Cebu City DSWS appeal: Don’t close Sta. Rita Center

Dyrecka Letigio 10/14/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Department of Social Welfare and Services (DSWS) is appealing to the City Council to keep the Sta. Rita Center for Women and Children running until the city can build a…

Fire burns 30 homes in Brgy Banilad, Mandaue City

Paul Lauro 10/13/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – At least 30 homes were burned when fire hit Sitio Mohon 2 in Barangay Banilad, Mandaue City on Wednesday, October 13. Damage caused by the fire was pegged at P300,000. In a report,…

Female Korean national survives shooting attack in Banilad

Mary Rose Sagarino 04/12/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — A 38-year-old female Korean national survived a shooting attack from an unidentified motorcycle riding gunman at past 9 a.m. today, April 12, along P. Remedio Street in Barangay Banilad in Mandaue City. Jiyoung…

OCSA head advices senior citizen group to seek DILG help in resolving election hullabaloo  

Norman V. Mendoza 02/01/2020

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu— Office of the Senior Citizens Affairs (OSCA) head Raul “Pokang” Cabahug advised the group of Barangay Banilad senior citizen president Manay Ben Yap to seek guidance from the Department of Interior and Local Government…

Early morning fire burns down house in Banilad

Alven Marie A. Timtim, Paul Lauro 09/16/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—A fire razed a house at the Santo Niño Village in Barangay Banilad, Cebu City at past midnight on Monday, September 16, 2019. The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) in Cebu City received the alarm…

Breaking: Fire alarm raised in Barangay Banilad

Paul Lauro and Alven Marie A. Timtim 09/03/2019

  CEBU CITY, Philippines ⁠— Personnel of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) in Cebu City are currently responding to a fire alarm near Helen’s Lechon located along Governor Cuenco Avenue in Barangay Banilad, Cebu City. BFP…

Drug suspect killed in buy bust

Nestle L. Semilla, Winston P. Ensomo 08/12/2017

A suspected drug pusher was killed in a shootout with the agents of Philippine Drugs Enforcement Agency in Central Visayas (PDEA-7) during a buy-bust operation in Barangay Banilad, Cebu City, on Friday evening. The suspect was identified…

MASTER KEGLER

Glendale G. Rosal 04/15/2017

Vivian Padawan can still vividly remember how the sound of a bowling ball landing on the wooden lane and crashing through the pins would scare off her son Aui. For Vivian, it was a heart-breaking sight seeing…

Land records not affected by DENR fire

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 03/14/2017

LAND records at the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) are intact. This assurance from Emma Melana, DENR regional director, comes after a fire broke out at the DENR compound in Barangay Banilad, Mandaue City, early…

NBI nabs fake investigator

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 02/16/2017

  CEBU CITY–A man pretending to be a special investigator of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) was arrested in an operation inside a restaurant in Barangay Banilad, Cebu City on Tuesday night. Avednigo Origenes, 40, allegedly…

VM Fortuna: Rehabilitation of Cabancalan wetland, not drainage, can solve flooding

Dominic D. Yasay 01/20/2017

THE Mandaue City government expressed worry over the Cebu City government’s plan to construct a drainage system as a remedy to control the floods in Barangays Banilad and Talamban in Cebu City, and Cabancalan and Mandaue side…

Youths undergo training in fight against sexual abuse among deaf individuals

PR 11/18/2016

THE Break the Silence project initiated by the Philippine Accessible Disability Services Incorporated (PADS Inc.), in partnership with Canada Fund for Local Initiative, through the Embassy of Canada in the Philippines and the support of Golden Orient…

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