Monthly Archives: January 2014

People bring offerings, pray to ‘talking’ Niño found in Lapu barangay

People are coming in droves to Sitio Saac 2 in Lapu-Lapu City to look at an image of the Sto. Niño reported by young kids to have talked to them. The image of what people are now calling the Señor Sto. Niño de Palaboy (wandering Niño) is now displayed in an altar built for him […]

Lapu-Lapu public schools now open for early enrollment

Public schools in Lapu-Lapu City have started early enrolment for 2014-2015, the Department of Education (DepEd) announced recently. This is in observance of a DepEd order setting Early Registration Day for next school year in all public and secondary schools. The early enrolment happens every Monday to Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. It […]

City’s livelihood training helps women in need

Josephine Sagarino Ngujo and Linda Liwag once had difficulty making ends meet. Josephine’s husband is a tricycle driver and they have four children while Linda is a solo parent. But through the Lapu-Lapu City Cooperative and Livelihood Resource Center (LCLRC) and Kababayen-an sa Opon Nagkahiusa sa Kalambuan (Konka), they are able to put food on […]

Knowles Philippines inaugurates factory in Lapu-Lapu

Knowles Electronics Philippines is targeting to employ over 3,000 workers by end of 2014, company officials said during the inauguration of its manufacturing plant in Lapu-Lapu City on Thursday. Mayor Paz C. Radaza said the decision of Knowles to pick Lapu-Lapu City as the site of its factory from among the many investment destinations in […]

City Hall clears market streets of illegal stalls, carts

With the cooperation of market vendors, the Solid Waste Management Office cleared the streets around the Lapu-Lapu City Public Market of obstructions. Affected were the streets of Mangubat, J.P. Rizal, and F. Martir, said market supervisor Elena Caballes in an interview two days after the clearing operations. Removed from the streets were obstructions like illegal […]