Lapu launches 2 task force offices to enforce curfew for minors, war on drugs

Norman V. Mendoza 05/23/2018

THE Lapu-Lapu City government launched two offices that would focus on women and children concerns and illegal drug monitoring in the barangays. Mayor Paz Radaza explained that the “Task Force Malasakit” led by retired policewoman Editha Patalinjug…

SK councilor caught with marijuana at checkpoint

Norman V. Mendoza 05/22/2018

A 20-year old newly elected Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) councilor was arrested by police for alleged possession of a bag of marijuana during a checkpoint at the Mandaue Reclamation Area. Jesjoma Nomar Aranas, a resident of Morasa St.,…

SK Councilor from Leyte arrested in Mandaue checkpoint for illegal possession of drugs

Doris Mae C. Mondragon, Norman V. Mendoza 05/22/2018

A newly elected Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) councilor from Baybay Leyte was arrested at a checkpoint in Zuelig St., Barangay Centro, Mandaue City for illegal possession of drugs on Saturday (May 19). Chief Inspector Aldrin Villacampa of Centro…

Mactan store denies owning vape pen that kills man in US

Norman V. Mendoza 05/18/2018

The Smok-E Mountain Mactan Vape Cafe in Marina Mall, Lapu-Lapu City, has denied that the tube type vape that exploded killing a man in Florida, USA, came from their store. The sales clerk of Vape Cafe who…

Philippine-made vape pen traced in Mactan, denies vape came from them

Norman V. Mendoza 05/18/2018

LAPU-LAPU CITY, CEBU –A vape shop here has denied that vape pen that exploded and killed a man from Florida came from them. The sales clerk of SMOK-E MOUNTAIN Mactan Vape Cafe at Marina Mall in Lapu-Lapu…

Slovakian on motorcycle slams into road barrier in Lapu, dies

Norman V. Mendoza 05/17/2018

A 64-year-old Slovakian motorcycle rider died after he accidentally slammed into a concrete barrier along GY Dela Cerna St., Barangay Poblacion, Lapu-Lapu City at 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday (May 16). Lubimir Gavalier, temporarily residing at Barangay Nangka,…

2 minors rescued inside German’s apartment

Norman V. Mendoza 05/17/2018

Two male minors who were allegedly pimped to a German national in Barangay Basak, Lapu-Lapu City were rescued by authorities late Wednesday afternoon. The boys, aged 12 and 14, who are residents of Barangay Lahug, Cebu City…

Candidates told: Clean up or else …

Norman V. Mendoza 05/16/2018

CANDIDATES in the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections will start cleaning and taking down campaign posters in the barangays in Lapu-Lapu City today (May 17). Arvin Abing, who was elected Barangay Kagawad in Barangay Maribago Lapu-Lapu City,…

Lapu bonnet ban to be strictly imposed

Norman V. Mendoza 05/16/2018

THE police officers and the traffic enforcers of Lapu-Lapu City will work together to strictly implement the city’s Anti-Bonnet Ordinance as an answer to the call of Mayor Paz Radaza for action amid the recent shooting incidents…

Election protest mulled

Norman V. Mendoza 05/15/2018

With her defeat in the barangay elections, Punta Engaño Barangay Captain Josie Hayashi is planning to file an election protest as her group were gathering evidence allegedly of cheating by the rival camp. Crisanto Estardo, Hayashi’s opponent,…