Presidential legacies

Edilberto C. de Jesus - @inquirerdotnet 07/03/2021

Presidential deaths, even of those no longer in office, inevitably invite inquiries into legacy. But performance assessment, particularly with presidents limited to a single term, comes even earlier than the end of the administration, as it sets…

Cebuanos remember Kobe Bryant’s basketball legacy through artworks

Immae Lachica 02/01/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—  The Mamba mentality is manifested around the world following the tragic death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant. Here in Cebu, fans also found different means to manifest their love for the late NBA superstar.…

Efren ‘Bata’ Reyes may be losing his magic, but his legacy is intact

Mark Giongco‎ - INQUIRER.net 12/08/2019

MANILA, Philippines —The curtain is closing on pool’s most fascinating magician. For decades, Efren “Bata” Reyes weaved his magic on the pool table on his way to becoming the sport’s greatest. On Friday, however, Reyes may have…

Morris Garages brings legacy of iconic car designs into PH

motioncars.inquirer.net 12/10/2018

For the classic car aficionado and vintage car enthusiast, the letters MG evoke a lot of nostalgia with a rich automotive heritage dating back over 90 years. MG is one of the classic car kingdom’s most famous…

Legacy of good governance cited as Tingting laid to rest

Rosalie O. Abatayo 09/02/2018

For his family and friends, his body shall perish but the legacy of good governance instilled by former Cebu Gov. Vicente Ramon Jose Maria “Tingting” de la Serna shall remain. De la Serna was laid to rest…

Bizman’s ‘passion project’: Growing lola’s signature pastries’ legacy

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 07/15/2018

As a kid, Ingram Lim and his cousins grew up loving the treats that their Lola Loring would bake for them during family gatherings. Her pastries were unique and something they do not see being made or…

The legacy of Kapitan Imok

Nestle L. Semilla 01/24/2018

As a throng of about 2,000 residents of Barangay Ermita, Cebu City bid their controversial village chief goodbye some two weeks after he was waylaid by motorcycle riding men, a question arose in the minds of many:…

A sense of history, a sense of legacy

Mike Acebedo Lopez 12/29/2017

Early this month, I decided to go to the very top of the Empire State Building by myself. The last time I was in New York, I didn’t get to do a lot of touristy stuff since…

A legacy of stability and continuity

Madrileña de la Cerna 08/26/2017

Celebrating the 448th founding anniversary of Cebu province on the theme “Hiniusang Paningkamot, Kalambuan Karon ug sa Umaabot” gave me a chance to browse over the “History of Cebu Province” written by Dr. Resil B. Mojares. This…

Sir Bobby’s legacy

Malou Guanzon Apalisok 05/22/2017

Friday last week, I had the privilege of attending the “Convergence Meeting of Mega Cebu Leaders,” an annual event aimed to update stakeholders about ongoing projects and initiatives spearheaded by the Metro Cebu Development and Coordinating Board…

The Roberto Aboitiz legacy lives on after his passing

Victor Anthony V. Silva 04/17/2017

CEBU’S business icon Roberto Eduardo “Bobby” Aboitiz may have passed on, but government and business leaders believe his legacy will forever be remembered. Cebu Governor Hilario Davide III, who paid his respects to the bereaved family on…

Vicente Rama’s legacy of public service

Ricky Poca 02/27/2017

Vicente Rama was like any growing kid in that he was always in a rush to do the things he wanted to do which was to excel in anything he set his mind to. And like any…

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