Events

MacARTHUR MEMORIAL to Unveil Ben Steele Collection
by: Pr

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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Gen. Douglas MacArthur Week – History Relived as CDO-Manolo Fortich mark 75th Diamond Jubilee of MacArthur’s Breakout
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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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Filinvest Breaks Ground for Building 2 of One Oasis Cagayan de Oro
by: Pr

Filinvest Land, Inc. (FLI)’s One Oasis Cagayan de Ora broke ground for Building 2 last March 17. This follows the success of One Oasis CDO's Building One, with many of the one bedroom units already turned over to homeowners. Upon completion, this master-planned community will have a total of five residential mid-rise buildings, complemented by resort-inspired amenities spread on a lush 2.7 hectare property.

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CEB expands VisMin route network with two new flights from Cagayan De Oro
by: Pr

15 March 2017 – The Philippines’ leading airline, Cebu Pacific (PSE: CEB), expands its inter-regional route network with the addition of two new routes that will connect the Visayas to Northern Mindanao.

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General Douglas MacArthur Week – What was General Douglas MacArthur’s Favorite Filipino Dish?
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President Manuel L. Quezon’s favorite dish was the Supreme Organic chicken, nicknamed “Manhoco” (after “Manila Hotel Company) while General Douglas MacArthur‘s choice was deep fried Celebes lapu-lapu with tropical fruits salsa, and maruya fritter on the side.

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Finding Our Heroes: Philippine Guerrilla Files from the US National Archives
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If you are a fan of World War II history, novels and movies, come to the Centrio Activity Center on Wednesday, March 15 at 2:00PM. The Cagayan de Oro City Historical and Cultural Commission (Hiscom) has arranged two free lectures on “Finding our Heroes: The BGen. Francisco Licuanan Jr. Memorial Collection, Philippine Guerilla Files from the US National Archives” and memories of our heroes from World War II as a component program of General MacArthur Week on March 13-17, 2017.

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General Douglas MacArthur Week – VALOR: THE LEGACY OF COL. EMMANUEL V. DE OCAMPO
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A 53-minute biopic documentary film of how an ordinary college student became one of the fiercest guerrilla leaders in the Philippines during World War II.

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Gen. Douglas MacArthur Week: Veterans to benefit from Optometric Mission
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World War II veterans or their surviving spouses who have vision problems but cannot afford prescription eyeglasses stand to benefit from an incoming optometric mission.

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Casting Call for Reenactment of General Douglas MacArthur’s Breakout
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The Cagayan de Oro Historical and Cultural Commission is urging residents to participate in the upcoming General Douglas MacArthur Week by joining the casting call for the reenactment of the General’s arrival at Macabalan pier and convoy to Del Monte, Bukidnon.

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Liceo hosts Marshall McLuhan Forum Series on Responsible Media
by: The Night Stalker

Liceo de Cagayan University hosts the fifth in a series of forums of the Marshall McLuhan Forum Series on Responsible Media on 22 February 2016 at the AVR 3, 2nd Floor, North Academic Cluster, Liceo de Cagayan University

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Sked set for General Douglas MacArthur Week
by: The Night Stalker

The local government units of Cagayan de Oro City and Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon are now in the thick of preparations for General Douglas MacArthur Week.

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VP Leni to launch Angat Buhay Programs in Cagayan de Oro
by: Xu Communications Office

Vice President Leni Robredo is set to launch Angat Buhay Cagayan de Oro on Monday (Feb 20) during the opening of the XU Social Development Week.

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SEVEN BOYS AND FIVE GIRLS OFF TO MANILA TO REPRESENT MINDANAO IN THE JR. NBA PHILIPPINES 2017 NATIONAL TRAINING CAMP
by: Pr

CAGAYAN DE ORO, PHILIPPINES, Feb. 13, 2017 – A record-breaking 1,479 young athletes from all over Mindanao showed up at this year’s first Regional Selection Camp of Jr. NBA Philippines 2017 presented by Alaska held February 11-12 at Xavier University.

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MOSTLY MOZART – A Piano Concert by Rudolf Golez
by: Pr

In celebration of the National Arts Month and Liceo University’s 62nd Founding Anniversary, Cagayan de Oro’s very own piano virtuoso Rudolf Golez performs for an evening of piano music at Rodelsa Hall this coming February 20, 2017, 6pm. The show is for the benefit of the Rodolfo N. Pelaez Foundation Scholarship Program. Donations upon entrance are accepted.

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Here’s to the Dreamers
by: Pr

On February 11, 2017, we invite everyone to join us in an evening of pure Kagay-anon entertainment featuring four of CDO's best talents. All four of them are qualifiers for this year's World Championships of Performing Arts (WCOPA). This fundraising project is to help them raise funds, which they need a lot of!

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Basketball: More than Just a Game – Nurturing Young Talents Through Sports
by: Pr

It's game time as the Jr. NBA Philippines 2017 presented by Alaska returns to the Philippines. On its 10th year, the Jr. NBA is set to hold its Regional Sports Camp on February 11-12 at Xavier University-- Ateneo de Cagayan, Cagayan de Oro.

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FIRST REGIONAL SELECTION CAMP OF JR. NBA PHILIPPINES 2017 PRESENTED BY ALASKA RETURNS TO CDO FEB. 11-12
by: Pr

Jr. NBA Philippines 2017 presented by Alaska opens the second phase of its program, the Regional Selection Camp, in Cagayan de Oro this weekend. Young cagers in Mindanao aged 10-14 years old are invited to attend the two-day camp on February 11 and 12 at Xavier University, Corrales Avenue from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Cagayan de Oro celebrates 2nd Chinese New Year Festival
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Rains dampened the celebration but that didn’t stop the city from celebrating the second edition of the Cagayan de Oro Chinese New Year Festival from January 21-28, 2017.

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City Council declares Mar 13-17 as General Douglas MacArthur Week
by: The Night Stalker

It’s all systems go for General Douglas MacArthur Week in Cagayan de Oro this March!

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Wild Birds in MisOr officially launched through MAPS’ Photo Exhibit
by: Clement Dampal

A photo exhibit of the different avian in Misamis Oriental (MisOr) province was officially launched last January 11, 2017 (Wednesday) at the Activity Center, Centrio Mall, Ayala, Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines.

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