Punta fire victims to get cash aid

VICTIMS of the massive fire that hit five sitios in Barangay Punta Princesa, Cebu City on June 11, 2022, will be receiving P10,000 to P20,000 in financial aid from the City Government.Portia Basmayor of the Department of Social Welfare and Services (DSWS) told SunStar Cebu Sunday, June 19, 2022, that their office will be requesting […]

Fire hits 3 sitios in Punta Princesa

(UPDATED) An early evening fire hits three sitios in Barangay Punta Princesa, Cebu City on Saturday, June 11, 2022.Based on an initial report provided by the Cebu City Fire Office (CCFO), the fire first started in Sitio Tuburan, Barangay Punta Princesa at 5:53 p.m.The fire reportedly started at the house of a certain Jocelyn Daniel. […]

Boy, 3, dies in Aloguinsan fire

A THREE-YEAR-OLD boy died in a fire that hit his family’s home in Barangay Poblacion, Aloguinsan town, southwest Cebu on Friday night, June 3, 2022.Firefighters identified the lone fatality as Izach Pielago, 3.Senior Fire Officer 1 Johnmer Lesigues, the chief of Aloguinsan’s fire department, told SunStar Cebu that the fire started at around 8:22 p.m. […]

Fire hits Danao City public market

A HUGE fire engulfed a public market in Danao City, northern Cebu Thursday evening, June 2, 2022.According to the City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office, the fire started around 8:29 p.m. on Thursday.As of press time, fire fighters are still trying to put out the fire. (CLC)Refresh this page for updates.

Cause of ship fire remains mystery

INVESTIGATION is still ongoing to find out the reason behind the fire incident that broke out in the ill-fated mv General Romulo and claimed the life of one seafarer on Sunday, April 17, 2022.Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Cebu spokesperson Lt. Krysta Bergantin told SunStar Cebu Monday, April 18, that personnel from the Coast Guard were […]

Mambaling warehouse fire damage at P28M

AROUND P28 million worth of infrastructure was destroyed during a midnight fire that occurred at a warehouse along the national highway in Barangay Mambaling, Cebu City on Thursday, March 17, 2022.The fire, which occurred at the warehouse owned by Vicky Marketing, took 12 hours to contain.FO2 Fulbert Navarro of the Cebu City Fire Office (CCFO) […]