3rd bridge proponents join Sinulog 2017

Pray for Senyor Santo Niño's blessings
Proponents of the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway (CCLEX) led by Arlett Capistrano and Herbert Laboy joined the 2017 Fiesta Senyor festivities to pray for Senyor Santo Niño's blessings.

The Senyor Santo Niño is the miraculous image of the Holy Child Jesus housed at the Basilica Minore del Santo Niño in Cebu City. It is said to be the image that the conquistador Ferdinand Magellan brought to the Philippines and gave then Rajah Juana as a gift during her baptism in 1521.

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87 entries join GMEA Visayas 2016 shortlist


Globe Media Excellence Awards updates
Globe Telecom has announced the roster of shortlisted entries for the 2016 Globe Media Excellence Awards (GMEA) in Visayas - Eighty-seven (87) entries from 789 entries submitted by print, online and broadcast journalists, columnists, bloggers, and social media influencers from Cebu, Bacolod, and Iloilo.
Reporter of the Year for Print

Joey Gabieta for “Kenneth's battlecry: Tindog, Tacloban” (Philippine Daily Inquirer)
Nestor Burgos Jr.

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Platinum rings express your love story

“Each wedding ring is a work of love”
This love, says Odysseus Suarez Wedding Rings owner and manager Odysseus Suarez, can be seen in the making of the expert metal craftsman and jeweler’s latest line of personalized platinum rings.

This begins with a bar or rod of platinum getting rolled, pressed, and laminated through a rolling mill machine until it is trimmed into the right dimensions.

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Media awards champs to inspire new writing

Globe Media Excellence Awards updates 2016
As the Globe Media Excellence Awards (GMEA) begins its call for submission of entries for 2016, last year’s GMEA Visayas awardees hope to inspire new writing that matter to readers while upholding the practice of journalistic excellence.

 

[caption id="attachment_6219" align="aligncenter" width="908"] 2015 Globe Media Excellence Awards Winners[/caption]

GMEA 2015 winners Sun.Star managing editor for special pages and features Cherry Ann Lim, former Sun.Star writer Liberty Pinili, Cebu Daily News (CDN) reporter Ador Mayol, and columnist Atty.

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Hawok. The tradition of kissing Sto. Niño.

Our Sinulog vow and advocacy
Devotees at the linya sa hawok (line for the kiss) grow exponentially to several thousands as the feast of Señor Sto. Niño in Cebu City draws nearer. They line up for that precious moment traditionally called hawok (kiss).

They kiss, touch and wipe with a handkerchief the glass case protecting the image of Señor Sto. Niño believed to be miraculous.

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Mindanao leg of media awards set Dec. 3

Nominees from 4 urban centers bared
The Awards Night of the Globe Media Excellence Awards (GMEA) Mindanao has been reset to December 3, 2015 at the SMX Convention Center even as a total of 58 entries were shortlisted for various categories of the most anticipated premier award-giving body that recognizes excellence in journalism in the Visayas and Mindanao.

The Awards  Night for the Visayas leg transpired last September 24, 2015 at the Cebu Grand Convention Center.

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