Around P20 million lost in Kinasang-an Pardo fire that raged for almost 2 hours

Paul Lauro 04/18/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines – At least P20 million in properties were burned down in a two-hour fire that hit a commercial establishment in Brgy. Kinasang-an Pardo, Cebu City on Tuesday morning, April 18, 2023.  Firefighters responded to…

Fire breaks out in Kinasang-an Pardo, Cebu City

Paul Lauro 04/18/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines—A building of a foam manufacturer in Barangay Kinasang-an Pardo here caught fire early morning on Tuesday, April 18, 2023. The fire reportedly started at 5:39 a.m.  The fire was declared fire out at 7:16…

Motorcycle driver avoids small pothole in Talisay, slams into another motorcycle; two hurt

Paul Lauro 03/13/2023

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A motorcycle driver who tried to avoid a small pothole on the road, swerved to the opposite lane, and crashed instead into another motorcycle traveling on that side of the road in Barangay…

Cebu City has 7 more drug-cleared barangays

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 12/16/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Seven barangays in Cebu City were recently declared “drug-cleared” by the Regional Oversight Committee on Barangay Drug Clearing (ROCBDC). These are barangays Basak Pardo, Buot Taup, Kinasang-an, Lusaran, San Antonio, Pamutan, and Parian,…

VIDEO: Fire razes residential area in Kinasang-an, Cebu City

Paul Lauro 01/07/2022

Here’s a video footage of the fire that razed 26 houses in sitio Paradise 3 in Barangay Kinasang-an, Cebu City on Friday dawn, January 7, 2022. According to the city’s fire officials, the fire was reported at…

Cebu City barangay councilor shot dead

Paul Lauro and Alven Marie A. Timtim 11/30/2020

  CEBU CITY, Philippines — An unidentified gunman shot dead a 61-year-old Cebu City barangay councilor this noon of November 30, 2020 in an alley along Sitio Adelfa, Barangay Kinasang-an, Cebu City. Engineer Ponciano Villamil, Barangay Kinasang-an…

219 submit themselves to rapid testing in Cebu City

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 05/08/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The third day of the rapid testing for the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) recorded 219 residents submitting themselves to the blood extraction process in three barangays. In Barangay Kinasang-an, only 20 volunteers appeared…

Cebu City Legal Office forms team for Kinasang-an flooding

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/06/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The Cebu City Legal Office (CLO) is forming a team of three lawyers to look into the long-time flooding issue in Sitio Paradise 3 in Barangay Kinasangan here.  City Legal Officer Rey Gealon told CDN…

Habal habal driver moonlights as drug courier nabbed

Benjie Talisic 06/27/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A habal-habal driver will have to spend his 37th birthday next month in jail after he was arrested in an anti-illegal drug operation on Wednesday, June 26, along Natalio Bacalso Avenue in Barangay…

Cops nab ex-con with P647,000 shabu, send him back to jail

Benjie Talisic 06/20/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A former convict, who was just released from jail last month, is heading back to prison after he was caught in a buy-bust operation in Barangay Kinasang-an, Cebu City at past 8 p.m.…

New equipment, more responders prepare Cebu for disasters

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag, Nestle L. Semilla 10/14/2016

EVEN though they had already moved on with their lives, some residents of Cebu City still remember the fear they felt during the powerful earthquake which jolted Cebu and the rest of the Visayas three years ago.…

Lumber store owner, garbage truck driver among 5 killed in shooting

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Michaela Jaycel L. Dolores, Norman V. Mendoza 09/28/2016

A lumber store owner was killed by unknown assailants in Barangay Kinasang-an, Cebu City past 6 a.m. yesterday. Charito Mepico, 48, just opened Janice Enterprises when the assailants fired at him. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds on…

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