130-foot Divine Mercy icon’s construction in Consolacion expected to start in January 2020

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 11/11/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Fr. Brian Brigoli, chairman of the Shrine of The Divine Mercy de Cebu Foundation, Inc.’s technical working group, said that the construction of the 130-foot Divine Mercy statue in Barangay Garing, Consolacion town,…

Cebu’s Team Adroit seeking coach for upcoming tourney

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 11/08/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — In preparation for the upcoming MDL Chengdu Major this month, Cebu’s Adroit is scouting for a sixth man for the team. In a Facebook post in the official page of the Cebuano Dota…

Ginamos or hipon: Affordable appetizers for the Cebuanos

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 11/08/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — They do not smell nice especially when you are surrounded by containers of ginamos (fermented fish) and hipon (salted baby shrimps) at a public market.  But to many Cebuanos, these two are all-time…

#PresyoMerkado: Health benefits of onions and garlic

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 11/02/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Planning of cooking something special for the family today? Go now and visit the nearest market or grocery store for your shopping needs. And don’t forget to include onions and garlic to your…

Cebu’s Team Adroit declared champions in first ESL Clash of Nations

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 10/28/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A month after winning the VKGAME Battle of Dawns tournament, Team Adroit once again made history after they won the first ESL Clash of Nations series held in Siam Paragon in Bangkok, Thailand…

Was Facebook down?

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 10/24/2019

Cebu City, Philippines—Did your Facebook timeline just keep on loading earlier? Well, it could be because the social networking site may be currently experiencing issues. downdetector.com registered 181 reports on October 24, 2019 around 3 a.m., that…

USC graduate ranks sixth in pharmacy licensure exams

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 08/07/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—A graduate of the University of San Carlos is one of the topnotchers in the August 2019 Pharmacist Licensure Examination.  Herra Corazon Tan Salinas landed on sixth place with an average score of 90.55 percent. …

Cebu superheroine Wave joins ‘Marvel Future Fight’ game

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 08/01/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu represent! After Marvel introduced Pearl Pangan, aka Wave, as one of the newest superhero in Marvel Universe, the Cebu superheroine will join the superhero crew of the action-RPG (role-playing game), Marvel Future…

Moalboal Police to implement strict helmet policy 

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 08/01/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Starting Thursday, August 1, 2019, the Moalboal police will be implementing a new town ordinance imposing penalties on motorcycle drivers who are found driving without helmets. Police Sergeant Steward Bayang said that the…

2 Cebu grads top July 2019 Optometrist Licensure Exam

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 07/25/2019

Cebu City, Philippines — Two graduates from Cebu schools made it to the top 10 of the July 2019 Optometrist Licensure Examination. Shayne Allysa Pelingon of the Southwestern University (SWU)-Phinma placed fourth with an average score of…

Juan Paasa’s music video of ‘Summoning Eru’ to be aired on national TV

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 07/25/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—There’s more good news for fans of Bisrock band Juan Paasa. Just a few weeks after the song “Summoning Eru” made waves online, the Cebu-based band announced on its Facebook page on Wednesday, July 24, 2019,…

Liloy: The three-year-old boy with a three o’clock prayer habit

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 07/24/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — There is indeed a time for everything. For this three-year-old boy, 3 p.m. means going down on his knees for the Three O’clock Prayer to the Divine Mercy. Aloy Mago captured Rafa Tristan…

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