Fastfood outlet in Cebu City mall loses P60K to fire

and Gerard Francisco, Morexette Marie B. Erram, Paul Lauro 03/05/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A Thursday afternoon fire that broke out inside a mall along Sanciangko Street, Cebu City caused P60,000 worth of damage on a fastfood chain outlet. Firefighters in Cebu City received the alarm at…

Fire hits fastfood outlet inside downtown mall

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Paul Lauro and Gerard Francisco 03/05/2020

CEBU CITY — A fire broke out inside a fastfood chain outlet inside a mall in downtown Cebu City, Thursday afternoon, March 5. Firefighters from the Cebu City Fire Department received the fire alarm around 4:45 p.m.…

ABC Prime’s three tower project to rise in downtown Cebu City

Marc Cosep 01/25/2020

Cebu will soon have a new landmark as new property developer ABC Prime is developing a three-tower mixed used project in downtown Cebu City. Adding to the expanding boom of towers in the city, ABC Prime’s Tower…

Walking as traffic solution in downtown Cebu City feasible — NEDA

Rosalie Abatayo 01/22/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Walking in some streets of Cebu City’s downtown areas as a solution to the worsening traffic may soon be implemented. This after  National Economic Development Authority Central Visayas (Neda-7) Director Efren Carreon confirmed…

Last-minute school supply shoppers flock Cebu City’s bazaars

Rosalie O. Abatayo 06/02/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Last minute back to school shoppers filled the bazaars in downtown Cebu City on Sunday, June 2, a day before the start of classes in public schools on June 3. Several parents and…

DepEd tell schools to strengthen child protection policy after teacher’s arrest in lodge with minor student

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/23/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Department of Education in Central Visayas (DepEd-7) has urged school administrators to strengthen their child protection policy following the arrest of a male teacher accused of sexually abusing his 17-year-old male student.…

Some downtown Cebu City streets to be closed on Sunday, Feb. 24, for Duterte’s visit

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/23/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Motorists, who are bound for downtown Cebu City, are advised to start looking for alternative routes since several roads will be closed from traffic tomorrow, Sunday (February 24) for the visit of President…

Two found dead inside hotel in downtown Cebu City

Benjie Talisic 01/08/2019

A man and a woman were found dead with gunshot wounds to the head in a hotel in downtown Cebu City late Monday night, January 7, 2019.…

Cebu City takes over management of downtown night market

Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/12/2018

CEBU CITY, Philippines -Starting tomorrow, Thursday (December 13), the night market in several streets of downtown Cebu City will be exclusive for residents and voters of the city. Francisco Fernandez, the executive assistant of Cebu City Mayor…

A ‘game changer’

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 10/05/2018

Hotel investment seen to bring in more investors, put more life to Cebu City’s ‘real downtown area’ Long before the developments in business districts in the city, the downtown area of Cebu City was the bustling center…

Traditional healing in downtown Cebu

Delta Dyrecka Letigio USJ-R Journalism Intern 09/11/2018

Mark and Susan have a three-month-old baby who just started teething. At night, the young couple barely gets to sleep as their child constantly wails in pain at the growth of his first molars. After several days…

THE LOST BOOKSTORES OF DOWNTOWN CEBU (Part 2)

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 08/01/2018

JANE’S WALK I HAVE never been to the Cebu Music House or Gaisano Super Bookstore. My earliest memory of downtown Cebu was the Gazini Plaza, where my mother bought me a copy of a Cinderella book for…

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