Monthly Archives: July 2013


Candidate number 1 is Miss Keena Alyssa Prell Streegan Dacubor. She is 18 years old and hails from Barangay Canitoan. Prell was born on April 26, 1995 here in Cagayan de Oro City. Her Zodiac Sign is Taurus and she stands five feet, seven inches tall. She is currently a third year student at Liceo… Read more »

Villar’s confidence in Cagayan de Oro remains strong

The bombing last Friday did not stop Former Senator Manny Villar from coming to the city last Saturday for the launching of his condominium at Limketkai Center. Villar, who owns the real estate firm Vista Land is building The Loop, its first high-rise residential condominium outside Metro Manila in partnership with Lim Ket Kai. Read… Read more »

Cagayan de Oro is Philippines’ Most Competitive City

Good news Kagayanons! Cagayan de Oro is the Philippines’ most competitive city in 2012 according to the National Competitiveness Council. San Francisco in Agusan del Sur is the most competitive municipality. A city’s competitiveness was based on three indicators: economic dynamism, government efficiency and infrastructure. Following Cagayan de Oro are the cities of Iloilo; San Fernando,… Read more »

Foreign tourist dedicates smile and inspiring story to Kagayanons

The recent bombing incident in our city has caused so much pains in our hearts. After Sendong, we are again facing another challenge to hurdle… this time, an act of terrorism. As a City of Golden Friendship, we are not used to having these evils around. Fortunately, there are people around the world that has… Read more »

Philippines’ insurance company head paddles “high five” in Cagayan de Oro

Riza Mantaring the head of the biggest insurance company in the Philippines has been through a lot of places in the world. But she is also proud to have been to a lot of wonderful places in the country and one of them is Cagayan de Oro. Together with her family, she did not miss… Read more »

Zoom in: Gaisano Puerto perspective

Gaisano has gone beyond the manic downtown Cagayan de Oro. After their store in Bulua, Gaisano is about to invade the eastern part of Cagayan de Oro with the birth of Gaisano Puerto. Currently under construction, Gaisano Puerto is located at the left side of Sayre Highway if you are heading to Bukidnon. Photo by James… Read more »

Litrato: Mindanao University of Science and Technology

Mindanao University of Science and Technology (MUST) formerly known as (MPSC) has been having a major facelift. Iconic structures are being built. With all these major developments, I already foresee MUST to be a world class school campus enclosed in a modern and sophisticated environment. Featured photo by Mike Sivintin, second photo by Kim Zaldivar.