Cebu News Archive

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Church security guard jailed for rape in Talisay

A security guard at Sta. Teresa de Avila Church was arrested for allegedly raping a19-year-old senior high school student from Lawaan National High School on Saturday evening.

By Iris Mariani B. Algabre January 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Cops rescue 11campers in Ginatilan

At least 11 local tourists from Cebu City including two minors on a camping trip to Mt. Hambubuyog in Barangay Mangako, Ginatilan were rescued by police after they called for assistance when strong winds and thick fog engulfed the area on Saturday evening.

By Ermida Q. Moradas January 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Provincial Treasurer Manny Guial said the last real property tax increase was in 2008. File
Capitol eyes to raise tax on real properties

The Cebu provincial government is eyeing to increase the real property tax to 10 percent this year.

By Lorraine Mitzi Ambrad January 16, 2018 - 12:00am
SFI executive director Ricky Ballesteros said the foundation spent at least P2 million for the stage which was made to complement the performances of the contingents. Yasunari Ramon Taguchi/File
P2 million stage for grander Sinulog presentation

As the Sinulog Grand Parade marks its 38th year, the Sinulog Foundation Inc. (SFI) aims to showcase the best festivity with its grand stage.

By Jean Marvette A. Demecillo January 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Lapu-Lapu to close several roads for traslacion

Several streets in Lapu-Lapu City will be closed on January 20 for the traslacion motorcade.

By Christell Fatima M. Tudtud January 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Road project causes heavy traffic in Carcar

Commuters to and from the southern part of Cebu experienced a heavy traffic in Carcar City Saturday night because of an on-going road concreting project in Barangay Perrelos.

By Iris Mariani B. Algabre January 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Firefighters battle the conflagration that hit hundreds of structures, including this chapel of Senior Sto. Niño in Barangay Pasil. Aldo Nelbert Banaynal
At least 272 families homeless in Brgy Pasil: Raging inferno

At least 300 houses were razed by fire in three sitios of Barangay Pasil, Cebu City past noon yesterday leaving several families homeless and an estimated P3 million in property damage.

By Mae Clydyl L. Avila January 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Show goes on for Pasil dancers

Despite knowing that he does not have a house to return to after performing because of the massive fire that hit Barangay Pasil yesterday afternoon, Jack Raven Reyes went on to perform in the Sinulog sa Barangay sa Dakbayan.

By Jean Marvette A. Demecillo January 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Apas-BMO wins Sinulog sa Barangay sa Dakbayan

The controversial contingent from Barangay Apas-Barangay Mayor’s Office is this year’s Sinulog sa Barangay sa Dakbayan's grand champion.

By Odessa O. Leyson January 15, 2018 - 12:00am
In the latest report the PHO received, four children who were administered with Dengvaxia in Cebu Province exhibited dengue symptoms. File
152 thousand children in Cebu get Dengvaxia shots

A total of 152,000 children in Cebu Province have been vaccinated with the controversial dengue vaccine Dengvaxia, according to the consolidated data of the Provincial Health Office (PHO).

By Lorraine Mitzi A. Ambrad January 15, 2018 - 12:00am