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The power of hair
by AJ de la Torre - December 13, 2016 - 12:00am
It often happens that the girl has the perfect outfit and matching makeup, but her hair just goes crazy on her. Result: the total look fails.
Debate organizers vow: Interesting exchanges
by AJ de la Torre - March 19, 2016 - 10:00am
“It’s going to be a debate.”
Bakud backs Poe-Escudero
by AJ de la Torre - March 17, 2016 - 10:00am
After months of keeping the public wondering who they will support in the coming elections, the Durano-led Barug Alang sa Kauswagan ug Demokrasya (BAKUD) party of the fifth district of Cebu finally announced they...
It started with inun-unan
by AJ de la Torre - August 17, 2015 - 10:00am
More than four decades ago, a young boy named Glendo Lomoljo cooked his mother a local dish called "inun-unan,"  or fish cooked in vinegar with ginger, garlic and pepper.
Married to Dipolog
by AJ de la Torre - March 1, 2015 - 12:00am
I had first come to the place four years earlier as  a casual visitor.
Capitol gets P9M dividend from CPVDC
by AJ de la Torre - January 15, 2015 - 12:00am
The Cebu Property Ventures and Development Corp. (CPVDC) handed over yesterday to the Provincial Capitol P9 million in check for the latter’s dividend for 2014.
The Freeman @ 95
by AJ de la Torre - January 2, 2015 - 12:00am
The year 2014 was particularly special for The FREEMAN newspaper as it marked a significant part of its journey as the longest running newspaper in Cebu.
Dear Santa
by AJ de la Torre - December 31, 2014 - 12:00am
Christmas is widely regarded as a time for sharing - and a season for the children. At this time of the year, everyone seems to want to bring a smile to the face of a child. And this does not take much to do; the...
PB allows Davide to ask for money from PNoy
by AJ de la Torre - December 30, 2014 - 12:00am
The Cebu Provincial Board approved yesterday the proposal authorizing Governor Hilario Davide III to ask financial aid from the Office of the President for welfare assistance and social services projects for indigents...
PB okays P3B 2015 budget
by AJ de la Torre - December 16, 2014 - 12:00am
In its last session for the year, the Cebu Provincial Board yesterday approved in mass motion the 2015 executive budget of over P3 billion.
Davide hopes fare rollback soon
by AJ de la Torre - December 14, 2014 - 12:00am
In time for the holiday season, Cebu Governor Hilario Davide III is hoping that the fare rollback for buses in Cebu would be implemented immediately for the benefit of the riding public.
Coach charged for child abuse
by AJ de la Torre - December 13, 2014 - 12:00am
The family of a student of Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu has filed a complaint against the assistant coach of the school’s Pasarelle Basketball team who has allegedly been “verbally abusing”...
Evacuating Daanbantayan residents remember Yolanda
by AJ de la Torre - December 7, 2014 - 12:00am
As strong winds and rain started to hit Daanbantayan town yesterday afternoon, families in evacuation centers felt a sense of fear as if it was ‘deja vu.’
As cebu braces for Ruby no classes today, tomorrow
by AJ de la Torre - December 5, 2014 - 12:00am
There are no classes in all levels in public and private schools today and tomorrow in anticipation of typhoon Ruby, which entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility yesterday.
SFI can now collect P1.5M Capitol aid
by AJ de la Torre - November 25, 2014 - 12:00am
The Sinulog Foundation Inc. (SFI) will finally be able to collect the financial assistance from the Cebu provincial government worth P1.5 million after it received reaccreditation from the Provincial Board yest...
Two women jump off bridges
by AJ de la Torre - November 24, 2014 - 12:00am
A woman died after she reportedly jumped off the Marcelo Fernan Bridge around Saturday night while another woman also fell off from the Mandaue-Mactan Bridge just hours later, but was rescued by witnesses after she...
More responsible pet owners in Cebu
by AJ de la Torre - November 23, 2014 - 12:00am
Efforts to promote responsible pet ownership in Cebu province have showed ‘good results,’ according to the Provincial Veterinary’s Office – what with the decrease in the number of rabies-infected...
DILG to councilors: Be responsible, attend session
by AJ de la Torre - November 21, 2014 - 12:00am
The Department of Interior and Local Government warns government officials on the responsibilities they leave behind when their jobs are hampered by political differences.
Mayor Sitoy asked to explain lapses
by AJ de la Torre - November 21, 2014 - 12:00am
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources found lapses in the floating ramp facility in Gilutongan Island in Cordova town.
SFI fails to get reaccreditation
by AJ de la Torre - November 18, 2014 - 12:00am
Members of the Sinulog Foundation, Inc. appeared before the Provincial Board yesterday in the hope of renewing the foundation’s accreditation with Capitol, which would allow it to collect the financial support...
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