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Radaza says they’re maximizing online promotion of city’s tourism sites

December 17, 2012

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Even with so much to promote on his tourism destinations, Lapu-Lapu City Hall is opting to ride the Internet revolution to cut down on advertisement costs. Of the P1.4-billion budget for 2013, the city government of Lapu-Lapu is only allocating P1-million for advertisements. And the amount will only be spent this for publication of government […]

‘Epal’ pols told: Let dead have their day

October 29, 2012

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MANILA — A word of advice to “epal” politicians: Don’t take the spotlight away from the dead. An official of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) made this appeal on Sunday, anticipating that cemeteries on All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day would be replete with posters and banners bearing the images of […]

Osmeña family calendars part of early campaigning

October 20, 2012

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Early campaigning for Cebu City Rep. Tomas Osmeña is as simple as a free calendar and a manifesto. On downtown Colon Street yesterday, volunteers, including children, handed out to passersby 2013 calendars featuring his family with Christmas and New Year greetings and wearing “Type O” shirts. “I do it every year, election or no election. […]

Tom says Cuenco lost support for House bid

September 9, 2012

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CEBU Cebu City Rep. Tomas Osmeña, who has been at odds with Antonio Cuenco since the 2010 election, said the former congressman made the right decision in backing out of a campaign because he knew he would lose a comeback election in 2013. Osmeña claimed that more than half of 30 barangay captains of Cebu […]

Oslob gov’t told: Drop whale shark tour program

July 30, 2012

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The scars sustained by Fermin, a juvenile male whale shark who fed off the food given by boaters plying the waters off Oslob and Moalboal towns, resulted to finger-pointing and denials among municipal officials over the weekend. Moalboal Mayor Inocentes Cabaron said Oslob should stop their whale shark interaction programs if they are really serious […]

Campaign on for Banawa-Englis plebiscite

July 25, 2012

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BARANGAY officials in Guadalupe and Labangon are now busy campaigning for the plebiscite whether barangay Banawa-Englis is to be created or not. In barangay Labangon, barangay captain Victor Buendia is campaigning for the “no” vote, claiming that his barangay will lose around P5 million annual income if the new barangay is created. The plebiscite for […]

‘Cooperation with P-Noy only, no coalition with LP’

July 22, 2012

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A ‘super-coalition’ between the United Nationalist Alliance and the Liberal Party won’t happen said President Benigno Aquino III’s uncle Jose “Peping” Cojuangco. As the representative of Partido Demokratiko Pilipino – Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) in the United Nationalist Alliance (UNA), Cojuangco told Cebu Daily News that the party only wants to cooperate with the present […]

National campaign time for Gwen

July 21, 2012

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  HER message wasn’t just for Cebuanos but a nation of potential voters. Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia called on support for her own senatorial bid during the State of the Province Address (SOPA) She said her enemies “hope to destroy the opportunity of this Cebuano relying upon the awesome, formidable votes of our fellow Cebuanos to […]

Tomas, Joy favor BO-PK bingo games

June 21, 2012

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Just for the fun of it. So said Rep. Tomas Osmeña of Cebu City’s south district and Vice Mayor Joy Augustus Young who were asked why they donated prizes for bingo games held nearly every night in Cebu City barangays, an apparent bid to court voters. “People aren’t stupid. If you give them a sack […]

More ‘Type O’ posters despite cleanup order

June 10, 2012

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More “Type O” streamers and posters will be plastered in Cebu City streets in the days ahead despite an order by Mayor Michael Rama to remove them. To stay out of the reach of City Hall sanitation workers, they will be put up in privately owned properties. “Our followers said they will display it in […]