Saturday, July 20, 2019
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CAGAYAN DE ORO
Lelani P. Echaves
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YESTERDAY, I got a text about the death of a good friend’s father. Iluminado Ditan, father of Caesar “Johnny Kawa” Ditan, dedicated long years to the Dumanjug Central School, first as a public school teacher and then as school principal. I ...
From 921 days ago
Echaves: Back to basics
I SET up a Facebook account about two years ago for one simple reason: To have access to newest happenings in my grandson’s and daughters’ lives. His mother, my daughter, said it would be quite unwieldy to send all his photos ...
From 922 days ago
WOULDN'T it just be great if in 2017, after his six months as leader of this nation, Rodrigo Roa Duterte and all the president’s men spoke the same language and delivered their messages with razor-sharp clarity? With that in place, ...
From 942 days ago
CHRISTMAS Day is literally just around the corner, and a week after, a new year shall be upon us. By now, news stations are finalizing their year-enders to cap 2016 by. Meaning, how has the year been when sunset comes? Too often, ...
From 943 days ago
THIS being Christmastime, I reviewed last year’s list of gift recipients and felt reality bites. We shall be much fewer at our family’s annual Christmas gathering in the parental home. After a long wait, my younger brother finally left ...
From 950 days ago
WHEN the leaked video of then Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump caught him bragging about groping women without asking permission, he was castigated non-stop by the media and survey polls. His fellow bragger, radio and TV host Billy Bush, was soon ...
From 964 days ago
IN LAW, as much as in life, there is need to find closure. Issues that have lingered and festered for so long and which unnecessarily divide the people and slow the path to the future have to be interred.” So began ...
From 971 days ago
Echaves: Tabula rasa
I GET to see him every weekend, and relish every moment of watching this grandson grow. I wonder if my grandparents would’ve felt the same way about me and my two brothers in our childhood. It’s a wonder ...
From 998 days ago
Echaves: Shades of...
AT ONE moment, President Rodrigo Duterte declared he was separating from the United States. The next moment, he clarified that separating did not mean severing ties with the US. Then he rattled off a series of why’s…er, why not’s… he ...
From 999 days ago
Echaves: Spins and jokes
PHOTOS and videos of Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar in the first month of the Duterte presidency showed a fresh-faced, personable, good-looking and towering man, ready and committed to take on the world. Lately, we see him feeling the heavy weight ...
From 1019 days ago