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30 Cebu mayors want 84 trees cut

MEMBERS of  National Coalition to Save Trees headed by running priest Robert Reyes (left, back row) pass by a cut tree on  the Osmeña Boulevard  sidewalk as they run from the Capitol grounds to the Archbishop Residence on  D. Jakosalem Street to save the  trees in Naga City, San Fernando town and Carcar City. JUNJIE MENDOZA/CDN

At least 30 Cebu mayors want Environment Secretary Ramon Paje to reissue an order to cut 84 trees, many of which are century-old, in two cities and one town in southern Cebu province.

Posted: September 1st, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Dairy exec says money from Malampaya is intact

UBAY Dairy Multiplier Farm in Bohol province is considered one of the biggest milk stations in Central Visayas. The farm currently has 355 dairy cows that produce 510 liters of milk per day. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Lack of water delayed the completion of a milk processing plant in a town in Bohol province that is said to have been funded by proceeds from the government share of the Malampaya gas project in Palawan province.

Posted: August 30th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Cebu experiences ‘worst flooding this year’

Yesterday’s flood scene at the down town area. (Contributed Photo by Edik Doltina)

A 16-year-old-boy has been reported missing while hundreds of employees and students in Metro Cebu were stranded after heavy rains that lasted two hours Thursday afternoon caused knee-deep floods.

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Cebu cop chief shot dead during drinking spree

gun shot

The police chief of Alcoy, Cebu, was shot dead Sunday night allegedly by a barangay councilman during a drinking spree outside the town’s gymnasium where a boxing event was held in connection with the upcoming fiesta.

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Anti-pork signature drive kicks off in Cebu

Photo from https://www.facebook.com/cebu.summit

Walking for Bernard Villalon, 75, wasn’t as easy as two decades ago. Accompanied by a friend, Villalon flew all the way from Marikina to Cebu City to take part in the sign-up drive for the People’s Initiative against the pork barrel system.

Posted: August 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »