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Publio Briones III
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Briones: Cautionary tale
LET me get this straight. A trailer truck driver was temporarily detained at the Argao Police Station after his vehicle figured in a four-vehicle smashup in Barangay Taloot, which resulted in the deaths of a couple and their grandchild. Four other ...
From 671 days ago
Briones: Pogi points
THE election may be a year away, but for some, it’s never too early to prepare, especially when the path to victory is paved with potholes. That holds especially true for Cebu City, where many of the side streets look ...
From 691 days ago
GOOD things don’t necessarily come to those who wait. Just this week, I went out of the office to get some munchies at a local convenience store. After grabbing what I wanted, I headed to the counter to pay. Three people ...
From 698 days ago
Briones: Our own Ador
ADOR de Leon was the identical twin of Cardo Dalisay, the protagonist in “Ang Probinsyano,” the long-running telenovela on ABS-CBN. The characters are both played by former indie actor Coco Martin. Ador was a respected and prominent official of the Criminal Investigation ...
From 700 days ago
Briones: Getting on my high horse
IT’S a good day to talk about virtues. It, being Sunday when most Christian Filipinos flock to church for a display of piety that surpasses the devotion of the original proselytizers. Them, dressed in their Sunday best, perhaps praying for salvation ...
From 702 days ago
Briones: Public library
LET me share a piece of good news. I learned from the Facebook page of Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña that the Rizal Public Library on Osmeña Blvd. will be open 24 hours as soon as all the necessary upgrades are ...
From 712 days ago
Briones: Bridge naming
IF Presidential Liaison Officer Adelino Sitoy’s proposal is approved, the bridge that will connect Cebu City and Cordova in Mactan will be called the Sto. Niño Bridge. To most Cebuanos, it’s a fitting name for the most expensive infrastructure project, at ...
From 719 days ago
THE draconian measures the Cebu City Government has imposed on traffic violators have drawn flak from many sectors. They think Mayor Tomas Osmeña is being unreasonable for impounding for 30 days the vehicle of violators caught counterflowing or using the sidewalks. One ...
From 726 days ago
Briones: Helping children on the streets
IT’S hard to imagine that kids as young as 13 would be in a gang roaming the streets past their bedtime. It’s even harder to imagine that the gang would have female members whose initiation either involved getting the paddle ...
From 730 days ago
YESTERDAY, President Rodrigo Duterte was within short walking distance from our office on P. del Rosario to attend the turnover of vehicles donated by the Japanese Government to the Police Regional Office 7. So of course, my column today would have ...
From 734 days ago