House of Lechon opens in Talisay

PR 03/16/2018

THE Southside finally gets to experience its first full-service Filipino-dining experience as House of Lechon opens its door in Talisay this March 31. With a wide selection of our favorite Filipino dishes, House of Lechon offers a…

Cebu’s premier spicy Lechon takes over Talisay

PR 03/03/2018

Cebu’s premier spicy Lechon is finally coming to the southside as House of Lechon opens its third branch in Talisay on March 12. Since November 2015, House of Lechon has been offering the best Lechon-dining experience to…

Miss Asia Pacific International 2017 winners to try lechon, visit Cebu landmarks

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 12/08/2017

MISS Asia Pacific International 2017 Francielly Ouriques of Brazil and her runners-up are now in Cebu for a three-day visit. Ouriques with Acacia Walker of New Zealand (1st runner-up), Valeria Cardona of Honduras (2nd runner-up), and Cebuana beauty…

Court hears petition of Rico’s Lechon

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 10/04/2017

    IN a bid to compel Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña to grant Rico’s Lechon its business permit, the owner of the company took the witness stand on Wednesday in a petition for the issuance of…

EMB- 7: Rico’s Lechon operating without ECC

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 08/24/2017

IT ISN’T just Cebu City Hall that is going after Rico’s Lechon. The Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) 7 is also in pursuit of the company after it found…

Rico’s Lechon fights back; fails to get TRO

Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Morexette B. Erram 08/22/2017

The management of Rico’s Lechon has sought court intervention to compel the Cebu City government to grant the business permits applied for by the company. A petition for mandamus and injunction filed by 3MRS Dionson Corp, which…

BUSINESS ‘CLOSED’

Inna Gian Mejia, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 08/18/2017

It’s not just Rico’s Lechon. There will be more. In his aim to crack down on establishments in Cebu City operating without securing a business permit, Mayor Tomas Osmeña has shut down two more firms yesterday. The…

Rico’s Lechon closure linked to mayor’s daughter-in-law

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 08/17/2017

Mayor Tomas Osmeña says ‘nothing personal’ THE owners of a chain of restaurants that sell Cebu lechon suspected that personal vendetta may be behind the decision of City Hall to close down two of its branches. Enrico…

Lechon seller arrested in Danao for unlicensed guns

Benjie B. Talisic, Winston Ensomo 08/17/2017

A KNOWN lechon (roasted pig) seller in Danao City was arrested on Wednesday evening for alleged possession of unlicensed firearms. Rommel Pinote, 55, was apprehended during a joint operation of the Provincial Intelligence Branch, Provincial Public Safety…

Tom orders 2 lechon branches closed for lack of biz permit

Inna Gian Mejia, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 08/03/2017

City Hall closed two branches of a local lechon chain for operating without a business permit, a violation of the Omnibus Tax Ordinance. Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña said the Rico’s Lechon branch along Panagdait Street in…