MacARTHUR MEMORIAL to Unveil B...

Mar 24, 2017 by

NORFOLK,Va. – On April 9, 2017, the MacArthur Memorial will observe the 75th anniversary of the Bataan Death March and unveil the Ben Steele Collection. As part of the unveiling, the Memorial will screen the documentary film Survival Through Art. Produced by Jan Thompson and narrated by Alec Baldwin, Survival Through Art tells the story of Ben Steele's remarkable life.

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Recursos: A Narrative of Reali...

Mar 23, 2017 by

A heart-wrenching piece that depicts the power of vengeance; a story that shows how in madness, love can push people into doing the unfathomable, the irrevocable. “Hamlet”, originally written by the renowned playwright William Shakespeare, was adapted into Layeta Bucoy’s “Recursos” to fit its timeless message to the Philippine context. Masterfully directed by Bart Savior, the play was presented by The Xavier Stage (TXS) last February 24, 2017 to March 1, 2017.

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Gen. Douglas MacArthur Week &#...

Mar 22, 2017 by

After 75 years, Gen. Douglas MacArthur kept his promise to return in the first ever reenactment of a World War II historical event staged by the Cagayan de Oro City Historical and Cultural Commission.

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Gen. Douglas MacArthur Week &#...

Mar 22, 2017 by

The Boy Scout who saw General Douglas MacArthur at the Macabalan Pier on that Friday morning of March 13, 1942 is now officially a hero. The Boys Scouts of the Philippines (BSP) Cagayan de Oro Council gave a posthumous award to Scout Abelardo Neri Queppet during the 75th Diamond Jubilee Commemorative Program for Gen. Douglas MacArthur’s Breakout from Corregidor to Australia held Friday, March 17, 2017 at the Casa Real, VIP Hotel.

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Norfolk Sister City Associatio...

Mar 21, 2017 by

Members of the Norfolk Sister City Association, Ms Holly Hubler and Ms Patricia Behlmer visited several historical sites in Manila before attending activities in Cagayan de Oro during Gen MacArthur's Breakout.

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