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Annabelle lists family home as address but stays in condo

November 5, 2012


Based on forms she filled out in the Commission on Elections (Comelec), talent manager and congressional candidate Annabelle Rama identified Rahman Street in barangay Zapatera, Cebu City as her home. But don’t expect her to open the door when visitors come to call. Her brother, Basak barangay captain George Rama said she doesn’t like to […]

‘Del Mar shouldn’t insist on city flyover projects’

October 17, 2012


Both the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and a civil society group scored former congressman Raul del Mar’s insistence to push through with two flyover projects in a Cebu City Development Council meeting last Monday. “He was advised by DPWH to realign his flyover projects because these were deferred like what Congressman Tomas […]

Comelec officials told: Act mindful in public

October 12, 2012


THE fallout from his meeting with controversial boxing promoter Rex “Wakee” Salud has affected Cebu City north district election officer Marchel Sarno who said even his family was disturbed by the news stories. “I know this is part of the hazards of the job of an election officer. I also know that I do not […]

Cutie submits father’s papers

October 6, 2012


    by Doris C. Bongcac, Chief of Reporters     “I love my job, but I love my father more.” With these words, Rep. Rachel “Cutie” del Mar  kissed a reelection bid goodbye and let her father, former north district congressman Raul del Mar, seek a fresh term. “I said to myself that I […]

Cutie to choose whose COC to submit today

October 5, 2012


by Marian Z. Codilla, Senior Reporter     Two del Mars will go to the election office this afternoon, but it will be Cebu City Rep. Cutie del Mar who decides whose certificate of candidacy (COC) to submit. “Because I’m the incumbent, I get to choose in the end,” Cutie told Cebu Daily News. “We […]

Annabelle to run in north, brings showbiz fight in Cebu

June 29, 2012


Celebrity talent manager Annabelle Rama said she will start visiting barangays next week to test the waters of public opinion about her plan to run for congress in Cebu City’s north district. Yesterday, she brought her showbiz fight with actress Nadia Montenegro to her home turf. She filed a criminal complaint of libel in Cebu […]

Annabelle signs up for north district, asks for guidance

May 18, 2012


by Marian Z. Codilla, Reporter Talent manager and celebrity mother Anabelle Rama officially transferred her registration to Cebu City North District this afternoon. The celebrity cousin of Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama arrived in Cebu this morning and went directly to Cebu City Hall. The mayor persuaded Anabelle to run for Cebu City’s north congressional […]

Jack mulls Congress bid

April 9, 2012


Former Cebu City councilor Sylvan Jakosalem is weighing an offer from Mayor Michael Rama to run for the city’s north congressional district against incumbent Rep. Rachel “Cutie” del Mar. “I need time to think about it because it’s going to be the biggest major decision I make if ever I agree,” Jakosalem told Cebu Daily […]