The municipality of Sta. Cruz was an active participant in the making of Mindanao's and Philippines' histories. From the Spanish rule, to American regime, to Japanese occupation, to independence, to Martial Law, to EDSA Revolution, Sta. Cruz' story was intricately interwoven into the country's saga.More than a century-old municipality, Sta. Cruz was legally created last October 5, 1884 and it is the third oldest town in Mindanao. This gulf was originally called LABO, a Bagobo word meaning marshland. The Bagobo-Tagabawa tribe ruled by Datu Ali w

Sta. Cruz cited as among Top LGUs for BOATR Project implementation
Posted On: 2016-10-24

The Municipality of Sta. Cruz is among the Top 100 municipalities in fast-tracking the implementation of the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) project on Municipal Fishing Vessels and Gears Registration (BOATR Project). The citation was presented on Octob...

Sta. Cruz celebrates 132nd Founding Anniversary
Posted On: 2016-10-15

The municipality of Sta. Cruz celebrated its 132nd Founding Anniversary on October 1-5, 2016 with the theme “STA. CRUZ: Hagit Atubanga, Kalambuan Padayona”. The five-day celebration was the first under a new set of leadership headed by Mayor Alexis C. Almendras and Vice Mayor Engr. Jaime...

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