Phivolcs warns of increased chances of another Kanlaon eruption

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/15/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Volcanologists here warned of increasing chances for Mount Kanlaon to erupt. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) issued a warning on Monday, July 15, alerting the public of “increased chances of…

Garcia responds to Rama: Don’t blame me

Pia Piquero 07/15/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The rift between preventively suspended Mayor Michael Rama and Acting Mayor Raymond Alvin Garcia continues to widen as these two prominent political figures remain at odds. “Hatagi ko sa functions sa acting mayor…

Track oval measurement: Results awaited from third party surveyor

Niña Mae C. Oliverio 07/15/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Department of Education (DepEd) and Cebu City government are now waiting for the results of the track oval measurement from the survey of the third party contractor. DepEd Assistant Secretary Francis Cesar…

PRO-7 eyes PUV drivers overcharging commuters in Cebu

Emmariel Ares 07/14/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) is now eyeing drivers of public utility vehicles (PUVs) who are charging commuters higher fare prices than normal while various major events are taking place…

3 DepEd events in Cebu ‘safe and successful’ — police

Emmariel Ares 07/14/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Three major events organized by the Department of Education (DepEd) and held in the province of Cebu over the past week ended successfully with zero disruptions to the security coverage. This was announced…

Rama to Raymond: You better watch out

Pia Piquero 07/14/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The tension in Cebu City’s political landscape has intensified following preventively suspended Mayor Michael Rama’s expression of frustration toward Acting Mayor Raymond Alvin Garcia. “Maabot ang panahon magkita ta, I’m telling you. You…

Cebu City establishments with stray dogs urged: Get them sprayed, neutered

Niña Mae C. Oliverio 07/14/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The chief of the Department of Veterinary Medicine and Fisheries (DVMF) has urged all establishments in the city to get stray dogs spayed and neutered through their office. “Base sa City Ordinance No.…

Senator calls support for longer barangay officials term

Niña Mae C. Oliverio 07/14/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Senator Imee Marcos has once again rallied barangay officials for their support to extend their terms which is included in the senate bill she filed earlier this year. Marcos made this call during…

DepEd official reveals Palaro officials knew of ‘short’ CCSC track oval before event

Pia Piquero 07/14/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines —It turns out that some Palaro officials were indeed aware of the short measurement of the track oval at the Cebu City Sports Center (CCSC) before the country’s biggest sports event kicked off a…

FACES OF CEBU: Mark Muñoz, US-based professor and published author

Niña Mae C. Oliverio 07/14/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — When we were kids, we all had dreams and aspirations about what we want to become. Others dream of being a teacher, a doctor, a nurse, a policeman, and the list of those…

2 drug stings in Talisay, Cebu City net ‘Nanay,’ 12 others

Emmariel Ares 07/13/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Two separate drug busts in Talisay City and Cebu City on Thursday, July 11, led to the arrest of  13 drug personalities and the confiscation of P183,600 worth of illegal drugs. Moreover, two…

Cebu City policemen receive new rifles, patrol cars

Emmariel Ares 07/13/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Law enforcers in Cebu City have been given additional firearms and patrol mobile cars by the local government unit with the goal of enhancing their efforts to combat criminal activities and maintain a…

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