Lucena City - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Lucena City


Quezon vice mayor shot dead at home; killer flees 'on foot'

Aug 22, 2019 - 12:22 PM

Vice Mayor Sergio 'Popoy' Emprese of San Andres, Quezon, is the 8th vice mayor killed since President Rodrigo Duterte assumed office

SHOT DEAD. Vice Mayor Sergio Emprese is pronounced dead on August 20, 2019, the same day he is shot. Photo from Joshua Francisco Luzares' Facebook page.

After delays, construction of SLEX extension to Quezon finally begins

Mar 26, 2019 - 8:25 PM

The government says it will only take an hour to travel from Sto Tomas, Batangas, to Lucena City, Quezon, once the SLEX Toll Road 4 is completed

NEW TOLL ROAD. Construction begins to extend South Luzon Expressway all the way to Lucena City, Quezon Province. Photo from the Department of Public Works and Highways

VIRAL: Two kids return missing cellphone to police

May 31, 2016 - 10:37 AM

Sampaguita vendors Richele Aringo and Cael Hepe return a cellphone they found to the police station despite offers from people to buy it

4 dead, 15 injured as PH police storm jail to quell riot

May 07, 2014 - 5:55 PM

The disturbance at Lucena City jail is triggered by officials plan to transfer the leader of a prison gang into another cell block