Forty-year ordinance implemented: Street renamed after WWII ‘martyr-gov’

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 10/13/2018

AFTER forty years since the ordinance was passed, Progreso Street at Barangay Ermita, Cebu City, has finally been renamed to Jose S. Leyson Street in honor of the Cebuano governor who died as a martyr during the…

Exec: New CCMC building operational by next year

Morexette B. Erram 10/12/2018

Three floors of the new 10-storey Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) building are targeted to be operational by the second quarter of next year or on April 2019. Cebu City Councilor Mary Ann Delos Santos, who was…

CPSC eyeing better showing next year

Glendale G. Rosal 10/02/2018

FOR CEBU Provincial Sports Commission (CPSC) Executive Director Atty. Ramil P. Abing, there is no way else to go but up for Cebu Province. Cebu Province is coming off decent stints in two multisporting meets this year,…

PISTON Cebu: Surge of fuel prices to possibly reach P20 by year-end

King Anthony Perez 10/02/2018

Transport group Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operator Nationwide (PISTON) believe that increases in fuel prices will continue until year-end. Greg Perez, PISTON Cebu coordinator, said that fuel price increases could even reach as much as…

A Grace-ful year for the Warriors

Gerard Vincent Francisco USJ-R Intern 09/30/2018

Can Grace Antigua work her magic with USC? Legendary Cebuana volleyball Grace Antigua has been a regular fixture in the University of San Jose–Recoletos (USJ-R) volleyball program. In the 22 years she has been with USJ-R, she…

Untangling the gridlock

CDN TEAM 09/29/2018

PART 1 by Ador Vincent S. Mayol Reporter   For more than two decades since the ‘90s, the streets of Metro Cebu have been his second home. “Usa ka kahig, usa ka tuka gyud ni akoa (I…

Hontiveros: NFA ‘tara’ system earned P2B profit per year

Inquirer.net 09/24/2018

Outgoing National Food Authority (NFA) administrator Jason Aquino is not off the hook yet. In a privilege speech on Monday, opposition Senator Risa Hontiveros accused Aquino of being allegedly at the “center” of “massive corruption” in the…

Inflation hits new 9-year high in August

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 09/05/2018

  Inflation has reached a nine-year high of 6.4 for the month of August, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) announced. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) still attributed the increase to problems on rice supply as well…

Cebu City’s year-long traffic fine collection hits P83M

USJ-R Intern 09/04/2018

The Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) has collected more than P83 million in fines for traffic violations from January to December 2017. A total of 3,601 violators were apprehended last year. The number has doubled compared to…

Binibining Cebu’s comebacking candidates

Michelle Joy Padayhag 08/28/2018

UNFAZED that they failed to win one of last year’s crowns, two ladies have returned to give the Bini-bining Cebu pageant a second try. Tracy Maureen Perez who represented Argao last year is now wearing the sash…

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