Cebu News Archive

Title Column\Author Date Published
Clash of culinary masterpieces

Culinary geniuses from Cebu’s towns once again took center stage as Provincial Tourism Office (PTO) opened Food Festival the other day.

By Ashlee Love Marzon and Eldawn Catalan November 19, 2017 - 12:00am
No classes in Lapu-Lapu for fiesta

Classes in all public schools in Lapu-Lapu City on Monday and Tuesday are cancelled for the 282nd Feast of the Virgin of the Rule.

By Christell Fatima M. Tudtud November 19, 2017 - 12:00am
USJ-R unveils new building for senior high school

The University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R) inaugurated a new six-story building in its Basak Pardo campus that holds 30 classrooms, seven laboratories, and other state-of-the-art facilities to accommodate the growing number of junior and senior high school students.

By May B. Miasco November 19, 2017 - 12:00am
PDP-Laban Secretary General and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and some local politicians flash fists after the mass oath-taking yesterday at the Plaza Independencia.Joy Torrejos
New pdp-laban members vow to support duterte: 50T at Cebu oath taking

At least 50,000 composed of politicians and supporters attended the mass oath taking of the Partido Demokratikong Pilipino-Laban ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) of President Rodrigo Duterte in Cebu City.

By Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon, Jean Marvette A. Demecillo, Lorraine Mitzi A. Ambrad, Odessa O. Leyson Teresa R. Tan November 18, 2017 - 12:00am
"Ang socialized housing is for the purpose of the underprivileged. It will focus now more on the benefits of the government employees in every local government unit," said HLURB-7 Director Francis Ordeniza, who is also Acting Director of HLURB-8.
Socialized housing for poor government employees pushed

Underprivileged government employees in Central and Eastern Visayas regions will soon benefit from a joint socialized housing project of the local government units, Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board, and Pag-IBIG.

By Antoinette O. Marquito November 18, 2017 - 12:00am
Alvarez on Tomas: “Just ignore him”

House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez shrugged off the reaction of Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña on how the president’s political party, the Partido Demokratikong Pilipino-Laban ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), does its business.

By Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon November 18, 2017 - 12:00am
“I Care Box” installed in Lapu-Lapu schools

Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza has encouraged all schoolchildren who are going through problems but could not tell it to their teachers for some reasons to just write it in a piece of paper and drop in " I Care Box" provided in every school.

By Christell Fatima M. Tudtud November 18, 2017 - 12:00am
Barug Team Rama no more

Allies of former Cebu City mayor Michael Rama who took their oath with President Rodrigo Duterte’s political party yesterday have decided to change the name of their local group – without Rama’s knowledge.

By Jean Marvette A. Demecillo November 18, 2017 - 12:00am
Terror attack simulation exercises: Lapses in disaster response noted

The response of the stakeholders in the bomb simulation exercise (simex) in a mall at the Cebu Business Park early morning yesterday needs improvement, according to the ground commander to ensure public safety in times of terroristic activity.

By Mae Clydyl L. Avila, Mark Roland A. Romas, Jheska Mhae A. Butom November 18, 2017 - 12:00am
Mocha in PDP’s 2019 Senate slate

Communications Assistant Secretary Margaux "Mocha" Uson is one of the six individuals considered to run for the senatorial post in 2019.

By Lorraine Mitzi A. Ambrad, Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon November 18, 2017 - 12:00am