RANDOM SHOTS: The old PU Minica

Before the advent of the modern day taxis, old Kagay-anons have the PU Minicas plying the streets of Cagayan de Oro. The so-called PUs or...

RANDOM SHOTS: Capitol lights up Vicente de Lara Park for Christmas

Christmas is now in the air at Vicente de Lara Park at the Misamis Oriental Provincial Capitol in Cagayan de Oro City after the...

Borja: Oro’s 1st city mayor

YOU can see him at the park in Divisoria with his hands in his back pocket and with a face so dignified-looking. Read more HERE.

COWD celebrates 37th year

THE Cagayan de Oro Water District (COWD), tagged as the first water district created in the Philippines, celebrated its 37 years of existence on...

RANDOM SHOTS: Crocodile hunters in Bukidnon (1930s)

Do you know that there are crocodiles in Bukidnon? Pulangui River is one of the Philippine Crocodile's identified habitats. The river starts in Kalabugao...

Sierra del Oro inaugurates The Rock Chapel

The Rock Chapel is Sierra del Oro's latest addition in its hilltop tourism development located in Indahag, Cagayan de Oro City. Cagayan de Oro Archbishop Antonio...

Book describes Cagayan de Oro in the early 1900s to the eyes of a...

"A Woman’s Journey Through the Philippines" by Florence Kimball Russel is a book first published in 1907 which follows the journey of a woman who...

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...

Cagayan de Oro at the center of gold-rich areas based on old Mindanao Map...

Here's an old Mindanao map attached to a book written by a Jesuit priest published in 1894 and found in a library in Oxford...

HISTORY WATCH: Antonio Montalvan – A hero unsung in his own native town

Here's an article written by Jose M. Montalvan on Aug. 28, 1955 about his younger brother Antonio, a Cagayanon who was decapitated by Japanese...

RANDOM SHOTS: Feast of the Black Nazarene Procession 2016

The annual religious tradition of the Feast of the Black Nazarene in Cagayan de Oro City continued today as hundreds of thousands of devotees...

Thousands join Black Nazarene procession in CDO

An estimated 5,000 people joined the Black Nazarene procession last Saturday, January 9 from St. Augustine Cathedral to Nazareno Church along CM Recto Avenue. This...