Mayor Radaza asks students to help convince MCIAA to pay tax

“As I put my hope and trust in the SK, I will do the same to you, the officers of the supreme pupil government and the supreme student government,” this was what Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz C. Radaza expressed during the induction ceremony of SPG and SSG Division Federation Officers last July 12. She said […]

100 youths join Red Cross

By Ronna May Y. Ybañez, CNU Communication Intern Over 100 youth members of the Philippine Red Cross Lapu-Lapu/Cordova Chapter who have undergone the 4th Summer Institute Program of Red Cross Youth held their recognition last May 17 at the Lapu-Lapu City Auditorium. According to Jonas P. Maco, CRS for RCY/SI Coordinator, some of the volunteers […]

Lapu-Lapu cited as model implementer of Pantawid program

By Geraldine M. Repolidon, CNU MassCom Intern Lapu-Lapu City’s all-out support to the National Government’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program resulted in the local government being showcased as a model implementer. The City Social Welfare Department (CSWD) of Lapu-Lapu is promoting the program and making sure that indigent families are registered “We are happy to say […]

Cosplay, higante parade mark day 1 of Kadaugan street party

By Ronna May Y. Ybañez, CNU Communication Intern The Reyna Bulakna pre-judging, a cosplay contest, and Higante parade were the highlights of the first day of the Kadaugan Street Party on Friday, April 26, 2013. Around 12 stunning ladies from the different barangays of Lapu-Lapu showcased their beauty and talents during the search for the […]

20-year-old Olango native creates portraits out of tiny shells

By April Capisnon, Babag SK Councilor Mayor Paz C. Radaza unveiled a shell mosaic of the image of Datu Lapu-Lapu in the lobby of Mactan shrine last Friday, April 19, 2013, together with City Councilors Quennie Malingin, Boy Patalinghug, Floy Pozon and Francis Nicole Balao, the SK Federation president. The artist behind the shell mosaic […]

Campaigning prohibited in any Kadaugan sa Mactan activity

Written by Ronna May Y. Ybañez , CNU Communication Intern Since the Kadaugan sa Mactan falls on an election period but is a non-political celebration, organizers will be strictly prohibiting poll candidates from campaigning during any of the activities. Mr. Damian Gomez said they have instructed policemen to discourage campaigning during the nightly activities to […]

Rampada participants hold workshop in Hoops Dome

Lapu-Lapu City is deep in preparation for the “Kadaugan sa Mactan” this coming April 2013. One of the events is “Rampada,” a name taken from the two Cebuano words “rampa” in reference to doing a show and “kalsada” which means streets. Participants of the Rampada had a dance workshop last March 8, 2013 at the […]

A day for man’s best friend

D’ Dog House: “They are not pets, they are family”. Last Sunday, February 24, 2013, dog owners showed that their dogs are not just pets; as they celebrate the “Bark 4 Love,” they made their pets feel they’re also part of the family. The event started with a grand dog parade from the Mactan Newtown to […]

Are you looking for a job overseas?

By Quennie Pitogo, Barangay Lo-oc SK Councilor There will be a job hiring at Public Employment Service Office (PESO) Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu Philippines on the following dates; Feb. 13-14 2013, Yes Human Resources Inc. (Overseas Employment). Employers are interviewing for nurse, therapist, and driver for Saudi Arabia and domestic helper for Malaysia. On February 15 […]