Oro whitewater rafting: A pioneer in the country

FIRST Rafting Adventure, the PIONEER in whitewater rafting in the country since 1995 based in Cagayan de Oro gives you an exhilarating experience, rising...

CDO to host NBTC-D League Mindanao Finals

The Mindanao Finals of the NBTC-D League will now be held at Xavier University gym in Cagayan de Oro City. It was originally scheduled...

19th MinBizCon launching on March 11

THE Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation Inc., the country’s first Hall of Fame Most Outstanding Chamber of Commerce, will be...

Women’s photo exhibit at XU

BEYOND boundaries of color, race or creed, the month of March is a celebration of life for all women who are strong pillars of...

Aboitiz mulling expansion of Steag power plant

Aboitiz Power Corp. is reportedly considering the construction of a new baseload coal-fired plant to expand its generation portfolio and help stabilize the power...

Oro's hotel industry picks up sans crisis

Tourist arrivals seen to increase by 6% this year with the upcoming operation of the Laguindingan Airport. New hotel projects to further propel Cagayan...

Reflective dialogue in Northern Mindanao draws 200 stakeholders

Harping on the “true sentiments and values” of stakeholders down to the grassroots, the northern Mindanao leg of “Dialogue Mindanaw” has drawn 200 participants...

PROJECT WATCH: MUST Science Complex now rising

The glassy new Science Complex Building of the Mindanao University of Science and Technology (MUST) is now rising steadily at the campus grounds. We'll...

PROJECT WATCH: Other construction updates 9

New set of new construction projects in the city include a major civil works construction, perhaps a huge warehouse near Bulua Public Market and...

PROJECT WATCH: Pearlmont Inn Expansion updates

My latest update on this project last September 3, 2009. So, a little over 5 months after, there is some progress (a little bit)....

PROJECT WATCH: Christian Ladies Dormitory updates

With still minor exterior finishings being conducted, the 7-storey Christian Ladies Dormitory seems to be ready for occupancy. I just didn't like the color...

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...