Senior citizens rooting for Angara

A GROUP of senior citizens in the Philippines expressed support to Liberal Party senatorial candidate Edgardo “Sonny” Angara.

In their manifesto of support, the Federation of Senior Citizens Association of the Philippines (FSCAP) and the Aagapay sa Matatanda Inc. (AMA) party-list group justified their decision in choosing Angara as their top senatorial candidate. Read the rest of this entry

Aquino attacks Rama at rally in Cebu

On the last of three campaign stops he made in Cebu on Friday, President Benigno Aquino III endorsed mayoral candidate Tomas Osmeña and blamed his opponent for worsening traffic in the city.

The President addressed a crowd from a stage put up in front of the Capitol building, after speaking at campaign rallies in the cities of Bogo and Toledo earlier in the day. Read the rest of this entry

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Jokes, funny digs at rivals liven up rally at Capitol

IT was a different President Benigno Aquino III who faced the crowd yesterday at the Bando Osmeña Pundok Kauswagan (BOPK) rally at the Capitol grounds. He was informal and funny, giving the crowd a glimpse of his sense of humor.

The BOPK candidates were the same, entertaining the crowd with their dancing. Read the rest of this entry

Lapu LP mayoral bet ‘not afraid’ to face estafa

LAPU-LAPU City congressional candidate Angel Rodriguez said he will file estafa charges against mayoralty candidate Efrain “Jun” Pelaez Jr., whom he accused of failing to account for the money he gave for their coalition’s campaign.

Rodriguez, in a press conference, said he and Pelaez agreed to create a joint bank account where they can deposit their contributions. Read the rest of this entry

Talisay candidates get notices from Comelec

MEMBERS of the Liberal Party (LP) in Talisay City said they are willing to comply with the order of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to remove illegally placed campaign posters.

The Comelec Cebu Provincial Office recently sent notices to candidates running in different local government units in Cebu who reportedly violated an election provision after posting campaign materials in non-designated areas. Read the rest of this entry

Road Czar

HE starts his day with coffee with a dose of news from Sun.Star Cebu online. By 8 a.m., he drives to his office and spends most of the day poring over documents. “I need to know everything that goes on in the office,” said Citom Executive Director Rafael Yap, who adds he even does the

Wishful thinking

By Jedd Uy I REMEMBER it being afternoon. My mom, my grand-uncle and I were walking, taking our time as we made our way to the fence. No sooner than we had gotten there that an army of sheep, no doubt attracted by our heavy footsteps, gathered to stare back at us with their clueless

Desire for Love (7)

Ni Oliver F. Flores SA ako nang pagpauli, gihatod ko ni Dennis. Naghilom lang siya samtang nag-drive sa awto nga among gisakyan. Nahimuot kaayo kong nagtan-aw sa akong boyfriend. Nasayod ko nga ang iyang gihunahuna mao si Layla. “Wa ka ba gyud makatuo sa gipakitang kalipay ni Layla, Den?” “Ambot ba, Gin. Gilingaw lang nako

Desire for Love (6)

Ni Oliver F. Flores NAGTINAN-AWAY si Nang Cecilia ug Noy Manolo. Samtang si Dennis mitutok nako. Nabag-ohan sila sa ilang nakita kang Layla. Malipayon kaayo si Layla. Nagkanta-kanta pa kini. Klaro sa nawong ni Dennis ug sa iyang parents ang gibating kahibung. Miamen si Layla sa iyang mga ginikanan nga wa makatingog ug igo lang