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  1. Gova t to build 12 new halls of justice buildings in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    MB File Photo - Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno, on the occasion of her third anniversary as head of the Supreme Court, reports on the state of the Judiciary and bares her next set of plans to improve the dispensation of justice in the country. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P. A. Sereno said that 12 Halls of Justice will be constructed next year to help speed up the administration of justice in the country.

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  2. DepEd usec 'unusually cheerful' before death, say friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Members of the motorcycle club that the late Department of Education Undersecretary Francis Varela belonged to had an eerie experience before the tragic incident that claimed his life. Varela died Saturday morning when his motorcycle slid on a road along MaRiLaQue highway in Baras town, Rizal.

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  3. Woman of the hour: Eileen Canoy Escobar-San JuanRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE busiest person these past few days has got to be Eileen Canoy Escobar-San Juan, chair of the recently concluded Higalaay Festival. Her busy-ness began during the preparations for this year's Charter Day festivities, last June 15, which she re-branded as the Himugso Festival, incorporating the Independence Day celebration.

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  4. Oro rave party gets foamedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Amphitheater in Divisoria was filled with soapy and beer foam during the Smart Life Rave Party held August 28, 2015 during the fiesta night. Hosted by Smart Communications in partnership with San Miguel Brewery, Inc., City Tourism office, and the City Government of Cagayan de Oro, Kagay-anons and visitors from all over came and got wet and wild as they grooved to rave music while enjoying colder than ice beer.

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  5. Fireworks light up Cagayan de Oro riverRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Kagay-anons watched the amazing shades of fire that lit up the city's evening skies as the fireworks display happened right along the Cagayan de Oro riverbank particularly at Duaw Park where the Higalaay Garden Show is also being held. The display was a joint undertaking by the city government of Cagayan de Oro and its partners, city tourism office, Department of Tourism, and Centrio mall.

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  6. Mendoza: Farewell to an extraordinary leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    DIRECTOR'S Cut: . "Let me assure you that in the performance of my official duties and even my private acts will be guided and guarded by my Oath of Office, The Panunumpa ng Kawani ng Gobyerno, the Philippine Constitution and all the laws that govern our actions."

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  7. House OKs Free Basic Medicine Assistance ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading a measure that establishes a free basic medicine assistance program in all government health facilities nationwide. Passed was House Bill 5955 or the proposed "Free Basic Medicine Assistance Act," which seeks to ensure that free basic medicine are accessible and available to meet the needs of the poor.

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  8. Rufus' Sept. 15 target to pass BBL: only 8 session days leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | MindaNews

    There are only eight session days left from Monday, August 31 until September 15, the target date for the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law at the House of Representatives but quorum problems continue to delay the proceedings. Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez, chair of the House of Representatives' Ad Hoc Committee on the Bangsamoro Basic Law, and principal sponsor of HB 5811, the substitute bill to the GPH-MILF's draft BBL, was confident on Sunday, August 23, that there would be a quorum and they would be able to pass the law by September 15. The previous Sunday, he told radio station DZBB in Manila that HB 5811 should be passed before September 28 because by then the 2016 budget will go to the plenary for debates.

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  9. Kadayawan karatefest underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Sun-Star

    IT'S all systems go for the 30th Kadayawan Karatefest that kicks off at 10:30 a.m. today at the NCCC Mall activity center. He said Davao City teams will have their hands full with karatekas coming from Cagayan de Oro City, Mati City, Tagum City, Tacurong City and North Cotabato, among others.

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  10. Mind da News: 'Honorable' but IrresponsibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | MindaNews

    The Philippine Star reported President Aquino expressing yesterday, Monday, August 24: Certainty that despite the consistent lack of quorum among members of the House of Representatives, a majority of the legislators will definitely show up once voting on the BBL takes place. His firm belief that being lawmakers, the congressmen will not shirk in their mandate to pass significant laws, particularly BBL, which will bring about lasting peace in war-torn Mindanao, home to a Muslim minority.

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  11. San Agustin Cathedral: A testament of the Kagay-anon characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sun-Star

    THE San Augustine Metropolitan Cathedral is one of Cagayan de Oro's foremost recognizable buildings. From the scattered and few sources of history, we know that the first church built in the vicinity of Cagayan de Oro was located in Himologan or Huluga, a part of Tagwanao, situated by the bank of the Cagayan River.

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  12. Growing old with Cagayan de OroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sun-Star

    TWELVE prominent establishments that have contributed greatly to the city's growth and development especially in the aspect of economic, education and health services were recognized during the city's charted day celebration on June 15, 2015. These establishments have been here at least 50 years old and thus have seen and contributed to the growth and development of Cagayan de Oro throughout the years.

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  13. Strengthening of Christian values through educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sun-Star

    PILGRIM Christian College, located in the intersection of Capistrano and Akut Streets in Cagayan de Oro City, was founded with the vision of giving quality education centered on the development of Christian character in the students. Then known as The School Pilgrim Institute, it was founded by a group of eight men and one woman who shared the same goal of building a strong foundation of Christian values for the students of the city.

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  14. Kong Hua School: 78 Years of CommitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sun-Star

    IN THE early 1930s, Cagayan de Oro saw the creation two so-called "Chinese schools" in the city. However, as they did not have curriculums approved by the Department of Education and hence were not given permits, there is no record as to exactly when these schools were established.

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  15. Community help sought in anti-drugs campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sun-Star

    CITY Councilor Roger Abaday wants greater involvement of grassroots groups to combat the menace of illegal drugs, especially in light of the dismissal of about 100 cases against suspected drug dealers and their subsequent return to their communities. Abaday, chairman of the Cagayan de Oro Anti-Drug Abuse Council , said village-level groups are crucial in the campaign by law enforcement agencies against illegal drugs.

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  16. Angelicum raring to show wares in Shakey's V-LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sun-Star

    AFTER Iligan City National High School, is Cagayan de Oro's Angelicum Learning Center ripe enough to be the next ruler of Shakey's Girls Volleyball League in Region 10? This huge possibility surfaced after the ALC wards of coach Bong Rameri reigned in the city elimination's Shakey's V-League, then unleashed their might to win the secondary girls' crown of the 2015 Mindanao Milo Little Olympics. Played last Sunday off Xavier University's covered court in Cagayan de Oro, the vast-improved Angelicum volleybelles bested Tagum City's University of Mindanao in the finals, 25-21, 25-23.

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  17. BOC seizes P85-M worth of smuggled sugar at MICPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sun-Star

    THE Bureau of Customs has recorded the biggest apprehension so far this year in terms of volume and value after the seizure of a total of 57 container vans containing smuggled sugar from Thailand worth more than P85 million at the Manila International Container Port on Thursday. Deputy Commissioner for Intelligence, Jessie Dellosa together with representatives from the sugar industry led the public viewing of the seized merchandize that arrived at the port in several batches between last month and last week.

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  18. Catholic prelates on partial divorce billRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Philippines Today

    Catholic prelates have expressed concern regarding the latest development on the partial divorce bill approved on third and final reading at the House of Representatives. Cubao Bishop Honesto Ongtioco said that the teaching of the church on marriage will remain even as others are pushing for change.

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  19. Catholic bishops alarmed by 'partial divorce' billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sun-Star

    Cubao Bishop Honesto Ongtioco said that the teaching of the church on marriage will remain even as others are pushing for change. Lipa Archbishop Ramon Arguelles noted the bill's passage in the House of Representatives on Monday was a prelude to total divorce.

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  20. Maranao's torogan a good example of disaster-resilient houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | MindaNews

    That's one of the many things that the people behind SwitoDesigns Studio want to share in their upcoming event "Balay-Balay Ta," an interactive 3D architecture puzzles exhibit that will showcase a 3D prototype design of the Maranao's royal house called the torogan. "The torogan has remarkable disaster-resilient features that can be potentially relevant to the community today," said architect Gloryrose Dy.

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