Archive for the ‘CheckMark’ Category

  • Thousands of bikers participate during the Flight of the Eagles last year. (Photo courtesy of Erolle LinusT. Miranda)

    Davao cycling event to raise funds for watershed reforestation

    Aug 26, 14 • 228 Views • CheckMarkNo Comments

    This year’s 12th Flight of the Eagles will continue to raise funds for the reforestation of the Talomo-Lipadas (TL) Watershed, the current source of Davao’s world-class drinking water. Flight of the Eagles co-organizer and Davao City Water District

  • Pledge to Mother Earth

    North Cotabataan convenes for 1st Eco-Camp

    Aug 15, 14 • 116 Views • CheckMarkNo Comments

    by: Erolle Linus T. Miranda The Central Mindanao Colleges (CMC) through its Center for Social Action (CSA) Office has successfully organized the 1st Kampo Kinaiyahan: North Cotabato Eco Camp on August 1-3, 2014 at the CMC, Kidapawan City, North Cotabato. More

  • SIBLING SURIVORS. The Pogenios, (L to R) Irene, 85, Basilisa, 92, and Ceasar, 74.

    74 year old survives Yolanda with older siblings

    Dec 24, 13 • 301 Views • CheckMark, HallMark, PressMarkNo Comments

    When supertyphoon Yolanda (Haiyan) hit land in Leyte, the Pogenio siblings were inside their small hut in Barangay Rizal in the municipality of Dulag, Leyte. In this short video documentary report by Tina Abesamis (exclusively for CruTV and MARK), Ceasar

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    Playing with Balls

    Sep 4, 13 • 35 Views • CheckMark, Mark. My Word.No Comments

    by Al Gerard de la Cruz   In the heat of the Smart Gilas games, I overheard my pesky apartment neighbor calling his young son. “Ali diri K—, tanaw ta basketball,” he said. (Come, let’s watch basketball.) Apparently K— could not give a

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    Roasting the Lechon at Gaston Park

    Aug 29, 13 • 37 Views • BookMark, CheckMarkNo Comments

    by Anselmo B. Mercado (Written after a rally to abolish the government’s pork barrel on 26 August 2013.) Whenever there is a call for a rally, Kagay-anons have their own mentality. They do not take to the streets that readily. Generally, they are not

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    Pork barrel of your representatives

    Aug 25, 13 • 50 Views • CheckMark, MarkUP1 Comment

    The Department of Budget and Management’s website has every House of Representatives and Senate Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) released beginning 2009 up to the 15th Congress. Below are the useful links to all PDAF releases for House of

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    Party Poopers

    Aug 15, 13 • 42 Views • CheckMark, Mark. My Word.No Comments

    I wanted to strangle my friends after the elections. It was supposed to be in the bag, a straightforward equation. Ang Ladlad would run; my friends and I—all flaming gay, give or take—would give it the shove to become the world’s first elected LGBT

  • The City and its Citizens

    Aug 15, 13 • 35 Views • CheckMark, Mark. My Word.1 Comment

    From a sleepy wooden-fortress by the riverbank to the most competitive city in the country for 2012, Cagayan de Oro is clearly on the rise. There are so many factors to account for this growth. It could be the presence of quality schools and universities