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,...

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"...

RANDOM SHOTS: The old Lim Ket Kai Oil Mill

Long before the company ventured into the mall business, the Lim Ket Kai name in Cagayan de Oro City is synonymous with its old...

HISTORY WATCH: Goodnight Mr. Ambassador

Here's an old tribute to Hon. Emmanuel N. Pelaez written by Phillip S. Chua, M.D. Read more HERE.

HISTORY WATCH: A little-known “Battle at Tagoloan”

A We have heard stories about Gen. Douglas MacArthur's escape to Australia via Cagayan de Oro and then to Del Monte Airfield. But here's one...

Bridges, flyovers in Oro to be named after ex-mayors

THE City Council unanimously approved on Tuesday a proposed resolution naming some infrastructures in Cagayan de Oro after the names of former city mayors...

"Picturing America" exhibit comes to CdeO

“Picturing America”, an exhibition of masterpieces of art and photography by American artisans, artists, craftsmen, photographers and architects, will come to Cagayan de Oro ...

HISTORY WATCH: The old Northern Mindanao Medical Center

Here's an undated old photo of the Northern Mindanao Medical Center (NMMC). Clearly the photo was taken with a "calesa" in front of the main...

City Mayor meets CDO's 1st quadruplets

As a proud grandfather himself, Mayor Dongkoy Emano seems to cuddle Cagayan de Oro City's first quadruplets—John Mathias, John Alexander, John Ezekiel and John...

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...

Get to know Uldarico Akut

Akut Street located in the city's Poblacion was named after Uldarico Akut, local patriot. Get to know more about him HERE.

HISTORY WATCH: Salud – the early revolutionary woman of Cagayan de Oro

Long before Arcadia Valenzuela became a local woman hero in Cagayan de Oro, a woman by the name of SALUD led a rebellion against...