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CAGAYAN DE ORO
CAGAYAN DE ORO
Roque P. Hofileña Jr.
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Hofileña: Brief organizational profile
THE Negros Occidental Historical Council Inc. (NOHCI) was originally created as the Negros Occidental Historical Commission under Resolution No.33 dated January 15, 1971 of the Provincial Board of Negros Occidental chaired by the late Governor Alfredo Montelibano Jr. and placed ...
From 6 days ago
Hofileña: A fact book on Negros Occidental
TO CONTINUE our listing of recommended books and other historical publications started some 50 years ago when Negros Occidental Historical Council Inc. (NOHCI) was created by the provincial government, we will briefly share today in summary the latest fact book ...
From 13 days ago
Hofileña: Mother of Nations
OUR column today is based on the birth and early life of Mary, the mother of Jesus whose historic annual birth anniversary is widely celebrated on September 8.Based on the Old Testament account, Mary was born to a well to ...
From 20 days ago
Hofileña: Convergence of heroism and history
THE months of August and September have been traditionally considered historic periods to remember our Filipino heroes. Thus, in our issue last week, we joined our nation in the annual commemoration of National Heroes’ Day to honor the memory of ...
From 27 days ago
Hofileña: To strive, to seek, to find and not to yield
OUR column today is inspired by the article of Filipino activist, Ed Garcia, whose notable career history includes participation in the drafting of the 1987 Philippine Constitution and who had also several decades of work experiences with Amnesty International and ...
From 34 days ago
Hofileña: Reiteration of historic heritage values in human life
THIS column coincides with two articles over the past several years reporting on notable events involving heritage values. The first item was the news report that Bacolod City Councilor Wilson Gamboa Jr. sponsored a proposal integrating the importance of heritage ...
From 41 days ago
Hofileña: People participation in heritage promotion
IN OUR continuing series on heritage, we have highlighted the values of heritage/legacies with our concern to contribute more useful information for people such as for teachers and students, various researchers, and other professionals involved with different aspects of history, ...
From 48 days ago
Hofileña: Relevance of history in culture and life
COINCIDENCES, for individual or social groups, can be very interesting or even historically oriented. Upon my arrival from several months travel abroad some years ago, mainly in British Columbia, Canada it was a very interesting coincidence to receive an invitation ...
From 55 days ago
Hofileña: The liberation of Negros
LOOKING back to the historic arrival of the Spanish colonizers from 1521 to 1898, followed by the American colonial period from 1899 to 1946, we recall the Japanese shorter occupation of Negros and the Philippines from 1941 to 1945. The ...
From 62 days ago
Hofileña: Negros Occidental under Japanese occupation (Part 3)
THE history of the challenges facing the Negros resistance movement against the Japanese occupation began with the rise of small independent bands of Usaffe soldiers who had not surrendered roaming the mountainous interiors of Negros Island. From the earliest days ...
From 69 days ago