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SWU Phinma breaks ground for SWU Villa
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Southwestern University Phinma Dentistry students now have a new home to look forward to. School officials, faculty, the student council, and student body were all present at the SWU campus, to commemorate the start of construction of the College of Dentistry’s new building. Set to be completed in April of 2020, the new building, is slated to be called “SWU Villa”.

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Akbayan’s pro-women laws lauded for women’s month
by: PR

Mindanao civil society groups are raising public support for the urgent passage of five pro-women measures pushed by Akbayan Partylist in the 17th Congress in time for Women’s Month this March. The Junior Chamber International (JCI), the Women’s Action for Gender Equality (WAGE), Balaod Mindanao, Citizens Watch for Good Governance (CWGG), and the Philippine Muslim Women Council, Inc. each expressed support for the Universal Healthcare Bill, the Expanded Maternity Leave Bill, the Safe Streets and Public Spaces Bill, the 4Ps Institutionalization Bill, and the Marawi Compensation Bill.

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Get into Rugby
by: Coach Noel Villa

Lou Jen Saldo, former member of the Lady Volcanoes Philippine Rugby Team, recently visited CDO Rugby Football Club Rafters, Cagayan de Oro City’s premiere Rugby Team. The speedy winger who represented the Philippines in international rugby games has now turned to body building and has taken the body building world by storm, winning numerous titles including the highly coveted IFBB Pro Title which she won last December 2018. She was invited as a guest speaker at the recent Athletics event in Lanao del Norte and before she left Mindanao, she took time to train with the Rafters and shared some tips to CDO RFC Lady Rafters Kaye Ann Orbeta, Rhenzel Amora and Rhea.

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All Kinds of Wow with more to come Kia Soluto’s Mindanao Launch in Cagayan de Oro
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The Power to Surprise: Kia’s tagline has never failed to deliver beyond expectations. For instance, for the Mindanao Launch of its new Kia Soluto, Kia Philippines chose Cagayan de Oro. “We chose Cagayan de Oro because it is the gateway to Mindanao,” said Manny A. Aligada, Kia PH President in an exclusive interview at the sidelines of the Mindanao launch.

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Felagz Marketing – Oro Branch of PH Leading Distibutor of Deltaplus PPE opens
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Your first choice for safety and quality is now open at Door 3 in the ground floor of Chavez Bldg. Door Fatima Lapasan Highway. No. 1 dealer of Delta Plus PPE safety gear in the Philippines. Felagz Marketing is the exclusive Philippine distributor of Delta Plus PPE and started in Mandaue City by Joselito “Dado” L. Felisilda and his wife Annaliza, hence their business name. The Cagayan de Oro branch is their first ever in Mindanao.

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Mindanao Beat 2019 – CDO Hosts Human Resources & Business Summit this April
by: PR

The first ever Human Resources and Business Summit will be hosted by Cagayan de Oro City this coming April 8, 2019 at the Cove Garden Resort. Dubbed MINDANAO BEAT 2019, the day-long event seeks to mainstream the discussion on the impact of recent economic developments on Mindanao’s human resources and provide insights on how business organizations can direct innovative HR and business strategies most appropriate for the changing economic landscape.

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CDO-Misor Ass’n of New York partner with CDO Bloggers to promote TAPOK 2019
by: The Night Stalker

The Cagayan de Oro Misamis Oriental Association of New York, Inc. and the CDO Bloggers Inc. have entered into a Memorandum of Agreement to promote the 17th Kagayanon International TAPOK 2019 to be held in New York City, USA on July 26-28, 2019. Tapok is the brainchild the late Roy C. Gaane, founder and president of Kagayanon International (KI). Through his KI Newsletter, he kept track of Kagay-anons who had migrated to the United States and provided them fresh news about recent happenings back home and learned about recent arrivals.

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Xavier Ateneo alumni help Media Wise win first Platinum Anvil
by: MediaWise PR

Multi-awarded boutique publishing house Media Wise Communications/ Muse Books marked yet another milestone in its publishing journey after it was awarded the Platinum Anvil award for its coffee-table-book, On the March: The Jesuits in the Philippines Since the Restoration. The Platinum Anvil is given only to outstanding entries that stand out among Anvil “Gold” winners. On the March chronicles the journey of the Jesuits’ as they bring the Catholic faith to the remotest corners of the Philippines.

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Then & Now: A Brief History of TAPOK
by: Wendy Ramos-Garcia

The idea of gathering Kagay-anons living abroad was a seed planted by the late Roy C. Gaane, founder and president of Kagayanon International (KI).

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DC Shoes Reopens at Centrio with Chinese New Year Promo
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DC Shoes has reopened its only store in Cagayan de Oro at the 2nd floor of Ayala Centrio Mall, just beside Fitflop and across SneakPeek. DC Shoes specializes in footwear for action sports, including skateboarding and snowboarding. The company also manufactures apparel, bags, accessories, hats, and shirts.

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Registration for Kagayanon International 17th TAPOK 2019 ongoing
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The Cagayan de Oro-Misamis Oriental Association of New York, Inc. is inviting Kagay-anons and Misamisnons from all over the world to join the 17th Kagayanon International TAPOK 2019 to be held on July 26, 27 & 28, 2019 to be held at the Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel 135-20 39th Ave, Flushing New York City, New York.

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DOE: NECM Should Transcend Mere Energy Conservation
by: DOE MEDIA RELEASE

TAGUIG CITY – The Department of Energy (DOE) recently led the opening of National Energy Consciousness Month (NECM) 2018 and the DOE’s 46th anniversary at the agency’s headquarters in Bonifacio Global City. In his opening address, Energy Sec. Alfonso Cusi stressed the urgent need to adopt a two-pronged approach of energy conservation and total electrification not only in celebration of NECM, but also as the overarching principle in realizing the country’s energy agenda.

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November 27 is National Hair Free Day!
by: The Night Stalker

From 11AM to 3PM on Tuesday, November 27th, Hey Sugar is offering everyone an incredible pampering treat: FREE Eyebrow Threading and Underarm Waxing services in all Hey Sugar! Waxing Salons nationwide. National Hair Free Day aims to raise awareness among everyone that salon waxing is definitely the better option than doing hair removal yourself at home.

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Tonight at Rodelsa Hall – Cagayan de Oro Symphony Orchestra’s Premier Concert
by: The Night Stalker

Cagayan de Oro’s first eponymously named contemporary symphony orchestra makes its debut at 7PM tonight with a classical program at the Rodelsa Hall, Liceo de Cagayan University. The 34-strong orchestra is a project of the Marinela Neri Velez Foundation and is composed almost entirely of the foundation’s scholars.

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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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