Mandaue, Lapu drug ops yielded nearly P500k shabu

Norman Mendoza 04/16/2018

Almost half a million peso worth of shabu were seized in separate drug operations in Mandaue and Lapu-Lapu cities. Cheryl Bajo, 36, and Justin Labor, 23, was arrested in a buy-bust operation in Sitio Suba-Masulog Barangay Basak,…

1 dead, another injured in Mandaue gang war

Norman Mendoza 04/09/2018

Two minors were shot by an unidentified assailant in Barangay Alang-Alang, Mandaue City. Police believed that the shooting incident was a product of a gang war. According to Chief Inspector Mercy Villaro, information officer of Mandaue City…

Barangay officials told: Do background checks on CLAF candidates

Norman Mendoza 04/07/2018

BARANGAY captains in Lapu-Lapu City were reminded to conduct a background check on people they endorse for membership to the City of Lapu-Lapu Allied Force (CLAF) after one of the members was caught in a drug bust…

Four arrested in Lapu drug bust

Norman Mendoza 04/05/2018

Four were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Lapu-Lapu City on April 5, Thursday dawn. Arrested were Marideth Villacote, 45; Rosemarie Cosep, 37; Ally Tumulak, 43; and Jeffrey Tumulak, 39. Seized from them were 24 small plastic…

2 sisters hurdle school by sheer will, determination

Norman Mendoza 04/04/2018

The story is one for the books — that of an extraordinary feat by two sisters suffering from Osteogenesis Imperfecta, a genetic disorder characterized by bones that break easily. In Caohagan islet, Lapu-Lapu City, 17-year-old Jean Balingit…

Cebu: Isolated rainshowers, winds

Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Norman Mendoza 03/26/2018

‘CALOY’ ENTERS PAR TROPICAL Storm Caloy was expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (Par) between 11 P.M. last night to 2 o’clock dawn today, Tuesday, with maximum sustained winds of 65 kilometers per hour (kph)…

Mandaue dads to tackle proposed amended face mask ban rule next week

Norman Mendoza 03/26/2018

The 40 violators of Mandaue City’s Anti-Bonnet Ordinance, who had already paid the P5,000 fine, will have to wait longer to get their refund. This developed as the proposed amended ordinance, which will involve the lowering of…

Fire hits Basak; 300 families homeless

Norman Mendoza 03/20/2018

Another 300 families or 1,500 individuals were rendered homeless in Barangay Basak, Lapu-Lapu City as a massive fire hit 300 houses and around 50 stores shortly before 3 p.m. on Tuesday. Basak Barangay Captain Isabelito Darnayla said…

Authorities, kin found remains of two missing children in Pajo fire

Norman Mendoza 03/17/2018

Jennifer Cañedo, 28, is the mother of two missing children, with ages 1 and 3 years old. The children went missing when a huge fire razed nearly 400 homes in Sitio New Paradise, Barangay Pajo, Lapu-Lapu City…

2 dead in separate ‘drug-related’ killings in Lapu-Lapu City

Norman Mendoza 03/13/2018

LAPU-LAPU CITY- Two persons were shot dead in broad daylight in separate incidents involving assailants riding on board a motorcycle in Barangays Pusok and Pajo on Tuesday morning. Jerome Igot, 39, was killed by an unidentified motorcycle…