Unique fun run in Cebu on March 25

Glendale G. Rosal 01/16/2018

A traditional garment worn in various countries in south Asia will be highlighted in an upcoming running event in Cebu. The Lunghi Run, slated March 25 starting at the Vibo Place in Escario Street in Cebu City,…

GICA ORDERED DISMISSED ANEW

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/21/2017

In a span of about nine months, suspended Dumanjug Mayor Efren “Gun-gun” Gica found himself in exactly the same situation. The Office of the Ombudsman ordered him dismissed from the service for falsifying his liquidation report and…

July

Simeon Dumdum Jr. 07/01/2017

July begins. July I have often ignored, and so far I have not written about. It is almost an anonymous month, a nondescript bridge to an August remembered only because of the flash floods. At noontime I…

Civil society groups hold protest against death penalty, EJK

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 05/08/2017

More than 100 members of different civil society organizations (CSO) in Cebu staged a protest in front of Cebu Provincial Capitol Monday morning against death penalty and extrajudicial killings. Fr. Robert Reyes, the running priest, led the…

LGBTQs, backers march for acceptance, anti-discrimination bill’s support

Morexette Erram 04/08/2017

On its second year, Cebu Pride March is not only calling for acceptance of the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) community but also for the enactment of the Anti-Discrimination Bill. Around 100 LGBTQ members, advocates,…

UP Cebu group leads Pride March in Cebu City

04/08/2017

The 2nd Pride March of Cebu City had around 100 lesbians, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) advocates and supporters marching down Gorordo Avenue to the Cebu Provincial Capitol Grounds in Cebu City earlier this afternoon. The event…

Two moms show women power in Air Force, Police

Izobelle T. Pulgo 03/29/2017

Two women are showing the way that gender is no hindrance in getting ahead in the male-dominated Armed Forces of the Philippines and Philippine National Police (PNP) organizations. Maj. Florianne Reyes of the Philippine Air Force and…

Women’s Month inspirations

Sofia Aliño Logarta 03/29/2017

Many features of this year’s Women’s Month celebrations will remain in my heart and mind. In the launching program hosted by the Cebu Provincial Women’s Commission, there was the the very inspiring story of Raquel T. Choa.…

Bustillo wins March title

Glendale G. Rosal 03/27/2017

MARIO Bustillo took the March crown in last Sunday’s Cebu Executives and Professionals Chess Association (CEPCA) Monthly Chess Tournament at the Cebu’s Knight Attack Chess Café at the Robinsons Galleria Cebu. Bustillo finished the five-round Swiss system…

Flash Elorde Memorial Awards on March 25

Glendale G. Rosal 03/16/2017

THE COUNTRY’S best boxers will be feted in the prestigious Gabriel “Flash” Elorde Memorial Awards and Banquet of Champions on March 25 at the Manila Hotel in Metro Manila. Leading the list of awardees will be the…

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