Clean toilets in all towns in Cebu part of Winston Garcia’s plan for first 100 days

Winston Garcia, One Cebu's candidate for Cebu governor, talks about his plans during a campaign outing. (Photo from the Garcia's FB page)

Going around Cebu province these days, tourists and non-tourists are faced with one basic problem: the absence of clean toilets. That is something One Cebu gubernatorial candidate Winston Garcia wants to address if he is elected into office. Garcia, during a roundtable discussion with some newspaper workers, said he wants to build clean toilets throughout…

Digong Duterte to bring real change to the country: son, Cebu supporters

Sebastian “Basti” Duterte says his father, Davao City Mayor Rodrigo, will lead the country to real change if elected president. Basti was in Cebu last February 24 to pitch in for the Cebu campaign. “I’m supporting my father’s presidential candidacy bid not because I’m his son but I believe that he is the candidate with…

Jun Pelaez: Institutionalized corruption still the defining issue in Lapu-Lapu elections

JUN PELAEZ. The businessman says he will work to have “proper and clean community markets in each barangay to replace the roadside talipapas” if elected mayor. (From the June Pelaez Facebook page)

Efrain “Jun” Pelaez Jr. describes his campaign as a “new battle for Mactan.” The businessman will face incumbent Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza this May for the city’s top post.

Top Cebu news stories in 2015: politics heats up, traffic worsens, Cebu pulls off successful APEC hosting, economy continues strong growth

SRP Accident. SRP accidents like this one, when a car went up in flames after hitting a motorcycle, has forced the City Government to impose strict safety measures at the area. (Photo by Jojo Abcede)

With 2016 being an election year, local politicians started bracing for a showdown and jockeying for positions in 2015. Alliances were forged, strengthened, and, for some, broken.

Mary Ann Delos Santos joins BOPK

WITH BOPK. Cebu City Councilor Mary Ann Delos Santos announces her transfer to the Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan of former mayor Tomas Osmeña in the Lahug barangay hall. (Photo from Tomas Osmeña’s Facebook Page)

Cebu City Councilor Mary Ann Delos Santos has joined the Bando Osmeña-Pundok Kauswagan (BOPK) of former mayor Tomas Osmeña. Delos Santos, Osmeña and the other BOPK officials held the announcement this morning at the Lahug Barangay Hall, where she served as barangay chief for years.