HISTORY WATCH: From Casa Real to City Hall

THE City of Cagayan de Oro is centrally located on the northern coast of Mindanao facing the Visayas Islands. Because of its prime geographical...

Multi-million peso ship simulator to open in Oro

AFTER the successful launching of the New Simulator Center of the Philippines Inc. (Newsim) in Cebu City in December 2011, a Cagayan de Oro...

Monark putting up P100-M equipment yard in MisOr

In time for its 25th year anniversary, Monark Equipment recently held the groundbreaking of its P100-million equipment yard in El Salvador City, Misamis Oriental. Read...

Philippine Stock Exchange to put up satellite office in CDO

THE PHILIPPINE Stock Exchange (PSE) is pushing through with its plan to open a satellite office in Cagayan de Oro (CDO) this year in...

NGCP now operating P147 M new power control center for Mindanao grid

The National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) has started operations of its new power control center for the Mindanao grid. Read more HERE.

Salay, MisOr Cited as ‘Best Performing LGU’ in MRDP Rural Infrastructure

The Municipality of Salay, Misamis Oriental has been selected as the “Best Performing LGU” in the implementation of the Mindanao Rural Development Project Rural...

CDO’s Eien Almirante in Miss Philippine Youth 2012 pageant

Catherine Marie "Eien" Saab Almirante of Cagayan de Oro City is again vying for another pageant, the Miss Philippine Youth 2012. Eien was also a...

Four Misamis Oriental boxers selected for national training pool

Four of Misamis Oriental’s seven gold medal winners during the recently concluded 2012 National Amateur Boxing Championship have been selected to join the national...

Misamis Oriental town acquires P8-M ‘bangus’ plant

IN THE occasion of the 4th Lambangus Harvest Festival on Monday in Balingasag, Misamis Oriental, a town official announced of acquiring recently a processing...

Aboitiz also eyeing airport PPP

ABOITIZ EQUITY Ventures, Inc. has joined the ranks of local conglomerates keen to broaden their portfolio to include public infrastructure, with a ranking official...

Golden Haven’s Santuario do Redentor: Oro’s landmark for generations

  NESTLED in the rolling hills of Bulua Heights along Macapagal Road in Cagayan de Oro, Golden Haven covers 10 hectares of sprawling themed enclaves,...

Koko, Jewel split

Cagayan de Oro's lone Senator Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III and his wife, Jewel Mae Lobaton have called it quits. In a press release, Koko stated...

Martial Arts Guru from Cagayan de Oro

Several Kagay-anons in the United States have excelled in entertainment, painting, music, and other forms of art. Roger Agbulos who came to California in...

RDC endorses $200-million loan

  The Northern Mindanao Regional Development Council has endorsed a plan to take out a $200-million loan for the Mindanao Rural Development Program (MRDP) Phase...

RDC: Northern Mindanao an economic tiger by 2016

The Regional Development Council (RDC) is pushing Northern Mindanao to become the economic tiger in Southern Philippines by 2016 as it institutes more development...

PROJECT WATCH: Club South Pacific updates as of May 21, 2012

Here are latest updates of Club South Pacific, a resort-hotel project located at Gitagum, Misamis Oriental. As shown in the photos below, excavation is now...

IIEE hosts Mindanao Power Forum Update in Cagayan de Oro City

The Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers of the Philippines is hosting a Mindanao Power Forum Update in Cagayan de Oro City in Northern Mindanao. Read...

PROJECT WATCH: Other construction updates 47

Construction of the 5-storey new Climbs building along Tiano-Pacana Sts. is now underway. As shown in the photos below, the old building is currently being...

PROJECT WATCH: Other construction updates 46

Here are more new construction projects (#46 of the series) in the city. First is this development at the corner of Tiano Bros. and...

Barkadahan Grill to open 3 more stores

Homegrown Barkadahan Grill is set to open three (3) more stores in the city. Basically, it will re-open its previous branch along Tirso Neri Street...

NorMin Palaro medallists visit City Hall

  City Mayor Vicente Y. Emano poses with the Northern Mindanao Regional Athletic Association (NMRAA) athletes and coaches who garnered gold, bronze, silver medals and...

The American occupation in Balingasag

AGAIN, here is another gem from the book titled, "Historical Glimpses of Old Balingasag" by Garcilaso Vega y Fernandez (1997) about the American occupation...

8 diesel-feed power plants to rise in Misamis Oriental

EIGHT diesel-feed power plants are expected to rise in Misamis Oriental, officials of the Misamis Oriental Rural Electric Service Cooperative (Moresco-1) in Laguindingan town...

PROJECT WATCH: Centrio Mall as of May 19, 2012

Here are the latest photo updates of Centrio Mall taken from CM Recto Avenue. Based on the photos, an initial white coating is being applied...

Cagayan de Oro among the best potential places to retire in PH

Cagayan de Oro City has been cited as among the best locations in the country which have the minimum standards for a retirement haven,...

3 kids from Oro camp in Jr. NBA All-Star team

Lui Besa, Felixberto Jaboneta and Arnie Padilla from Cagayan de Oro camp joined seven (7) other kids – four from Manila and, one each...

RANDOM SHOTS: Limketkai Mall today

Cagayan de Oro's Limketkai Mall has evolved from an open air strip mall in the 1990s to a full covered modern shopping center today. The...

Melindo faces former world champ in Pinoy Pride XIV

Undefeated Milan Melindo of Cagayan de Oro City tries to inch closer for a world title shot as he battles former WBO light flyweight...