400 FAMILIES DISPLACED

Benjie B. Talisic, Fe Marie D. Dumaboc 01/14/2018

PASIL FIRE Ingracia Gabison, 70, was on the rooftop of her employer’s three-storey apartment when she saw a massive fire eating away the neighbors’ homes. Gabison, the househelper of Ingrid Maranga, did not want to leave believing…

Mambaling families lose homes, offered relocation

Nestle L. Semilla 01/08/2018

ABOUT 162 families in Sitio Tangke, Barangay Mambaling were left homeless after a court ordered demolition which took place at a privately owned lot yesterday. Judge Pamela Baring-Uy of the Municipal Trial Court in Cities (MTCC) Branch…

Kalunasan families ask Capitol’s aid on homes

Morexette B. Erram, Nestle L. Semilla 01/08/2018

Fearing they may lose their homes, about 23 families or 100 residents of Sitio Oprra in Barangay Kalunasan, Cebu City asked for help from the Cebu provincial government yesterday. The Kalunasan People’s Initiative Association Inc., represented by…

Kalunasan families worried over lot status

Morexette B. Erram 01/08/2018

  ABOUT 23 families in Unit 5, Sitio Oppra in Barangay Kalunasan Cebu City asked the province if the lot which they occupy is owned by the province or city. Bienvenido Buac Jr., president of Kalunasan People’s…

Families to stay at fire site in Talisay

Rosalie Abatayo 12/27/2017

The fire victims in Sitio Caduldulan, Barangay Lawaan 3 can rebuild their homes, unless the owners of the land will say otherwise. According to Delia Ybañez, Lawaan 3 Barangay Captain said that the privately owned lot was…

200 families in Talisay fire to get financial help

Morexette B. Erram 12/26/2017

Help has started to pour for the 200 families in Sitio Caduldulan, Brgy. Lawaan III, Talisay City whose houses were razed by a fire on Christmas Eve. Cebu 1st District Rep. Gerald Anthony “Samsam” Gullas visited the…

Families of fallen and wounded Marawi soldiers receive cash aid

Doris Mae Mondragon 12/21/2017

TO defend the country and bring honor to fellow soldiers who were killed in the Marawi siege, is the greatest reward that 1st Lieutenant Christopher Montecillo has received. Montecillo, of barangay Talamban, Cebu City, was one of…

DSWD-7 readies food packs for Urduja-affected families in Cebu

Futch Anthony Inso 12/16/2017

THOUSANDS of family food packs are being readied and pre-positioned by the Department of Social Welfare and Development in Central Visayas (DSWD-7) for quick delivery to families affected by tropical storm “Urduja,” especially residents of northern Cebu…

35 persons evacuated after Urduja rains cause floods in two north Cebu towns

Morexette B. Erram 12/15/2017

  Thirty five persons or seven families were evacuated in two northern towns in Cebu after rains brought about by tropical storm Urduja cause water levels in these areas to rise. Five families or 25 persons were…

CPDRC maps visiting schedule for families in Christmas

Morexette B. Erram 12/13/2017

Visiting privileges for the inmates in the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) for this Christmas have been extended up to Dec. 29. But in a press conference today, CPDRC deputy warden Audesti Miguel told reporters…

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