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Pinays MB honours Filipino Community Pioneers

Pinays MB honours Filipino Community Pioneers

In celebration of International Women’s Day, the dynamic empowering group Pinays MB for Filipino women in Manitoba hosted a luncheon to celebrate the achievements of community pioneers. The Pinays MB luncheon celebrated three pioneering

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Sharing our winter festivals with family

Sharing our winter festivals with family

The Capucion family spent a day taking in the sights and activities at Festival du Voyageur and included a special overseas guest from the Philippines. Visiting from the Philippines, Jadea Ezra Capucion discovered how

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Talisay Fiesta Celebration 2017

Talisay Fiesta Celebration 2017

The families that make up the Talisay Association of Manitoba celebrated their hometown celebrations at the 2017 Talisay Fiesta celebrations at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall. Over 300 families came to celebrate the Patron Saint

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Ati-Atihan Festival 2017 Celebrations

Ati-Atihan Festival 2017 Celebrations

The Aklan Association of Manitoba celebrated Ati-Atihan at St. Joseph’s Hall to commemorate their annual celebration honouring Sr. Sto. Niño. During the celebration, the association inducted their newest officers. President- Leobert Arsenio; 1st VP-

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KidFish Ice Derby

KidFish Ice Derby

Eric Labaupa

The 3rd annual KidFish ice fishing fundraising derby took place on Sunday, January 8. Over 1200 competitors attended this year’s event despite the cold temperature. 100% of the money raised is donated to the

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Winter Chill

Winter Chill

Shovelling snow has been a daily routine for most Winnipegers including Filipino Journal photographer, Brian Mesias. Over the month of December, southern Manitoba has been hit hard with at least four snowstorms dumping over

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Jollibee Opens In Winnipeg

Jollibee Opens In Winnipeg

The first Canadian restaurant for Jollibee Food Corporation opened to wild crowds, long lines in Winnipeg. The -37c temperature on opening day didn’t stop over 500 people from lining up just to get thier

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MFBC Celebrating Entrepreneurship

MFBC Celebrating Entrepreneurship

Small Business of the Year Sherilyn Andres-Daquis, Maples Physiotherapy Our physiotherapy clinic served more than 3,000 people in the last five years since opening. There was no physiotherapy clinic that was Filipino-owned when we

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Get your 2017 Parks Canada Discovery Pass for Free!

Get your 2017 Parks Canada Discovery Pass for Free!

Discover Canadian Parks for free in 2017 as part of Canada 150 celebrations. For many Manitobans, this means a free park pass if you want to visit Riding Mountain National Park, or make it

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Division 1 Dream: Raizel Guinto Commits to Louisiana Tech

Division 1 Dream: Raizel Guinto Commits to Louisiana Tech

Raizel Guinto, all-star point guard with the Sisler Spartans is heading to play NCAA Division 1 basketball with the Louisiana Tech Lady Techsters as she signed her letter of intent. On Wednesday, September 9th,

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