Capitol vows to start civil works for Malapascua circumferential road

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/22/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Cebu Provincial Government promised to implement another big-ticket project that has been planned for over a decade now. Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia, in a press conference, announced that she would continue her administration’s…

In Daanbantayan, clean up of election posters begins

Morexette Marie B. Erram 05/12/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Two days after the 2022 National and Local Elections took place on Monday, May 9, 2022, personnel from Daanbantayan town in northern Cebu began taking down campaign posters. The local government of Daanbantayan…

Bread Warriors team eyes bigger triathlon race next year

Glendale G. Rosal 04/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — After a successful staging of their first non-competitive triathlon event on April 2, 2022, the Bread Warriors Sports Team is ready to host a bigger race next year. The triathlon event dubbed the…

Mission accomplished: Daanbantayan caps off assistance extended in Lapu-Lapu

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/09/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — It was ‘mission accomplished’ for authorities from Daanbantayan who helped in the restoration and rehabilitation works of Lapu-Lapu City.  The local government of Daanbantayan announced that their 16-man team from the Municipal Disaster…

Daanbantayan donates P100K, water, sends personnel to help clear debris to Lapu-Lapu

Futch Anthony Inso 01/07/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — The Lapu-Lapu City government has received donations from the Municipality of Daanbantayan. Daanbantayan Mayor Sun Shimura has personally visited Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan on Friday morning, January 7, 2022, to help…

Pediatric vaccination in Cebu towns, component cities to start

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/11/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Several towns and cities in Cebu province are set to start the rollout of the COVID-19 pediatric vaccination. Bogo City in northern Cebu will begin inoculating minors age 12 to 17 years old on Thursday,…

One dead after motorbanca capsizes off the shore of Daanbantayan

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/30/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A female senior citizen died after floating off the shore in Daanbantayan town in northern Cebu for more than three hours when the motorbanca that she was riding on along with her relatives…

Daanbantayan to suspend physical novena Masses as town fiesta nears

Morexette Marie B. Erram 08/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines –  Starting Thursday, August 26, there will be no physical novena Masses in Daanbantayan’s churches. This after the local government there decided to impose restrictions for their upcoming fiesta this Monday, August 30. “Nasabutan…

Owners surrender loose firearms to Daanbantayan cops

Doris C. Bongcac 05/03/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Policemen in Daanbantayan town in northern Cebu recovered nine loose firearms during their implementation of the “Oplan Katok” program of the Philippine National Police (PNP) for the month of April. These firearms were…

Experience a fun summer escape in Carnaza Island

Doris C. Bongcac 04/11/2021

CARNAZA ISLAND, Daanbantayan – If you are looking for a quick escape from the busy city life this summer, Carnaza Island is a good place for you. When on the island, you sleep and wake up to…

Cherry blossoms in Daanbantayan town get public attention

Doris C. Bongcac 03/29/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Cherry blossoms are now in full bloom inside a private compound in the municipality of Daanbantayan in northern Cebu. And the presence of these beautiful flowers is beginning to draw attention, according to…

Boat captain from Malapascua feels ‘pandemic’s pinch’ as fewer tourists visit island

Doris C. Bongcac 03/20/2021

MALAPASCUA ISLAND, Daanbantayan – Many of those who depend on tourism for their livelihood were badly hit when the lockdown started a year ago in March 2020. Still, people like Rey Villamor, who is from Malapascua Island…

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