Interventions eyed in Apas due to slight spike in cases

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 09/11/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Emergency Operations Center or EOC of Cebu City is preparing for interventions in Barangay Apas after new cases were recorded in the area for straight two days. On September 10, 2020, the…

Bacayan subdivision needs intervention for slight rise in COVID cases — Garganera

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 09/03/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A private subdivision in Barangay Bacayan, a mountain barangay in Cebu City, is currently the focus of attention of the Cebu City Emergency Operations Center (EOC) as a rise in coronavirus disease 2019…

Lockdown lifted in Sitio Callejon, some areas in barangay Bacayan

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 06/03/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella has ordered the lifting of  lockdown in Sitio Callejon in Barangay Labangon and some areas in Barangay Bacayan on Wednesday, June 3, 2020. In separate memoranda, Labella ordered…

Bacayan prepares school as isolation center

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/11/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Officials from Barangay Bacayan and the Cebu City government have started converting the Bacayan Elementary School into an isolation center to house asymptomatic coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients in the village. Bacayan Barangay…

Bacayan fire: Lechon manok outlet razed, house damaged

Benjie B. Talisic 04/20/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A fire in late afternoon of Black Saturday destroyed a lechon manok (roasted chicken) outlet and damaged a house in Barangay Bacayan, Cebu City. FO3 Ferlando Iban, fire investigator, told CDN Digital that…

Nine houses razed in Bacayan

Benjie B. Talisic 11/09/2018

A total of nine houses were razed by fire in Sitio Sugarland, Barangay Bacayan, Cebu City at around on Friday midnight (November 9). Fire Chief Insp. Noel Nelson Ababon of the Cebu City Fire Department said the…

The ‘dying’ bamboo trade

Morexette Erram 10/16/2016

Once a week, before a streak of sunlight touches the asphalt sidewalk of Gorordo Avenue, a mini-bus unloads more than 30 freshly harvested poles of bamboo from Cebu City’s hillside barangays Bacayan, Sirao and Talamban on the…

Bakery supervisor charged with theft

Izobelle T. Pulgo 09/07/2016

A BAKERY supervisor was charged with qualified theft before the Regional Trial Court after she allegedly failed to remit the bakeshop’s sales proceeds. The estafa complaint was initially filed by bakery owner Delia Manzano at the Office…

Abandoned baby boy found beneath tree

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 08/01/2016

POLICE found a newborn baby boy beneath a tree in Barangay Bacayan, Cebu City at 1 p.m. Monday. PO1 Alcindor Suico of the Talamban police precinct said they received a phone call from one of the barangay…

Armed men killed in shootout with police

Chito O. Aragon 07/06/2016

TWO armed men died in a shootout with police officers in a suspected drug den in Barangay Bacayan, Cebu City at past 2 a.m. Wednesday. PO3 Edario Manatad, homicide investigator, said the fatalities were only identified as…

Despite the traffic

Madrileña de la Cerna 07/02/2016

I learned to take a taxi frequently in 1995 when we moved to Villa del Rio in Bacayan, Talamban. At that time very few taxis reached our place because it was sparsely populated then. It was considered…

Bacayan drug raid

Chito O. Aragon 09/02/2015

Police confiscated at least 10 grams of suspected shabu after they raided a house in  barangay Bacayan, Cebu City last Monday. They also arrested the owner of the house, Arnel Aranque, 45, after the raid. Police said…

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