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Parent-investors pour money into mall playground for kids

October 29, 2012


by Aileen Garcia-Yap, Reporter As parents, Marvin Espinosa and his business partners thought that investing in helping children develop their social skills in a creative and fun way would succeed in Cebu. They opened Kids Planet in one of the newest malls in Cebu, JCenter Mall, in Mandaue City in October last year. “In our […]

Rising triathletes in Cebu

October 28, 2012


Chiongbian siblings show off skills to top respective divisions in SuperTriKids NAGP tilt by Mars G. Alison, Correspondent The Chiongbian siblings of the Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu (SHS-AdC) are becoming a force to reckon with in triathlon after each of them topped their respective categories in the SuperTriKids National Grassroots Program (NAGP) competition yesterday […]

‘Make Lapu-Lapu tourist and child-friendly’

October 18, 2012


Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza said she wants children to help achieve the goal of making Lapu-Lapu City a tourism capital of the country. Around seven thousand students and children had gathered to listen to Mayor Radaza’s State of the Children Report which was held yesterday afternoon in Hoops Dome Lapu-Lapu City. The mayor opened […]

Stepfather stabs kid

July 26, 2012


A five-year old child was stabbed by his stepfather while sleeping in their house at sitio Alegre, Brgy. Basak San Nicolas, Cebu City. The 55-year-old stepfather Pedro Navale stabbed the kid with a kitchen knife following a squabble with his live-in partner, Arlene Arnoco at 12:20 a.m. After the incident, the victim fled from their […]

61-year old accused of raping 9-year old girl

May 8, 2012


  by Rhea Ruth Rosell, Reporter A 61-year old man is accused of raping a nine year-old girl in barangay Uling, Naga City, south of Cebu. The sexual abuse was discovered when the girl complained to her parents of genital pains. They later on found kiss marks on the kid’s breast part and bruises on […]

Intensive counseling set for slain Naga couple’s kids

March 29, 2012


Social workers in Naga City have their work cut out for them as they deal with the children who saw their parents dead in their home in barangay South Poblacion, Naga City last Sunday dawn. Social welfare worker Edna Regudo of the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) Crisis Intervention Unit, confirmed that the […]

Bully victim laid to rest raps eyed on kids

March 6, 2012


SEVEN-YEAR-OLD old Joshua Veloso was laid to rest yesterday morning amid the family’s uncertainty that justice would be served for his death. The family of Joshua was saddened by the police report that Joshua died of “accidental drowning” and not homicide as earlier reported. The grade 1 pupil was chased into the sea by youngsters […]