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…

Lumber store owner slain in Kinasang-an

Chito O. Aragon 09/28/2016

CEBU CITY—Owner of a lumberyard was shot on Wednesday morning in Upper Kinasang-an, Cebu City. Charito Matiko, 48, was cleaning in front of his store, Janice Enterprise, when a man on board a motorcycle shot him past…

Rookie cop dies in accidental shooting

Jhunnex Napallacan 04/11/2016

A ROOKIE policeman died when his firearm accidentally went off while he tried to clean it at his home in sitio Lower Paradise, Kinasang-an, Cebu City. P01 Benjamin Pardillada, a 24-year-old member of the Sibonga-based Regional Public…

Man nabbed for robbing cabbie

Apple Ta-as 01/10/2016

A man, who robbed a taxi driver, was arrested a few hours after the robbery in sitio Paradise, barangay Kinasang-an, Cebu City last Saturday. Aaron Ariesgado, 19, was arrested in his residence near the crime scene during…

Shabu bust nets 2 in Cebu City

Chito O. Aragon 12/22/2015

Police arrested two persons during a drug buy-bust operation in barangay Kinasang-an, Cebu City last Monday night. Alfonso Boyoras was arrested after he sold a pack of suspected shabu to a police undercover agent. His neighbor Alexander…

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