activity was in…