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First Canadian National Filipino Heritage Internship Program

First Canadian National Filipino Heritage Internship Program

by Kevin Lamoureux The first ever Canadian National Filipino Heritage Internship Program was a success and the program was only possible because of the Canada Philippine Parliamentary Friendship Group. The program was based on

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Former First Lady Michelle Obama to Speak in Winnipeg

Former First Lady Michelle Obama to Speak in Winnipeg

The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce is hosting Former First Lady Michelle Obama in Winnipeg on Tuesday September 24th, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. at Bell MTS Place. “The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to

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Knowledge First Financial CLB sign up

Knowledge First Financial CLB sign up

Canada’s largest RESP company none other than Knowledge First Financial conducted their first ever CLB application in Winnipeg, Manitoba on June 29, 2019 at the PCCM. Knowledge First Financial is committed to inspiring students

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Manitoba Leaders’ Debate Highlights Election Season

Manitoba Leaders’ Debate Highlights Election Season

CBC Manitoba held a Leaders’ Debate at their Portage Avenue studios on August 28 in connection with the September provincial elections. Invited were the leaders of the four main political parties, namely Progressive Conservative

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ATU Local 1505 rejects City’s “final” offer

ATU Local 1505 rejects City’s “final” offer

“It’s not all about the money!” The members of The Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1505, has again overwhelmingly rejected the City’s “final” contract offer, the third since the contract expired in January of this

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Filipino Bilingual Program Calls for New Students

Filipino Bilingual Program Calls for New Students

Community urges Seven Oaks School Division to continue monumental language program Manitoba’s growing Filipino-Canadian community has its hopes set on keeping the country’s first Filipino bilingual program running at A. E. Wright School in

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Rainbow Stage is throwing a ball!

Rainbow Stage is throwing a ball!

Cinderella August 13-30, 2019 Rainbow Stage presents Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella, the new Broadway adaptation of the classic musical that will enchant children and adults alike with its warmth, charm, surprising twists and a

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2019 ANCOP Walk Annual Fundraiser

2019 ANCOP Walk Annual Fundraiser

ANCOP would like to extend an invitation to you and your family to join them in their annual fundraiser, an up to 5km walk in Assiniboine Park on Saturday August 10. Registration begins at

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Orange and Lemons sa Winnipeg!

Orange and Lemons sa Winnipeg!

Finally, one of the contemporary purveyors of Philippine Indie Pop music is coming to town! Currently comprised by original members singer-songwriter/guitarist extraordinaire Clem Castro and the Del Mundo brothers JM (bass) and Ace (drums)

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Let’s focus more on our seniors

Let’s focus more on our seniors

By: Cindy Lamoureux, MLA – Burrows We need to focus more attention on our seniors. Prior to entering politics I worked for senior care in our province and through this experience as well as

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