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St. Isidore Parish Fiesta Invitational Cup gets underway in St. Bernard


UNIVERSITY of Cebu (UC) takes its first test under new head coach Raul “Yayoy” Alcoseba as the 2017 St. Isidore Parish Fiesta Invitational Cup gets underway today at the Saint Bernard Municipal Gymnasium in Southern Leyte. Also seeing action in the three-day tournament are the University of the Visayas (UV) Green Lancers, Southwestern University (SWU)-Phinma […]

Posted: May 26th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »



MARTIAL LAW GETS SUPPORT Netizens supported President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of martial law in Mindanao and his plans to extend it to the Visayas and Luzon in light of fears that the terrorist Maute Group may flee to neighboring Visayas and Luzon. One netizen named Einre Saniramsad suggested that martial law should cover the entire […]

Posted: May 25th, 2017 in Opinion | Read More »

1st Cebu Dragon Boat Fiesta gets underway today


HISTORY will finally unfold today as more than a thousand paddlers from all over the world converge for the 1st Cebu Dragon Boat Fiesta at the posh Cebu Yacht Club in Lapu-Lapu City on Mactan Island, Cebu. Thirty-four teams and an estimated 1,006 paddlers will compete in the race, which will be the biggest dragon […]

Posted: April 28th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

Cebu gets a taste of ‘BLISS’


CRITICALLY-acclaimed director Jerrold Tarog is no stranger to Cebu, as he made his debut mockumentary indie film “Confessional” here 10 years ago. The movie, which won several awards at the Cinema One Originals and PMPC Film Awards, as well as the Best Film at the First Features Section at the 10th Osian Festival of Asian […]

Posted: April 24th, 2017 in Life | Read More »

1st Mondigo Motocross gets underway


Over a hundred riders from all over the country will battle it out supremacy as the 1st Mayor Benjun Mondigo Motocross Cup revs off today in Medellin town north of Cebu. Among the homegrown talents to watch out for in the action-packed race are Jonjon Adlawan, Venil Abellar, BJ Pepito and Denmark Supatan. They are […]

Posted: April 22nd, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

Noble gets US police attaché post


CPPO CHIEF given california assignment Senior Supt. Eric Noble has relinquished his post as director of the Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO) on Thursday. Six months after he assumed the position, the 48-year-old Pangasinan native was given a new assignment as police attaché to San Francisco in California, USA. Chief Supt. Noli Taliño, director of […]

Posted: April 7th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Mandaue gets firefighting gears


Firefighting equipment worth half a million pesos were turned over to Mandaue City government by the Rotary Club of Cebu West at the city hall grounds on Wednesday. These included 30 fireproof coats with pants and boots and four sets of self-contained breathing apparatus. The donated firefighting gears are second hand but can still be […]

Posted: March 31st, 2017 in Community | Read More »

Cebu City gets first glimpse at Isuzu MU-X black series


A limited series of Isuzu’s hot-selling MU-X midsize sports utility vehicle (SUV) was introduced in a symbolic launching last Friday. The MU-X Black Series edition was unveiled at the Isuzu Cebu Inc. dealership at the North Reclamation Area in Cebu City in an activity that was described as “very strategic and historic.” Shojiro Sakoda, executive […]

Posted: March 20th, 2017 in Motoring | Read More »

Break the Silence Run gets needed support from Cebu City Government


THE CEBU City Government signified its support for the Break The Silence run that will be held this Sunday. The footrace held simultaneously around the world aims to raise the awareness of sexual abuse on deaf women and children. It will have 3-kilometer, 6k, 12k and 21k distances. The Cebu leg will start at the […]

Posted: March 17th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »

Jerusalem gets another title crack


It’s not often that you see a boxer getting another stab at a world title immediately after losing his previous title bid. Not if you’re Melvin “Gringo” Jerusalem. Because of his heads up performance last January when he challenged and lost to WBC World minimumweight champion Wenhang Menayothin in Thailand, the ALA Boxing Gym star […]

Posted: February 20th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »