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Mayor urges women to unite against violence

Mayor Paz C. Radaza urged women to always stand up for their rights and protect their children from violence and abuse. She said in her speech during the Leadership Training and Violence Against Women and their Children seminar at Days Hotel that women should unite in the fight against violence and abuse. “Let us always […]

Lapu-Lapu gets award for high income growth

Lapu-Lapu City was recognized recently for having the highest growth of locally-sourced income among 16 cities in Central Visayas based on 2013 and 2014 collections. Mayor Paz C. Radaza received a plaque of recognition from the Bureau of Local Government Finance during a conference in Dumaguete City a few days ago. The City was able […]

Velarde wins silver medal, earns 1st title in Asian chess competition

Asian Chess U9 Category silver medalist Jerish John Velarde received his first professional international title as “Candidate Master (CM)” at the Asian Schools Chess Championship 2015. This is the highest title given to a chess master who is under 12 years old. Velarde scored seven wins in nine games to win the silver medal in […]

Lapu-Lapu finishes school building for public college

Work on the new Lapu-Lapu City College building was completed just in time for the opening of classes last June. The project, started during the term of former Representative Arturo “Boy” Radaza, was completed by Mayor Paz C. Radaza. The City Government allocated P14 million for the construction of the college.

Looc bet Euvelyn Samson is Reyna Bulakna 2015

Euvelyn T. Samson of Barangay Looc grabbed the coveted crown in the search for Reyna Bulakna 2015 in Lapu-Lapu City. The pageant is one of the highlights of the Kadaugan sa Mactan celebration, which culminates in the commemoration of the historic Battle of Mactan between Mactan chieftain Lapu-Lapu and his followers against Spanish forces led […]

Reyna Bulakna 2015 candidates

Reyna Bulakna 2015 candidates paid a courtesy call on Mayor Paz C. Radaza and Councilor Harry Radaza earlier this week. The search for Reyna Bulakna is one of the highlights of the month-long Kadaugan sa Mactan, which is held to commemorate the battle between Mactan chieftain Datu Lapu-Lapu and Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan in 1521. […]

ASEAN workshop on women’s role in peace process held in city

Leaders and members of the ASEAN Institute for Peace and Reconciliation held a workshop on strengthening women’s participation in the peace process. Mayor Paz C. Radaza and Vice Mayor Marcial Yong of Lapu-Lapu City attended the workshop together with Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Quintos-Deles. The mayor said that in Lapu-Lapu, she has […]

City among 43 LGUs cited for good financial housekeeping

Lapu-Lapu City is one of 43 local government units in Cebu that received the 2014 Seal of Good Governance: Good Financial Housekeeping (GFH) from the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG). It is one of five cities and 38 towns in Cebu Province that were recipients of the recognition, one of three core assessments for […]

Causeway makes travel to island barangays convenient

Travel to the island barangays of Caohagan and Pangan-an has been made more convenient with the opening of the newly rehabilitated Marigondon causeway. Rep. Aileen Radaza and her mother, Mayor Paz Radaza, inaugurated the structure earlier this month. It is now open to the public. The 70-meter Marigondon Causeway Rehabilitation Project in Barangay Marigondon cost […]