A ‘bittersweet’ win for son who beat his dad in brgy polls

Futch Anthony Inso 05/17/2018

Jackson Matbagon can still vividly remember the time when he was proclaimed as village chief of Barangay Caubian in 2013. He said he celebrated that victory with his whole family including his father who pushed him to…

Dad on junking Kawit JVA deal: Gov’t is delivering public service

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/17/2018

  THE thrust of government is not to venture into businesses but to deliver public service. Cebu City Councilor Joel Garganera said this amid Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmena’s accusation against opposition councilors about them sending away…

Radaza hands cash reward to police officer who apprehend city dad

Norman V. Mendoza 05/11/2018

Lapu-Lapu city councilor Roque Wagwag has admitted his traffic violation last month. In an interview yesterday, he said he was driving his motorcycle and forgot to wear his helmet as he was only buying something at a…

Osmeña richest dad in council

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/02/2018

CEBU City Councilor Renato Osmeña Jr. is the richest councilor in the city, dethroning Councilor Mary Ann de los Santos, who posted the highest net worth last year. Most of the elected officials in the Cebu City…

Cebu City dad pushes bid to create Smoke-Free Task Force

Nestle L. Semilla 04/29/2018

In order to for the executive order (EO) of President Rodrigo Duterte on smoke-free environment to be fully implemented, a task force overseeing this should be created said a Cebu City official. Councilor Raymond Garcia said he…

Former Lapu dad receives Red Cross service award

Norman V. Mendoza 04/20/2018

A lone Cebuano was awarded by the Philippine National Red Cross with a Doña Aurora Aragon Quezon Award during its 32nd Biennial National Convention at the Manila Hotel last April 11-13. The Aurora Aragon Quezon Award was…

Dad to ask DPWH to postpone work on south corridor projects

Nestle L. Semilla 03/11/2018

Request to prevent traffic caused by underpass project in Cebu City from worsening Cebu City Councilor David Tumulak will ask the Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) to postpone some of the road…

Drug peddler escapes, dad shot dead

Benjie Talisic 02/24/2018

OPERATIVES of the Mabolo Police Station yesterday arrested a suspected drug pusher and gunned down the latter’s father in an anti-drug operation in Barangay Luz, Cebu City. Chief Insp. Clark Ariola, chief of the Mabolo police, said…

MAO BA?

MAO BA? 01/26/2018

Outrage over dad, cop’s casino arrest Netizens have expressed outrage over the arrest of a policewoman and a municipal councilor who were caught gambling inside a casino in Lapu-Lapu City. Puck’s Carding Panugaling wrote, “Dako naman ug…

Dad to Mayor Tom: Focus on work not politics

USC Intern Therese Alegado 01/26/2018

We should focus more on our work now as city officials instead of engaging in politics. Cebu City Councilor Joel Garganera, a member of the Barug Team Rama, made this call amid claims that the Barug Team…