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Miss CDO 2014 makes it to Miss Earth Philippines 2015 official candidates

Reigning Miss Cagayan de Oro 2014 Beatrice “Bea” Alvarez Pohl is one of the official candidates of Miss Earth Philippines 2015. Bea will represent the City of Golden Friendship in this prestigious national pageant which will be held on May 31 in Manila. The Miss CDO Committee headed by JCI Sen. Gigi Go, JCI Sen. Gean… Read more »

Now Open: Lohas Airport Hotel, Laguindingan

Passengers now have an option to relax and stay closer to Laguindingan Airport with the new Lohas Airport Hotel. They have 16 rooms with four classifications namely executive, de luxe, superior and standard rooms.   The room rates are as follows: Executive Room (1 king size bed with balcony): Regular Rate – P3500, After Discount… Read more »

Is she in it to win it?

Cagayan de Oro’s bet Pia Wurtzbach is poised to be the successor of Mary Jean Lastimosa in representing the country in the Miss Universe beauty pageant. Pia will compete with 33 other gorgeous women this March 15 for Binibining Pilipinas 2015. This is actually Pia’s third try in the competition. She was a runner-up in… Read more »

XU ranks 6th place at 35th World Universities Debate Championship

The Xavier University Debate Circle ranked 6th on the English as a Second Language (ESL) Category in the 35th World Universities Debate Championship held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from December 27, 2014 to January 3, 2015. XU went through nine tough rounds and bested 274 other international teams. They ended in the quarter finals with top… Read more »

Pops Fernandez to hold benefit concert in CDO

The concert queen Pops Fernandez will hold a concert here in Cagayan de Oro entitled “CDEO Christmas Extravaganza – 2014 Halad Pasalamat CDO.” This is a benefit show of the UCCP Foundation, Habitat and Higalaay Movement which will be held on December 19 at The Atrium, Limketkai Center. Kapuso stars Tom Rodriguez, Isabella Gonzales and CDO’s… Read more »

Higalaay Movement… SOON

The City of Golden Friendship, the mother of all Kagay-anons here and abroad will soon give birth to a crusade that will further spread camaraderie and harmony in the city… The Higalaay Movement. What started as a campaign last Kagay-an Festival 2014, Higalaay has evolved into a movement that will instil the CORE VALUES of Higalaay… Read more »

CDO officials visit Norfolk City, USA

The city officials of Cagayan de Oro led by Mayor Oscar Moreno were invited to an economic summit in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. The said conference was entitled “Going Global: Boosting Economic Growth for Hampton Roads” sponsored by Norfolk Sister City Association (NSCA) and Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce. One of the featured speakers was Amy… Read more »

Kasikas: CDO Construction Updates as of 11-10-14

The photo above is the new CEPALCO office building at Masterson’s Avenue, Uptown Cagayan de Oro. This building is expected to be completed next year and employees will then be expected to transfer to this new facility there but the tellers and the customer service department will remain at their office at Don Toribio Chavez… Read more »

Kasikas: SM CDO2 as of 11-03-14

Photo by Dandee Tinonas After two weeks of clearing operation made by two back hoes of UKC Builders at the site of SM’s second mall in Cagayan de Oro, another promising development was spotted yesterday. A steel of what seems to be a part of a crane is already found there. A crane is needed… Read more »

Half Pinoy wins Barangay Gwapo 2014

Hussein K. Mohammad, the gwapong astig of Barangay Pagatpat is the winner of Barangay Gwapo 2014. This young lad is half Filipino and half Egyptian. He is a BS Biology student at Liceo de Cagayan University. He also received the best in physique special award. The first runner up went to Erlfred Balandra, the maginoong… Read more »