HERITAGE WATCH: The Wooden Cross at St. Augustine Cathedral

If you happen to visit Cagayan de Oro's St. Augustine Cathedral, you will notice a wooden cross standing right at the front of the...

Don Apolinar Velez

Don Apolinar Velez Street is  probably the most famous street in modern Cagayan de Oro City basically because it traverses the citys main commercial...

HISTORY WATCH: British ship captain’s account of Cagayan (1775)

Thomas Forrest, a British ship captain who explored Mindanao in the 1770 mentioned Cagayan in his book printed in 1780. Forrest mentioned the old Cagayan...

Largest Philippine flag made of pastel displayed in Cagayan de Oro

The largest Philippine Flag made of pastel was displayed recently at SM City in Cagayan de Oro City during the Independence Day celebration. The 6...

CdeO to observe memorial, disaster preparedness day

CONGRESS will soon declare December 16 of every year as the ‘Sendong Memorial and Disaster Preparedness Day’ in Cagayan de Oro City. Read more HERE. photo...

Remembering the inventor of motorela

RAFAEL FLOIRENDO, SR., the inventor of Cagayan de Oro City's famed motorela passed away recently leaving a legacy to the city by bringing in...

City unveils Centennial Marker of Rizal Monument in CDO

Cagayan de Oro City officials led by City Mayor Oscar Moreno, City Historical and Cultural Commission headed by Dr. Erlinda Burton, the Free and Accepted...

New Archaeological Site Discovered in CdeO

from THE MINDANAO CURRENT A prehistoric graveyard intact with human skeletal remains and associated funerary materials has been unearthed in Cagayan de Oro. The site...

Remembering the Flavier for President movement that was launched in Cagayan de Oro

Former Senator and Health Secretary Juan Flavier quietly passed away today at the age of 79 due to pneumonia. But do you know that...

PGMA signs RA 9644 "Cagayan de Oro City Day"

  President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo recently signed Republic Act No. 9644 entitled “An Act Declaring August 28 of every year a special non-working holiday in...

Our town, 1948

Here's an article describing the city in 1948. Read it HERE. Photo above shows Plaza Divisoria during fiesta time in 1949. Rizal monument is seen in...

Parasat sets Digital Launching on July 8 at Limketkai

FIRST OUTSIDE METRO MANILA Always a trend setter, Mindanao's pioneer cable television operator brings Cagayan de Oro City into a new era with the launching...