Events

Christmas Is Here at SM CDO Uptown and Downtown
by: The Night Stalker

SM Cagayan de Oro officially launched the Christmas Season with two grand launches over the weekend at its two malls in this City of Golden Friendship. Last Saturday, November 10th, SM City Cagayan de Oro Uptown launched Winter Magic, a frozen forest enchantment presentation at its Event Center.

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PH’s first online high school launched in Cagayan de Oro
by: StarPod.PH

The country's first online open high school has been launched in Cagayan de Oro City. Academe Philippine Online High School (APOHS) was officially launched on October 23rd at Centrio Mall, Cagayan de Oro City with Kagay-anon Singer-Songwriter T.J. Monterde, also an education advocate, as its official endorser.

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The Song of Solomon: Broadway-bound musical set for Dumaguete debut
by: Alex Rey Pal

DUMAGUETE CITY -- A group of volunteer-artists is working feverishly to polish what could be the next musical to hit Broadway. The Song of Solomon, a musical inspired by the romantic Old Testament Book with the same name, will debut at the Luce Auditorium here on Nov. 15 and will run until Nov. 18.

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BPI Fetes Oro Media to Thanksgiving Dinner
by: The Night Stalker

Bank of the Philippines Islands (BPI, or Bank of PI) feted members of Cagayan de Oro’s Fourth Estate in a merry evening of “Food, Fun, and Friendship”. Held at Circa 1850 (currently ranked No. 1 in Trip Advisor’s Top Restaurants in Cagayan de Oro City), the meet-and-greet was filled with great food courtesy of Circa 1850’s top signature dishes, fun-filled games (won by our Table #1 with Nelson Constantino, Dave Achondo, Joe Felicilda, Jo Ann Sablad, Joel Jacobo, Kim Zaldivar, and moi!) and fellowship.

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Education, Beyond Borders: Little Me Academy Launches ACADEME Philippine Online High School
by: StarPod.PH

On October 23rd, Little Me Academy will launch the Academe Philippine Online High School (APOHS), the first online open high school designed especially for Filipino students in grades 7 through 10. The Grand Launch is slated for 5PM at the Centrio Mall Activity Center with Singer-Songwriter and Education Advocate T.J. Monterde as Guest of Honor and Performer. However, the ACADEME exhibit will be open to all guests from 10AM to 9PM.

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Columbia celebrates 80 years of Keeping You Outdoors
by: The Primer Group PR

The new Cascade Retail Environment store concept incorporates evergreen photography, prop libraries, and highly customized fixtures to the store, from the elaborate fitting rooms, to the dramatic and well-thought out amphitheatre. Every detail has been meticulously planned and implemented for one purpose— to deliver a superior brand environment dedicated to enhance the retail experience of our customers. Our redesigned store comes at the heels of Columbia Sportswear’s 80th anniversary.

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World Stroke Day 2020: Walk 202020
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Two Cagayan de Oro based stroke groups are aiming to make a bold stroke (pun intended) to curb the rising global incidence of stroke. “We will conduct a 20-minute walk on October 28, Sunday (instead of October 29, which falls on a Monday), from Rodelsa Circle to Gaston Park in preparation for a bigger, more ambitious event,” said Dr. Arturo F. Surdilla, Director of the AKBAY Stroke Care & Neurological Rehabilitation Center and president of the Stroke Society of the Philippines-Northern Mindanao Chapter (SSP-NMC).

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Mabuhi ug Dugay Pa! A Solo Art Exhibit by Albert BET Vamenta at XU Museo de Oro
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Kagay-anon Artist Albert “Bet” San Juan Vamenta opened his sixth one-man show Mabuhi ug Dugay Pa! Petition Insignias (Distortion In Pen And Ink: Minus Two: Part Two) at the Xavier University Museo de Oro last October 12, 2018. Recently retired from Museo de Oro, Abet has resumed pursuit of his life’s passion as a visual artist in the local art scene after an absence of some time.

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CDO hosts November 10 DevCon Summit
by: PR

Cagayan de Oro is hosting the biggest developer conference in the Philippines on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Capitol University. Expected to attend are over 600 software developers and information technology professionals and hobbyists from Cagayan de Oro and adjacent areas, the second edition of DevCon Summit features a myriad of events in a day including talks from both local and international personalities, fun and exciting games.

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On the March The Jesuits in the Philippines Since the Restoration Coffee Table Book launched at the Areté
by: PR

Last September 29th at 4 p.m., Media Wise Communications Inc. and Muse Books in cooperation with Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU), The Philippine Jesuit Aid Association and Jesuit Communications recently launched the coffee table book On the March – The Jesuits in the Philippines Since the Restoration at the Zuthera B. Zalamea lobby of the Arts Wing at the new Arete complex on the sprawling Ateneo de Manila University campus. The Philippine Jesuits Province with the Ateneo community came together to celebrate the launch of the book to the lush stylings of the Blue Symphony band. Published by Muse Books under the Media Wise Communications umbrella the book was developed for the benefit of the elderly and infirm Jesuits residing at the Jesuit Wellness Center found on the ADMU campus grounds.

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It’s National Pampering Day on October 17
by: The Night Stalker

For the third straight year, Nail-a-holics has been steadily increasing the scope of duration of its National Pampering Day, held every October 17th in all Nail-a-holics Nail and Salon Spas nationwide.

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Cebu Pacific ties up with Visa for exclusive international flash sale
by: Selrahco PR

October 04, 2018 – The Philippines' leading airline, Cebu Pacific, allows passengers to “SEA more with Visa” as it offers special seat sale fares to some of the most popular international destinations within its extensive flight network. This sale marks the sixth year of partnership between Cebu Pacific and Visa. The Cebu Pacific seat sale is exclusive for Visa cardholders. It begins today and will be available until October 06, 2018 (or until seats last). Travel period will be from January 1 to March 31, 2019.

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FitFlop Launches Autumn/Winter 2018 Collection at Centrio
by: The Night Stalker

FitFlop launched its Autumn/Winter 2018 collection September 27 at the FitFlop Store in Centrio Mall with typical flair and pizzazz. Coloured by VIPs like Nicole Meier of Nicole TV and Kitchie Uy of Passionista, loyal customers, and lifestyle media and CDO Bloggers – the milestone event was highlighted by the highly anticipated collection reveal, a brief introduction to the brand, and an open forum.

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Ride with Blu to a New Day
by: The Night Stalker

Have it your way. Call the Shots. The HONDA REBEL 500 is all about Real Freedom. The fusion of the classic and the cutting edge comes alive with the Rebel’s robust 471cc liquid-cooled, four-stroke DOHC four valves per cylinder parallel twin motor neatly tucked into a low slung chassis with low slung seats, blacked out with matte touches.

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MediaWise launches On the March-The Jesuits in the Philippines since the Restoration
by: Media Wise Communications

Media Wise Communications, Inc./Muse Books, producer and publisher of On the March – The Jesuits in the Philippines Since the Restoration, is launching the coffee table book on Saturday, Sept. 29, 4 p.m., at the lobby of the Arete of Ateneo de Manila University along Katipunan Avenue, Quezon City. Jesuit priests and other guests will grace the event.

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Forum seeks answers to rise in CEPALCO power rates
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A forum on the Mindanao Power Situation has been scheduled this week to shed light on the unprecedented rise in the prices of electricity in Northern Mindanao, especially in the franchise area of the Cagayan Electric Power and Light Co. (CEPALCO) which covers Cagayan de Oro City and the municipalities of Tagoloan, Villanueva and Jasaan, Misamis Oriental.

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Fun, Fun, Fun with R.O.X.’s Cagayan De Oro Bike Out 2018
by: PR

As Southeast Asia’s Biggest Outdoor Superstore, R.O.X. (Recreational Outdoor eXchange) continues to foster and sustain communities of outdoor enthusiasts by offering the widest selection of premium outdoor products and advocating outdoor recreation through fun and engaging campaigns.

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AboitizPower’s Cleanergy brand earns PH Quill
by: APC PR

Cleanergy, AboitizPower's brand for its clean and renewable energy (RE) portfolio, received a merit award at the 16th Philippine Quill Awards, held recently at Manila Marriott Hotel. It was AboitizPower's first time to join the Quill Awards and the Cleanergy campaign was its lone entry.

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25th National Retail Conference & Expo seeks to reinvent Retail
by: TPG

The National Retail Conference and Expo (NRCE) has been the center piece of the Philippine Retail Association’s (PRAs) efforts in helping retailers attain and retain global competitiveness.

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The Mindanao Experience: Transforming Local-Global Partnerships in Pursuit of Durable Peace
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The Archdiocese of Cagayan de Oro will host a “Conversations” on Transforming Local-Global Partnerships in Pursuit of Durable Peace: The Mindanao Experience on Thursday, 12 July 2018 at the Dynasty Court Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City. The day-long event will be conducted through ACDO’s Peacebuilding Program and the Institute for Peace and Justice Kroc School of Peace at the University of San Diego, California, USA.

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