DPWH to close Mananga bridge for rehabilitation

Rosalie Abatayo 04/17/2018

The Department of Public Works and Highway (DPWH) Second District Chief Engineer Leslie Anthony Molina pushes for a full closure of the city-bound portion of Mananga Bridge 3 for rehabilitation and preventive maintenance. Molina said that they…

Promoting rehabilitation of the differently abled through sports

Ray Charlie Diaz 03/02/2018

PADS wheelchair basketball Over 35 aspiring athletes participated in the Philippine Accessible Disability Services (PADS) Inc. Wheelchair Basketball Program at Mandaue City Cultural and Sports Complex (MCCSC). PADS Inc. Executive Officer John Paul Maunes headed the sports…

Hopes high for Butuanon River’s rehabilitation

Norman V. Mendoza 11/22/2017

There was indeed hope for the Butuanon River to be rehabilitated after environmentalist and former Environment Secretary Gina Lopez assessed the river’s current situation in a visit yesterday in Mandaue City. Various stakeholders from the Department of…

One more building with 30 stragglers to clear and it’s over

Inquirer.net 10/23/2017

MARAWI CITY – Just one two-storey building to clear out and it’s all over. Col. Romeo Brawner Jr., deputy commander of Joint Task Group Ranao, said on Sunday that the troops would “do everything to finish the…

Senators call for speedy Marawi City rehabilitation

Inquirer.net 10/16/2017

Senators on Wednesday lauded the combined efforts of the military and police in Marawi City, as the end of the months-long siege draws closer with the death of terrorists Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute. But after the…

60 inmates lose visitation rights

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/06/2017

The management of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) ordered the suspension of visitation privileges of 60 inmates on Friday, a day after shabu was found from inside the detention cells that they occupy. Roberto…

Gov’t needs P1B for rehab of quake-hit areas in Leyte

USJ-R Intern Rosalie O. Abatayo 09/08/2017

Around P1 billion is needed to rehabilitate earthquake-stricken towns in Leyte province. The estimate is contained in a report by the members of the Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) team of the National Economic and Development Authority…

Developers turn over 10 lots to Mandaue City

Miguel Ernest E. Ermac 08/28/2017

TWO developers turned over 10 lots with private roads to the Mandaue City government Monday morning. F.F. Cruz & Co. Inc turned over six lots while Mareco Developers turned over four lots for maintenance and rehabilitation. During…

Living CTRC’s four-walled life

Agnes B. Alpuerto 08/27/2017

KICKING DRUG ADDICTION What a journey it has been, and the end is not in sight,” the women sang in chorus, with arms held together. “But the stars are out tonight, and they’re bound to guide my…

‘Enlightening’ inquiry

Editorial 05/30/2017

What did the congressional inquiry into the strip search conducted on inmates of the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) achieve or hope to achieve provided it is an ongoing investigation? Not much, except giving former…