The persons arrested for allegedly trying to kidnap four schoolchildren in Minglanilla town last March 16 will have time to answer the charges to be filed against them, but the incident awoke bad memories of the kidnap-murder of Ellah Joy Pique in 2011. To recall, six-year-old Ellah Joy was invited by a woman to ride […]
FED UP WITH DUTERTE This city official seems to be fed up with repeated pronouncements by President Duterte on the illegal drug menace and its infiltration of government agencies and barangays all over the country. He said the President’s language and approach seems to be promoting animosity among government agencies and local governments. “Buang man […]
By: Simeon Dumdum Jr.
It takes upwards of twenty minutes to travel by car from our village to the city. The road skirts a channel, which offers an expansive view of the sea and the boats leaving and arriving, and of an island on the other side. Halfway through, the car mounts a bridge and then one sees, across […]