Monthly Archives: January 2013

All systems go for Davis Cup 2013 at Plantation Bay, Lapu-Lapu City

It is all system go. For the third time in two years, Lapu-Lapu City will proudly host the Davis Cup 2013, Philippines versus Syria. The night before the “Draw Ceremony” happened, Lapu-Lapu City in coordination with  Plantation Bay Resort and Spa held a welcome dinner for the guests and players of Team Philippines and Team […]

Ronda Pilipinas 2013 kicks off in Lapu-Lapu

By Benjamin Ycong, Poblacion SK Councilor Photos by Fritz John Menguito Ronda Pilipinas 2013 – the 4th largest cycling event in the world – kicked off its fifth leg in front of Lapu-Lapu City Hall. Declared the top five winners of the fifth leg were: 1st place: El Joshua Carino – PLDT Spyder – 4:34:55 […]

Sakyanan pang dagat nitikyaub

Walo ka kawani sa gobyerno ang sakay Dakong balud nga mihapak maoy nakapalunod sa gisakyang pangdagat sa mga kawani sa gobyerno. Nauli na ang mga kawani sa gobyerno nga sakay sa sakyanang pangdagat nga nalunod mga alas 10 sa buntag niadtong Lunes, Enero 21 2013, diha sa tunga-tunga sa Isla Caubian og sa Isla sa […]

City Hall, volunteers clean Muelle Osmeña coastline

Text by Benjamin Ycong Photos by Fritz John Menguito A coastal clean-up was held around 4 p.m. last January 16 at Muelle Osmeña, Barangay Poblacion, Lapu-Lapu City. The activity was initiated by the local government unit (LGU) headed by Mayor Paz C. Radaza in partnership with the LBC Foundation, Department of Tourism, Sangguniang Kabataan, and […]

Continue to find ways to improve services: mayor tells City Hall employees

Mayor Paz C. Radaza challenged all the government employees to double their effort and work harder to address issues facing Lapu-Lapu City. She stressed this during her New Year’s message delivered during the flag raising ceremony on January 7, 2013 in front of the Lapu-Lapu City Hall building. The mayor said there is still so […]

City programs improve education, keep kids in school

By Ellen Joy Escasinas, Gun-ob SK Councilor When it comes to education, the City of Lapu-Lapu takes vigorous actions to improve quality and ensure that all children get access to it. It has hired additional teachers and implemented programs to provide education services and keep more children in school. Due to its strong focus, the […]

Good health of Oponganons a priority of City

Good nutrition that leads to good health is among the top priorities of Lapu-Lapu and its City Health Office, led by Dr. Rodolfo Berame, has worked relentlessly in 2012 and the past years to provide the best services to Oponganons. For three consecutive years, the city has been a recipient of the “Garantisadong Pambata Regional […]

Resource center helps develop Lapu-Lapu coops

At the forefront of the drive to help improve and develop cooperatives and organizations here is the Lapu-Lapu City Cooperative and Livelihood Resource Center headed by Jimmy Glomar. The City Government recognizes the role of cooperativism in uplifting the economic status of Oponganons and funds trainings for cooperatives through the center. It also sees the […]

School-based management advocates praise Babag school’s best practices

By Queenie B. Augusto, Campus Journalist, Babag National High School  Thirty four School-based Management Advocates(SBMs) from 19 divisions of the Department of Education in Central Visayas visited the Division of Lapu-Lapu City last November 27 to see Babag National High School’s showcase of best practices. “SBM Best Practices” of Babag National High School, as chosen […]