CEBUPEDIA
Mayor Florencio S. Rusiana of Samboan, Cebu
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - July 16, 2018 - 12:00am
One of Samboan’s political legends is Florencio S. Rusiana, who was appointed as Vice Mayor of Samboan by President Manuel Acuna Roxas on June 24, 1947.
Don Sergio S. Osmeña Sr. and the Pulahanes of Tabogon, Cebu
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - July 13, 2018 - 12:00am
During the early days of his governorship, Don Sergio Osmeña Sr. of Cebu showed the Cebuanos what leadership was.
The Parish of Pinamungajan, Cebu
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - July 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Fr. Felipe Sendino Redondo (he was the secretary of Bishop Benito Romero de Madridejos, Bishop of Cebu from 1876 to 1885) reported in 1886 that Pinamungajan was erected as a parish by Diocesan decree on September...
Ronda Mayor Lucio C. Ortiz
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - July 9, 2018 - 12:00am
Lucio C. Ortiz did not just serve the people of Ronda, Cebu, he served Cebu Province and helped in the preservation of its lots.
Ginatilan, Cebu
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - July 6, 2018 - 12:00am
According to the book “A Brief Survey of What Was and What is the Diocese of Cebu in the Philippine Islands” translated into English by Azucena L. Pace, and printed by the University of San Carlos Press,...
The first flag-raising in Cebu (April 10, 1898)
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - July 4, 2018 - 12:00am
The country celebrates Independence Day on June 12 in memory of the Declaration of Independence and the flag-raising by General Emilio Aguinaldo on June 12, 1898 in Kawit, Cavite. Yet national historians may have...
San Fernando, Cebu
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - July 2, 2018 - 12:00am
The book entitled "A Brief Survey of What Was and What is the Diocese of Cebu in the Philippine Islands" in 1886 says that San Fernando was erected as a parish by Diocesan decree on January 19, 1858. It is under...
Sibonga, Cebu
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 29, 2018 - 12:00am
The book of Fr. Felipe Redondo in 1886 says that Sibonga was erected as a parish by Superior provision on June 12, 1829, under the patronage of San Francisco de Assisi.
Oslob, Cebu
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Oslob's center of government used to be a place now called Daan Lungsod. It was then called as Bolocboloc because of the abundance of springs on the seashore which was the source of freshwater then.
The Cebuano KKK revolutionary song
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Philippine history was written to make it appear that the fight for Philippine Independence was a monopoly of the people from Luzon.
The Three Cebuanas who sewed the first Philippine flag in Cebu
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Unknown to many, it was not only in Kawit, Cavite, that the Philippine flag was unfurled in 1898, the Cebu KKK also made the same ritual.
Vicente Duterte, Acting Mayor of Danao, Cebu
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Vicente Gonzales Duterte, of Danao, Cebu, who became a lawyer on February 27, 1940, was appointed by Don Sergio Suico Osmeña Sr., the President of the Philippines from August 1, 1944 to May 28, 1946 as acting...
President Quezon's press statement against theArchbishop of Cebu (Part 3)
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 18, 2018 - 12:00am
This is the last of the three-part series of the press statement of President Quezon against the Archbishop of Cebu and his bishops on the pastoral letter issued by the ecclesiastical church of Cebu.
President Quezon’s press statement against the Archbishop of Cebu (Part 2)
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 15, 2018 - 12:00am
(This is the continuation of the presidential press statement dated June 24, 1938 on the issue of religious instruction in our public schools.)
President Quezon's press statement against the Archbishop of Cebu (Part 1)
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 13, 2018 - 12:00am
President Manuel L. Quezon, our first elected president, had a fight against the Catholic Church of Cebu. The conflict was not petty but on the issue of the insistence of the Catholic Church on the inclusion of religious...
Don Sergio Suico Osmeña'swith General Douglas MacArhur
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Don Sergio Suico Osmeña, the Grand Old Man of Cebu, had numerous exchanges of letters with General Douglas MacArthur even before the Second World War.
Jose L. Abad, first assistant city attorney of Cebu City
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 8, 2018 - 12:00am
Officials of the Cebu City government decades ago were presidential appointees.
Dr. Suga Sotto-Yuvienco, Author of the “Cultural Historical Affairs Commission”
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 6, 2018 - 12:00am
Doctor Suga Sotto-Yuvienco, the first woman surgeon of Cebu and lone female councilor in the pre-EDSA City Council authored the ordinance instituting the Cultural Historical Affairs Commission more known as CHAC....
President Quezon's Cebuano appointees in 1939
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 4, 2018 - 12:00am
President Manuel L. Quezon, the country's first elected president (elected on September 16, 1935) appointed officials of Cebu.
The pioneer congressmen of Cebu
by Clarence Paul Oaminal - June 1, 2018 - 12:00am
The Philippine Organic Act of 1902 established the bicameral congress of the Philippines.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38
Are you sure you want to log out?
X
Login

Philstar.com is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

SIGN IN
or sign in with