By Albert B. Lacanlale

LUBAO, Pampanga—Some 18 graduates of the government’s Special Training for Employment Program (STEP) here can now start their own businesses or land a job. This, after the graduates of the Shield Metal Arc Welding (SMAW-NC I) received their starter tool kits that include portable welding machines and masks.

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By Albert B. Lacanlale

LUBAO, Pampanga—Police and anti-drug officials on Wednesday vowed support to this municipality’s campaign against the proliferation of illegal drugs. Regional Director Joseph Ladip of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Central Luzon office and Supt. Monico Cadayona, Lubao chief of police, met with Mayor Mylyn Pineda-Cayabyab and other town and barangay officials to discuss plans in combatting the drug trade.

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