ARMED MEN SPOTTED ON OLANGO?

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Benjie Talisic, Izobelle T. Pulgo 04/20/2017

Government troops have surrounded a coastal village on Olango Island, 6.4 kilometers from Lapu-Lapu City on Mactan Island, after a resident claimed to have seen two armed men in the area past 2 p.m. on Thursday. When…

Gov’t troops secure Olango village due to “armed men”

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 04/20/2017

CEBU CITY–Government troops have surrounded a coastal village on Olango Island, 6.4 km from Lapu-Lapu City on Mactan Island, after a resident claimed seeing two armed men in the area past 2 p.m. on Thursday. When police…

200 drug surrenderers register for Lapu’s cash-for-work program

Norman V. Mendoza 10/05/2016

MORE than 200 drug surrenderers from Olango Island have registered for the Lapu-Lapu City government’s cash-for-work program last Saturday. Mayor Paza Radaza visited and spoke to around 400 surrenderers in the island and expressed her gratitude to…

Lapu offers boats to carry passengers affected by PCG’s ‘anti-kolorum’ drive

Norman V. Mendoza 09/17/2016

LAPU-LAPU City Mayor Paz Radaza offered the city’s two sea ambulance motorboats and rented two other big motorboats to transport passengers from Angasil wharf in Barangay Mactan to Olango Island and back. The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)…

Toys, kiddie rides for Olango kids

Norman V. Mendoza 12/18/2015

Around 50 individuals dressed like Santa Claus will bike through Olango Island in Lapu-Lapu City to give toys and candies to the children on Dec. 19. They will also treat the children to kiddie rides at the…

Two net cafes closed for letting students play during class time

Norman V. Mendoza 11/24/2015

A Lapu-Lapu City task force closed another Internet shop yesterday for operating without a permit and allowing students inside during class hours, a violation of a city ordinance. The task force found two pupils of Bankal Elementary…

Mother helps neighbors earn income

11/01/2015

How do you share your blessings after achieving success in business and after being given a new lease on life? For Delia Inoc, her answer was to hire her neighbors so they would have extra income. Being…

Sea turtle freed in Lapu-Lapu

Norman V. Mendoza 10/31/2015

  A sea turtle that was stranded in a marine sanctuary in Olango Island was released in the open sea yesterday. The Olive Ridley Sea Turtle locally called pawikan  was earlier   found by a fisherman in the…

3 boys still missing

Norman V. Mendoza 10/21/2015

THE Philippine Navy and the Philippine Air Force (PAF) yesterday joined the search and rescue operation for the three boys who went missing after setting out to fish off barangay Baring, Olango Island last Sunday. Rescuers, however,…

3 boys missing in Olango

Norman V. Mendoza 10/20/2015

Three boys were reported missing yesterday morning after they went fishing in a  paddle boat Sunday morning in barangay Baring in Olango Island. Their  parents reported to the  Talima Police station at 7 a.m. yesterday after the…

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