City Palaro: Training ground for Oponganons

By Marielle Shayne Palaubsanon As Lapu-Lapu City promotes its brand as the Historic Resort City and establishes a name in sports tourism, Mayor Paz Radaza also strengthens the sports program for young Oponganons. Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza opened the City Palaro yesterday, October 10, 2014, at the Mactan Air Base Grand Stand. The City […]

New city brand comes with world-class services: mayor

(This speech was delivered by Mayor Paz C. Radaza during the kick-off nite for the fiesta celebration last October 3 at the Lapu-Lapu City Auditorium.) Good evening! This year, our city has embarked on a new milestone. We have ventured into a new brand that will differentiate us from other cities. A brand that will […]

Babag high school holds Ginoong, Binibining Kalikasan 2014

As part of the culmination of Science Month, the Babag National High School has organized a pageant entitled “Ginoong at Binibining Kalikasan.” The activity aims to develop the confidence of students and make them aware of the importance of using recycled materials in promoting style and beauty. Pageant contestants were asked to show creativity by […]

Babag students, teachers join coastal clean-up

As the Philippines marked the celebration of the International Coastal Clean-up Day on the third Saturday of September, students of the Babag National High School contributed in their own small ways. The school, which has been an active participant of the annual activity, took part in rehabilitating the coastal areas of Barangay Babag. Students and […]

Massive vaccination aims to rid city of rabies by 2016

Do you know how dangerous rabies is? Have your dogs vaccinated before it’s too late. For the period April 29 to September 25, 2014, over 7,500 dogs were registered and given free anti-rabies vaccines, said Lapu-Lapu City Veterinarian Janice Togonon. Free vaccination was implemented in the 30 barangays of Lapu-Lapu City, including 19 in the […]

Lapu-Lapu one of fastest growing cities: Radaza

(The following was the State of the City Address delivered by Mayor Paz C. Radaza on August 27, 2014 at the Hoops Dome in Lapu-Lapu City.) Lapu-Lapu: The Historic Resort City is no doubt one of the fastest growing places in Cebu. Investments are not just coming in, they are knocking on our door daily. […]

Mayor leads Charter Day celebration

Mayor Paz C. Radaza led other officials in paying tribute to Oponganons who have worked hard to make Lapu-Lapu what it is today during the City’s 53rd Charter Day celebration on June 17, 2014. The ceremony started with a flag raising attended by Mayor Radaza, other City Government officials and employees, and guests at City […]

Lapu-Lapu student athletes win 10 medals in PNG 2014

Lapu-Lapu City student athletes bagged 10 medals during the Philippine National Games 2014 held from May 16 to 25 in Metro Manila, Mayor Paz C. Radaza announced on Wednesday, May 28. PNG 2014 delegates from Lapu-Lapu won one gold, five silver, and four bronze medals in four sports disciplines, she added. The 37 delegates, accompanied […]

City hands over firetruck to Basak

Barangay Basak received a firetruck this month from the Lapu-Lapu City Government. Mayor Paz C. Radaza turned over the equipment to Basak barangay chief Isabelito Darnayla during a short ceremony on May 20, 2014. Also present during the event were District Fire Marshal Supt. Oscar Mayol, barangay councilors, as well as 10 fire officers who […]

Police chief conducts public safety seminar in Caubian

The Lapu-Lapu City Office headed by officer-in-charge Senior Supt. Armando Radoc gathered barangay officials in Caubian for a training. Those who attended and supported the Barangay Public Safety and Enhancement Seminar Caubian Island include barangay officials, Barangay Public Safety Officers (BPSO), Unified Task Force (UTF), Task Force Kalikasan (TFK), Barangay Peacekeeping Action Team (BPAT), as […]