Not a time for taking advantage, says viral Cebuano retailer

Immae Lachica 12/28/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— A Cebuano retailer is gaining praises online for his good deed that should be a lesson to all during these trying times.  Michael Monternel’s  post went viral several days after super typhoon Odette caused…

Market quarantine violators doubles in mid-February

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/17/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Market Operations Division (MOD) has revealed that as of mid-February, over 1,000 quarantine violators have already been apprehended by the police and city enforcers. MOD head, Irvin Caballes, said that…

Hontiveros grateful for Cebuanos’ support to charity basketball game

Immae Lachica 01/11/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Putting passion and public service together, Cebu City Councilor Dondon Hontiveros gathered Cebuanos as he organized a charity basketball event. The Cebu Coliseum was filled with basketball fans yesterday, January 10 for the charity…

As lola saved from T. Padilla fire dies in hospital, other fire survivors appeal for help

Alven Marie A. Timtim 01/07/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — As an 80-year-old woman who suffered third degree burns died in the hospital a few hours after her house was razed by fire, the other 139 fire victims of the January 4, 2020…

Kamote: The versatile root crop

Raul Constantine Tabanao 12/27/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines —  Sweet potatoes or kamote are probably one of the most versatile root crops. You can have it boiled, baked, roasted, fried or even mashed. Head on to your trusted internet browser and find a…

HVTs busted in Cebu City: 18-year-old man, mom of two toddlers caught with P500K shabu

Alven Marie A. Timtim 12/22/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Two high value targets (HVT) including a mother of two toddlers were arrested in separate buy-bust operations at dawn of December 22, 2019 in two barangays in Cebu City. The first to fall was…

Unidentified man ran over by a 10-wheeler truck passes away

Alven Marie A. Timtim 10/01/2019

Cebu City, Philippines—The man who injured himself while latching himself to the rear wheel of a moving ten-wheeler garbage truck succumbed to severe injuries to his body. Police Major Joemar Pomarejos told reporters that the man, whose…

Boy caught with P300K shabu in T. Padilla bust

Benjie B. Talisic 04/30/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least P300,000 worth of suspected shabu was confiscated from a 17-year-old boy in a police operation in F. Villa Street, Barangay T. Padilla, Cebu City on Monday, April 29. The boy was…

Cops seize second half kilo shabu haul in two days in Cebu City

Benjie Talisic 04/14/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Another half kilo of suspected shabu was confiscated during a buy-bust operation in Barangay T. Padilla in Cebu City at past 10 p.m. on Sunday, April 14.  According to the Police Drug Enforcement…

Two women nabbed in T. Padilla drug bust

Benjie Talisic 05/30/2018

Two women were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Barangay T. Padilla, Cebu City at past 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 30. Chief Insp. Paul Kenneth Albutra, Parian Police Precinct commander, identified the suspects as Mary Ann Bitos,…

Lolo Tinong’s Bakery opens new T. Padilla branch

02/13/2017

      LOLO Tinong, with the picture seen in the logo of the bakery, was an apprentice of a German baker before he started his business. In 1923, he decided to put up his own bakery…

Traffic moderate as classes start

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 06/08/2015

Traffic remained moderate during the opening of classes of most private schools and universities in Cebu City Monday morning. Joy Tumulak, Cebu City Traffic Operations Management (Citom) operations chief, said there were only a few streets where…

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