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Mike Pagtakhan’s 2010 Bike-B-Q Fun Ride

Mike Pagtakhan’s 2010 Bike-B-Q Fun Ride

Over 60 participants braved the rain for Councillor Mike Pagtakhan’s 2nd annual Bike-B-Q Fun Ride was held last August 28. The fun ride made its way from Northgate Shopping Centre all the way to

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Local Filipino band Narra performs at Sept. 11’s Dragonboat Fest

Local Filipino band Narra performs at Sept. 11’s Dragonboat Fest

The Filipino original-music scene in Manitoba is still very young. Only last year did the community see the slow rise of local Filipino bands that compose and perform their original music. One of these

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ICAPEA Workshop Update

ICAPEA Workshop Update

by Gemma Dalayoan The Innovative Cultural Approaches in the Prevention of Elder Abuse (ICAPEA) had its second workshop entitled,” Cultural Barriers and Elder Abuse”, held at the Philippine Canadian Centre of Manitoba ( PCCM)

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Association of Ex-PLDT Workers Summer Fun

Association of Ex-PLDT Workers Summer Fun

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A voice of business through leadership

A voice of business through leadership

This is an event hosted by the Manitoba Filipino Business Council Inc. (MFBC Inc.) that will celebrate local businesses, and the commitment and focus on the journey towards attaining the goals set out by

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The Cast: “Dapit-Hapon Sa Canada”

The Cast: “Dapit-Hapon Sa Canada”

“Dapit-Hapon Sa Canada”, the short play written by Rod Escobar Cantiveros and commissioned by the Knights of Rizal and MAFTI, will be presented on August 21 during the ICAPEA conference to be held at

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Our Home in Paradise

Our Home in Paradise

“Mom, can we live here?” my 8 year old daughter Sabrina asked as I tucked her into bed on our first night at Dive Link Island Resort. I smiled, hugged and gave her a

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Local bands Sacrament and haLf man haLf eLf rock Dylan O’Connor’s

Local bands Sacrament and haLf man haLf eLf rock Dylan O’Connor’s

The local Metal band Sacrament (which performed in the August 3 semifinals) has made it to the finals of “My Band Rocks,” while Classical New Wave band haLf man haLf eLf is yet to

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Layton drops into kid’s camp during recent Winnipeg tour

Layton drops into kid’s camp during recent Winnipeg tour

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Filipino-American Brother Mason Visits Winnipeg

Filipino-American Brother Mason Visits Winnipeg

On July 17, 2010, Brrother Everette Villota of Artesia Sunrise Lodge No. 377 and Al Malaikah Shrine of Cansas City, California, USA dropped by the Kildonan Park where the Fil-Can Cabletow Lodge 189 Masons

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