By Aries Joseph Hegina
Four fires hit Metro Cebu in a span of less than 24 hours, killing one and injuring a child, the Bureau of Fire Protection here said Friday. Three fires hit the cities of Mandaue and Cebu, which started at 12:05 p.m. A child was injured in the fire that hit the BG Dionisio Marketing, Kishi Plastic and Precision manufacturing company. A nearby apartment was totally burned and another only partially in the incident that saw at least 20 firetrucks from Consolacion town and Lapu-Lapu City, together with some fire brigades, respond.
The Mandaue city government will build a new public market where the old market used to stand in barangay Centro.
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.