MONUMENT WATCH: The Magsaysay Monument at Divisoria

A couple of days ago was the 57th Death Anniversary of former President Ramon Magsaysay. In Cagayan de Oro City, a monument was built in...

City commemorates 57th Magsaysay Death Anniversary

Photo shows Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Oscar Moreno leads the wreath laying during the 57th Death Anniversary commemoration of President Ramon F. Magsaysay...

More Cagayan de Oro road markers spotted

Blog readers have shown interest on our post last January 8, 2013 about Kilometer 1439 marker at Divisoria (LINK). This is a follow up to...

Cagayan de Oro is Kilometer 1439

If Rizal Monument at Luneta Park in Manila is Kilometer Zero, then Cagayan de Oro is Kilometer 1439. Kilometer 1439 is marked K1439 on the...

RANDOM SHOTS: Punta Gorda Lighthouse

Punta Gorda is an area situated in the boundary between the towns of Jasaan and Balingasag in Misamis Oriental where a lighthouse stands which...

“Golden Lady Mermaid” unveiled at City Hall; to be installed near Duaw Park

The Golden Lady Mermaid, a statue donated by Norfolk City, Virginia, USA as a symbol of its sisterhood with Cagayan de Oro City was...

Jesus shrine in Misamis draws pilgrims, faithful

Thousands flocked to Divine Mercy Hills in El Salvador, Misamis Oriental, to offer their devotion and renew their personal relationship with God. Read more HERE. PHOTO:...

MONUMENT WATCH: Sendong Memorial at Golden Haven

This is an excellent photo of the Sendong Memorial at Golden Haven Memorial Park in Bulua, Cagayan de Oro City. On the "pillars" are names...

MONUMENT WATCH: Flight 387 Shrine

On February 2, 1998, a McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32 owned by Cebu Pacific Air crashed on the slopes of Mount Sumagaya in Claveria, Misamis Oriental,...

ABS-CBN unveils Sendong Balitandaan Marker in CDO

Broadcast giant ABS-CBN recently unveiled its "Balitandaan", a marker near Ysalina Bridge to commemorate the first anniversary of Typhoon Sendong. Former Vice President Kabayan Noli...

Sendong Memorial Wall unveiled

The Sendong Memorial Wall at Gaston Park was finally unveiled this afternoon, December 17, 2012. Through the efforts of the JCI Bai Lawanen led by...

Remembering Sendong through the JCI Bai Lawanen Memorial Wall

More than 500 persons remain missing in Cagayan de Oro a year after Typhoon Sendong devastated the city on December 17, 2011.  Families who...