Ron Cantiveros
Canadian Pie

by Ron Cantiveros
ron@filipinojournal.com

Everyone Get Outside!

Everyone Get Outside!

Ron Cantiveros

Okay, there were some bone chilling cold days in January. It was so cold, my cousin from the Philippines sent me a message on Facebook to see if I was ok. She was concerned

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Road Trip to Minnesota

Road Trip to Minnesota

Ron Cantiveros

Back in July, when the NHL released the new divisions and subsequent 2013-14 Winnipeg Jets schedule, there was immediate excitement! The Minnesota Wild are in the same Central Division as the Jets and the

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Zumba puts “FUN” into fundraising

Zumba puts “FUN” into fundraising

Ron Cantiveros

Zumbathon raises over $6,500 for Typhoon Haiyan One amazing event. Twenty five of Winnipeg’s finest and most talented Zumba instructors and over 200 participants made it out to the Zumbathon for Super Typhoon Haiyan

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A Royal Good Time in Brandon

A Royal Good Time in Brandon

Ron Cantiveros

Just when I thought that the winter festivals were over, my friends introduced me to the Royal Manitoba Winter Fair in Brandon, Manitoba. For as long as I’ve lived in Manitoba, this was the

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Culinary romance on the Assiniboine

Culinary romance on the Assiniboine

Ron Cantiveros

There are amazing things happening in a little white tent nestled along the banks of the Assiniboine River as it meets with Red River. The trappers of the fur trade probably never had it

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Celebrating Canada’s Game at the 100th Grey Cup

Celebrating Canada’s Game at the 100th Grey Cup

Ron Cantiveros

There were many story lines leading up to the 100th Grey Cup between the Calgary Stampeders and the Toronto Argonauts. Of particular importance to me was Calgary Stampeder quarterback Kevin Glenn’s return to the

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The Filipino community helps to fill “Empty Bowls”

The Filipino community helps to fill “Empty Bowls”

Ron Cantiveros

The Filipino community is up to the challenge of feeding Winnipeg’s most hungry. In 2007, several Filipino community organizations rallied around Winnipeg Harvest’s World Record Food Drive. Those organizations included the Highlights Performing Group,

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Motivated by a billionaire knight!

Motivated by a billionaire knight!

Ron Cantiveros

Sir Richard Branson visits Winnipeg for a day It’s not every day that you get to hang out and listen to a billionaire, let alone a knight. A knight!! Sir Richard Branson spent a

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Northern Lights bring Manitoba skies to life!

Northern Lights bring Manitoba skies to life!

Ron Cantiveros

This happened! As I was driving home from Calgary earlier this month along the Trans-Canada Highway between Brandon and Winnipeg, a magnificent spectacle of lights danced across the skies to the north of me.

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