CPPO chief: Police presence on streets needed to assure security, promote tourism in LGUs

Rosalie Abatayo 11/15/2019

SIBONGA, Cebu — The police should set out to the streets and collaborate with other law enforcers to establish their presence and prevent criminality. Police Colonel Roderick Mariano, provincial director of the Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO),…

SOGIE bill won’t promote equality; only ‘special’ rights to LGBT – solon

08/29/2019

MANILA, Philippines — Instead of promoting equality, the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) Equality bill will only “unduly give special rights” to some members of society at the expense of others, a lawmaker said…

Health department to conduct door-to-door campaign to promote immunization

Futch Anthony Inso 10/22/2018

The Cebu City Health Department will be conducting a door-to-door campaign to encourage Cebuanos to have their children immunized. Dr. Michelle Linsalata, program coordinator of the Cebu City Health Department, hoped that parents will voluntarily submit their…

GFC, FundLife Int’l aim to further promote futsal, football for girls

Mars G. Alison 09/13/2018

THE Guiseppe Football Club (GFC) is partnering with the FundLife International in further promoting football and futsal among girls in Cebu. To achieve their goal, both GFC and FundLife came up with the Girls Community League to…

Osmeña: Go ahead in developing Cebu City as Chinatown center

05/02/2018

Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña is considering the plan of creating a Chinatown in Cebu City as a business opportunity that will benefit both the Filipino-Chinese community in Cebu. In a press conference, Osmeña said that a…

Mrs. Universe-PH to help promote sports

John Carlo A. Villaruel 08/01/2017

  As she heads to Durban, Africa, to represent the Philippines in the Mrs. Universe competition, Cebuana Marilou Villanueva vowed to not only showcase Filipina beauty but also local sports, particularly arnis. The 40-year-old Villanueva will be…

Mandaue City Council seeks to promote consumption of root crops

Norman Mendoza 07/03/2017

IN line with the celebration of Nutrition Month, the Mandaue City Council drafted a resolution promoting the consumption of root crops and other alternatives to rice, which is being implemented by the Regional Nutrition Committee of the…

Run to promote honesty,   help for Marawi victims

Glendale G. Rosal 06/29/2017

The Cebu chapter of the Brotherhood of Christian Businessmen and Professionals (BCBP) will be holding a fun run dubbed “Be Honest Run”on Aug. 27. The fun run, which starts and ends the Biliran Road of the Cebu…

Struggling due to strong current, Macarine still completes swim to promote peace

Glendale G. Rosal 06/05/2017

WHAT supposed to be an easy swim for peace in Marawi turned out to be one of the most challenging for Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine. The 39-year-old Macarine was supposed to swim yesterday from Camiguin Island to…

Bishop urges: Reject policies that promote culture of death

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 05/08/2017

Strengthen and protect your families amid the culture of death and moral decay. This was the appeal of Bishop Julito Cortes during the 10 a.m. Pontifical Mass in celebration of the feast of St. Joseph in Mandaue…

Alegria, Badian to share canyoneering management

Izobelle T. Pulgo 11/30/2016

But Badian wants own entrance and exit points for tourists Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III’s executive order creating an Alegria-Badian River Tourism Committee ran into some objections from the Badian municipal government. “Their number one objection is…

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