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Reflections on the Reflektor Tour

Reflections on the Reflektor Tour

Written by Maria Cristina Laureano On Thursday, August 14 downtown Winnipeg was filled with crowds of people dressed in costume ranging from batman, cowboys and prom queens. No, Halloween didn’t come early this year

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Have I Told You that, Lately…

Have I Told You that, Lately…

aLfie vera meLLa

(On Rod Stewart’s Enduring Musical Legacy) The enduring and legendary singer Rod Stewart had a concert at MTS Centre on August 8. And it was not just a typical run-of-the-mill karaoke-type sing-along show that

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2014 Kia Soul SX Luxury

2014 Kia Soul SX Luxury

Ron Cantiveros

Cool Car! Cool Colour! The Kia Soul is one bright car, literally. As I was picking up the Kia Soul, it’s presence in the parking lot was very visible. The Kia Soul in Solar

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To Run To or To Run Away, It’s Up to You

To Run To or To Run Away, It’s Up to You

aLfie vera meLLa

On Beyoncé & Jay-Z’s Winnipeg OTR Tour Studio-album-wise, I enjoy listening to various genres of music—be it a 30-minute symphony, a 15-minute Dream Theater song, a three-minute Pop song, or an ear-piercing Death Metal

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‘Din’ versus ‘Rin’

‘Din’ versus ‘Rin’

aLfie vera meLLa

On Filipino Grammar Any language is easy to use by its native speaker only if it is being used for conversational purposes. However, when it is used formally, proper grammar is required; and this

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NoyBi is still alive and kicking!

NoyBi is still alive and kicking!

Perry Diaz

A couple of weeks before the May 10, 2010 presidential elections, a hitherto unknown group popped out of nowhere. It gained a personality when it became apparent that it was campaigning for Benigno “Noynoy”

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Who wants to be a Canadian RN?

Who wants to be a Canadian RN?

Joan Duhaylungsod

I know a lot of them who want to. Maria (not her real name), for one, has always wanted to continue practice her nursing profession even in Canada. Three years ago, she and her

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game

Take Me Out to the Ball Game

The MFBC had another successful event on August 7th with members and guests enjoying themselves to great food and great company at Clay Oven Shaw Park. It was a great night for all those

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Senator Enverga meets with new Philippine Ambassador to Canada

Senator Enverga meets with new Philippine Ambassador to Canada

Senator Enverga met with newly appointed Philippine Ambassador to Canada Petronila Garcia, during a recent visit to the Philippines. Joined by Canadian Ambassador to the Philippines Neil Reeder, Senator Enverga wished Ambassador Garcia all

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It’s almost showtime!

It’s almost showtime!

The biggest gathering of Filipinos in Manitoba is happening on Saturday, August 23. After several months of lead up events including the Tiannge ng Bayan and Festival Queen Coronation, there will be 51 participanting

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