Santander to reimpose restrictions for 1 week

Morexette Marie B. Erram 07/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Another town in southern Cebu will be reimposing restrictions to contain the spread of COVID-19. Santander Mayor Marites Buscato on Sunday, July 25, issued Executive Order (EO) No. 070-07-2021, laying down guidelines for…

Santander also bans karaoke use on weekdays

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/17/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The ban on karaoke use on weekdays is a policy that is now being adopted even in the countryside. The municipality of Santander that is located on the southernmost tip of Cebu island…

Santander issues EO mandating face shields by Sept. 1

Morexette Marie B. Erram 08/28/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The local government of Santander town in southern Cebu has issued an executive order (EO) mandating the wearing of face shields in public places starting September 1. The EO, dated August 18, 2020,…

Santander mayor to require use of face shields starting Sept. 1

Doris C. Bongac 08/19/2020

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu – Starting September 1,2020,  employees and visitors of the different municipal and barangay offices in Santander in southern Cebu will be required to wear face shields on top of their face masks. The policy…

CPPO chief to poor communities: We will not leave you

Alven Marie A. Timtim 05/17/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — “We want to assure you that we will not leave you.” This was what Police Colonel Roderick Mariano, Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO), have to say with all the relief goods they have…

More than 500 families in Santander town get food packs from CPPO

Alven Marie A. Timtim 05/10/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — It’s still May but personnel of the Cebu Police Provincial Office (CPPO) played Santa Claus to more than 500 families in the mountain barangays of Bunlan and Cabutongan in Santander town in southern…

BFAR-7: Baby sharks near Santander shoreline is a normal phenomenon

Doris C. Bongcac 02/26/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Central Visayas (BFAR-7) is asking the public not to fear the sightings of baby sharks on the waters off Barangay Pasil in Santander town in…

BJMP turns to Capitol for help as jail congestion hits 500%

CNU Intern Leeian Galariana, Rosalie O. Abatayo 06/13/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP-) in Cebu has requested the provincial government to provide lots for the construction of jail facilities in the towns of Santander and Barili. Jail Superintendent…

Dog owner, Santander cop settle shooting incident amicably

Benjie B. Talisic 02/20/2019

Cebu City, Philippines – A photo of a lifeless dog allegedly shot by a policeman in Santander town, southern Cebu is making rounds on social media. The photo posted by netizen Jerwin Cameros on February 17, 2019…

Dino to ask UK to lift travel advisory vs southern Cebu; assures no terror threat exists in the south

Rosalie O. Abatayo 02/03/2019

  OSLOB, Cebu — Presidential Assistant for the Visayas  Michael Lloyd Dino wil ask the British government to lift the travel advisory that cautioned its citizens to travel to the southern section of Cebu province. Dino, speaking…

‘Scubasurero cops’ help collect 250 Kg sea trash

Nestle L. Semilla 12/09/2018

SANTANDER CLEANUP Police officers turned “scubasureros” for a day and helped collect 250 kilos of trash at the seashore, on and under the seawaters of Santander, Cebu’s southernmost town which is 134.14 km from Cebu City. This…

UC holds free Arts class for Santander kids

PR 10/19/2018

The Art Appreciation and Philippine Literature students of Prof. Gianne Rensen Antonio from the University of Cebu–Main Campus conducted a community-based arts education program for around 100 elementary schoolchildren of Barangay Pasil, Santander, Cebu, last October 13.…

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