‘JAIL THE PARENTS’

MAO BA? 02/06/2018

Cebu City Hall’s decision to only warn, not detain minors violating the city’s curfew ordinance drew mixed reactions from netizens. Jonathan Carlo Cortes wrote, “Warn the kids.. detain the parents.. their kids are their responsibilities anyway, not…

More foster parents needed to adopt Cebu’s homeless kids

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/31/2018

THE Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will target at least two couples per town in Cebu to become foster parents. Clavel Saycon, head of the DSWD-7’s Adoption Resource and Referral section, said there are only…

Keep kids away from gang leader, parents told

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 01/29/2018

PARENTS were reminded to strictly monitor their children’s activities outside school lest they be lured into joining gangs without their knowledge. “Ang ginikanan kay minor man na after dismissal time ila gyod ng check on ilang mga…

Kids chained in house of horrors; parents arrested

AP 01/16/2018

PERRIS, California — A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family’s home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions. Some of them were so malnourished that police officers…

Parents told: Do not allow your kids to light firecrackers

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 12/27/2017

NEVER allow your children to play with firecrackers and pyrotechnics. This was the reminder of Dr. Mari Leo FidelPataray, the chairman of Emergency Department of the Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC). Pataray said children that are…

3K students, parents in Lapu named junior police, parents brigade

Norman V. Mendoza 12/13/2017

After a month of training for the Junior Police and Parents Brigade, more than 3,000 elementary and high school mostly classroom officers, along with their parents, gathered at the Hoops Dome for their investiture ceremony on Monday…

Class suit

Editorial 12/07/2017

We hope that the boy who contracted dengue after being administered the vaccine Dengvaxia will recover from his ailment and that his parents keep a close watch over his health until after his system flushes out the…

Nova asks VACC’s help in probe of parents’ slay

Inquirer.net 08/01/2017

Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Princess Parojinog on Tuesday pleaded for the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption’s (VACC) help on the investigation of the drug raid that led to her parents and relatives’ death. “I write to…

Missing girl’s parents ask mayor’s help to locate her

Morexette B. Erram 07/25/2017

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña dangled an initial cash reward worth P20,000 to anyone who can provide information to the whereabouts of the 13-year-old girl who accused a Cebu-based lawyer-broadcaster of raping her. Osmeña’s announcement came after…

Train teachers, parents, pupils proper emergency response

Futch Anthony Inso, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 07/19/2017

  Training, not only for employees and officials of public schools, but also parents of students should be done on how to respond to emergencies like bomb threats. This was emphasized by Cebu City Councilor Dave Tumulak,…

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