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Mactan car collision injures 5 college students, 2 others


  STALLED motorists passing through Barangay Pusok, Lapu-Lapu City had to make a double take upon reaching an area near the Mactan Export Processing Zone (MEPZ I) at around 2 p.m., Sunday. On the road were two badly damaged vehicles, a silver Honda Sedan and a gray Toyota Innova, that figured in a head on […]

Posted: March 19th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

A viable project


A proposal for a cable car system for Metro Cebu may seem yet another one of those “pie in the sky” pipe dreams being floated by some local officials eager to show off their technical knowledge to constituents without bothering to explain how it can be done given the existing government bureaucracy and the difficulties […]

Posted: March 15th, 2017 in Opinion | Read More »

Rains to persist in Cebu this week: Pagasa


ISOLATED rain showers and thunderstorms will continue to prevail over Cebu this week due to the tail-end of a cold front in the Visayas, the Mactan office of the state weather bureau Pagasa said yesterday. “The presence of northeast monsoon (amihan) which can bring cold winds and rains continues to prevail,” Pagasa Mactan weather specialist […]

Posted: March 12th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

RDC pushes for ten priority projects for Central Visayas


CEBU CITY–The Regional Development Council (RDC) in Central Visayas has endorsed 10 priority projects for the provinces of Cebu, Bohol, Siquijor and Negros Oriental to the national government. But the biggest will be the projects under the Metro Cebu Integrated Flood Control and Drainage System Master Plan worth P2.2 billion. The RDC also endorsed the […]

Posted: March 10th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

PAF presents newly acquired fighter jets


Two of the twelve FA-50 Light Attack Aircrafts acquired for the Philippine Air Force (PAF) modernization was presented at Mactan Benito Ebuen Air Base on Wednesday morning. The aircraft piloted by Filipino fighter jet pilots flew at 10:40 a.m. and conducted over-flight and familiarization flight missions in the Visayas Region, particularly in Mactan, Roxas, Kalibo, […]

Posted: March 8th, 2017 in Breaking | Read More »

Meet Waterfront Mactan’s new executive chef


  A Filipino citizen with Persian descent, Issam Al-Suhairy is the new executive chef of Waterfront Airport Hotel and Casino. Chef Sam’s cooking expertise came from his mother and grandmother. When he was still young, instead of going outdoors like most boys of his age did, he spent more time in the kitchen. He studied […]

Posted: March 8th, 2017 in Cafe,Uncategorized,What's Up | Read More »

Bo’s Coffee opens branch at Island Central Mactan


  Your Homegrown Brew, Bo’s Coffee, opened its 91st outlet at Island Central Mactan (ICM) IT Complex on February 21 to cater to the increasing number of coffee lovers in the area. “There has been a growing demand to open more cafes so we selected ICM, which is strategically located at the heart of Mactan, […]

Posted: March 7th, 2017 in Cafe,What's Up | Read More »

SEX TOURISM: Seven Koreans charged

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Seven, out of nine South Korean nationals arrested by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI-7) last Friday for engaging in a sex tour in Mactan Island were charged before the Lapu-Lapu City Prosecutor’s Office on Monday. The NBI recommended the charge of “Use of Traffic Persons,” defined and penalized under Article Section 13 of R.A. […]

Posted: March 6th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

CCC drops to 5th, Mactan soars to 3rd in PAL golfest


Davao City — It was a finish the Cebu Country Club (CCC) golfers would rather forget. Still in contention despite staring at a nine-point deficit going into Saturday’s final round, the Cebuanos, expected to make a solid pitch to defend their crown on the final day, unexpectedly submitted their worst score of the tournament to […]

Posted: March 4th, 2017 in Sports | Read More »



Chef Chele from Crimson Resort and Spa VASK  Tapas is the only Philippine restaurant to make it on the Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants list last year and the man behind is Chef Jose Luis “Chele” Gonzales who, in his travels around the Philippines, inspired a menu of Spanish modern gastronomy techniques with a twist of […]

Posted: March 3rd, 2017 in Life | Read More »