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Normin juvenile justice, welfare body calls for film fest entries

The Regional Juvenile Justice and Welfare Committee (RJJWC-10) urges students and film enthusiasts to join the first-ever RJJWC Film Festival 2018 highlighting the ‘Jail No Child’ advocacy of the committee. The competition aims to encourage filmmaking enthusiasts to address and reflect on Mindanao experiences, voices, aspirations and issues particularly on ...

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Divine Shrine caretaker falls in buy-bust ops

By Joey P. Nacalaban Correspondent . A Divine Shrine utility personnel was arrested during a buy-bust operation, Wednesday evening. Police Supt. Randy Aneto, El Salvador police station commander, identified the suspect as George Panulaya, 40, residing at Barangay Laliman, El Salvador City. Police said the suspect had been the subject ...

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Dads approve pact between Deped and city

Supporting the expansion of Philhealth’s Primary Care Benefit (PCB) program, the City Council during its regular session this week presided over by Vice Mayor Raineir Joaquin Uy enacted an ordinance authorizing Mayor Oscar Moreno to enter into and sign the Memorandum of Understanding with the Department of Education covering the ...

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Councilor hails city’s improved education system

Councilor Suzette Magtajas-Daba, chair of the City Council committee on education, said she is grateful that efforts to improve the quality of education in the city are being recognized, appreciated, and rewarded. The city government recently received the Seal of Good Education Governance during the 12th Washington SyCip National Education ...

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Dads welcome this year’s Rotary youth city officials

VICE Mayor Raineir Joaquin Uy and members of the 18th City Council welcomed this year’s batch of Rotary Youth Officials led by Rotary youth mayor Jerico Ryan Tarucan of Bulua National High School and Myr L. Gironella of Xavier University Junior HS, vice mayor. Sitting as counterparts of city councilors ...

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Oro writers group hosts workshop

This Oct. 6, local writers collective Nagkahiusang Magsusulat sa Cagayan de Oro (Nagmac) and its flagship publication Bulawan Literary Journal of Northern Mindanao will host “Essaying Self-Disclosures: A Lecture and Writeshop on the Personal Essay” with Wilfredo Pascual, an internationally acclaimed Filipino-American creative nonfiction writer. The event will also consist ...

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Murder suspect helped in rushing victim to hospital

By JOEY P. NACALABAN Correspondent . THE police already have in custody the man who allegedly stabbed a neighbor to death at around 5 am last Friday. SPO3 Jerome Diolanto of Police Precinct No. 5, identified the victim as Edward Gonzales,  42, and a resident of District 1, Barangay Consolacion, ...

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City to work with PMHA for mental health program

THE city government,  in collaboration with the Philippine Mental Health Association (PMHA), Cagayan de Oro-Misamis Oriental Chapter will be implementing the Mental Health Community-Based Program (MCHBP) in the city. This, after the 18th City Council enacted recently an ordinance authorizing City Mayor Oscar Moreno to enter into and sign the ...

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Ocon to inspect mega dike project

THE City Council committee on public works chaired by Councilor Zaldy Ocon will conduct an ocular inspection tomorrow at 9 am at the Cagayan de Oro River where the Mega Dike project is located. This, after the committee tackled the resolution of the Barangay Council of Macasandig requesting Jica, Department ...

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