Tag Archives: Iligan

Taking Out Trash

by: Rex Godinez Ortega NOTHING ruins your mornings faster than the sight of tomato skins, egg shells, sliced lemoncitos, and fish bones scattered all over the garage. No doubt, the neighbor’s cat has raided again the mini-Smokey Mountain we’ve been … Continue reading

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The Betamax Experience

by: Rex Godinez Ortega [I get incredibly nostalgic every time I see a Betamax tape or player. It just transports me back to the early 90’s when I was still in high school. This article was originally written for my … Continue reading

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One Odd Look at Barefoot Running

by: Rex Godinez Ortega ILIGAN CITY–THE barefoot child crossed the lanai, and as he took his first couple of steps onto the cement floor of the garage, there was a shriek. “Yuri! Slippers!!” The child is sent scurrying back to … Continue reading

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HomeBrew Café

= Text by: Rex Godinez Ortega (Photos by: Bobby Timonera) ILIGAN CITY—We all take that alternative route whenever we try to avoid traffic. Most of the time we do not mind this longer drive as it takes us through a … Continue reading

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Finding Limunsudan Falls

by Rex Godinez Ortega ILIGAN CITY–What do you call people who visit waterfalls? Waterfallers? According to the World of Waterfalls site, “waterfallers” is the term being used nowadays to describe people who like to go “waterfalling”. “Waterfalling” is, of course, … Continue reading

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Iligan City nursing grad is No. 1

[Writing this article, which came out in the Philippine Daily Inquirer and Inquirer.net on Feb. 2, 2010, was a joy as I knew the subject: Clarie Bontol.] By Rex Godinez-Ortega ILIGAN CITY–Her nickname alone can disarm you. It is Bogging. … Continue reading

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Bar exam No. 2 standing up for Muslim women

[This came out in the Philippine Daily Inquirer and Inquirer.net on April 5, 2009. This was also carried by the MSU-IIT website.] By Rex Godinez-Ortega ILIGAN CITY, Philippines — Mylene Amerol-Macumbal, the second-placer in the 2008 bar examinations, hopes her … Continue reading

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