RANDOM SHOTS: Mortola Street circa 1964

Do you know that the tinsmith along Mortola Street in Cagayan de Oro City has been in existence for almost 60 years...

The AH26 road sign in Cagayan de Oro

If you've been travelling, you might have noticed the AH26 Road Sign along the National Highway. In Cagayan de Oro City, one AH26 sign is...

HISTORY WATCH: Another aerial imagery of Cagayan de Oro in 1944

Here’s another aerial photo of then the town of Cagayan (now Cagayan de Oro) taken on October 11, 1944 sourced from the...

Who is Amai Pakpak?

The name Amai Pakpak has been mentioned more frequently now with the siege in Marawi City by the Maute terrorist group. Amai Pakpak Medical...

MONUMENT WATCH: Flight 387 Shrine

On February 2, 1998, a McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32 owned by Cebu Pacific Air crashed on the slopes of Mount Sumagaya in Claveria, Misamis Oriental,...

RANDOM SHOTS: The old Wet Adventure Park

The Wet Adventure Park was one of Cagayan de Oro's top attractions during the 1990s. Located right at the corner lot along the National Highway...

Raphael Floirendo – the Motorela Inventor

Have you ever wondered who invented the MOTORELA, Cagayan de Oro's fleet of motorcycles with carriages? His name is Raphael Floirendo. In 1964, he...

HISTORY WATCH: Rare aerial photo of Cagayan de Oro taken in 1935

Here's another rare aerial photograph of then the town of Cagayan (now Cagayan de Oro) taken in 1935.

HISTORY WATCH: Does Patag mean Philippine Auxiliary Tactical Air Group?

Is Barangay Patag really an acronym for Philippine Auxiliary Tactical Air Group or is it just plain flat land? Philippine Auxiliary Tactical Air Group is...

RANDOM SHOTS: The old Limketkai Mall part 2

This is the second batch of photos from Limketkai Center's facebook page showing a collection of old photos of the mall from way back...

Cagayan de Oro history to be taught in CDO schools

Cagayan de Oro City's history will soon be taught in schools as the City Historical Commission and the Department of Education - Division of...

Teogenes Velez – the man behind the lyrics of UP Beloved

Did you know that the original English lyrics of the university hymn of the University of the Philippines was written by a Cagayanon student?...