Carcar City’s century-old trees slowly regaining beauty

Immae Lachica 01/22/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines— A slow but beautiful recovery for the famous century-old trees of Carcar City is gaining attention online.  The trees are one of the highlights of the heritage city of Carcar with their lustrous green…

Forestview breaks ground for Forestview Homes in Carcar

PR 12/14/2021

CARCAR—Cebu-based real estate developer Forestview Realty & Development Inc. recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new residential development, Forestview Homes, last December 2, 2021. The event marked a significant milestone for Forestview as the 4.65-hectare economic…

Carcar lays down rules for celebrating city’s fiesta

Futch Anthony Inso 11/22/2020

CARCAR CITY, Philippines — The City Government of Carcar in the southern part of Cebu will allow devotees from other local government units (LGUs), who will be visiting the city during the fiesta celebration of its patron…

Jealous man drags girlfriend, jumps off 30-meter deep cliff in Carcar

Paul Lauro and Alven Marie A. Timtim 11/05/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A jealous 25-year-old man, who was desperate to have his 21-year-old common-law wife to quit her job and return home with him to Balamban town, decided to end it all by jumping off…

HVT living in front of brgy hall nabbed with P3.4M shabu

Alven Marie A. Timtim 06/26/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 45-year-old man, who lives in front of a barangay hall and beside an elementary school, was arrested after he was caught with P3.4 million worth of suspected shabu in Barangay Bolinawan, Carcar…

Provincial, district hospitals have enough beds — Gwen

Rosalie O. Abatayo 06/16/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines —  Amid the clamor of Metro Cebu hospitals getting “full,” Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia said the 12 district and four provincial hospitals managed by the Capitol have more than enough to cater to patients…

Carcar cops to illegal gamblers: If you keep on gambling, we keep on arresting

Alven Marie A. Timtim 06/14/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — “Kung magsige mo og sugal, magsige sad mi og dakop.” (If you keep on gambling, then we will also keep on arresting you.) This was the warning of Police Corporal Argie Noel Espinosa…

Carcar City tigbakay raid nets 18 men

Alven Marie A. Timtim 06/07/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least 18 men are now facing charges for violating Presidential Decree 1602 or the law on illegal gambling, after they were caught by the Carcar policemen in an organized illegal cockfighting activity…

27 close contacts of Carcar COVID patient cleared

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/21/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The 27 close contacts of the 17-year-old coronavirus disease patient from Carcar City, southern Cebu, have all tested negative of the infection. Carcar City Vice Mayor Nicepuro Apura made this announcement in a…

17-year-old kidney patient from Carcar City dies of COVID-19

Rosalie Abatayo 04/27/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 17-year-old boy battling a kidney disease has succumbed to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The boy is the fourth case of COVID-19 in Cebu province and the first in this city located some…

Carcar City cops walk several kilometers to deliver relief goods to poor families in mountain barangays

Alven Marie A. Timtim 04/18/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Have you ever tried traveling miles despite not having enough sleep and money for fare just to see the faces of loved ones you miss very much? Well, for the men and women…

Police: Man nabbed with P31M drugs is not a Grab driver

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The 42-year-old man who yielded P31 million worth of illegal drugs on Wednesday afternoon, April 8, 2020, is not affiliated with the Transport Network Vehicle Service company Grab. Police Major Gerard Ace Pelare,…

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