Narratives of change

Madrileña de la Cerna 03/24/2018

The concept of Paralegal Training was brought to the program of the Legal Alternatives for Women Center, Inc. (LAW Center, Inc.) as early as 2008 by the late Atty. Adoracion Cruz Avisado (retired judge from Davao City),…

March of art

Radel Paredes 03/10/2018

After the customary parade of exhibits and festivals held in the Arts Month of February, March continues the momentum with its own flurry of art related events. In Cebu, local artists continue to be very productive exhibiting…

Wreck of the motherland

Editorial 03/04/2018

If the honorable members of the Supreme Court (SC) think they have shielded themselves — in forcing Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to go on indefinite leave — from harassment by the executive and legislative branches of…

Bello: Private hospitals are no. 1 violators of labor laws

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 02/22/2018

LABOR Secretary Silvestre Bello III yesterday named hospitals in the country as the number one violators of labor laws. He said that more often than not, their workers are either underpaid or overworked, or both. Bello made…

Pray for preservation of life, family

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 02/17/2018

Palma urges flock CEBU Archbishop Jose Palma has called on the people to join the dawn procession and Mass on February 24, Saturday, to seek divine intervention amid the spate of drug-related killings in the country as…

Extra pair of eyes

Editorial 02/15/2018

A proposal by the Cebu City Traffic Operations Office (CCTO) to purchase body cameras to augment their operations is a double-edged sword, but it gained credence in light of a recent video that went viral on social…

Of new year, new vehicles, worsening traffic in Cebu, excise tax, and hellos

Carl Cabusas 02/12/2018

WITH the dawn of the New Year, comes also exciting news from the motoring sector and not so good news from the tax collecting agency. The New Year always brings a lot of hope; Hope for change,…

A question of connection

Editorial 02/11/2018

What is saddening about the weekend report on the boy Loloy and his drug involvement is that others of his age share his reality though researchers alerted Filipinos to juvenile drug dependency years ago. Within the last…

The tragedy of Valentine

Dr. Philip S. Chua 02/11/2018

LOVE is thick in the air once more, as powerful and triumphant as ever, inspiring people around the globe, as different societies celebrate it according to their own tradition during that special day called Valentine’s Day. Indeed,…

Forum discussed implications of ‘Godless’ bills 

Ador Vincent Mayol 02/03/2018

  Pro-life advocates in Cebu on Saturday held a forum to help people decide on issues concerning morals. Dr. Rene Josef Bullecer, country director of Human Life International, said it is important for every Filipino to have…