FACES OF CEBU: Francis Uriel Masbate, first-time voter

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/17/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A visionary. Responsible. Truthful. These were just some of the words that describe the ideal leader for Francis Uriel Masbate. Francis is an 18-year-old college studen taking up Architecture in Cebu City. Next…

Terrifying gush of water at Tinisig-uwang Falls caught on cam, 2 campers rescued

Doris Mondragon - Content Specialist 10/15/2021

CEBU, Philippines—A scary gush of floodwater was captured on video in Tinisig-uwang Falls, Barangay Budlaan, Cebu City on Friday afternoon, October 15, 2021.  Ramil Ayuman, head of the Cebu City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, posted…

Green and go for Pilipinas VisMin Cup second conference

Dale Rosal 10/15/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Games and Amusements Board (GAB) issued the clearance for the Pilipinas VisMin Super Cup to hold its much-anticipated second conference in Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Sur tentatively slated on November 6, 2021. The league’s…

Rainy Friday over Metro Cebu due to ITCZ

Micah Sophia C. Marcellones 10/15/2021

CEBU, Philippines — The Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) brought rains over Metro Cebu on Friday, October 15, 2021, the  Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) in Mactan said.  “Ang tibook Visayas makasinati ug madag-umon nga…

DSWD-7 relaunches Youth Development Session

Futch Anthony Inso 10/15/2021

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu—The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Central Visayas (DSWD-7) has relaunched this year the Youth Development Session (YDS). This is done to help prevent dropouts from Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps)-monitored children. YDS…

21-year-old transient nabbed with P1.7M worth of ‘shabu’

Paul Lauro, Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 10/15/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 21-year-old transient was nabbed after he was caught with P1.7 million worth of ‘shabu’ during a buy-bust operation conducted in Sitio Motra, barangay Tisa, Cebu City around 12:10 a.m. on Friday, October…

Free internet soon in all Cebu City barangays

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/15/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City residents will soon have free access to the Internet through barangay access points. This as the Cebu City Council passed an ordinance authored by Councilor Eduardo (Edu) Rama, Jr., that would…

PWD sakay for free launched in Cebu

Dyrecka Letigio 10/15/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Persons with disabilities (PWDs) now have a public transportation option that would ensure better mobility for them. The Bayaning Tsuper (BTS) party-list commissioned a service vehicle that can be booked by PWDs for…

Ellen and Derek’s hot pre-wedding film

Doris Mondragon - Content Specialist 10/14/2021

DALAGUETE, Philippines— Ellen Adarna and Derek Ramsay’s wedding is just around the corner. And the celebrity couple finally released their official pre-wedding film.  In an Instagram post, the Cebuana actress uploaded the video teaser  on Wednesday, October…

Road developer accuses Cebu City officials of alleged ‘under the table’ transactions

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/14/2021

Cebu City, Philippines–Road developer Ben Aratea accused multiple Cebu City officials of alleged ‘under the table’ transactions over his proposal to open a road from Barangay Pardo to Barangay Toong, Cebu City, for free. Appearing in the…

Dizon: ‘Maria Ressa’s award underscores one of the biggest challenges of our times’

Dyrecka Letigio 10/14/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa of Rappler should be an example of how press freedom must be protected at all cost. This was the statement of Cebu City Councilor Alvin Dizon in…

Vice and Ion attend Pride Night hosted by LA Lakers

Doris Mondragon - Content Specialist 10/13/2021

DALAGUETE, Philippines—Celebrity couple Vice Ganda and Ion Perez attended Pride Night hosted by the Los Angeles Lakers during their game against the Golden State Warriors at the Staples Center on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. In an Instagram…

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