Tagged: Las Piñas

Las Pinas-Zapote substation restored; More power in south metro

From bworldonline.com: SYSTEM OPERATOR National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has finished repairing a key substation that had been damaged in March and crippled the delivery of power to Metro Manila. NGCP, which...

Young executive kidnapped while biking in Las Pinas

From inquirer.net: By Nathaniel Melican   MANILA, Philippines—What began as a bicycle ride with friends for the manager of a local shipping firm on Saturday ended in his abduction, with a number of men...

Las Piñas clears waterways to prevent flooding; pursues greening activities

Barangay officials and green volunteers in Las Piñas City are conducting series of clean up activities this summer to clear water ways and all tributaries of wastes in preparation before the on set of the...

3 suspects arrested over Bobby Aguirre security people shooting in Las Pinas

From pinoyown.com: MANILA — Police arrested three suspects in shooting death of three security personnel of Banco Filipino owner Bobby Aguirre in BF Homes, Las Piñas City, on April 7. Las Piñas police chief...

Counter Strike players in Las Pinas kill someone for real

MANILA, Philippines – A 25-year-old man was beaten and stabbed dead by players who kept on losing in the first-person shooter video game “Counter-Strike” at a computer shop in Las Piñas City after midnight...

NPA leader nabbed in Las Pinas

From inquirer.net: By Frances Mangosing   MANILA, Philippines—A  top-ranking communist rebel with cases of kidnapping and murder was arrested at a shopping mall in Las Piñas in a joint operation by government forces Tuesday,...

15,115 public school students in Las Pinas graduate for free

Around 15,115 public elementary and secondary students in Las Pinas enjoyed subsidized graduation rites last month. This was the report coming from Las Pinas City Hall as Mayor Vergel Aguilar reportedly said that he...

More groups oppose reclamation project in Manila Bay; Paranaque residents join protest

By Miko Morelos Philippine Daily Inquirer 12:35 am | Sunday, April 1st, 2012 The diocese of Parañaque has joined the mounting opposition to the Three Island Reclamation and Development Project, which a number of...

15th Las Pinas Cityhood anniversary slated

Committed to serve, Las Piñas City Mayor Vergel ‘Nene’ Aguilar and other city officials lead activities to highlight the city government’s banner programs and to further provide and improve public service and care for...

Man in LP allegedly stabbed dead by two friends over “Counter Strike”

A man was stabbed dead by his playmates Sunday night in Las Piñas City allegedly after having a misunderstanding while playing computer game “Counter Strike”. The victim, identified as Eric Cristobal, was declared dead...