The Fiesta Señor, Cebu’s annual feast in honor of the Holy Child Jesus, begins at dawn tomorrow with a “Walk With Jesus” procession from the Fuente Osmeña Circle to the Basilica Minore del Santo Niño.
Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III is correct in saying that repair of the Cebu International Convention Center (CICC) needs to be done posthaste. The center will be used in the meeting of world leaders in the 2015 Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit and of Catholic delegates to the 2016 International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) The [...]
After what went through in 2013, coming up with a 2014 wish list should not be difficult. The enormous damage brought by disasters in 2013 that hit a crescendo with supertyphoon Yolanda – the strongest storm to hit land in recorded history, the Oct. 15 7.2 magnitude earthquake, the MNLF-Misuary faction seige of Zamboange in [...]
A fresh year began when midnight struck, but we cannot deny that 2014 will grow old very soon especially when work and classes resume and we find ourselves facing the same old problems. How shall we proceed in the year ahead? Pope Francis in his message for today’s World Day of Peace, an occasion to [...]
Shortly before the world was due to exit the year 2013, a 4.3 magnitue aftershock hit Cebu and neighboring Bohol. The mid-afternoon tremor of Dec. 30 reminded us again of our vulnerability to the elements and Nature’s primal power. While the world hails Pope Francis and the legacy left by former leaders like Nelson Mandela, [...]