First Cagayan de Oro History Primer Launched

The city government of Cagayan de Oro through its Historical and Cultural Commission (HisCom) recently launched the city's first history primer at the XU...

More questions hound renaming of Camp Evangelista

The proposed bill filed in Congress by brothers Rufus and Maximo Rodriguez renaming Camp Edilberto Evangelista to Camp Jose Manuel Montalvan has raised many...

HISTORY WATCH: More old photos of Cagayan de Oro

Here are more old photographs of Cagayan de Oro specifically during the American period. First photo is the Puericulture Center. Next is the house of Sia...

From CDO to CdeO

For many years, Cagayan de Oro City's abbreviation has been CDO. But in 2008, by virtue of City Ordinance No. 10962 – 2008, "CdeO"...

HISTORY WATCH: December 16, 1920 typhoon path hits CDO

Here's a map taken from the Manila Observatory of a typhoon path similar to that of Tropical Storm Washi (locally known as Sendong). Interestingly, the...

The marker at Pryce Plaza

Pryce Plaza sits atop Carmen Hill with the most picturesque view of Cagayan de Oro City. It is the most noticeable landmark in the city...

Magdalo solon wants to rename the Philippines

Just as we are celebrating our 119th Independence Day today, Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano has just recently filed House Bill 5867 creating a “Geographic...

Biography of Fr. William F. Masterson SJ now available at Amazon.com

A biography of Fr. William Masterson SJ is now available at Amazon.com. He was the founder of the College of Agriculture of Xavier University-Ateneo...

XU Libraries to launch Fr Miguel A Bernad SJ Memorabilia Collection

The Xavier University (XU) Libraries will be exhibiting a good many documents and paraphernalia of Fr Miguel A Bernad SJ such as his books,...

LIVE FEED: Inaugural of Rodrigo Roa Duterte, the 16th President of the Philippines

History unfolds today, June 30, 2016 as Rodrigo Roa Duterte will become the Philippines' 16th President. The inauguration ceremony will be held at Malacañan Palace At...

HISTORY WATCH: Club Popular

As the Charter Day of Cagayan de Oro City nears, a lot of the city's history is again on the front page...CLUB POPULAR is...

RANDOM SHOTS: The old Limketkai Mall part 3

This is now the 3rd batch of old photos of Limketkai Mall (from its facebook page) - this time a major reconstruction has started. With...