Banning of political events in Plaza Independencia: A solution or an excuse?

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 04/19/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Plaza Independencia or Independence Park is among the civic spaces in Cebu City where the public can freely conduct activities. It is one, if not the largest park in the city and has…

200 vehicles join Cebu for Leni caravan in Cebu City

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/16/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Two hundred (200) vehicles joined the Cebu for Leni Caravan in Cebu City on Saturday, a surprising twist to the simple motorcade planned by its organizers to support the Presidential bid of Vice…

Rama will no longer allow convergence in Fort San Pedro, Plazas, and Fuente Osmeña Circle

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 07/28/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Acting Mayor Michael Rama will no longer allow any convergence or gatherings in the city’s public parks. This includes Fort San Pedro, Plaza Independencia, Plaza Sugbo, and the Fuente Osmeña Circle…

Cebu and the days leading to February 25, 1986

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Filipinos may have different ways and beliefs in commemorating the EDSA People Power Revolution 35 years later. But the lessons from this pivotal moment in Philippine history remained true, and that it is…

[IN PHOTOS] Sinulog amid the pandemic: Just another day in Cebu City

Morexette Marie B. Erram 01/17/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Streets in Cebu City usually erupt in colors every third Sunday of January as millions visit here to celebrate the Sinulog Festival, the secular celebration in honor of the Señor Sto. Niño. They…

M Lhuillier presents Cebuanos with a symbol of hope this Christmas

PR 11/26/2020

Filipinos are known to be big on festivities, especially when it comes to celebrating the holidays. When it’s time to flip the calendar to the -ber months, it’s already the start of Christmastime in the Philippines. Christmas…

OVP to launch 7th dorm for frontliners in Cebu City

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/16/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Office of the Vice President (OVP) will be launching its seventh dormitory to shelter frontliners working in Cebu City. Vice President Leni Robredo, in a post on her official Facebook page, said…

Capitol, DPWH eye roundabouts instead of traffic lights in Cebu’s busy intersections

Rosalie O. Abatayo 11/07/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Would  roundabouts ease the traffic congestion in Cebu’s busy intersections? The Department of Public Works and Highways in Central Visayas (DPWH-7) Regional Director Edgar Tabacon revealed on Thursday, November 7, that they are…

133 volunteers join Basura Run – Special Edition

Immae Lachica 09/21/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Earth warriors in Cebu gathered earlier today, September 21, to once again collect garbage from uptown Cebu City streets. The Basuran Run – Special Edition was their way of celebrating the World Clean-Up Day, said…

Peaceful, orderly

01/16/2017

Long after the smoke had cleared and the last shred of garbage had been picked up from the city streets, there are at least two challenges faced by the city government that it needs to continually resolve…

‘Creative protests’ vs EJK, Marcos LNMB burial set today

Dominic D. Yasay, Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 12/10/2016

IT will be a creative protest this afternoon by members of the Cebu Citizens Assembly to commemorate International Day of Human Rights. A nativity scene will be used during their march from Sto. Rosario Parish Church to…

Prov. gov’t. accepts court ruling on Fuente Osmeña

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 08/26/2016

THE Cebu Provincial government will accept the ruling of the Regional Trial Court confirming ownership by the Cebu City government of the Fuente Osmeña Circle. In an interview yesterday, Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III said ownership of…

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