A Cagayan de Oro Native Family - Then and Now

Filipinas (Spanish Manila) by Trio Los Panchos

Filipinas is a song by the famous Trio Los Panchos. The group visited the Philippines in 1958, and recorded a collection of Filipino folksongs in Spanish. The beautiful song “Filipinas” come from this Album (Siete Notas de Amor).

Los Panchos visitaron Manila en 1958, y grabaron canciones populares de Filipinas en español. Se encuentra la bella canción de Chucho Navarro “Filipinas” en este álbum (Siete Notas de Amor).

credits to:Neptuno Azul

Cagayan de Oro Nostalgia

If you are born and grows here in Cagayan de Oro City you have definitely witness the transformation of our place from a quiet little town in the past and now a bustling city. You may be longing for the place where there is no traffic and you know everyone when your going around the town. Unlike… Continue Reading

Abonitalla 2015 Grand Reunion

The Abonitalla Clan of Lagonglong, Misamis Oriental will once again hold its annual grand reunion on May 1, 2015 at the popular beach resort in Lagonglong, The Del Carmen Beach and Swimming Pool. The Abonitalla family was originally a native of Cagayan de Oro City in the Kauswagan area which to this day its descendants… Continue Reading

JCI to Give Youth Leadership Excellence Award in CDO

The Youth Leadership Excellence Awards (YLEA), one of the flagship projects of the Junior Chamber International-Philippines which is I’m one of the member and past president, in partnership with the Department of Education and the office of Hon. Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito, is now on its 30th year. The objective of the project is basically… Continue Reading

AirAsia Indonesia Flight QZ8501

Current news from other parts of the world. AirAsia Indonesia regrets to confirm that flight QZ8501 from Surabaya to Singapore has lost contact with air traffic control at 07:24 (Surabaya LT) this morning. The flight took off from Juanda International Airport in Surabaya at 0535hours. The aircraft was an Airbus A320-200 with the registration number… Continue Reading

NCCA Calls for Project Proposals for its Competitive Grants for 2015

The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the country’s leading government agency for arts and culture headed by its chairman Felipe de Leon, Jr., encourages cultural and art groups, academic institutions, local arts organizations, non-government organizations involved in culture and arts, and others to submit their project proposals for the NCCA  Competitive Grants… Continue Reading

CDOBloggers Award 2013 and Its Background

Its been a long way since CDOBloggers started back in 2008. It was November 8, 2008 when Chiq Montes invited bloggers and people in the online work field at Maxys Restaurant. I was new in blogging back then, I was introduced into it when I started tinkering with the open-source Wordpress platform for my website development business. I just recently close shop… Continue Reading

An open letter from a retired Filipino Executive and head of a multi-billion dollar Japanese company to CNN

Here is an open letter that has gone viral over the social media networks about media coverage of the recent devastation of super typhoon yolanda in central Visayas region. With so many rantings on social media about the management of aids and others this is a great read. Though quite long, its worth reading for… Continue Reading

Laguindingan Airport Now Open

Now that the airport is in Laguindingan, Misamis Oriental, it is also time to plan for an airtrain that will ferry passengers to and from Iligan-Laguindingan-Cagayan and vice versa. Another plan should be a park and fly scheme like in NAIA/MIA for passengers who will just park for a fee and fly with a minimal… Continue Reading

Dahilayan Ecotourism Map

Its summer time once again and its time to go to Dahilayan. With the cool weather there you will surely enjoy the cool atmosphere and tour around all over the area. Above is the Dahilayan map to guide you to the places and features that you may want to try and enjoy the adventure. Continue Reading