New Sister Cities commissioners take oath of office

Intern 09/15/2017

New members of the Cebu City Sister Cities Commissioners (CCSCC) took their oath of office before Mayor Tomas Osmeña on Tuesday. These include Department of Foreign Affairs Central Visayas (DFA-7) Director Emmanuel Espineli, Cebu City Chamber of…

SIBLING RIVALRY

Inquirer.net 09/05/2017

Sister teams Meralco, TNT square off with Bolts eyeing safe passage to quarterfinal round Games Today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 4:15 p.m. – TNT KaTropa vs Meralco 7 p.m. – San Miguel Beer vs Rain or Shine Meralco,…

Girl dead, sister injured by SUV

Norman V. Mendoza 07/10/2017

A FOUR-YEAR-OLD girl died while her 13-year-old sister was severely injured after they were hit by a sports utility vehicle (SUV) at Sitio Saac II Barangay Mactan, Lapu-Lapu City at past 7 pm Sunday. Ariana Veliganio failed…

Cebu, Chengdu sign sister-city agreement

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 06/22/2017

No neckties were worn that evening. The heads of two cities — Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña and Chengdu Mayor Lu Qiang — wore long-sleeved shirts and pants, a deviation from Wednesday afternoon’s formal attire of full…

Cebu City execs off to Netherlands to strengthen sister-city relations

Inna Gian Mejia 06/05/2017

CEBU City officials headed by Mayor Tomas Osmeña will fly to the City of Haarlemmermeer in Netherlands today to celebrate the silver anniversary or 25th year of sister-city relations between the two cities. Osmeña will be traveling…

Brother killed for defending sister

Intern 05/19/2017

A man was stabbed dead by his brother-in-law who tried to defend his sister during a confrontation in Sitio Crossing, Barangay Balud, San Fernando, southern Cebu on Thursday afternoon. William Son Angga,37, sustained a stab wound in the…

Sisters against sexism

Apple Ta-as 03/22/2017

IT’S NOT easy being a woman. We may be better off than the women of yesteryears, but we’re still far from being equal with men. For one, there are certain stereotypes and biases associated with women. Like…

Special treatment for pretty sis

Belle Grandea 12/04/2016

Dear Ms. Belle, Ever since we were kids people said that my sister is the most beautiful not only in our family but also among cousins. Because of that, she was somehow “the favored one.” My mother…

Transcendence

Jason A. Baguia 01/24/2016

Sister constantly reminded us to take our faith beyond Bible class, an oasis to the spirit amid the desert of Dubai where she taught me and about twenty other boys for at least two years. Come to…

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