HISTORY WATCH: The Mayors of Cagayan de Oro (1898-present)

The City of Cagayan de Oro just celebrated its 62nd charter day. Below are the mayors from Cagayan de Misamis up to the present.   Cagayan de...

HISTORY WATCH: Water Tower – oldest public structure in Cagayan de Oro

Do you know that the old water tower near Gaston Park is the oldest public structure in the city? Built in 1921...

RANDOM SHOTS: First McDonald’s outside Metro Manila throwback pictures (1991)

McDonald's Philippines recently featured its major company milestones as a tribute to its Chairman and Founder, Dr. George T. Yang and among them in...

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...

The new official seal of Cagayan de Oro

You may have not noticed it but Cagayan de Oro City has a new official seal. Shown at left is the new seal with all...

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...

VIDEO WATCH: Lupang Hinirang featuring some beautiful places including Cagayan de Oro

Today is our 120th Independence Day. Watch this aerial video feature of our National Anthem "Lupang Hinirang" showing some footage of Cagayan de Oro...

HISTORY WATCH: Arcadia Valenzuela – Heroine of Cagayan de Oro

Do you know who Arcadia Valenzuela is? Little is known about her but local historians refer to the woman from Lapasan as a heroine...

The Borja Monument

The statue monument of the late former City Mayor Justiniano R. Borja stands tall at Golden Friendship Park in Divisoria. Regarded as the best mayor...

HISTORY WATCH: Gen. Nicolas Capistrano, Col. Apolinar Velez, Capt. Vicente Roa as National Heroes?

Nicolas Capistrano, Apolinar Velez, Vicente Roa and Apolinario Pabayo - local heroes whose names are synonymous with Cagayan de Oro but are virtually unknown...

‘Lechon manok’ magic: Key to Sr. Pedro’s success

Ang Lechon Manok ni Senior Pedro, one of Cagayan de Oro's popular eateries offering Lechon Manok (roasted chicken) has more than 250 branches nationwide....

What will be the official name of the newly-opened Coastal Road?

With the 4.46-kilometer Lapasan-Gusa Section of the Coastal Road now open to traffic, it would just be a matter of time before the City...