One hundred years of UP Cebu

Raymund Fernandez 04/10/2018

Professor Madrilena de la Cerna remembers it as the “college that refused to die.” At one point in its history, the Philippine Congress “forgot” to include this state run Junior College in the national budget. This was…

Mövenpick’s 70 years of culinary excellence

Aissa A. Dela Cruz 03/23/2018

I HAVE always been fascinated by the story of how Mövenpick founder Ueli Prager was inspired by the feeding action of a seagull (mowe in German) swooping down to skillfully pick up food in mid-flight, as he…

20 events in 20 years

Dennis Singson, Doris C. Bongcac 02/08/2018

In the 20 years since the maiden issue of Cebu Daily News on Feb. 8, 1998, it has become a witness to and chronicler of the events that shaped Cebu in the last two decades. These include…

CDN through the years

Rick Gabuya 02/08/2018

February 7, 1998. The Cebu Daily News newsroom was buzzing with activity. Excitement and anxiety choked the cramped and constricted house-turned-office along Escario Street. Everyone was on tenterhooks as editors try putting on the finishing touches on…

20 years forward

Raymund Fernandez 02/06/2018

Artists and designers ought seriously consider the archival qualities of their works. The archival qualities of the medium or material are only the first considerations. Certain media and materials last hundreds of years. But the idea of…

Stories to relive a hundred years

Madrileña de la Cerna 02/03/2018

I started attending alumni homecomings of the UP Alumni Association Cebu Chapter in 1998 and since then I never missed a single homecoming. The first two homecomings were very memorable because the late Atty. Prospero Manuel, an…

Tabok library

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 02/02/2018

Public high school teacher Jaclyn Cecile “Jackie” Velasco-Chavez sent an ecstatic note a few days ago informing me that the Tabok National High School’s library scored 59 out of 60 points in the recent evaluation conducted by…

Queblatin gives Ateneo 11-U title

Mars G. Alison 01/27/2018

  Eleven-year-old Marco Queblatin shed tears of joy after scoring the lone goal that gave Ateneo the 11 Under Mix title of the 5th Titans Football Cup Saturday afternoon at the PAREF Springdale football field in Lahug,…

Participants speak up: This year’s race better

Brian Mikhael J. Ochoa, Glendale G. Rosal 01/14/2018

MORE freebies, more food and more entertainment. These were what participants noticed that made this year’s edition of the Cebu Marathon better than the previous edition of the annual footrace. “It’s better this year. There is food,…

WATCH: Cops ready for New Year’s Eve revelry

Nestle L. Semilla 12/29/2017

Information Officer of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) Supt. Reyman Tolentin discourages the people from lighting firecrackers in residential areas during the revelry. Tolentin said that those who will be caught proliferating or using…