Category: Las Piñas

Las Pinas celebrates 9th Water Lily Festival today

From news.pia.gov.ph: LAS PINAS CITY, 24 July (PIA)–The many uses of the water hyacinth more popularly called ‘water lily’ in the Philippines will be highlighted Thursday (July 24) during the 9th Water Lily Festival...

36 women rescued from human traffickers in Las Piñas

From gmanetwork.com:   A Singaporean and thirteen Filipinos were arrested by authorities in a raid on a suspected human trafficking den in Brgy E. Aldana in Las Piñas City on Friday.According to Police Chief...

Rotational Brownout Schedule in Las Pinas; Check if your area is affected

From Meralco:   LAS PIÑAS (ZAPOTE) Rotational Brownout Sched Estimated Time: 2:00 – 8:00 pm Tentative list of areas in ZAPOTE affected by a 5-6 hour rotating brownout today July 18, 2014. BERMUDA COUNTRY...

Side mirror thieves caught in Las Pinas

Four side mirror thieves were caught last weekend in Las Pinas after victimizing around 40 vehicles from all over the city.   According to sources, the four men are all from Balic-Balic, Sampaloc, Manila. Also confiscated...

Be Advised: MMDA identifies 22 flood-prone areas in Metro Manila (hint: all major roads)

From inquirer.net: The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) identified 22 flood-prone areas in Metro Manila that the public should avoid, especially during rush hours and heavy downpour. Unfortunately, these include practically all major roads...

Good News! Metro Manila rice prices reduced

From tempo.com.ph: (July 2, 2014) An organization of rice retailers has agreed to reduce rice prices by P2 per kilogram in Metro Manila markets, the National Food Authority (NFA) said yesterday. Rice retailer-members of...

Las Pinas adopts measures to cushion earthquake impact

Las Pinas has launched (Tuesday) its earthquake resiliency tests in strategic areas of the city as part of priority action measures to cushion the impact in the event of calamity or disaster. Conducted in collaboration with...

Pulis itinumba ng riding in Tandem sa Las Pinas

From bomboradyo.com: By  Bombo Jerald Ulep Posted in Latest News June 7, 2014 Patay ang isang pulis matapos pagbabarilin ng dalawang lalaki na lulan ng motorsiklo sa tapat ng Global Academy Culinary and Hospitality, Zapote road, Las...

P300,000 offered for arrest of Nelson Antonio for the murder of his father Antonio Antonio

Law enforcement agents have intensified their hunt for Nelson Bermejo Antonio, the 44-year old man accused of  killing   his businessman-father Antonio Pabalan Antonio in a fit of rage inside their house in Las Pinas...