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Could PBB Teen Fretzie be the next Kim Chiu

Could PBB Teen Fretzie be the next Kim Chiu

When sixteen-year-old Pinoy Big Brother Teen Clash 2010 alum Fretzie Bercede was linked to her fellow alums Bret Jackson and Ivan Anthony, fans wondered if maybe the show had found its next great loveteam—or

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Cebu vice mayor’s group declares Gloria Diaz ‘persona non grata’

Cebu vice mayor’s group declares Gloria Diaz ‘persona non grata’

The Cebu Chapter of the Vice Mayors League of the Philippines has declared 1969 Miss Universe Gloria Diaz persona non grata in the entire province. Aside from the declaration, the resolution also condemned the

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‘Glee’ welcomes Charice

‘Glee’ welcomes Charice

The cast of “Glee” greeted the exchange student from the Philippines with warm welcome and open arms. Filipino singing sensation Charice Pempengco, who plays the role, became an instant winner among her castmates on

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UMSigaw’s September Programs Preview

UMSigaw’s September Programs Preview

Hey guys! It’s been a nice and warm summer, and just before the fall season starts I’m here on behalf of UMSigaw to provide an early preview of some of our upcoming activities. On

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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 BIG DANCE on Broadway

The BIG DANCE on Broadway

Inviting Winnipeg to come downtown and dance it up WINNIPEG –September 2, 2010 – Just two weeks after the success of the first ever River Barge Festival, the Winnipeg Cultural Capital of Canada 2010

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