By Jucell Marie P. Cuyos
WHAT the earthquake had broken, this woman put together — a fitting example of resilience Right after the 7.2-magnitude earthquake last Oct. 15, this 52-year-old woman was so worried that the image of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Sto. Niño Maharlika Chapel in barangay Tipolo, Mandaue City, was broken. Evangeline Garcia tried to repair [...]
A TRUCK carrying chemicals went ablaze while traveling along M. Logarta Street in barangay Subangdaku, Mandaue City Tuesday afternoon. The 47-year-old driver Tiofilo Jario parked the Mitsubishi L300 pick-up when he heard an explosion underneath his seat. The fire erupted shortly after Jario and the truck boy went out of the vehicle at 1:45 p.m. [...]
IF the Ombudsman-Visayas requires a permit for Cebu City Hall’s “Piso Mo, Hospital Ko” fund raiser, they should also require the same for the private sector, local government units (LGUs) and even churches.
“WE can be heroes by serving our brothers and sisters who are in need like the victims of the recent calamities in the country.”
THE ongoing P18-million improvement project along MC Briones St., barangay Basak in Mandaue City is causing traffic congestion among motorists heading to Cebu City. Mandaue City officials voiced concern that the Cebu-North Hagnaya Wharf road project scheduled for completion in February next year will only worsen the flow of traffic during next month’s Christmas rush. [...]
SEN. Alan Peter Cayetano visited the fourth district of Cebu on Sunday to distribute relief goods. He called on Filipinos to unite and refrain from “finger pointing.”
A 29-year-old man was arrested for allegedly stealing around 10 kilos of copper wire from a shop in Mandaue City.
A WORKER of a furniture factory was found dead yesterday morning in barangay Tavok, Mandaue City.
MANDAUE City Hall has prepared the Barangay Banilad gymnasium as a temporary shelter for evacuees from Tacloban City who are scheduled to arrive today. Violeta Cavada, Mandaue City Hall’s Social Welfare and Services (CSWS) chief, said the evacuees will undergo stress debriefing conducted by social workers and day care teachers. They will also be given [...]
By Jucell Marie P. Cuyos
The Security Bank Foundation and the Ateneo de Manila University turned over two new school buildings with six classrooms each to the Mandaue city government last Thursday. The mayor said the two new school buildings worth P14.5 million for Basak Elementary School and Jagobiao Elementary School will help address the shortage of classrooms. He said [...]
FAILING to land a job may have driven a man to commit suicide by hanging himself in barangay Cubacub, Mandaue City at dawn yesterday.
By Jhunnex Napallacan
, Nestor Burgos Jr.
Tornadoes destroyed several houses and injured several persons in Cebu and Iloilo provinces on Monday.
HAIDEE Torion waited anxiously for her children Hynes and Stephanie to get out of their classrooms at the Mandaue City Central School yesterday morning. “Akoa na sila gi-ingnan daan nga dapat ila dayon coveran ilang ulo unya mangita silag kataguan sa ilalom sa mesa (I told them earlier that they should cover their heads and [...]