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Animal cruelty video
by The Ear - February 14, 2020 - 12:00am
There is now a viral video going around in social media purportedly showing a Chinese fur market where workers were shown killing animals for their fur in various cruel methods.
What does good conduct really mean?
by The Ear - August 31, 2019 - 12:00am
The Good Conduct Time Allowance Bill is now controversial after the news came out that several suspects in high-profile cases are set for release. Now tongues are wagging as to what “good conduct” really...
Leaf for packaging, anyone?
by The Ear - April 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Vietnam is now using banana leaves instead of plastic to package certain foods.
Talisay City as face in war against drugs
by The Ear - March 28, 2019 - 12:00am
There is a store along the Cebu South Coastal Road in Talisay City that sells crude oil barrels.
Tree planting
by The Ear - March 4, 2015 - 12:00am
TREE PLANTERS. Some 100 employees of a government office who went on a tree planting weekend camping five years ago...
Lotto bettor
by The Ear - May 29, 2014 - 12:00am
LIABLE? The mother of a 13-year-old boy asked a high ranking police officer if her estranged husband is not liable for violation of the anti-gambling law for urging her son to bet in lotto almost every day as they...
The Pinoy flag
by The Ear - March 18, 2014 - 12:00am
FLAG. Did you know that nearly all, if not all, Pinoy families in the USA have in their lockers Philippine flags and flaglets which they use or wave whenever there is an occasion to show Pinoy pride?
Street kids having fun
by The Ear - January 3, 2014 - 12:00am
NEW YEAR'S EVE. Two Caucasian women were seen celebrating New Year's Eve with some streetkids on Colon St. in the vicinity of Oriente Theater. It was almost midnight.
Kid "hit" by motorcycle
by The Ear - October 12, 2013 - 12:00am
HIT. An Ear source reported seeing a child run into the path of a motorcycle one night in a dark yet busy road, sending the motorcycle and the driver crashing to the ground.
Limpia Botas
by The Ear - September 25, 2013 - 12:00am
LIMPIA BOTAS. An 80-year-old Cebuano old timer in the US came home last month and the first persons he looked for were the limpia botas or bootblacks.
Wrong fastfood chain
by The Ear - June 3, 2013 - 12:00am
HAPPY MEAL. An Ear informer was queuing at a fastfood chain when she heard the woman before her say to the cashier...
“False carnapping”
by The Ear - June 1, 2013 - 12:00am
CARNAPPING. An Ear informer shared a “carnapping” story involving her brother-in-law's multi-cab.
Secret “Like”
by The Ear - January 11, 2013 - 12:00am
Dressing up the Sto. Niño
by The Ear - January 10, 2013 - 12:00am
FIESTA PREPARATION. It is the practice of some devotees of the Sto. Niño to have the garments of their Sto. Niño images at home changed or cleaned in time for the Fiesta Senyor. “Ang pag ilis...
For government use also
by The Ear - January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
GOV'T VEHICLES. An Ear informer was waiting for a ride along Gorordo Avenue, near a school run by nuns, when he saw a government vehicle, a gray Toyota pick-up with red plates SKV 409 and with the official seal of...
Serging's NRA versus his son Tommy's SRP
by The Ear - January 8, 2013 - 12:00am
Busy Cebu
by The Ear - January 5, 2013 - 12:00am
EVENTS. Immediately after the New Year celebrations died down, Cebu went into festival mode for the Sinulog. “Nakabantay ang among bisita nga foreigner. First time niya diri sa Cebu unya nalingaw sya nato,”...
No firecrackers, only bamboo cannons
by The Ear - January 4, 2013 - 12:00am
FIRECRACKERS. Concerned city folks expressed fear over the high-powered firecrackers prior to and during the celebration of New Year’s eve.
The Sign of the Cross
by The Ear - December 28, 2012 - 12:00am
SIGN OF THE CROSS. A visiting Mexican priest said to a local mediaman that most, if not all, Filipino Catholics’ Sign of the Cross is incomplete.
Balikbayan family long for carenderia food
by The Ear - December 24, 2012 - 12:00am
CARENDERIA. A Cebuano family of three who came home after many years abroad (US) for their first Christmas in 10 years, had their first lunch and dinner in a carenderia.
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