Temporary shelter of Mandaue fire victims: Work has already started

Mary Rose Sagarino 12/03/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Construction work on the temporary shelter for the victims of the fire in Sitio Paradise in Barangay Looc, Mandaue City has started on Friday, Dec. 2, 2022.  Construction vehicles were already stationed…

Lapu-Lapu Mayor donates P1M for Mandaue fire victims

Futch Anthony Inso 12/02/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City or Lapu-Lapu Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan turned over on Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, a cheque worth P1 million to Mandaue City Vice Mayor Glenn Bercede. Chan donated the amount to the…

Cortes: Temporary shelter for fire victims will be up before 2022 ends

Mary Rose Sagarino 11/30/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes told victims of the massive fire that struck Sitio Paradise in Barangay Looc here that their temporary shelter will be ready before the year ends. Cortes announced this…

Mandaue City Central School resumes classes after fire victims moved to another school

Mary Rose Sagarino 11/28/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Classes at the Mandaue City Central School (MCCS) has resumed on Monday, Nov. 28. Principal Louwela Guerrero said the classrooms and covered court that were used by fire victims from Sitio Paradise in…

Barangay Looc declares state of emergency due to massive fire

Mary Rose Sagarino 11/24/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Barangay Looc in Mandaue City has declared a state of emergency after it was hit by a massive fire on Tuesday, November 22. Looc Barangay Captain Allan Siazon, on Thursday, November 24, said…

Cortes to let fire victims return, rebuild their homes

Mary Rose Sagarino 11/23/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Mandaue City Mayor Jonas Cortes has promised the fire victims in Sitio Paradise, Barangay Looc that they can return and build their houses in the area. Cortes made this promise during his visit…

Chan donates 1-month salary, goods to Mandaue fire victims

Futch Anthony Inso 11/23/2022

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan has donated his one-month salary to the fire victims of Sitio Paradise, Barangay Looc in Mandaue City. The cheque for the mayor’s salary amounted to P188,726. Aside…

Mandaue’s Bantayan sa Hari to undergo rehabilitation

Mary Rose Sagarino 11/01/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Mandaue City Government would be rehabilitating the Bantayan sa Hari, one of the city’s top heritage sites. Dr. Jocelyn Gerra, anthropologist and the city’s consultant, said that the repair is needed to…

HVT arrested in Mandaue City buy bust

Mary Rose Sagarino 05/31/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu—Police arrested a man who was already released from jail in a buy bust operation in sitio Superior, Barangay Looc, here on Monday dawn, May 30, 2022. Around P255,000 worth of suspected shabu were confiscated…

Mandaue jumpstarts barangay-based vaccination program

Mary Rose Sagarino 10/14/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines- Mandaue City has started its barangay-based COVID-19 vaccination program. Percy Mendoza-Pongasi, a nurse supervisor, said that the program was launched on Monday in Barangay Paknaan. On Thursday, October 14, 2021, the program visited Barangay…

Netizens slam new traffic scheme near Mandaue-Mactan Bridge

Doris C. Bongcac 05/22/2021

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu, Philippines — Congestion greeted motorists on Friday, May 21, during the dry run for the implementation of a new traffic policy on roads in Barangay Looc that are located close to the Mandaue-Mactan Bridge.…

Another lawyer in Cebu killed

Morexette Marie Erram, Paul Lauro 12/17/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Another lawyer was shot dead in Cebu just barely a month after a similar incident happened. Police in Danao City confirmed that Lawyer Baby Maria Concepcion Landero-Ole was killed by still unidentified killers…

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