LTO opens Mactan off-site printing office

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/20/2018

A new Land Transportation Office (LTO) off site printing office will be opened at the Island mall – Mactan today, May 21. Regional Director Emmanuel Caindec of the Land Transportation Office in Central Visayas (LTO-7) said that…

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…

LTO-7 men catch 13 colorum vehicles in Mactan

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 05/11/2018

Thirteen vans operating as colorum vehicles at the Mactan Newtown area in Lapu-Lapu City were impounded by Land Transportation Office in Central Visayas (LTO-7) personnel on Friday. LTO-7 Director Victor Caindec said that the owners and drivers…

Mactan Football fires off Saturday

Mars G. Alison 05/11/2018

A total of 86 teams will be battling it out on the field as the 2nd Mactan Football Festival 2018 kicks off on Saturday at the Benthel Asia School of Technology in Basak, Lapu-Lapu City. According to…

Kadaugan Sa Mactan MTB Criterium Race unfolds today

Ray Charlie Diaz 04/28/2018

Over 150 racers comprised of individual enthusiasts to members of topnotch cycling teams in Cebu will be vying in today’s Kadaugan sa Mactan Criterium Race at the Hoopsdome in Gun-ob, Lapu-Lapu City. The event features nine categories…

The hidden beaches of Mactan

Marc Eric Cosep 04/27/2018

MACTAN is an island filled with secret beaches. Unfrequented by tourists, the beaches practically sit at the end of public roads, dirt paths and seemingly private driveways. Nearby, razor wires fence off gardens, private guesthouses, and docks.…

EMB-7: “Mactan, Panglao seawater is contaminated”

Futch Anthony Inso 04/11/2018

CONTAMINATION of seawater in Mactan Island in Cebu and Panglao, Bohol province due to high levels of fecal coliform was seen in recent tests conducted by the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB)-7 in the area. EMB-7 Regional Director…

Butane canister dealer shot in Mactan

Norman V. Mendoza 04/07/2018

A DEALER in butane canisters was shot in the stomach by unidentified assailants at Sitio Soong, Barangay Mactan in Lapu-Lapu City last Friday noon. The 58-year-old victim identified as Marciano Alforque of Barangay Buaya, Lapu-Lapu City is…

DENR-7: Six Mactan resorts violated easement zone rule

Nestle L. Semilla 03/20/2018

AT LEAST six resorts in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu were found to have violated the easement zone rule under the Presidential Decree (PD) 1067 or the Water Code of the Philippines. Nestor Canda, the regional coordinator on the…