Guidelines for candidates

Editorial 02/08/2018

While militant leftist leaders are usually expected to denounce government policies and programs at a drop of the hat, the mixed reactions from local officials and even some rights advocates on the guidelines released by the Department…

Top 12 of Binibining Cebu 2017

Mich Padayhag 10/28/2017

FROM top 20, Binibining Cebu candidates were trimmed down to top 12 as they were judged during the swimsuit competition at the coronation night held Saturday evening, October 28, at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino.…

Binibining Cebu candidates rock, sexy, classic swimsuit

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 09/30/2017

  SEXY, simple and classic. These words best describe the black one-piece swimsuits worn by the 54 candidates of Binibining Cebu during the Swimsuit Competition held at Grand Convention Center of Cebu on Friday evening, September 29. The ladies…

Candidates readying COCs for barangay elections

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 09/18/2017

  WITH the uncertainty of passing the measure postponing the barangay elections, those planning to run are now readying their Certificates of Candidacy (COC). For now, with no decision from Congress, the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK)…

54 candidates vie for first Binibining Cebu title

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 08/29/2017

SHE SHOULD be beautiful inside and out, speak the Cebuano language and must possess knowledge not just about the town she represents but the whole Cebu province as well.  These are the qualities needed to be the first…

Cebuano nurse in Hawaii, one of the candidates in Misters of Filipinas

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 08/23/2017

A CEBUANO nurse working in Hawaii will be one of the candidates in the Misters of Filipinas pageant. Lyre Yves Campos, 24, from Talisay City will represent the Filipino community in Hawaii, as announced in the Misters…

Macron wins French election

AP 05/08/2017

PARIS — French President-elect Emmanuel Macron is laying the groundwork for his transition to power, with plans for a visit to Germany, a name change for his political movement and an appearance Monday with the man whose…

Miss Universe candidates stay after pageant to explore beaches

Apple Ta-as 02/06/2017

NO ONE leaves the Philippines without a little side trip to its famous beaches. This holds true for four Miss Universe candidates who chose to stay a week after the coronation last Jan. 29 to explore the…

Miss Universe 2016 fever sweeps Cebu

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 01/17/2017

THE COLD and gloomy weather in Cebu was no match to the warmth of the Cebuanos as they welcomed the 86 candidates of the 65th Miss Universe pageant in a program that included a traditional Sinulog dance,…

Miss U candidates fall in love with Cebu mangoes

Apple Ta-as 12/13/2016

CEBU’s famous sweet mangoes became an instant favorite among five Miss Universe candidates. The ladies expressed their love for Cebu mangoes during a news conference at JPark Island Resort and Waterpark in Lapu-Lapu on Tuesday. Representatives from…

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