New patrol car damaged in City Hall parking lot accident

Benjie Talisic 02/24/2018

Just a few days after the Cebu City Police Office chief turned over the new patrol car, the Mitsubishi Montero, to the police precints and stations in Cebu City, the one issued to the Talamban Police Precinct…

Rebuilding lives and damaged homes

Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Nestle L. Semilla 02/20/2018

TRAGIC MONDAY Monday, February 19, saw a string of tragic events in Cebu: an early morning accident at the South Road Properties (SRP) involving an MPV and two motorcycles, which killed two people; the noontime ambush of…

FIRE AND RAIN ALERT

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Benjie B. Talisic 01/16/2018

As heavy rain poured over Cebu and nearby islands, some 28 families or over 80 individuals lost their homes in a fire that gutted at least eight houses in Barangay Duljo-Fatima, Cebu City, on Tuesday morning. It…

Mandaue fire leaves 200 homeless, 22 homes damaged

Doris C. Bongcac, Norman V. Mendoza 06/05/2017

  AT least 200 individuals were left homeless after a Monday morning fire hit a thickly populated community in Barangay Paknaan, Mandaue City. Data from the city’s command center and the barangay hall showed that a total…

54 houses destroyed, 4 damaged in Iloilo City fire

Inquirer.net 04/16/2017

ILOILO CITY — At least 54 houses were destroyed while four others were damaged when fire hit Barangay Lopez Jaena Norte in La Paz District, Iloilo City, past midnight on Sunday. The fire broke out at 12:30…

Guadalupe fire destroys 4 houses

Nestle L. Semilla 02/21/2017

Four houses were destroyed while three others were damaged when fire broke out in Nichols Heights, Barangay Guadalupe, Cebu City on Tuesday noon. SFO2 Emiliano Daño, fire investigator from the Cebu City Fire Department, said they received…

A damaged institution

02/07/2017

In view of the retirement of several justices and the appointment of their replacements by President Duterte, retired chief justice Artemio Panganiban is often asked whether the Supreme Court can be relied upon to uphold constitutional rights…

Unfinished road

Junjie Mendoza 12/30/2016

Vehicles have to slow down when they reach this unfinished concrete road along Legaspi Street corner MJ Cuenco Ave. , Cebu City. This road was a subject of a complaint that t was reported last November. The…

Fire razes 50 houses in Sitio PC Hills

Carmel Loise Matus 06/24/2016

Fire razed 50 houses and damaged 10 more at Sitio PC Hill Lower road in Barangay Apas, Cebu City at around 12 noon Friday. After initial investigation. Barangay Apas Captain Ramil Ayuman said that the fire totally…

Kawasan Falls: A paradise lost to Queenie

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 11/30/2014

KAWASAN Falls – the multi-layered waterfalls considered as the pride of Badian town – was an unimaginable picture of devastation as the weather cleared the day after tropical depression Queenie unleashed its wrath over southern Cebu. Badian…