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...

PROJECT WATCH: Divine Mercy Shrine Hills development updates

Contrary to what I posted last January 27, 2010, that building being constructed right now shown above is not the Divine Mercy Church, but...

Power crisis won’t delay Laguindingan Airport construction

THE power crisis in Mindanao would not hamper the ongoing construction of the Laguindingan airport, the project’s engineer assured. Engr. Delia Capicenio, project manager of...

CDO tourist volume up 10.44% in 2009

Shown above are the figures from Department of Tourism showing Cagayan de Oro with 359,867 tourists for the year 2009, up by 10.44% from...

Ayala and Limketkai project signings

Photo above shows Ayala Land Inc. president Antonino T. Aquino, Anflo Management & Investment Corp. chairman Antonio O. Floirendo Sr. and Ayala Land Inc....

CDO, Camiguin among top destinations in 2009

Cagayan de Oro City and the Island of Camiguin made it to the top 14 tourist destinations in the country in 2009, according to...

City police gets more arms

Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Constantino ‘Tinnex' Jaraula hands over one of the 12 units of brand-new mini-armalite assault rifles to City Police Director...

Cagayan de Oro tops Regional Palaro

Cagayan de Oro Athletic Association (COAA) Team bagged the overall championship in the just concluded 2010 Northern Mindanao Palarong Pampook at the Don Gregorio...

SLERS looks to greater heights for 2010

CAGAYAN de Oro’s leading meat processing company is looking expand the distribution of its products all over Mindanao in 2010 with a wider network of...