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                    [ArticleID] => 589642
                    [Title] => Crosswinds, mountain mists and meditations
                    [Summary] => 

I am undoubtedly a mountain person,” declares Victor “Vic” Quisumbing, who, like many of his generation, has numerous happy reminiscences of childhood vacations spent in the summer capital of Baguio.

[DatePublished] => 2010-07-04 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1422176 [AuthorName] => Joy Angelica Subido [SectionName] => Sunday Lifestyle [SectionUrl] => sunday-life [URL] => ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 396513 [Title] => Letter to the Editor — Bobit Avila''s attack on the Quisumbings [Summary] => Mr. Jonas Cortes has fully answered Bobit Avila on his distorted allegations in his Freeman column re his connections between him and NQJr re the contested land in Mandaue. Jonas certainly put things to right; Bobit Avila has to swallow his own words.

Having failed, Avila then shifted his attack on the Quisumbings, again on utterly false claims that:
[DatePublished] => 2007-04-28 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 387676 [Title] => Quisumbing accuses Ruiz of demanding P30 million [Summary] => The Quisumbing family has accused Cebu sixth district Rep. Nerissa Soon-Ruiz of demanding P30 million for her to run for mayor in Mandaue City to give way to Provincial Board Member Gabriel Luis "Luigi" Quisumbing to run for Congress.

The move of the Quisumbings was reportedly in retaliation against Ruiz's earlier statement that she was being pressured by her longtime family friend and ally to run against the Ouanos.
[DatePublished] => 2007-03-03 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Cebu News [SectionUrl] => cebu-news [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 356702 [Title] => Is the Mandaue reclamation illegal? [Summary] => Mr. Bert Emphasis of the Philippine Reclamation Authority (PRA) wrote belatedly a violent reaction to our Aug.23rd column entitled, "Mandaue and Norkis row: A breach of contract!" Bert says and let me quote his letter, "If Bobit really considers me a friend then he could have called me so I can enlighten him and save him the embarrassment. If thoroughness and resourcefulness are measures of a real journalist, I think Bobit failed miserably." Sorry, Bert, I did try to call you.
[DatePublished] => 2006-09-06 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 135522 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1805274 [AuthorName] => Bobit S. Avila [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 356379 [Title] => Reaction to Bobit Avila's column [Summary] => My first reaction to Bobit Avila's column on August 23, 2006 was to ignore his allegations against me out of respect to his family. But a friend reminded me that the authority of the office, the Philippine Reclamation Authority (PRA) that I represent has been assailed and that I have the obligation to defend it as it is my sworn duty.
[DatePublished] => 2006-09-04 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 725673 [AuthorName] => LETTER TO THE EDITOR [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 354205 [Title] => Ownership issue over Norkis leased lot raised [Summary] => Lot ownership became a new issue over the lot in Mandaue City, of which its lease contract with Norkis Trading had became the center of controversy the past weeks.

While the issue zeroed in on terminating the lease contract-between Mandaue City and Norkis of the Quisumbings-and using the lot as site of the Mandaue City College building, a government official yesterday said the contested lot is owned by the national government.
[DatePublished] => 2006-08-22 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Cebu News [SectionUrl] => cebu-news [URL] => ) ) )
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