Sun.Star - Latest Philippine Community News, Blogs, Multimedia http://www.sunstar.com.ph/feeds/cagayan-de-oro en Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro front page for April 24, 2014 http://www.sunstar.com.ph/content/sunstar-cagayan-de-oro-front-page-april-24-2014 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:15:48 +0000 armiesheila 339545 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Groups meet Earth Day with protest http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/groups-meet-earth-day-protest-339399 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/groups-meet-earth-day-protest-339399'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>GROUPS from various sectors in Cagayan de Oro scored anew the issues that are hurting the environment in Tuesday's celebration of the Earth Day with a protest action as they marched from Press Freedom Monument toward Magsaysay Park.</p> <p>Around five hundred farmers, Lumads, youths from Bukidnon, Lanao del Norte and Misamis Oriental gathered to air their grievances and tackled the issues on the coal-fired power plants, illegal logging, land-grabbing and others that concern the environment affecting areas in Northern Mindanao.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/groups-meet-earth-day-protest-339399" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:16:09 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339399 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro front page for April 23, 2014 http://www.sunstar.com.ph/content/sunstar-cagayan-de-oro-front-page-april-23-2014 Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:11:42 +0000 armiesheila 339398 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Centers for organ transplant to rise in Oro http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/centers-organ-transplant-rise-oro-339397 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/centers-organ-transplant-rise-oro-339397'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THREE cities in Mindanao will now be handling organ transplant for patients having Davao as the head office with satellite services in Cagayan de Oro and Zamboanga.</p> <p>“Our plan is to create a Mindanao Transplant sharing,” said Dr. Antonio Paraiso, program head of Philippine Organ Donation and Transplantation Program (PODTP).</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/centers-organ-transplant-rise-oro-339397" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:11:38 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339397 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph No homes yet for displaced MisOr town residents http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/no-homes-yet-displaced-misor-town-residents-339396 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/no-homes-yet-displaced-misor-town-residents-339396'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>IT HAS been more than five months since families in a Misamis Oriental village lost their houses to a demolition in December 2013 and up to now they have yet to find a new home they can call their own.</p> <p>“Kon sa mahinumduman, hapit na mag-one year (if we can recall it’s been almost a year). Ang mga tawo nag-antos daplin sa dalan hangtod karon, wala pa jud ‘mi ma-relocate (We have been suffering living on the side of the road, but until now we have not been relocated),” said Gina Lubguban, vice chairperson of Albidec (Alyansa ng mga Biktima ng Demolisyon sa Calangahan).</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/no-homes-yet-displaced-misor-town-residents-339396" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:06:11 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339396 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Kagay-anon filmmaker to compete in int’l video tilt http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/kagay-anon-filmmaker-compete-int-l-video-tilt-339394 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/kagay-anon-filmmaker-compete-int-l-video-tilt-339394'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>GRAY-EM Erezo is a sleek man whose passion is on film.</p> <p>By passion, it means he is a self-taught filmmaker and has learned techniques and acquired skills through experience, mistakes and mentors who somehow molded him to what he is today.</p> <p>Erezo was in London when he finished studying health and social care. He pursued another path, studying Business Info System – yet filming knocked on him.</p> <p>At that time, “I want to make films for the rest of my life,” he said.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/23/kagay-anon-filmmaker-compete-int-l-video-tilt-339394" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:05:23 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339394 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Internet: bridging or widening the gap? http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/23/internet-bridging-or-widening-gap-339393 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/23/internet-bridging-or-widening-gap-339393'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>“WE learn 10 percent from what we read, 15 percent from what we hear, but 75 percent of what we experience.” – Global Village in Action</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/23/internet-bridging-or-widening-gap-339393" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:04:35 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339393 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Libot: Going Green http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/23/libot-going-green-339391 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/23/libot-going-green-339391'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>WHEN we say 'metropolis,' we imagine big buildings, droves of private vehicles, and huge highways. But how many could envision progress via urbanization as having more parks, trees, and even friendlier pedestrian walkways?</p> <p>It’s not a very popular lobbying interest in the city; our best marks of how we’ve progressed are often exemplified by having the latest sky scrapers covering our city skies, which incidentally makes sense. Commerce brings jobs; parks rarely are thought to bring those.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/23/libot-going-green-339391" target="_blank">read more</a></p> I have issues Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:03:49 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339391 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph The leisure of summer http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/lifestyle/2014/04/23/leisure-summer-339390 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/lifestyle/2014/04/23/leisure-summer-339390'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>SUMMER has a fantastic magic of leisure, relaxation, ease, recreation and rest for everyone. And yet, it is marked by seemingly endless different events before the school opening in June.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/lifestyle/2014/04/23/leisure-summer-339390" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Glimpses Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:02:09 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339390 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro front page for April 22, 2014 http://www.sunstar.com.ph/content/sunstar-cagayan-de-oro-front-page-april-22-2014 Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:18:18 +0000 armiesheila 339226 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Oro rugby team http://www.sunstar.com.ph/media/2014/04/22/oro-rugby-team-339215 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="600" height="450" title="CAGAYAN DE ORO. A player tries to catch the ball while another is blocked in a rugby practice of the Cagayan de Oro Rugby Football Club in preparation for the Philippine National Games in Manila on May 16-25. (Erwin Mascarinas)" alt="CAGAYAN DE ORO. A player tries to catch the ball while another is blocked in a rugby practice of the Cagayan de Oro Rugby Football Club in preparation for the Philippine National Games in Manila on May 16-25. (Erwin Mascarinas)" src="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/sites/default/files/images/gallery/cagayan-de-oro/2014/04/22/cagayan-de-oro-oro-rugby-team.jpg?1398098735" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> CAGAYAN DE ORO. A player tries to catch the ball while another is blocked in a rugby practice of the Cagayan de Oro Rugby Football Club in preparation for the Philippine National Games in Manila on May 16-25. (Erwin Mascarinas) </div> </div> </div> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:45:44 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339215 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Volunteer firefighter http://www.sunstar.com.ph/media/2014/04/22/volunteer-firefighter-339214 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="600" height="450" title="CAGAYAN DE ORO. A volunteer firefighter pours on more water toward parts of a burned house to completely put out the remaining fire at Pimentel Street in Cagayan de Oro City. (Erwin Mascarinas)" alt="CAGAYAN DE ORO. A volunteer firefighter pours on more water toward parts of a burned house to completely put out the remaining fire at Pimentel Street in Cagayan de Oro City. (Erwin Mascarinas)" src="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/sites/default/files/images/gallery/cagayan-de-oro/2014/04/22/cagayan-de-oro-volunteer-firefighter.jpg?1398098692" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> CAGAYAN DE ORO. A volunteer firefighter pours on more water toward parts of a burned house to completely put out the remaining fire at Pimentel Street in Cagayan de Oro City. (Erwin Mascarinas) </div> </div> </div> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:44:55 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339214 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Wao in Lanao del Sur residents http://www.sunstar.com.ph/media/2014/04/22/wao-lanao-del-sur-residents-339213 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="600" height="450" title="LANAO DEL SUR. An estimated 20,000 residents of Wao in Lanao del Sur province oppose the inclusion of their municipality in the Bangsamoro Juridical Entity. (Richel Umel)" alt="LANAO DEL SUR. An estimated 20,000 residents of Wao in Lanao del Sur province oppose the inclusion of their municipality in the Bangsamoro Juridical Entity. (Richel Umel)" src="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/sites/default/files/images/gallery/cagayan-de-oro/2014/04/22/cagayan-de-oro-wao-lanao-del-sur-residents.jpg?1398098602" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> LANAO DEL SUR. An estimated 20,000 residents of Wao in Lanao del Sur province oppose the inclusion of their municipality in the Bangsamoro Juridical Entity. (Richel Umel) </div> </div> </div> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:43:25 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339213 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Education commission expands grants to students http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/education-commission-expands-grants-students-339212 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/education-commission-expands-grants-students-339212'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE Commission on Higher Education in Northern Mindanao (Ched) has offered more slots for Student Financial Assistance Programs (StuFAP) recipients and priority courses grantees can choose to enroll in any private and public tertiary schools starting this coming academic year.</p> <p>Dr. Arlita Amapola Minguez, Ched regional educational supervisor and scholarship coordinator, said the expansion was sourced from the added funds allocated to Ched from the abolished Priority Development Assistance Fund (Pdaf) that has been redirected to various government agencies.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/education-commission-expands-grants-students-339212" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:37:32 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339212 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph P27-M allotted for summer job workers http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/p27-m-allotted-summer-job-workers-339211 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/p27-m-allotted-summer-job-workers-339211'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>AROUND P27 million is being spent by the government for the summer job programs this year by the Department of Labor and Employment in Northern Mindanao (DOLE) as it assists the local government units (LGUs) and private employers.</p> <p>Lolita Zusarga, senior employment labor officer of DOLE, said that only a few private companies are involved this year, however, some of them offered to pay 100 percent of the salary of the summer job workers like the case of Cagayan de Oro Electric Power and Light Company (Cepalco).</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/p27-m-allotted-summer-job-workers-339211" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:36:05 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339211 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Traffic blamed for slow response in Oro fire http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/traffic-blamed-slow-response-oro-fire-339210 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/traffic-blamed-slow-response-oro-fire-339210'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) blamed the traffic congestion for arriving late to put out the fire in Pimentel Street corner Lapasan highway Monday afternoon.</p> <p>“It took a while for the fire trucks to reach the area because of the severe traffic condition; it’s the major contributor to the problem. Making it worst were the vehicles would not even give way for our trucks to get through. We coordinated with our team and even used other routes such as Yacapin and Osmeña streets but the traffic was also worst there,” said Fire Officer 1 Joel Ejoc, Lapasan fire station chief and investigator.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/traffic-blamed-slow-response-oro-fire-339210" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:32:41 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339210 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Tribe calls on protection, conservation of forest http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/tribe-calls-protection-conservation-forest-339209 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/tribe-calls-protection-conservation-forest-339209'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>CELEBRATING Earth Day today is more significant for the Higaonon tribe and the people behind them who are helping them for the preservation of their forest and ancestral domain as they embark on a developmental plan for inclusive growth while securing a water source for this city.</p> <p>Both the Nahilaran and Monigi Community Forest Development Associations Inc., in Barangay Dansolihon here want to transform what’s left of their forest into an ecological park where everything indigenous would be preserved.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/tribe-calls-protection-conservation-forest-339209" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:31:39 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339209 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph High hopes for Oro’s Rugby Football Club http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/high-hopes-oro-s-rugby-football-club-339208 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/high-hopes-oro-s-rugby-football-club-339208'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>A PIONEERING rugby team here is gearing up to represent the city in the Philippine Rugby Football Union (PRFU) of the 2014 Philippine National Games (PNG) in Metro Manila in May and hopes to bring local talents into the national and international rugby scene.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/high-hopes-oro-s-rugby-football-club-339208" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:30:14 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339208 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Power plant operator on extended running hours http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/power-plant-operator-extended-running-hours-339207 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/power-plant-operator-extended-running-hours-339207'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>TO LESSEN the power interruption occurring in Mindanao, peaking power plant operator Therma Marine (TMI) reported that its power barges have been running close to 24 hours daily.</p> <p>TMI a subsidiary of the Aboitiz Power, supplies power to about 22 electric cooperatives and distribution utilities in Mindanao.</p> <p>TMI, in a statement, said that electric cooperatives have sounded the need for them to fill in the supply gap as a result of power plant repairs and the unstable water levels of Lake Lanao during summer months.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/power-plant-operator-extended-running-hours-339207" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:26:11 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339207 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Lanao Sur town residents oppose Bangsamoro inclusion http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/lanao-sur-town-residents-oppose-bangsamoro-inclusion-339206 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/lanao-sur-town-residents-oppose-bangsamoro-inclusion-339206'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>WAO, Lanao del Sur – An estimated 20,000 non-Muslim residents of Wao town in Lanao del Sur opposed the inclusion of their municipality to the Bangsamoro Juridical Entity once the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro becomes a law.</p> <p>Edna Espinosa, chairperson of LIHOK WAO, urged the Government of the Philippines peace panel represented by former Agriculture Secretary Senen Bacani to provide a copy of the draft of the Bangsamoro Basic Law.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/lanao-sur-town-residents-oppose-bangsamoro-inclusion-339206" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:23:43 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339206 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Holy Week observance ‘peaceful and normal’ http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/holy-week-observance-peaceful-and-normal-339205 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/holy-week-observance-peaceful-and-normal-339205'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>“PEACEFUL and normal” was the assessment of the Lapasan police station of the Holy Week when the Agora integrated bus terminal was packed with passengers who went home during the holidays.</p> <p>Police Inspector Evan Nequito Viñas, Lapasan police chief, led the operation to ensure the safety of the people at the terminal.</p> <p>He said they enforced police presence with disruption operations, checked the commuters and inspected their luggage and baggage as they checked in and out of the bus terminal.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/holy-week-observance-peaceful-and-normal-339205" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:15:09 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339205 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Young rapper, paralytic nabbed in drug bust http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/young-rapper-paralytic-nabbed-drug-bust-339204 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/young-rapper-paralytic-nabbed-drug-bust-339204'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>AN UNDERGROUND young rapper and a person living with paralysis were among the latest catch of the Puerto police in its anti-illegal drugs campaign.</p> <p>Police identified the suspects as Kinno Rabanes, 25, a resident of Zone 3, and Quintin Asis, alias “Dodong,” 37, a resident of Zone 6, all of Barangay Bugo.</p> <p>The buy-bust operation occurred at Asis’ residence who’s been suspected as a seller of methamphetamine hydrochloride or ‘shabu,’ an illegal drug, around 8:40 p.m. on April 20. </p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/young-rapper-paralytic-nabbed-drug-bust-339204" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:13:37 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339204 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph 23 PWDs receive wheelchairs http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/23-pwds-receive-wheelchairs-339203 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/23-pwds-receive-wheelchairs-339203'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>TWENTY-three persons with disabilities (PWDs) received wheelchairs donated by the Church of Christ of the Latter-Day Saints through the City Social Welfare and Development (CSWD) office at the city hall grounds on Monday.</p> <p>The recipients are members of the Katipunan ng may Kapansanan sa Pilipinas (Kampi), the group that made the assessment of who should be given the wheelchair.</p> <p>The CSWD’s role was to give the organization a list of deserving beneficiaries, whose bodies were measured so their physique can match with the right wheelchair.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/local-news/2014/04/22/23-pwds-receive-wheelchairs-339203" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:12:19 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339203 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Alamon: Jaded http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/22/alamon-jaded-339201 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/22/alamon-jaded-339201'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THEY are regarded as cynics for seeing always the negative side of things. They think that they are a bunch of killjoys who do not know how to enjoy life. They are regarded as the sour-grapes who will ruin your party. But where does social hope for salvation emanate if not from the doomsayers who warn us of the impending deluge?</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/22/alamon-jaded-339201" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wrapped in Grey Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:11:30 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339201 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Ravanera: Veritas Liberabit Vos http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/22/ravanera-veritas-liberabit-vos-339200 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/22/ravanera-veritas-liberabit-vos-339200'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>MR. CARMELITO Nacabalan, a lumad leader and former kagawad of Dansolihon, an upland barangay that is about fifty kilometers from the city proper, had said the truth in one statement in a public meeting recently in the said barangay, as narrated to me by my by close friend and an environmental ally for the past 25 years, Mr. Edwin Dael of SULOG who is now the City Local Environment &amp; Natural Officer of Cagayan de Oro. </p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/opinion/2014/04/22/ravanera-veritas-liberabit-vos-339200" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kim's Dream Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:10:26 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339200 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Gervacio sisters cheer up home fans in Ozamiz http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/sports/2014/04/22/gervacio-sisters-cheer-home-fans-ozamiz-339199 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/sports/2014/04/22/gervacio-sisters-cheer-home-fans-ozamiz-339199'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>AS THE 2004 Cebuana Lhuillier Age-Group tennis tournament swings off today at the Nazareth Lawn Tennis Club in Cagayan de Oro, at least the Gervacio sisters defended turf in the Ozamiz leg of the Dunlop Sports-backed summer spectacle concluded last Thursday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/sports/2014/04/22/gervacio-sisters-cheer-home-fans-ozamiz-339199" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:09:30 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339199 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph SMS-backed NMRAA now ready for Palaro http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/sports/2014/04/22/sms-backed-nmraa-now-ready-palaro-339198 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/sports/2014/04/22/sms-backed-nmraa-now-ready-palaro-339198'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>IF ITS hardline stance in the ongoing 2014 Alaska Basketball Cup at Xavier University gym here is any indication then, Northern Mindanao is guaranteed to have a very competitive team in secondary basketball of this year’s Palarong Pambansa in Laguna.</p> <p>The Palaro-bound NMRAA squad that competes in men’s 22-under bracket instead of the 17-under division showed too much class in its first three outings of the ABC organized by former PBA star Isabelo “Jojo” Lastimosa.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/sports/2014/04/22/sms-backed-nmraa-now-ready-palaro-339198" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:08:46 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339198 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Students design smart device to aid search and rescue in sea mishaps http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/business/2014/04/22/students-design-smart-device-aid-search-and-rescue-sea-mishaps-33 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-bus-slideshow"> <div class="field-label">Slideshow:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/business/2014/04/22/students-design-smart-device-aid-search-and-rescue-sea-mishaps-33'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>THE number of naval tragedies and accidents at sea in recent years underscore the need for new and modern interventions that will aid in search and rescue operations.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/business/2014/04/22/students-design-smart-device-aid-search-and-rescue-sea-mishaps-33" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:07:45 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339196 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Why is social control important? http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/lifestyle/2014/04/22/why-social-control-important-339195 <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-advance"><legend>Advance Options</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-flag"> <div class="field-label">Attach image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="outbrain_rating"><SCRIPT LANGUAGE='JavaScript'> var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/lifestyle/2014/04/22/why-social-control-important-339195'; var OB_raterMode = 'none'; var OB_recMode = 'dualBox'; var OBITm = '1352879357'; var OB_langJS = 'http://widgets.outbrain.com/lang_en.js'; var OB_showRec = false; if ( typeof(OB_Script)!='undefined' ) OutbrainStart(); else { var OB_Script = true; var str = "<script src='http://widgets.outbrain.com/OutbrainRater.js' type='text/javascript'></"+"script>"; document.write(str); } </SCRIPT> </div><p>IN A bustling intersection of roads, a traffic light is suspended on air like a giant lamp of three different colors not only to guide the drivers and travellers but also to maintain traffic order.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cagayan-de-oro/lifestyle/2014/04/22/why-social-control-important-339195" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Nurse Station Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:05:39 +0000 dr_tangarorang 339195 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph Devotees welcome Easter http://www.sunstar.com.ph/media/2014/04/21/devotees-welcome-easter-339028 <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="600" height="450" title="CAGAYAN DE ORO. Devotees raise their hands to catch flowers thrown by children on angel costume during the Easter Sunday dawn mass on April 20, 2014. (Erwin Mascarinas)" alt="CAGAYAN DE ORO. Devotees raise their hands to catch flowers thrown by children on angel costume during the Easter Sunday dawn mass on April 20, 2014. (Erwin Mascarinas)" src="http://www.sunstar.com.ph/sites/default/files/images/gallery/cagayan-de-oro/2014/04/21/cagayan-de-oro-devotees-welcome-easter.jpg?1398010913" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> CAGAYAN DE ORO. Devotees raise their hands to catch flowers thrown by children on angel costume during the Easter Sunday dawn mass on April 20, 2014. (Erwin Mascarinas) </div> </div> </div> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:21:56 +0000 rcelmetanio 339028 at http://www.sunstar.com.ph