PROJECT WATCH: Mallberry Suites Expansion nears completion

The Mallberry Suites Expansion Project is now on its final stages of construction. The tower crane, a fixture last year during its construction has...

PROJECT WATCH: Earlsbridge Tower

Earlsbridge Tower, a 6-storey mixed use building will soon rise at the corner of Tomas Saco St. and Kagay-an Bridge Access Road (frankly, I...

PROJECT WATCH: Nazareth Tourist Inn expands further

Nazareth Tourist Inn, which is yet to be finished is again revising its plan, this time a major expansion. It was previously just an...

Pope appoints Misamisnon as new Malaybalay bishop

Jose Araneta Cabantan, a native of Lagonglong, Misamis Oriental, has been appointed by Pope Benedict XVI as bishop of Malaybalay City, Bukidnon. The new Malaybalay...

City to honor Pabillore

Ma. Marna Pabillore, the country's lone gold medal winner in Karate in the last SEA Games in Laos last December 2009 is set to...

RANDOM SHOTS: Future Ayala Center

Shown above is the future site of Ayala Center in Cagayan de Oro City. Basically a very prime commercial property bounded by three major...

City, DENR-10 ink pact on ecotourism development

The Local Government of Cagayan de Oro City and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-10 signed on March 3 a Memorandum of Agreement...

PROJECT WATCH: Nature's Pensionne – Velez latest update

This is the latest update on Nature's Pensionne - Velez. Construction is now on the 7th floor...that is if we consider Mezzanine as floor...

All in the timing – Bernie Bitokbitok

article By ABEGAIL ALVAREZ, JOVERT TUPAG and GEL MAINE LOFRANCO - Pilgrim Christian College Interns from Gold Star Daily  LUPIG sila! Lahi ra jud! Familiar with...

Swiss cop quits job to help kids in Philippines

by Brady Eviota, ABS-CBN Europe News Bureau Thomas Oliver Kellenberger was an ordinary policeman here. But not to children working in the garbage dumps in...

12 NorMin campus journalists harvest awards in NSPC 2010

Twelve (12) campus journalists from different school divisions in Northern Mindanao reaped awards during the National Schools Press Conference (NSPC) in Tagum City, Davao...

Tasty dishes at Kambingan

IF YOU’RE craving to taste Filipino dishes cooked into perfection at affordable prices, try Doki’s Kambingan At Iba Pa, known to be the best...

ORO CHAMBER to LGU executives: Create a favorable business climate

THE country’s Hall of Fame Most Outstanding Chamber of Commerce, the Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry, is appealing to all local...

Northern Mindanao Task Force El Niño prepares mitigation plan

by Rutchie Cabahug-Aguhob The Department of Agriculture (DA), region 10, has reactivated the Regional Task Force (TF) on the El Niño/La Niña Phenomenon, in the...

PAF gets ready for cloud seeding operations in Region 10

by Ritchie Cabahug-Aguhob Cloud seeding operations to induce the occurrence of rain will be conducted in region 10, by the 900th Air Weather Group of...

PROJECT WATCH: Other construction updates 8

This is part 8 of the series. The pictures you see were taken a couple of weeks ago (Feb. 12) so expect some progress...

PROJECT WATCH: St. Augustine Cathedral Dome takes shape

The dome of St. Augustine Cathedral has taken shape. As seen in the photos, it won't be too long before the dome will be finished....

PROJECT WATCH: Heritage Monument unveiled

The Misamis Oriental Heritage Monument was finally unveiled yesterday afternoon. This Ed Castrillo tableau masterpiece located at Vicente de Lara Park fronting the Provincial...

Power plant projects in NorMin

Mindanao is now suffering from power outages lasting up to eight hours in selected areas. Mindanao is short of 357 MW as of February...

Crown Regency Residences soon in Cagayan de Oro

Crown Regency Hotels & Resorts will soon invade the City of Golden Friendship with a 0.6-hectare development to be called Crown Regency Residences. I'm still...

Street kid changes his life, thanks to a British Council program

by Paul Icamina RUSTY Quintana was a street kid in Cagayan de Oro City who was into drugs and petty theft and didn’t know his...

Yee’s magic

by Nicole J. Managbanag YEE Kitchenette, considered as one of the landmarks in Cagayan de Oro, has been known for its famous variety of pancit...

Ayala Mall construction to start 4Q 2010

As stated in previous press releases and news articles, construction of Ayala Mall in Cagayan de Oro will begin by the fourth quarter of...

10 Northern Mindanao students get YES Awards

Ten (10) students from the region have excelled in international science and mathematics competition and were conferred the Youth Excellence in Science (YES) Awards. The...

NSO-10 tops performance excellence for 17 consecutive tears

The National Statistics Central Office recently awarded the performance rating rankings to the various Provincial and Regional Offices nationwide during the National Planning Workshop...

PROJECT WATCH: Heritage Monument unveiling this week

The Heritage Monument of Ed Castrillo has been completed. It was completed a couple of days ago but I wasn't able to take a...