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Dance one last time, Sinulog exec urges Gwen

January 5, 2013

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WITH 2013 being her last term in the Capitol, can Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia join the Sinulog parade on Jan. 20 with a suspension order encumbering her? Sinulog Foundation Inc. officials hope so. They invited her to join the parade in a closed-door meeting yesterday in the governor’s office where Garcia has been staying since […]

P-Noy declares war on illegal firecrackers

December 31, 2012

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MANILA — Ahead of the New Year revelry, President Aquino ordered police officials, on Sunday, to throw the book at revelers exploding banned firecrackers and shut down shops selling these contraband for good. The President specifically reminded Philippine National Police Director General Allan Purisima to highlight the charges filed against violators of Republic Act 7183 […]

VP Binay joins Sinulog 2012

January 15, 2012

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By Edison Delos Angeles, correspondent Vice President Jejomar Binay only uttered ‘Pit Senyor’ when he went up stage of the Cebu City Sports Center to greet the Sinulog revelers. Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama instructed Sinulog Foundation not to cut any performance for a political speech. According to Rene Mercado, Rama’s consultant, Binay may have […]

Have more fun watching Sinulog parade on streets

January 14, 2012

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NEVER mind if tickets for the grandstand in the Cebu City Sports Center are all sold out. Spectators can have “more fun” watching the Sinulog parade for free from the street where dance contingents are up close. Revelry by the roadside is a genuine Sinulog experience. It includes spontaneous street dancing, hanging out with friends, […]

‘Criminal elements, not terrorists, are main threat to Sinulog’

January 9, 2012

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Watch out for new faces in your neighborhood. And make sure that someone is left at home to guard the premises before stepping out to attend various Sinulog activities. Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama said chances of a terror attack are remote during Sinulog week but it pays to be “overvigilant.” “Eternal vigilance is what […]

Watching from the grandstand

January 9, 2012

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If you want a seat in the grandstand to watch the Sinulog parade, less than 1,000 tickets are left. As of 2 p.m. yesterday, only pink and green tickets for bleacher seats in both ends of the stadium in the Cebu City Sports Center were going for P500 each. “Tickets are selling fast as we […]