Cebu City eyes Bulacao to Talamban subway project

Pia Piquero 01/31/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government is planning to implement a subway project that will traverse Barangay Bulacao in the south to Talamban in north as a means to ease vehicular traffic here. But first,…

Talamban fire claims life of 92-yr-old lola

Futch Anthony Inso 01/11/2024

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 92-year-old lola died in a fire that hit Alfonso St., Sitio Ylaya, Barangay Talamban in Cebu City, on Thursday, January 11, 2024, at around 11:02 a.m. The victim was identified as Basilisa…

Drunk man who went on rampage in Talamban nabbed and charged

Emmariel Ares and Paul Lauro 10/18/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The construction worker, who went on a drunken rampage and hacked a woman then wounded a man with a hard object, has been arrested and charged. Arnel Pineng, 33, was arrested a day…

One-way Talamban flyover trial traffic scheme postponed indefinitely

Wenilyn Sabalo 05/06/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City Traffic Management Board on Saturday, May 6, 2023, announced that the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) had indefinitely postponed the planned one-way Talamban flyover trial traffic scheme. The CCTO decided…

One-way signages to Talamban surprise motorists

Wenilyn Sabalo 05/02/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Signages announcing the planned one-way traffic scheme to Talamban next week has caught many motorists by surprise. The advisory signages were put up by the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) in a bid…

Man dies in Banilad fire; 75 left homeless

Paul Lauro 04/14/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines—(UPDATED 2:21 p.m.) The morning fire that struck a relocation site in Brgy. Banilad, Cebu City on Friday, April 14, 2023, claimed the life of a 43-year-old man. Fire investigators from the Cebu City Fire…

Grab-and-go snacks now available at Julie’s Snack Shop Talamban

Caryll Arcayan 01/30/2023

Julie’s Snackshop offers delicious and mouth-watering snacks, including classic Pinoy favorites from rice meals, noodles, hot to iced beverages, and bread, at their second Snackshop branch in Talamban, Cebu City.    The 80-square-meter snack shop is a…

Motorcycle rider dies after he was ran over by Cebu City garbage truck

Paul Lauro 06/01/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A motorcycle rider was killed after he was ran over by a garbage truck owned by the Department of Public Services (DPS) in Cebu City. The accident happened at the corner of Barangays…

Wenceslao out to rewrite his boxing story

Glendale G. Rosal 04/06/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Welterweight journeyman Rodel Wenceslao wants to rewrite his boxing career to something more plausible under a new promoter and with renewed optimism. Luck hasn’t been that kind for the 29-year old Cebu-based Wenceslao…

Archdiocese of Cebu proposes restrictions for Kalag-kalag in Cebu City

Dyrecka Letigio 10/12/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Archdiocese of Cebu has officially presented their recommendations for the celebration of All Saints Day and All Souls Day also known as Kalag-kalag on November 1 and 2. In a written recommendation…

Archdiocese of Cebu approves giving tomb space to Cebu City

Dyrecka Letigio 08/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Archdiocese of Cebu has given its approval to the request of the Cebu City government to build more tombs in four major cemeteries in the city. The Archdiocese gave their go signal…

Cebu City still awaits Archdiocese of Cebu approval on cemetery proposal

Dyrecka Letigio 08/20/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Cebu City government is still waiting for a response from the Archdiocese of Cebu over their request to build tombs in four major cemeteries in the city. The city government had asked…

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