It’s Houston vs. Golden State in Western Conference Finals

AP 05/09/2018

AS EXPECTED, the West’s top team Houston Rockets and the defending champions Golden State Warriors will be meeting each other in the Western Conference Finals. This developed after the Rockets eliminated the Utah Jazz with a 112-102…

Barangay Ermita under state of calamity

Morexette B. Erram 05/07/2018

Barangay Ermita is now under a state of calamity following a fire that razed over 90 houses and claimed the lives of two children. In an interview with Cebu Daily News, Ermita barangay captain Mark Miral said…

Life behind the numbers: The current state of HIV in Cebu

King Anthony Perez 05/04/2018

CONCLUSION With 52,280 reported cases in the Philippines since 1984, several government and community-led initiatives have been made to make people more aware of HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) and AIDS-related causes in the country. In Cebu City…

Life behind the numbers: The current state of HIV in Cebu

King Anthony Perez 05/03/2018

William and Mico (real names withheld) knew each other through a virtual encounter- in a social media application for men who are attracted to the same sex. They decided to meet up, and as soon as they…

Duterte declares state of calamity in Boracay

Inquirer.net 04/26/2018

President Rodrigo Duterte has declared a state of calamity in Boracay following its total closure for six months. He signed Proclamation No. 475 placing the villages of Manoc-Manoc, Balabag and Yapak under state of calamity. Duterte has…

State of calamity in Bgy. Basak Tamiya

Norman V. Mendoza 03/21/2018

IN order to access its calamity fund, Barangay Basak officials declared a state of calamity in Basak Tamiya, also known as Sitio Sto. Niño, which was razed by fire last Tuesday. Basak Barangay Captain Isabelito Darnayla said…

GARCIANO WANTS TO TURN STATE WITNESS

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 02/07/2018

Joshua Garciano was present when Philippine Air Force Staff Sergeant Mark Herbert Oberes was mercilessly beaten and set on fire inside a car in Barangay Valencia, Carcar City. But Garciano, 22, insisted his only participation was to…

State of calamity declared in three sitios in Brgy. Pasil

Nestle L. Semilla, Therese Mae Alegado 01/16/2018

  THE Cebu City Council yesterday declared a state of calamity in Sitios Lawis 1, Lawis 2 and Riverside in Barangay Pasil which was gutted by fire last Sunday, Jan. 14. The declaration of a state of…

Albay declares state of calamity

Inquirer 01/16/2018

  LEGAZPI CITY — The provincial board of Albay has declared a state of calamity in the province due to the threat of eruption of Mayon Volcano. Board Member Joseph Philip Lee, head of the Committee on…

Four Zamboanga del Norte towns under state of calamity

Inquirer 12/26/2017

  ZAMBOANGA CITY — Four towns in Zamboanga del Norte had a declared state of calamity due to heavy damages brought about by Severe Tropical Storm Vinta, an official said Tuesday. Praxides Rubia, the Zamboanga del Norte…