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Requirements for house quarantine
by Valeriano Avila - September 28, 2020 - 12:00am
For our special presentation on our talk show “Straight from the Sky” we will discuss with Cordova Mayor Mary Therese Cho, the daughter of my friend, Adelino Sitoy, Presidential Adviser on Legislative...
The Parable of the Two Sons
by Valeriano Avila - September 27, 2020 - 12:00am
This Sunday is the 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time and our gospel reading is another parable teaching by our Lord Jesus Christ, the Parable of the Two Sons that you can find in your Bibles in Matthew 21: 28-32. Mind...
Seeing Duterte address the UNGA via YouTube
by Valeriano Avila - September 25, 2020 - 12:00am
I opened my YouTube channel and saw President Rodrigo Duterte speaking before the 75th United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday.
Investigate the former Comelec chair
by Bobit S. Avila - September 24, 2020 - 12:00am
I read the news report that 20 months before the May 2022 local and national polls, a lawyer and information technology expert has been nominated as the newest commissioner of the Commission on Elections.
Duterte’s address at the UN
by Leo Lastimosa - September 24, 2020 - 12:00am
We learned that President Rodrigo Duterte received commendations for his latest remarks before the United Nations General Assembly where he invoked the Philippines’ arbitral victory on the South China Sea...
Preparing the Comelec for the next polls
by Valeriano Avila - September 23, 2020 - 12:00am
I read the news report that 20 months before the May 2022 local and national polls, a lawyer and information technology expert has been nominated as the newest commissioner of the Commission on Elections.
EP human rights report on Phl fake news
by Bobit S. Avila - September 22, 2020 - 12:00am
The latest report we just got from the European Parliament (EP) is that it has approved a resolution condemning the “rapid” deterioration of human rights and press freedom in the Philippines under President...
Dolomite in Manila Bay a big hit!
by Valeriano Avila - September 22, 2020 - 12:00am
With so many people stuck in their respective homes due to the lockdown, there is no question that the so-called environmentalists who attacked the Department of Environment and Natural Resources for bringing into...
The parable of the workers in the vineyard
by Valeriano Avila - September 20, 2020 - 12:00am
It is the 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time and today’s gospel talks about the generosity of the master of the vineyard that you can find in your Bible in Matt.20-1-16.
Are telcos really getting better?
by Valeriano Avila - September 18, 2020 - 12:00am
During the State of the Nation Address by Pres. Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte last June, one of the major things he demanded was for telcos to improve their services as our wi-fi connection is horrible.
Time to cancel a Netflix movie
by Bobit S. Avila - September 17, 2020 - 12:00am
I got a lot of comments regarding the article that I wrote last Tuesday in praise of Department of Environment and Natural Resourses Sec. Roy Cimatu on the issue of bringing the Dolomite white sand to Manila Bay....
Pro-Aquino officials going back to the ICC
by Valeriano Avila - September 17, 2020 - 12:00am
Last night, we had very strong rains affecting Cebu City that the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council woke us in the middle of the night with loud alarms to inform us that we were experiencing...
So far, so good in Cebu City
by Valeriano Avila - September 16, 2020 - 12:00am
If there is some good news I recently read, it was that almost half of the 80 barangays in Cebu City have not had transmission of the coronavirus in the last 14 days.
Cimatu has done right for Manila Bay
by Bobit Avila - September 15, 2020 - 12:00am
I really don’t know why there is a controversy over the use of Dolomite grains, which come from Alcoy, Cebu.
The Pemberton case
by Valeriano Avila - September 15, 2020 - 12:00am
Six years after killing Filipino transgender Jennifer Laude during a sexual encounter in Olongapo, US Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton left the country last Sunday.
Cimatu answered the issues on dolomites
by Valeriano Avila - September 14, 2020 - 12:00am
For our special presentation on our talk show “Straight from the Sky” we bring you updates of the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway (CCLEX) a project of the Metro Pacific Tollways Development Corp. which started...
The Parable of the Unforgiving Servant
by Valeriano Avila - September 13, 2020 - 12:00am
It’s the 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time and today’s gospel is about the Parable of the Unforgiving Servant that we have already read so many times before. It is in Matt.18: 21-35.
Bring Don Sergio’s remains to Cebu
by Valeriano Avila - September 10, 2020 - 12:00am
First of all, allow me to thank the administration of Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella, for as he promised to senior citizens, we were able to get our senior citizen’s financial aid for July, August and September...
Remembering Don Sergio Osmeña Sr.
by Bobit S. Avila - September 10, 2020 - 12:00am
In Cebu, Sept. 9 is a special non-working holiday in honor of the 142nd birth anniversary of the Grand Old Man of Cebu, Don Sergio Osmeña Sr. who was born on Sept. 9, 1878 and died on Oct.19, 1961.
The nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
by Valeriano Avila - September 8, 2020 - 12:00am
Since we had a five-month-long lockdown due to this global pandemic caused by the coronavirus from Wuhan, China, we have felt a lot of sadness from many people who have succumbed to the COVID-19, especially when...
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