Springtime mind food

JASON BAGUIA 03/27/2018

Kyoto — Scholars of ethics, religion, philosophy, and psychology from around the world gathered in the city of Kobe from March 22 to 24 last week to share the latest research in a conference with the theme…

Region can’t send food packs to Albay due to scarcity of NFA rice

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 02/20/2018

THE Visayas Disaster Response Center (VDRC) has turned down the request for food relief for the victims of Mayon volcano in Albay, due to the scarcity of National Food Authority (NFA) rice in the region. VDRC Supervising…

Food poisoning downs scores of elem students

Futch Anthony Inso 02/10/2018

  Scores of elementary school children attending a forum on Islamic culture and products at the Eco-Tech Center in Lahug were rushed to different Cebu City hospitals on Thursday night in what authorities believed was a case…

Junk food ban

Editorial 01/30/2018

While the Provincial Board may have good intentions to propose a ban on soft drinks and junk food in school campuses, it’s doubtful whether school officials can realistically enforce it. To be honest, there are scores of…

Spoiled food downs 6 Sinulog revelers

Nestle Semilla 01/22/2018

SIX persons including four minors were brought to the Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) during the Sinulog Grand Parade on Sunday due to food poisoning. Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (CCDRRMO) head Nagiel Bañacia said…

Six hospitalized for food poisoning

Nestle L. Semilla 01/22/2018

Six persons were rushed to the Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) on Sunday, January 21 due to food poisoning. According to the Chief of the Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (CCDRMO) Nagiel Bañacia, Laboratory findings…

Ban the sale of soft drinks, junk food in schools

Morexette B. Erram 01/19/2018

A proposed ordinance banning the sale of sugar-based drinks and junk food within 50-70 meters from elementary and secondary schools in Cebu will soon be presented to the Cebu provincial board for deliberation. Provincial Board (PB) member…

A night of food, music, dances in Cebu for 300 balikbayans

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 01/19/2018

BALIK CEBU DINNER Filipino cuisine and Cebuano music with a modern twist gave balikbayans a feel of home once again during the Balik Cebu welcome dinner and entertainment last Thursday evening. At least 300 balikbayans participated in…

Be wary of street food, DOH says

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/14/2018

Chloe Cantunao is one of many patrons of street food sold in Colon Street, Cebu City. He said he could spend P80 a day eating such fare as siomai (steamed dumpling), saang (conch shells) and balut (fertilized…

Fire hits food processing factory in Mandaue

Norman Mendoza 01/12/2018

Fire gutted a canning and processing meat factory in Mandaue City, early morning on Friday. The alarm was received past 4 a.m. and was raised to third alarm at 4:39. Lami Foo Products, producers of canned beef,…