Cagayan de Oro history and tourism on SLERS Cafe artwork

If you happen to be at the Slers Cafe at the South Bank Plaza (fronting City Central School), a few months ago, you will...

Veterans Bank to showcase WWII history in Oro exhibit

World War II in the Philippines takes center stage in the City of Golden Friendship as Philippine Veterans Bank brings its multi-awarded World War...

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...

RANDOM SHOTS: CDO’s Motorela at Singapore Exhibit

It was posted in this blog before that Cagayan de Oro's Motorela will be exhibited in Singapore Biennale 2013 (LINK). Well, a Filipino just happened...

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...

Oro sets triple celebration

THE City Government of Cagayan de Oro has lined up a week-long series of activities to highlight the joint celebration of the 114th Philippine...

HISTORY WATCH: Fabian Ruedas Abellanosa – Kagay-anon playwright and composer

Most of the streets in Cagayan de Oro were named after heroes, former mayors and officials. But have you ever wondered to whom Abellanosa...

Moreno relives history with June 30 inaugural

Oscar S. Moreno has personally chosen what is the most historically apt venue for the inaugural of a Cagayan de Oro City mayor. Read more...

XU Grad School turns 62

Xavier University-Ateneo de Cagayan Graduate School will celebrate its 62nd anniversary with a Graduate School Convocation on December 4 at the Nursing Amphitheatre. The celebration...

Singapore Exhibit to feature Cagayan de Oro’s “motorela”

Seven artists from Cagayan de Oro led by Oscar A. Floirendo, Nicholas Aca Jr., Errol P. Balcos, Michael E. Bacol, Michelle Hollanes Lua, Jericho Valjusto...

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"...

Rare photo of pre-war St. Augustine Cathedral

Here's a rare photo of pre-war St. Augustine Cathedral. I got this photo from an online book written in Spanish supposedly written by a...