Monday, June 24, 2019
CAGAYAN DE ORO
CAGAYAN DE ORO
Justin K. Vestil
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In Naga, they’re tripping the light fantastic
For the second year, Uling National High School of Barangay Uling, City of Naga captured the top prize in the ritual showdown category of the 10th Dagitab Festival. The mountain barangay’s only public high school bested seven other villages in the ...
From 539 days ago
Addressing Southern traffic
THE Land Transportation Office (LTO) 7 deployed four operatives to help traffic enforcers in Minglanilla. They will work together with the Minglanilla Traffic Commission (Mitcom) until Dec. 31 to make sure motorists and commuters won’t encounter a massive traffic jam similar ...
From 542 days ago
Families ask for help
HAZEL Villarente, 41, was about to prepare Noche Buena for her family of eight at 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve when she noticed that some of her neighbors were running and screaming outside their house. When she went out to ...
From 544 days ago
MOTORISTS and commuters found themselves stuck for seven to 10 hours on the road due to several accidents that occurred in Talisay City and Minglanilla last Saturday. Aside from several other factors, the absence of Minglanilla’s traffic enforcers, who were attending ...
From 544 days ago
Southern Cebu mobilizes for Vinta’s onslaught
THE Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) has started monitoring towns in southern Cebu that may be affected by tropical storm Vinta. With the storm set to make landfall at dawn today, local officials in southern Cebu started making ...
From 549 days ago
Rain in the forecast as Vinta develops into a tropical depression
THE low-pressure area that’s been heading for the Philippines has become a tropical depression, the weather bureau said. Vinta was located 790 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur and gaining strength, as of Wednesday. It packed winds of up to 45 ...
From 551 days ago
Garcia denies ‘badgering’ ex-Health official
PURE lies. That was how Deputy Speaker Gwen Garcia (Cebu, 3rd) described the allegations made by former Health secretary Paulyn Jean Rosell-Ubial that she badgered the latter to allot more funds for the dengue vaccination program in Central Visayas. Ubial had mentioned ...
From 556 days ago
Smuggled rice discovered in 14 containers from China
THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) Port of Cebu yesterday found at least 7,000 sacks of smuggled rice in 14 of the 71 cargo containers from China, which authorities suspect were misdeclared. As a result, Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña ordered the cancellation ...
From 560 days ago
Palma to hold Misa de Gallo in areas he rarely visits
CEBU Archbishop Jose Palma is set to celebrate traditional dawn masses in different parts of Cebu. Palma told reporters he will kick off the Misa de Gallo on Dec. 16 at the San Isidro Parish in Barangay Garing, Consolacion. After his ...
From 562 days ago
7 government employees test positive for drug use
SEVEN employees working for the local government units (LGUs) of Danao City and Alegria tested positive for illegal drug use during a week-long surprise drug test conducted by the Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office (CPADAO). Carmen Durano-Meca, CPADAO head, told ...
From 563 days ago