Motorist faces charges for locking self inside car

Norman V. Mendoza 09/15/2017

CHARGES were filed against a car driver who locked himself inside his vehicle for 10 hours after he was apprehended by traffic officers in Lapu-Lapu City. Manuel Guinez faces charges of disobedience and resistance to arrest for…

Motorist killed in Dalaguete mishap

Rene F. Alima 06/04/2017

A MOTORIST died in a three-vehicle collision at the national highway of Barangay Tapon, Dalaguete, southern Cebu at 8 p.m. last Saturday. PO3 Reynaldo Vidas of the Dalaguete police identified the 50-year-old victim as Edwin Bruce, a…

South Cebu travelers told: Be prepared for weekend traffic

Edison Delos Angeles, Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 03/30/2017

Plan your weekend travel. Traffic officials of the cities of Cebu and Talisay said traffic congestion might become a problem for south Cebu residents with the closure of the flyover in Barangay Tabunok, Talisay City, starting on…

Motorist in road mishap yields gun, “shabu”

Benjie Talisic 03/25/2017

A motorist who figured in a road accident on Wednesday evening ended up under hospital arrest after a responding policeman and the rescue team found a gun, live ammunition and drugs in his possession. Gilberto Encina, 30,…

Motorist who recorded video seeks protection; group offers legal aid

Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 03/20/2017

  FEARING for his safety, the owner of the video that supposedly showed the son of a controversial businessman shooting a Cebuano nurse asked for protection from authorities. Cebu City Councilor Dave Tumulak said the owner of…

Abusive motorists

Editorial 03/20/2017

The road rage incident supposedly involving David Lim Jr. would serve as both a warning to motorists to keep their tempers in check and a reminder to them that their abusive actions won’t go unnoticed. The person…

No illegal arrests, assures Taliño

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 12/02/2016

A day after Police Director General Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa declared the country under terror alert level three, Chief Supt. Noli Taliño, director of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7), assured the public that they…

Right to road space

Stephen D. Capillas 12/01/2016

Yesterday kicked off the month-long observance of the annual Yuletide season or Christmas as the global Christian community calls it. While the prevalent atmosphere and mood on the streets is usually one of festivity and cheer, it’s…

LGUs’ role in resolving traffic

Editorial 11/23/2016

Would taking mass transportation at least once a week make Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade and his directors more than capable of making sound policy decisions on traffic management? That was one of the provisions of House Bill…

Motorists told: Avoid roads to Capitol on Sunday

Dominic D. Yasay 11/17/2016

MOTORISTS are advised to avoid roads leading to the Capitol Grounds and roads from the Capitol along Osmeña Boulevard leading to the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral from noon until late evening on Sunday. The Cebu City Transportation Office…