Green solutions at Xavier Ecoville

In response to the call for assistance, the Ateneo Innovation Center (AIC) brought green solutions to the Xavier Ecoville temporary resettlement site located in...

Mr. & Mrs. Romulo at the Mayor’s Office

Congressman Roman Romulo (right) and Valenzuela Councilor Shalani Soledad (left) pose for a picture with City Mayor Vicente ‘Donkoy’ Y. Emano after handing their...

Groundbreaking today for Xavier Ecoville permanent shelters

A groundbreaking ceremony at 2:00 p.m. today marks the construction of the permanent shelters at Xavier Ecoville, Xavier University (XU), and the local government...

XU battles STI in Loyola Cup best-of-3 title series

The Xavier University Crusaders face the STI Olympians in the Best of 3 Championship Series of the 2012 St. Ignatius Loyola Cup with games...

Sendong Memorial at Golden Haven set to groundbreak on Sunday

A dedication and groundbreaking ceremony for the Sendong Memorial at Golden Haven Memorial Park in Barangay Bulua will be held on March 4, 2012 at...

Two XU grads land in top 10 of Physicians Board Exam

Murphy E. Boyles (left) and Marc Frances B. Magoncia (right) of Xavier University's Dr. Jose Rizal College of Medicine placed 6th and 8th, respectively...

Construction of eco-parks, shrines in Oro mulled

AT LEAST five memorial eco-parks and shrines will soon rise in Cagayan de Oro as two lawmakers passed a legislative measure for this purpose. Read...

PROJECT WATCH: Divine Mercy Church roofing to be completed by March 15

THE roofing materials of the Divine Mercy Church have finally arrived and are now slowly and carefully installed that by 15th of March this...

City hall cuts rental rates at Westbound Terminal and Market Complex

  THE City Hall last week reduced almost 50 percent of its rental rates at the Westbound Terminal and public market in Bulua, a Cagayan...

KALAKALA, an indie film premieres March 10 at Nazareth Covered Court

KALAKALA, an independent film related to the tragedy written, produced and directed by Khavn de la Cruz will be shown on Saturday, 10 March...

DFA: Passport processing reduced to two-week waiting period

The Regional Consular Extension Office of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) in Cagayan de Oro announced a cut on passport processing time. Read more...

Mantianak Zoological and Botanical Park records birth of first two tiger cubs

Two tiger cubs are fed by their caretakers Stephen Penalosa and Carmencita Cabilogan the Mantianak Zoological and Botanical Park in Sugbongcogon, Misamis Oriental. The...

4ID celebrates its 42nd Founding Anniversary

The 4th Infantry “Diamond” Division based in Camp Evangelista recently celebrated its 42nd Founding Anniversary last February 24. Read more HERE.

Oro’s first one-stop industrial shop opens

WELD Industrial Sales Depot, the first one-stop industrial store, opens business in Cagayan de Oro Tuesday. Read more HERE.

Ateneo grad tops November 2011 Bar Exams; List of passers here

Raoul Angelo Atadero, a graduate of Ateneo de Manila Law School, topped the 2011 Bar exams. Atadero got a score of 85.536% to top...

Xavier University to develop Bugo property into College of Agriculture Training and Research Facility

Xavier University is set to develop their 109-hectare El Gaucho property in Bugo, Cagayan de Oro City into a College of Agriculture Training and...

Habitat to finish 200 houses in Calaanan by March 15; calls for more volunteers

Habitat for Humanity Philippines is now aiming to finish 200 houses in Calaanan Relocation Site by March 15 located after the Calaanan Rotary Box...

HERITAGE WATCH: Was there a small river near the sea in Huluga?

By Mabel Baldomero-Nacasas IT has been a year since I wrote the series “Could this be the lost settlement of Ancient Cagayan de Oro” in...

HERITAGE WATCH: The ancient home of the datus

article By Mabel Baldomero-Nacasas MY IDEA that the hill on which foot I was born as being the lost settlement of ancient Kagay-an stemmed from...

1,913 pass 2011 Philippine Bar Exams

The Supreme Court has announced that 1,913 (31.9%) of 5,990 examinees passed the 2011 Bar exams, the 2nd highest passing rate this millennium. The highest...

NorMin, CDO travel videos dominate Cebu Pacific’s “Wandering Juan” Video Contest

Travel videos about Northern Mindanao and Cagayan de Oro garnered 2 of the top 3 prizes of Cebu Pacifis Air's Wandering Juan Video Contest. The...

Happy Eggs, all-day breakfast joint opens in Nazareth

Happy Eggs, an all-day breakfast place offering Filipino-style breakfast is now open for business. Happy Eggs CDO is located at 2nd-19th Streets, Nazareth, Cagayan de...

Business returning to normal in Cagayan de Oro after ‘Sendong’

Two months after tropical storm "Sendong" (Washi) devastated parts of Mindanao and Visayas, traders in Cagayan de Oro City are finally starting to get...

After Forest Putt, Forest Park to launch luge ride soon

After the opening of Forest Putt, Forest Park is set to launch their luge ride in summer of this year. The luge is similar...

PROJECT WATCH: 18-storey Riviera Hotel rising steadily

The Riviera Hotel, Paseo del Rio's hotel component in the mixed-use development project of the Pelaez Group is rising steadily. The two lower floors of...

November 2011 Bar Exam results to be released on Wednesday, February 29, 2012

A lot of Cagay-anons who took the November 2011 Bar Exam are waiting for this. And accordingly, results will be released on Wednesday, February...

Oro chessers lead FEU to 6th straight chess crown

Cagayan de Oro chessers Ritchelieu Salcedo (season MVP), Antonio Chavez and Lennon Hart Salgados led Far Eastern University (FEU) to its 6th straight UAAP...

Macajalar Bay eyed to host LNG plant

Macajalar Bay, which covers Cagayan de Oro City as well as nearby Tagoloan town that hosts the Phividec Industrial Estate, are among the possible...