7-year-old boy dies after being hit by truck in Cebu City

Nestle L. Semilla 07/09/2018

A seven-year-old boy died after he was hit by a six-wheeler truck in Sitio Silangan 2, Barangay Tejero, Cebu City past 8 a.m on Monday, July 9. Personnel of Waterfront Police Precinct said the child (name withheld)…

19-year-old arrested for selling illegal drugs

John Michael Aroa 06/27/2018

A teenager was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Tangke, Talisay City around 6 p.m on Tuesday, June 26. SPO3 Yvonne Illustrisimo, investigator of Talisay City Police Station, identified the suspect as Christopher Badajod, 19, resident…

Same old problems to hound schools – ACT Rep

Inquirer.net 06/03/2018

ACT Teachers party-list Representative Antonio Tinio said on Sunday that schools will encounter the same problems when classes resume on Monday. “I think pagbukas ng klase bukas, makikita natin ‘yung mga dati pa ring problema. ‘Yung mga…

Gang war in Minglanilla injures 16-year-old boy

Rene F. Alima 05/28/2018

The conflict between rival gangs in Minglanilla town injured a 16-year-old boy in Barangay Poblacion on Sunday evening (May 67). According to Nicky Plarisan of Minglanilla police station, the boy was shot by three members of the…

96-year-old woman dies in Daanbantayan fire

Benjie B. Talisic, Rene Alima 05/27/2018

A 96-year-old woman died in a fire incident on Sunday morning, May 27, Barangay Poblacion, Daanbantayan town, Northern Cebu. According to Senior Insp. Adrian Nalua,  Marcelina Carbonquillo was trapped inside her house when the fire broke around…

BSP to demonetize old commemorative coins by April 2019

Inquirer.net 05/19/2018

MINTED FROM MID-1970S TO 1990S The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) announced on Friday the start of the demonetization process of several commemorative coin sets that were minted from the mid-1970s to the 1990s and urged to…

An old man’s cause: “Do not vote for narcopoliticians”

Futch Anthony Inso 04/24/2018

Carrying a placard and a flag, Renato R. Novero expressly discouraged voters to support narcopoliticians in the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections on May 14. The old man was seen roaming around the vicinity of Commission…

Albayalde backs return of old police ranks

Inquirer.net 04/02/2018

Bringing back the old rank classification of the Philippine National Police, making it the same as that of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, will stop the confusion between the two groups, according to the Metro Manila…

BFP urged: Audit old buildings with outdated fire prevention systems

Inna Gian Mejia 01/11/2018

BARUG Team Rama councilors plan to pass legislation requesting the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) to audit and inspect old buildings in Cebu City with outdated and busted fire prevention systems. In a press conference yesterday, the…

500 people rush to beat deadline to change old bills

Victor Anthony V. Silva 12/29/2017

  CRESCENCIA Oliverio arrived at the regional office of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) in Cebu City on Friday with more than just enough time to have her old peso banknotes exchanged for new ones. Traveling…

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