MPBL to continue, says founder Manny Pacquiao

The country’s most popular regional basketball league, the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) is moving forward in spite of the health crisis that is ravaging the country. This was the assurance given by league founder and CEO, Manny Pacquiao, during his online meeting with team owners and representatives on Saturday. “Tuloy-tuloy ito,” said Pacquiao, who […]

Guadalupe implements ‘Sunday lockdown’

BARANGAY Guadalupe in Cebu City will strictly implement the curfew, stay-at-home order and “Sunday lockdown” for two weeks starting Jan. 24, 2021 to help slow down the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) transmission in the barangay. For the past 14 days, from Jan. 9 to Jan. 22, Guadalupe recorded the most number of coronavirus cases in […]

LTFRB 7 moves to new home in Brgy. Lorega San Miguel

THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) 7 inaugurated its new office building at 103 Gen. Echavez St., Barangay Lorega San Miguel, Cebu City on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. Present at the ceremony were Presidential Assistant for the Visayas Secretary Michael Lloyd L. Dino, Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia, Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade, […]

Creativity and world-class vision

EVEN as circumstances continue to be uncertain, Mandani Bay celebrates art and culture in time for this year’s Sinulog Festival with “Creativity and World-class Vision,” a painting exhibition of acclaimed abstract painter Dennis “Sio” Montera. The showcase is a collaboration between the world-class township development and Montera, who was exclusively commissioned to do all the […]

IATF relaxes age restrictions

THE Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases has further relaxed age-based restrictions in areas under modified general community quarantine (MGCQ) to allow children 10 years old and above to step out of their homes beginning February 1, 2021. Under Resolution 95, those mandated to stay at home are persons below […]

Mandaue City ready to provide housing for Tipolo fire victims

THE Mandaue City Government will soon build the mid-rise socialized housing project in Sitio Maharlika, Barangay Tipolo, Mandaue City, that will benefit 530 families. The City Planning and Development Office (CPDO) and the Housing and Urban Development Office (Hudo) presented their proposal on the mid-rise socialized housing project to Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes on […]

Sightless singing

SIGHTLESS SINGING. Alejandro Jovilla, a blind man, sings inside the Lapu-Lapu City Hoopsdome to entertain those who are paying their taxes at the city’s business processing area. The Lapu-Lapu City is using Hoopsdome as venue for business processing until January 29 because social distancing can be observed here. Jovilla says his singing has earned him […]