Samboan to upgrade roads, homestay options for tourists

Cris Evert B. Lato-Ruffolo 06/17/2018

Capitalizing on the influx of tourists in Cebu, the southern town of Samboan is working on upgrading their road networks and training personnel to keep up with international standards. Vice Mayor Emerito Calderon Jr. said they hope…

Voters turnout in Cebu

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 06/10/2018

There were only 75.6 percent of the number of voters in Cebu, who cast their votes during the Barangay Elections. According to initial data from the Cebu Province’s Commission on Election, out of 2,309,915 registered voters, only…

Fisherman dies after being struck by lightning in Balamban

Rene Alima 05/22/2018

A fisherman died after he was struck by lightning in the shoreline of Balamban town, northwestern Cebu at around 3 p.m.on Monday (May 21). Po1 Benjie Mabunay of Balamban police station identified the fatality as Victor Sagrados…

Davide hopeful on Alegria’s oil, gas production project

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 05/21/2018

Cebu provincial governor Hilario Davide III is hopeful that the oil and gas exploration in Alegria town would bear fruits of success. He said the project has great potential for commercial application which could benefit the town,…

Fire raze 27 houses in Minglanilla

Raul Constantine Tabanao 05/09/2018

At least 27 houses were razed in a fire that hit a residential area in Riverside Lower Lipata, Barangay Lipata in Minglanilla town, Cebu past 10 a.m. on Wednesday (May 9). FO1 Fulbert Navarro of the Minglanilla…

Barangays in Pilar town to be declared as ‘drug free’

Rosalie Abatayo 05/08/2018

All of the 13 barangays of Pilar town in Camotes will be declared as drug cleared. This makes Pilar the second LGU in the province to be categorized as drug cleared, next only to Bogo City. However,…

Man shot dead in Dalaguete drug bust

Rene Alima 05/01/2018

A man was shot dead after he allegedly drew out his gun in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Obong, Dalaguete town, Cebu on April 30 Monday afternoon. Joepit Cabrianna, from Barangay Bulacao, Talisay City died after he…

Bishops condemn killing of priest in Cagayan town

Inquirer.net 04/30/2018

TUGUEGARAO CITY — A young Catholic priest was gunned down on Sunday morning after saying Mass in Gattaran town, Cagayan province, police said. Fr. Mark Anthony Ventura, 37, was talking with choir members at the Barangay Piña…

Twelve-year-old boy drowns in Santander town

Benjie B. Talisic 04/22/2018

A 12-year-old boy drowned in Barangay Liloan, Santander Cebu past 2. p.m on Friday, April 20. Senior Insp. Marginette Yosores, the chief of Santander Police Station confirmed to Cebu Daily News that there was no foul play…

Town hall forum for Consolacion’s SK bets

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/19/2018

Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) candidates in Consolacion town, northern Cebu will take part in a town hall meeting to unveil their platform of government to their constituencies. This came after the Commission on Election (Comelec) office in Consolacion…

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