BFP urged: Audit old buildings with outdated fire prevention systems

Inna Gian Mejia 01/11/2018

BARUG Team Rama councilors plan to pass legislation requesting the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) to audit and inspect old buildings in Cebu City with outdated and busted fire prevention systems. In a press conference yesterday, the…

Sto. Niño devotees urged to deepen spirituality

Ador Vincent Mayol 01/08/2018

  Deepen your spirituality. This was the advice of the Augustinian fathers of the Basilica Minore del Sto. Niño in Cebu City to devotees as the 453rd Fiesta Señor will start on Thursday, January 11. In a…

Haze alert up

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo, Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Morexette B. Erram, Rosalie Abatayo 01/06/2018

People urged to protect selves from smoke, avoid area near fire scene Take precautions for the smoke coming from the ongoing Gaisano Metro Ayala store fire. Nagiel Bañacia, Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (CCDRRMO) chief,…

Visitors urged: Deepen your intentions

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 01/05/2018

PEOPLE GOING TO CAMOMOT MUSEUM AS MORE people are expected to visit the remains of the late Archbishop Teofilo Camomot in Barangay Valladolid, Carcar City, the priest on top of the process for the prelate’s sainthood called…

CG urged: Inspect ships ahead of time

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 01/04/2018

Acting Cebu City Mayor Edgar Labella called on the regional office of the Philipppine Coast Guard (PCG) to inspect vessels departing from the Cebu City port area ahead of time. Labella said he received complaints from businessmen…

Owners urged: Secure business permits early

Doris Mae C. Mondragon 01/03/2018

CEBU CITY TREASURER’S REMINDER Owners of business establishments in Cebu City, who need to secure special permits, new or renew or retire their business permits, are encouraged to secure these documents at the earliest time possible. Cebu…

Public urged to use ‘torotot’ instead of firecrackers

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 12/24/2017

The Chairman for the Emergency Department of the Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC), Dr. Mari Leo Pataray discourages the public from using firecrackers and urge them to instead use alternative noisemakers, like “torotot,” which is safe…

Businessmen urged: Practice fair trade

Rosalie Abatayo 12/16/2017

LOCAL businessmen are encouraged to always practice fair trade and abide by the “No Shortchanging Law.” Glenn Soco, Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) president, made this call after the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)…

Fast implementation of Expressway project urged

Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Morexette B. Erram 12/11/2017

FAST-TRACK the implementation of the P50-billion Metro Cebu Expressway project, which will traverse Naga City in southern Cebu to Danao City in northern Cebu, as this will ease traffic in Metro Cebu. Incumbent Naga City Mayor Kristine…

Tom urged: Reconsider decision on Ormoc aid

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 12/01/2017

ORMOC City may still receive their P10.2-million financial assistance from the Cebu City government after all. This developed after the Cebu City Council passed a resolution requesting once again Mayor Tomas Osmeña to reconsider his decision to…

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