Will Rhea and Julius make it to ‘PGT’ grand finals?

Futch Anthony Inso 04/13/2018

A PROUD mother is asking Cebuanos to support her daughter who will be competing in the 4th live-semifinals week of ABS-CBN’s talent show competition “Pilipinas Got Talent” (PGT) Season 6 this weekend. Cristina Marquez, 59, a resident…

Sinulog Grand Finale now in full swing 

Doris C. Bongcac, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 01/21/2018

After thanking the Sr. Sto Niño for a good weather, Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña officially declared the Sinulog 2018 grand parade open. He also commended Sinulog volunteers, judges and even their special guests which included Tourism…

Veco: Balloon caused power outage during start of the Sinulog Grand Parade 

Doris C. Bongcac 01/21/2018

  The power outage experienced earlier today was traced to a balloon that got entangled with the primary line of the Visayan Electric Company (Veco) located along J. Tormis Street in Barangay Sambag 1, Cebu City. The…

Sinulog Festival grand parade kicks off with heavy rain, power interruption amid a signal shutdown

Doris C. Bongcac 01/21/2018

  A heavy downpour and power interruption were experienced while the Sinulog grand parade opening Mass was ongoing at the Cebu City Sports Center (CCSC). But the rain and technical difficulties did not stop Msgr. Roberto Alesna,…

Leyte’s Tribu Buyogan vows to give a grand comeback performance

Keith Anthony Fabro 01/19/2018

After missing out on Sinulog for two years, Tribu Buyogan of Leyte’s Abuyog town promises a grand comeback as the “dancing bees” will gracefully carry a climate change-focused message. Although “very pressured,” choreographer Ramero Palabrica said the…

Panglao contingent to make Sinulog Grand Parade 2018 comeback

Keith Anthony S. Fabro 01/19/2018

After a year of hiatus, contingent from Panglao, Bohol is making a comeback in this year’s Sinulog grand parade, with its performance featuring the love story between a Boholano and Cebuana. Choreographer Alex Salon on Thursday said…

No fireworks for Sinulog Grand finale

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/15/2018

Expect no fireworks during the Sinulog Grand Finale as Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña expressly prohibited it, the Sinulog Foundation Inc. said yesterday. “There will be no fireworks. The mayor would not allow it. We stopped using…

Fiel, San Pascual are Cepca grand finals champion woodpushers

Glendale G. Rosal 12/18/2017

YVES FIEL and Jerry San Pascual ruled the Cebu Executives and Professionals Chess Association (Cepca) grand finals chess tournament’s groups A and B, respectively, last Sunday at the residence of its president Jerry Maratas at the posh…

Sinanduloy celebrates silver with a grand show; promises Sinulog comeback 2019

Clint Holton Potestas 12/13/2017

Shrieks of purr pierce the silence. On this particular night, drums throb at the entrance of the gymnasium in Tangub City—a city walled by the long, jagged ranges of Mt. Malindang—in Misamis Occidental, north of Mindanao. And…

Cepca Grand finals set

Glendale G. Rosal 12/05/2017

  ALL is set for the grand finals of the Cebu Executives and Professionals Chess Association (Cepca) chess tournament on December 17. The tournament will be held at the residence of Cepca president Jerry Maratas at the…