Monthly Archives: November 2013

XU grads rank 2nd, 4th in Nov 2013 Chemical Engineers Exam

Xavier University has produced two topnotchers in the November 2013 Chemical Engineers Licensure Examination. As shown in the photo below, XU grads Arniel Lagumbay Belarmino and Sugar Roa Estrada ranked second and fourth respectively. Kudos to Xavier University for continuously producing top performing graduates in the country! Photo by Jaysan Chee 

Kasikas: Puregold Cagayan de Oro Updates 11/23

Puregold Cagayan de Oro has removed much of their front equipment and the facade is now clear to see. Puregold has done a different approach as Ororama Megacenter: they used the entire side stretch fronting the parking lot as shops. The old porte cochere was retained but redesigned, with the main entrance under it. According… Read more »

CEPALCO Sends Manpower to Leyte

Cagayan Electric Power and Light Company (CEPALCO) has sent out an eight-man crew to help in power restoration in typhoon-ravaged Leyte. They have brought with them a crew vehicle and the necessary tools to help speed up restoration of electricity around the island. Foreign and local volunteers have been pouring out to Leyte. Kudos to… Read more »

Litrato: The city where you sleep like a baby….

Vincent Tom Udasco has always been fond of taking pictures of the city he calls “home.” And here is another batch of pictures of Cagayan de Oro and we dedicate these shots to all Kagay-anons that are working hard abroad, away from home. For a Kagay-anon like me who has experienced living abroad, there is… Read more »

Kasikas: Is Cham’s Opening a Centrio Branch?

Something particularly interesting has caught our eyes at Centrio mall. Shown above is a work permit, and the tenant is Chams. Could it be that our well-loved Cham’s Convenience Store will be opening a branch here? A snack bar? Or it’s something else completely? This is located at the 3rd floor, right beside the future… Read more »

Kasikas: Krispy Kreme Centrio Updates

After a successful launch at Rosario Strip Limketkai, Krispy Kreme will be opening their 2nd branch at the 3rd floor Centrio Mall, right beside the Cinema Lobby, fronting Centrio Garden. This will be a delight as this will help cater additional customers, and a few steps away for moviegoers. The glass facade is finished. Not… Read more »

Filinvest ground breaks coal-fired power plant in MisOr

Filinvest Development Corporation is keen to proceed with the construction of its 405 MW coal power plant in Villanueva, Misamis Oriental. The ground breaking was held recently with Filinvest CEO Josephine Gotianun Yap and Misamis Oriental Governor Yevgeny Vincente B. Emano. The said power plant will address the increasing demand for energy in Mindanao. It… Read more »

NCC to hold regional qualifiers in CDO on Sunday

The National Cheerleading Championship will have its regional camp and qualifiers this weekend at Liceo de Cagayan University. The cheerleading camp will be held on Saturday and the competition will take place on Sunday. Cheerleading teams all throughout Northern Mindanao will compete to qualify for next year’s national finals. Usually, they pick the top three… Read more »