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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 […]

Parks official admits lapses in trees inspection

July 2, 2012


THE head of the Cebu City Parks and Playgrounds Commission admits to failure in checking trees that pose risks to the public. This admission came after a car was hit by a fallen tree in Banilad last June 23. Arlie Gesta, parks administrator admitted they may have overlooked some trees with only four out of […]

‘P2.15M needed to repair fountain, Parian monument’

November 27, 2011


Cebu City Councilor Margot Osmeña is seeking a P2.15-million outlay for the immediate repair of cracks in the Fuente Osmeña fountain and the Parian Heritage Monument. Osmeña said the repair of the century-old fountain should be done this year. She identified unspent funds of P150,000 from the Cebu City Tourism Commission’s maintenance and other operating […]