Rizal Lane: Special gift for a nat’l hero

Morexette Marie B. Erram 06/19/2018

Cebuanos gave a special gift for the national hero, Dr. Jose Rizal, as they celebrated his 157th birth anniversary on Tuesday (June 19) by renaming a street to honor Rizal’s legacy and heroism. Vice Mayor Edgardo Labella,…

Rizal’s socks and the tartanilla

NESTOR B. RAMIREZ 05/29/2018

I finally got the chance to join this year’s Gabii sa Kabilin organized by the Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. (RAFI) and I was overwhelmed by public response and interest to their own heritage and culture. I was…

Cop hurt, 6 nabbed in Rizal buy-bust

Inquirer.net 05/05/2018

SAN PEDRO CITY-A police officer was wounded in a shoot-out between law enforcers and suspected illegal drug pushers in Cainta town in Rizal province on Saturday. Chief Supt. Guillermo Eleazar, Calabarzon police chief, said the members of…

Cebu City’s Rizal Library to open 24/7

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 03/07/2018

Starting tomorrow, March 9, the Cebu City Public Library and Information Center will open until midnight, and soon, for 24 hours a day after upgrades are in place. Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña made the announcement on…

Nepalese is Rizal in play marking hero’s day at Plaza Sugbo

Doris Mae Mondragon 12/30/2017

CorrespondentA NEPALESE student played the role of the Filipino national hero, Jose Rizal, during Saturday’s reenactment of Rizal’s life and works at the Plaza Sugbo, an event to mark the 121st anniversary of Rizal’s martyrdom. Bishal Ale…

Rizal Day, 1901

Jobers R. Bersales 12/28/2017

Tomorrow is the 121st anniversary of the execution of our national hero Jose Rizal at Bagumbayan. More than a day of remembrance, it is one of those few days of the year everyone anticipates, because being a…

CHEd halts field trips, school tours

02/21/2017

MANILA — The Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) is imposing a moratorium on field trips and educational tours in all higher education institutions (HEIs) to give way to an investigation on the bus crash that killed 15…

Way to go, DENR!

Atty. Gloria Estenzo Ramos 01/29/2017

It was a longing by so many. The historic Laguna de Bay, the country’s largest inland water spanning 98,000 hectares, can breathe again and be restored to its beauty and abundance. Composed of Metro Manila and the…

Remembering December 29, 1899

Jobers R. Bersales 12/28/2016

Because Jose Rizal is our national hero, Cebu remembers December 30, the day he was executed at Bagumbayan. We do not commemorate December 29, 1899, a day shy of three years after Rizal’s life was snuffed out…

Learning from Jose Rizal

Sofia Aliño Logarta 12/28/2016

I am looking forward to our studying nationalist movements because I am eager to share with my grade 7 students in Our Lady of Joy Learning Center the very interesting life of Jose Rizal. Although he lived…

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