Monthly Archives: April 2014

Litrato: Anything Big in CDO

This is a dramatic photo of Cagayan de Oro Port and the city’s fast changing skyline. These gantry cranes are tangible proofs that CDO has a very busy sea port. Also clearly seen in this shot is the most prominent towering structure in the city today… the Limketkai Luxe Hotel. Photo by Giojoe Amoguis 

Kasikas: Centrio Tower as of 04-30-14

Another towering structure is now rising in Cagayan de Oro City beside Seda Hotel. Centrio Tower, a high-rise residential condominium is now under construction. Last March 25, Tsada Gyud posted an update about this project. That time, what was seen outside the fenced site were giant steel rods only. Today, a giant crane is now… Read more »

CEPALCO: Revised Rotating Brownout Schedule May 1 to 6

Due to the continuing shortage of power supply in Mindanao, the Cagayan Electric Power and Light Company, Inc. (CEPALCO) will continue the implementation of rotating brownouts within its service area. Yesterday, Tsada Gyud published the schedule for May 1 to 7. However, Tsadagyud was informed by CEPALCO that they have revised the schedule. So here… Read more »

Zoomed In: JR Borja Bridge nears completion

Cagayan de Oro is perhaps a city of bridges. There are five major bridges that cross Cagayan de Oro river that can be seen within the city center namely Kauswagan-Puntod Bridge, the Maharlika Bridge, the Kagay-an Bridge, Gov. Ysalina Bridge, the Emmanuel Pelaez Bridge and the latest one is the JR Borja Bridge. JR Borja… Read more »

Kasikas: Pioneer House Office Building as of 04-28-14

The construction of the Pioneer House Office Building is now on the 5th floor. Based on its perspective, it’s a six story building with glass facade. It is located in Don Apolinar Velez Corner Mabini Street. It is the first LEED-registered gold for core and shell office building in Cagayan de Oro. This means that… Read more »

Primavera launches new booth at SM City Cagayan de Oro

Primavera Residences, the first eco-friendly residential condominium in Mindanao has launched its new booth at SM City Cagayan de Oro last Friday, April 25, 2014. Ms. Cheryll Barriga, the vice president and general manager of Italpinas Euroasian Design and Eco Development Corporation welcomed everyone to the event. The launching of this new booth is part… Read more »

People flock to El Salvador for the Divine Mercy Sunday 2014

The number of people is increasing significantly in Ulaliman, El Salvador City as Catholics are heading to the Divine Mercy Hills for the Divine Mercy Sunday 2014 which will be held tomorrow, April 27. People have started to build tents as thousands of devotees are expected to attend and witness the eucharistic celebration tomorrow morning. According… Read more »

Litrato: Morning Mist Village at Night

Morning Mist Village is one of the subdivisions of the 360 Hectare Masterplanned Pueblo de Oro Township in Uptown Cagayan de Oro. According to Pueblo de Oro’s website, Morning Mist has some very important residents like Michelle Tagarda Spiers, CDO’s former vice mayor. This photo was taken by Mike Sivintin on the roof top of Primavera… Read more »

CDO’s bet in Miss Teen Earth and Little Miss Earth Philippines 2014

Cagayan de Oro has one representative in Miss Teen Earth and two candidates in Little Miss Earth Philippines 2014. Angeliza L. Navajo is CDO’s bet to Miss Teen Earth. Her Facebook profile says she is a student of Villanueva National High School in Villanueva, Misamis Oriental but lives in CDO. For Little Miss Earth Philippines,… Read more »