Former Mandaue village councilor arrested in Compostela buy-bust

Benjie B. Talisic 03/09/2018

  A former barangay councilor in Mandaue City was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Purok Centro, Barangay Canamucan, Compostela town, Cebu on Thursday afternoon. The suspect was identified as Jonathan Dechosa, 38, a former councilor of…

3 dead, 4 hurt in 3 accidents

Rene F. Alima 03/08/2018

Compostela, Minglanilla, Oslob Road accidents in two days in three towns in Cebu claimed three lives and injured four others in a span of 24 hours. The first accident happened at Compostela town in northern Cebu where…

GRCA run set today in Compostela

James Savellon 02/23/2018

THE GREEN Rose Center for Academe Inc. (GRCA) will hold its GRCA Transformer Run and Color Foam Party in Barangay Estaca, Compostela town today. The footrace is held in line with GRCA’s third Foundation Day. It will…

Compostela school holds Sinulog

James Nicole Franz R. Savellon 01/31/2018

THE Green Rose Center for Academe Inc. (GRCA) celebrated its annual Señor Sto. Niño fiesta with an array of competitions last week in Barangay Estaca, Compostela town, northern Cebu. Last Saturday, the school culminated the week-long celebration…

Compostela: Rising residential enclave

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 01/19/2018

With less space left for horizontal developments in Cebu City, real estate developers are moving further up north – beyond the towns of Consolacion and Liloan – to build residential projects for growing families. Homegrown property developers,…

Compostela school celebrates National Children’s Month

James Nicole Franz R. Savellon 11/27/2017

THE Green Rose Center for Academe Inc. (GRCA) staged its GRCA Slumber Party: The Disney Show last Saturday inside their school premises in Barangay Estaca, Compostela town, northern Cebu. Faculty members opened the show with a dance…

Danish national nabbed for human trafficking

Agnes B. Alpuerto, Marc Eric Cosep 11/02/2017

A Danish national was arrested for allegedly bringing a minor in a resort in Compostela town on Wednesday. The suspect, identified as Josef Bertelsen, was apprehended inside the resort after a resort staff called up Compostela Police…

Compostela police partner with habal-habal drivers in fight against drugs

Agnes B. Alpuerto 10/16/2017

Compostela Police Station officially launched its partnership with the motorcycle-for-hire (habal-habal) drivers to further strengthen its campaign against illegal drugs in the northern town. “Habal-Habal Drivers Kontra Droga” aims to boost the sharing of essential information among…

Investors eye north Cebu: P1.4B Compostela projects

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 10/02/2017

CEV-Norkis tieup A residential development and a memorial park project worth P1.4 billion is expected to bring more economic progress to Compostela town, a third class municipality 31.6 kilometers from Cebu City. This developed after a Minglanilla-based…

Man burns neighbor’s house in Compostela

Winston Ensomo 09/25/2017

A 40-year old man set his neighbor’s house on fire in Barangay Poblacion, Compostela on Sunday night. Joselito Tejero allegedly used pieces of dry woods to burn the house of couple Raymond Blancia Di and Rachel Gomez.…

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