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Publio J. Briones III
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Briones: An affair to remember
I SHOULDN’T be writing about this, considering that my grandparents hailed from the southern town of Argao, but it’s too salacious an issue to pass up.I mean, it’s not every day that your police chief would be arrested for being ...
From 122 days ago
Briones: ‘Good’ news
NINE deaths have been attributed to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in the US, as of Tuesday, March 3, 2020, all of them in the Pacific northwest state of Washington.More than 100 cases have already been reported across 15 states, but ...
From 125 days ago
Briones: Tricycle ban
OVER 50 years ago, the Philippines passed Republic Act 4136, or the Land Transportation and Traffic Code, which bans tricycles and pedicabs from plying national roads.The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), on several occasions, also issued several ...
From 127 days ago
Briones: Sambag 1’s challenge
OKAY. I guess, residents of Barangay Sambag 1 in Cebu City will finally get to use the two lanes of J. Urgello St. come April 30, 2020.Or they should.The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) created a validation ...
From 129 days ago
Briones: The times they are not a–changin’
WHAT a difference 34 years make. Some 297,840 not so little hours.To those who were alive and of age on Feb. 25, 1986, it was a memorable day.Looking back, I wish I was out there with the hundreds of thousands ...
From 132 days ago
Briones: Stuck in reverie
BUSES, monorail and cable cars, oh my.You betcha I’m excited.If things go as planned, and I’m keeping all my fingers crossed, these modes of transportation will soon be a reality here in our very own backyard.I mean, if you listen ...
From 134 days ago
Briones: The illegal drug problem
IT HAS been more than three years since the Philippine government waged war against the illegal drug trade throughout the archipelago.More than 5,000 persons have been killed. The figure could even reach 30,000 if you include “deaths under investigation.” Either ...
From 136 days ago
Briones: Hello? Is anybody out there?
IT HAS been a month since the Sinulog Grand Parade and nothing, and I mean nothing, is being done about the concreting project on J. Urgello St. in Barangay Sambag 1 in Cebu City.Oh, don’t get me wrong.Whoever is responsible ...
From 139 days ago
Briones: Polio’s return
THE Department of Health (DOH)-Research Institute for Tropical Medicine recently announced that water samples taken from the Butuanon River that runs through the cities of Cebu and Mandaue tested positive of the poliovirus.That may sound alarming, but, really, there is ...
From 141 days ago
Briones: Rabbit, anyone?
A three-ounce serving is said to contain 28 grams of protein, more than beef or chicken.It also contains more than four milligrams (mg) of concentrated iron and provides a wide range of minerals, including 204 mg of phosphorus and 292 ...
From 143 days ago