62 sea vessels cancel trips; hundreds wait in Cebu ports

Nestle L. Semilla 12/16/2017

STORM URDUJA’S EFFECTS Sixty-two passenger vessels remained at port as of 6 p.m. on Saturday, stranding hundreds of passengers in different ports in Cebu as sea trips were canceled because of tropical storm “Urduja.” These passenger vessels…

The monorail prospect

STEPHEN CAPILLAS 11/23/2017

Upon first learning about a press conference on a proposed monorail project for Metro Cebu from yesterday’s piece of Cebu Daily News columnist Jobers Bersales, (“Moving Cebu’s monorail forward”) I was reminded anew, rightly or wrongly (wrongly…

Hundreds join Cebu rally tackling EJKs and healing

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/05/2017

Teary-eyed and stuttering, Sister Ma. Elizabeth Dejan of the Religious of the Virgin Mary read the solidarity statement of Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma in front of different groups at the Capitol grounds for yesterday afternoon’s “Heal Our…

Hundreds join Red Cross fun run in Lapu

Norman V. Mendoza 10/26/2017

HUNDREDS of runners joined the “Million Volunteer Run 4” initiated by the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Lapu-Lapu–Cordova Chapter last Sunday at the Hoops Dome in Lapu-Lapu City. The activity was simultaneously conducted by 102 Red Cross chapters…

Hundreds of PUJ drivers to join Monday’s rally

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc, Nestle L. Semilla 10/15/2017

CEBU CITY—At least 200 drivers belonging to the Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operator Nationwide (Piston) in Metro Cebu cities will not ply their route on Monday morning to join a rally on Colon Street in…

Hundreds show up to remember Bishop Camomot

USJ-R Intern Rosalie Abatayo 09/27/2017

ON HIS 29TH DEATH ANNIVERSARY THINK of what you can offer instead of what you can get in return, said Cebu Auxiliary Bishop Dennis Villarojo as he remembered the life of Archbishop Teofilo Camomot in a Mass…

Reluctant beauty queen

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 09/15/2017

Ten years ago, my classmate Diane Luar backed out from being Ms. Cebu Daily News. Then publisher Eileen Mangubat and then executive editor Connie Fernandez agreed I was the most viable replacement for the Miss Press Freedom…

Hundreds gather in fight against human trafficking

Norman V. Mendoza 07/31/2017

  Hundreds of people from the different sectors who are dedicated to the fight against human trafficking gathered at the Hoops Dome in Lapu-Lapu City for the celebration of World Day Against Human Trafficking last Saturday. People…

Marawi evacuees boost economy of nearby town

Inquirer.net 06/13/2017

SAGUIARAN, Lanao del Sur – This sleepy fourth class town of 24,619 people scattered in 30 barangays, suddenly came to life as hundreds of people from Marawi City – some 10 kilometers away – started arriving on…

Hundreds flock to Robinsons Cybergate for last day of voters’ registration

Intern 04/29/2017

Hundreds of people are lining up at Robinsons Cybergate for the last day of voters registration today, April 29. According to Ma. Lhengeline Alensonoren, 32, a resident of Barangay Apas, Lahug, Cebu City, she had been waiting…